Thursday , 18 January 2018

ENTERTAINMENT

Ambolley: Marijuana gives enlightenment; legalise it

Gyedu Blay Ambolley

Veteran highlife musician, Gyedu Blay Ambolley, has supported the call for the legalisation of marijuana. According to him, the Ten Commandments by God to man is not against smoking and so sees no reason why it should not be legalised. He argued on Class FM that marijuana “enlightens” people to become more “conscious” of the dos and don’ts of life. ... Read More »

Movie starring Ghana’s Abraham Attah nominated for 2016 BET Awards

Abraham Attah and Idris Elba in "Beasts of no Nations"

Critically acclaimed movie “Beasts of No Nation” which stars multiple award-winning young Ghanaian actor, Abraham Attah, has been nominated for this year’s Black Entertainment TV (BET) Awards. The movie was nominated alongside “Concussion”, “Creed”,“Dope” and  “Straight Outta Compton” for the “Best Movie”category. Based on the 2005 novel of the same title by Uzodinma Iweala, it was partly shot in Ghana and ... Read More »

Ghana’s MzVee nominated for 2016 BET Awards

MsVee for BET award

Lynx Entertainment’s MzVee has been nominated in the Best International Act: Africa category at 2016 BET Awards. MzVee with a broad smile (Instagram) 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 Yemi Alade (Nigeria). The 2016 BET Awards is slated for June 26 at the Microsoft ... Read More »

‘Playing Ghanaian songs is common sense’ – Rex Omar

Rex-Omar

Veteran highlife artiste, Rex Omar has stated that it should not take a legislation to compel radio stations to play more local songs but common sense. He shares the view that playing local songs is just like purchasing made in Ghana goods which goes a long way to help grow the economy. Rex Omar’s comment comes on the heels of ... Read More »

Ghana grab 15 nominations at 2016 AMAA Awards

Former Ghana Actors Guild President, Fred Amugi with other actresses

Ghana had a maximum of fifteen (15) nominations with five (5) films for the upcoming 2016 Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAAs) to take place in June. The nominations were announced on Sunday, May 15 by President of 2016 AMAA Jury, Mr. Husseini Shaibu during a ceremony at the Protea Hotel in Ikeja, Lagos. Unlike previous years, Ghana recorded a lot ... Read More »

Kwaku Bonsam: Shatta Wale will win international award this year

Kwaku Bonsam

Fetish priest, Nana Kwaku Bonsam has prophesied that dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale, will win an international award before the year ends. Kwaku Bonsam in a video posted on Facebook could not fathom why Shatta Wale excluded from the 2016 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMAs). He questioned why organisers could not forgive the artiste for maligning the scheme. In the video, ... Read More »

Sex tapes! What every woman should know

Women are usually the victims of sex tape leaks

Sex tapes have sprouted lately and have practically become the conventional fabric that hung loosely on today’s youth. Honestly I find it totally absurd for a woman to allow herself to be filmed during sex. It has always been the idea of their male counterparts, who as it always turns out to be, become anonymous when the tape leaks. Lots ... Read More »

I’m not arrogant; I’m just “painfully shy” – Nadia Buari

Nadia Buari

Sensational Ghanaian actress, Nadia Buari has debunked claims that she is arrogant.According to the ‘Mummy’s Daughter’ actress, she is a “painfully shy” person and is often interpreted by people as arrogance.“I think I am a weirdo, naturally sometimes I can be a nerd… I am painfully shy and really nervous but a lot of people don’t believe that…but I am ... Read More »

Remembering Robert “Bob” Nesta Marley: 10 quotes

Bob Marley

Today marks the 35th anniversary of the death of legendary Jamaican reggae singer Robert “Bob” Nesta Marley who passed away on 11 May 1981 (aged 36) in Miami, Florida, United States. A fervent and unapologetic Pan-Africanist, Marley strongly believed in African unity and his beliefs on Pan-Africanism were rooted in his Rastafari religious beliefs. We celebrate his legacy and look at ... Read More »

Should You BREAK-UP already?

BREAK UP

Long distance relationships are not about fighting for something not worth fighting for. If you don’t feel like it’s worth is. Let it go. It means that it’s not serving you. Don’t just stay for the other person. You’re wasting the other person’s time. And you’re betraying yourself, by not taking care of who you are. By not making yourself ... Read More »