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Ghana Is A Place Of Safety And Security – Hollywood Actress AJ Johnson Confirms

American actress, Choreographer and fitness trainer Adrienne- Joi Johnson popularly known in the showbiz circles as AJ Johnson believes Ghana is a haven for those seeking inner peace and a pure connection with their roots, unlike Hollywood. The veteran actress who featured in 1992 hit movie ‘Sister Act’ expressed how …

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Young Mission Entertainment Launches Ghana Music & Arts Awards Europe 2019

Young Mission Entertainment in partnership with FOKS Entertainment have have officially launched the Ghana Music & Arts Awards Europe 2019. The event took place at the Golden Tulip Hotel here in Accra on the 16th of August 2019. In attendance were various dignitaries including Royals of the Ashanti Kingdom, Actors, …

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Only 5 Ghanaian Movies Were Submitted To Ghana Oscar 2020 Nomination Committee For Shortlisting – Get Details

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A member of the Ghana Oscar 2020 Nomination Committee, Mr. George Bosompim, has disclosed to Presspeep.com that only five movies were submitted to their tables for shortlisting, after calling on all Ghanaian filmmakers to submit their films. Following the guidelines of the Academy, the Ghana Oscar 2020 Nomination Committee is …

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Steve Harvey Breaks Down In Tears In Ghana – Seeing Castles/Pictures Of Black Slave Trade

American comedian, television host, producer, radio personality, actor, and author Steve Harvey who is currently in Ghana with his family as part of the Year of Return guests, was emotionally broken down upon visiting the Cape Coast Castle. Mr. Harvey who could not contain the situation was seen literally shedding …

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Legendary Playwright Uncle Ebo Whyte Tips Young Playwright Kobina Ansah As His Successor

The Ghanaian theatre industry has been bursting at its seams with great plays over the last few years. Almost every weekend at the National Theatre, there is a play showing. One name that can never be overlooked when modern Ghanaian theatre is made mention of is Uncle Ebo Whyte. The …

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Steve Harvey Visits Ghana To Mark ‘The Year Of Return’ – 400 Years Since The First Black Slaves Landed In Jamestown Virginia

Award-winning American comedian and television host, Steve Harvey, has joined the array of African American diasporan who have visited Ghana to learn more about their roots to slavery – to mark the Year of Return. The Minister of Tourism, Babara Oteng Gyasi and the Year of Tourism committee met up …

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JUST IN: Ghana’s WWE World Champion Winner, Kofi Kingston Set To Feature In A New Netflix Movie

Reigning WWE World Champion Kofi Sarkodie-Mensah, popularly known as ‘Kofi Kingston’ who was recently in Ghana on a visit is set to feature in a new Netflix movie. Kofi Kingston, who has been wrestling for the past 11 years and became the second African American (following Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson) and …

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Ghana Wesley United Methodist Church (GWUMC) – Brooklyn, Donates To OBAAPA Development Foundation In Accra

Obaapa Development Foundation, founded by ace broadcaster, Philanthropist, and Queenmother, Nana Adwoa Awindor (Obaapa Nana Awindor) has received donations from Ghana Wesley United Methodist Church (GWUMC) in USA for the foundation’s ‘Teenage Mothers Back To School Project.’ Delivering her vote of thanks for the gesture, Obaapa Nana Awindor expressed; “We …

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Ghanaian Child Actor Abraham Attah To Star In Rapper Birdman’s Hollywood Film

American rapper Birdman will executive produce ‘Tazmanian Devil’, a coming-of-age film based on a Nigerian immigrant. Nollywood movies will be the debut feature from Nigerian-American filmmaker, Solomon Onita Jr. With Abraham Attah from the ‘Beast of No Nation’ playing the lead role, Benny Boom of Groundwurk Studios, will also partner …

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NEWS IN: 2020 Oscar Nomination Committee Calls On Ghanaian Filmmakers To Submit Films – Get Details

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2017 and 2018, approved a 14-member committee to select a film to represent Ghana at the 90th  Oscars. Following the guidelines of the Academy, the committee was tasked to select from open submissions one film to represent Ghana at the awards. …

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