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STATEMENT: Ghana Online Writers Association Suspends Publications On Sarkodie – Until Further Notice

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Following lobbying efforts by the GhanaOnline Arts Writers Association (GOAWA) against indiscipline in the industry, especially towards the media, GOAWA announces the publication of stories from the camp of BET award winner and Duncwills Entertainment rapper, Sarkodie – until further notice.

The decision is precipitated by the rapper’s recent expression of ungratefulness towards the media and the passage of some comments which we deem as an insult to our profession and us as practitioners.

Efforts are being coordinated with similar Associations/Movements with the common goal of opposing the act of indiscipline in the music industry in Ghana. This is not to claim that the media is untouchable or is a ‘saintly’ institution – we also do get it wrong sometimes and thus welcome constructive criticisms.

However, Sarkodie’s comments in his song titled ‘Free Press’ smacks of gross ungratefulness. In our efforts to put Ghana on the world map in terms of art and culture through our writings online, we also need to make sure we help shape and keep a well disciplined and focused arts industry.

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Derrick Asare is an Editor for Xbitgh. He love Music, going to the movies, making friends, web designer, computer science major.

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Mahama donates GHC 10,000 cedis to Super OD’s family

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Mahama donates GHC 10,000 cedis to Super OD’s family

Former President, John Dramani Mahama has donated a sum of GH? 10,000 Cedis to the family of the late Asonaba Kweku Darko, popularly known as “Super OD”.

The announcement was made by the Central Regional Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Allotey Jacobs at the final funeral rites which are being held at Swedru-Abodom in the Central Region.

The former president who is at the funeral of the renowned comedian has received a rapturous welcome from NDC and non-NDC faithful at the funeral.

The former president was accompanied by Central Regional Chairman of the NDC, Allotey Jacobs, former Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah, Deputy General Secretary, Kofi Adams and Appiah Stadium, among others.

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