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Showing posts from July 17, 2018

Leila Djansi Writes: Who Said GOLLYWOOD?

Hollywood – the pinnacle of glam and wealth–the signature of success for anyone in entertainment.

Hollywood in California was once an agricultural village, an independent county/city with Los Angeles as its neighbor.

Stop Chilling, Invest In Your Career And Stop Blaming The Government – Minister Tells Creative Arts People

Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Ablema Afeku, has advised players in the entertainment industry to save and invest to avoid any future misfortunes.

Universal Music Group to Launch Strategic Division in Nigeria

First marquee label signings include acclaimed artists Tekno, Stonebwoy, Vanessa Mdee & Mr Eazi.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attend the Nelson Mandela exhibition in London (Photos)

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex met Nelson Mandela's grand-daughter at the opening of an exhibition charting his life and career today.

Mandela lecture: Barack Obama condemns disregard for facts

Barack Obama has used his first high-profile speech since stepping down as US President to say "you have to believe in facts".

10 Reasons To Celebrate World Emoji Day

First created by Shigetaka Kurita in 1999, the emoji has become a huge part of everyday communication. Whether you love them or hate them, flying dollar bills, applauding hands and rolling eyes are here to stay.

Uganda removes taxes on 'depositing and sending' mobile money

Uganda’s finance ministry has revised the controversial mobile money taxes, adopting the reduction of the levy from 1% to 0.5%, adding that it will only be levied on withdrawals only and not ‘sending, receiving and depositing’ money as earlier passed by the country’s parliament.

500,000 fans give France National team a heroes' welcome after World Cup victory (Photos)

The France National football team were given a heroes' welcome as they returned on Monday afternoon from Russia following their World Cup final 4 - 2 win over Croatia.

Bank of Ghana revokes purchase of shares in ADB

The Bank of Ghana has revoked the purchase of shares in ADB.
This means that Belstar Capital, EDC Limited, Starmount Limited and SIC-Financial Services are no longer shareholders of ADB.

Jeff Bezos is now the richest man in modern history

Jeff Bezos keeps shattering wealth records – first the richest man in the world. Then the richest man of our time. And now, the richest man in recent history – adjusted for inflation.

Madonna pictured with her 6 children as they visit Malawi to mark the 1st anniversary of Centre named after her adoptive daughter (Photos)

Pop Queen, Madonna is currently in Blantyre, Malawi, to celebrate the first anniversary of the Mercy James Centre for Pediatric Surgery and Intensive Care, named after one of her adopted daughters.

U.S. lawmakers describe President Trump and Putins summit in Helsinki as a 'show of treason'

U.S. lawmakers called out President Donald Trump yesterday over his uncritical comments towards Russia during a landmark summit with Vladimir Putin, calling it “shameful”, “dangerous” and “verging on treason.”