CREATIVE ARTS INDUSTRY: "We Have Received Government’s GHc50 Million" - Mark Okraku Mantey
President of Ghana's Creative Art Industry, Mark Okraku Mantey has acknowledged receipt of Government’s GHc50 Million promise aimed at boosting the sector.
According to him, his board has met with the sector Minister, Barbara Oteng-Gyasi of which new measures have been put in place.
Speaking on an Accra-based radio station, Mr. Okraku Mantey said "Hon. Barbara Oteng Gyasi, Minister for Tourism and Creative Arts, met with leadership of the Creative Arts to talk over how the money will be shared and used for its intended purpose"
Weeks ago, Ghana's Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta in his 2020 mid-year budget review mentioned that government has allocated GHc50 Million to cushion the Creative Arts and Media.
It is emerging the money has been delivered as promised.
Story by: Mandy Adwoa Woods