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JUSTICE

Debunking Sam George's LGBTQ Claim With Fact

1. Sometime ago, the largest ethnic group in Ghana- The Akan, will bury a king with the head of innocent person's with the idea of providing the king with people to carry him to the next world. This was an akan culture and was endorsed by the Chiefs.

  17 hours ago ago
Debunking Sam George's LGBTQ Claim With Fact

SOCIETY

Abesim Fridge Killings: Siblings Opened Sarpong’s Coffin And Gave Him Weapons To Retaliate

The siblings of the 15-year-old Stephen Sarpong who was murdered by Richard Appiah in Abesim, have invoked a ghostly attack on the later for the crime he has committed. At the burial site just when the pastor, family members and sympathizers had left, the siblings and other elderly friends of Sarpong opened the coffin and incanted some words onto a machete and other weapons, praying that the ghost haunts down his killer.

  4 days ago ago
Abesim Fridge Killings: Siblings Opened Sarpong’s Coffin And Gave Him Weapons To Retaliate

CULTURE

Check out other countries that speak twi apart from Ghana

Twi, also known as Akan Kasa.It is a dialect of the Akan language spoken in southern and central Ghana by millions of people.Mainly of the Akan people, the largest of the seventeen major ethnic groups in Ghana. Twi has about 17–18 million speakers in total including second-language speakers.

  6 days ago ago
Check out other countries that speak twi apart from Ghana

ENTERTAINMENT

Sister Debbie Shares New Wild Photos From Her Vacation In The United States Of America: See Photos

Sister Debbie is one of the popular female personality we have in our media space who love traveling around the continent and the world as a whole, she always shares those moments with her fans and followers through her social media handles. Deborah Owusu-Bonsu popularly known as Sister Derby is a Ghanaian television presenter, musician, model and an academic, of Akan origin and a former presenter at e.TV Ghana.

  1 day ago ago
Sister Debbie Shares New Wild Photos From Her Vacation In The United States Of America: See Photos

ENTERTAINMENT

Tears flow as One week Celebration Poster of Kumawood actor Kohwe surfaces

The Ghana movie industry was hit with a sad news some days ago, when one of the veteran actors Kofi Laing popularly known as Kohwe passed on. He was suffering from stroke and whiles receiving treatment passed on. He was 76 years old. Kohwe is one of the actors who dedicated his whole life to film acting.

  5 days ago ago
Tears flow as One week Celebration Poster of Kumawood actor Kohwe surfaces

SOCIETY

Man Marveled As Lady Remove Cloth To Show "Nakedness" For Him To Capture With Phone | Watch

There's this popular Akan saying which goes "As3m mp3 nipa, nipa na )p3 me ho as3m" indeed, it is very true. A video currently circulating on Instagram and the other social media handles captured the moment a young man was taking a shot of the nakedness of a lady who unclothed her body for him to capture with his phone.

  10 days ago ago
Man Marveled As Lady Remove Cloth To Show

FASHION-BEAUTY

Mzvee Finally Perms Her Natural Hair?: Check Out These Pictures

When it comes to hair, women do not joke with their hair at all. A popular Akan adage goes this way; "obaa enimonyam ne ne tsir nwhi" which means everyone's glory is her hair. Although these days some women prefer cutting their hair, most of them have either their natural hair on or have permed them.

  13 days ago ago
Mzvee Finally Perms Her Natural Hair?: Check Out These Pictures

SOCIETY

FAREWELL: WASSCE Candidate Clara Finally Goes Home

What a painful exit? Residents in Mankessim, colleagues students, teachers and lovers of Clara Ayipey were thrown into shock as the sudden death of her breaks the news. In the Akan tradition, going to funeral is one of the means people show their last respect to a dead person in the society.

  21 days ago ago
FAREWELL: WASSCE Candidate Clara Finally Goes Home

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

We Can’t Separate Them: ‘Stubborn’ Couple In Huge Trouble After Getting Stuck During Lovemaking

Colleagues with them at the scene were helpless and could not do anything to save the situation. A cloth had been used to cover their waist and the man, in particular, was seriously shouting for help. From their faces were pains, grief, and cries, the man was speaking in the Akan language and indicated that he was helpless and needed the mercy of God to save himself and the lady from the situation.

  1 month ago ago
We Can’t Separate Them: ‘Stubborn’ Couple In Huge Trouble After Getting Stuck During Lovemaking

SOCIETY

Teacher, 36, riots in jail as his father is laid to rest in loneliness

Opanin Samuel Afari would have been blessed with a befitting burial if his only child, Samuel Afari Jr. was allowed to bury him as every father would have wished for, but life circumstances made it impossible for the 71-year-old man to have his son burying him. Not only was his funeral boring, but was sad too as the ambulance carried his body from the Kwaman Hospital Mortuary in Bomfa and wailed in emptiness from the mortuary to the Oyoko family house in Bomfa.

