• 10 months Madonna ‘to play two songs’ at Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv CNR -LS
    Madonna is set to play two songs during the interval of the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel next month. The pop icon will reach more than 180 million viewers when she takes to the stage in Tel Aviv on 18 May. Her appearance was first announced by local promoters Live Nation Israel, who said the performance would be “both historical and hysterical”. Madonna’s press team confirmed the news to the BBC, but Eurovision organisers have downplayed the story. “No final decisions have been made, or agreements signed,” said the EBU in a statement to the BBC. “Official news and updates ... more
  • 10 months Jumia Kick-Starts The Biggest Mobile Phones Sales In Ghana ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Accra (05/04/2019): Jumia Ghana, the leader in e-commerce in Ghana, has kick-started the biggest mobile phones and accessories sales in Ghana. The week-long event dubbed the ldquo;Jumia Mobile Week rdquo; is an annual event on the calendar of th ... more
  • 10 months Profile: Meet Iona, The Mid-Wife Set To Break The Music Industry ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    She is a 28-year-old Midwife in one of the Polyclinics based in the Volta region and she is seeking to raise the standard of Afropop and Ghana music at large to a whole new level. She is known privately as Abena Onuawonto Sam but in sh ... more
  • 10 months Former Miss Malaika speaks about her new movie ‘Drive Time’ CNR -LS
    Winner of Miss Malaika Ghana 2017, Pearl Nyarko-Mensah, who is set to premiere her first film titled ‘Drive Time’ has called on government to take a keen interest in improving structures in the movie industry to attract the youth and reduce Ghana’s unemployment situation. Speaking in an interview, the new movie producer said lack of funding avenues for film producers is a major setback to the growth of the industry leading to loss of interest in filmmaking. “It is extremely difficult getting funds to produce movies in Ghana, and that is one of the biggest problems discouraging potential filmmakers from ... more
  • 10 months Ghana-based American jazz singer Toni Manieson dies CNR -LS
    Toni Manieson, an American jazz musician based in Ghana, has passed away. Toni who kept jazz alive in Ghana for more than 20 years passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019 around 9pm. When she was alive she trained and worked with most of the people in Ghana’s jazz scene. Report has it that she passed away after a tribute concert was done in her honour at the Labadi Beach Hotel. In 2014, Toni was one of the speakers at TEDxLabone. She spoke about gratitude. – By: Kwame Dadzie | citinewsroom.com | Ghana The post Ghana-based American ... more
  • 10 months Nipsey Hussle album re-enters US chart CNR -LS
    Rapper Nipsey Hussle’s only official studio album has returned to the US chart at number two, a week after he was shot and killed at the age of 33. Victory Lap has reached a new chart peak, having made it to number four on its initial release in March 2018. The album racked up 66,000 equivalent album sales last week. That was bettered only by 17-year-old Billie Eilish, whose debut album When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? went straight in at number one. Stars including Drake, Rihanna and Pharrell Williams paid tribute to Hussle after he was ... more
  • 10 months Nana Addo promises MUSIGA new head office by end of year CNR -LS
    The President, Nana Akufo-Addo has promised to provide the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) a new national head office by the end of this year. He made this announcement at the 6th MUSIGA Presidential Grand Ball which was held at the Accra International Conference Centre on Sunday, April 7, 2019. “It was brought to my attention by Obour that the execution of the Marine Drive Project which will develop aggressively our tourist sites to bring them to world class standards complete with the the requisite amenities and facilities will affect the building that serves as the head office of MUSIGA,” ... more
  • 10 months Glancy Music signs Sunyani-based rapper Xmama CNR -LS
    Accra based record label, Glancy Music has signed Ghana’s fastest rising French amd Twi rapper, Xmama, born George Boakye-Fosuhene. At a short ceremony in Accra over the weekend, the CEO of Glancy Dynamic Multimedia, Ms. Nana Araba Bedu-Addo said the multi-lingual nature of the rapper makes him a global music asset who will give music lovers across the world unique music flavours. Ms. Bedu-Addo believes that Glancy Music is well positioned to hit the music industry making a huge difference while projecting Ghana on the global and the French music market. Xmama expressed his gratitude to the Glancy Music and ... more
  • 10 months Miss Ghana 2019 beauty pageant launched in Accra CNR -LS
    Exclusive Events Ghana, organisers of Miss Ghana, launched this year’s edition of the pageant at a ceremony at the Tang Palace Hotel in Accra on Friday, April 5. The launch was attended by the Deputy Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Dr Ziblim Iddi and Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Madam Cynthia Morrison. Speaking at the launch, Miss Ghana 2018, Nana Ama Benson said being Miss Ghana was not only about glitz and glamour but also about the ability to assist others in need. “The past few months have been incredibly awesome working with the Miss Ghana Foundation. ... more
