Kofi Kinaata reveals secret to making it to VGMAs

Kofi Kinaata reveals secret to making it to VGMAs

Ghanaian rapper, Martin King Arthur popularly known in the music circles as Kofi Kinaata has disclosed his secret to receiving nominations with his songs at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards and other award schemes. In an interview with DJ Advicer on Happy98.9FM’s Ayekoo After-Drive show, he stated that in the VGMAs, people like him are simply visitors, hence whenever they record songs that they want to win an award or nomination with, they have to put in their all and make sure the song is a ‘knockout’ song. The singer…

Only crazy people believe 2020 elections is credible – Blakk Rasta

Only crazy people believe 2020 elections is credible – Blakk Rasta

Award-Winning Radio personality and Musician, Abubakar Ahmed, known popularly as Blakk Rasta says it’s only a crazy person who will believe that the 2020 elections were credible. According to him, the Electoral Commission which is the body charged with the management of elections in the country has on several occasions changed the figures; an indication that the process and outcome lacks credibility. To him, the mistakes and discrepancies in terms of figures does not legitimise the President’s second term. He said “What is happening in this country? If your own…

Cedi loses stability against USD for first pricing window of Dec. – IES

Cedi loses stability against USD for first pricing window of Dec. – IES

Fuel prices remained largely stable for the first pricing window of December 2020. This is according to a review by the Institute for Energy Security (IES). Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) maintained prices of gasoline and gasoil at the pump with a few of them increasing their prices. The increase in prices was in response to international developments. Currently, the national average price of fuel per litre at the pump is GHS 4.57. According to IES’ market scan, “Zen Petroleum, Benab Oil, Petrosol and Frimps Oil sold the lowest price per…

I will not feature on an impactless song – Kofi Kinaata

I will not feature on an impactless song – Kofi Kinaata

Ghanaian musician and songwriter, Kofi Kinaata says he is only willing to feature on songs that are relatable and have huge impacts on the society. According to him, he holds his listeners and fans in high esteem and will never want to feed them anything that will not uplift their souls. When asked why he was selective in the kind of features he did, the musician said, “I respect my listeners and I just can’t record any kind of song for old folks and my parents to listen to. Some…

Afia Schwarzenegger refuses to apologize to Kantanka over ‘gay’ comment; here’s her reason

Afia Schwarzenegger refuses to apologize to Kantanka over ‘gay’ comment; here’s her reason

Afia Schwarzenegger a few days ago alleged that Apostle Kwadwo Safo Kantanka is gay. The social media commentator threw in the allegation whilst she was dragging, Mona Gucci, a Kantanka TV host, over comments made on her show. In an update, Afia says there have been calls that she apologize to the respected Ghanaian engineer but says she won’t do it. During an Instagram live session early this morning, the mother of three said if even she will apologize, it will only happen if the Kantanka TV management apologizes to her…

Stop getting into fights for these corrupt politicians – Yvonne Nelson advises

Stop getting into fights for these corrupt politicians – Yvonne Nelson advises

Actress and movie producer Yvonne Nelson has sent a word of advice for party footsoldiers who have been protesting over the results of the 2020 elections. Since December 9, 2020, when the Electoral Commission (EC) Chairperson, Jean Mensa, declared Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as the winner of the 2020 presidential polls, supporters of the National Democratic Congress have been taking to the streets to hold demonstrations. The NDC leadership and grassroots believe the elections were rigged for the incumbent New Patriotic Party (NPP) and Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. The NDC…

JM’s children must join NDC’s street protests too for their dad’s ‘selfish’ interest – NPP

JM’s children must join NDC’s street protests too for their dad’s ‘selfish’ interest – NPP

The General Secretary of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr John Boadu, has condemned the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) and its leadership for inciting the youth to hit the streets in protest to the outcome of the just-ended general elections. According to Mr Boadu, the children of former President John Mahama, who got defeated for the second time by President Nana Akufo-Addo, must join the street protests sparked by the NDC, since, according to him, they are meant to inure to the “selfish” interest of their father.…

Prioritise people’s needs, wants in your 2nd term – King Promise to Akufo-Addo

Prioritise people’s needs, wants in your 2nd term – King Promise to Akufo-Addo

Ghanaian singer and songwriter King Promise has admonished the re-elected New Patriotic Party (NPP) government to make the people its topmost priority in its second term. According to the ‘Sisa’ hitmaker, after winning the just-ended 2020 general elections, the government’s core mandate should be focusing on fulfilling campaign promises captured in their manifesto. Speaking to Prince Benjamin on Class91.3FM’s Class Drive show on Friday, 11 December 2020, King Promise, known in real life as Gregory Bortey Promise Newman, said he expects President Nana Akufo-Addo-led to “just do what makes the people happy because anyone…

Public University Bill re-laid in Parliament; Minority calls for wider consultations

Public University Bill re-laid in Parliament; Minority calls for wider consultations

The controversial Public University Bill, 2020 is back to Parliament, and it was read for the second time yesterday. The Bill is to provide for the establishment, governance arrangements and management of a public university in the country. It is made up of 56 clauses and five sections and was laid in Parliament by the Minister of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, on November 3, 2020. The Speaker referred it to the Committee on Education for consideration, during which the members of the committee met and discussed and submitted the…

Fire ravages Kantamanto market

Fire ravages Kantamanto market

Parts of the Kantamanto market in Accra have been ravaged by fire. The blaze is believed to have started last night (Tuesday, 15 December 2020). It destroyed goods and property worth millions of cedis. Personnel of the Ghana National Fire Service have been at the scene fighting the blaze. This incident comes two weeks after fire ravaged GCB Bank within the same enclave. In mid-November, too, a dawn fire at the Odawna market near the Kwame Nkrumah Interchange in Accra destroyed goods worth millions of Ghana cedis. Source: classfmonline.com