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Sarkodie Loses out on MAMA, 2Face wins Best Artist

The much anticipated MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) with Airtel came off last night at the Eko Expo Hall, Lagos with one or two surprises. One of the biggest successes in the past year, Wande Coal missed out on the honours, and there wasn’t too much Nigerian domination this year. Ghana’s only representative, Sarkodie lost […]

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2face at MAMA 2010The much anticipated MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) with Airtel came off last night at the Eko Expo Hall, Lagos with one or two surprises. One of the biggest successes in the past year, Wande Coal missed out on the honours, and there wasn’t too much Nigerian domination this year. Ghana’s only representative, Sarkodie lost the Best Anglophone nod to Daddy Owen.  However the Ghanaian rapper got the chance to shine in a mash up with Chuck D of Public Enemy fame and Nigerian female rap newcomer, Mo Cheddah. However the big winners on the night were Fally Ipupa winning Best Video and Best Francophone; and 2face winning Best Male and Best Artist.

The 2010 MAMAs was hosted by US female rap star, Eve. Guest presenters and celebrity guests included Ba Ponga, Dama do Bling, Lizha James, Daniel Amokachi, Oluchi, Julius Agwu, Genevieve Nnaji, Muthoni, Nneka, MTV VJs Vanessa Mdee  & Sizwe Dhlomo, Tatiana, JoJo and fashion designer Lisa Foluniyo.

Full list of winners:

Best Anglophone – Daddy Owen (Kenya)

Best Francophone – Fally Ipupa (DRC)

Best Lusophone – Cabo Snoop (Angola)

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Artist of the Year- 2Face (Nigeria)

Best Female – Sasha (Nigeria)

Best Male – 2Face (Nigeria)

Best Video – Fally Ipupa (DRC): “Sexy Dance”

Best Group – P-Square (Nigeria)

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Brand New Act – Mo Cheddah (Nigeria)

Best Performance – Big Nuz (South Africa)

Song of the Year – Liquideep (South Africa): “Fairytale”

MAMA Legend – Miriam Makeba (South Africa)

Best International – Eminem (USA).

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I didn’t go for my BECE results because I knew I would fail – Obaapa Christy 

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Contemporary Ghanaian gospel singer, Christiana Twene, well-known by the stage name Obaapa Christy has recently revealed that she did not bother going for her Basic Education Certificate Examination results after completion. (more…)

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Late Ghanaian fashion designer Antoinette Pokua Poku laid to rest

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The Ghanaian fashion industry mourns the loss of a visionary as Antoinette Pokua Poku, a prominent Ghanaian fashion designer and creative director of the renowned fashion brand Poqua Poqu as she was laid to rest today, February 26, 2024. (more…)

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Afua Asantewaa says she didn’t hold on to Sing-a-thon result

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Ghanaian media personality and Guinness World Record’s longest singing marathon applicant, Afua Asantewaa Aduonum has spoken out about the release of the results of her sing-a-thon attempt.  (more…)

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Trigmatic reveals been officially divorced for three years

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Renowned Ghanaian singer and songwriter, Enoch Oduro-Agyei, professionally known as Trigmatic has reportedly disclosed that he and his ex-wife, Edith Schandorf, officially divorced three years ago.

In a recent interview on D-Black’s “Unkut” show, Trig explained that the decision to file for divorce was reached by mutual consent. 

“I am divorced. A lot of people don’t know; it’s not something I talk about… Yeah, it has been three years now, he said.”

He then addressed the idea that his line of work was involved in the breakup, stating that the COVID-19 pandemic’s height forced them to spend more time together, which exacerbated their unworkable differences.

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Trigmatic expressed appreciation for the lessons he has learnt during the three years following his divorce.

His message’s key themes were self-love, resiliency, and personal development.

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He has however, recently expressed that, should the proper person come along, he is open to the notion of getting married again.

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Celebrities are not living lavish lifestyles like politicians – Okyeame Kwame

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Celebrated Ghanaian singer and songwriter, Okyeame Kwame has spoken out about the misconception surrounding celebrities and their lifestyles, dismissing any perception about Ghanaian celebrities living lavish lifestyles.
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I’m not a member of Bawumia’s Manifesto Committee – Okyeame Kwame Clarifies 

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Renowned Ghanaian musician and entrepreneur, Kwame Nsiah-Apau, otherwise known as Okyeame Kwame, has made it clear that he is not a member of Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia’s Manifesto Committee. (more…)

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