Photos: MISS GHANA 2010 BARES SKIN TO PROMOTE HER COSMETIC BRAND

Stephanie Karikari collectionStephanie Karikari, Miss Ghana 2010 winner, recently revealed that she is venturing into a skin-care line and television production therefore it is not surprising that she has been in the media a lot recently.

In a new set of promo photos shot by Amokwei Quarshie, Ms. Stephanie drapes herself, distinctively showing us a piece of her how her skin is blushing, thanks to her recently launched skincare line called SAFARI by SK Cosmetics.

Specifically the current range which is in the market is ‘The ILLUMI Collection’ which consists of body lotion, face cleanser and face cream; which is guaranteed to make users look flawless.

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Photos: JOHN PAINTSIL’S PRIVATE B’DAY PARTY

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John Painstil

Ex-Black Stars defender John Paintsil celebrated his birthday yesterday June 15.

Despite his ongoing trial for allegedly assaulting the East Legon District Commander, stealing and offensive conduct, Paintsil celebrated his birthday with a few close friends at the new 4Syte TV mansion at East Legon.

Present at John’s private party were former Black Stars captain Stephen Appiah, Laryea Kingston, Musician Nana Boroo, 4syte TV CEO Ignace Hego among others.

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Photos: STARS TAKE OVER EUROSTAR-VGMA BEST DRESSED CELEBS PRIZES PRESENTATION

DSC_0990Winners of the Eurostar-VGMA 2016 Red Carpet Best Dressed Celebs have finally received their prizes.

Not even the rain could stop the classy event which took place at Eurostar Limousine office at Airport residential area in Accra on Thursday June 9,2016.

Aside the winners, some of the high profile celebrities present at the event includes Abeiku Santana, Mzbel, John Dumelo, Majid Michel, Kalybos, Salma Mumin, Shirley Frimpong-Manso, Kiki Banson, Moesha Boudoung, Coded of 4X4, Harold Amenya, Zynell Zuh, Stephen Appiah, Deborah Vanessa among others.

International soccer star including former England international and Arsenal defender Sol Campbell, Dutchman, former Dutch and Juventus winger Edgar Davis, Nigerian Nwankwo Kanu, Dutchman of Ghanaian decent, William Gallas George Boateng and Cameroonian international Alex Song who are currently in Ghana for a unity soccer match were also present.

Reigning artiste of the year, Elorm Adablah popularly known as E.L and actress Joselyn Dumas who won best male and female dressed personalities at the red carpet of the recently held Vodafone Ghana Music Awards respectively.

E.L beat actor Toosweet Anann(1st runner up) and rapper Flowking Stone(2nd runner up) to win and actress Joselyn Dumas beat Nana Akua Addo(1st runner up) and model Victoria Michaels(2st runner up) to win the best-dressed competition organized by Eurostar Global Limousine and Charterhouse, organisers of the annual music awards. Winners for the best dressed walk home with 3,000 Euros shopping vouchers in total whilst first and second runner ups also go home with 2000 and 1500 Euros shopping vouchers respectively.

After several deliberations by a well knowledgeable panel of fashion icons, Fashionista, fashion bloggers and fashion professionals drawn from several parts of the world led by CEO of Eurostar Global Limousine Group Mr. Oscar Yao Doe, the long list was shortlisted to the top 5.

In the Best Dressed Male category Rappers E.L, Flowkingstone, Stonebowy, XO Sanevor and actor Toosweet Annan were shortlisted as the Top 5 males VGMA 2016

Actress Joselyn Dumas, Nana Akua Addo, Anita Akuffo, Singer Efya and model Victoria Michaels were shortlisted as top 5 best dressed female celebs. Top 5 females VGMA 2016Other awards includes best red carpet THE MOST FLAMBOYANT FEMALE APPEARANCE which was won by Berla Mundi and go home with 1000 Euros shopping voucher. BET Awards 2016 nominee MzVee won MOST PROMISING FASHION DIVA APPEARANCE which also comes with 1000Euros shopping voucher. All male and female celebs who were shortlisted in the top 5 will also receive 1000Euros shopping voucher.  Elikem Kumordzie also won THE MOST FLAMBOYANT MALE APPEARANCE and he takes home1000 Euros shopping voucher. All prizes were sponsored by Eurostar Global Limousine Group.

