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7th All Africa Business Leader Awards Crown Winners For Southern Africa

The 7th All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™) in Partnership with CNBC Africa announced the winners of the Southern Africa leg at the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in Sandton.

VIP guests joined the Southern Africa finalists, as they went head to head for the coveted AABLA™ regional trophy, in their respective categories.

Affail Monney re-elected GJA President

The Incumbent President of the Ghana Journalists Association Roland Affail Monney has been re-elected after elections were held Friday.
Monney, who faced a stiff opposition from former President of the Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists (IFEJ), Lloyd Evans, polled 310 votes to beat his closest contender who had 147 votes out of a total 510 valid votes cast.

Model responds to a nasty meme making fun of her teeth

A model taught the internet an important lesson about beauty when someone created a meme intended to shame her teeth.
Symone Lu only joined Twitter on 19 September after being told a photo of her had been turned into a meme showing a child looking less than impressed by her smile.

Kofi Siriboe wants kids 5 years from now! Watch his Interview on the Wendy Williams Show

American-Ghanaian star Kofi Siriboe was recently a guest on The Wendy Williams talk show
The 23-year-old spoke about his relationship with Issa Rae, dealing with fame, what it was like going to Oprah‘s house, how he is trying to build a foundation now so he will be able to have children 5 years from now and more.

Sex tape of Congo-Brazaville's President's daughter leaked by her boyfriend after she refused to be blackmailed by him

Congo-Brazzaville's President's daughter, Claudia Sassou Nguesso was recently involved in a blackmail scandal and when she refused to oblige her blackmailer, he released her sex tape.

2017 Miss Ghana Holds Street Fashion Show This Saturday Ahead Of Grand Finals

Exclusive Events, organisers of the county's most prestigious beauty pageant, Miss Ghana holds fashion show for this year's competition on Saturday, September 30.

The event is expected to happen at Osu Oxford Streets at 7pm. The street fashion show happening this Saturday is part of the numerous activities the 20 finalists compete in ahead of the grand finale.

Uber has 1.8m active users in Africa

Data from ride-hailing app Uber says that South Africa and Kenya are its most lucrative markets in Africa, Kenya's Business Daily reports.
South Africa ranks first with 969,000 active riders, while Kenya in second place, has 363,000 active users.

Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero involved in car crash

Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero was involved in a car accident on Thursday night and he sustained injuries but according to his club, the extent of his injuries is not yet known.

Present the Whole Truth, Not Assumption - Anita Erskine

Ace broadcaster Gifty Anti has reiterated her strong ties with feminism, insisting not even marriage has stopped her from being one. Her comments came after which a photo of her appeared to be kneeling before her husband sparked debate after being shared on social media.

Mr. Eazi joins Jay -Z, Dj Khaled, Cardi B, Others on Tidal X Brooklyn stage, Oct 17

Slated for the the Barclays Centre come October 17, TIDAL’s annual benefit concert TIDAL X BROOKLYN features Afrobeats icon and “Banku Music’ pioneer Mr. Eazi.
Another historic feat in the journey of the “Leg Over” man, Mr. Eazi joins global superstars as Jay Z, Jennifer Lopez, DJ Khaled, Chris Brown, Cardi B, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Vic Mensa, Rapsody, Yo Gotti, Kranium among others.

Somalia: Al-Shabab launches attack on military base

Somalia's al-Shabab fighters attacked a military base outside the capital Mogadishu with car bombs and gunfire on Friday, killing 17 soldiers and taking control of the outpost and a nearby village, the armed group said.
Residents and an official confirmed the attack but gave no details on the number of casualties.

Father punches 5 month old daughter to death when she wouldn't stop crying during Hurricane Irma

A 22 year old Florida father, Dekari Castell has admitted to fatally punching his 5 month old infant daughter to death while family members were taking shelter from the onslaught of Hurricane Irma, police say.

The family was seeking shelter in an Orlando home on Sept. 13 when 5-month-old Kali Dream Castell's mother called 911 because her daughter wasn't breathing.

UNITAR, DIAGEO & stakeholders dialogue on road safety management in Ghana

Diageo Plc through its subsidiary Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL), the leading total beverage business in Ghana together with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), has organized a two (2) day workshop aimed at promoting road safety and sustainable transport systems in Ghana.

Kim Kardashian confirms she’s expecting 3rd Child with Kanye West

After weeks of speculations, Kim Kardashian has confirmed that she and Kanye West are expecting their third child via a surrogate.

NCA sanctions over 100 FM stations; revokes licences of 21 stations

The National Communications Authority (NCA) has sanctioned a total of 131 FM Authorisation Holders it says have violated various aspects of the Electronics Communications Act (2009), Act 775.
A further 13 FM Authorisation Holders have been issued with reprieves as pertains to their authorisations.

Photos: Ugandan lawmaker and his friends spotted watching nearly naked woman dance at a bar

A Ugandan Member of Parliament, Moses Balyeku was pictured enjoying a show at a bar. 
He was said to be in the company of his friends.

'New Baghdadi tape' posted by Islamic State group

Islamic State militants have released what appears to be an audio recording of their leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
A speaker who sounds like the IS leader seems to refer to recent North Korean threats against Japan and the US.

Teen couple suspended in South Africa after marriage proposal at their high school, engagement ring confiscated

Two South African high school students have been suspended, after their marriage proposal on the school grounds which was captured on video went viral.

Cristiano Ronaldo shows off his new $3 million 2017 Bugatti Chiron

Football star Cristiano Ronaldo, who’s worth around $93 million, according to Forbes, has acquired a brand new 2017 Bugatti Chiron worth $3 million.