Category: Arts

Ghanaian radio show host and author, Dr Martin Egblewogbe has been announced as the latest guest reader for National Book Reading Campaign, which has been dubbed DAkpabli Readathon. The campaign seeks to promote book reading for pleasure across Ghana and to promote local authorship. “I have been watching the Readathon...

Ghanaian feminist Akosua Hanson has premiered a new poem which she has titled ‘Loving God.’ It is produced, mixed and mastered by Reynolds the Gentleman, with the artwork done by Suavenayshin.

Ghanaian film director has launched a new reality show that is geared unearthing talents in the acting field. She calls it ‘Next Screen Star,’ and says  that it is aimed at unearthing talents to create ‘that professional actor every director will want on their set.’ The show will start with...

Tourism activist Kwaku Osei Korankye Asiedu has called on the state to revamp the tourism and creative arts industries in the country. Korankye indicated that some findings that he chanced on indicate that tourists who visit Ghana complained of poor service, and return feeling empty. “Our tourism industry needs a...

Artists in painting, sculpture, photography, film, fashion, mixed media, comedy, culinary arts, music, and dance are displaying their artistry at this year’s Chale Wote Street Art Festival. The 7th annual Chale Wote Street Art Festival starts which started 14th August, 2017 in Accra has reached its climax as over 200 Ghana-based...

A new movie that is self-produced and directed by Ghanaian actress Ingrid Alabi will come out on September 1. The movie, Adam The Eve, features Ingrid, along with the likes of Majid Michel, Roselyn Ngissah and Peter Richie. It seeks to teach Ghanaians, especially those who are married to be...

Ghana’s movie industry has suffered yet another blow as Ghallywood African Film Village, established in 2005 by William Awuku Akuffo to train persons interested in filmmaking, has allegedly closed down. The film village which is located off the Tema-Aflao road sprawls a hush 200 acre land (800 plots) at Dawa...

Paapa will release a 5 track EP on September 30. He has titled the project Technical Difficulties. In an email sent to his fans, said that the EP will be first available on Soundcloud and Youtube, then later extended to other platforms. “This will be the first in a series...

Yvonne Nelson and some key figures in the Ghanaian movie industry have started a campaign to call on the government of Ghana to help revive the industry. On social media, the actress announced that she had started #SaveTheGHMovieIndustry. The campaign is being backed by a group known as United Ghanaian...

Chief Moomen, Trigmatic and Bright Ackwerh are scheduled to speak at the Accra Discourse. The event is the first of a planned series of bi-monthly conversations about the future of entrepreneurship, technology, leadership, education, creative arts and literacy, and civic engagement in Ghana. The three will be speaking and be...

Rebecca Akufo-Addo, the First Lady of Ghana, has pledged her support for the Black Star International Festival. “This is a good initiative that will go a long way to promote the art and tourism sectors in Ghana. I will be at the programme and will be there to support you...

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