According to statistics available to the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Kumawood actor Agya Koo is more popular than Ghanaian most followed actor John Dumelo. This was revealed by the Minister of Tourism, Hon Catherine Afeku.
Hon Catherine Afeku made these statistics known during the launch of Agya Koo TV at the Accra Mall on Sunday, January 4, 2018.
Hon Catherine Afeku in an interview with Attractive Mustapha indicated that plans are underway to develop mobile Apps for celebrities such as Kojo Antwi, Daddy Lumba, Jackie Appiah, Nkansah Lil Win and others. She continued that Agya Koo was chosen based on a scientific survey conducted by the Ministry.
Hon Catherine Afeku responding to the records of John Dumelo having the largest followers online which debunks the Ministry’s scientific survey, indicated that Agya Koo is more famous than John Dumelo in the rural areas.
“Agya Koo is more popular, when you go to my constituency, the people in the rural areas know Agya Koo but when you mention John Dumelo, they don’t know him”, Hon Catherine said.
According to the Minister, the Ministry of Tourism is with the aim of projecting creative artworks of artistes in the country.