Mark Okraku Mantey has affirm the reasons behind Patience Nyarko’s public outburst with Joe Mettle.
His submission on Patience rants on Hitz FM’s ‘Daybreak Hitz’ program, the President of the Creative Arts Council said the Patience Nyarko still harbouring bitterness in her heart because of the VGMA award Joe Mettle won over her.
He asserted that Patience Nyarko’s ‘Obi Nyani Me’ was the biggest song that everybody knew on the street at the time the organizers of VGMA bestowed Joe Mettle the award.
Mark thought back to the day a Ghanaian business mogul, Dr Osei Kwame Despite even requested for ‘Obi Nyani Me’ to be played for him on his birthday—and that should tell how big the song was.
Mark, who is part of the VGMA board, remembered telling Joe Mettle he wouldn’t have voted for him if he was at the board room at the time voting was ongoing.
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He elucidated the VGMA Board voted for Joe Mettle at a time he wasn’t even available and they decide it is the final decision.
The popular music director/producer also stated that the issue involving Patience Nyarko is a self-esteem matter.
According to him, Patience is fighting back because people are making it look like she is inferior to Joe Mettle after an award she deserved was given to the latter.