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Blame fake COVID-19 results on Counterfeit Culture

While responding to the reading of Uganda’s 2020/2021 national budget on the 11/6/2020, President Museveni revealed that some of the 697 people tested recently, had been erroneously classified as having tested positive for COVID19 whereas they were negative. I don’t know why the President was surprised by this phenomenon of false positives (read fake positive …

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Don’t be fake Television Show

DBF Tv show is a 30 – 45 minute per-recorded television show that is driven by a carefully selected set of personalities that are either affected by counterfeits or contributing to the effects of counterfeits on society. Aims of the Show The entire show is dedicated to fighting counterfeits and promoting Intellectual Property Rights by; …

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The blind spot in the Intellectual Property debate of poor nations

Out of the 2,888,800 patent applications that the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) reported in 2015, about 40% were coming from Chinese innovators alone. (http://www.wipo.int/pressroom/en/articles/2016/article_0017.html) With those patent figures in mind, I tentatively listened to the official speeches during Uganda’s celebration of Intellectual Property Day that same year. I had been in the preparatory meetings …

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