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Videos: Lady proposes to her boyfriend of six years and he said yes!

A trending online video shows a pretty lady kneeling down to propose to her boyfriend of six years at her place of work. The elated boyfriend accepted the ring presented to him with a 'Yes' reply.

Ugandan Member of Parliament fined for urinating in public

Abraham Abiriga, a Ugandan Member of Parliament has been fined by a court in the capital, Kampala, for causing a public nuisance by urinating in public after pictures of the incident were widely shared on social media.

Crown Prince says Saudi Arabia returning to “a country of moderate Islam that is open to all religions”

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammad bin Salman has said the country is returning to one that is open to all religions.
He said this at the beginning of the landmark Future Investment Initiative in Riyadh on Tuesday, The Independent reports, promising to return to a “moderate Islam.”

ECOWAS leaders to accelerate process for common currency by 2020

The 4th meeting of the Presidential Taskforce on a common currency for the West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ) has taken place in Niamey, the capital of Niger, with the firm commitment towards the acceleration of the processes leading to the use of the single currency by 2020.

The Kardashian-Jenner family have renewed their contract with E! network for $150 Million

The Kardashians have spent over 10 years on TV and are still cashing in big time! Read TMZ's report below. The Kardashians just re-signed with E! network and are pocketing $30 million a season ... for 5 seasons, which comes to $150 million. 

Woman orders bicep cake for her boyfriend, but doesn’t quite get what she ordered

The art of a good birthday cake is hard to master but you'd hope that most professional bakers could pull off a simple request.
That's exactly what Sharon Bijin from Lemington, Newcastle thought as well.

UTV’s Abigail Ashley grabs nomination for African Health Legendary awards 2017

UTV’s award-winning Health show, ‘My Health, My Life’ host and advocate Abigail Ashley has been nominated for the 6th African health Legendary awards 2017.
Abigail Ashley was nominated alongside Singer Kwabena Kwabena, Dr Kwaku Oteng (Angel Group), Dr Manfred Takyi (Joy Daddy Industries) among others.

Potato Potahto shows at the Chelsea Film Festival, bags 4 Awards at Toronto Nollywood International Film Festival

Shirley Frimpong-Manso’s Potato Potahto, the first Nollywood film to ever premiere at the Chelsea Film Festival in New York, premiered on 21st October and had in attendance Shirley Frimpong-Manso, Ken Attoh, Joselyn Dumas and Nikki Samonas.
72 short films from 19 countries were screened at the 5th edition of the festival which was founded by Ingrid Jean-Baptiste.

Tanzanian singer 'apologises' for Kenyatta prayer

Prominent Tanzanian gospel artist Christina Shusho has apologised for a Facebook post that upset opponents of Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenya's privately owned Star newspaper has reported. 
The singer posted a prayer on Saturday which asked God to "give your servant Uhuru Kenyatta wisdom and answer his prayers whenever his call".

Ghana Police receive 23 bulletproof vests from American counterparts

The Ghana Police Service has received a donation of some items including 23 bullet-proof vests from the Cedar Hill Police in Texas, USA.
Reginald Agyemang, an American Police officer of the Cedar Hill Police who grew up in Ghana explained that the donation is a way of giving back to the country of his birth.

Man stabs ex-lover for snubbing him

A 38-year-old man, Daniel Nunoo, has appeared before an Accra District Court charged with attempted murder.
Nunoo, who has been washing vehicles for a living, is said to have stabbed his ex-lover in her abdomen for snubbing him when he approached her at a funeral.

Robert Mugabe 'would have turned down' WHO envoy post

Robert Mugabe was never officially asked to become a goodwill ambassador of the World Heath Organization (WHO), his spokesman has claimed, adding Zimbabwe's president would have turned down the role anyway.

The UN's health agency on Sunday said it was reversing a decision to appoint Zimbabwe's 93-year-old leader in the largely ceremonial post to help in the fight against non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in Africa.

"The use of contraceptives is not our culture" Uganda's First Lady, Janet Museveni reveals that three of her daughters got married as virgins

The First Lady of Uganda, Janet Museveni, said her three daughters were married when they were still virgins, Daily Monitor reports.
Ms Museveni made the revelation while speaking to adolescent girls in Kyenjojo District during the commemoration of the Day for the Girl Child last Thursday.

Tyler Perry wins US Weekend Box Office

Tyler Perry's new movie 'Boo 2!' was released over the weekend alongside other blockbuster movies but guess what movie took the top spot at the box office in the US? Tyler's movie, 'Boo 2'
'Boo 2! A Madea Halloween' raked in $21.6 million in it's opening weekend. Geostorm came in a distant second with $13 million followed by Happy Death Day with $9 million.

