Entertainment of 2014-08-03

New GHAMRO Board appoints executives

The new appointed GHAMRO board mandated by court to organize election for substantive executives have released their first official press statement.

The board have appointed various officers to lead and occupy respective positions including Chairman, PRO and secretary.

Read the statement unedited:

Following the Order of an Accra High Court in the matter of NANA KWAME AMPADU & 99 Others vrs GHANA MUSIC RIGHTS ORGANIZATION & 12 Others, a five (5) – Member Board of Receiver-Managers was appointed to run the affairs of GHAMRO for six (6) months.

The Board is constituted by:

Nana Aboagye Da Costa – Musician/Right Owner

Kwame Nsiah-Apau – Musician/Right Owner

Enoch Agyepong – Music Publisher

Ms Dorothy Habadah – State Attorney/Representative of the Copyright Office Kow Sessah Acquaye – State Attorney/ Representative from the Attorney General’s Department

After its initial meeting on Tuesday the 29th of July, 2014, Nana Aboagye Da Costa was elected Chairman, Ms. Dorothy Habadah as Secretary and Kwame Nsiah-Appau (Okyeame Kwame) as the Public Relation Officer with the rest as members.

Further details of the first meeting of the Receiver-Managers and other related matters will be made public in an August Press Conference.

Thank you.

Kwame Nsiah-Appau