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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


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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NEWS IN: FIFA’s Forensic Audit Clears Corruption Perception Against Kwesi Nyantakyi

A forensic audit conducted by FIFA on the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has found no acts of corruption or financial impropriety on Kwesi Nyantakyi during his tenure — Ghanasoccernet.com exclusively reveals. The audit conducted on the orders of the world governing body six months ago also cleared members of the …

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NEWS IN: Artiste Of The Year For 2019 Nullified – Ghana Music Award Board Explains

The Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) board, has in a press conference, declared that the 2 award/categories whose winners were not announced at the VGMA night, have been nullified. The host of the recently held Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) @20, Kwame Sefa Kayi, disclosed on radio that the two …

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NEWS IN: Stonebwoy And Shatta Wale Dragged To Court – Judge Warns Them Strongly

Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale have pleaded not guilty to charges they are facing over their involvement in the disturbances that marred the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. Shatta Wale is facing a charge of offensive conduct conducive to breach of peace while Stonebwoy has been charged with offensive conduct conducive to …

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VIDEO: Host Of Ghana Music Award Names The 2 Awards To Be Given To Shatta Wale And Stonebwoy

Former Deputy Minister of Employment and Labour Relations in the Mahama administration, Alhaji Baba Jamal Mohammed Ahmed, has attributed the inability of Floyd Mayweather Jr. to visit the country to insecurity . “It’s very sad Mayweather was unable to come to Ghana; he’s legend and the most successful boxer ever to walk on the face of the earth,” he told Accra based Okay FM Tuesday. “If he comes to your country, it's like being honoured with a world cup or Afcon tournament; it comes with a lot of benefit.” “It’s unfortunate, he could have come along with business tycoons and this requires a peaceful environment.” “So, it's unfortunate he didn’t come because of insecurity in this country,” the former MP for Akwatia said. “The main reason he postponed his tour to Ghana is that the country is not safe for him. What’s going on now shows clearly that our security is not too good for him ,” he added. “If President. Nana Addo will stop his foreign tours and take a critical look at our security system, Mayweather and his people wouldn't have cancelled their visit. Alhaji Baba Jamal Mohammed Ahmed lost his Akwatia Constituency seat to New Patriotic Party’s Mercy Adu-Gyamfi also known as Ama Sey.

The host of the recently held Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) @20, Kwame Sefa Kayi, disclosed the two awards which were left to be announced but the organizers, Charter house, had to defer doing so due to the fracas between Stonebwoy and Shatta which has become talk of the day …

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VIDEO: Eddie Murphy Tips Ghanaian Comedian Micahel Blankson As Cast For ‘Coming To America 2’ – After Akon Pleaded For Casting An African

‘Coming to America’ fans dreams are finally coming true – as the highly successful 1988 film starring Eddie Murphy   as a rich African prince from Zamunda is set to hit theaters next year, after over 30 years of waiting.   Although the full cast list for the film is yet …

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