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Man reveals how Wizkid paid for his mother's surgery
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Man reveals how Wizkid paid for his mother's surgery


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In the post shared on the microblogging platform, the man revealed that Wizkid paid for his mother's surgery adding that his kind gesture has made his year.

While responding to a man who wished his mother a successful surgery, David Anthony said they are already through with the surgery and it was successful.


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Nobody can say only gospel songs are sung in heaven


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This month has been a busy one for Kwame Yogot as he was spotted on what looked like a carnival-themed video that featured Kwaku Flick.

He stated he believes he will still rap to fans even when he is called to heaven.

When asked if he was a virgin, the 'Biibi Besi' hitmaker claims he is not a virgin and he does not think virgins exist in Ghana.


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Gladson Awako finally returns to Hearts of Oak training
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Gladson Awako finally returns to Hearts of Oak training


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Awako signed a two-year contract with Hearts of Oak in August, thereby severing ties with Great Olympics.

Great Olympics ordered him to return to the club because Hearts of Oak have not paid in full the amount involved in the transfer.

Gladson Awako finally returns to Hearts of Oak training.


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Asamoah Gyan backs Afena-Gyan to lead Black Stars attack in future
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Asamoah Gyan backs Afena-Gyan to lead Black Stars attack in future


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Gyan, who has scored a record 51 goals for Ghana, said the youngster has the qualities to lead the Black Stars attack in future and has advised that he is not rushed into the team.

Afena-Gyan turned down his first invitation to play for the Black Stars earlier this month after he was included in the squad for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers against South Africa and Ethiopia.

He has fully convinced manager Jose Mourinho who has promoted him from the youth team.


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Referees boss Alex Kotey calls for improved officiating in Ghana Premier League


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The match review panel on Mahama Ewuntoma indicated that the referee admitted to the panel that he erred in awarding a penalty to Ashantigold SC in their week two encounter against Karela United and was handed a six-match ban.

With regard to referee Opoku Arhin, the match review panel found the referee guilty of not giving a red card to Ismail Abdul-Ganiyu for a bad tackle on Bechem United's Emmanuel Avornyo, therefore handing him a six-match ban.

Referee Opoku in his response admitted that he erred in that decision as he couldn't see the offence clearly but decided to give a yellow card to Ganiyu in consultation with the fourth referee Andrew Awurisa who has also been given a four match-day ban.


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Funny Face Pleads With Court To Give Him Back His Phone After It Was Seized » GhBasecom™


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Ghanaian comic actor,Nana Oduro Boateng popularly called Funny Face, who is currently at the psychiatric hospital receiving treatment for his recent breakdown has pleaded with the court to give him back his phone.

Funny Face who was charged to court and detained a few weeks ago after he threatened some persons including his baby mama, Vanessa appeared in court on Wednesday, November 24, 2021.

The court presided over by His Worship Kofi Oheneba-Kuffour ordered the release of his phone immediately after his statement is taken.


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My Girlfriend Called Me Stingy After I Asked Her To Contribute Money For Bills At My House


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She got her 3rd salary on the 15th and I asked her to buy grocery, electricity and pay DSTV. She told me it's rude for a man to ask a woman to do that.

I even heard her telling someone on the phone that I am becoming stingy like other guys.

I told her if she doesn't want to contribute she must go look for her own place.


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Exceptionality comes from thinking outside the box
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Exceptionality comes from thinking outside the box


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According to him, he was already interested in the arts and wanted to pursue it professionally but was encouraged to think outside the box and be exceptional by his lecturers and mentors.

The artist explained that it was through the interest he had in expanding the field of art which brought about the idea of using jute sacks from market places to create patchwork quilts which he used to drape buildings in other to create a conversation between materials and the spaces people reside.

He is best known for draping buildings in old jute sacks which he stitches together with a team of collaborators to create patchwork quilts and the owner of Savannah Centre for Contemporary Art, Tamale.


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Prophecy a money making venture for most Ghanaian pastors
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Prophecy a money making venture for most Ghanaian pastors


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Ghanaian singer, Sefa has bemoaned the surge in doom prophecies in the country.

She said most Ghanaian pastors resort to the unnecessary public proclamation of such prophecies, particularly about celebrities to attract more members into their church.

Making reference to the most recent one which involves dancehall artiste Shatta Wale, Sefa is of the view that Ghanaians should cease giving these prophets attention.


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My parents almost disowned me because I wanted to be a rapper


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D-Black further stated that now most musicians serve as role models to other young people who want to venture into music.

Parents are beginning to understand the concept of music and giving children with such potentials the opportunity to venture into it.

D-black has been one of the relevant musicians since the inception of his music career in 2010.


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Support Rocky Dawuni to win Grammy
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Support Rocky Dawuni to win Grammy


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This is the second time the ace Raggae act, Rocky Dawuni, has been nominated for the prestigious Grammy award.

In 2016, Rocky Dawuni became the first Ghanaian to attain a Grammy nomination, but he lost out - unfortunately.