The Celebrity Red Best Dressed review is by Africa’s leading luxury car rental company Eurostar Global Limousine Group with support from media partner including Nkonkonsa.com, Ameyawdebrah.com, Ghanagist.com, Ghkwaku.com, Ytainment.com, Starr FM, Zionfelix.com, Cypressgh.com, 4Syte TV among others.

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ANITA AKUFFO SHARES BREATHTAKING PHOTOS ON HER B’DAY

Anita AkuffoTV Presenter Anita Akuffo is a year old today!

The beautiful host of popular fashion TV program, FashionGH has released some breathtaking photos exclusively to Nkonkonsa.com to celebrate her special day.

“All I wish for on my birthday, is God’s guidance, long life and good health”, Anita told Nkonkonsa.com and thanked her fans and everybody who supports her.

Anita is the 2nd runner-up for Miss ECOWAS 2012 and Miss Malaika finalist and today, she hosts the foremost fashion program on TV in Ghana FashionGH which airs on Gh One TV, Viasat 1 TV, Max TV, TV7 and 4Syte TV, as well as host events, commercials, voice overs, etc.

Anita Akua Akuffo is an aspiring Legal Practitioner who is currently in her third year at the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), offering Communication Studies and specializing in Journalism.

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Photos: RADIO PRESENTER GIOVANNI MARRIES!

Giovani weddingFast rising radio and TV host, Caleb Adjomah better known Giovani Caleb  has finally said I do to his long time girlfriend.

The couple were put together in holy matrimony at their white wedding which took place at Event Haven, Trade Fair on Saturday May 28, 2016.

The classy ceremony was attended by family, friends and colleagues in the media industry including Kofi Okyere Darko, Caroline Sampson, Lexis Bill, Francis Doku, staff of Excellent In Media (EIB) Networks among others.

The white wedding followed their traditional marriage on Thursday May 26 to long time girlfriend, Belinda Boadu. The big ceremony also happened a day after his birthday.

Giovanni first appeared in the media industry on radio with Radio Univers in 2008 when he was in his second year in the University of Ghana, Legon. He joined Global Media Alliance as a national service person and was promoted to programs manager due to his diligence and professionalism. After gaining grounds in the field of leadership, he moved to EIB Network’s Live FM in 2015.

His wife Belinda Boadu is the Managing Director of Impart & Impact education, career and business consulting.

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Photos: GHANAIAN STARS AT CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2016

Ghanaian stars at -Cannes-20168A group of Ghanaian stars at the 69th Cannes Film Festival dazzled on the red carpet for the premiere of Park Chan-wook’s  ‘Mademoiselle’.

Among the delegation from Ghana were CEO of the Ghana Movie Award, Fred Nuamah and actors Harold Amenyah and James Gardiner. They were accompanied by Coded, musician and 1/3 member of hiplife group 4×4 and celebrity blogger Ameyaw Debrah.

Written by Park Chan-Wook and Seo-Kyung Chung, ‘Mademoiselle’ (The Handmaiden) is puzzling story set in the 1930s—with two women playing odd and smart cards to cross and double cross each other in a cunning and interesting ways to secure their independence.

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DAUGHTER OF GHANA’S AMBASSADOR TO RUSSIA MARRIES IN MOROCCO

Farida kissFarida Dzifa Alabo, daughter of Ghana’s ambassador to Russia H.E Alabo is married.

Farida got married to her long time lover Kofi Oduro Mensah in a classy and colorful wedding at Marrakech in Morocco over the weekend.

The Ghanaian couple were joined by both families to witness the beautiful ceremony. Some of the notable personalities present at the wedding include Founder / Executive Director of Eurostar Limousine Mr. Oscar Yao Doe among others.

Farida is the daughter of Ghana’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Russian Federation and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), His Excellency Dr. Kodzo K. Alabo and her mother is Moroccan.

