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‘Sung Story Music festival’ to be held in honour of Late Nana Ampadu- ‘Highlife is Alive’ Fan club

By Hannah Dadzie. Executives of ‘Highlife is Alive’, a fan club which projects Ghanaian highlife music across the globe has taken a decision to institute what it calls ‘a Sung Story Music festival’ in honour of Nana Kwame Ampadu who...

GAW pays tribute to Nana Kwame Ampadu I; Says Ghana has lost a cultural icon

By: Henrietta Afful The Ghana Association of Writers, GAW, has paid glowing tribute to Legendary Highlife musician, Nana Kwame Ampadu I, few days after his passing. The musician died in the early hours of Tuesday, September 28, 2021. A statement signed...

Legendary Highlife musician Nana Ampadu is Dead

By Nathaniel Nartey Legendary Highlife Musician Nana Kwame Ampadu has passed on. The sad event occurred this morning, September 28, 2021, following a period of illness. Acting President of MUSIGAH Bessa Simons confirmed this to GBC News. He said MUSIGA is...

Hundreds participate in Afadjato Hiking Challenge to mark Tourism Day

Hundreds of people including tourists have participated in an "Afadjato Hiking Challenge" as part of events to mark 2021 World Tourism Day celebration. With a height of 885 metres, the conical-shaped Afadjato is the highest mountain in Ghana. About 61 of...

“Visit Volta” is a fantastic initiative – Oppong-Nkrumah

Mr. Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah, Minister for Information, has commended the official tourism promotion program of the Volta Region, “Visit Volta”. He said the initiative, which has renowned media personalities who hail from the Region as ambassadors, was already affecting visitor numbers. The...

R. Kelly found guilty in sex trafficking trial

US singer R Kelly has been found guilty of exploiting his superstar status to run a scheme to sexually abuse women and children over two decades. Eleven accusers, nine women and two men, took the stand over the searing six-week...

We have a bright future and on track despite pandemic- GTA

By Nathaniel Nartey. Facebook: Nathaniel Nartey Twitter: @Annertey_Nartey The Ghana Tourism Authority says the country’s Ghana’s Tourism sector has great potential and is on track to becoming the hub of tourist destinations on the continent despite setbacks from the Covid-19 pandemic. Speaking to...

Ghana marks World Tourism Day at Hohoe in Volta Region

Ghana would today join the rest of the world, to mark the 2021 World Tourism Day at Hohoe in the Volta Region. The day is marked every year to herald the socio-economic, political, and cultural importance of Tourism to national...

’Know the nitty-gritty of music’ ’Gyedu-Blay Ambolley tells Musicians.

By: Rebecca Ekpe "You need to know the nitty gritty of music’’, these are the words of Legendary Ghanaian Highlife musician, songwriter, producer, and composer, Gyedu-Blay Ambolley. He has been at the heart of music since the 70’s and said he...

Somalia screens first public film in 30 years

Somalia has hosted its first public film screening in 30 years under heavy security - raising hopes of a cultural revival in the turbulent country. This took place on Wednesday at the National Theatre of Somalia in the capital Mogadishu,...

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Unemployment is cause for increase in social vices- Bernard Mornah

By Edmund Hansen Boaten. According to Bernard Mornah, Former Chairman of the Peoples National Convention (PNC), the current situation concerning Qnet is a result of...

Industry players want Petroleum & Transport Levies scrapped

By Nathaniel Nartey Facebook: Nathaniel Nartey Twitter: @Annertey_Nartey Stakeholders in the Petroleum and Transport industry have called for some levies to be scrapped, following another increase in...

Former US Secretary of State, Colin Powel dies at 84

Former US Secretary of State and retired four-star General, Colin Luther Powell has died of COVID-19 related complications. His family announced this in a...

Some Bloggers fake headlines to get traffic- Kobby Kyei

By Nana Ama Gyapong Ghanaian award-winning blogger Augustus Koranteng Kyei popularly known as Kobby Kyei has stated in an interview that some bloggers only fake...