Efe O. Omorogbe appointed new chairman of COSON
Written by MaxFM on December 8, 2017
Efe O. Omorogbe, 2face Idibia’s long time manager was appointed as the new Chairman of Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) on Thursday, December 7, 2017.
He was the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Now Muzik Limited, Co-Founder and Director of 960 Music Group. Efe now takes over from former Chairman, Chief Tony Okoroji.
Elected into the COSON Board on May 8, 2012, Omorogbe has served on the interim board at inception and has taken up roles in the struggle to institute far-reaching reforms within the Nigerian music industry in the areas of product packaging and pricing, collective administration, piracy control, general regulation and information management among others.
This decision was made after thorough and deliberations with members of COSON board. COSON Director, Obi Asika also thanked Chief Tony Okoroji for his relentless service during his time as COSON Chairman. Reacting to the latest development,the COSON Director and Co-founder,Dare Fasasi aka ‘Baba Dee’ said the following:
‘‘The change is occasioned by the need to reposition COSON and lead it to its new era. It is time to consolidate on our gains and ensure that we get the society to the place of our dreams.’’