Should Odong Romeo Ask the court to take action against State House for using his song without permission?




Should Odong Romeo Ask the court to take action against State House for using his song without permission?

In some country Federal law give copyright owners intellectual property rights to use their copyrighted works for a term of life plus 70 years,no one else can use your work without your permission as long as you are alive, plus an additional 70 years. If you are caught using copyrighted material or images owned by a legal copyright owner, you may have to pay him civil damages

Odong Romeo ‘Yoo leng’ song was use in a cover video showing NRM achievement in Gulu town,One of the town in Northern Uganda. The video was shared by HE president yoweri museveni on his official facebook handle.

Is it right for Romeo Odong to file a case against NRM Government for using his song without permission?

Below is the video.