Okyeame Kwame gives Ambolley 72 hours to withdraw defamatory statement

Okyeame Kwame gives Ambolley 72 hours to withdraw defamatory statement

Lawyers for Okyeame Kwame, has given a 72-hour ultimatum to veteran musician Gyedu Blay Ambolley to withdraw a ‘defamatory statement’ he made against the rapper or face them in court. In a letter sighted by Ghanaweb, which was shared on Okyeame Kwame’s Instagram page, the lawyers referred to a statement Ambolley made on 3FM during an interview with MzGee. Gyedu Blay Ambolley claimed that former president of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), Bice Osei Kuffour (Obour), gave huge sums of money to a tune of Ghc50,000 to his close…

Stonebwoy snubbed me when I wanted to feature him on a song – Kwaisey Pee reveals

Stonebwoy snubbed me when I wanted to feature him on a song – Kwaisey Pee reveals

Ghanaian highlife musician, Kwaisey Pee has revealed that getting some Ghanaian musicians to work with has not been easy. He told Zion Felix in an interview on the ‘Uncut Show’, that he approached many popular Ghanaian musicians for collaboration but it hasn’t yielded any positive outcome. He disclosed how Stonebwoy told him point-blank that he cannot feature on a song he sent to him. Kwaisey Pee said he loved the fact Stonebwoy was able to tell him the truth, unlike the other artistes. He added that Stonebwoy later taught him…

Speaker Oquaye threatens to bar media from Parliament if…

Speaker Oquaye threatens to bar media from Parliament if…

The Speaker of Parliament, Prof Aaron Mike Oquaye on Wednesday urged the Parliamentary press corps to be mindful of their responsibilities in covering proceedings in the House and go about their duties with due diligence. He warned that he would not hesitate to cause the press to be unwelcome guests to the House if they [press] failed to discharge such duties to the House responsibly. He gave the warning prior to the start of the debate on the President’s 2020 State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Wednesday [February 26,…

Rawlings, others mourn Akwasi Agyeman

Rawlings, others mourn Akwasi Agyeman

Former President Jerry John Rawlings and his wife, Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, joined hundreds at Manhyia in Kumasi last Monday to pay their last respects to the late Nana Akwasi Agyeman, an Ashanti royal. A grand durbar hosted by Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, who sat in state with several leading Ashanti chiefs, was also attended by the Vice-President, Dr Mahamadu Bawumia, former Presidents John Agyekum Kufuor and John Dramani Mahama, as well as Ministers of State, the Chief Justice, corporate leaders and people from all walks of life. Former President Rawlings…

Kotoko to sack 7 players

Kotoko to sack 7 players

Following their recent poor performance, Kumasi Asante Kotoko is planning to axe some senior players. Reports suggest the players may be about seven, but three others will be loaned out. A leaked audio making rounds indicates a displeased Board Chair, Dr. Kwame Kyei, blasting the players for the Porcupine Warriors failure to qualify for the round of 32 of the MTN FA Cup. They were beaten 2-1 by neighbours Asokwa Deportivo. Some key players who have not been playing for some time now are expected to be part of the…

I knew Stonebwoy, Black Cedi were fighting – OV

I knew Stonebwoy, Black Cedi were fighting – OV

Musician Okailey Verse, popularly known as OV, says even though she was fully aware of the misunderstanding between Stonebwoy and his former manager Black Cedi, she didn’t know why they were fighting. The singer, who was caught in the crossfire, said she knew that all was not well between the two but there was nothing she could do about it. The ‘Kambu’ singer, speaking about the beef for the first time in an interview on Showbiz 927 on 3FM with MzGee, said the fight between the two figureheads of Burniton…

How Man Utd Missed the Chance to Sign Alphonso Davies Ahead of Bayern Munich

How Man Utd Missed the Chance to Sign Alphonso Davies Ahead of Bayern Munich

Alphonso Davies shone in Bayern Munich’s Champions League demolition of Chelsea at Stamford Bridge this week, despite still only being 19 years of age. But his path could have taken a very different turn had a potential Manchester United move materialised in 2018. The Ghanaian-born Canadian left-back has established himself as a regular starter for Bayern since October and assisted his team’s third goal in the 3-0 victory over Chelsea. This is a starlet who signed an MLS contract with Vancouver Whitecaps and made his senior debut at the age…

No fraud in EC tender – Jean Mensa

No fraud in EC tender – Jean Mensa

The Electoral Commission (EC) has ruled out any unfair practices in the award of contracts for the procurement of electoral materials for the election 2020. Having failed to convince the EC to use the old voters’ register for election 2020, the forces against the new register are re-strategising, raising issues of procurement. According to Imani Ghana boss, Franklin Cudjoe, EC’s recent procurement process for the selection of vendors for the Biometric Voter Management Solution (BVMS) is fraught with irregularities, claiming that Commission was going to pay for more contrary to…

Singer Duffy ‘drugged, raped and held captive’

Singer Duffy ‘drugged, raped and held captive’

Grammy award-winning singer Duffy has revealed she was drugged and raped after being held captive by an attacker. The 35-year-old Welsh star posted on her verified Instagram account that her “recovery took time”. The performer, who had a UK number-one single Mercy in 2008, wrote to her 33,000 followers: “The truth is, and please trust me I am OK and safe now.” “I was raped and drugged and held captive over some days,” she wrote. Duffy, whose debut album Rockferry went seven times platinum as it went to number one in six…

Pep Guardiola Wants Real Madrid Clash to Be Fairer Than Previous Champions League Ties

Pep Guardiola Wants Real Madrid Clash to Be Fairer Than Previous Champions League Ties

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola wants their upcoming clash with Real Madrid to be ‘fair for both sides’, while he has also responded to Zinedine Zidane’s claims that he is the best manager in the world.  City take on the Spanish giants at the Santiago Bernabeu in the first leg of their last 16 tussle in the Champions League on Wednesday. ​City boss Guardiola has alluded to his side’s recent fortunes in the competition, with decisions often going against them in the knockout stages. They were denied a penalty in the first leg…