The Lydia Forson Open Letter to President Mahama: A Close Reading

The biggest news about Ghana’s energy crises this weekend is, perhaps, a beautiful open letter supposedly written by luscious actor Lydia Forson to President John Mahama. That letter is a really impressive work when assessed as a literary text. That letter is massively engaging readers’ attention and drawing comments, tweets and retweets for many reasons. I’ve read it; first on Myjoyonline.com on Saturday, almost 24 hours after it was published, then I read it again on GraphicOnline and later on some other newssites. Immediately, I was tempted to write a commentary on the said piece of letter. But wait: one … Continue reading The Lydia Forson Open Letter to President Mahama: A Close Reading

To be Laid or To be Known

So how was the long awaited Valentine’s day? You got engaged? Or perhaps you renewed your vows with your spouse? Ooops!!! maybe you actually got a new boy or girlfriend? Awwww I’m sure some got broken hearted though. My first broken heart was on 15th February 2004……sobs, sobs….hehehehe!! And how many of you cheated? Yikes!!! So could you go on that blind date? Or just like I did, you were home sleeping and eating. Hehehe!!! No matter how the day went, it is past with memories that would last or fade. It is gone with events that will give us … Continue reading To be Laid or To be Known

The Requirements for Ordinance Marriage in Ghana

The requirements for ordinance marriage in Ghana are quite simple. It is an inexpensive or a very affordable way to marry. First, this form of marriage is made between a man and a woman only. The partners must be 18 years or older and none of the two entering into a marriage by ordinance shall be in any form of marriage with any other person(s). But, there is an exception where the two partners are already married to each other in a customary marriage. This marriage process is one of the institutions we inherited from British colonial administration and still hold … Continue reading The Requirements for Ordinance Marriage in Ghana

Trending Ghanaian Movie Stars 2014 — Google Trends

Eye candy Nadia Buari has maintained the top position from 2013 as the most searched movie star on the Trending Ghanaian Movie Stars, 2014 chart published by Google Trends. Yvonne Nelson and Jackie Appiah also held on to the second and third places just as they did last year. Trending Ghanaian Movie Stars, 2014 Nadia Buari Yvonne Nelson Jackie Appiah John Dumelu Yvonne Okoro Van Vicker Nana Ama Mcbrown Majid Michel Agya Koo Naa Ashorkor   Trending People, 2014, Ghana Castro Komla Dumor Myles Monroe Shatta Wale Robin Williams Di Maria Dwayne Johnson James Rodriguez Ama Boahemaa Irene Asante   Continue reading Trending Ghanaian Movie Stars 2014 — Google Trends

Trending Ghanaian Musicians, 2014 — Google Trends

Sarkordie has taken the first and the best spot on the Trending Ghanaian Musicians, 2014 chart published by Google Trends. The blings  loving rapper, Sarkodie was the most searched musician for 2013 also. Dance-hall King, Shatta Wale came in the second position. The top ten musicians in Ghana are: Ghanaian Musicians, 2014 — Google Trends Sarkodie Shatta Wale Guru Jay EL Samini Kwabena Kwabena Tiffany R2Bees Edem Continue reading Trending Ghanaian Musicians, 2014 — Google Trends

Ghana Celebrities Abandon Exopa Boss’s Funeral

He was glamorous! He drove the most expensive cars with customised number plates that boldly displayed the brand name of his modelling business empire and he dined with the crème de la crème, ranging from politicians, entrepreneurs to Hollywood celebrities. The cost of his perfume could pay a year’s tuition fee for a needy student in a government senior high school. His arrival onto the fashion scene in 2005 resurrected Ghana’s ailing modelling and fashion industry and gave opportunity to Ghanaian fashion designers to showcase their creativity beyond the shores of Kwame Nkrumah’s Gold Coast. He instituted the Ghana Fashion Week … Continue reading Ghana Celebrities Abandon Exopa Boss’s Funeral

Kim Kardashian Bares Voluptuous Bottom for Paper Mag

Kim Kardashian has, generously, bared oiled, rounded, voluptuous buttocks, probably her most valuable asset, above the headline “Break the Internet: Kim Kardashian” on the cover of the winter issue of Paper magazine. In the photo shot by ace French photographer Jean-Paul Goude, Kim Kardashian holds in each hand a black evening gown she just peeled off, right down to her thighs, revealing her endowed bottom as she gives a cheeky glance at the camera. She posted the photo to Instagram and Twitter pages. Kim, 34, is an American television and social media personality, model, and businesswoman. Continue reading Kim Kardashian Bares Voluptuous Bottom for Paper Mag

Big Brother Hotshots Begins in Style

The Big Brother Africa show season 9, specially christened Big Brother Hotshots, has begun in style with 26 housemates to compete for a US$300,000.00 prize cash. The Big Brother Hotshots show will last 63 days and has housemates selected from 13 African countries including Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa and Rwanda. Ghana’s reps in the house are M’am Bea and Kacey Moore. The show, rated 18, is running on DStv Afica Magic Showcase, channel 151. Continue reading Big Brother Hotshots Begins in Style