Actress and Social Media Influencer Andrea Owusu popularly known as Efia Odo said most Ghanaians are “Hypocrites” and “Fools”.
Efia who was pouring her heart out on social media about how people insults her over her choice of dressing, said she owns her body and she can decide what she wears or which part of her body she wants to expose.
In a lengthy video on Instagram, Efia said 90% of Ghanaians are hypocrites and fools and she can’t understand why people cannot just mind their business.
According to her, how she dresses does not determine her personality or how pure her heart is. She said no amount of insults or negative comments will make her change her lifestyle or fashion style.
The quest of many Ghanaians to make it in life has made many fall prey to wicked men in many parts of the world. Whenever a Ghanaian is abused on a foreign land, the believe is that, indigenes of their host country are the abusers.
A story from a young Ghanaian who sojorn to Libya is giving a different direction about torture that is meted to Ghanaians outside their home country.
Appiah (not his real name) was working as a teacher in Goaso in the Ahafo Region of Ghana peacefully until a friend told him of the numerous job opportunities in Libya.
Convince that Libya will provide him with a better job that will pay him well, He started the journey from Tudu in Accra and used Niger route to Libya.
While in Libya, His contact was at work and he (Appiah) had to find a place to stay till his host return from work on his off day.
At Agadez, he was told that, there is a Ghanaian at Sabah still in Libya who can accommodate him till he finally see his contact. Unknown to him, the Ghanaian he contacted was a kidnapper. He (the victim) was locked up in a room with others.
In the room were some Ghanaians and other nationals. They were forced to tell their families back home that they have fallen into the hands of some wicked Arabs and until monies are transferred to the Ghanaian by name Kwadwo Asante for him to pay a ransom to the kidnappers, they will suffer and die in pain.
Until the requested ransom is paid, beatings and torture is the order of the day.
Attached to this story is a video of his narration and evidence of the torture.
Ghanaian music duo Keche over the weekend released the much awaited million dollars video titled “Odo” which was shot in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
According to a close source, the video was shot at one of the most expensive locations in Dubai where top African musicians have had some of their videos shot in the past.
The video which was premiered at the premises of 4syte TV on 25th May 2019 saw top industry players in attendance and popular hiplife musician D-Cryme as Mc with a live telecast on 4Syte TV.
After the launch,The duo were very grateful to their new management team Golden Empire Legacy Limited that officially signed and outdoor them with a whooping GHC2.5 million (equivalent to USD $500,000) plus three-bedroom apartment and two Hyundai Elantra saloon cars to help them run their day-to-day activities.
It’s a step by step movement from Wendy Shay with the best of music.
The female act signed to RuffTown Records released her debut album on the 20th of December, 2018 and it was captioned Shay On You. Surprisingly, the title of the album is also a single on the album.
“Shay On You” is an afrodancehall themed song in which she brings the best of her afrobeat craft and fuses it with the dancehall genre. For someone who is new to dancehall, the Uber Driver hitmaker puts much energy into this one to make a statement. Shay On You is coined from her name Wendy Shay with the song sending the message that she is right in the faces of people and they must be ready to accept her as she is here to stay. Music is about versatility and she gets it on point.
This single comes with a music video which was directed by Yaw SkyFace. Shot on location in Jamestown, a suburb of Accra, the video shows a different element of Wendy Shay in the midst of men in a male dominated music industry. Not perturbed, her stand is very strong and she is ready for the game.
British/Ghanaian media entrepreneur and founder of education not for profit, Aim Higher Africa, Peace Hyde has been featured on leading US news platform Fox News for her transformative work in empowering unemployed youths and building grassroots entrepreneurs in Africa.
Peace Hyde who is one of only 200 visionary leaders selected to be part of the inaugural class of the 2018 Obama Foundation Leaders Africa program, has continued to push for the rights of street children to get formal education as well as providing support to impoverished communities and families across Ghana and Nigeria.
