Ghanaian gospel musician Isaiah Kwadwo Ampong, popularly called in showbiz as Great Ampong, has revealed that before moving to Accra to seek greener pastures decades ago, he had imagined Accra was heaven.
According to the “Akokofunu” hitmaker, he first arrived in Accra in 1996 to live with his brother. He said due to his imagination, he brought some foodstuffs from his village to enjoy, only to realise that he was going to live in a kiosk.
Ampong, who is one of the most successful Seventh-day Adventist Church gospel musicians in Ghana, made this revelation during an interview with Afia Amakwaah Tamakloe.
“I first came to Accra on August 20, 1996,” he disclosed. “When I was coming, my brother didn’t tell me we were going to sleep in a kiosk.”
“I brought foodstuffs with the intention to cook and eat and live comfortably, but to my surprise, I was going to live in a kiosk. I had to give them away after realising the reality.”
He disclosed that he started his hustle in Accra by selling biscuits at Odorkor First Light. “He was selling graphic newspapers, and I was selling biscuits in traffic at Odorkor First Light.”
This is not the first time the singer has told has shared his struggle to fame. A few years ago, he disclosed in a radio interview that he slept in church for years. He said that was how he discovered his musical talent
Renowned Ghanaian television presenter and journalist, Nana Aba Anamoah has finally confirmed that she is in a relationship.
Nana Anamoah disclosed that she takes her boyfriend seriously but she is unsure if her boyfriend feels the same way about her.
The GhOne TV General Manageress disclosed this during an interaction with her followers on Twitter. She posted a beautiful of herself and a tweep, @kwakwa_jhunior, dropped a comment to ask that “you get serious guy? I want see something”.
In a reply, Nana Aba Anaomoah wrote “I take am serious but I know no if he take me serious too”.
The man in question has not been mentioned by Nana Aba Anamoah. However, in a related story that popped today, the ace broadcaster is said to be dating one Nana Doe according to Adu Safowaa.
Ghanaian singer and Lynx Entertainment signee, KiDi is going global with his music as the poster of his ‘Touch It’ song reach has been spotted in Barcelona, Spain.
In new photos posted by the singer, the posted of his song has a QR code that could be scanned to stream the song right on the go.
An elated KiDi posting the photo spotted in the Spanish city wrote on Instagram;
Nothing to see here, just my handsome face on the streets of Barcelona, Spain 🇪🇸 🏃🏽♂️”
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Ghanaian socialite and TikTok star, Felicia Osei has turned heads on social media after sharing stunning photos of herself showing off her hour-glass body figure.
Felicia Osei has for the most part shared recordings of herself which shows simply her face and not her full body during her TikTok videos.
This time around Osei Felicia chose to give a full view of herself from head to toe. She did this By sharing some full awe-inspiring photographs of herself, which numerous netizens just spilled out their deference.
Check out some of he photos below;
Popular Kumawood actor, Kwaku Manu has penned a heartwarming message to his daughter, Vida Osei Manu as she celebrates her birthday today.
Sharing lovely photos of Vida on her Instagram page, Kwaku Manu showered God’s blessings on her and asked God to move her from grace to grace.
Kwaku Manu wrote, “May your day be as bright as your smile and as lovely as you. Happy birthday my daughter! @vidaoseimanu 🎉❤️🎁And I ask God to move you from grace to grace. 🙏 All my lovely friends should halp me wish her a happy birthday. God bless you all”
Check out her photos below;
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Ghanaian actress and entrepreneur, Fella Makafui has exclaimed that the reason why some Ghanaians hate her is that her success intimidates them.
Fella Makafui averred in a series of tweets that some people start hating young people the moment they start making money and she registered her displeasure over how people give off bad energy.
The YOLO TV series star maintained that although she is not moved by the negative vibes, she has come to understand that many Ghanaians hate competition. You become an enemy when you start to make it.
“I have come to understand some Ghanaians only hate on you when you are elevating !! They hate competition!! They dislike it because it intimidates most of them !! It’s even worse when you are young !! But anyways,I won’t dull my sparkle because of your feelings !
Lol I’m not even where i want to be in life but at my age and what i have achieved lol ,all i can say is “Thank you Jesus “ .I’m proud of myself..You can discredit my efforts and hard-works but as long as it doesn’t affect my bank account..WE GOOD !!
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Ghanaian Afropop musician, Wendy Shay has hit the street in Germany with her mother to sell pure water.
Wendy Shay in her new ‘Heat’ song disclosed that she is tired of eating ‘Gobe’ which is beans with gari, and sarcastically added that she also wants to live a luxurious life like Serwaa Amihere and Nana Aba Anamoah
Accordingly, Wendy is working hard to live her dream life as she has taken to the streets of Germany to sell with her mother, in order, to promote her song and message.
In a TikTok video she has shared on her Instagram page, the mother and daughter could be seen carrying a pan and bowl to sell whilst acting out the lyrics of the song. The video has since gathered over 155,000 views with more than 800 comments.
She captioned the post “my Mom hopped in the trend. After the 777th time, I managed to get my beautiful mum to get it right (it wasn’t easy o)“. Watch the cute mother and daughter video below which has got fans talking.
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Delectable Ghanaian actress and author, Juliet Ibrahim has taken to Instagram to reveal the kind of man she is often attracted to.
Juliet Ibrahim disclosed that she is attracted to a man who is attentive and consistent.
According to the mother of one, she is drawn to a man who pays attention to details without being told or reminded about it.
Juliet Ibrahim divorced her husband, Sarfo Kantanka Junior barely four years after their marriage is yet to find that soul mate she so longs for but her ex-husband is happily married currently.
See her post below:
It is reported that Burundi’s President, Evariste Ndayishimiye has fired married government officials who are having extra marital affairs with other women outside their marriage.
This shocking development which will definitely cause intriguing reactions on social media was masterminded by Minister for Internal Security, Gervais Ndirakobuca as a way to bring sanity into the country starting from the top.
According to the directive, every married government official who has a side chic will be affected by this new ‘shake up.
This new development was shared by Twitter influencer, African facts Zone.
This is almost on the heels of a similar action of former President Nkurunziza who passed a law requiring couples within the country to get married by December 2017 or face legal consequences.
According to him, there was a population explosion in the country caused by men dating many girls simultaneously and impregnating them.
“We want Burundians to understand that everyone is responsible for his life, we want order in this country,” then-Interior ministry spokesman Terence Ntahiraja told AFP news agency.
Popular Kumawood actor Lilwin known in real life as Kwadwo Nkansah has clapped back at colleague, Big Akwes after he chastised him for not attending Bill Asamoah’s late mother funeral.
Lil Win was recently dragged by Big Akwes for not attending Bill Asamoah’s mother’s burial. This follows an earlier rant by Big Akwes claiming he is evil and has issues with almost every Kumawood actor.
He said Lil Win had this thing that kills the shine of people especially people who are upcoming, hence people like Bill Asamoah will never appear on his set.
This insults by Big Akwes because he didn’t attend Bill Asamoah’s mother’s funeral has gotten to Lil Win, who has responded with a nasty diss to Big Akwes.
He said, “A grateful dog is better than an ungrateful man. Am not angry with an ungrateful person; probably they are confused or inexperienced.
Thus me Lilwin”