Celebrity News

Actor Kofi Bucknor dead

Information reaching citifmonline.com has it that celebrated Ghanaian actor, Kofi Bucknor, has passed away. Kofi Bucknor, 64, died on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Details to the cause of his death are not yet known. Born in 1953 in Cape Coast, he has starred in movies such as Heritage Africa 二元期权 (1989), African Timber (1989), Run Baby Run (2007), Elmina, African Timber (2011) and Silver Rain ...

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Shatta Wale wins award in New York

Even though he seems not enthused about awards schemes, his hard work and consistency have won him a couple of awards in the music industry. On Saturday, 20th May 2017, dancehall artiste Shatta Wale won the overall Best Entertainer award at the first edition of the Ghana Entertainment Awards USA which was held in New York in the United States ...

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John Dumelo in ‘hot waters’ over Instagram post

A photo that was shared by actor John Dumelo on his Instagram page has engendered controversy and backlash from a section of the public including musician A Plus. John Dumelo on Saturday 20th May, 2017, posted a picture of a young man dressed in apron, holding polythene bags supposedly packed with pastries. This was his text to the picture: “Just ...

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I’ve a crush on Yvonne Okoro – Akwaboah

The ladies like him. They crush on him for his soothing voice and songs and he also likes them – but he likes actress Yvonne Okoro the most, Citi Showbiz has learnt. Music producer and singer, Glastorm Akwaboah has disclosed to KMJ on Hitz FM that the Ghanaian female celebrity he admires and crushes is Yvonne Okoro. Yvonne Okoro is ...

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Making babies took my attention from music – Ex-Doe

One of the pioneers of hiplife music, Ex-Doe, who has been quiet on the Ghanaian music scene, has disclosed the reason for the seemingly lull in his music career. In an exclusive interview with Citi Showbiz, he said being a family man at a tender age was one of the major challenges in his music career. “Making babies at an ...

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Bow Wow explains ‘private jet’ brouhaha

It is a truth universally acknowledged that practically everyone lies on social media. Even so, it doesn’t hurt to remind oneself of that every now and again. Shad Gregory Moss, who you probably know better as rapper ‘Bow Wow’ was travelling on a plane to New York. Here’s a very modest Instagram post about the private jet he used: A fellow ...

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I’ll be writing more plays and books – Blakk Rasta

Abubakar Ahmed, known in Ghanaian showbiz circles as Blakk Rasta, has disclosed to citifmonline.com that he will soon be paying more attention to writing. Blakk Rasta told Citi Showbiz that as apart being a musician and broadcaster, he also writes plays and books. “I have written a book. I am going to be writing more. I have written a number ...

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M.anifest features on credit song for ‘Forever Tree’

Ghanaian ‘rap god,’ M.anifest, has contributed to the making of a credit song for ‘Forever Tree,’ a groundbreaking Black historical fantasy short film. The film which stars Wendell Pierce and Olivia Washington premiered last week at the Bentonville Film Festival, an annual film festival helmed by Academy Award and Golden Globe-winning actress Geena Davis in Arkansas, USA. M.anifest’s song on ...

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DJ Switch to be moved from Dadieso to Accra?

After winning TV3’s ‘Talented Kidz’ contest last Sunday, one question that has been on the lips of most people is whether or not DJ Switch will relocate from Dadieso in the Western Region to Accra. The 9 year old girl exhibited showmanship at this year’s ‘Talented Kidz’ with her wonderful play of music on the turntables. The question of her ...

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Former First Lady Nana Konadu Endorses Ofori Amponsah [Photos]

Former First Lady of Ghana, Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings, has commended highlife musician Ofori Amponsah for his good songs and artistry. The former first lady who has been an ardent fan of the highlife musician invited him to her office yesterday in Accra and had interaction with him on a wide range of issues. Mrs. Rawlings for the first time ...

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