The Statute Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act No. 12 of 2019 was assented to on 5th July 2019. The law amends Section 93A of the Companies Act 2015 by making it a requirement for all companies incorporated in Kenya to register its beneficial owners. In a legal notice dated 18th February 2020, the Companies (Beneficial Ownership Information) Regulations 2020 were gazetted to give effect to Section 93A of the Companies Act.

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