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Showing posts from July 5, 2018

Giant ‘Trump Baby’ Balloon set to be Flown in London during Trump’s Visit

A 19-feet high balloon in the image of US President Donald Trump, “Trump baby,” will be flown close to the UK Parliament during his visit to the UK.

President Akufo-Addo Welcomes Strategic Partnership Between Ghana And South Africa

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says a strategic partnership between Ghana and South Africa is of the utmost importance, as it will empower the business communities of the two countries, as well as enhance the trade and investment relations between them.

Chance the Rapper engaged to longtime girlfriend Kirsten Corley (Photos/Video)

Hip-Pop star, Chance the Rapper is officially an engaged man.

DStv brings unique Mandela 100 Tribute Pop-Up Channel to all its customers

Wednesday 18 July is an important date on the 2018 calendar.  On the timeline of world history, it marks a hundred years since the birth of one of Africa’s most beloved icons, legendary statesman and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela.

#NSMQ2018: St Peter’s wins National Science and Maths Quiz 2018

St Peter’s Senior High School has won the 2018 edition of the National Science and Maths Quiz (NSMQ).

Mother Teresa India charity 'sold babies'

A nun and another worker at a shelter for unwed mothers run by Mother Teresa's charity in eastern India have been arrested for allegedly selling a baby, police said Wednesday.

Kasapreko Unveils Nana Ama McBrown As Royal Drinks Brand Ambassador

Kasapreko Company Limited has introduced Ghanaian actress Nana Ama McBrown, as the brand ambassador for its Royal Drinks.

Meet the first-ever female mayor of Tunisia's capital

Souad Abderrahim, a 53-year-old pharmaceutical company manager has made history by becoming the first woman mayor of Tunis, the capital of Tunisia.

Update: 51-year old Nigerian nurse who used voodoo magic to force women to work as prostitutes in Europe bags 14-years jail term

A Nigerian nurse has been jailed for 14 years in the U.K, after she used voodoo threats to traffick five Nigerian women to Germany to work as prostitutes.
In the landmark case, Josephine Iyamu, 51, become the first person to be jailed under new modern slavery laws despite her victims having never set foot in the UK. Judge Richard Bond labelled her “a predator”. He said: “You saw your victims not as living breathing human beings but as a commodity to earn you money.
You preyed on these five young women and all have been left physically and psychologically scarred by the voodoo rituals they endured. The effect of those ceremonies was to effectively put them under lock and key.” Earlier during the 10-week trial, the jury heard how Iyamu, who was known to her victims as Madame Sandra, had met her victims in Benin, Edo State.
She forced the women to swear oaths before a voodoo priest during a week-long series of humiliating so-called juju ceremonies during which they promise…

Ghana Event Awards 2018 opens nominations

The Second edition of the Ghana Event Awards (GEA) opens its nominations on Wednesday, July 3, 2018.

Akufo-Addo orders dissolution of Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing board

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed that all the necessary steps should be taken to dissolve the Board of the Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing Company  (GCMC) Limited in accordance with the provisions of the Companies Act and the company's regulations.

Uganda: Museveni defends social media tax, reduces mobile money tax from 1% to 0.5%

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has defended the country’s new social media tax, saying Ugandans were using such platforms for “lying”, and squandering the nation’s hard currency on fees to foreign-owned telecoms firms.

Woman spotted climbing the statue of liberty (Video)

A black woman was spotted climbing up the base of the Statue of Liberty, prompting authorities to evacuate Liberty Island.

Victoria Beckham celebrates her 19th wedding anniversary with lovely message to her husband David Beckham

David Beckham and Victoria Beckham have been married  for 19 whole years! This is a big deal considering that they are both celebrities.