  • 10 months J Hus performs with Drake after jail term for carrying knife CNR -LS
    J Hus made a surprise appearance on stage with Drake at London’s O2, four months after being jailed for carrying a knife. The rapper was sentenced to eight months behind bars in December after he was caught with the weapon at Westfield Shopping Centre in east London. He’s served less than half of that. “We’re about to celebrate one of our brothers tonight”, Drake told the crowd, before the words “welcome home” appeared on the stage floor. “I’ve missed you so much, I swear I missed you so much,” said J Hus as he joined Drake on stage. “I waited ... more
  • 10 months Bethel Revival Choir’s ‘Akpe’ album wins them great fortunes CNR -LS
    Ghanaian gospel music group, Bethel Revival Choir, is making waves with their great strides and achieving unbelievable results. The Bethel Revival Choir, a contemporary gospel choir under the Global Evangelical Church (GEC), Kotobabi in Accra has over the few years, come from all odds to become a topical issue in the Entertainment Industry across board. The group has captured the attention of the country’s gospel front due to their ability to ‘modernize’ old traditional Ewe songs coupled with their amazing vocal delivery. With consistency and mainly adherence of ‘Never to Give Up’, they have resolved to achieve higher despite the ... more
  • 10 months Terminator: Schwarzenegger and Hamilton reunite at CinemaCon CNR -LS
    Thirty-five years on from the original Terminator, Arnold Schwarzenegger has finally caught up with Sarah Connor – better known as actress Linda Hamilton. The pair were reunited on the last day of the CinemaCon event in Las Vegas, where footage from the latest film in the Terminator series was unveiled. Schwarzenegger, now 71, said he was “so excited” to be reunited with Hamilton and director-producer James Cameron. “The whole team is back together,” he told an audience of cinema owners. In the original Terminator film, Schwarzenegger played a killer cyborg sent from the future to kill Hamilton’s character. The pair ... more
  • 10 months Betway, Fintech ‘Challenge’ Kicks Off Training For Shortlisted Applicants ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Betway Fintech Challenge, which was launched on the 19th of February 2019 in order to further the cause of digital development, moved into a higher gear with the shortlisting and training of applicants. The training sessions for s ... more
  • 10 months MUSIGA Grand Ball scheduled for Sunday at AICC CNR -LS
    The 6th edition of MUSIGA Grand Ball will be held on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at the Accra International Conference Centre. This year’s is meant to celebrate the 75th birthday of President Akufo-Addo. According to the President of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), Bice Osei Kuffour, “after a critical scanning of the landscape, the Board of the Presidential Grand Ball and the executives of the Union settled on this list of honorees out of the many nominees.” “This year’s Presidential Grand Ball is special for a number of reasons which include the fact that it’s the official birthday party ... more
  • 10 months Your Everyday Habits Could Be Mounting Trouble For Your Heart ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    From a time when cardiac arrest was a rare phenomenon usually occurring due to certain specific health inconsistencies to now when heart issues have become the most common lifestyle disease; from occurring in mostly elderly or comorbid people after a ... more
  • 10 months Hungarian gov’t provides grants for creative artists – Sena Dagadu CNR -LS
    Ghanaian artiste based in Hungary, Sena Dagadu has said that unlike Ghana, the Hungarian government has set up a fund that supports its artists. She made this revelation in an interview with AJ Sarpong on Citi TV’s ‘Hall of Fame.’ When asked how different the Hungarian music industry was from Ghana’s, she said the Hungarian government had instituted a special fund for people in the creative industry for different purposes. “There is a system in Hungary where you can apply for government grants for different projects – be it a tour, be it an album, be it a joint project ... more
  • 10 months ‘Live Inside and Win the Ride 2019’ launched at Accra Mall CNR -LS
    History was made on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 as Global Media Alliance (GMA) Group launched ‘Live Inside and Win the Ride’ (LIWTR) reality show to give away a brand-new Renault Duster SUV to the show’s lucky winner. The concept of LIWTR competition by GMA Group, owners of YFM, Happy FM and e. TV Ghana, is to bring together five individuals from different backgrounds across the country to endure sitting together in a Renault Duster SUV. During that period, contestants are evicted till there is one person left. The ‘last man standing’ wins the car. Speaking on the sidelines of the ... more
  • 10 months Adogla writes: Joseph Otsiman; The Burial of Kojo actor on valuing craft and elevating Ghanaian film CNR -LS
