As stated by its National Chairman Kevin Lucciano Gabriel, “we are set to reach out to our pre-registered members and intending artistes and musicians in a bid to upgrade the member database,we will be working with moving forward”.
In the present structure,member welfare and capacity building is of utmost importance to us and we can only co-ordinate it properly with an updated database. The strength of any union around the world is in its numbers and benefits and those are two of our strongest areas of focus,presently.
Registration for existing members will be coordinated through all existing state chapter databases while intending musicians and artistes will be required to register through the union’s newly re-designed website.
The union is also set to embark on a massive nationwide tour of campuses to reach out to young musicians and artistes present in tertiary institutions.
“We will go wherever our people (artistes) are especially schools to engage and encourage them on the benefits of joining the union in our bid to re-structure the industry especially in the areas of artist welfare” affirms Kevin.