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Edemfest 2018 scheduled for November 2



Rapper Edem has officially launched the 2018 edition of Edemfest.

The multiple award-winning rapper launched the second annual music festival on Monday, October 15, at Urbano Hotel in Osu, Accra.

Addressing the press, the “Fokoloyor” hitmaker said: “as you would expect of creatives form these parts, my career began modestly — pounding on school desks and sleeping on studio floors. And so, I consider it a great blessing to reach the heights that I have, and to possess an influential voice.”

He said whenever he reflects on his musical journey, his heart ‘brims with joy’ but it also reminds him of the responsibilities he assumes.

“Undoubtedly, music is a powerful tool, and my music has constantly served as a great platform to share my story, and inspire fellow youth who nurse hopes of a better life. My name loosely translates as ‘redemption’ —and it is what I seek to demonstrate with my life.

Especially in an era where it is easy to lose our identity whiles navigating the globalisation question, Edemfest was conceived as part of brand Edem’s Corporate Social Responsibility, as an avenue to remind ourselves of an illustrious heritage as a people, and a wakeup call for us to preserve the very culture that makes us unique,” he stated.

A day-long event highlighted by a grand musical concert, Edemfest consists of various activities catering to art, culture, tourism and business.

Last year, the festival was held on the Keta High Street, with the core aim of raising awareness on illegal fishing. This year, the event, which serves as a prelude to the Hogbetsotso Festival, will be held with the objective of tackling sand-winning, and open defecation.

Edemfest 2018 comes off Friday, November 2, at the Aborigine Beach Resort, Keta — a serene beach with pure sands, the venue is a gorgeous testament of what happens when we take the duty of preserving our environment seriously.

This year’s event will be attended by over 20,000 patrons — double of the number we recorded last year.

“We are confident that Edemfest 2018, aside reconnecting us to our heritage and reviving our confidence in our potential, will go a long way towards contributing to the economic development of the area, as well as fostering budding talent from there. Watch out for a special performance by Agbadza group, Charles Nipson Foundation Group (NFG),” Edem divulged.

“We would like to especially acknowledge our partners: Clayman Impression, Griddle Kitchen, Gbevunation, Rythms Africa, and Genet Services for helping us put together the event,” he concluded.

Edemfest 2018 is proudly sponsored by Snappy Snacks, MTN, Aborigines Beach Resort and Betway.

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UGAHSA to Storm Legon Campus with 15th Edition of Health Week Celebration



University of Ghana Allied Health Students’ Association (UGAHSA) is one of the largest associations under the College of Health Sciences in University of Ghana.

The student body boasts of schools under its umbrella. These are departments of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Radiography, Dietetics, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Dental Laboratory, Respiratory Therapy and Physiotherapy.

There are over 600 students joining this association. These are the prospective health professionals who do amazing work to ensure complete healthcare.

Every year, UGAHSA organizes a health week celebration with a specific theme. This year’s edition dares to be different, as it is dubbed “Revolution.” The theme selected for the week’s celebration is “Raising awareness on tuberculosis and its management, a global threat: the role of the Allied Health professional.”

The events promise to present a once-in-a-lifetime experience, with extreme fun, as well as educative and informative. UGAHSA invites all student bodies and associations especially ones that are located on Korle Bu campus, or health-related faculties, to join them champion the course of fighting tuberculosis, and share the fun and experience that comes along with it.

REVOLUTION is powered by Steeze Hub. Kindly follow @SteezeHub on all social media platforms, and @Ugahsa_official on IG, like their Facebook page @ugahsa.

Below is a tall list of the activities that’ll go down.

Date and Time



Saturday, March 23

8 AM

Health week games (Aponkye Cup)

Sarbah field, Legon

Monday, March 25

11 AM



6 PM


Theme Launch and Interdepartmental challenge


Cooking Competition


New examination hall, SBAHS



Forecourt, SBAHS Hostel

Tuesday, March 26

11 AM



5 PM



Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship Workshop


Talent Show and Relationship Talk


New examination hall, SBAHS



SBAHS Hostel Forecourt

Wednesday, March27

8 AM

Health Screening

Makola Market, Accra

Thursday, March 28


5 PM

Aerobics and jogging

Media Visitation

Movie Night



West Hills Mall, Weija

Friday, March 29

Music Night

SBAHS Hostel Forecourt

Saturday, March 30

11 AM


Beach Party (Feel the Wave)


Bojo Beach Resort

Sunday, March 31

Thanksgiving Service with Allied Health Christian Fellowship (AHCF)

New Examination Hall

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The Basement Bar & Lounge; The Latest Addition To Kumasi’s Nightlife



Looking for a great nightlife experience in the Ashanti Regional Capital, Kumasi? Well, I’m here to direct you to the right places.

