BACK IN THE DAY Concert – The Countdown – How it was done back then

As announced yesterday, the 2015 edition of the Back in the Day concert takes place on December 19. We begin our official countdown to the event, which is featuring Sisquo and Dru Hill as headline acts, with Ghanaian duo Akatakyie of ‘Odo Esi si me’ fame leading strong local component. Empire Entertainment, organizers of the […]

Sisqo, Akatakyie for Back in the Day concert Dec. 19

Organizers of the annual “Back in the Day” concert, Empire Entertainment, have announced December 19 as date for this year’s event. A release issued in Accra says this year’s event will feature vintage performances from headline acts Sisqo and Dru Hill. They are joined in concert by Ghanaian duo Akatayie, as well as some other mainstream […]

GN Bank Awards winners pick up plaques

WINNERS of the 2015 edition of the GN Bank Awards, on Friday 30th October 2015 received the original awards plaques advertised prior to the awards night by the organisers as part of the winning package. The brief event which brought a closure to the maiden edition of the awards and to make way for preparations […]

Kuukua Korsah is Miss Malaika 2015

A 22-year-old graduate of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kuukua Korsah, was last night crowned Miss Malaika 2015. Miss Korsah beat competition from Martha Daniels, 18 and Nana Antwiwaa Nuamah, 21 who came in at second and third respectively, to drive home the prize car. Performances from Eazzy, Stonebwoy and MTN Hitmaker winner Kidi […]

Electronic Music Festival @ Alliance Française

Alliance Française Accra brings the second edition of the Electronic music Festival. This year it has been rebranded as Future Fest with international and local bands and DJs who would electrify Accra and get heads nodding and feet tapping. This time we have Say Yes Dog (from Luxembourg) and Dj Débruit (from France) on board […]

#YouForKnow Edition of The Old Skuuls Reunion HERE

Tigo staff kicked off this year’s Joy FM Old Skuuls Reunion with an internal launch last week Friday grand event slated for Saturday, 10th October, 2015 at the Independence Square in Accra. The event broadcast live on Joy FM’s Drive Time from the company’s head office in Accra saw some members of staff representing their […]

Fallout From GLITZ STYLE AWARDS: Deborah Vanessa – The fine Details

Television Presenter/Musician/Events host Deborah Vanessa has explained why she failed to present an award at the just ended Glitz Style Awards held in Accra Saturday. In a statement posted on her personal Facebook page Monday, Vanessa explained the circumstances that led to what has since been interpreted to be a snub. Below, her statement. My […]

“KIKI – THE TRIBUTE SHOW” @ Alliance Française Accra Oct. 3

Music Legend Kiki Gyan of the Osibisa fame who immensely influenced our society through his musical endeavours, even placing Ghana on the world map as the fifth best pianist in the world will be celebrated in Accra. Kiki Gyan, who was also known as Kiki Djan, was a Ghanaian musician. He was the keyboardist of […]

AKWAABYTES @ La Maison Oct. 2-8

From the team who created 2014’s much-acclaimed BEYOND, exhibition comes AKWAABYTES, an innovative, pop-up group show opening in Accra on 2 October 2015. Once again this exhibition is conceived and curated by BEYOND COLLECTIVE founding member Rania Odaymat, and hosted by La Maison founder Nada Moukarzel. For this second collaboration, the exhibition’s theme is inspired […]

ALL THE PHOTOS: Eid al-Adha Celebrations

Muslims across the country have celebrated this year’s Eid al-Adha celebrations. Today’s celebrations were marked with general prayers across mosques while a substantial number gathered at the Efua Sutherland Children’s Park, and Independence Square centres in Accra, to pray. A yearly celebration of an important pillar in the Islamic religion, it is honored after the […]