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Gyakie Earns Nomination At Nigeria’s 2022 Headies Awards

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Ghana’s sensational female afrobeat singer, Jackline Acheampong, also known as Gyakie, has earned nomination in Nigeria’s major music awards show of the year, the Headies Awards. 

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The Headies Awards is Nigeria’s biggest most anticipated music awards show. The awards show is scheduled for Sunday, September 4, 2022, at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, USA.

Gyakie, who is noted for her hit songs like ‘Forever’, ‘Joy and Happiness (Intro)’, ‘Whine’, ‘Vacation ’, ‘The Journey’, among others, was nominated in the Best West African Artiste of the Year Award category alongside KiDi and Amaarae.

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The awards scheme stated that the category is for artistes of West African descent with the most outstanding achievements and impact across Africa in the year under review.

The success of her viral hit song, ‘Forever’, from her ‘Seed’ EP, became one of the first Ghanaian songs (in a long while) to break into Nigerian music charts without a Naija feature.

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In August 2020, the ‘Forever’ song was her claim to fame, enjoying airplay and leading charts in GhanaKenya and Nigeria.

It topped music charts such as Billboard’s Top Triller Global and Shazam’s Top 200 Charts. Gyakie released a remix of ‘Forever’ with Nigerian singer, Omah Lay, in March 2021.

Celebrated Nigerian artistes, Wizkid, Burna Boy, Davido, Portable, and Tiwa Savage have also been nominated for the prestigious award.

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BY George Clifford Owusu

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Check Out the Character Posters for GREOH Studios’ “Brotherhood” Coming this September! 🔥

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GREOH Studios has released character posters for  its upcoming film “Brotherhood” and they’re looking so good!

The crime-action thriller about twin brothers on opposite sides of the law (played by Tobi Bakre and Falz), features a fine blend of some of Nollywood’s most talented new faces alongside industry veterans such as BasketmouthOC Ukeje, Sam Dede, Ronke Oshodi-Oke, Omawunmi, Toni Tones, Jidekene Achufusi, Deyemi Okanlawon, Mercy AigbeDorathy Bachor, Diane Russet, Seyi Awolowo and Boma Akpore.

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Jade Osiberu is heading the production team while Loukman Ali, the Ugandan director of the critically acclaimed “The Girl in the Yellow Jumper“, will be directing the movie.

Brotherhood promises adrenaline-fuelled action sequences to like never seen before in Nollywood with an emotionally-grounded story exploring familiar themes like the bonds of family, betrayal, and love. Ali is joined by a pan-African production crew that stretches from West Africa to East Africa and Southern Africa: cinematographers, sound engineers, stunt coordinators, pyrotechnics from Uganda, Kenya, and South Africa have been flown into the country tasked to deliver an African blockbuster.

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Daniel KojoSoboh, the organizer of the annual Exclusive Men of the Year Awards, who is also the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Carbon AV Limited,has been named among the 2022 list of Top 50 Young CEOs in Ghana.

Mr. Kojo Soboh over the years has proven to be one of Ghana’s finest hardworking men known for his extravagance in organising the Exclusive Men of the Year Awards.

He began his career in the event industry as a musician. After a few interesting years of doing music as part of a boy band, he joined Imajin Advertising as the Head of Events and Promotions.

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He has managed showbiz events such as the Legends and Legacy (LAL) Ball, Ghana Stands in Worship Concert, and the Stand Up GH Concert, among others.

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The list which features 50 of Ghana’s most successful young business leaders across finance, technology, entertainment, agribusiness, fashion, social enterprise and media was compiled by Avance Media (PR & Rating Agency).

The list, which represents young business leaders who have created exceptional businesses and serve as a great inspiration to other young entrepreneurs across Ghana and Africa, is an annual ranking which celebrates and acknowledges young Ghanaian CEOs excelling in various sectors of the economy.

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Some of the personalities who made the list include Abdul Hayye Yartey – Cheetah FC, Adeline Quarshie – Credence Micro Credit, AlloysiusAttah – Farmerline, Anthony Dzamefe – Caveman Watches, BoatemaaBarfour-Awuah – Star Assurance Company Limited, Bright Yaw Hodzor – Kaprisky Creations GH, Charles AntwiBoahen – Kab-Fam Ghana and Charles Quao – Quao Realty among others.

With the inaugural list announced, the ranking throws the spotlight on hardworking Ghanaianentrepreneurs leading various organisations in the country and across the continent.

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Speaking about the list, Prince Akpah,Managing Director of Avance Media said the 50 CEOs shortlisted are Ghanaian extraordinary business moguls who are leading the charge to transform our continent and deserve the spotlight more than anyone, and are a powerful force for change.

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Mr. Akpah also commended the women who cut the ranking and ran successful businesses in the country. According to him, these outstanding women continue to demonstrate great leadership as heads of various organisations and companies across the continent.

 

BY George Clifford Owusu & Prince FiifiYorke

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