VGMA 2020 to take place in August

Theresa Ayoade, CEO of charterhouse has revealed that the 2020 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) will come off in August.

According to the CEO,the management made this decision after President eased some restrictions put in place to prevent the spread of covid-19 pandemic.

She said on Joy News that her team is re-strategising to bring the best of entertainment to viewers in August regardless.

She stated; “The challenges of putting together logistics and not being sure of expected revenue is a real issue. In normal times, we will have been able to sell up to 4,000 tickets in VGMA-related events, but it is not so now,”

She further explained that, as organisers, Charterhouse is looking into utilising the digital space and new directives for events put forth by the Tourism Ministry.

She added, 2020 VGMA will have a live audience but with the needed social distancing and health protocols.

Preparations have gone into making sure that Ghanaian artistes in other countries and audiences, who cannot come to the show, can join virtually, she added.