MUSIGA’s 3-day workshop in Akosombo ongoing

Bessa Simons is the Acting President of MUSIGA

The leadership of Musicians Union of Ghana MUSIGA are in Akosombo for a three day workshop which started yesterday, July 4.

The workshop which is an initiative of International Federation of Musicians (FIM), an international organisation of Musicians Unions based in Paris, France is facilitated by the Deputy General Secretary of FIM, Mr Thomas Dayan and Mrs Gunnel Maria Person Westin of the Swedish Musicians Union.

Some of the topics to be discussed include Collective Bargaining Agreements, Gender Issues and development roadmap for the Union.

According to the Acting President, Bessa Simons, “MUSIGA is focused on building the capacities of its leadership to ensure that they are ready for the transformative work required for it to play their rightful role in the music industry in Ghana.”

Former MUSIGA President, Alhaji Sidiku Buari was a vice President of FIM while the immediate past president, Obour was an executive member of FIM.

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