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British rapper, Dave wins Mercury Prize for his debut album Psychodrama

Rapper Dave has won the Mercury Prize for his debut album, Psychodrama. A thought-provoking reflection on his upbringing in London, it has been hailed as "the boldest and best British...

Amazon launches HD music streaming

Amazon Music has become the first of the "big three" streaming services to offer music in CD-quality audio. The service, which costs £5 more than a standard Amazon subscription, will...

Ghana Theatre Festival 2019 kick starts on September 24

The fifth edition of the Ghana Theatre Festival will commence from September 24 and end on September 29, at the National Theater, Accra. It will provide patrons with the best...

Resignation of Miss Ghana 2019 runner-up personal – Inna Patty

The decision by the first runner-up of the 2019 edition of Miss Ghana, Sarah Odei Amoani, to resign from her post is personal, according to Exclusion Event Ghana organizers...

Akosua Agyapong urges young musicians to keep Highlife alive

Legendary female highlife musician, Akosua Agyapong, has urged young and upcoming artistes in Ghana to keep the highlife music alive. Speaking on the 'E Show', Akosua Agyapong said the current...

Veep Dr. Bawumia celebrates Ohum Festival with people of Mampong Akwapim

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia on Saturday joined chiefs and people of Akwapim Mampong to celebrate Ohum festival. Addressing the durbar of chiefs and people of Mampong, Akuapim in the Eastern...

Sam Smith changes pronouns to they/them

Sam Smith has asked fans to use the pronouns "they/them", not "he/him", after coming out as non-binary. The pop star wrote on Instagram: "After a lifetime of being at war...

Sarkodie nominated for 2019 BET Hip Hop Awards

The most decorated musician in Ghana’s music history, has received another international awards nomination. Sarkodie is among a list of acts nominated for the 2019 edition of the Black Entertainment...

Adele files for divorce from husband Simon Konecki

Singer Adele has filed for divorce from her husband Simon Konecki, according to legal documents filed in the US. A representative said the pair were "committed to raising their son...

MzVee and Lynx Entertainment part ways after 8 years

Singer MzVee and record label Lynx Entertainment have ended their eight-year relationship. “These eight years with Lynx Entertainment have been absolutely delightful and a blessing and I am glad we still...

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Africa

Nigeria shuts Action Against Hunger aid group ‘for feeding militants’

Nigeria's army has stopped the work of international NGO Action Against Hunger accusing it of supplying a militant Islamist group with food and drugs. The...

Free Trade Agreement must serve African interests

The Paramount Chief of Akwamu Traditional Area, Odeneho Kwafo Akoto III, has called on leaders to ensure the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (ACFTA)...

World

Global climate strikes kick off ahead of UN summit on climate change

As world leaders prepare to meet in New York for a UN Climate Summit next week, millions of young people all over the world...

Tunisia’s former president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali has died, lawyer confirms

Former Tunisian president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali has died, his lawyer, Mounir Ben Salha, confirmed to Euronews by telephone. Ben Ali fled to Saudi Arabia...