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Watch Video : America's Omarion Hangs Out With Ghana's Bisa Kdei

American RnB Superstar Omarion over the weekend was spotted hanging out with Ghanaian Highlife Superstar Bisa K Dei.

The two were spotted in the VVIP access area of the plush KIZA CLUB in downtown Nairobi.

UK police name two London attackers, say one investigated before

One of the three attackers who killed seven people near London Bridge on Saturday night was previously investigated by British security services but had not been viewed as a serious threat, British police said on Monday.
Khuram Shazad Butt, aged 27, was a British citizen born in Pakistan, who was already known to police and Britain's domestic spy agency MI5, London's police force said.

Foreign Language Oscar Committee To Hold Workshop In Ghana

The Foreign Language Oscars Committee – Ghana presents a one day submission workshop in Accra.

The workshop is slated for Saturday June 10 at the National Film & Television Institute (NAFTI) Preview Theater from 1pm to 5pm and is, among other objectives, to educate stakeholders in Ghana’s film industry about the process of submitting their work for consideration for the Oscars.

South Africa's 'snake pastor' in Nigeria

A self-styled prophet who caused controversy in South Africa in 2015 after being accused of making people eat snakes, rats and hair has appeared at a service hosted by popular Nigerian televangelist TB Joshua in Lagos.
Mr Joshua has tweeted about Pastor Penuel Mnguni's attendance:

#Trending: Ghana church holds Chelsea thanksgiving service

A church in Ghana's capital, Accra, has held a thanksgiving service for Chelsea following its recent success in the Premier League.
Long-time Chelsea fan Pastor Azigiza encouraged people to come wearing football tops of their favourite team.
Standing behind a Chelsea cake on a stage made to look like a football pitch he said: "Chelsea, by the grace of God, came first."

Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Concert Raised $13 Million for Victims of the Attack

Ariana Grande‘s star-studded Manchester benefit concert filled with messages of love and resilience raised more than $13 million for the victims of the May 22 attack.
About 50,000 fans gathered in an act of defiance and strength for the sold-out One Love Manchester concert on Sunday. The British Red Cross said it raised 10 million pounds, which is about $13 million, for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund, the Associated Press reports.

Check out South Africa millionaire's birthday cake...(photos)

South African millionaire, Jabulani Ngcobo popularly known as Cashflow celebrated his birthday over the weekend at The Munro Boutique Hotel Johannesburg, South Africa with a Louis Vuitton bag cake with dollar bills all over it.

Cheick Tiote: Former Newcastle United midfielder dies after collapsing in training

Former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote has died aged 30 after collapsing during training in China, a spokesman for the player has announced.
In his seven years at United the Ivory Coast player made over 150 appearances, including three last season. 
He joined Chinese second-tier side Beijing Enterprises in February.

Anita Erskine Celebrated In Australia

Ace Pan African broadcaster, Anita Erskine has just been identified and celebrated from the other side of the world... Australia, in a campaign specially designed to highlight outstanding women around the world.

In a series of tweets published from both the twitter handles @kristinferguson and @CelebratingWom. Dr Kristin Ferguson, a board member Australia's national broadcaster, ABC Australia and an ardent Womens advocate, described the facets of Erskine, which allows for her inclusion in the Celebrating Women campaign.

42 suspects arrested over Mahama’s murder

The police have so far arrested  42 persons in connection with the horrendous murder of Captain Maxwell Mahama.
The Deputy Director of Public Affairs at the Ghana Police Service, DSP Sheila Kesse Buckman, told Starr News the youngest among the suspects is a 12-year-old while the oldest is a 57–year-old man.

Kim Kardashian Threatens Caitlyn Jenner over Her New Memoir: 'Talk Bad About My Mom, I Come For You'

On Sunday’s episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Caitlyn Jenner‘s new memoir is leaving a bad taste in Kris‘ mouth, and now the kids are getting involved.
During the episode, Kris enlisted the help of Kim Kardashian West by asking her to read her former stepfather’s new book, The Secrets of My Life, which was released in April, to see if she was overreacting to it. Though Kim didn’t want to get in between the two, she agreed to read it.