    It is no surprise Joseph Otsiman looks up to Britsh actor Daniel Day-Lewis. The Takoradi-born actor has proven to be just as picky as the three-time Oscar winner. He has also tried to walk the method acting path of the acclaimed British thespian. Unlike most of his colleague actors, Otsiman has just three films under his belt and one theatre run; all met with warm to overwhelming acclaim. In the last three years, he has starred in ‘The Cursed Ones’, ‘Keteke’ and the most accomplished Ghanaian film in the last two decades, ‘The Burial of Kojo’. I first met Otsiman ... more
  • 10 months Sharon N. Alenda is Taking Strides in Many Volumes for the Social Empowerment of Women ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Ms. Sharon N. Alenda is a beautiful Ghanaian non-fiction Christian Author and business woman rightfully so. And yet she was recently awarded the role of a female pastor and or Reverend within the Christian body of Women rsquo;s Ministry Developme ... more
  • 10 months My ‘Pawa’ video not an insult to nuns – Worlasi CNR -LS
    Afrobeat musician Worlasi Langani has refuted claims that his new ‘Pawa’ video is an affront to nuns. According to him, the video is a mere expression of art and not meant to ridicule any religious sect. The musician who is also a painter told citinewsroom that “it is just like having a surreal painting where I am trying to exaggerate the subject of the story and basically to let people understand the intensity of the matter,” he said. In the video Worlasi poses as a man of God in a church setting, with two nuns who are clad in sexually ... more
  • 10 months Making of a Mogul: The Ladies Edition launches on DStv CNR -LS
    The exciting series Making of a Mogul makes a return to Africa’s number one pay-tv platform DStv in April, 2019 on FOXlife. The highly successful series produced by iFactory Live will in this season focus on the stories of rising African female trailblazers thus it dubbed the Ladies Edition. The show hosted by Ghanaian media icon Anita Erskine promises a rich lineup of African women from arts and entertainment to fashion and medicine whose inspiring stories will keep fans riveted to their television throughout the season. “We believe the new season of Making of a Mogul- Ladies Edition is laden ... more
  • 10 months Wiyaala models at Accra Fashion Week [Photos] CNR -LS
    Ghana’s international star, Wiyaala, put on a stunning display as she strutted down the runway in a lioness inspired outfit while singing her hit song “Tinambanyi” at the Accra Fashion Week. The programme took place at the Stanbic Heights Accra on Sunday. Accra Fashion Week is an annual event which promotes the talents of African and Ghanaian designers. Organised and promoted by A-Kinko Lifestyle, African Fashion Week seeks to emulate the fashion shows in capital cities around the world and establish the Ghana fashion industry as world class. See photos below: Photo credit: Ace_Photography_ Gh – ... more
  • 10 months Five (5) Top Innovations Boosting E-Commerce Growth In Ghana ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Ghana rsquo;s e-commerce industry looks poised for growth thanks to innovation and ingenuity that have been introduced in the operations of most e-commerce players in recent years. These innovations have come in many forms, with immeasurable i ... more
  • 10 months Events 101: A conversation on events management to be held in Kumasi CNR -LS
    I Commerce Events, an events management firm together with NYDJ Live Media, a multimedia and promotions outfit, have put together a one-day seminar dubbed “Events 101: A Conversation About Events Management in Kumasi.” Scheduled for April 10, 2019 at the Watch & Dine Cinema in Kumasi, the event is expected to see in attendance media personalities, industry players in the field of event management and interested parties. The patrons will learn and share knowledge on making events in the city an attractive venture, offer quality and innovative ways of staying on top of their business and boosting tourism in the ... more
  • 10 months Kwame Dadzie writes: Who takes over MUSIGA as President Obour exits? CNR -LS
    In August 2011, the music industry experienced a new whiff of leadership as the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) elected a young rapper – buoyant and charismatic, as its president. The enterprising musician, Bice ‘Obour’ Osei Kuffour, decided to lay his billowing career down for the administrative work of the Union. Most people were awed by the intelligence the 30 year-old rapper had exuded during his campaign period. It was the first time a MUSIGA Presidential aspirant gave an elaborate exposition on his dreams for the Union. Obour was elected MUSIGA President in 2011 At the congress held at the ... more
  • 10 months The True Cost Of Cancer: What You Should Know About The Cost Of Cancer Treatment In South Africa ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    While it may be a topic most of us would rather avoid, cancer is a reality for many South African families. Do you really know how much cancer treatment costs and what the impact on personal finances will be, should cancer be diagnosed? ... more
  • 10 months We’re hitting the streets soon if ‘dumsor’ doesn’t stop – Yvonne Nelson CNR -LS
    Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson has announced her intention to embark on another demonstration if the recent power outages are not fixed. In a tweet on Tuesday, she wrote: “#DUMSORMUSTSTOP !!!! We are gonna hit the streets soon if it doesn’t stop!”
