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We Won’t Allow Liberia To Slide Back Into Instability & Conflict” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says West Africa is not prepared to contemplate the scenario of Liberia sliding back into instability and conflict.

Barcelona stars Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez pose with their Golden Shoe trophies (Photos)

Barcelona stars, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez have been pictured together with their collection of Golden Shoes trophies. The South American duo posed for a picture at the club's training ground with their combined six Golden Shoe trophies.

Nina Hastie To Host The 6th Annual SA Hip Hop Awards

Multi-talented comedian, actor, writer, radio and television presenter, Nina Hastie, is set to host the 6th Annual South African Hip Hop Awards (SAHHA2017) ceremony for the second consecutive year, taking place tonight, Wednesday, 13 December 2017 at The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City, Johannesburg.

President Akufo-Addo receives Honorary Doctorate Degree from University of Liberia

The honour was conferred on President Akufo-Addo at the 98th Commencement Exercises of the University of Liberia, on Wednesday, 13th December, 2017 by its Board of Trustees and upon the recommendation of the President of the University, Professor Ophelia Weeks.

Covfefe, Hurricane Irma, North Korea lead the top searches on Google in 2017

Google has released its annual list of the most popular searches giving a peek into what people are really thinking about and searching for on the internet.

Airtel to sell Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania units citing sustained losses

Bharti Airtel, the parent company of Airtel Africa has finally announced its in the process of exiting Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania markets citing sustained losses over the years hence depressing its income from the continent.

Queen Elizabeth breaks royal tradition, invites Meghan Markle to join Prince Harry and their family at Sandringham on Christmas Day

Queen Elizabeth has broken the royal tradition by inviting Meghan Markle to join the royal family for the Christmas festivities at Sandringham.

Nigerian woman arrested for selling her twins in Katsina

A Nigerian woman has been arrested after allegedly trying to sell her one-month-old twin girls.
She has been charged with child trafficking, although police say further charges may be added.

British Airways sacks three cabin crew over reckless drinking session in a Kenyan hotel

A report by The Sun says that three British Airways cabin crew lost their jobs following a stopover in Nairobi as guests at an upmarket hotel in the Kenyan capital were 'appalled' by the drunken staff who allegedly caused damage in the lobby.

Anita Annang writes: Notes to the True African Kings and Queens

Being an African is a blessing, never forget that. We have been given all the chemicals to inject and swallow into our system but we are still stronger and have all the curves and the 6 or 8 packs in the right places. Our women can relax their hairs and choose to keep it natural or locks just to change textures. Something the whites "Bl)fonyo" "yaa nom" or better still the "Oyibo" can never have.

Donald Trump congratulates Doug Jones after his candidate Roy Moore lost the Alabama senate election

Last night, Democrates' Doug Jones edged out Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate race that remained neck-and-neck for the majority of election night.

Venus Williams covers Entrepreneur Magazine’s December Issue

Tennis superstar and serial entrepreneur Venus Williams is the cover star forEntrepreneur Magazines December 2017 issue.

Liberia elections: Run-off vote set for December 26

Liberia will hold a delayed presidential run-off vote on December 26, electoral officials have said.
The National Elections Commission (NEC) made the announcement in a press briefing on Tuesday, saying official campaigning must end by December 24.

Photos: Juliet Ibrahim And Iceberg Slim For Oros Perfumes

International perfume brand OROS has chosen love birds, Iceberg Slim and Juliet Ibrahim as celebrity influencers for its seasonal campaign. The two celebrities are a perfect pair to exude the vision of the perfume brand in Africa.

Egypt singer jailed for 'inciting debauchery' in music video

A court in Egypt has reportedly jailed for two years a singer who appeared in a music video in her underwear while suggestively eating a banana.
Shaimaa Ahmed, a 25-year-old known professionally as Shyma, was arrested last month after the video sparked outrage in the conservative country.

British boxer, Tyson Fury cleared to resume his boxing career after accepting a backdated two-year doping ban

Britain's Tyson Fury is free to resume his boxing career after accepting a backdated two-year doping ban. The former world heavyweight champion tested positive for a banned steroid in February 2015, but blamed the result on eating uncastrated wild boar.

Photos: Hollywood actor' John Boyega takes his family members to the UK premiere of Star Wars

John Boyega who is one of the stars of the blockbuster sci-fi, Star Wars; The Last Jedi, graced the red carpet of the movie premiere in the UK Tuesday in company of his immediate family.

Ghana to build bauxite refinery in 3yrs – Bawumia

Vice president Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed the government is putting in place the necessary legislation and infrastructure to establish a bauxite refinery in the next two to three years.