BAN: SHATTA WALE LAMBASTS VGMA BOARD IN LATEST VIDEO

BAN: SHATTA WALE LAMBASTS VGMA BOARD IN LATEST VIDEO

Charles Nii Armah Mensah also known as Shatta Wale has reacted to furiously to comments raised during Charterhouse first ever meeting with the press on a Facebook live video a while ago. she called on the media to grow beyond Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy, enphasizing on the fact that Sarkodie who was awarded Artiste of the Decade has not been celebrated enough after the most honourable achievement. “Can you as the media help the industry rise above these two? Let’s rise above these two and let the industry breathe and…

2020 population and housing census postponed to June 28

2020 population and housing census postponed to June 28

The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has postponed the 2020 Population and Housing Census scheduled for March 15, 2020 – June 28, 2020. According to the Government Statistician, Prof Samuel Kobina Anim, said the decision was to allow the Service conduct mapping process and build quality data for the main census exercise. “The reasons we rescheduled the 2020 population and housing census are driven primarily by the need to deploy geospatial data in the data collection exercise,” Prof Anim said. He noted that a team of experts from the United Nations…

I’m overwhelmed, we are bringing it home – Gloria Sarfo on AMVCA nomination

I’m overwhelmed, we are bringing it home – Gloria Sarfo on AMVCA nomination

Popular Ghanaian actress Gloria Sarfo has expressed her overwhelming joy following her nomination in this year’s Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards (AMVCA) for her supporting role in ‘Perfect Picture -10 Years Later’. The AMVCA is an annual accolade presented by MultiChoice, recognising outstanding achievements in television and film. In an exclusive phone-in interview on Showbuzz on 3FM with MzGee, the ‘Efiewura’ actress said she is overly elated. “I’m very optimistic about this. My sister told me, ‘Ama this is for you because it looks like you are the only Ghanaian…

Kwabena Duffuor, Asiama, 7 others granted GHC60m bail each

Kwabena Duffuor, Asiama, 7 others granted GHC60m bail each

An Accra High Court has granted bail to former Finance Minister, Dr Kwabena Duffour, a former Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana Dr Johnson Pandit Asiama, and seven others for being complicit in the collapse of the now-defunct uniBank Ghana Limited. The accused persons earlier pleaded not guilty to some 68 charges preferred against them by the state. They are facing charges such as fraudulent breach of trust, money laundering, willfully causing financial loss to the state and falsification of documents. Lawyers for the accused persons prayed the…

VGMAs board members are all poor people – Shatta Wale

VGMAs board members are all poor people – Shatta Wale

In a stern rebuttal to the incessant talk of the VGMA ban and the call from the Executive Director of Charterhouse, Theresa Ayoade, for the media to rise above its fixation on  Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy – the former has lashed out at Charterhouse and especially the VGMA Board Members. In a Facebook Live feed, monitored by www.entertainmentgh.com, Shatta Wale had such strong words for the Board Members of the biggest awards scheme in the country, VGMA – the body that leveled an indefinite ban on Shatta Wale and  Stonebwoy  over…

Thomas Grønnemark on Turning Down ‘Paycheck’ From Liverpool’s Rivals & the Goals He’s Influenced

Thomas Grønnemark on Turning Down ‘Paycheck’ From Liverpool’s Rivals & the Goals He’s Influenced

The question was what he would say to the likes of Andy Gray and other typically ‘old-school’ British pundits who have taken against his profession. But he’s right, at this stage, over a year and a half on from first linking up with Liverpool, Grønnemark – a Danish, ex-bobsledder, with a Guinness world-record throw-in and the self-confessed ‘weirdest job in the world’ – has little to prove to anyone. The metrics, for those who care to look, are pretty clear. In the 2017/18 season, Liverpool ranked 18 out of 20 in the Premier League for…

Social media changing GH movie industry – Moesha Boduong

Social media changing GH movie industry – Moesha Boduong

ACTRESS Moesha Boduong, says the Ghanaian movie industry has been changed by the advent of social media. According to her, social media has taken the industry to another level, making it easier for producers and directors to scout for talent and somewhat relegating known faces. “Social media has come to change the industry; unlike in previous years where producers could handpick actors because there were just a few people in the business, now everyone is on social media and the directors are spoilt for choice. “The truth is that now…

Opinion: Don’t push the blame to Nana Addo’s Free SHS; PTA and CSO are also failing our Youth In High Schools

Opinion: Don’t push the blame to Nana Addo’s Free SHS; PTA and CSO are also failing our Youth In High Schools

President Akufo-Addo has urged final year students and maiden beneficiaries of his flagship Free Senior High School programme to make him proud by passing decisively, their upcoming final exams scheduled for May and June 2020 but what are we seeing? “final year students, you have a big responsibility to make sure that your grades and examination results are positive and exemplary. Make good use of the sets of past questions and answer booklets procured from the West Africa Examination Council to help you in your studies.”, he said Several viral…

Mahama to speak on corruption at NDC forum

Mahama to speak on corruption at NDC forum

Former President John Dramani Mahama will on Wednesday, February 12 speak at a forum which will be organised by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Accra. The forum, part of the Policy Dialogue Series of the largest opposition party, will see stalwarts talk about corruption in Ghana’s energy sector. It is dubbed: ‘State of Ghana’s Energy Sector: Confronting Corruption and Ensuring Wealth Creation For All, Not A Few’. It is scheduled to start at 1:00 pm. The party’s leader and 2020 flagbearer took to Facebook to invite followers to the…

Don’t live your life for only likes on social media – Moesha Advises

Don’t live your life for only likes on social media – Moesha Advises

Actress, Moesha Bodoung says it’s bad for one to waste resources he or she may not have just to put up with people on social media in order to get loads of likes. According to her, people are wasting monies they do not have just for like on social media from people who do not really care about them or what they do. To her, there is the need to live within your means as an individual and not live to impress people because life is not about what people…