Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, the Member of Parliament for the North Tongu Constituency has identified five (5) talents (Upcoming artistes) in his Consituency whose name has been withheld to be trained into the music industry.
On Saturday, 23rd January, 2021, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has organized a maiden Talent Discovery and Support Programme for upcoming musicians/artistes at Royal Masito Palace, Mepe in his Consituency under what he described as a talent hunt in the North Tongu Constituency.
The programme which saw in attendance some artistes managers, Music Producers, Music Video Directors, Music Managers has led to identification of five (5) talented and skillful young artistes in North Tongu.
Mr. Okudzeto Ablakwa has also pledge to provide full sponsorship for the five (5) selected artistes for their grooming until they become full time musicians/artistes or superstars in the music industry.
Speaking to Coverghana.com.gh, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa noted that, the programme is intended to support the Creative Arts Industry in Ghana and to also identify talented young once and polish them to be the next superstars.
“Togbe Worgbedzi” meaning “Promise keeper” as his Constituents call him said, “All selected artistes can count on my full sponsorship as they make their way to the top and become our next superstars.”
He again said, it’s crystal clear that North Tongu has got talent, particularly in the creative arts.
Okudzeto Ablakwa said he is eternally indebted to the team of industry experts who made time to mentor and offer life changing opportunities to his talented young constituents, including but not limited to Sadiq Abdullah – CEO of 3Music and 3Music Awards, George Britton – Artiste Manager and Media Personality, Camidoh – Artiste and Music Producer, Ezekiel Tetteh – Music Video Director of TV7, Ricky Kortey – Artiste & Repertoire of 3Music and Edward Owusu – 3Music Manager.
“We shall not leave any sector behind in our quest for comprehensive and just development.” Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa pledged.
See more photos from the event.