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UGCY are pleased to announce MOBO Award winning artist, Rachel Kerr, the resident host for the UK show alongside media mogul, PY Addo Boateng as Co-hosts for UGCY Ghana



UGCY are pleased to announce the official judges for this year’s maiden competition as:

  • Mrs Diana Hopeson – Former MUSIGA President
  • Pastor Helen Yawson – KICC Ghana – First Lady
  • Noble Nketsiah – Gospel Legend
  • JJD – Sunny FM’s Host of Positive Soul
  • Nii Okai – Gospel Choir Mogul and Gospel great
  • Obed Psych – The Preachers Gh







UGCY Patron’s are:

  • Dr Rev Joyce Ayree and Mrs Diana Hopeson

Mrs. Diana Hopeson, musical legend and former MUSIGA President did the honors at the UGCY press launch on October 2nd 2015 by declaring UGCY GH officially launched accompanied with a speech. She beside herself with extreme delight expressed how grateful and honored she was to be part of the UGCY GH team who will promote a worthy cause of helping to promote choral music in Ghanaian Universities. As a patron would, she encouraged the various Choir Directors present to keep up with the good work they have begun and commit themselves to see the success of UGCY GH in the least way they can.


From the judge’s desk, Ps Helen Yawson of KICC, expressed her utmost gratitude to be called to join the UGCY GH panel. She said that she looks forward to having a great time with choirs across the country who are passionate about their ministries and will go further miles to bring out the best in them as afar as choral music is concerned.


Radio Show Host of Positive Soul on Sunny 88.7 FM, Mrs. Jennifer Jessica Danquah Ajei added her voice to all that had been said initially by her colleague judges. She added that she looks forward to the various choirs ability to be creative with the songs they choose to perform. With her musical background, she encouraged choirs to consider the competition a rare opportunity and invest their time and resources because it’s worth it.