Management of Ghana Education Service has received a letter from the Author of the Kaya Girl, a NaCCA Approved WASSCE set text for English Literature
To Wit, Mamle Wolo(Author), has the copyright to the above mentioned book and no other party has the right to film, perform or sell the work without her permission
It is evident to note, Bismark Ferkah of a company as Fudakay Media has made a film based on the book. The KAYA Girl without the Author permission, in violation of her copy right and intellectual property.
Additionally, Bismark Ferkah has been screening this film in Public Senior High Schools in the Country at a fee. This act defies the law of Ghana Education Service regarding the collections of monies from student.
On the above details Regional Directors should Henceforth stop Bismark Fedukay from entering our schools to show a film he does not own copy right or have authorization
Furthermore, Regional Directors should investigate and send reports to the Director General, Indication all senior High Schools Heads who may have, or are in engagements with Bismark, such Heads should submit a copy of the letter which granted approval to Bismark to have access to the schools in that regard