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I’ve No Show In Axim – Shatta Wale Blasts NPP MP, Catherine Afeku For Putting His Picture On A Flyer Of A Show He’s Not Billed For

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Controversial Dancehall musician, Charles Nii Armah Mensah aka Shatta Wale has descended heavily on the NPP Member of Parliament for Evalue Gwira, Catherine Abenlema Afeku over a flyer which has his picture on as a performer at a concert in Axim in the Western Region. The flyer has the picture of Shatta Wale, Stonebwoy, D-Black, … Read more

Tourism and Creative Arts Industry Lands New Minister as Akufo-Addo Sacks Catherine Afeku in Latest Ministerial Reshuffle

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The stakeholders in the Creative Arts sector would soon have a new minister to complain about as the President has ‘sacked’ Catherine Afeku in his latest ministerial reshuffle.

The much-maligned Afeku, first appointed as Minister for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts after the President came into office in 2017, is now a Minister of State at the Presidency.

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Tema Motorway Doesn’t Even Have Lights, What Tourism Are We Promoting? — A Plus Descends On Tourism Minister, Catherine Afeku

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The controversial A Plus has some missiles aimed straight for the head of the Minister of Tourism and Creative Arts, Catherine Afeku.

Afeku has been dogged by endless controversy ever since she took over the ministry, with the latest being a decision to invest a whopping $4.5m into the organization of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA).

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Bulldog Schools Tourism Ministry On How To Boom The Creative Arts Industry

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Artiste manager, Lawrence Asiamah Hanson, also known as Bulldog has mocked the Ghanaian Creative Arts Ministry, says they have no better creative thinkers.

He made this comment after realizing how South Africans celebrated Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday in Johannesburg where popular celebrities were invited from across the globe.

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The Tourism Ministry Is Basically Useless — Actor Prince David Osei Fumes

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The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Arts has become a useless entity under the current NPP government, according to many celebrities who are disappointed with the output of the ministry.
The NPP made many promises whilst campaigning and some of it covered the creative arts sector, but since coming to power the actors and musicians say they can’t see the changes they were promised – just like the rest of us citizens who are still waiting for the ‘ecomini’ to cool down.

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Stop Living "Hand-2-Mouth" Life And Invest In Your Future — Tourism Minister Advises Celebrities

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Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Madam Catherine Abenlema Afeku has advised Ghanaian creative artists to stop misusing their gains and start making good plans for their future.
The minister said this in an interview with Feeling Daddy on Takoradi based Empire FM during the weekends where she attended late CK Mann’s funeral.

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I'll Choose Van Vicker Over John Dumelo Any Day — Tourism Minister

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The Minister for Tourism, Creative Arts and Culture, Hon. Catherine Abenlema Afeku has stated without mincing words that she will choose Ghanaian actor, Van Vicker over actor John Dumelo any day.
Her reason is simple and not based on political affiliations–it is strictly based on how close she is to Van Vicker and how often she travels with him.

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There's Nothing Wrong With Stonebwoy And Shatta Wale's 'Beef' — Tourism Minister

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The Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Abenlema Afeku has added her voice to the recent ‘beef’ between dancehall artiste Shatta Wale and his fellow signee, Stonebwoy.
According to her, she sees nothing wrong with Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale’s ‘beef’, she even described it as a healthy one which once in a while is needed to spice up the entertainment industry.

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Agya Koo Is More Popular Than John Dumelo — Minister Of Tourism

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According to statistics available to the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Kumawood actor Agya Koo is more popular than Ghanaian most followed actor John Dumelo. This was revealed by the Minister of Tourism, Hon Catherine Afeku.
Hon Catherine Afeku made these statistics known during the launch of Agya Koo TV at the Accra Mall on Sunday, January 4, 2018.

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Tourism Ministry Announces 'Job For The Boys' — Daddy Lumba And Agya Koo TV To Be Launched Soon

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The Minister of Tourism and Creative Arts, Catherine Abla Afeku, has announced plans to soon launch a new tv station focusing on the works of two Ghanaian art legends.
The impending launch of Daddy Lumba TV and Agya Koo TV, Afeku says, are part of efforts to promote local content to Ghanaians.

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Arts And Tourism Ministry To Launch Television Channel — Catherine Afeku

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A television channel is set to be launched by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture to telecast made-in-Ghana products, the rich culture and tourist sites.
According to the sector Minister, showcasing Ghana’s rich culture and tourist sites to the world will help boost the performance of the economy.