Often, I’ve heard people from other parts of the country say a lot about Kumasi especially about nightlife. For some, nightlife in the city is dead, to others, it’s extremely boring simply because almost every outlet is doing the same thing.

Well, if you speak for both sides, there’s a solution now.

I understand you want to have a really good time and of course an experience; something you can indeed keep with you forever and that’s why I present to you the most elegant and serene lounge in the Garden city, The Basement Bar & Lounge.

Curating a new weekly calendar with Thursdays officially becoming the start of the weekend, Basement Bar & Lounge starts the week with Epic Thursdayz, Ladies Night Fridays, Tequilla Saturdays and caps the week off with a karaoke on the casual Sunday hangout.Thinking of visiting Kumasi?

Not really a fan of Nightlife?

Don’t worry, The Basement Bar & Lounge has got you covered.

The Basement Bar & Lounge prides itself in its mouth watering and finger licking dishes like the special ‘aponkye jollof’, ‘special fillet rice’, chicken wings, pork chops, and assorted cocktails and smoothies which can be enjoyed at various working hours.

The venue is also ideal for business meetings, casual hangouts, birthday parties, bachelor and bachelorette parties and more. 

The Basement Bar & Lounge opens from Tuesday to Thursday from 11AM to 11PM, between 11AM to 5PM on Fridays and 2pm to 12am on Saturdays Sundays.

Intend Visiting Kumasi anytime soon?

Well, trust my recommendation and pay a visit to The Basement Bar & Lounge located at the underground car park of the Kumasi City Mall.

Need to get in touch with them? Call 0322496207 or 0540298629.

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Tic To End The Year With IaMTiC – CONCERT



Rising from the early 90s in the Era of Woy3bia when Africa’s number one DJ Azigiza Jnr, featured the young chap, many thought it was a joke till he dropped another master piece with Slim Busterr titled “Masan Aba”.

He Caused a big mayhem with one of the classic record ever to come out of Ghana PHILOMENA in the era of the revolution “HIPLIFE”

He will go ahead , made hits after hits. SHODIES, SERWAA AKOTO, BEWARE OF DOGS, Mbaa 4Mula, SANTROFI, ANOMAA. He then took africa by storm featuring Africa’s golden boy Tony Tetuila on “F3F3 NA 3F3”. Featured the legendary Freddie Meiway. Smashed the francophone territories, conquered Africa with his brand of music took a new leaf, Europe here he comes, conquered the UK and its environs Unsatisfied moved to the Americas to lay victory pipes.

Hit the world chat with kankagroo, video directed by Gil Green one of the best directors in the world. Headlined global stages, RISE FESTIVAL alongside Common and Busta Rhymes, SMVAs, AMAs, headlined the very first GMAs, and continued to perform on several others, Qwaku Festival, African Tropical Showcase, Party in The Park, Club African Summer Jam along side 50cent, The first ghanaian act to perform at BBA, the only Ghanaian artiste to fight Xenophobia at Not In Our Lives Time Concert in SA and many great achievements, one of FORBES recognised most influential artiste to come from Ghana, korama Easter beach jam, featured on BBC News Around Africa, WFP United Nations Concert Sierra Leon , BBC one extra, BBC one radio, Hip Life Accra a Swedish National Television Production, hit number MTV Base

Here comes one of the greatest sons of Ghana. Ladies and Gentlemen i present to you the multi award winner of our time, the Pene Ma Me, Kwani Kwani Pt2 monster hit maker, the man who have gradually managed music success from the 90s and now. The man who has come from TicTac to simply TiC.

Get Ready people for the big one.





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Rapper YPee to Storm Kumasi City Mall With ‘Mefiri Oseikrom Concert’ On December 22nd



Me Ye Guy hit maker YPee is ready to set the City of Kumasi ablaze with his maiden concert dubbed ‘Mefiri Oseikrom Concert’ on the 22nd December.

The rapper has made it known on numerous occasions that it is his dream to have a huge concert in his city and there is no better timing than now.

The concert is said to have a long list of celebrities from Kumasi and other regions but the management of YPee has decided to keep dropping them in bits.

Till now, the X-Two Entertainment signee has listed Kofi Mole and Sista Afia to be performing at the concert but it is promised that more artistes will be revealed as time goes on.

Stay glued to and we will bring to you all updates as they unfold

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