KFC Ghana (a member of the Mohinani Group ) has partnered Vida Café to donate things truly worth ¢15,000 to the aged and the unwell in the inventive arts sector.
Items contain baggage of rice, oil, tin tomatoes, and other foodstuffs.
In accordance to KFC and Vida Café, this is their way of supplying back again to society.
Performing President of the Musicians Union Of Ghana, MUSIGA, Bessa Simons indicated that the Union was concerned about the veterans in the course of the coronavirus pandemic, therefore the gesture is much appreciated.
Minister of Tourism, Artistic Arts, and Tradition, Barbara Oteng Gyasi prolonged appreciation to the donors for their help.
“The effects on the aged is extreme. We respect what firms are accomplishing for the imaginative arts field. We want to choose the measures to assist the existing folks so they really do not go through what the aged went by means of. This will enable them to just take care of on their own in the potential.
“We are appealing for extra support whilst they get the job done to set the correct constructions in location.
“We are also functioning on an insurance plan coverage for practitioners in the business. The present-day artistes will get the needed guidance from now,” she stated.
Mrs. Barbara Oteng Gyasi reported she was hopeful of a fantastic yr, right up until coronavirus turned a pandemic.
She is, therefore, urging all industry gamers to consider benefit of the virtual area and social media platforms available.
“Use creative signifies to do wonderful issues to be able to put out the best when Covid-19 is above. The virtual house ought to be taken edge of even although the marketplace will not derive much but they will assistance and make items transpire for the industry,” she suggested
President of the Inventive Arts Council, Mark Okraku-Mantey also thanked the donors for their support for the industry. He requested institutions not to only concentration on musicians but actors, as very well as other sectors of the innovative arts sector.
Other personalities existing incorporated, previous Musiga President Diana Hopson, Administrator of Musiga Ahuma Bosco Ocansey, Scretary of the National Film Authority, Juliet Asante, Veteran musician Pat Thomas, Dela Hayes, Dr Mary Ghana and some others.
Performing President of Musiga, Bessa Simons reported the donation will be dispersed equally among the aged, not leaving out those outside the house the money, Accra.
The Covid-19 pandemic has brought the innovative arts field to a halt, thereby, creating industry gamers eliminate a ton of funds and revenue due to the fact there are no a lot more live shows or movies.
Most field players have had to vacation resort to on line usually means of entertaining their supporters and showbiz lovers.