Universal Music Group to expand operations to support African talent

AFRICA – Universal Music Group, a global music publishing giant, has announced plans to expand operations in Africa in countries such as Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya in 2021, reports Bloomberg. The firm, majority owned by Vivendi SA, has an office in Ivory Coast to oversee French-speaking countries, alongside a base in Morocco for the northern nations to tap into the francophone music scene. “We are thinking long term and looking to build lasting infrastructure in order to support African talent for years to come. We want to expand the possibilities…

Read More