Two years after losing their mum, the Okoye boys have lost their father. Mr Okoye died yesterday November 24th.
A source close to the family said the late Mr. Okoye recently had a successful knee surgery and was about going for physiotherapy when he fell down.
So sad. May his soul rest in peace…… Read the rest
A new radio station will soon go live in the capital, according to enewsgh.com
Adepa FM, as it would be called, is owned by EIB Network, the Bola Ray and Kwabena Duffour-led media group that also operates the Meridian House-based, Starr 103.5 FM.
EIB Network also owns the revampedUltimate Radio in Kumasi, which is to begin full … Read the rest
Producer and Director of the Last Two Music Group, Edward Nana Poku, a.k.a Hammer, and musician Sarkodie, have paid a visit to embattled artiste, Kwaw Kese, who is in prison custody for a drug related offence.
Both were in Kumasi today, a day after a Circuit court denied him bail.
The gesture adds to an ongoing campaign by some of … Read the rest
Justin Bieber earned a whooping $80million between June 2013 and June 2014, making him the highest earning celeb under 30, according to a new list released by Forbes. See the top 10 below…
1. Justin Bieber, 20, $80 million
2. One Direction, 21 (average age), $75 million
3. Taylor Swift, 24, $64 million
4. Bruno Mars, 29, $60 million
5. … Read the rest
Kwaw Kese was arrested on Saturday evening for allegedly smoking marijuana in Kumasi. The “Swedru Agona” rapper after his arrest appeared before KMA court on Monday morning and was further remanded for two weeks.
After Kwaw Kese was arrested, there have been several campaigns by fans, friends and loved ones to free him. Days after #FreeKwawKese campaign started, Ghanaian celebrities … Read the rest
Kim Kardashian West covers up for Elle Magazine UK January 2015. See OTHER PHOTOS BELOW…Read the rest
This year’s listing of what has become the definitive listing of most influential Africans makes for an interesting read. It was a year that saw over 200 schoolgirls abducted overnight by the Nigerian militant group Boko Haram – an event Obiageli Ezekwesili was not going to let slip away quietly. Listed by New African for her influence in Civil Society … Read the rest
Ghana’s M’am Bea, Macky 2, Butterphly and Nhlanhla seem to have one foot in the Big Brother Hotshots grand finale which is only two weeks ago.
They were the only housemate who survived nominations this week, which also happens to be the last before the final show. This is the pen-ultimate week and ahead of the final vote this week’s
All is set for this Friday’s grand finale of the MTN Hitmaker music reality show at the National Theatre.
On November 29th, all eyes will be focused on the five contestants who will take to stage to thrill for the last time as contestants.
For the first time in the three year-old competition, there will be five finalists due to … Read the rest
Tin kon kon kon tin kon!
DEFINITION OF SHOW BUSINESS?
I grew up learning under the feet of Efua T. Sutherland, Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, Grace Omaboe and Joyce Agyapong among others. My contemporaries are Gloria Ofori, Lys Hayfron Asare, Naana Dansoa, Kwame Sefa kayi, Edinam Atatsi and Mawuli Semevo.
Internationally Phylicia Rashad (Claire Hustible), Oprah Winfrey, Miriam Makeba, Angelique … Read the rest
Udinese midfielder Agyemang Badu led Ghana during the battle against Adebayor’s Togo, but Badu’s Black Stars turned up winners at the end of 90 mins in the absence of Asamoah Gyan, Dede Ayew, Kwadwo Asamoah and many more who all missed the crucial match through injuries.
Ghana have sealed qualification to the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations to be staged … Read the rest
Comedian DKB (Derrick Kobina Bonney) is taking his #DKBLIVE comedy tour to the Ghana Technology University on November 22.Comedians helping him on the tour include Foster Romanus, and Sarkodie Acheampong among others.
Musicians Gasmilla, Jupiter, Obibini, and Echo Charles will provide additional entertainment.Tickets are selling for 10GHc.
It comes with a free Dj ENERGY drink plus a chance to win … Read the rest
This year’s Versatile Show lived beyond expectation. In fact, music actually danced with drama whiles poetry and comedy cheered them on.The show had a beautiful storyline with scenes depicting begging in our society, right from the politician who is more satisfied getting foreign aids, to the Police who was unfairly just, the Pastor who pleases men and himself more than … Read the rest
One more month to the end of the year 2014 and Edem can boast of having an eventful year.
The prolific Ghanaian rapper who is well known for his remarkable ability to wrap his tongue around Ewe words and make them rhyme perfectly, alongside artistically-well-mixed-tunes, was the biggest winner at the 2014 4syte music video awards held in Accra.
The … Read the rest
Former child actress Keke Palmer is all grown up and wants y’all to know that in case some of you don’t know what time it is.
The TV host wore a transparent bra showing her pierced nipple – under a see-through top at the premiere of ‘The Imitation Game’ last night in New York. The dress may not look scandalous … Read the rest
Elikem Kumordzi the tailor, is well aware he has nothing at stake at the BBA Hotshots’ house.He stormed the house with other old and controversial housemates on day 43 and tensions are already rising in between him and Miss P.
The two got into a brawl for no-reason-at-all today.Watch Miss P comparing Elikem to an elementary school kid as Sheillah … Read the rest
Hollywood actress and UN goodwill ambassador, Angelina Jolie on Tuesday called on countries across the world to do more to contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Jolie made the statement in Sydney where she was promoting her new film, “Unbroken.’’“I would say there are many countries in the world that could do more.“We all need to collectively do everything … Read the rest
Emergency’ star, Eazzy, is set to release her brand new album on iTunes on Dec 1, 2014.The singer is determined to keep the contents of the album a secret although it is expected that her collaborative efforts on “Emergency” with Stonebwoy and EL on “Sometin Lost” will make it on the list.
The iTunes-album-release is fronted by Africori, a UK … Read the rest
2014 4syte Music Video Awards came off last Saturday at the Accra International Conference Center with performances from E.L, Stonebwoy, Kwaw Kese, R2ees, Dee Moneey, Episode, Jupita, AK Songstress, Galaxy, D-Black and others.
Bola Ray, host of the show mastered the event making sure the show came out successful. After the event, Episode, Kwaw Kese and Stonebwoy according to critics … Read the rest