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God Killed 20 At Kintampo Water Falls – Catherine Afeku Tells Parliament

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Catherine Afeku
Ghana was hit with a tragedy on March 19th, when a tree at the Kintampo Water falls fell on students who were at the site for tourism from which 20 lives were claimed. 

A fact finding committee was set to investigate the disaster and per the committee’s reports as presented by Minister Of Tourism, Arts and Culture to Parliament, God is to blame for the innocent lives lost.

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Catherine Afeku Nominates Reggie And Bollie As Ghana’s Tourism Ambassadors In The UK & Europe (Video)

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Reggie and Bollie

Reggie and Bollie are to be Ghana’s new tourism ambassadors to the United Kingdom and Europe at large.

Tourism and Creative Arts minister Catherine Afeku nominated the duo for the role during the 2017 edition of the Ghana UK Based Awards.

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Okraku Mantey, Bibi Bright And Nana Addo’s Daughter Gets A Job In The New Creative Arts Council

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Creative Council Members

GhanaCelebrities.com reported the fact that Mark Okraku did not actually reject a Deputy Ministerial offer but declined a favour from a political stalwart, who opted to lobby for him to get the job. Information gathered from myjoyonline.com comes close to authenticate our report.

READ ALSO: Watch Shatta Wale Dress Mark Okraku Mantey, Calls Him St*pid

The SLIP music boss with the daughter of His Excellency Nana Addo, Gyankroma Akufo-Addo has been appointed by the Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture to join the newly formed Creative Arts Council.

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Fellow Actors Donate Wheelchair, Cash – To Sick Actor Emmanuel Armah

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Emmanuel Armah

Veteran actor Emmanuel Armah has been presented with a wheelchair and some other items by a group of fellow actors, with an assist from former President John Agyekum Kuffour.

Armah has recently been taken ill after his return from the United States of America, and is receiving treatment at the 37 Military Hospital.

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Socrate Safo Is Not Ready To Be Deputy Minister – Mark Okraku Mantey

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The battle over who becomes the next Deputy Minister for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts seems to be a never ending one with so many names thrown into the pot but a decision have not yet been made.

Perhaps the earliest frontrunner was Socrate Safo, whose name was thrown into the fray almost immediately after the election and a campaign mounted to lobby for him.

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PHOTO: Tourism Minister Designate Catherine Afeku Plants A Kiss On Husband’s Face Right After Completing Her Vetting

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Catherine Afeku is making a massive splash in the news this week due to her contentious vetting, but on the lighter side, she and her husband put on an unexpected show of PDA that had everyone around in shock.

Afeku had just come out of her grilling session with members of Parliament’s Appointments Committee as they questioned her on how she plans to take charge of her new role. as Minister For Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts.

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You Will Watch More Tv Series Like Efiewura Than Kumkum Bhagya Under Catherine Afeku Ministry

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Catherine Afeku

Catherine Afeku, Minister Designate for Creative Arts And Tourism, has addressed concerns over the influx of quality foreign content on Ghanaian Tv channels than the less quality Ghanaian produced contents, promising to combat the issue when in office.

Before we come under attack for describing local contents as of less quality and defunct versus the foreign ones – let’s settle this.

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President Akufo Addo Investigates Appointed Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture-Catherine Afeku Over Fraud Scandal–She May Be Dropped As A Minister

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Catherine Afeku

Madam Catherine Afeku who was recently appointed as Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture pending parliamentary approval by President Nana Akufo Addo is HOT WATERS–as she’s being probed over fraud allegations and a past court judgment which hangs around her neck.

After her appointment, a reported case involving Catherine Afeku, Member of Parliament (MP) for the Evalue-Gwira Constituency in the Western Region, and her husband, Seth Afeku emerged–the two were directed by an Accra High Court to pay $217,464.00 plus 50% interest to a US couple in the fraudulent charges brought against them in 2007.

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BREAKING: Hon Catherine Afeku Confirmed As Minister For Tourism, Creative Arts And Culture

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has named Member of Parliament for Evalue, Jomoro-Gwira, Hon Catherine Afeku, as the minister designate for the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts.

The President is holding a third press conference to present his third batch of ministerial appointees to his government to the press and the public, and has named the MP to the role, which has oversight over the entertainment industry.

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