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Venezuela gives all US diplomats 72 hours to leave the country after Trump recognises opposition as "legitimate" leaders

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said his government was breaking relations with the United States and gave diplomatic personnel 72 hours to leave the country after President Donald Trump on Wednesday backed the country's opposition leader, Juan Guaidó, as interim president.

Meek Mill and Jay-Z on a mission to free 1 million unjustly detained Americans

Ever since Meek Mill was granted bail in April last year after serving 5 months for a minor probation violation stemming from a crime he committed over a decade ago, he has made it his personal mission to be an advocate for prison reform.

Suits will end after season 9 as ratings fall after Meghan Markle's exit

The legal drama 'Suits', which made Meghan Markle popular, will end after Season 9 after the series failed to recover from the exit of Meghan Markle and her co-star Patrick J. Adams.

Angola decriminalises homosexuality

Parliament in Angola has abolished a law widely interpreted to be a ban on homosexuality.

Why Simon Cowell has plans for this 6-year-old DJ

A 6-year-old South African DJ received a standing ovation on "America's Got Talent" after he wowed judges with his skills.

Sarkodie was once my student in class — Rocky Dawuni

Ghanaian Reggae/Afrobeat/highlife singer and songwriter Rocky Dawuni says he recently found out rapper Sarkodie was once a student in his class. 

Nigeria female candidate Oby Ezekwesili quits presidential race

The main female candidate in Nigeria's upcoming presidential election has said she is withdrawing her candidacy to help build a coalition to defeat the ruling All Progressive Congress.

Chelsea confirm Gonzalo Higuain signing after striker joins on loan from Juventus until end of season

Chelsea have completed the signing of Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain on loan from Juventus until the end of the season

New US Envoy, Three Others Present Letters Of Credence To Akufo-Addo

The new US Ambassador to Ghana and three other newly accredited envoys to the West African country have presented their letters of credence to President Akufo-Addo at the Jubilee House.

David Beckham buys stake in Salford City FC joining forces with former Man Utd teammates

David Beckham has bought a stake in Salford City FC – joining his Class of 92 former team-mates as joint owners of the club.