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Only Highlife music can win a Grammy for Ghana
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Only Highlife music can win a Grammy for Ghana


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Speaking in a phone interview with Attractivemustapha.com, Kumi Guitar said that it is on record that any African that has won or been nominated for a Grammy won it on the ticket of their traditional music genre and what they can easily be identified with.


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Reggie Rockstone tells Ghanaian youth
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Reggie Rockstone tells Ghanaian youth


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Reggie Rockstone is telling young Ghanaians to do whatever they can to escape premature death.

He urged the youth to refrain from unscrupulous behaviours as well as distancing themselves from some crooked politicians who only ask them to kill and fight.

Jacqueline Acheampong, better known as Gyakie in the showbiz industry expressed her displeasure at the rate at which the younger ones are losing their lives in recent times and also encouraged the youth to keep chasing their dreams because their hassle will surely pay off someday.


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Fella Makafui: Medikal's wife Drops Bathroom Photos in Celebrating his Birthday ▷ Ghana news
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Fella Makafui: Medikal's wife Drops Bathroom Photos in Celebrating his Birthday ▷ Ghana news


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Fella Makafui has shared some bathroom photos to celebrate her husband Medikal's birthday.

Ghanaian businesswoman and actress, Fella Makafui, has shared bathroom photos of herself taking a shower to celebrate her husband Medikal's birthday.

Fella Makafui also trended in the news when she slipped off her high-heel and fell during a modelling session.


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Ex-Hearts of Oak chief Harry Zakour praises Asante Kotoko's recruitment policy


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The Phobians over the years have failed to sign top and emerging stars in the domestic league unlike before when it was home to the 'Crème de la crème' of Ghana football.

Zakour during his stint with the club was able to assemble one of the best squads to win the CAF Champions League title and multiple Ghana Premier League titles.

According to him, arch-rivals Asante Kotoko are currently doing better in terms of recruitment than Accra Hearts of Oak.


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She has a Clean Heart: Davido's Lawyer Gushes over Chioma amid Drama with the Singer ▷ Ghana news
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She has a Clean Heart: Davido's Lawyer Gushes over Chioma amid Drama with the Singer ▷ Ghana news


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Davido's lawyer Bobo Ajuda had only beautiful things to say about the singer's fiancee.

Davido's lawyer Bobo Ajuda seems to be one of Chioma's big fans as he took to social media to gush over her.

Gh earlier reported that Nigerians gushed over Davido's Chioma as she showed off her banging body.


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After you blow, pray for sense too


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Often times, a lot of new talents lose their mojo when they are overwhelmed by fame.

A lot of them become one-time hitmakers as a result of some actions that could have been prevented by common sense.

This happens in the Ghana music industry - most especially to the new talents.


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Ghanaian filmmaker Samuel Whyte Agyapong advocates for 'Road Safety' in Ghana
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Ghanaian filmmaker Samuel Whyte Agyapong advocates for 'Road Safety' in Ghana


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A few days ago, in an interview in Accra, he revealed that his motivation was from his experience where he witnessed the death of a victim of a road accident.

Samuel Whyte Agyapong's short film features some popular faces in the Ghanaian film industry such as actor Qwesi Blay, Kumasi-based actor 'Sum Sum', Mimi Buari and others.

The film will be released on YouTube and other free-to-air local tv stations.


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Haillie Sumney suggests how Ghanaian movie industry can thrive better


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Interviewed by the award-winning Foster Romanus on e/TV Ghana's Late Nite Celebrity Show, she stated that for the short time she has been in the industry, it has come to her notice that there is not much teamwork and unity between the industry players called for more of that.

Haillie clarified that not everyone is guilty of this the majority of them do fall in that column.


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Jerome Boateng's confirmed exit sparks tension at Bayern Munich
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Jerome Boateng's confirmed exit sparks tension at Bayern Munich


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Jerome Boateng, 32, will leave Bayern Munich when his contract expires at the end of the season.

Behind the scenes, confirmation of Boateng's exit is causing tension.

Since joining Bayern in 2011 from Manchester City, Boateng has won the Champions League title twice, anchoring the defence in the treble-winning seasons of 2013 and 2020 and won the Bundesliga title eight times.


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FIFA orders Zamalek to pay former player Ben Acheampong $1m within 30 days
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FIFA orders Zamalek to pay former player Ben Acheampong $1m within 30 days


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Three months ago, Cas ruled that the five-time African champions must pay the 30-year-old around $1.1m after finding that the player had been forced into breaking his contract by the club's actions.

Egyptian giants Zamalek were to be handed a transfer ban at the end of March unless the Cairo club pays its former player Benjamin Acheampong over $1m as instructed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport in December.

Cas found the Ghanaian had 'no other option but to terminate' his Zamalek contract, citing - among other reasons - his lack of proper payment, his exclusion from training and from the squad for his second season at the club.


