You Are Browsing ‘Buzz’ Category

Yes, the ‘silent rivalry’ between Ghana’s most decorated movie makers, Leila Djansi and Shirley Frimpong-Manso received an interesting twist during Friday night’s premiere of Shirley’s latest production, ‘Love or Something Like That’.  It appears the battle lines have been drawn if I am not reading too much meaning...

Acclaimed actor and film activist, Danny Glover will host the launch of  ‘Dreams to Reality: The AMAA Legacy’, a coffee table book chronicling the works of a major initiative of the Foundation Africa Film Academy and its offshoot the AMAA Awards at the Oriental Hotel  Victoria Island Lagos this weekend. Mr Glover is also the ...

Shining a spotlight on the African continent and the amazing achievements of Africans around the world, MTV Base today revealed the nominees for the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards KwaZulu-Natal supported by Absolut & The City of Durban. ...

Washington DC’s first fashion documentary “The Politics of Fashion: DC UNBOXED,” is set for a theatrical release and premiere on June 3 in Washington DC at AMC Theaters Mazza Gallerie, sponsored by Mazza Gallerie: Washington DC’s Premier Shopping Destination and Skinny Girl Vodka.  ...

The biggest musical concert on the event’s calendar, “Ghana Meets Naija” returns in its fourth year, with an even bigger and more exciting package for music fans in both Ghana and Nigeria. The just ended CHAN 2014 proved to be the battle of the greats as Ghana and Nigeria took to the pitch to decide who was the best during the Quarter Final phase. ...

Forces Help Ghana founders with Lt. Col. Ben Richards the Defends Attaché at the British High Commission of Ghana. Forces Help Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organization  seeking to assist, create awareness and encourage the general public on the need to support the welfare of war veterans and other retired army officials, has been officially launched in Ghana,...

#Amazeafrica is a premium platform that was created to showcase Africa’s immense creative fashion and design talent during the Africa Fashion Week in 2013. It has evolved and this year it celebrates creativity in photography across Africa. As part of the transformation, an instameet was held in Accra for photographers and ‘instagrammers’ to meet for a...

Menaye Donkor Muntari, wife of Sulley Ali Muntari, on Tuesday March 25, along with chiefs and elders of Konongo in the Ashanti Region of Ghana, commissioned land demarcated as site for the next Menaye School of Hope. The school, which will operate from kindergarten to junior high level, will be the second such school being wholly funded and operated by Menaye...

One of the key things to look out for in any modern city is its night life, how the city goes to sleep; if indeed it goes to sleep at all.  My recent trip to Durban, which was my first visit to the beautiful city in the KwaZulu Natal province, left a lasting impression on me. While the activities in the bright and sunny day excited my senses, the night was packed...

Yes, Ghana will be representing in track cycling at the Commonwealth Games (in Glasgow, Scotland) this year, and Ghana’s first ever track cyclist, Jedidiah Amoako-Ackah seems more than ready for the challenge.  I had a quick chat with Jeddie about his preparations and what Ghana should expect from him ...

Host of Live FM’s Live Breakfast Club, Nhyira Addo on Thursday night survived a terrible car accident. Nhyira was in traffic on the N1 near the Achimota overhead when suddenly a truck loaded with spare parts smashed into the back of his VW Jetta car and threw him on to the opposite side of the road. The median stopped his car from going over but the force of...

Now this does not happen often! So actress Rosario Dawson was at the Vlisco Women’s Month Awards held in Accra on Saturday night and I didn’t spot her. I only got to know she was there after my buddy Anne shared her selfie with Rosario on Facebook, and guess what? I was right behind them. Rosario Dawson, who has appeared in films such as Kids, Men in...

Just weeks after causing a stir with her alleged affair and miracle pregnancy for Elikem Kurmodzie, Theresa Onnen is back and it seems she has moved on with her life. Well, she has moved one with singer Afriyie (Wutah), if the pictures she shared on Facebook are anything to go by. She can be seen sharing several romantic moments with the singer, including some...

Yes, I have been to South Africa a few times, visiting cities like Port Elizabeth, Cape Town and Johannesburg for various reasons. Thus, for me SA has always been my ‘Little Europe’ – beautiful with functional infrastructure.  But when South African Tourism invited me to Durban (KwaZulu Natal Province) for the first time, I knew it would be an experience...

It appears that Metro TV has turned down the music video for newcomer, Kay Wusu’s single, ‘Asore’. Sources say the TV station refused to play it because it may offend sensibility. The song talks about forming a new church, with lyrics in Twi that lends itself to all sorts of interpretations if one puts his/her mid to it. But if you look at Kay Wusu’s...