Ghana Arts and Culture Awards (G. A. C. A) 2019 Successfully Comes Off……. Industry stakeholders appreciate initiative.

The maiden edition of the Ghana Arts and Culture Awards came off on Saturday 7th December 2019 at the Accra International Conference Centre. The Executive Director of the awards scheme, Solomon Fixon Owoo, said that the occasion was to celebrate individuals and institutions that have championed the development of the arts and culture. The Executive Director of the National Commission on Culture Madam Edna Nyame said that the initiative was necessary especially in recent times of the gradual erosion of Ghanaian values in the face of modernity. There were a…

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Fan Surprises Actor Prince Dave Osei With Birthday Cake on Red Carpet.

Last week Saturday the 6th of December 2019 at the premiere of ‘Fix Us’ Starring actor Prince Dave Osei among others, the red carpet at the Silverbird Cinemas turned into a party as Van Calebs, a fan of actor Prince Dave Osei, surprised the award winning actor with a birthday cake while he was taking photos with fans on the red carpet. Van stated that birthday’s are special and should be treated as such; especially for people who you cherish and respect. Van Calebs, who is also a friend of…

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Afronation 2019 Concert in Accra will Give Fans what Livespot Festival Couldn’t……. 100% Excitement and Value for Money!…. From the Editor’s Desk

The recently held Livespot Festival in Accra which featured international artiste ‘Cardi B’ among a host of other acts, emanated a lot of excitement from the public as great names in both Nigerian and Ghanaian music were attached to the concert. The event had popular names like Patorankin, Sarkodie, Tiwa Savage, and others on the venue grounds, but to the disappointment of their fans, none of them graced the stage. This is what the ‘Afronation’ concert in Accra will correct with a 4 days concert from the 27th to the…

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“My Mind Has Now Come Back Home”…. Wiyaala

…… After winning the ‘Artiste of the Year’ at the Ghana Arts and Culture Awards 2019 One of Ghana’s most unique musicians with a global appeal, Wiyaala, has expressed her joy and appreciation towards the organizers of the Ghana Arts and Culture Awards. She stated that for sometime now, she had given up on local awards because she thought her kind of music would never make it into a major category like the ‘Artiste of the Year’. She was therfore overwhelmed when she was announced as the winner of the…

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Actress Yvonne Nelson and Director Pascal Amanfo Speak About their New Film ‘Fix Us’.

Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson over the weekend on Friday 6th December 2019, premiered her new film ‘Fix Us’ at the Silverbird Cinemas in Accra. In an exclusive interview with Shine Publications, the actress stated that producing the film was fun for her and asked the fans to endeavor to see it. The director of the film, Pascal Amanfo, also stated that the real challenge was not in shooting the movie but maintaining standards set for oneself and public reputation. Actress Yvonne Nelson is one of the most hardworking actresses in…

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‘MTN Hitmaker 8’ Grand Finale Comes Off This Saturday……. 4 Finalists to do battle for the Ultimate Prize!

After weeks of live eviction shows and performances in front of fans and judges, the final four of the MTN Hitmaker Season 8, Nessa, Kofi Pages, Ali Baba and Lasmid, will face each other at the final show to select the overall winner of the MTN Hitmaker for season 8 on Saturday 14th December 2019 at the Fantasy Dome, La. With gates open to the public at no charges, supporters of the contestants are are expected to show up in their numbers. The overall winner will walk away with a…

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Ghana’s Maiden Film Convention To Be Held In January 2020

Press Release Monday, 9th December 2019. Xscape Digital Consult (XDC) in partnership with Silverbird Ghana have announced the staging GhMovie-Con, Ghana’s Maiden Film convention for January 2020. GhMovie-Con is a yearly event in convention style that gathers together film lovers, aficionados, content creators, cinema buffs and investors. Which is held at the beginning of every year to provide a platform for exclusive announcements and big reveals of film projects, innovations and film related technologies to be expected within the year. The platform would also serve as a kick start for…

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Grammy Award Winner ‘Cardi B’ Rocks Accra! …….. Despite Poor Organization of Livespot Festival In Ghana.

Yesterday at the Accra Sports Stadium, American rapper ‘Cardi B’ thrilled fans by performing her songs on stage at the Livespot Festival in Accra. The event suffered a lot of setbacks including electrical power failure and the absence of certain top Ghanaian and Nigerian musicians who were advertised to perform at the concert. The angry crowd responded with severe complaints and the throwing of bottles on to the stage. However, the major act for the evening, ‘Cardi B’, still got the crowd to cheer at the top of their voices…

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Afia Schwartznegger ‘Blasts’ Cardi B For Delay at Kempinski Hotel

A ‘Meet and Greet’ session with the press which should have taken off in the late afternoon and had many press men and celebrities at the Kempinski Hotel, was later moved to 8:30pm. But, what made the celebrities leave was the lack of communication from the event organizers after spending over 2 hours waiting for ‘Cardi B’ to show up. They failed to alert the guests on the development and kept assuring them that Cardi B would join them soon, until about 5pm, a representative from the organizers of the…

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‘MTN Hitmaker 8’ Final Eviction Show Surprises Many……… As Mawuly and Qwesi Ishe Exit and Nessa Proceeds to Grand Finale!

Arguably Ghana’s most prolific talent show, MTN Hitmaker, this year has exposed some unforgettable names among potential Ghanaian music stars. On Tuesday December 3rd at the National Theatre in Accra, the last of the live eviction shows came off with many surprises to many fans. The eviction of contestants Mawuly and Qwesi Ishe in spite of encouraging comments from the judges, brought disappointment to many fans at the venue on Tuesday. Another shocker to many fans at the venue was the selection of contestant Nessa as part of the final…

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