By MOSES SINJWALA
The Zambia Association of Musicians (ZAM) national executive committee has appointment Chaka Nyathando AKA POMPI as national treasurer and Mutale Kapaso as publicity secretary of the association, ZAM President, Tivo Shikapwasha has said.
Mr Shikapwasha said the appointments follows the resignation of Yahya Kaba aka KB as national treasurer and Brian Bwembya AKA B-Flow, Publicity secretary.
He said Pompi, an international multi award winning artist, Innovative Entrepreneur brings to the association His business acumen having graduated from Monash Business School as well as a wealth of experience as CEO of Atmosphere among other businesses.
And Ms Kapaso, who is also an award-winning Gospel artist brings her substantial experience in communication and content curation having worked in the media industry for over 10 years.
“She is the founder of New Era Youth Magazine and has managed high profile print publications such as Let It Flow Magazine, Xploits Magazine and South Africa’s AMI Publications owned by renowned Pastor Alph Lukau.
‘In 2016, she championed Vodafone’s Youth Strategy, the JUMP Amalevels brand and digital platform. Mutale is currently acting Head of Brand, Communications and CSR for Vodafone,” he said.
He said both Pompi and Mutale are credible artists with professional experience in their respective fields.
“These new appointments reflect the association’s commitment to building a progressive and proficient association with professionals that will use their gifts to serve the Zambian artists and the music industry more effectively,” he said.