KvngsOfTheNewSchool! GlennSamm featured in Thomas Naadi’s BBC Africa documentary

The “Year of Return, Ghana 2019” is a major landmark campaign targeting the African – American and Diaspora Market to mark 400 years since the first slave vessel docked on our seas. The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) under the Auspices of the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture is leading the project in collaboration with […]

Ghanaian turntable prodigy, Dj Switch featured on BBC —WATCH!

10-year-old Erica Tandoh (DJ Switch), recently spoke to international broadcaster, the BBC World Service, on her explosive journey as a disc jockey and artist. 2017 winner of TV3’s Talented Kids contest, the whizkid made history weeks ago, as the youngest ever winner at the 6th annual Ghana DJ Awards. The interview, published on radio and […]

BBC interviews Blogger Zionfelix , Shasha wigs and others

The British Broadcasting Corporation as part of telling the story of successful businessmen in Africa is in Ghana to interview entrepreneurs who have done extremely well for their brands. The British public service broadcaster as part of filming the journey of business tycoons in Ghana documented the story of Ghanaian beauty brand Shasha Wigs. In […]

Stormzy is BBC Music artiste of the year 2017

Stormzy has been named the artist of the year at the 2017 BBC Music Awards, capping a hugely successful year. The south London MC, whose debut album Gang Signs & Prayer was the first grime record to reach number one, beat Ed Sheeran and Lorde to the prize. He adds it to a collection that […]

BBC’s Global Beats Catches Up with M.anifest in France

The BBC’s global beats program caught up with rapper M.anifest in the French Riviera to find out how his participation in the international music market Midem could help him scale up and gain a global following. Asked on how much backing is available to local artists, M.anifest amusingly quizzed, ‘What is that? Money? Backing? Ghana […]

EastEnders premieres on BBC Brit For DStv Viewers in Ghana

DStv is delighted to announce the launch of the hugely popular British soap, EastEnders on BBC Brit (DStv channel 120) from 19 June, on weeknights at 4:30pm, enabling it to reach a wider audience on DStv Premium, Compact Plus, Compact in Ghana. BBC Brit will still host hugely popular series such as Top Gear and […]

BBC begins search for 2017 Komla Dumor Award winner

The BBC is seeking a future star of African journalism for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award, now in its third year. Journalists from across the continent are invited to apply for the award, which aims to uncover and promote fresh talent from Africa. The winner will spend three months at the BBC headquarters […]

VIDEO: Deborah Vannessa visits BBC to discuss Uncle Obama, Jollof wars

Ghana Jollof singer Deborah Vanessa was yesterday at the BBC World Service to further emphasize her stance on the perpetual Jollof feud between Ghana and her Nigeria counterparts. The singer, who is a prominent voice on the issue for her song released photos of the interview with  Cameroonian Veronique and Akwasi Sarpong via Twitter. Born […]

BBC features Shatta Wale…calls him Africa’s Dancehall king

Since bursting back unto the Ghanaian music scene with Shatta City, singer and producer Shatta Wale has christened himself (among other things) “African Dancehall King”. Of course this is a title he has had to wrestle from  bitter rival Samini of High Grade Family. Last Friday, he was in London for his Shatta Live in […]

BBC World News Komla Dumor Award launched

The BBC is launching an award in honour of its presenter, Komla Dumor, a year after his unexpected death aged 41. Komla Dumor was an exceptional Ghanaian broadcaster who in his short life made an extraordinary impact – in Ghana, in Africa and around the world. He represented a confident, savvy and entrepreneurial side of […]