The people of Kwahu readies to host the 3rd edition of the “Bliss On The Hills” music festival, which adds on another spice this year as boxing has been introduced from the 25th to the 31st of December 2018.
The yearly event which was instituted by Honorable Bryan Acheampong under the auspices of the kwahu Republic seeks to make the name Kwahu simultaneous to the word Christmas just as it is with kwehu and Easter. The activities during the festive seasons is envisaged to carry a lot of not just entertainment and goodwill to the people of kwahu but to open it up for business, tourism and growth as it becomes the center of attraction during such celebrations in the future.
“Bliss on the hills is an event which will not only bring thousands of revelers to Kwahu during the Yuletide, but will also give many a variety of stories to tell to attract more tourist to the subsequent year’s events.” He added that, “Uniting 100,000 people through music is the main objective of the organizers” Shared by Kwesi Ernest of Media Excel.
The six day event will be marked by a series of activities with a gospel night on the 25th opening the show, which will have performers such as; S.P Kofi Sarpong, Francis Ajei, Yaw Sarpong, Francis Amo, Cece Twum, Obaapa Christie, Gifty Osei, Diana Asamoah, Kesewa and others.
Day two will see the return of Bukom Banku into the ring after his humiliating defeat. On the day which is boxing day, the people of Kwahu will have a feel of the best of boxing matches ever witnessed as Ayittey Powers and others gets ready to ramble. Kind courtesy the Azumah Nelson Boxing promotions.
On the 27th which marks day 3 of the gathering, there will be an Afro pop night, which replaces last year’s hip life night and will line up the leaders of both the old and the new school as VVIP, Wendy Shay, Kidi, Obrafour, Praye, Captain Planet, Lil Win, Dada Hafco among others.
The 4th day of the week-long event which falls on the 28th will be designated to be an open day for sightseeing at the various Kwahu tourist sites; the steep cliff, the bruku shrine, Oku Tafo, the gaping rock in Kotoso among others.
The 29th which will be much anticipated as the “She’s Royal” crooner who is An American Reagge singer with Jamaica decent, Tarrus Riley leads the likes of Samini, Shatta Wale, Stonebwoy, Ras Kuku, Jupitar, Epixode among others to steam up the place with not soon to forget performances.
The “Bliss On The Hills” is an initiative of the Hon. Bryan Acheampong, MP of Kwahu Abetifi who believes this event will not only entertain the people but will also create economic empowerment avenues, establish and grow tourism, art and skills in various ways. The event, in its 3rd year is gradually becoming a music festival and its positioning Kwehu as the center of happiness. It’s being organized by the Kwehu Republic with support from Media Excel, Event Factory and Azumah Nelson Boxing Promotions.
MTN ‘”Heroes Of Change Season 5” Enters Screening Stage.
MTN Ghana, some few months ago launched the 5th Season of the life-changing initiative, Heroes Of Change and opened the doors to the general public to nominate heroes brightening lives in their respective communities. Thousands of entries via their official website, emails, Whatsapp and Post Office Box has since been received.
Last week, the board in charge of shortlisting of nominees sat to kick start with the review of entries received. During the screening stage, the best 100 nominees were shortlisted among the over 1000 entries received.
Onward from this stage, the list then will go to the judges for a thorough review to choose the best 30 nominees from which the representatives from the board will go on a recce to ascertain what is really happening on the grounds.
If you nominated your hero for this year’s MTN Heroes Of Change, then keep your fingers crossed as the board is reviewing and your Hero could just be the winner of the cash price of GH 100,000 to further his/her project.
Ded Buddy And Buddies To Give A Serenading Valentine Experience.
Valentine celebrations have in the past been marked with tones of events and activities, but this year’s spectacular event which is brought to you by Blowmedia, GB interactive and Alliance Francaise is a must watch out for.
Dubbed ”Ded Buddy and Buddies”, the event will be aimed at giving lovers a treat with music they cannot resist than to engage in some beat timing. It will be a day to celebrate love and to show love as Alliance Francaise will play host to a few of the revered live performers of the new school.
The event which is slated for Saturday, February 16th, 2019 will start at 7 pm and will cost event goers GHC 30. The organizers have a foreordaining will to line up arts like; Ogo, Reynolds The Gentleman, Efe Keys, Kojo Dain, Ama Nova, Tijvni, Obouka among others and will be headlined by the returning Ded Buddy.
The night which promises to be a dose of a musical love affair aims at making the piano concert an acoustic Valentine for all attendees, leaving them in expectancy of the next edition.
Tickets to the event can be acquired pre-event at Alliance Francaise or at the gate on the event day.
Cross Your Calendar; Here Are The Best Events In Ghana This December To Watch Out For.
December in Ghana is about to have a different feel as the never failing Akwaaba Group lines up memorable events to crown the festive season.
The event company time immemorial has given event goers during the Yuletide value for their money and this year will see a repetition of the same faith.
From the 21st of December through to the 4th Of January, there will be a series of events lined up for party goers, beach lovers, pool party enthusiast as well as house party freaks.
Irrespective of your choice and preferences, Akwaaba Group got you covered with a tailored party that will best fit the category you fall.
Below is a break down of the event line up and avenues where tickets can be purchased.
FRIDAY 21ST DEC – WELCOME PARTY
THURSDAY 27TH DEC – DAYTOX
FRIDAY 28TH DEC – ALL BLACK PARTY
SUNDAY 30TH DEC – POOL PARTY
TUESDAY 1ST JAN – ALL WHITE PARTY
WEDNESDAY 2ND JAN- PARTY AT THE BEACH
THURSDAY 3RD JAN-DJ MENSAH HOUSE PARTY
FRIDAY 4TH JAN – EXIT PARTY
For table reservation and VIP service call +233556080888.
Stonebwoy To Fill The Dome On The 28th Of December; Here Is Everything You Need To Know.
The Fantasy dome of the La-trade fair center if not re-named after the 28th of December may be left with an acute crack as the Honcho of Bhim Nation brings alive the biggest Reggae Dancehall event Ghana is yet to see – The Bhim Concert.
Arguably the most sought after Reggae Dancehall artiste in Africa currently according to the just ended AFRIMA’s, Stonebwoy after successfully organizing the biggest outdoor event of the year – Ashaiman To The World – readies to raise the bar again with his Bhim Concert #FILLTHEDOME.
The night, which will see performances from some of the greatest performers who have ever lived in our age, such as Stonebwoy himself and Morgan Heritage will be clouded with lots of surprises for event goers as there is a talk list of artists who are billed but yet to be made known. Who knows, one of them may be your favorite.
The Life wire event put together concert, which is a yearly ritual we have seen Stonebwoy perform for some time now at the National Theatre takes a turn in venues as patronage is sky rocketing and that necessitated the need for a bigger space for this year’s edition.
To purchase tickets for the event which are going for GHC 20.00 (Bronze Circle), GHC 50.00 (Silver Circle – VIP standing) and GHC150.00 (Gold Circle – VIP Sitting0, Kindly refer to the posters below for avenues for ticket sales and more details on the Bhim Concert #FILLTHEDOME.