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104 year old Australian Scientist David Goodall ends his Life

David Goodall, Australia’s oldest scientist, has ended his own life at the age of 104.

WALA app launched drive voluntary blood donations in Ghana

Over the years, many Ghanaians have had to depend on family, friends and paid volunteers for blood donations. This is sadly due to an inadequate stock of blood in blood banks across the country.To address this challenge, the National Blood Service and BISA have partnered to develop the WALA health App to drive voluntary blood donations.

Dangote becomes the only Black person on list of Forbes’ World’s Most Powerful People

Chairman of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has been named as the only black person on Forbes’ ‘The World’s Most Powerful People’ list.

Video: Woman caught trying to kidnap schoolboy

A young woman, suspected to be in the mid-thirties is in hot waters for attempting to kidnap a schoolboy.

Donald Trump: Singapore to host summit with Kim Jong-un on June 12th

President Donald Trump has just announced the date and place of his meeting with North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un.

Nigeria, Kenya screen travelers at airports, border posts after Ebola outbreak in DR Congo

Nigeria has increased screening tests at airports and other points of entry as a precautionary measure following an outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the immigration service said on Thursday.

Schoolgirl, 13, invited to Royal Wedding after "hitting it off" with Meghan and Harry

A schoolgirl with dreams of becoming an actress has been invited to the Royal Wedding after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle paid a private visit to her school.

Ed Sheeran climbs the Sunday Times Rich List after earning more money than any other British musician this year

2017 was a great year for Ed Sheeran as he earned so much that he has broken into the overall top 40 Sunday Times Rich List of UK music stars.

Boone, Collins, Dey Jr., Others for First Annual National Jazz Workshop, May 12

The Embassy of the United States of America is hosting the First Annual National Jazz Workshops at Alliance Francaise Accra on Saturday May 12, 2018. This event will offer free workshops on bass, piano, drumming, saxophone, improvisation, music business, and jazz style which will be held from 2pm – 5:30pm.

President Akufo-Addo Takes Week-Long Vacation

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Wednesday, 9th May, 2018, left Ghana for the United Kingdom on a week-long vacation, his first since being sworn-in as President on 7th January, 2017. He was accompanied by the First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, his children and grandchildren.

New Music: ‘Hosanna’- KODA

Kofi Owusu Dua Anto, known in music circles as KODA has released his latest single titled ‘Hosanna.’

Tennis star, Serena Williams withdraws from 2018 Italian Open

Serena Williams has just announced her withdrawal from this month’s Italian Open.

Kenyan dam bursts, causing deaths, 'huge destruction', official says

A dam burst in a Kenyan town after weeks of heavy rain, causing "huge destruction" and deaths, a government official said on Thursday, while a local television station said 20 bodies had so far been recovered.

Homosexuals need love – Gospel musicians Ohemaa Mercy

One of Ghana’s most successful Gospel musicians, Mercy Twum-Ampofo known in the showbiz circles as Ohemaa Mercy has said those practicing homosexuality need to be shown love.

Change Of Venue: Ghana Music Awards UK Still Launches In Ghana On May 18th At Erata Hotel

Popular event organizers, Alordia Promotions and Westcoast Promotions will be having a press and media launch of the 2018 Ghana Music Awards UK, in Ghana.

South African politician sentenced to three years in prison for smashing a water jug on the head of an opposition member

Prominent member of South Africa's governing African National Congress (ANC), Andile Lungisa has been sentenced to three years in prison for smashing a water jug on the head of an opposition politician during a brawl in October 2016.