Entertainment of Friday, 17 July 2015
Telecommunications giant, Tigo Ghana, have denied trending reports that award winning Ghanaian artiste, Sarkodie, has rejected a $250,000 ambassadorial deal offered him by the company.
Sources at Tigo said there was no such deal in the offing to start with.
Tigo Ghana, operators of Tigo Music and Deezer have adjusted their focus on music development in Ghana.
The company, through its Tigo-premiere initiative has supported six Ghanaian artistes and created platforms for many more but have stated that, signing up artistes on ambassadorial deals are not part of the company’s immediate strategy.
Sarkodie is currently in the United States of America preparing for his Apollo Theater concert dubbed, “History in the Making”.
The concert will feature the likes of EL, Obrafuor, Efya, Bisa Kdei, Nigeria’s Banky W, IcePrince and many more.