The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on Saturday 22nd August, 2020 hinted that Cabinet has passed the Creative Arts Bill and would soon be put before parliament.
The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, announced this at the launch of the Party’s 2020 Manifesto in Cape Coast.
He said the New Patriotic Party (NPP), will set up three ultra-modern recording studio to support players in the Arts and Entertainment industry.
He said this is to offer the brilliant array of multi-talented artists the platform to unearth their skills with affordable and professional recording studio in a flexible environment, allowing all the chance to step up and take musical careers to the next level.
The studios would be set up in Accra-Tema, Kumasi, and Takoradi.
He said the Party sees the Creative Arts industry as a major growth pole with so much talents, which have been bedeviled with access to studios due to lack of capital, hence their determined to address the challenge accordingly.
Aimed at creating jobs and empowering the people especially the youth with interest, the facility will offer a renting space for their recordings.
He also assured of the completion of Kumasi theatre, and commence construction of new ones in Takoradi and Tamale.