Dr Thomas Yawson as Acting First Vice President of MUSIGA in this interim period.
'So my continued stay as the President of MUSIGA would be an abuse of the Union's constitution and will also affect the Union's operations since I can't give it my full attention.' Meanwhile, the NEC also resolved to seek an Alternative Dispute Resolution to the court suit brought against the Union by Ras Caleb Appiah-Levi, a presidential aspirant in the race to succeed Obour.
The Swedish trade union LOTCO and the International Federation of Musicians will return to Ghana to work with Musiga
'I realised that we don't have most of the current musicians joining MUSIGA
, they simply shy away so I intend bringing them on board and also its high time MUSIGA
goes digital to ensure members monetize their works through the various digital platforms available both locally and internationally'
He said MUSIGA
needs people with the necessary business orientation to run their affairs, but not just musicians.
He made the statement in response to a recent comment made by Obour that he is the best President MUSIGA
has ever had.
The committee has Smart Nkansah as its chairman, with former MUSIGA
president Diana Hopeson as Secretary.
I do not care about what other people who have no idea and haven't investigated thoroughly have to say on this issue,' the MUSIGA
The Greater Accra Chairman of MUSIGA
, Ras Caleb Appiah Levi who led the delegation to visit the musician speaking to Sammy Flex on Zlofon FM Wednesday morning disclosed that Kwadee made them aware that he will be glad to ink a deal with the Nana Appiah Mensah-owned company because he has several unreleased songs.
According to the Vice President of MUSIGA
, Bessa Simons, the leadership of the union will hold an executive meeting with the MCE to overturn his decision.
She added that, 'MUSIGA
and GAMRO executives are not helping things.
A day before that, RuffTown Records, in collaboration with the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA
), Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture and Kasapreko Company Limited, organised a tribute musical concert at Trade Fair Centre for Ebony where tickets sold at GHC10.