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This High School Graduate was Class President, Basketball Captain & Valedictorian. Inspiring!

Santaluces High Schoolvaledictorian Edwin Ross II has the kind of inspiring story we love to share.

Ross was the president of his class, basketball captain, and has an Associate degree. He is heading to Howard University to pursue a business degree with a focus on pre-law. He said after that he’ll go to law school, adding that he aspires to be a corporate attorney.

Tiger Woods found asleep at wheel, arrest report says

Tiger Woods was found asleep at the wheel the morning of his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence, police records show.
Jupiter, Florida, police discovered Woods early Monday on the side of the road, with his 2015 Mercedes-Benz running, its brake lights illuminated and right turn signal flashing, according to the arrest report released Tuesday. He was by himself and wearing his seat belt.

Bola Ray makes Ovation Magazine cover

CEO of the EIB Network  Nathan Kwabena Anokye Adisi (Bola Ray) covers the latest edition of top African lifestyle periodical Ovation.
Published by Chief Dele Momodu, this issue (the 172nd), presents a special feature of the ace broadcaster’s 40th birthday celebration.

Ariana Grande to play Manchester benefit concert on Sunday

Justin Bieber, Coldplay and Katy Perry are among the stars who will join Ariana Grande at a benefit concert following the Manchester attack.
The One Love Manchester show will raise money for those affected by the blast which left 22 dead.
Take That, Miley Cyrus and Pharrell will also play at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground gig on Sunday.

J. Lo's 'World of Dance' offers $1 million payoff

Jennifer Lopez remembers her early days as a struggling dancer and wants to offer hope to the next generation via NBC's World of Dance (Tuesday, 10 ET/PT).  
"I remember my days of dancing and having pizza, only a slice (to last) all day, and going to dance classes and trying to make an audition. It's a hard life," says Lopez, a judge and executive producer of a dance competition featuring performers and styles from around the globe. "This is about creating opportunities for people."

Nollywood Actress Kemi Stone Drops Hot New Photos Ahead Of Fashion Line & Travel Show Launch

Fast rising Nollywood actress, Kemi Stone has released some hot new promo pictures ahead of projects to be launched in September.

The sizzling new shoot which features pieces and accessories from her collection is a prelude to her ‘Kemi Stone’ fashion line collection and ‘Let’s Go Places With Kemi Stone’, travel and tour guide show launch in September.

South Sudan soldiers on trial over rape of aid workers

Thirteen South Sudanese soldiers have gone on trial accused of raping foreign aid workers and murdering their local colleague.
The incident in the capital, Juba, last July resulted in a UN report which accused UN peacekeepers of failing in their duty to protect civilians.

Brazilian legend Ronaldo believes his namesake, C.Ronaldo will scoop the Balon d'or ahead of Lionel Messi

It is a debate that has divided football fans all over the world. Who is the better player between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi? The pair have established a monopoly on the balon d'or splitting the last nine awards between themselves and the trend doesn't look like it's going away anytime soon.

Kung Fu expert breaks World Record for hauling Helicopter with his manhood (Photos/Video) Inbox x

A Chinese Kung Fu expert whose news stunned many when he first dragged seven cars with his penis has become the new record holder for replicating his incredible talent, but this time on a Helicopter. Ye Hongwei, while standing in front of spectators, recently towed a heavy military helicopter with a rope tied around his genitals at the tarmac outside the hangar in Fangshan District, Chinese capital Beijing.

Donald Trump's communications director Mike Dubke resigns just after 3 months

Just three months into his job, White House communications director Mike Dubke has resigned. He stepped down a day before Trump embarked on his first foreign trip but kept the resignation away from the Public until today. He however continued to come to work at the White House and his official leave date has not been set.

Capt. Mahama’s Killers Will Not Go Free – Nana Addo Vows

President Nana Akufo-Addo has indicated his resolve to ensure that the perpetrators of the grisly murder of Captain Maxwell Adam Mahama, are brought to light and made to face the rigours of the law.

President Akufo-Addo, in his first official comment on the tragic incident, expressed his condolence to the family of Captain Mahama, and assured that none of his murderers would go free.

Annie~Joy writes: Don't Watch It Die. #BeInspired!

