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Ebola Survivor Dr Adaora Okoli named 1 of Bill Gates’ 5 “Heroes in the Field”

It was in 2014 when Adaora Okoli‘s life changed.
An ebola patient had walked into the hospital she was working in as a medical doctor, and she was infected with it while caring for him.

George Weah invites Arsene Wenger to inauguration as president of Liberia

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has said that he has been invited by the new Liberia president George Weah to his inauguration later this month. 
Wenger was Weah's manager at French side Monaco between 1988 and 1992 but he is not sure he will able to attend.

Keeping Up With Yvonne Nelson: Watch teaser for her TV series on her pregnancy

As previously reported, Yvonne Nelson is releasing a TV show on her pregnancy and subsequent childbirth that has been making news for the past 3 months or so.

President Akufo-Addo Meets Christian Leaders In The New Year

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Wednesday, 3rd January, 2018, met with leaders of the Christian community at the Flagstaff House, Accra, to discuss matters of mutual concern, at a closed-door meeting.

FA Cup Returns To SuperSport, LIVE And In HD

Starting this weekend DStv subscribers join fans around the world to for the English Football Association Cup (FA Cup), the most prestigious cup competitions in Europe on SuperSport.

First openly transgender woman, Paris Lees featured in special edition of British Vogue Magazine

Paris Lees, a model, writer and campaigner has become the first openly transgender woman to be featured in British Vogue.  She is included in a feature celebrating 100 years since women have had the right to vote in the UK.  

Liberia’s NEC presents certificate of return to George Weah who will be sworn in on January 22

Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) has presented certificate of return to the President-elect, George Weah; Vice President-elect, Jewel Howard-Taylor, and the newly elected members of the House of Representatives.

Three Saudi nurses fired for squashing newborn baby's face (Video)

Three Saudi nurses have been fired for filming themselves laughing while squashing the face of a newborn baby hospitalised with an infection.
The incident occurred at a maternity hospital in Taif, Saudi Arabia.

Managing editor of the Al-Hajj newspaper, Alhaji Bature passes away

The Managing editor of the Al-Hajj newspaper Alhaji Bature has died, StarrFMonline.com has gathered.
He reportedly died at a medical facility Friday morning.

Fuel prices up 4%

Prices of fuel at the pumps have shot up by 4%, according to the Chamber of Petroleum Consumers – Ghana.

Rihanna's cousin's killer arrested and charged with murder

A man has been arrested and charged with the shooting death of Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne, 21, the cousin of superstar singer Rihanna.

Vivo Launches ‘Welcome’ Shop To Offer Convenience To Customers

Vivo Energy Ghana, the sole distributor and marketer of Shell branded fuels and lubricants, has unveiled a warm and modern shop brand, ‘welcome’ to offer convenience, variety, and optimum customer satisfaction to its customers.

Gov't releases GHȻ14m to pay teachers’ arrears

The Ministry of Finance has released GHc14,172, 313.23 for the payment of outstanding transfer grants, allowances and salary arrears for validated teachers engaged between January 2013 and December 2016.

Serena Williams officially withdraws from Australian Open, says she isn't ready yet

Tennis champion and new mom, Serena Williams, has withdrawn from the Australian Open ... saying she's not quite ready to compete on a tournament level after just giving birth on September 1, 2017 to her beautiful daughter.

'My goal for 2018 is to 'fix' Facebook' - Mark Zuckerberg

Every year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gives himself a personal challenge of; running one mile a day, reading a book every other week and eating only what he kills.

Mohamed Salah crowned as 'African Player of Year' at CAF Awards (Full List)

Egyptian playmaker Mohamed Salah etched his name into football history after being crowned African Player of the Year 2017. The 25-year old, who plays for English side Liverpool picked the topmost prize at the Aiteo CAF Awards Gala 2017, held on Thursday, 4 January 2018, at the International Conference Centre in Accra, Ghana.