Thursday , 18 January 2018

ENTERTAINMENT

‘The Rock’ named Forbes richest actor of 2016

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson

This year has been a marathon of wins for Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, from presidential teases to absolutely nailing his impression of Central Intelligence co-star Kevin Hart. So it’s no surprise that Forbes named The Rock the highest-paid actor on the planet in their annual Highest Paid Celebrities list, clocking in at a mean $64.5 million. “Receiving news like this will ... Read More »

Funny Face divorces wife less than two years after marriage

Funny Face divorces wife

Comedian and actor Benson Ohene Oduro Boateng popularly known as Funny Face is said to have ended his two-year marriage with his police CID wife, Elizabeth Nana Adjoa Ntim. Funny face and now ex-wife Elizabeth (ghanacelebrities.com) The private engagement ceremony which took place on November 29, 2014 at Elizabeth’s family residence at Omanjo near Sowutuom in Accra is said to ... Read More »

PHOTOS: Highlights of Miss Ada week 4

Miss Ada week 4 poster

Last night, we saw the contestants display and educate us on the typical traditional marriage of the Adas. We learnt there are four types of marriages in Ada community namely L3l33yo which is marriage by bethrothal, S3heyo (stool wife), Ahogba (marriage to a widow or widower) and Gbanits3 – marriage where the couple choose whom to marry by themselves. Best ... Read More »

2 years on: 7 things you ought to know about Castro’s disappearance

Castro - has been missing for two years now

Two years ago the news of the disappearance of Ghanaian musician, Castro and friend, Janet Bandu took many Ghanaians by shock. Efforts are still being made to find the bodies of the two who are thought to have drowned in the Ada River, but 2 years after the disappearance of the duo, here are the facts you need to know. ... Read More »

Abeiku Santana unveiled as ‘Asafotufiami’ festival Ambassador

Abeiku Santana Asafotu ambassador

Ghana’s biggest festival christened Asafotufiami, held annually in Ada, in the Greater Accra Region have finally unveiled their ambassador for this year’s festival. The Ada Traditional Council in conjunction with Shatta Movement Family (SMF) has come together to unveil Dr. Gilbert Abeiku Santana as an ambassador for this year festive occasion to be held in the month of August in ... Read More »

Miss Ada pageant heats up: week 2 highlights

Miss Ada 2016 2nd week 1

Update by Louisa Atta Akpoto It was another Sunday night and the Kasseh Township came to life, the studios of MGTV was fully packed for the second week of the maiden edition of Miss Ada which was streaming live on MGTV. Did you know how the name Okorlihi came about? Did you know the first clan to settle on the ... Read More »

Court bans Club Rubstone from ‘jamming’ for one year

Rubstone1

The only public entertainment centre in the District Capital of the Ada East, Club Rubstone, popularly known simply as Rubstone hsd been banned from disc jockeying for one year. The magistrate court in Ada on Wednesday 22nd June banned Rubstone from playing music or spinning for one year. The presiding judge, Jonathan Avugu ruled that the bar can operate as ... Read More »

Miss Ada 2016 launched, 8 contestants vie for top prize

Miss Ada 2016 contestants in group photograph with some of the patrons

Light, camera, sound, action! It was all joy at studio B within the premises of MGTV in Kasseh-Ada on Sunday night during the official launch of the maiden edition of Miss Ada, a live reality beauty pageant organized by Mega Group of Companies. The theme for the pageant is ‘Unveiling Beauty Through The Cultural Heritage of The Adas.’ The occasion was ... Read More »

Bright of Buk Bak and Promzy of VIP confirm new group, B.P

Promzy (left and Bright have jointly formed a new music group

Bright, the only surviving member of hiplife music group, Buk Bak has teamed up with Promzy, former member of VIP to form a new group, BP. The two confirmed the formation of the group in an exclusive interview with Hitz @ 1from their base in the United States. Promzy posted a picture of himself, Bright and the late Ronnie Coaches ... Read More »

2016 BET Awards: Stonebwoy calls for support for MzVee

Mzvee nomination

Afro/dancehall artiste, Stonebwoy, has urged Ghanaians to support MzVee despite arguments about whether she deserves the nomination at Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards or not. Lynx Entertainment’s MzVee has been nominated in the Best International Act: Africa category. She secured nomination alongside AKA (South Africa), Black Coffee (South Africa), Cassper Nyovest (South Africa), Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania), Serge Beynaud (Cote D’ivoire), Wizkid (Nigeria) and ... Read More »