Tag: anti-counterfeit authority

The cost of illicit trade on Kenya’s economy

A study conducted by the Anti-Counterfeit Authority in Kenya between October 2019 and February 2020 shows that illicit trade cost Kenya more than $900 million in revenues. John Akoten, Deputy Director of Research, Anti-Counterfeit Authority joins CNBC Africa for more.

Kenya steps up war against illicit trade & this is how much counterfeiting cost the country

Counterfeiting and other forms of illicit trade cost Kenya billions of shillings and a sensitization program targeting counties to combat the vice was recently launched in the country. Deputy Director of Enforcement & Legal Services at Anti-Counterfeit Authority (ACA), Johnson Adera joins CNBC Africa to help understand this.