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Village Minds Production presents AMALE, a tale of false truth

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VILLAGE Minds Production presents another thought-provoking dramatic piece titled, Amale. ”. Amale as an event will encompass music from the famous Dela Jackson, drama, spoken word, poetry and dance. The event will happen on the 8TH Day of April, 2017 at Alliance Francaise, Accra at 8 pm prompt. Over the past years, Village Minds Production under the able[...]

Independence or In Dependence?

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Kobina Ansah "We will follow two simple rules: Buy American and hire American.”― President Donald Trump, Inaugural Speech (January 20, 2017) Freedom is such a big deal to humanity. Everyone wants to be free. Back in the day, we could not wait to get into high school where our parents would have almost no influence on our movement anymore. We wanted to [...]

THE STYLE EMPOWERMENT CAMPAIGN

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  It's my life's dream to become a powerful woman and a change maker. Empowering women to build self confidence through personal style. While on my style journey, the one experience commonly shared by women who have endeavored to step up their confidence and self esteem game is dealing with other women who instead of supporting, rather sabotage them[...]

ELECTIONS 2016. DO I CARE?

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The election season is here once again. Emergency projects are being commissioned. Emergency good is being done. Wonders are happening. Nothing seems impossible in an election year. There is a diarrhoea of promises and constipation of fuel hikes. Thank God for elections. Thank Him for promises. One man ‘this’. One man ‘that’. If the Ghanaian politician ev[...]

Village Minds to stage 'Homeless' play on November 11

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Village Minds Production and Alliance Francaise Accra presents an exciting and thought-provoking play entitled HOMELESS at the Amphitheatre of Alliance Francaise on 11TH November, 2016 at 7pm. The makers of this play presented the epic performance, THE LOVE OF MAMAVI, last year at the same venue and succeeded in treating theatre enthusiasts to an action [...]

GHANA WRITERS AWARDS RELEASES 2016 SHORTLIST

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Seven female and ten male unpublished writers have been shortlisted for the maiden edition of the 2016 Ghana Writers Awards (GWA).   The writers were nominated in two out of the three categories opened for entries by GWA. The GWA on Friday, July 15, 2016 to Monday, August 1, this year, called for submissions for its maiden edition in three cate[...]

KOBINA ANSAH’S ‘MY WIFE-IN-LAW’ COMES TO KUMASI

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Theatre in Ghana is gradually taking an exciting twist as more creative brains have decided to venture into it. It is no wonder one of Ghana’s youngest, fast-rising playwright, Kobina Ansah, wowed his audience in Legon unendingly for two hours with his latest sidesplitting, humorous three-cast play, My Wife-In-Law. Known for his unique, catchy titles and [...]

JUMIA FOOD ROLLS OUT LUCKY DAY CAMPAIGN

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Ghana’s award winning and premiere online food market place, Jumia Food has rolled out a loyalty reward programme dubbed, “The Lucky Day Campaign” for its many clients. Beginning September this year, The Lucky Day Campaign is to offer clients free delivery services on one of the days of the week. This means clients only pay for the food ordered without an[...]

MARRIAGE IS FOR TWO… NOT THREE

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The excitement that comes with a wedding and marriage, oftentimes, is inexplicable. The colorful pre-wedding photoshoot. The classy bachelor night party. The awe-filled wedding. And then… the marriage starts. No matter how awesome one’s relationship was before their marriage, the success of that ‘till-death-do-you-apart’ relationship depends on only two p[...]