Neighbor Kills Man Trying to Drown Twins, Police Say

A neighbor shot and killed an Oklahoma man who was trying to drown his 3-month-old twins in a bathtub, police said Sunday.
The babies were "doing great" Sunday after having been released from the hospital, police in Ada told NBC News.
Investigators were reviewing whether Cash Freeman of Ada, about 50 miles southeast of Oklahoma City, should face charges in the shooting death on Friday of Leland Foster, 27, said Lisa Bratcher, a spokeswoman for Ada police.

Fantasy Entertainment Signs Lucrative Deal With Shatta Wale & Jupitar

Fantasy Entertainment Group (FEG) announced today that it has signed a global partnership contract with award-winning, producer and artist Charles Nii Armah Mensah popularly known Shatta Wale.

In addition, FEG has also entered into a deal with the “General” Micheal Ayitey Okine popularly known as Jupitar.

FEG will handle all distribution and label services for artists signed and will also executive produce eagerly awaited upcoming albums for both artists.

One Love Manchester: Joy shines through pain at benefit concert

The benefit concert held in the wake of the Manchester attack turned into a night of unity, healing and joy for 50,000 music fans.
The all-star show was held to remember the victims of the suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert on 22 May.
Despite the circumstances, a celebratory atmosphere prevailed as Grande herself returned to the stage.

Video: Man Who Hit Captain Mahama's Head With Block Speaks

Man Who Hit Capt. Mahama's Head With Block

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Bill Cosby Trial: Supporters, Accusers Expected on Day 1

As Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial opens Monday, there will be a reminder of his former reputation as "America's Dad" -- the actress who played his youngest daughter on TV.
According to NBC News, Cosby's team says it has lined up Keshia Knight Pulliam, 38, who played Rudy Huxtable on "The Cosby Show," to be in the Pennsylvania courtroom where the comedian will be accused of drugging and molesting a woman at his home in 2004.

Train crashes man to death at Nkrumah Circle

A middle aged man was crashed to death by a moving train traveling from Kantamanto in Accra to Nsawam in the Eastern region.
The voters ID card is bearing the name of the dismembered deceased Edward Gbinnye aged 59.

London attack: Police 'know identities of killers

Police investigating Saturday night's terror attack in London say they know the identity of the three attackers who killed seven people and injured 48.
The Metropolitan Police said their names would be released "as soon as operationally possible".
A van hit pedestrians on London Bridge at 21:58 BST on Saturday before the men stabbed a number of people in Borough Market. They were shot dead by police.

Tourism Minister Nominates Reggie ‘n’ Bollie As Ambassadors For Europe

Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts Catherine Afeku has nominated 2015 The X Factor runners-up Reggie ‘n’ Bollie as Ghana’s tourism ambassadors for Europe.

The nomination is expected to be gazetted in September, when the duo will make a trip back home. Mrs Afeku announced this on Saturday, June 3 at the 2017 GUBA Awards in the United Kingdom.

Nigerian teenager arrested in Florida after he detained his professor and requested for a make-up exam

19-year-old Jude Chiedu Akachukwu was recently arrested after he reportedly imprisoned a Professor against her will at Santa Fe College, Gainesville, Florida. According to a Police report, Jude went into the professor’s office without being invited in, closed the door and blocked the doorway. He insisted that the professor could not leave the office until she agreed to allow him to make up an exam.

Dad walks daughter to first day of kindergarten ... and last day of high school

Sifting through a stack of old photos as the end of his daughter's senior year of high school was rapidly approaching, Jason Gayler couldn't help but get emotional when he stumbled on one picture in particular.
It showed him walking his daughter Brittany to school on her first day of kindergarten when she was 5 years old. The picture not only had him welling up, it also sparked an idea.