    #DUMSORMUSTSTOP !!!! We are gonna hit the streets soon if it doesnt stop! @NAkufoAddo — Yvonne Nelson (@yvonnenelsongh) April 2, 2019 This comes a few weeks after Ghanaian comedian, Derrick Kobina Bonney, known in showbiz as DKB also gave the Power Distribution Services (PDS) a one-week ultimatum to fix the recent erratic power supply also known ... more
  • 10 months Support campaign for climate-smart technologies – Okyeame Kwame CNR -LS
    Highlife artiste, Okyeame Kwame, who is a climate change ambassador, has called on government and individuals to support projects that seek to help preserve the environment. The award-winning musician made the call at the Africa Climate Change Week which took place at the Accra International Conference Centre recently. In his speech, Okyeame Kwame noted, “I am doing my part through music, social media and advocacy to help build capacity and raise awareness. I invite you to throw your weight behind a greater drive to administer climate-smart technologies to people in the rural landscape.” He also detailed feedback from his visit ... more
  • 10 months Citi TV launches 4th edition of ‘Voice Factory’ music reality show CNR -LS
    The fourth edition of ‘Voice Factory, a music talent discovery show, has been launched. The competition whose previous editions were aired on Citi 97.3 FM is meant to unearth music talents and put them in the limelight. The programme which started in 2009 has had artistes like Fritz Hehetror, Melody Wilson, Natasha Odoi emerging as winners. ‘Voice Factory’ will give the opportunity to up and coming musicians to audition to be part of the competition which will be aired of Citi TV and supported by Citi FM. The contestants will be taken through voice training and other grooming tasks ... more
  • 10 months Rapper Nipsey Hussle shot dead in LA CNR -LS
    Artists including Drake, Rihanna and J Cole have paid tribute to Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle, who has been shot dead in Los Angeles. The 33-year-old was gunned down outside his clothing shop. Drake described him as “a man of respect and a don”, while Rihanna wrote on Twitter: “This doesn’t make any sense! My spirit is shaken by this!” Two other people were wounded in the shooting outside Marathon Clothing in south Los Angeles. Lt Chris Ramierez of the Los Angeles Police Department told media at the scene of the shooting that they were looking for a black male suspect. ... more
  • 10 months ‘Obour has done 10 times better than his predecessors’ – Appietus CNR -LS
    In spite of his great opposition to MUSIGA President Obour, music producer, Appietus has said that he is the best president the union has ever had. In an exclusive interview with citinewsroom.com, Appietus said even though Obour has not delivered to his expectation, he believes he has done better than his predecessors. “If we are comparing him to his predecessors then he has done 10 times better than them. If he argues on that level, he is right,” he said. He made the statement in response to a recent comment made by Obour that he is the best President MUSIGA ... more
  • 10 months Afro Nation Festival heads to Ghana in December CNR -LS
    Ahead of this summer’s sold-out festival taking place in Portugal’s Algarve region, Afro Nation will take the party to the people of Ghana for what promises to be a vibrant celebration of music and culture. Bringing together the global African community between 27th and 30th December, 2019 in Accra, the festival follows the recent news that all tickets for this August’s event in Europe – spearheaded by the likes of Femi Kuti, Davido, WizKid, Burna Boy, Busy Signal, Octavian and many more – remarkably sold out in the space of just 36 hours. Celebrating all things afrobeats, hip-hop, UK rap, ... more
  • 10 months New ‘Game of Thrones’ images are all about Daenerys Targaryen CNR -LS
    Daenerys Targaryen is ready for Winterfell, alright. In a new batch of Game of Thrones Season 8 images released by Sky Atlantic, the UK’s showdistributor, the Mother of Dragons is adjusting well at the Stark ancestral home. With only a little over two weeks to go until the HBO drama returns for its final season, these images are providing all the fodder we need to help with our countdown.
