The Kenya Information and Communications Act (KICA) further empowers the Board to; impose age restrictions to ensure that content which depicts or contains scenes that are rated as adult or are of the language intended for adult audiences are not aired during the watershed period (between 5am –10 pm) and to enforce the programming Code for the free-to-air radio and TV services by ensuring that all programme and non-programme matter, namely commercials, infomercials, documentaries, programme promotions, programme listings, community service announcements and station identifications are classified before they air
The International Film Convention at the Safari Park Hotel
The International Film Convention Official Opening at the Safari Park Hotel . In attendance were : Machakos Governor Dr. Alfred Mutua, Sports Culture and the Arts Cabinet Secretary Dr. Hassan Wario, ICT Cabinet Secretary Mr. Joe Mucheru, Mining CS Dan Kazungu, KFCB CEO Dr. Ezekiel Mutua, KFCB Chirperson Ms. Gathoni Kung’u, Head of EU Mission in Kenya H.E Stefano Dejak, the French Ambassador in Kenya H.E Antoine Sivan as well as representatives from UNESCO, and delegates from France, US, India, South Africa, Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia as well as stakeholders in the local film and broadcast sector.
• Examination and classification of films and posters to be done immediately as requested by cinema theatres
• Sensitization of the stakeholders and the public
• Examination and classifying films
• Carry out research on best practice in content regulation