This week on #TwitterGhana: FIFA suspends Kenya and Zimbabwe, Akon & TeeManay on #Kalyjayspaces, fans praise Thomas Partey and more
Get the latest news in music, movies, sports, entertainment and more on Twitter. Here is a recap of some of the trending stories during this week on #TwitterGhana
KalyJay hosts Akon & TeeManay
Popular social media & entertainment Influencer, Kalyjay is hitting great milestones with his #KalyJaySpace on Twitter. His Spaces which connect artists and fans in real-time has garnered an impressive following and hosted top music icons including Sarkodie, TiwaSavage and a host of other stars. Season two of #KalyJaySpace has taken off on a good note and this edition featured International stars Akon and Teemanay. The announcement Tweet about the interview fetched almost 8,000 likes and 1,685 Retweets. The interview took place on Thursday evening and saw an awesome response from fans, with a number of Tweets expressing admiration for the Spaces host. In case you missed it, you can catch the recording here.
Set a reminder for my upcoming Space! https://t.co/5bFr5gUsFA
— KALYJAY (@gyaigyimii) February 23, 2022
Medikal fined GH3,600 for displaying gun in public
Ghanaian hip-hop artiste, Samuel Adu Frimpong, a.k.a AmgMedikal was trending on Monday after being fined for GHs 3,600 by the Accra Circuit Court for publicly displaying a gun last year. It was reported that Medikal will serve nine-months in jail if he fails to pay the fine. As expected, the news was reported by various media outlets including Citi News Room & GHOneTV who Tweeted about it.
King Promise x Patoranking ‘Choplife’ video out.
King Promise has finally dropped his official video for his captivating song titled ‘choplife’, which features the Nigerian heavyweight singer Patoranking. He took to his Twitter handle to Tweet the video out to his followers and music lovers. The award winning music producer & Sound Engineer, killbeatz also posted the video in a Tweet.
— King Promise (@IamKingPromise) February 22, 2022
FIFA suspends Zimbabwe, Kenya over government interference
#FIFA was trending on Thursday evening. The football governing body has suspended Kenya and Zimbabwe from international competitions due to government interference in their football associations. The two countries can’t play in any international competitions and funds from FIFA have been cut. The ban was announced by Gianni Infantino, FIFA President. Ghanaian sport media outlet, 3SportsGh shared the news in a Tweet, and sports Broadcast Journalist, Juliet Bawuah also Tweeted about its impact on the two countries.
Kenya 🇰🇪 and Zimbabwe 🇿🇼 have been suspended by FIFA from footballing activities with immediate effect following government interference in the activities of their football associations.#3Sports pic.twitter.com/anMYFml9xC
— #3Sports (@3SportsGh) February 24, 2022
Football fans heap praises on Thomas Partey
#ThomasPartey was trending alongside #Arsenal following their 2-1 victory against the Wolves on Thursday night. The Ghanaian midfielder has received compliments from fans and football Journalists following his football skills during the premier league match. Here is a Tweet by James Benge, a Soccer Correspondent from CBSSports analysing his superb performance. Joy997FM’s George Addo Jnr also Tweeted to applaud Partey. See more reactions about his performance here
— AFTV (@AFTVMedia) February 26, 2022
Magnificent performance by Partey
– 13 ball recoveries (most on the pitch)
– 3 chances created
– 3/4 take ons
Arteta asks a lot of him… he really delivered tonight.
— James Benge (@jamesbenge) February 24, 2022