Eventually, the cemetery is filled with men and women who had great ideas which if they had brought to being, their ideas and dreams could have helped the world but these people are buried with those ideas. This is because of packed ideas and the thought of "I will do it in the future". If you really want to testify to what I am saying, get involved in conversations with a couple of people and you will be surprised by the kind and variety of ideas and dreams you will be told. 

3 Kumasi notorious robbers arrested

The Ashanti Regional Police Command has arrested three armed robbers said to have been robbing and terrorising residents of Aputuogya and its surroundings areas in the Bosomtwe District.
The three, Muhammed Sulley, Abubakar Siddick Awudu and Ibrahim Issah had in their possession, a container full of acid, a locally manufactured pistol, two live cartridges, ten tablets of Tramadol, two knives and two tricycle ignitions keys.

Soldier lynched at Denkyira Boase

A soldier has been killed at Diaso in the Upper Denkyira West district of the Central region.
The officer whose name has been given us Captain Maxwell Mahama was lynched by residents on suspicion of being an armed robber.
The late Captain Maxwell Mahama was a military officer with the 5th Infantry Batallion (5BN) at Burma Camp in Accra but on detachment duties at the Denkyira Boase of the Central region.

Angelina Jolie on How Her Late Mother Influences Her Parenting Style: 'I Talk to Her Often in My Mind'

Angelina Jolie misses her mother. In an interview with Elle France, the 41-year-old star says her late mother, Marcheline Bertrand, would have "thrived as a grandmother." 
"I know how much she would have contributed to their lives and I am sad they will miss out on that," Jolie said, referring to her six children with estranged husband Brad Pitt. "I would give anything for her to be with me at this time. I've needed her. I talk to her often in my mind and try to think what she might say and how she might guide me."

New study finds China as Asia's most corrupt country

Transparency International recently released a report on the level of corruption in the Asia Pacific Region.

They spoke to nearly 22,000 people about their recent experiences with corruption in 16 countries and territories in the Asia Pacific region and at the end, China topped the list of the most corrupt in the region.

Jupitar to perform at opening of MOCCA, Africa’s biggest museum in South Africa

Award-winning Ghanaian sensational ‘singjay’ and Ragga artiste Mykell O’mint known in Showbiz as Jupitar is part of the few selected international artiste to perform at the opening of MOCCA the biggest Museum in Africa which is located inside South Africa.

Photos: Award Winning Musician Trigmatic Starts Work On His 4 Acre Rice Farm

Award winning musician Trigmatic after launching his 'Grow Ghana, Eat Ghana' Campaign to promote farming among the youth has started work on his 4 acre rice farm again.

The multiple award winning rapper in an interview Trigmatic disclosed; “In order to show seriousness and commitment, I started a rice farm last year with the aim of encouraging young farmers and my followers to start looking in the area of agriculture.

Tiger Woods: Alcohol 'not involved' in arrest

Golfer Tiger Woods says alcohol was "not involved" in his arrest while driving in Florida early on Monday.
The player, who was charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI), blamed "an unexpected reaction to prescribed medication".
"I understand the severity of what I did and I take full responsibility for my actions," he said.
Police released a mugshot of Woods, looking unshaven and unkempt, following his arrest in the town of Jupiter.

Dutch Embassy Organizes 2017 Dutch Education And Career Fair

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Accra in partnership with the Ghana Netherlands Business and Culture Council (GNBCC) is organising a two-day education and career fair in the month of June 2017.

Dubbed as the 2017 Dutch Education and Career Fair, it is scheduled to take place at the Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra on Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th June, 2017

John Legend donates $5000 to help feed kids in 99 Seattle schools

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen are the ultimate humanitarian couple and John is the latest to loosen his purse strings for a good cause. The singer donated $5000 towards a project aimed at providing meals for kids in Seattle's public schools. The GoFundMe project is the brainchild of Jeff Lew who wants to help erase the nearly $21,000 total school lunch debt in 99 Seattle public schools.

Former Panama dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83, president says

Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega has died at the age of 83 following brain surgery this year, Panama's President Juan Carlos Varela said on Twitter late on Monday.
Noriega, who ruled Panama from 1983 to 1989, spied for the Central Intelligence Agency until the United States invaded and toppled his corrupt government, ending a criminal career that saw him working with drug traffickers like Pablo Escobar.