Tag: MUSIGA

Veteran Ghanaian singer Ewurama Badu has been confirmed dead. She is reported to have died at the Effiduase Government Hospital on October 26, 2017. Cause of death isn’t known yet. The confirmation of the death was confirmed by the President of the Musician Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), Bice Osei Kuffour....

The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) is calling on musicians to compose and submit songs on unity and peace as part of the unions contribution to peaceful and credible elections this year. The competition is under the theme Using Music as a Tool for National Cohesion. The winner of the Peace...

The election of national officers of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) for another term, will take place in the Eastern Regional capital of Koforidua from October 29-31, the body has said. A decision was reached by the Union’s Election committee and some of the candidates contesting during a recent...

The Elections Committee of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) has announced that vetting of candidates for the MUSIGA National Elections in October will take place on Thursday September 17 at 10 am at the MUSIGA office in Accra. Chairman of the committee Ben Brako said the decision to reschedule...

It has come to the attention of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) that there are rumours going round on social media particularly Facebook that highlife exponent Ben Brako is dead. MUSIGA would like to categorically deny this rumour and tell Ben’s teeming fans and friends alike that Ben is...

The 2014 MUSIGA Grand Ball, the Benefit Dinner & Concert for Corporate Ghana and Society’s most influential, was held on Friday 5th September 2014, at the Banquet Hall, State House. It was aimed primarily at raising funds to support AMWEF and Musiga Academy. Mr. Sam Afari-Dartey, Board Chairman of Grand...

The music fraternity, led by the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), has been mourning the death of the highlife legend, P.K. Yamoah of Serwaa Akoto fame. The musician died on Monday, August 25, at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital and since then, tributes have been pouring in for the man...

The offices of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) will be relocated to make way for the Marine Drive Project in the coming weeks. The Chief Director of the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Nana Bright Oduro, said this during an interaction with the leadership of the Union. Nana...

Musician Bice Osei Kuffour popularly known as Obour has been sworn into office as new Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) president for another four-year term. He polled some 88 votes to beat off competition from contenders Gyedu Blay Ambolley, 22, and Appiah Dankwa, a.k.a Appietus, 18. The elections took place at...

The Founder of the Kristo Asafo Mission, Apostle Kojo Safo Kantanka has advised musicians to build a united front to work together for the development of the industry. He said infighting, backbiting and character assassination would not augur well for the industry. Apostle Kojo Safo made the call when a...

The MUSIGA Grand Ball on Friday without a doubt flew way beyond the wildest expectations of patrons. With an audience made up of the President, Ministers of State, Members of Parliament, members of the diplomatic corps, captains of industry and lovers of music, the State House Banquet Hall witnessed a...

The second edition of Musiga Grand Ball, was held on Friday 5th September 2014, at the Banquet Hall, State House. It attracted over 73 Companies and groups. Among the companies who were present include Jislah Financial Services, Phoenix Insurance, Ideal Finance, IPAS, Asona Mining, Charterhouse, Kasapreko, Eurostar Limousines, AMA, Freezones Board, Aqua Safari, Erata...