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Two of R. Kelly's Atlanta mansions burglarized by 'an associate'

R. Kelly's two mansions in Georgia was recently robbed while the singer was away performing on tour.

Cristiano Ronaldo wins the 2017 Ballon d'Or award for the 5th time (photos)

Real Madrid and Portugal superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, has just been crowned the world's best player for 2017, beating his rival Lionel Messi (Barcelona) and Neymar (PSG) to clinch the Ballon d'Or award for the fifth time in his outstanding career.

Nike Names Buildings At World HQ After Serena Williams, Coach K and Sebastian Coe

In an emotional Instagram post earlier today, Serena Williams took out time to count her blessings; from winning a grand slam, having a baby and getting married, 2017 sure has been good to her. She also made a huge announcement, that Nike will be naming one of its new headquarters after her.

Mugabe's son sells $300 T-shirts

Robert Mugabe Jr, the son of Zimbabwe's former president, has launched his own clothing label which he hopes will be "competitive on the international scene", News24 reports.

Glitz Africa Magazine Issue 19 out! Featuring Toke Makinwa, Okyeame Kwame, Amfo Connolly, others

Glitz Africa is once again excited to announce the release of its mega style-themed 19th issue. Glitz Africa since its conception, aims to publish high quality content whiles highlighting the lifestyle of the contemporary African.

Socialite's grave 'dug up' after money buried with him

Ugandan authorities have launched an investigation to determine who dug up the grave of socialite Ivan Ssemwanga, reports the New Vision newspaper.

Violent protests in West Bank after Trump recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel

Violent protests have broken out in Bethlehem today after US President Donald Trump enraged the Middle East by recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Mahama Advised To Vacate military Land

Minister of Defence Dominic Nitiwul has advised former President John Dramani Mahama and some of his appointees to leave “disputed” military lands they are occupying.

Cristiano Ronaldo and family fly to Paris as he prepares to pick up his fifth Ballon d'Or award (Photos)

Cristiano Ronaldo and his family jetted out in style to Paris ahead of the Ballon d'Or award ceremony tonight. The Real Madrid star is expected to win the trophy for the fifth ahead of his rival Barcelona's Lionel Messi, following his impressive performance.

Nigeria's anti-Boko Haram general Attahiru Ibrahim sacked

Nigeria's military has sacked the commander leading the fight against militant Islamist group Boko Haram.
His redeployment to an unspecified post follows a string of attacks by the insurgents, including the killing of at least 50 people in a mosque last month.

Akufo-Addo, Patrick Awuah, Edward Enninful, Idris Elba, Anthony Joshua & Others On The New African Magazine 100 Most Influential Africans of 2017

The New African Magazine  has revealed  its 100 Most Influential Africans of 2017.  Find out who made the list at the bottom of this report.

Australian parliament approves same-sex marriage

Same-sex marriage will become legal in Australia after a historic bill was passed in the House of Representatives.
An overwhelming majority of MPs voted to change the Marriage Act, eight days after a similarly decisive result in the Senate.

Ebony to stage ‘Bonyfied Concert’, Dec 9

The most-talked-about artist in Ghana presently, Ebony Reigns, is set to stage her first major self-produced concert and it is absolutely free!

$450m 'Leonardo painting' heads to Louvre Abu Dhabi

A 500-year-old painting of Christ believed to be the work of Leonardo da Vinci is heading to the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the museum has said.
The newly-opened museum made the announcement on Twitter, without specifying whether it had bought the painting at auction this month.

The 2017 Edition Of The DStv Eutelsat Star Awards Launches With A Brand-New Facebook Page!

The 2017 DStv Eutelsat Star Awards competition is back with a bang after scooping a Better Satellite Award at the third annual Better Satellite World Awards gala dinner in London last night. 

The awards honour established companies along with disruptive innovators who make the world a more prosperous, healthier, better-educated, sustainable and inclusive home for humankind.

Prof Mensah-Bonsu misses ICC job

Ghana’s candidate, vying for the post of International Criminal Court (ICC) as a Judge missed out on the post after nine rounds of voting Wednesday.
Although Professor Henrietta Mensa-Bonsu put up a good fight, the Assembly of States Parties voted two other African candidates from Uganda and Benin.

Photos : Jackie Appiah Celebrates Birthday With Widows At Krobo

Renowned Ghanaian actress, Jackie Appiah on Tuesday marked her birthday with Old women and widows in the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality of the Eastern region.

The colourful ceremony was organised at Odumase, the Municipal capital where she donated several items ranging from food stuffs, assorted drinks, mineral water, mattresses, fabric etc.

Democrats' vote to impeach Donald Trump fails woefully

Democratic Representative from Texas's 9th congressional district, Rep. Al Green, 70,  introduced a House resolution (H.Res. 646) to impeach President Trump on Wednesday. Representatives motioned to table the articles that claimed Trump “is unfit to be president” and should be “impeached for high misdemeanors.”

Slave trade aside, Libya starts voter registration ahead of 2018 elections

Wednesday, the Libyan Higher National Commission of Elections announced the start of registration of voters for the 2018 elections.