Ruggedman Vies For PMAN Presidency

By Tony Nwanne

Nigerian rapper, Ruggedman has confirmed his readiness of becoming the next president of the Performing Musician Employer’s Association of Nigeria.

The singer revealed this in a post on his Instagram page that he has decided to take up the position.

He posted the picture and wrote, “the next PMAN election is this October 2016 and I Ruggedman, have decided to run for PMAN president. I made this decision because I am glad to be part of the new PMAN. A PMAN that is not about old or new. A PMAN that is not a one-man business. A PMAN that is for every entertainer. A PMAN that is looking out for the best interest of the Nigerian musician. A PMAN that is putting a structure in place, a structure that will enable Nigerian artists get paid their due monies. A structure that will bring about barcoding of albums and encoding of songs. Finally musicians will get paid for downloads and be able to keep track of album sales.
This is a new PMAN and I am all for it”, he wrote.




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