Kenya is going to take a greater degree of control over the fees to which it is entitled in respect of international trade mark registrations that designate it. According to this morning's WIPO media release:
This blogger doubts that this will make a great difference to Kenya's public revenues and spending habits: in 2013 the country received just 1,430 Madrid designations.
Madrid (Marks) Notification No. 202
Protocol Relating to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks
Declaration by the Republic of Kenya