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Conversations: Exclusive With Former Ghanaian Beauty Queen & Entrepreneur, Ruth Quashie

To some people, beauty pageants are big issues for society. They view it as just physical appearance, especially that of women and their femininity, and further claim it lowers a young woman&rsqu ...

2019-10-26

Samini’s Legacy: Is It Game Over For The High-grade Family Boss?

If you are not familiar with the early formation days of Ghana’s hiplife music in the late 1990s, then you missed a lot about SAMINI's musical journey to stardom. Formerly known as Batman from D ...

2019-10-23

It Was Written: The Wonder Boy Ascends The Throne Of Majesty

The narrative of Shatta Wale’s journey to glory is an intriguing tale of an audacious young man who fought against an industry, the media, peers, and critics to carve a strong niche for his musi ...

2019-10-21

Atlantics: Diop's Cinematic Poetry About A Ghost Love Story

Mati Diop, the daughter of Senegalese jazz-folk musician Wasis Diop, recently made history as the first black woman to direct a film featured at the Cannes Film festival. Diop’s debut featu ...

2019-10-18

Assassination Of The Lion King From Yako: A Story Of Betrayed Friendship

Without friends, life can be boring as they contribute to one's happiness in a fulfilling way. Friendship can have major impact on your well-being since they heighten your happiness, re ...

2019-10-15

Israel Adesanya: The Last Style Bender

After a long spell as a kickboxer, Israel Adesanya aka “The Last Style Bender” transitioned into Mixed Martial Arts, “a full-contact combat sport that allows striking and grappling, ...

2019-10-11

Big Mad: Forgiveness Sounds Good In Theory, But In Reality, It Sometimes Feels Intolerable.

When it comes to witty, intriguing and brainy lyrical contents, Ghanaian rapper, M.anifest is the real deal, there’s no beat or rhythm he can’t handle. Manifest recently dropped stunning v ...

2019-10-10