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AMBR 2017: African Music Stakeholders Share Insights On Shaping African Music Digitally

The Africa Music Business Roundtable, AMBR, a platform organised by the All Africa Music Awards engaged top music business stakeholders, label owners and music marketers on the theme, Digital Takeover; Shaping the Future of African Music, at the Grand Ball room, Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos by 8am.

Star Trek icon George Takei accused of sexual assault by former model

The latest sexual assault allegation in Hollywood was made on Friday against Star Trek icon George Takei.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, former model and actor Scott R Brunton is accusing Takei of sexual assault in 1981.

Adolf Hitler waxwork removed from Indonesian museum

A life-size model of Adolf Hitler used for "selfies" by visitors to an Indonesian museum has been removed.
Pictures shared on social media show people grinning as they pose with the Nazi leader in front of an image of the gates of Auschwitz concentration camp.

Makeup Ghana participates in the 4th Global Business Forum on Africa

Makeup Ghana, represented by its CEO/Founder Rebecca Donkor participated in the two-day Global Business Forum on Africa in Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai.
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice-President and Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai, the theme of the 4th Edition of GBF Africa was “Next Generation Africa”, and brought together 1,000 top-level participants, including government officials, policymakers, business and finance leaders, and entrepreneurs from across Africa and around the world, to discuss trade and investment opportunities that are blossoming across the continent.

Rita Ora to host and perform at the 2017 MTV EMAs

MTV has confirmed that pop superstar Rita Ora will host and perform at the 2017 MTV EMAs live from London’s SSE Arena, Wembley on Sunday, November 12, 2017.

300 Seized jackpot machines destroyed in Accra

Three hundred pieces of jackpot machines that were seized by the Gaming Commission of Ghana (GCG) were last Thursday destroyed in Accra.
The destruction of the machines at the Adepa Landfill site at Nsawam in the Eastern Region was carried out with the support of Waste Landfill Company Limited and the Ghana Police Service.

3rd Africa Business Media Innovators summit opens in Accra on Sunday

More than 100 senior executives, entrepreneurs and thought-leaders from media, tech, business and civil society will gather in Accra from Sunday 12 to Tuesday 14 November, for the annual Africa Business Media Innovators summit (ABMI).

Alibaba breaks 'Singles Day' record, racking up $18 billion in sales in just 12 hours

The company has a running sales counter on its Alizila news website, which details the "gross merchandise volume" that it has fulfilled orders for so far. It's currently just after noon in China and the company has already surpassed last year's sales for Singles Day with nearly $18 billion USD in merchandise sold already, about $7 billion of which was sold in the first 30 minutes of the day.

MultiChoice Ghana Adds UTV, GHOne, and TV Africa To DStv

MultiChoice Ghana is thrilled to announce the addition of GHOne TV, UTV and TV Africa to the DStv platform this November.

Jospong is a symbol of possibility – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed satisfaction with the operations of the Accra Compost and Recycling Plant, at Adjen Kotoku, explaining that the Plant is helping in bringing to bear an efficient, modern model of sanitation disposal.

SA Pastor Mboro prays for man's penis, forces him to have sex with his wife on live TV (Video)

This viral video shows controversial South African preacher, Paseka Motsoeneng, aka Prophet Mboro, leader of the Church of Incredible Happenings praying for a man and his wife to regain its libido, after which he ordered the couple to have intercourse on live TV.

Suspect's farts makes police stop interview in Kansas

A man's police interrogation in Kansas, Missouri was ended prematurely after he began answering questions by farting, according to local reports.
Sean Sykes Jnr is facing federal gun and drug charges after being pulled over twice by police in Kansas City.

Kevin Hart goes shirtless for maternity shoot with pregnant wife Eniko Hart

The gorgeous couple who are expecting a baby boy together looks lovely in this new maternity shoot.

US female goal keeper Hope Solo, accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

Former U.S. international goalkeeper and World Cup winner, Hope Solo, 36, has accused ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter, 81, of sexual assault.
In an interview with the Portuguese outlet published on Saturday, Solo claimed Blatter "grabbed my ass" at FIFA’s Ballon d’Or awards ceremony in January 2013, where she presented the FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year award on stage alongside Blatter.