Hyde who also heads up the Forbes Africa digital media and partnerships arm as well as the editorial head for the west Africa region has over the years been celebrated globally for her outstanding contribution to the lives of communities with various nominations including the prestigious Discovery young Health Journalist of the year Award as well as being inducted into the 2017 and 2018 Untied Nations Most Influential People of African Decent list.
Aim Higher Africa has over the past 5 years delivered its proprietary MRDT curriculum program to millions of students across the continent in a bid to transform limiting mind-set, break down negative barriers and empower students with design thinking skills with a focus of helping them to identify opportunities within their community that creates long term scalable and sustainable impact.
The program was launched in Aim Higher Africa’s newly opened skills acquisition center in Yaba where students are enrolled in a 6-week intensive vocational and digital skills program after which successful graduates with innovative socially focused business plans, receive an interest free start up loan to transform their dreams into reality.
Ghanaian actress and TV Presenter Efia Odo, real name Andrea Owusu has revealed, how and when she lost her virginity.
Efia who was sharing her personal experience on her “You and Me” segment on Okay FM’s drive time program, said she was only sixteen years old and naïve, when she lost her pride to her first love who is Jamaican guy called Chase during her high school days in America.
She stated that she didn’t know anything about sex at that time but her boy boyfriend insisted they should do it and she fell for his pressure out of love.
The “Heels and Sneakers” actress said it was very painful in the beginning but she enjoyed it eventually.
Watch the video below:
Efia Odo however admitted that she regrets losing her virginity at that early age but it happened because she didn’t know the value and why she should have waited.
She therefore urged parents to speak to their kids about sex before they become sexually active and advised young ladies to preserve their virginity for the right person and the right time.
Multi-talented young and versatile artist with a blend of Reggae, Dancehall & Afropop, Barbara Naa Okailey Nyarko popularly known as ‘OV’ has released her first major single after emerging winner for the just-ended MTN hitmaker(season 7).
She is currently under the auspices of Burniton Music Group, the Independent record label owned by multiple-award winning Reggae/Dancehall act, Stonebwoy and Manager Sidi Mohammed popularly known as Blakk Cedi.
The budding female act features her label boss Stonebwoy on this one and calls it “Want me” directed by Prince Dovlo and produced by Street Beatz.
Ghanaian celebrity Blogger, Ameyaw Kissi Debrah and his beautiful wife walked down the aisle over the weekend.
Following the couple’s traditional marriage ceremony which occurred on Tuesday, March 6th, Ameyaw Kissi Debrah and Elsie Darkoa Yobo had their “white” wedding ceremony on Saturday, March 10th, 2018.
The ceremony was held at the Trade Fair Center in Accra, and was well attended by both the bride and groom’s friends and family.
After they exchanged their vows, it was time for the couple to dance together for the first time as a couple.
As it turned out, things didn’t go exactly as planned, and it appears that when the time came for the two lovebirds to take to the floor for the first dance the ceiling briefly caught on fire due to the fireworks. Bt Ameyaw and Elsie were unperturbed, as they would not allow anything to mar their special day.
Checkout Ameyaw Debrah and his wife Elsie Darkoa Yobo on the dance floor:
Actress Lydia Forson and Media personality A.J Sarpong wowed patrons of this year’s Glits Africa Fashion Week, when they graced the runway with their larger than life personalities.
They both hit the runway on the day 2 of the , when they modeled for the #AboutThatCurvyLife Collection.
Lydia Forson rocking an all-black silk gown by Abaya of Lagos, Ms. Forson strutted her stuff to the glorification of all thick and beautiful women and bubbly Radio and TV host/ Producer, A.J. Sarpong who appeared on the runway twice, attracted loud cheers from the crowd with her confident catwalk.
#AboutThatCurvyLife is a movement started by Nigerian lifestyle journalist, Latasha Ngube to empower the African curvy community.
Lydia Forson and AJ Sarpong’s showcase was part of the #AboutThatCurvyLife Collective at the Glitz Africa Fashion Week which included designers such as Matthew Idang for Assian.