The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) has set June 28, 2019 as the date for its national elections with regional elections following on October 25, 2019. This will be followed by its 2nd Biennial Conference in Accra on June 25, 2020.
The elections will elect a new leadership for the Union after the term of the current executives under the leadership of its President Bice Osei Kuffour aka Obour
This was announced by the General Secretary of the Union, Deborah Freeman at its 1st Biennial Conference in Cape Coast. The conference was under the theme “Building a Vibrant Union for National Development.
MUSIGA President, Bice Osei Kuffour called on government to reintroduce music education into our basic curriculum to ensure our youth enjoy the benefits of pedegogy and also create jobs for the musicians with teaching skills.
Present at the conference were regional executives from all over Ghana with a State Attorney from the Copyright Office, soliderity messages were from UNIWA, GHAMRO, AMWeP, GAG and GCF.