    This underground New York City farm grows rare edible plants for high-end restaurants — What’s ... more
  • 10 months The 4 Poverty Languages ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    When a group of people are placed in a room, how they think becomes evident. The poor amongst them speak a particular language because they have been brought up as such. The wealthy, on the other hand, think far differently from the ... more
  • 10 months Wulomei band founder Nii Tei Ashitey laid in state ahead of burial CNR -LS
    The late Raymond Amartei Ashitey, founder of the legendary Ga band, Wulomei, has been laid in state at the forecourt of the State House today [Saturday]. He will later be buried at the Osu Cemetary. Until his death on December 15, 2018, the 84-year-old, popularly known as Nii Tei Ashitey, actively led and later on played a supervisory role for Wulomei. Since the group was founded in 1973, its music still warms the hearts of Ghanaians with music from its first album “Walatu Walasa” still enjoying airplay today. In 1974 Wulomei released its landmark record, ‘Walatu Walasa’ followed ... more
  • 10 months British band killed by ‘wrong way driver’ CNR -LS
    The crash that killed both members of British band Her’s and their tour manager was caused by a “wrong-way driver”, according to US authorities. Stephen Fitzpatrick, 24, and Audun Laading, 25, died in the collision in Arizona while travelling to a gig in California on Wednesday. Officials in Arizona said a Nissan pick-up had been “travelling eastbound on the westbound lane” of Interstate 10 before hitting the duo’s Ford van. There were no survivors. The band, whose members met as students at the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA), were driving about 350 miles from a performance in Phoenix, Arizona to Santa ... more
  • 10 months Koo Kumi’s ‘Woke on the Mountain’ album to be out on April 12 CNR -LS
    Ghanaian poet and spoken word artist, William Du Bois Yaw Sakyi Kumi, who is popularly known as Koo Kumi, will release his debut poetry album on April 12, 2019. “Woke on the Mountain,” is composed of different poetry pieces about love, religion, mental health, politics and self-motivation. It was produced by Abochi and has seven poems: 1. WOTM and Libation (Intro) 2. Comfort 3. I’ll be waiting 4. Leaving William, The Phone Call 5. The Greatest Poem Ever 6. Kofi (In Pursuit Of Purpose) 7. NASA Freestyle (Outro) “The reception after the release of the album track list has ... more
  • 10 months George Clooney calls for hotel boycott over Brunei LGBT laws CNR -LS
    Hollywood actor George Clooney is calling for a boycott of nine luxury hotels with links to Brunei, after the country said gay sex and adultery would soon be punishable by death. From 3 April, homosexuals could face being whipped or stoned in the tiny South East Asian state. In 2014, Brunei became the first East Asian country to adopt Islamic Sharia law despite widespread condemnation. Mr Clooney said the new laws amounted to “human rights violations”. “In the onslaught of news where we see the world backsliding into authoritarianism this stands alone,” the actor wrote in a column for the ... more
  • 10 months Agnes Varda: Influential film director dies at 90 CNR -LS
    Belgian-born film-maker Agnes Varda has died at the age of 90. Her family told the AFP news agency she died at her home on Thursday as a result of complications from cancer. Varda was one of the key figures in the French New Wave in the 1960s, making films like Cleo from 5 to 7, Le Bonheur and The Creatures. She was the first female director to be awarded an honorary Oscar in 2017, and became the oldest ever nominee for a competitive Oscar last year. The director first came to prominence with her 1962 film Cleo from 5 to ... more
  • 10 months ‘I left Lynx because I felt sidelined’ – Eazzy CNR -LS
    The exit of Hip-hop artiste, Eazzy from Lynx Entertainment, where she was known as the First Lady, was a surprise for many in the music industry. She left quietly and has not really spoken about parting ways with the label that made her a star but on Saturday, March 23, when she appeared on Atuu, hosted by Abeiku Santana on UTV, she addressed the matter. According to Eazzy, she left Lynx Entertainment because she was not being given the attention she felt she deserved. “It looked like all the attention was being given to Asem and I felt sidelined so we came ... more
  • 10 months Introducing Vitide For Maximising Prostrate Health ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    While numerous men are hesitant to discuss their well-being, specialists state that they ought to discuss prostate wellbeing. Taking a gander at the difficulties related to prostrate wellbeing and men 39;s health, Immeri Ghana chose to organize the ... more
  • 10 months Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming sells 10 million copies CNR -LS
    Michelle Obama’s memoir is on course to become the most popular autobiography to date, according to its publisher. Becoming, first published just five months ago, has already sold more than 10 million copies, Bertelsmann said. “We believe that these memoirs could well become the most successful memoir ever,” said Thomas Rabe, chief executive of the German firm. The firm paid $60m (£48m) in 2017 for the rights to the book alongside that of former US President Barack Obama. Mr Obama’s book is yet to be published. Bertelsmann owns a 75% stake in Obama publisher Penguin Random House. Nielsen – which ... more
