Movie director, producer and actor, Kobi Rana, has taken fellow creative Yvonne Nelson to the cleaners over her recent comments about lack of support in Ghana’s entertainment industry.
Multiple award-winning actress, Nadia Buari has spoken about the way the weather has been treating her, especially at night.
Award-winning actress Yvonne Nelson, has said that Ghana’s movie industry needed to receive some attention over what she described as the industry’s unsupportive nature.
Man of the moment, Shatta Wale, known in real life as Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr., has responded to President Akufo-Addo’s message to him.
President Nana Addo took to Twitter to congratulate Shatta Wale over his massive feature in Beyonce’s Already project.
The tweet from the president has gained some response from the Ayoo hitmaker as he took to the comment section to react.
Shatta Wale’s response read: “Nana wuy3 guy wati, you do all too Infact this your tweet dierrrr am keeping it for “4 more years ” Pah pah pah pah God bless our home land #GHANA#Already#SM#Reign#Allout2020”.
Akufo-Addo’s tweet has been retweeted over 1,000 times and received some 6,400 likes.
Shatta Wale’s response follows the tweet made by Ghana’s sitting president over the international linkage between the musician and award-winning American star, Beyonce.
In just 3 days, the Already video has been watched 7.8 million times on YouTube.
Nkonkonsa.com earlier reported that the husband of Beyonce, Jay Z, also shared the Already video on his official Twitter handle.
Award-winning Afropop and Afrobeats singer Wendy Addo, known by many fans and followers as Wendy Shay, has said she is Ghana’s equivalent of Beyonce.
Ghana’s sitting president, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has congratulated Charles Nii Armah Mensah famed as Shatta Wale following his historic collaboration with award-winning American singer Beyonce.
Akufo-Addo, in a Twitter post, sent massive warm wishes to the self-proclaiming King of Dancehall music Shatta Wale over his international project with Beyonce on her Black Is King project.
In the tweet that was written in pidgin English, Akufo-Addo congratulated Wale for doing what only a few people can manage to do as an artiste from Ghana.
The president’s tweet was an indication that he was elated to have one of his own citizens throw the spotlight on the nation.
Nana Addo’s Twitter post read, “@shattawalegh, you do all!!! #KingAlready#
The tweet has so far gained massive attention in the form of likes and retweets from many Ghanaians especially from the ardent fans and followers of the Taking Over star
President Akufo-Addo is not the first politician to eigh in on Shatta Wale’s massive feat.
Earlier Ghana’s information minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, also congratulated Shatta Wale for his work with Beyonce.
Again, vice presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for the 2020 general elections, Professor Naana Jane Opoku Agyemang, also congratulated Shatta Wale over the achievement.
This is not the first time that President Akufo-Addo has tweeted and mentioned Shatta Wale.
It would be recalled that in October 2017, Nana Addo wished Shatta Wale a happy birthday and extended an invitation for him to visit the Flagstaff House.
Beyonce and Shatta Wale’s Already music video was released on July 31, 2020, and has already been watched some 6.5 million times on YouTube.
Ghanaian actress and comedian, Valentina Nana Agyeiwaa, popularly known as Afia Schwarzenegger, has endorsed President Akufo-Addo’s candidature for the upcoming 2020 in a new trending video.
Multiple award-winning American rapper, songwriter, record executive, entrepreneur, businessman, and record producer, Jay Z, has played a major role following the release of Beyonce and Shatta Wale’s Already music video.
Ghana’s minister of information, Hon. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has also spoken following the release of the much-anticipated Already video of Beyonce which features Shatta Wale.
Following the July 31 release of Beyonce’s Already music video which features Shatta Wale, a lot of praise has come the way of the artiste.
However, checks done by Nkonkonsa.com has it that another Ghanaian, Emmanuel Adjei, played a major role in the whole Black Is King Film.
Emmanuel Adjei, a Ghanaian-Dutch filmmaker and visual artist, whose work has explored the realms between films and music videos is said to be one of the directors who worked closely with Beyonce. Adjei who has some details on his official website is credited to have worked on many top-notch projects which have gained prominence in the global entertainment space.
Checks made on his website and about his bio had this to say about him: “With a primary interest in storytelling, Adjei’s work interrogates concepts of power, freedom, displacement, and inequality, told through his multi-layered dramatic narratives.”
Adjei has a degree in Fine Arts from the Utrecht School of the Arts (NL) and went further to study Film at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent (BE). Some of the projects he has worked on include short film The Formula (2016) and music video Human (2016) for Sevdaliza.
His own short film, Shahmaran (2018), received widespread critical acclaim, numerous awards and nominations.
Ghanaian actress Ama K. Abebrese was probably the first person to highlight Adjei’s feat as she took to Twitter to blow the young director’s trumpet over his collaboration with Beyonce.
Apart from his recent link up with Beyonce, Adjei has collaborated with a variety of recording artists such as Madonna, Mark Pritchard, and Mykki Blanco.
Beyonce released the much-awaited Already music video with Ghana’s Dancehall star Shatta Wale which was part of her Black Is King music film.
Following the release of the video, which has surpassed 2 million views in less than 24 hours, many entertainment players have congratulated the Ayoo hitmaker over the feat.