Tag Archives: Musiga

Publish breakdown of the GH¢ 2m – Gallaxy to Obuor


Some musicians in Ghana are still not convinced by Obuor’s account of how the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) used the GH¢ 2 million given to the music industry 5 years ago. Music duo Gallaxy who are not satisfied with accounts made by MUSIGA President Bice ‘Obuor’ Osei Kuffuor, told Citi Showbiz that the President should publish a breakdown of how the ...

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MUSIGA spent GH¢ 800,000 of GH¢2m gov’t fund on research – Obour

obuor at mogo awards

Stakeholders of the music industry may now heave a sigh of relief as their quest to know how the GH¢ 2 million given the music sector by the government in 2012 was used, is gradually being satisfied. The President of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) Bice ‘Obour’ Osei Kuffuor has revealed to Accra-based Starr FM that only GH¢ 800,000 ...

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We’ll give Paapa Yankson state burial – Akufo-Addo


President Akufo Addo has assured the family of deceased highlife legend Paapa Yankson of government’s support to give him a beffiting state burial. The final funeral rites for Paapa Yankson will be held on 21st October, 2017. Akufo-Addo said this at a meeting with a delegation of family and friends led by the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Abelema ...

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Okyehene commits to fighting galamsey in Atiwa forest


The Okyehene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori-Panyin II, has reiterated his commitment to protect the Atiwa  forest from the activities of illegal miners and chainsaw operators. He said this  when the President of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), Bice Osei Kuffour, popularly known as Obour, and some musicians paid a courtesy call on him at his palace on Monday. The musicians, including ...

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MUSIGA honours Kasapreko boss


The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) has conferred an honorary award to the Founder and Group Chairman of Kasapreko Company Limited, Dr Kwabena Adjei for his support to the music industry. The award, Music Pillar Honour Award, was presented to Dr Adjei at the just-ended MUSIGA Grand Ball held in Accra over the weekend for his “great support and pivotal ...

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MUSIGA to mourn with Obour on Saturday


Mr Bice Osei-Kuffour aka Obour, the President of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), would on Saturday October 22, bury his late mother, Madam Christiana Addo at Juaso in the Ashanti Region. The burial would be held at the Juaso Town Park on Saturday, October 22 and Sunday, October 23 for the memorial service. Juaso is expected to be in ...

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National Development Planning Commission commends MUSIGA

Bice Osei Kufour (Obour) - President of MUSIGA

The Chairman of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) Mr. P.V. Obeng last Friday commended the leadership and entire membership of the Musicians Union of Ghana for taken an initiative that will help establish the primary foundation for the future development of the Music sector and the larger Creative Arts sector. He also commended KPMG for the quality of work ...

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Citi FM Heritage Month comes to an end


For the past eight years, Citi FM has declared the month of March as the “Heritage Month”, a month dedicated to highlight Ghanaian Heritage. The series of programming put the focus on Ghana and led discussions on various aspects of Ghana’s cultural heritage. The thematic areas for this year’s Heritage Month were Ghanaian Music, people, migration and settlements, food and ...

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