Events

Ghana’s Most Influential Awards 2017 scheduled for May

The 2017 edition of Ghana’s Most Influential Awards (GMI) is scheduled for May, 2017, citifmonline.com has learnt. Over 400 personalities from all walks of life have been nominated by the general public for the 2017 Ghana’s Most Influential Awards (GMI). Since the call to entry was opened in December 2016 to February 2017, thousands of Ghanaians have joined the race ...

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‘Prison Graduates’ stage play opens at the National Theatre on 29th April

April Communications Ltd will on 29th April, 2017 stage a lungs-splitting play titled ‘Prison Graduates’ written by celebrated Ghanaian playwright ; the Late Efo kodjo Mawugbe. The play is a political satire about Ghana, and talks about serious issues on a light note. It highlights situations in the country; these include young and energetic people paying huge sums of money ...

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Kasapreko wins big at maiden Ghana Beverages Award

The maiden edition of the Ghana Beverages Award which was held at the Accra City Hotel saw Kasapreko company walk home with three awards Bitters of the Year, Manufacturer of the Year and Product of the Year. The event, which was well attended, was to among other things celebrate the efforts made by the beverage industry whilst providing a marketing ...

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Why a Gospel musician may never win VGMA Artiste of the Year award [Article]

Since the inception of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards eighteen (18) years ago, no Gospel musician has won the ultimate award before; and this has been the bane of Gospel musicians and their fans. The closest they have ever come to winning the prize, is to get nominated and, as usual, there is one Gospel artiste nominated in this year’s ...

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Sam Jonah wins Lifetime Achievement Award at Ghana Legacy Honours [Photos]

Ghanaian business magnate, Sam Jonah, was given the Lifetime Achievement ward at the historic Ghana Legacy Honours on March 25. The event took place at the Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra. It was a black tie gala which honoured both local and international pioneers of Ghanaian decent and their achievements and contributions towards the legacy of Ghana. Other honorees included ...

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Okyeame Kwame is an incredible rapper – Prof. Akosa

Venerated pathologist and politician, Professor Agyeman Badu Akosa has commended ‘Best Rapper Alive’ Okyeame Kwame, for his sterling performance at the recently held Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) Dinner Dance, which took place at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel on March 25, 2017. Speaking to Citi Showbiz, he expressed his fondness of the ‘Rap Doctor,’ saying that Okyeame Kwame is ...

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Evander Holyfield to fight 65-year old former Lagos governor in charity fight

Fundraising activities for charity come in different ways; some rich people have fundraising dinners, there are charity Soccer matches and many other sporting activities aimed at raising funds for a  cause. The people of Lagos have taken this phenomenon to a new level, by organising a charity boxing match between five-time world Heavyweight boxing champion, Evander Holyfield, and 65-year old ...

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MOGO 2017: they came, they saw, they enjoyed!

There is nothing more exhilarating than being served a sumptuous Ghanaian cuisine prepared in a music pot, spiced with poetry, drama and dance, within a flamboyant environment, as it happened on March 25, 2017 at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel. The plush Kempinski Hotel in the Gold Coast City of Accra came alive on the night of March 25, 2017, ...

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Paapa Yankson dazzles at #MOGO2017

Ace highlife musician Paapa Yankson got music patrons on their feet when he took his turn to treat music lovers at the 2017 Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) to a repertoire of his great musical works. Performing after the Gyata Bi man Adane Best, Paapa Yankson defied his old age and shook the audience with an electrifying performance which moved ...

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Wogbejeke tells Ghana’s music history at #MOGO2017

Ghana’s epic drama group, Wogbejeke noted for its wonderful theatrical performances, through drama, music and poetry told the history and evolution of Ghanaian music at the Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert. The performance captures how Ghanaian music has evolved from traditional music forms to modern forms like rap, hip-life and others. As part of activities to celebrate 60 years ...

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