Nolly: Helena Bonham Carter on soaps, sexism and the death of cinema

You’ve probably never heard of Noele ‘Nolly’ Gordon if you’re under the age of 45. However, you’ve probably heard of A-list actress Helena Bonham Carter, as well as It’s A Sin and Doctor Who writer Russell T Davies. The prolific duo has teamed up for a three-part drama about Nolly, a TV trailblazer and legendary star of the long-defunct soap opera Crossroads. Nolly played Meg Mortimer/Richardson, the owner of the Crossroads motel, from 1964 until her abrupt di...[Read More]

Comedian SDK Dele loses his mother

SDK Dele, better known as Sadik Sulley, a comedian, has revealed the death of his mother, two years after the death of his father. On Tuesday, January 31, the Comedian announced the death of his mother, Rebecca Opong, via Twitter. He wrote, “Lost my lovely mom…. Mama, rest in peace.” His mother was a well-known figure who appeared in his amusing skits. Blue Film, the comedian’s first feature film, featured his parents as his character’s parents. SDK Dele’s mot...[Read More]

Afia Schwar to pay GHC60,000 instead of serving jail sentence

Instead of a jail sentence, the Tema High Court ordered controversial Ghanaian comedian Afia Schwarzenegger to pay GHC60,000. This occurred today, January 31, 2023, during her contempt case hearing. According to GhanaWeb, in addition to paying the fine, she has been barred from social media banter for two years. The socialite is currently being held by the Tema High Court, and the court has ordered that she be released once the full amount of the assigned funds is paid. Afia Schwarzenegger, the ...[Read More]

Ahuofe Patricia loses her mother

Priscilla Opoku Agyemang, popularly known as Ahuofe Patri, is an actress and socialite who has lost her mother. The actress admitted to feeling lonely in an Instagram post shared on January 30, 2023, while expressing hope that her mother will find rest wherever she is. Her announcement was accompanied by photos of her late mother and the caption: “I know you’re sleeping. But I’m so lonely.” Hundreds of celebrities have expressed their condolences and sympathies in respons...[Read More]

Wizkid was a no-show at Ghanaian organized concert

After making supporters wait for over 12 hours for his headlining performance at the Accra Sports Stadium, Wizkid declined to appear, infuriating Ghanaians. About 5,000 people were expecting the singer, who was scheduled to perform last night, but he did not arrive. Wizkid fans were unable to leave the venue because they were holding out hope that the Grammy Award-winning singer and performer would ultimately arrive. Many people are calling the concert, which was supposed to take place on Saturd...[Read More]

Wizkid misses another gig in Abidjan just hours after a no-show in Accra

Wizkid, a Nigerian singer, reportedly cancelled a performance in Abidjan, the capital of Ivory Coast, following a similar event on December 10 in Accra. On December 11, 2022, he was supposed to perform in two distinct nations: Benin and Cote D’Ivoire, according to sources. Wizkid, however, didn’t make it to Abidjan and instead performed in Benin. However, the Abidjan event was confirmed in a tweet by numerous Ivory Coast media outlets. “The Nigerian performer @wizkidayo was sup...[Read More]

Wontumi files new contempt case against Aplus

Chairman Wontumi has filed a new contempt case against Kwame A Plus. According to a summons writ that is now circulating online, the Political Activist is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday, December 13, 2022. Wontumi claims in the writ filed on December 6, 2022, that A Plus made some derogatory comments on social media against the presiding judge’s decision to punish him and three others. “That my lawyer would argue that the respondent’s characterization of the verdict as...[Read More]

Judge issues warrant for Afia Schwar’s arrest

According to recent information, Afia Schwar was convicted to 10 days in prison by the High Court “B” Tema for defaming Chairman Wontumi. The court also found Nana Ama McBrown, the host of United Showbiz, and her panelists Kwame A Plus and Mr Logic in contempt of court for failing to respond to a court suit brought by Antwi Boasiako, also known as Chairman Wontumi. The defendants were ordered to pay GHS5,000 to the petitioner, while Afia Schwar was fined GHS5,000 in penalty units (GH...[Read More]