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Showing posts from August 16, 2018

Use Acquired Knowledge to Better Lot of Your Countries - Vice President to GAFCSC Graduands

Vice President, Mahamudu Bawumia has charged members of the 2017/18 graduation class of the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College, to ensure that they use all the knowledge and skills they have acquired over the period of their study effectively for the benefit of their respective countries.

Donald Trump Pays Respects To Aretha Franklin On Twitter

President Donald Trump paid his respects to iconic American singer Aretha Franklin, who died Thursday at age 76.

Stormzy Launches ‘The Stormzy Scholarship’ For People Of Colour To Go To Cambridge

Education is key and British grime superstar of Ghanaian descent, Stormzy has just emphasized the need for quality education for people of all backgrounds by announcing his readiness to fund four students’ tuition fee at Cambridge University.

33-year-old man arrested for raping his neighbour's pregnant goat in South Africa

A man in Winterveldt, South Africa appeared in the Ga-Rankuwa Magistrate’s court on Tuesday, August 14, for allegedly raping his neighbour’s pregnant goat.

Mali president Keita wins landslide election; faces uphill struggle

Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita won a landslide victory in a run-off against opposition rival Soumaila Cisse, the government said on Thursday, giving him a second term to try to turn back a surge in ethnic and Islamist militant violence.

"Nothing about me right now is perfect" - Serena Williams opens up as she covers TIME magazine

Tennis star, Serena Williams is the cover star of this month’s Time magazine and she opened up about her complicated comeback.

France top latest FIFA rankings, Germany out of top 10 as Ghana sit 45th

Football governing body, FIFA, have announced the 2018 World Cup champions, France as the new leader at the top of the latest FIFA rankings, while the previously top-ranked nation Germany, as well as Argentina, dropped out of the top 10.

Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, Dead at 76

American soul singer, Aretha Franklin died today August 16th at age 76.
The legendary singer died in her Detroit home under hospice care and surrounded by family. She  was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2010 and announced last year she was retiring from music.

Video: A 6-Year-Old Student Banned From School Because of His dreadlocks

A six-year-old in Florida was banned from his first day of school due to his hairstyle, igniting a firestorm of criticism.

Ghana Open returns to Tema Country Golf Club

The 85th Ghana Open returns to the celebrated Tema Country Golf Club from September 21 – 22 with incredible fields to compete for the Champion Golfer of the Year. The Tema Country Golf Club has earned the reputation as one of the outstanding golf destinations in the country due to its lush fairways and breathtaking scenery.

Chelsea star Moses announces Nigeria retirement at age 27

The winger has confirmed his intention to step down from the Super Eagles after earning his first cap in 2012

British PM to visit Kenya in first visit to Africa

Kenya's foreign minister says British Prime Minister Theresa May will visit the country at the end of the month, in her first visit to Africa since becoming head of the U.K. government in July 2016.

Sudan boat accident: 24 schoolchildren die near River Nile

At least 24 children on their way to school and a health worker have drowned when their boat sank in northern Sudan.