All Ugandan musicians will be required to re-register with the Uganda Performing Rights Society (UPRS).
This was announced on Tuesday by the president of the Uganda Musicians' Association (UMA), Ykee Benda, while speaking at the swearing in ceremony of the new UMA leadership.
The Mpaka Records boss said the old UPRS system is being dissolved and a new structure is being developed.
He says a new leadership will be elected by musicians who are registered with UPRS.
He encouraged all musicians to register.