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South African Comic, Loyiso Madinga, to helm 'Daily Show' segments for Africa

Comedy Central, the largest global comedy brand that is part of Viacom International Media Networks Africa, today announced that Trevor Noah, Executive Producer, Writer and Host, has selected Loyiso Madinga to helm topical segments for the African broadcast of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.

Special Prosecutor: Amidu has “independence of character” – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has said former Attorney General Martin Amidu has the requisite “integrity, courage and independence of character” to effectively discharge his duties as the Special Prosecutor.

Seal slams Oprah Winfrey

Seal has suggested Oprah Winfrey knew of Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct.
The 'Kiss From A Rose' hitmaker took aim at the TV icon as he targeted her friendship with the disgraced filmmaker.

Ghana Movie Awards Organizers Fail To Give Plaques To Beasts of No Nation Awardees

Manager of multiple award winning Actor Abraham Attah, Mawuko Kuadzi has revealed that Ghana Movie Awards, organizers of the annual film award to recognise excellence in the Ghanaian film industry have withheld award plaques won by Abraham Attah, Idris Elba and Cary Fukunaga in Beasts of No Nation.

Idris Elba's daughter is stunning in white at her 16th birthday party (photos)

Idris Elba, 45, attended his daughter's sweet sixteen birthday party a few days ago. Isan’s mother is Hanne Norgaard, Idris' first wife.

Martin Amidu Is Special Prosecutor

Former Attorney General Martin Amidu  has been named Special Prosecutor by President Akufo-Addo.
The anti-corruption campaigner and avid critic of the opposition National Democratic Congress was being considered with prominent lawyers such as Akoto Ampaw.

Watch the story of Brothers whose Videos into Harvard & Stanford went Viral

Late last year, Ayrton Little, 16 and Alex Little, 18 trended on social media as both guys got into Harvard and Stanford respectively on a full scholarship, a dream only a few people could attain.

Boy’s hair freezes during walk to school in below freezing temperatures

A boy arrived at school with frozen hair this week after walking three miles to school in below freezing temperatures.

Nigeria's Benue clashes: Mass burial after farmer-Fulani clashes

A mass burial of more than 70 people is under way in Nigeria's central Benue State.
Dozens have been killed in conflicts between nomadic herdsmen and farming communities in three states - Benue, Nasarawa and Taraba - in recent weeks.

Rihanna wipes away tears at funeral of her cousin Tavon Alleyne, 21, who was shot dead in Barbados (photos)

Rihanna was pictured crying at the funeral of her cousin Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne who was gunned down at the age of 21 in Barbados.

Jose Filomeno dos Santos sacked from Angola's $5bn wealth fund

The president of Angola, João Lourenço, has sacked the son of his predecessor José Eduardo dos Santos as head of the country's sovereign wealth fund.
Mr Lourenço said he was replacing José Filomeno dos Santos after an external inquiry into the fund's governance.

'With a net worth of $150 Million David Oyedepo is the richest pastor in the world' - Forbes

The founder and presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Tabernacle, David Oyedepo tops the Forbes list of richest pastors in the world with a net worth of $150 million.

YouTube Cuts Business Ties With Logan Paul, Puts 'The Thinning' Sequel On Hold

YouTube has put its original projects with Logan Paul on hold following widespread criticism over a video he posted Dec. 31 that featured images of a suicide victim.

Auditor General to probe GBC’s 24 years IGF

The Auditor General has asked to audit the internally generated funds of state broadcaster, the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation for the past 24 years.

Africa Movie Academy Awards 2018 Calls For Entries

Organisers of Africa Movie Academy Awards are calling for entries for the 2018 edition of the award ceremony which celebrates achievements in the Africa’s movie industry.

“Stop crying wolf all the time” – Mother of H&M Child Model sees no issue with Controversial Hoodie

The mother of the Child Model who was used by Swedish clothing-retail line, H&M to push a hoodie with a racial slur has spoken out for the first time since the issue blew up.

South Africa hospitals are on alert for rapist with bitten penis after pregnant woman attacked

As Police in South Africa is searching for a man, hospitals are equally on alert for the unidentified man with a bitten penis after a pregnant woman managed to bite his genitals as he assaulted her in front of her child.

Annie~Joy writes: When Everything Is Going To Be Something. Part 1 #BeInspired!

The one who discovered charcoal might have not planned to discover charcoal. It could be that, the charcoal discoverer woke up one morning and was burning the unwanted part of the tree which wasn't needed.  Out of it, charcoal was discovered. His everything, his actions and process, his whole lot became something. His unknown became known.

Nigeria actress, Funke Akindele-Bello to feature in upcoming Hollywood superhero film “Avengers: Infinity War”

Nollywood actress Funke Akindele-Bello will be playing a role in 'Avengers: Infinity War' - an upcoming American superhero film based on Marvel Comics superhero team 'The Avengers'

'Mark Zuckerberg has already made $4 Billion in 2018' - Bloomberg

Its just 10-days into the new year and according to Bloomberg‘s billionaires list, Facebook founder Mark Zucckerberg has already made $4 Billion.