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BBC Africa launches Investigative Arm ‘Africa Eye’ with an In-depth Look at Codeine Addiction in Nigeria

BBC Africa has launched ‘Africa Eye’, a new documentary strand with the first episode showing an in-depth investigation into the plague of addiction to cough mixture across Nigeria.

Government Welcomes Private Sector Participation in Land Administration Reforms – Vice President Bawumia

Government is calling on the private sector to take an active part in the ongoing reforms in the administration of Ghana’s lands in order to make the process more efficient and effective.

After two years in court, Wisa Greid found guilty of indecent exposure, faces 2 years in jail

An Accra Circuit Court has fined Ghanaian artiste, Eugene Ashie popularly known as Wisa Greid, an amount of Ghc 8,400 with a default sentence of 24 months for gross indecency.

Mozambique to circumcise over 100,000 men in STDs combat

Authorities in Mozambique are set to circumcise over 100,000 men in a bid to help prevent the incidence of sexually transmitted diseases, STDs, the BBC reporter in the country has reported.

Zylofon Media CEO, Nana Appiah Mensah Wins Best Business Executive Of The Year Award

Nana Appiah Mensah, Chief Executive Officer the Zylofon conglomerate, Menzgold and other reputable firms, has annexed another prestigious award - adding to the plethora of others won in a short spate of time. He was adjudged the Best Business Executive of the Year at the 8th Ghana Entrepreneur and Corporate Executive Awards 2018 which was held at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra, over the weekend.

Ghana Revenue Authorithy To Tax Street Beggars

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has served notice it will be taxing street beggars as part of moves to widen the tax net.

Serena Williams explains why she chose to marry a White man

A lot of Black people have criticized tennis champion Serena Williams and her sister Venus Williams for marrying and dating White men, instead of sticking with Black brothers. The mother-of-one has now explained her reason for marrying Alexis Ohanian.

For the Love of African Weddings! TBoss, Victoria Michaels & Thando Thabethe are Gorgeous Brides on the Cover of Glam Africa April-June Issue

This issue of Glam Africa, which is its first ever bridal issue, celebrates and explores bridal traditions across the continent. The magazine is jam-packed with absolutely every tip and trick in the book to get you your dream wedding. From bridal accessories to the latest beauty trends, and bridal dresses to suit every budget and personality.

The White House Correspondents’ dinner was a failure last year, but this year was an embarrassment to everyone associated with it - Trump

President Trump has missed the annual White House Correspondents’ dinner for two years in a row mainly because of his feud with the media.

Anas’ new exposé to shame top politicians, administrators

Investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has begun promoting a new investigative film simply titled ‘Number 12′.

Avengers: Infinity War estimated to break global opening weekend record

Avengers: Infinity War made history with a $630m (£457m) global opening weekend take, according to estimates.
Industry tracker Exhibitor Relations made the estimate, even though the film has not yet opened in China.

Barcelona clinch LaLiga title for the 25th time

Barcelona have won LaLiga for the 25th time in their history after beating Deportivo La Coruna 4-2 today. The Catalans have completely dominated Spain's top flight this season and completed the job with four games to go thanks to a goal from Philippe Coutinho and a Lionel Messi hat-trick at the Riazor.

Kenya bans night prayers to reduce teenage pregnancy

The Kenyan government has banned evening prayers popularly known as “kesha” in Narok County.