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Showing posts from December 14, 2017

Four children dead and several people injured as train collides with a school bus in France

At least four children have died and several others were seriously injured when their school coach was 'cut in half' after colliding with a train in the south of France today.

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa seeks end to Western sanctions

Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa is seeking the removal of sanctions imposed by Western countries, saying they are crippling national development.
He also indicated that elections due next July could be brought forward.

Disney to buy Fox film, TV businesses for $52 billion

Walt Disney has struck a deal to buy film, television and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox for $52.4 billion in stock as the world's largest entertainment company seeks even greater scale to combat growing digital rivals Netflix and Amazon.

Photos: Congregants experiencing health issues after being sprayed with insecticide by South African prophet

20-year-old Thabiso Chabalala on Wednesday, told the court that she spent seven months coughing and with swollen eyes after Prophet Lethebo Rabalago sprayed her with insecticide.

Mahama Joins Kenyatta To Mark Kenya’s Independence Day

Former president John Mahama, on Tuesday, joined the president of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta to mark the country’s Jamhuri Day.
Jamhuri Day is a national holiday in Kenya, celebrated on 12 December each year to mark Kenya’s independence from the United Kingdom in 1963. Jamhuri is the Swahili word for “republic”.

Naomi Campbell looks flawless for S Moda Magazine

Naomi Campbell is on the cover of the January 2018 edition of S Moda Magazine and she looks nothing short of flawless.

Stonebwoy talks to BBC about ‘Epistles of Mama’

Ghanaian Dancehall artiste, Stonebwoy recently spoke to Focus On Africa (BBC) about his new album, ‘Epistles of Mama‘ which is dedicated to the memory of his mother, Catherine Satekla, who died in 2015.

Deadly suicide attack at Somali police academy

A suicide bomber disguised as a policeman has killed at least 13 police officers inside a training centre in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, police say.
Fifteen others have been wounded in the attack, police added.

Nelly's rape case dropped after accuser refuses to testify about the alleged assault

The rape case against rapper Nelly has been dropped by prosecutors in Washington State.

Harvey Weinstein: Salma Hayek alleges he threatened to kill her

Actress Salma Hayek has described Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein as a rage-fuelled "monster", alleging he sexually harassed and threatened her.
Writing in the New York Times, Ms Hayek said Mr Weinstein once told her: "I will kill you, don't think I can't."

Range Rover Velar Launched In Ghana At The Accra Open Golf Tournament

Alliance Motors Ghana, the distributor of Jaguar and Land Rover in Ghana officially launched the Range Rover Velar, the fourth member of the Range Rover family on Sunday, 10th of December 2017 on the final day of the UMB Accra Open Golf Tournament at the Achimota Golf Club.

Policeman, three others arrested for armed robbery

A policeman suspected to be an accomplice in armed robbery incidents at Community 18 and Sakumono in Accra has been arrested at the Tsopoli police barrier in the Greater Accra region while trying to escape.

#CokeStudioAfrica: Bisa Kdei partners Eddy Kenzo on ‘Sirimba’

Ghana’s Bisa KDei and Uganda’s Eddie Kenzo partners on Coke Studio Africa’s for a new single Sirimba.
The song produced by Gospelonthebeatz represent all sounds from Africa.

National Service insurance policy now optional

The management of the National Service Scheme has announced its proposed insurance policy for personnel will now be optional for interested personnel.

Militiamen jailed in DR Congo's Kavumu for raping 40 children

A group of 11 militiamen in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been jailed for life for raping about 40 children, including at least one baby.
The girls they raped between 2013 and 2016 were aged between eight months and 12 years old.

"Within The Apartment" Comic Series Season 2 Premiering On The 23rd December

It is no more news that the television series "Within the Apartment" is gradually becoming one of the most talked about Ghanaian series.
This season the best way to end the year is to treat your family and friends to a memorable comic cinema experience and that is exactly what you will experience on the 23rd of December 2017 at the west hills mall.

The Rock receives his star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Actor and former WWE champion, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson received his star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame Wednesday in LA. His pregnant girlfriend of 10 years, Lauren Hashian and their child together, 2 year old Jazmine Johnson were with him as he received his star.

George Clooney gifted 14 of his closest friends $1 million each

George Clooney, 56, reportedly once gifted his closest friends a million dollars each for no reason other than the fact that they were his friends.

FDA Bans Advertisement Of Alcohol In The Media Effective 2018

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) effective 1st January 2018, has banned both advertisement and Live Presenter Mention(LPM)of alcoholic beverages in the media before 8pm.
This directive, the FDA says is to protect children and prevent them from being lured into alcoholism at their young age.