  • 10 months MOGO 2019: The legends, the legacies and the lasting impression CNR -LS
    The auditorium of the National Theatre was filled on the evening of Saturday, March 23 2019 as indigenous highlife music was celebrated at the Music of Ghanaian Origin concert. Patrons of this year’s MOGO concert were kept on their feet throughout the event as the artistes dazzled with amazing performances, with many describing it as one of the best they have experienced so far. This year’s MOGO featured the ‘native son’ of Ghanaian music, Amandzeba, Adane Best, Cina Soul, Kofi B, the Kwan Pa Band, Bessa Simons, K.K. Kabobo, Kwabena Kwabena and Akwaboah who all electrified the audience with ... more
  • 10 months MUSIGA sets up National Elections Commitee as it heads towards June 26 elections CNR -LS
    The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) has set up a five-member committee that will supervise its national elections in June. The committee has Smart Nkansah as its chairman, with former MUSIGA president Diana Hopeson as secretary. It also has Rev. Dr Mary Ghansah, Lawyer Jonathan Cudjoe and Trigmatic. The committee will supervise the filing and the nomination processes and take care of vetting those who will hope to occupy the various position. It will also work with the Electoral Commission of Ghana to ensure a free and fair election. MUSIGA has also released a roadmap that will guide how things ... more
  • 10 months Looking After Your Health: Healthy You, Happy You ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Balancing work, life, and play is hard work. Keeping up with your career, looking after your family and making social plans can be draining. And while trying to balance everyone else rsquo;s wellbeing with everything else, you may put your own ... more
  • 10 months Okyeame Kwame and his family launch new hair products CNR -LS
    Following the launch of Sante’s Hair for Kids, Okyeame Kwame and his family have released another product, this time for older women. The new products are called “the Sister Collection. It was inspired by Annica Nsiah-Apau and her sister Xonia Appiah-Kannin. Unlike Sante’s Hair for Kids, which was modelled after their daughter Sante Antwiwaa for kids, Sister Collection is for mature women. According to Annica and Xonia, this collection is made with love, it’s beautiful, smooth, soft and of very high quality. “The Sister Collection was borne out of the amazing bond between us. Whenever I get something I need ... more
  • 10 months The Avocado Seeds: Benefits & Use ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Avocados are a superfood that many people love to eat. Avocados are super nourishment that many people love to eat. According to the Dairy Council of California, ldquo; overall, avocados contain quite a bit of potassium, dietary fiber, and fa ... more
  • 10 months Tips To Studying Abroad With The Required Documentation ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Admission requirements for a Master 39;s degree abroad can vary from programme to programme, but luckily there are also many similarities, wherever you choose to study. The motivation behind an application charge receipt, of photographs, and ID ... more
  • 10 months Citi FM’s Lucky Couples Promo winner leave Accra for South Africa CNR -LS
    Fiifi and Effia Odoom speaking to Citi News prior to their departure expressed their excitement on the opportunity to travel outside Ghana and spend a good time together as lovers. According to the couple, they have been looking forward to the trip. Effia Odoom interestingly disclosed how she is eager to enjoy the time away with her husband. Fiifi Odoom said he expects to visit tourist destinations and other scenic places in South Africa. “The feeling is great, we have been looking forward to this, I just can’t wait. I am really happy. We are going have fun and enjoy ... more
  • 10 months Eugene Zuta releases single, ‘faithful God’ CNR -LS
    Gospel musician Eugene Zuta has a new single to begin his ministry mission for 2019. The track, titled, “Faithful God” is a cool worship song which pays tribute to the faithfulness of God in the lives of people and His goodness in all the circumstances of human life. The song is masterfully produced by sound engineer and celebrated musician KODA from his base in Tarkoradi and features Emmanuel Bludo Jnr. on drums and Prince Sennah on bass. Explaining the inspiration behind the song, Eugene said he wants anyone who listens to it, to experience the faithfulness of God in whatever ... more
  • 10 months My first MOGO experience: The acts, the ambience and the artistry [Article] CNR -LS
    Ok so this year I decided I’ll do more to appreciate Ghanaian music by attending concerts. Citi FM provided two great avenues for this, namely the Accra Music Expo (which was FREE btw) and #MoGo2019. I purposed to attend both events which I did and have no regrets. I just want to analyze my MoGo experience specifically from start to finish. BACKGROUND: I left home Tema at 6:30pm to head to National Theatre. Gates were opening at 7pm. I learned my lesson from the Stanbic Jazz Festival and didn’t intend to be there before 7pm but at the same time too, didn’t want ... more
