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Entertainment of Monday, 29 February 2016

Source: Myjoyonline.com

I will set up fund for the creative arts industry – Nana Addo

The flagbearer for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has disclosed that his administration will set a special fund for the creative arts sector.

He said the creative arts is dear to his heart and believes that the sector needs support to foster its growth.

Speaking of his version of the State of the Nation Address Monday at the College of Physicians and Surgeons in Accra, the NPP flagbearer said the fund will be part of key initiatives by his administration to boost the growth of the economy.

The President, John Mahama was heavily criticised by persons in the creative arts industry for neglecting the sector in his State of the Nation Address last Thursday.