Tag Archives: Citi Showbiz

…and Becca wept


Ghanaian music diva Rebecca Acheampong known in showbiz as Becca could not hold back her tears when she recounted her music journey to the media at her album launch yesterday. During the press launch of her latest album at the Zylofon Media office at East Legon in Accra, she spoke about what she has gone through in her 10 years ...

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Getty of ‘Getty & Friends’ fame now pastor


For those who have been asking the whereabouts of gospel artiste Gertrude Oduro of Getty & Friends fame, she is in United States of America. In an exclusive interview with Citi Showbiz from her New York base, she disclosed that she has been in the USA, raising her family. She said she is no more into mainstream music ministry. “Producing ...

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Samini calls Becca ‘witch’ on live radio


Dance hall artiste Samini went bonkers live on Takoradi-based Empire Radio recently. On the show, a lady called in and said she had met Samini at the National Theatre last year, exchanged contacts, planned meeting up but later Samini blocked her phone number. Befuddled by the statements, Samini asked who she was and whether he had proposed love to her. ...

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Justin Bieber rejected by gym employee


Justin Bieber was rejected by a gym employee he spotted on Instagram. The ‘Sorry’ hitmaker was so impressed by health and fitness coach Jessica Gober when he saw her on a video on Fitness on Broughton’s Instagram page, that he messaged the gym directly asking who she was. Jessica shared a screenshot of Justin’s direct messages, which read: “Who is ...

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Country star Glen Campbell dies at 81


Rhinestone Cowboy singer Glen Campbell has died at the age of 81 after “a long and courageous battle” with Alzheimer’s disease, his family said. “It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather,” their statement said. The legendary guitarist announced his Alzheimer’s diagnosis in 2011. A self-taught prodigy, he rose from ...

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Miss Ghana 2017 goes to all 10 regions


The euphoria and nostalgic moments that greeted the Miss Ghana pageantry some years ago in all regions of the country is set to be revisited – thanks to the collaborative effort of Exclusive Events Ghana Ltd, organisers of the pageant, the Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture and Ghana60YearsOn Planning Committee. The staging of the pageant in all ten (10) ...

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Kanye West sues insurer over cancelled tour


Kanye West’s company is suing insurance firm Lloyd’s of London for $10m (£7.6m) over his cancelled tour. Very Good Touring claims Lloyd’s is hinting it’ll refuse to pay out because of a medical condition, caused by marijuana use, that led to dates being called off – something he denies. The company is also demanding interest payment for alleged breach of ...

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My daughter is not sick – Christabel Ekeh’s mum


Although actress Christabel Ekeh and her family say her nude pictures which have been making rounds on social media for the past week is introducing the “new Christabel” and advocating for women to embrace their body types regardless, her mother, Madam Emma Odoom insists Ghanaians pray for and with her daughter. In addition to that, Madam Odoom is pleading with ...

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AY, Osas to MC Golden movie awards in Ghana


Ayo Makun, the popular Nigerian comedian who is known in showbiz circles as AY, will be hosting the third edition of the much anticipated Golden Movie Awards Africa (GMAA) to be held next Saturday, July 22 in Accra. The multi-talented showbiz personality is expected to bring his funny side, his acting abilities and his sterling master of ceremony process when ...

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Drinks meet dragons at ‘Game of Thrones’ pop-up bar


Claim your rightful place upon the Iron Throne, or drink a cocktail of Shame, Queen Cersei-style — the choice is yours, once you brave the hour-long queue snaking out the door. As “Game of Thrones” returns for its penultimate season Sunday, fans of the award-winning fantasy epic are getting an early fix at a pop-up bar in Washington, complete with ...

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