  • 10 months Identification Of Some Health Problems Through Bad Breath ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Bad breath, medically called halitosis, can result from poor dental health habits and may be a sign of other health problems. Terrible breath can likewise be aggravated by the sorts of foods you eat and other undesirable lifestyle. If every ... more
  • 10 months Eko Production partners Silverbird to screen autism movie, ‘Outlier’ on April 2 CNR -LS
    Silverbird Cinemas and Eko Productions have teamed up to screen “Outlier: Living with Autism in Africa,” a film promoting autism awareness in Ghana. The movie will be premiered on World Autism Day which falls on  April 2, and screening continues throughout the month of April. The one-hour, fifteen minutes movie, is the first feature film to capture the struggles and triumphs of people diagnosed with autism in Africa. The film chronicles the life of Donatus Awudu, a child born with autism in a part of Ghana. He is ostracized and isolated by his community which holds deep-rooted superstitions that ... more
  • 10 months Nana Kojo launches maiden album, ‘Woyɛ Kronkron’ CNR -LS
    Contemporary gospel musician, Nana Kojo, is set to launch his debut album on Sunday, March 31, 2019. The nine track album titled, Woyɛ Kronkron, will be launched at the Sophia Cudjoe Temple of the Church of Pentecost, Sakumono – Accra, with support from Cindy Thompson, Jack Alolome, Martin Hayford, Prosper Ntoso, Ruth Adjei and a host of church choirs. The album boasts of soul-touching and edifying songs like ‘Nyame Ye’, ‘Siesie wo somfo’, Hyɛ no anuonyam; a medley of celebrated local praise songs, and the title song – woyɛ kronkron. According to Nana Kojo, he decided to name the album ... more
  • 10 months Bessa Simons relives the best of Osibisa at MOGO 2019 CNR -LS
    The memories of one of Ghana’s most prolific afrobeat band, Osibisa came alive through the voices and instrumentals of Bessa Simons and his Bessa band. The center of attraction for this incredible spectacle was the National Theatre where Citi FM staged the 2019 edition of Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert. The 30-minute performance seemed like it started and ended in the twinkling of an eye. By the time the audience was ready to take the excitement and thrill to the next level, Bessa and his band had ended, albeit with a lot more energy left to give them ... more
  • 10 months Vocal power, superb performance; all of Kwabena Kwabena at MOGO 2019 CNR -LS
    The allotted 45 minutes was not enough for patrons of Citi FM‘s Music of Ghanaian Origin Concert (MOGO) to enjoy the highlife artiste, Kwabena Kwabena’s sterling performance. For the entire period, he was on stage, the audience sang along, cheered and danced to all of the hit songs performed by Kwabena Kwabena. From “Bue kwan ma me”, to “Asor” to “sweet baby,” to “begye me,” there was no end to the excitement and thrill served the patrons who called for more after the performance. Coming from the man, who is well known as a flawless live-band performer, the audience ... more
  • 10 months Kwan Pa steals show at MOGO 2019 CNR -LS
    After tonight’s spectacular performance at Citi FM‘s Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert, Kwan Pa band may have officially earned the right to be known as Ghana’s modern palm wine music band. The 4-man band performed almost all the major highlife tunes from decades ago to the early 2000s to the excitement of the patrons of the concert. For listeners of Citi FM present at the concert,  the Kwan Pa band did precisely what the band did what they have come to be known for – creative tunes from years ago. Indeed, that has been their hallmark and ... more
  • 10 months Adane Best thrills again at MOGO 2019 CNR -LS
    The love for rich Ghanaian music returned at this year’s edition of Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) when sensational highlife artiste Adane Best once again gave an electric performance. The ‘Gyata Bi’ singer’s dished the exciting and authentic Ga songs he is known for. His Mama Mia, Maafio, Zamunymunya, Getty  and the famous ‘Gyata Bi’  were a hit with the audience.   Kofi B, KK Kabobo, Cina Soul, Kwan Pa, Kwabena Kwabena, Bessa Simon and Amanzeba  also lifted  the concert with their awesome acts. MOGO 2019 undoubtedly brought together the biggest names in Ghana’s music to ... more
  • 10 months K.K Kabobo shows he still has it at MOGO 2019 CNR -LS
    Highlife musician, K.K Kabobo wowed hundreds of patrons who thronged the National Theatre on Saturday for Citi FM’s Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert. He put up a spectacular performance for the night. Patrons could not also hide their excitement as they danced to the great tunes performed by Kabobo. Best of his hit songs such as Onyame, Sua Bonefakye, My Sweetheart, ‘Atenmuda’ and others performed with the Nkyinkyim band were at the centre of the unforgettable event. Other artistes whose performances rocked the show were Kofi B, Adane Best, Cina Soul, Kwan Pa, Kwabena Kwabena, Bessa Simon ... more