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Why Barreto is unhappy with Asante Kotoko despite Bechem United thrashing
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Why Barreto is unhappy with Asante Kotoko despite Bechem United thrashing


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Brazilian playmaker Fabio Gama Dos Santos scored his second goal in two games, compatriot Michael Vinicius netted on his Kotoko debut while centre-back Ismail Abdul Ganiyu and striker Francis Andy Kumi also added their names to the score sheet.

Barreto was appointed Kotoko coach last month, granting him a return to Ghana for the first time since managing the West African nation's national team between 2003 and 2014.

The 23-time GPL champions are looking to win the title again for the first time since 2014..


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I Cheat On My Girlfriend Because She Is Too Skinny And Has No Bortos But I Love Her
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I Cheat On My Girlfriend Because She Is Too Skinny And Has No Bortos But I Love Her


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A young man has taken to Facebook to confess about how he cheated on his girlfriend because of her small frame.

He added that he has plans for marrying her but her skinny body is making it difficult for him to stay faithful to her.


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Daniel Amartey among low-earning players at Leicester City
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Daniel Amartey among low-earning players at Leicester City


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According to the wage bill of Leicester City for the 2020/2021 football season, striker Jamie Vardy with no surprise is the highest earner.

In the list available with your most trusted Ghanaian online portal, defender Daniel Amartey is amongst the low earners.

The utility player earns a weekly wage of 21,000 pounds and is part of the last ten least paid players at Leicester City.


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FIFA rejects $250,000 alleged Zamalek settlement with Acheampong
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FIFA rejects $250,000 alleged Zamalek settlement with Acheampong


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Acheampong revealed last month that his former agent conspired with Zamalek to agree on a settlement of $250,000 instead of an amount of $1.1 million.

Egyptian giants Zamalek were to be handed a transfer ban at the end of March unless the Cairo club pays its former player Benjamin Acheampong over $1m as instructed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport in December.

Cas found the Ghanaian had 'no other option but to terminate' his Zamalek contract, citing - among other reasons - his lack of proper payment, his exclusion from training, and from the squad for his second season at the club.


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Highlights: Asante Kotoko move to third after big win against Bechem United


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Asante Kotoko hosted Bechem United at the Obuasi Len Clay Sports Stadium to clear an outstanding match from the first round of the campaign.

Following an impressive performance, the Reds have cruised to a massive 4-0 win courtesy of goals from Abdul Ganiu, Fabio Gama, Francis Andy Kumi, and new signing Michael Vinicius.

The win sees the record league champions moving to third on the league table and just two points behind leaders Great Olympics.


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Mohammed Salisu's wages at Southampton revealed
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Mohammed Salisu's wages at Southampton revealed


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The highly-rated youngster joined the English Premier League outfit from Spanish giants Real Valladolid in the last summer transfer window on the back of an impressive stint last season.

According to information gathered by your most trusted Ghanaian online portal, Mohammed Salisu takes home a weekly wage of £23,077 at Southampton.

Mohammed Salisu, 21, is expected to continue his development and stands the chance of renegotiating his deal to receive an improved wage at the English Premier League club.


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I know the mindset of my people that is why I don't live in Ghana
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I know the mindset of my people that is why I don't live in Ghana


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According to him, there is a mindset problem especially with vicious young people in the country hence his decision to live away from the West African country.

The said Facebook live video is currently unavailable on his timeline and GhanaWeb is unable to tell whether it has been deleted or its settings changed.

Badu admonished Sheldon to respect others and desist from exposing others to public ridicule and censure just because he wants to get views on YouTube, rather, he advised him to promote the good that people were engaged in.


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Those Bashing You Are Jealous Of Your Achievements- DKB Defends Sonnie Badu As He Promises To Take Him Abroad » GhBasecom™
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Those Bashing You Are Jealous Of Your Achievements- DKB Defends Sonnie Badu As He Promises To Take Him Abroad » GhBasecom™


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UK based Ghanaian Gospel Musician Sonnie Badu has been trending for the wrong reasons for the past few days.

Sonnie Badu had posted that on his Instagram page that he had attained some Degrees including a PHD within a span of four months.

DKB added that most of the people bashing Sonnie Badu are only jealous of his achievements.


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Zenu-Atadeka jail break: Escapee surrenders to police
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Zenu-Atadeka jail break: Escapee surrenders to police


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One of the inmates who escaped from jail at Zenu-Atadeka in the Kpone-Katamanso municipality of the Greater Accra Region, Sumaila Karim has surrendered to the police.

About 12 inmates on remand escaped from jail on Easter Day when a police officer opened the cell to put a suspect in custody.

One of the inmates allegedly poured hot porridge into the face of the police officer, paving way for 12 suspects to escape.


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Young Guys Grab Nigerian Crossdresser Jay Boogie And Beat Him Up For Being Confused About His Gender
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Young Guys Grab Nigerian Crossdresser Jay Boogie And Beat Him Up For Being Confused About His Gender


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Nigerian crossdresser Jay Boogie has revealed that he was beaten and harrased by a group of transphobes in the country.

Boogie claims he has suffered harshly within the past few days due to this attack on him.

He took to social media to make the claims which has shocked many Nigerians.


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