Gambia: Music Industry Faces Difficulties Due to Covid-19 Global Crisis

19 February 2021

Gainako Bah, a young Gambian musician has said that, the music industry faced difficulties as a result of the coronavirus outbreak, adding that since the outbreak started they could not stage any concert.

In a chat with Point Entertainment and Style recently, Gainako Bah explained that the pandemic compelled him to perform his music at home, adding that this has really affected him.

As an artiste, I also contribute my quota to national development by contributing to the education sector, he further said.

He advised the public to adhere to measures set aside by government and World Health Organization (WHO), in order to combat the deadly pandemic.

He said many musicians in the country are battling to survive because most of them depends entirely on music to support their families.

"This is the time for us to come together as one to fight against the deadly pandemic" he concluded.

More From: The Point

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.