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JUMIA’s Rocket Internet Allegedly Holds Competitor KONGA’s Trademark RANSOM: Cybersquatting in Africa Just Got Real!

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The legal drama keeps coming and for Africa, especially, the best is yet to come. Indeed, the legal drama that keeps  trickling in is just a foreshadow of what is to come as Africa’s entertainment industries gets even more sophisticated. I am savoring and loving every moment. The latest legal drama is the case of  JUMIA’S ROCKET INTERNET v. KONGA.COM. …

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Saran Kaba Jones Face of Africa v Isaac Boateng’s Face2FaceAfrica: LOVE DRUNK ON “FACE Africa” Can Somebody just FACE Africa Already?!

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Many times  I think I am the only one who thinks certain things, till of course I log online and see woosah! there are people who share some of my rad thoughts. I won’t drop names. Yesterday I did my usual routine, get up, get ready for work. Eat breakfast, check all news, read emails etc. then go to work …

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Sheesh! Hintsonline Magazine Blatantly Copies BellaNaija.com, All Sorts of Wrongs on Intellectual Property Fronts

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Sheesh people. I am blown away sometimes by the length thieves take in copying other people’s work i.e. content, trademarks etc. People, Nigeria’s legal systems might not be strong on the enforcement part, and yes intellectual property laws are still something Nigeria and the rest of Africa is trying to figure out. But, please believe me when I say there is …