  12 days ago ago
Teacher, 36, riots in jail as his father is laid to rest in loneliness

POLITICS

Hawa Koomson Shown Some Pictures From Her Former Ministry; Asked To Quickly React.

In a link attached to this article, The Akan speaking radio Asempa FM Asked Honorable Hawa Koomson to Quickly visit their Facebook page and react to a secret recording of pictures and some videos. Accordingly to them, the recordings involves her former ministry which is the Ministry of Development and Special initiatives.

  7 days ago ago
Hawa Koomson Shown Some Pictures From Her Former Ministry; Asked To Quickly React.

HEALTH

Use this common plant to trea your asthma within two weeks

Treat you persistent asthma inside multi week with this plant 🌿. If you don't mind have the opportunity to peruse this article as far as possible and you will express gratitude toward me after approximately scarcely any long stretches of following some basic strides to get yourself, a companion, or a relative recuperated with this basic plant I will teach you today.

  5 days ago ago
Use this common plant to trea your asthma within two weeks

ENTERTAINMENT

"Wo ha Adwene": Afia Schwarzenegger Reacts To Tracy Boakye's New IPhone 13 Promax [+VIDEO]

Following the current trending friendship between Afia Schwarzenegger and Tracy Boakye, the two individuals have in diverse ways put in efforts to sustain their friendship. Among these include the encouragement of each other towards their respective aim and achievements in life. In view of this, a momentous video surfacing online reveal Tracy Boakye uncovering her recently purchased Iphone 13 Promax and displaying it to the public through her social media handle.

  17 days ago ago

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Getting married? Here are 6 kente styles for you.

Weddings are special occasions everyone loves, in Ghana and some parts of African they call it your marriage our wedding. Africans love weddings especially the party and reception part, this is because they get to eat and drink to their heart's content. The Akan customary marriage has strict policies and regulations that the couple-to-be and their families must respect.

  25 days ago ago
Getting married? Here are 6 kente styles for you.

ENTERTAINMENT

T.T. Can Now Smile Again.

The clarion call to to attend to the needs of veteran actor Psalm Adjetefio did not fall on deaf ears but rather that of willing and able Ghanaians. Many, contributed their widow’s might to help the actor who had fallen on hard times. The beautiful thing about the gestures was that, not all the presentations came in the form of money.

  1 month ago ago
T.T. Can Now Smile Again.

ENTERTAINMENT

Herr, Nyame Ay3 Bi: Youthful Photo Of Sarkodie, Nikki Samonas & Yvone Nelson Pops Online

Indeed as the Akan popular wisdom quote denotes "Obi nnim obrempong Ahy3ase" translated in English as " nobody knows the beginning of a great man". This wise saying is very true in as much as we try to condemn it with judging mostly from the present.

  16 days ago ago
Herr, Nyame Ay3 Bi: Youthful Photo Of Sarkodie, Nikki Samonas & Yvone Nelson Pops Online

CULTURE

The People Of Kwahu And Their Way Of Life

The Kwahu's are group of people that live in Ghana, and also form part of the Twi-speaking Akan group. The people of Kwahu are popularly called the Asaase Aban or the Natural Fortress, in view of its position as the highest habitable elevation in the country.

  1 month ago ago
The People Of Kwahu And Their Way Of Life

CULTURE

How To Form Verb Tenses In Akan (Asante Twi)

Do you know the names of the verb tenses in Twi? Watch this video to learn about these tenses and how they're formed in Akan (Asante Twi) with examples. This is for beginners, students and anyone willing and ready to be conversant with the Akan language, specifically, Asante Twi.

  10 days ago ago
How To Form Verb Tenses In Akan (Asante Twi)

ENTERTAINMENT

Vivian Jill Lawrence Shares Amazing pictures after her 38th Birthday on Sunday

Kumawood Star and actress Vivian Jill Lawrence has posted a picture, of her father for the first time on Instagram. The actress who is one of the top, stars in the Akan speaking movie industry, Kumawood, marked her 38th Birthday on Saturday, 11th September 2021.

  1 month ago ago
Vivian Jill Lawrence Shares Amazing pictures after her 38th Birthday on Sunday

ENTERTAINMENT

KiDi’s 'Touch it' and other explicit Song shouldn’t be Played on Air - Pure Akan

Ghanaian Authentic Akan Rapper and Songwriter, Pure Akan has said on live radio that, Kidi's 'Touch it, send me Nude' and other explicit songs shouldn't be played on-air at certain hours of the day. The rapper, who was speaking to Abeiku Santana on Okay FM’s 'Ekwanso Dwoodwo' on Monday said that, explicit songs like KiDi's Touch, send me Nude,Wutah Bronya and other explicit songs should be played at Primetime, because kids do listen to it.

  1 month ago ago
KiDi’s 'Touch it' and other explicit Song shouldn’t be Played on Air - Pure Akan