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YVONNE OKORO COMMISSIONS BOREHOLE IN NORTHERN REGION

Yvonne Okoro waterBeautiful actress Yvonne Okoro has as part of her social responsibility commissioned a water project in the northern region to provide portable water for the people of Wungu at Walewale.

The popular Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Okoro on Tuesday April 12, 2016 put smiles on the faces of the people of Wungu in the Walewale community of the Northern Region, when she commissioned, a borehole.

For a very long time, the community had battled with water scarcity. Natives including school children and the aged walk several kilometers in search of water every day. As part of Yvonne’s annual charity exercise, she decided to go to the aid of the community by funding the drilling of a borehole.

Business activities in the community on Tuesday came to standstill for a while to give the actress a rousing welcome for the commissioning ceremony which paved way for the borehole to be used.

Commissioning the project, Yvonne said, “It gives me joy to offer a supporting hand to those who need it in society. I hope this project will go a long way to impact positively on the lives of the people of Wungu especially the children and women. I want use this opportunity to thank God and everyone else who supported this project. I also thank African World Airline (AWA) for bringing us this far for a successful commissioning ceremony.”

Yvonne and her team including TV personality and lawyer, Sandra Ankobiah had earlier paid a courtesy call to the chief of Tamale, Naa Dakpena Alhassan and the chief of Wungu at the Wungu paramount palace.

She also visited West Mamprusi District offices and Daa-Gyei Academy, where she advised children at the school to take their lessons seriously after they sung for her. Amidst cultural performances by the Wungu Cultural Troop, natives including, school children as well as other actors from the northern part of the country came out in their numbers to support the Ghana Must Go actress to commission the borehole.

Also in attendance were Hon. Dr. Sagre Bambangi MP for Walewale and Wuni David D, the District Chief Executive (DCE) of the West Mamprusi District, who assured the actress the community would take a good care of the borehole.

“I extend my sincerely gratitude to you for deciding to come here. It is my responsibility as the DCE of the West Mamprusi District to provide water for the people and if you have come to provide water for the people, we are grateful…I want to assure you that we will take good care it and I am also taking this opportunity to ask others to learn from your kind gesture,” Wuni David added when Yvonne visited his office.

Yvonne Okoro remains one of Ghana’s relevant award winning actresses and producers who are doing well for society. Her latest movie, Ghana Must Go is currently making great impact in Ghana and expected to premiere in Nigeria very soon.

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Photos: GRAMMY AWARDS 2016 RED CARPET

Selina Gomez and Taylor Swift
Selina Gomez and Taylor Swift

A-List celebrities mostly musicians stepped out in star-studded style for music’s biggest night of the year.

The biggest stars in music all over the world turned up for the 2016 Grammy Awards on Monday night February 15 2016.

The 58th annual ceremony honored the best in the music industry, so it isn’t surprising that tons of celebrities were on the red carpet at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. With nominees like Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar, Ghana’s own Reggae super star Rocky Dawuni and more, stars were everywhere you looked, and of course, they took the opportunity to make some bold statements with their fashion.

The 58th Grammy Awards aired on Monday on CBS at 8 p.m. EST live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

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STARS COME OUT FOR YVONNE OKORO’S “GHANA MUST GO” PREMIERE

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Osofia

The stars came out and the public trooped to the premiere actress Yvonne Okoro’s new movie, Ghana Must Go.

The movie’s premiere at the Silverbird Cinemas in Accra on Saturday January 2 2016, recorded a very large number of movie patrons than ever.

Silverbird officials had to stop selling tickets during the red carpet ceremony because there were no more spaces available in its cinema halls.

“Thanks to everyone that turned up for Ghana Must Go …it was so insane sold out premiere…,” Yvonne said on social media, Sunday afternoon after receiving congratulatory messages from contented patrons.

The premiere ceremony was attended by showbiz names like Nkem Owo aka Osuofia, Lydia Forson, Rapper EL, the Okoro sisters, Sandra Ankobeah. The actress is reported planning on premiering the movie in other parts of Ghana, Nigeria and other places.

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