  • 10 months Akwaboah rocks MOGO 2019 [Photos] CNR -LS
    Songwriter and singer, Akwaboah Gladstorm’s performance at the 2019 edition of the Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert was fabulous. Performing a number of his songs that crossed between highlife, reggae and RnB, he got the audience dancing and singing along. It was songs like  ‘I Do Love You’, ‘Sweet Pie’, ‘Hold me down’ and one of his father’s song  ‘Awerekyekyere’ that got the audience swaying and singing along. Akwaboah won Songwriter of the Year award at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. MOGO 2019 is sponsored by Freight Consult and Club Beer with support from Citi TV. The ... more
  • 10 months Kofi B lights up MOGO 2019 concert with ‘Koforidua flowers’ CNR -LS
    Ghanaian highlife musician, Kofi Boakye Yiadom, also known as Kofi B lit the room with his love songs at Citi FM’s Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert at the National Theatre on Saturday. And the patrons did not hold back, they danced and sang along as the Highlife musician performed his popular songs including Koforidua flowers, Sika dwa among others. Kofi B came to the spotlight with his solemn and thought-provoking hit song, ‘Mmobrowa.” Kofi B’s other popular songs include Twa me keke, Mmobrowa , Belinda, Akua Ataa. Other top musicians including Bessa Simons, Amandzeba, Adani Best, Kwan Pa band and Kwabena ... more
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    Kofi Boakye Yiadom also known as Kofi B lit up the room with his love songs at the Citi FM/TV’s Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) And the patrons did not hold, they danced and sung along as the Highlife musician performed his popular song,  Afia Donkor. He also performed other songs including Koforidua Flowers and Sika dwa. Kofi B came to the spotlight with his solemn and thought-provoking hit song, ‘Mmobrowa.” Kofi B’s other popular songs include Twa me keke, Mmobrowa , Belinda, Akua Ataa. Other top musicians including Bessa Simons, Amandzeba, Dromo Naa band, Adani Best, Kwan Pa band and ... more
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  • 10 months Afro soul artiste Cina Soul delights at MOGO 2019 CNR -LS
    Afro Soul artiste, Cina Soul opened the 2019 edition of the Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert with a spectacular performance that left the audience asking for more. Her 10-minute performance which was full of energy had the audience on their feet the whole time ended with her highly popular song Ojorle. Cina Soul didn’t just sing out her soul, she gave the audience a performance worth their money and time. Her popular ‘Ojorle’ has secured her Best Female Vocal Performance nomination at the 2019 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. Acts expected to rock the night include Kofi B, Akwaboah, K.K Kabobo, ... more
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  • 10 months Okyeame Kwame unveils ‘Made in Ghana’ album cover ahead of launch CNR -LS
    The time music lovers have been waiting for is inching closer than one would have imagined. The much-anticipated launch of the ‘Made in Ghana’ album is scheduled for April 20, 2019 at +233 Jazz Bar and Grill – and there is a beautiful album art cover to it. The cover has Okyeame Kwame standing in between two lofty talking drums, wielding drum sticks. The talking drum, is an archetypal Ghanaian musical instrument that represents language. Tuned to low and high tones, it is used to communicate messages in most Ghanaian linguistic settings. According to Okyeame Kwame, the huge fontomfrom drums ... more
  • 10 months 2019 MOGO concert comes off tonight at National Theatre CNR -LS
    Citi FM will today March 23, 2019 host the 2019 edition of the Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert at the National Theatre in Accra. The night will have music from the past, the present and the future of Ghana’s highlife music. Top musicians including Bessa Simons, Amandzeba, Dromo Naa band, Adani Best, Kwan Pa band, Kwabena Kwabena and Cina Soul will thrill patrons at the concert with their authentic Ghanaian songs. Where to get tickets  Regular tickets for this year’s MOGO concert are going for GHc120 while VIP tickets are selling at GHc 200. Both are available at the front desk of Citi FM at ... more
  • 10 months 2019 MOGO concert celebrates authentic highlife music on Saturday CNR -LS
    Citi FM will tomorrow [Saturday], March 23, 2019 host the 2019 edition of the Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert at the National Theatre in Accra. The night will have music from the past, the present and the future of Ghana’s highlife music. Top musicians including Bessa Simons who will perform renditions from the Osibisa Band as well as his own productions, Amandzeba, Dromo Naa band, Adani Best, Kwan Pa band, Kwabena Kwabena and Cina Soul. The artistes are expected to thrill patrons with great old songs at the 14th edition of the concert. Where to get tickets  Regular tickets for this year’s ... more
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