'Tony Tetuila vs. Wizkid': A Legal Opinion on the Copyright Infringement in a Ghanaian Aphorism

@article{Odugbemi2019TonyTV,
  title={'Tony Tetuila vs. Wizkid': A Legal Opinion on the Copyright Infringement in a Ghanaian Aphorism},
  author={Gbenga A. Odugbemi},
  journal={Environment for Innovation eJournal},
  year={2019}
}
This article considers the question of copyright infringement in the use of lyrics in a musical work (in which copyright existed) in another musical work as demonstrated in a lawsuit filed by one Tony Tetuila and Tic Tac (two popular musical artists from Nigeria and Ghana respectively) against Wizkid and DJ Tunes (both musical artist and producer in Nigeria) in regards to their recent song titled “Gbese”. The article examines the possible outcome of the lawsuit by relying on intellectual…