Nigerian Artistes who perform at Ghana Music Awards are not paid – Charter House

By on

Vodafone-Ghana Music-Awards-2014 -OnoBello0505-01
Vodafone-Ghana Music-Awards-2014 -OnoBello0505-01Charter House, a Nigerian owned Company which organizes awards for Ghanaian Musicians and ‘Showbizers’ has made a shocking revelation. learnt that, Foreign Artistes particularly Nigerian Acts who are airlifted to the country every year during the Ghana Music Awards to perform are not paid for their services.

The Director of Productions, Nii Ayittey Hammond is quoted to have said on Radio Univers, University of Ghana based Radio Station that “if they (Nigerian Acts) are coming to perform at the awards night, they don’t charge us and we don’t pay them. All we do is, we ensure that we take care of their flight, their accommodations, their per diem and give them their honorarium because they understand that it is an awards night”.

According to him, the foreign Artistes, particularly the Nigerians are aware and understand how their publicity could be propelled when they are billed to perform on such big night. is following on truth behind this and would update Readers.


Author: Nana Kwesi Coomson (

ABOUT: Nana Kwesi Coomson

[email protected]

An Entrepreneur and Philanthropist. Editor-in-Chief of A Senior Journalist with Ghanaian Chronicle Newspaper. An alumnus of Adisadel College where he read General Arts. He holds first degree in Bachelor of Arts from the University of Ghana; Political Science (major) and History (minor). He has also pursued MSc Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Energy with Public Relations (PR) at the Robert Gordon University in the United Kingdom. He is a 2018 Mandela Washington Fellow (YALI) who studied at Clark Atlanta University on the Business and Entrepreneurship track. His mentors are Rupert Murdoch, Warren Buffet, Sam Jonah, Kwaku Sakyi Addo and Piers Morgan

view all posts by: Nana Kwesi Coomson  

ABOUT 233TIMES is a Ghanaian media house which serves as a major source of exclusive interviews ,music and video downloads, news and more. reports on major events,news covering entertainment, politics, sports, etc from within Ghana, Africa and beyond.

We have a platform for the amateur artistes to portray their staggering talents ...more...


facebook twitter youtube google plus linkedIn

To advertise with us or make enquiries, please visit or call +233249455142 (Selorm), +233248185848 (Nana Kwesi)