Gov’t announces re-registration of SIM cards

Government is making strong moves to protect Ghana’s cyber eco-system from unforeseen attacks and also build its capacity against any future cyber attacks.
National Cyber Security Center and re-registration of SIM cards were prominent issues at the ongoing National Cyber Security Week.

I'M A SURVIVAL: Lydia Forson shares touching Surgery story as she turns 33

I am who I am because of every important person in my life, and today I choose to celebrate them. 
Last year I was in the best shape of my life, I was healthy, strong and everything seemed to be falling into place.

CNN's Don Lemon writes an open letter to Donald Trump - Dear Mr. President, please stop it. Please stop!

In light of the recent and multiple controversies surrounding President Trump and the White House, CNN's TV host, Don Lemon decided it was best to contact the president drectly via an open letter.

Togo star Francis Kone honoured for life-saving move

Togolese striker Francis Kone has been honoured by Fifa for his life-saving actions in a Czech league match.
He was given a Fair Play award at the Fifa "Best" ceremony in London on Monday night.

Teacher Trainee found dead in Eastern Region

A level 200 Teacher trainee of the Akropong Presbyterian College of Education has been found dead in his room at Akropong -Akuapem in the Eastern region.
The decomposing body of the deceased student identified only by his penname Energy, was found some four days after his death.

Fans accuse Chris Brown of 'drug use' after he appeared in this new interview (Videos)

Chris Brown featured in a recent interview on NY’s Hip Hop And R&B radio Power 105.1 FM, where he expressed his true feelings for Jennifer Lopez and gave his candid opinion if he would do half-time at the SuperBowl if he's approached. 

The internet wants to get this college student a modeling contract

A South Sudanese student has accidentally gone viral. Anok Yai was enjoying Howard University’s homecoming over the weekend, when a photographer noticed her and snapped some pics. Before she knew it, strangers were begging the modeling gods to give her a contract.

Zinedine Zidane beats Chelsea's Antonio Conte to Fifa Best Coach award after historic Real Madrid season

Zinedine Zidane has beaten Chelsea's Antonio Conte to Fifa's Best Coach award after a historic season with Real Madrid.

Los Blancos became the first team to retain the Champions League as Zidane made it two wins from two attempts in Europe's most prestigious competition.

MultiChoice Ghana Congratulates Bastie Samir

The highly anticipated Make or Break bout lived up to its billing over the weekend leading to the end of the reign of Briamah Kamoko aka Bukom Banku.

The bout was organized by Box Office Promotions and aired live on DStv and GOtv to the delight of the charged atmosphere at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra.

R. Kelly’s Ex-Girlfriend Speaks Out About His Alleged Physical and Emotional Abuse

In July, BuzzFeed published an explosive report alleging R. Kelly had been holding a group of young women in a “sex cult.” Now, his former girlfriend, Kitti Jones, is speaking out in an interview with Rolling Stone about the alleged physical and emotional abuse she suffered while they were together.

UCC lecturer becomes second Ghanaian to achieve Fellowship at American Academy of Optometry

The American Academy of Optometry (AAO) has awarded a fellowship on an Optometrist with the University of Cape Coast, Dr. Stephen Ocansey.

The UCC lecturer became a fellow at the 96th annual meeting of the American Academy of Optometry. Fewer than ten percent of practicing optometrists are Fellows of the Academy.

Photos : Jackie Appiah Wins 2017 Afroglobal TV Award Of Excellence In Entertainment

Award winning Ghanaian actress, Jackie Appiah has won the Afroglobal TV Award of Excellence in Entertainment held in Toronto, Canada.

She received the prestigious Entertainment Award from the Afroglobal Television Excellence Awards program on October 21, 2017 in Toronto, Canada.

Harvey Weinstein: British assistant 'paid £125k for silence'

A British former assistant of Harvey Weinstein says she was paid £125,000 ($165,200) to keep quiet after accusing the movie mogul of sexual harassment.
Zelda Perkins told the Financial Times she signed a non-disclosure agreement in 1998 after making the accusations.

Idris Elba, Pele, Maradona ... More photos from the star studded FIFA Best Awards

Moments ago, Real Madrid and Portugal superstar beat Barcelona rival, Lionel Messi to collect the 2016/2017 award for the Best Player on earth organized by world football governing body, FIFA.