Wednesday, July 15, 2020

PROFILES: Starr Woman Project 2017 speakers

The 2017 edition of the Starr Woman Project kicks off this Friday - March 31, 2017 - in Kumasi at the Law Faculty of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. The “Starr Woman...

Photos: Trigmatic ties the knot

Popular Ghanaian rapper, Trigmatic, over the weekend tied the knot with his long time fiancée, Dita. Known in real life as Nana Yaw Oduro-Agyei, Trigmatic is credited with several hit songs including 'Motro Modwo' and...

Jon Germain earns nomination at 2017 Nigerian Broadcast Merit Awards

One of Ghana’s finest and captivating voices on radio, the award winning broadcaster/singer Jon Germain has been nominated as African Broadcaster of the year at the 2017 Nigerian Broadcast Merit Awards (NBMA). The host of...

Jay Z plans Trayvon Martin TV series and film

The shooting of black teenager Trayvon Martin by a US neighbourhood watchman sparked a heated debate about racial profiling and the use of lethal force. That case is destined to stay in the public eye...

Thousands throng Nat’l Theater to watch “indescribable Ebo Whyte’s blackmail

The National Theater was a sea of colour, glamour and festivity Wednesday night as thousands of drama lovers throng the facility for the premier of Uncle Ebo Whyte’s latest play, the Blackmail. Featuring 10 characters,...

Street named after Stonebwoy at Ashaiman

A Street in Ashaiman, a community in the Greater Accra region has been named after popular Ghanaian dancehall artiste Stonebwoy. The musician born Livingstone Etse Satekla was born and raised in Ashaiman and started his...

Ghana to host Miss World pageant

As part of the 60th Independence Day anniversary celebrations, there is the possibility Ghana might play host to the Miss World Beauty pageant this year. This was disclosed by the Deputy Chief of Staff, Mr...

Suge Knight hospitalised with ‘life-threatening blood clots’

Death Row Records founder Suge Knight has been hospitalized in Los Angeles for 'life threatening' blood clots. The rap mogul, 50, was taken to the Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center from a LA jail where...

Yaa Gyasi’s Homecoming wins $25k award

Yaa Gyasi has won the 2017 PEN/Hemingway Award for her novel Homecoming. Judges of the award scheme praised Gyasi’s novel as “towering book––imaginative, artful and insightful, and striking in its scope.” She will receive a cash prize of US$25,000,...

Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department apologises to Wyclef Jean

Fugees rapper Wyclef Jean has received an apology from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department after he was handcuffed and detained in a case of mistaken identity. Clef posted a video on social media during...

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