Chief Executive Officer of 3Music Awards, Sadiq Abdulai has asked the Akufo-Addo led government to consider choosing Mark Okraku Mantey as the deputy Tourism Minister.
According to him, the entertainment industry needs to recover from the wounds, so a person with technical knowledge is needed to achieve this goal.
In an exclusive interview with GhanaWeb, Mr. Abdulai said, “The deputy ministerial role may go to somebody like Mark Okraku Mantey for instance who also has a certain proven track record working in the industry…this is a proposal or designate for the ministry to see how he will bring his A-game on.”
When talking about Mohammed Awal’s appointment as Minister of Tourism, the CEO of 3Music Awards said that he deserves praise for his hard work during his tenure as Minister of Business Development.
He therefore urged industry players to have confidence in Mohammed Awal as he’s poised to revamp the tourism, entertainment industry.
“One of the things that many people care about is whether he has made great achievements in the Ministry of Commerce. This is the reason for regaining confidence in the industry because the Ministry of Commerce has achieved such success. Mr. Abdullah said.