In assigning possible reasons that could have been his undoing, Rocky said Ghanaians didn't show enough support for his nomination.


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Ghana Beach Soccer has all the ingredients to be a huge success
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Ghana Beach Soccer has all the ingredients to be a huge success


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Addressing participants at the ongoing FIFA Instructors,Coaches and Referees Course in Prampram, Angelo Schirinzi described the initial foundation work of Beach Soccer managers as tireless and sacrificial.

Angelo Schirinzi is the author of several manuals on the sand sport which has been approved by Beach Soccer Worldwide and is used as a reference book by all Beach Soccer affiliated countries across the globe.

The former World Cup trainer of Tahiti and Coordinator of Beach Soccer in the Bahamas believes that with a bit more push, Ghana can become a powerhouse on the continent as far as Beach Soccer is concerned.


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DOL Zone 3: Tema Youth play Accra City as Liberty face Akatsi All Stars
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DOL Zone 3: Tema Youth play Accra City as Liberty face Akatsi All Stars


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Owusu Dacosta, Jeremiah Arkorful and Evans Osei Owusu got on target for Tema Youth at the Accra stadium.

They will play Accra City Stars at their newly adopted home, Mantse AstroTurf at Tema New Town.

Liberty Professionals who drew goalless with Inter Allies will lock horns with Akatsi All Stars at the Carl Reindorf Park at Dansoman while Inter Allies travel to the Eastern Region as guests of Kwaebibirim United FC. In other fixtures, Heart of Lions have a daunting task against Vision FC at Kpando - Both sides lost their opening matches of the season to Oda Kotoku Royals and Uncle T United respectively.


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SWAG lands new sponsors for 46th Awards
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SWAG lands new sponsors for 46th Awards


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The 46th SWAG Awards Night will honor over 30 sportsmen and women.

According to the head of Marketing at Betboro Ghana, Madam Rosemary Tetteh, partnering the SWAG Awards is one of the company's way of giving back to the Ghanaian sporting fraternity.

The 46th SWAG Awards Night will honor over 30 sportsmen and women as well as individuals who excelled in their area of sporting endeavors and those who contributed in diverse ways in the sports industry in the year under review.


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R2Bees releases 4th album 'Back to Basics' after two years
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R2Bees releases 4th album 'Back to Basics' after two years


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Stars gather to support musical duo, R2Bees at album listening.

The duo at an album listening on November 24, 2021, hosted over thirty celebrities.

Some of the artistes performed with R2Bees at the album listening.


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10 critical questions answered
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10 critical questions answered


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E-Commerce/Online Payments: E-LEVY will be charged to the customer for payments for goods and or services using Mobile Money, Debit/Credit Card, QR Code or alternative payment channel.

Transfers between your own accounts - if you are moving money between your own accounts then you will not be charged the E-LEVY. Cash deposits into one's personal mobile money account.


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BBNaija Season 6 stars with Nigeria passports shade peers with American passports
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BBNaija Season 6 stars with Nigeria passports shade peers with American passports


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During their trip to Dubai, Pere, Michael, and Boma showed off their American passports in a video as they apparently shaded colleagues with the Nigerian passports.

Reacting to the shade, Saga alongside Emmanuel, Jaypaul, and Whitemoney decided to respond to the video by showing off their Nigerian passports.

Saga noted that the only passport they know is the 'Greenland' as they all raised their Nigerian passports.


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Sam Johnson: Penalty against South Africa was ‘soft but the correct decision' – Citi Sports Online


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Former Black Stars defender, Sam Johnson, says the penalty awarded to Ghana in the World Cup qualifying win over South Africa was 'soft' but insists the decision was correct.

Re Ayew converted for his 22nd Black Stars goal on his 100th appearance for Ghana to take the Black Stars top of Group G and advance to the final playoff round.

The South African FA has since petitioned FIFA concerning the game, citing match fixing and match manipulation, which has resulted in high profile exchanges between the two Football federations.


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Nana Ama McBrown chides govt over poor structures, zero investment in the movie industry
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Nana Ama McBrown chides govt over poor structures, zero investment in the movie industry


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Nana Ama Mcbrown lists some challenges movie actors, producers face in the country.

Popular actress cum TV host, Nana Ama McBown has bemoaned the high level of neglect the Ghanaian movie industry has suffered in the hands of every government that comes to power.

Striking the difference between the Ghanaian movie industry and the Nigerian movie industry, Nana Ama McBrown said the latter is more structured, well-organized, and taken care of.


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Yaw Tog finally gets a hug from Gyakie after controversial 'snub' » GhBasecom™


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Kumerican rapper Yaw Tog has finally gotten his wish granted as singer has offered him the warmest hug of his life after the controversial snub which became a trenf=ding topic on Twitter.

Moments after the hug, Yaw Tog who remained seated stretched forth his left hand in a manner many have interpreted as having requested for a hug.

On Wednesday evening, Gyakie was rather the one who opted to give Yaw Tog a hug after the rapper met her at the R2Bees event.


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