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Showing posts from April 12, 2019

Former CNN 'Inside Africa' host Soni Methu dies at 34

Kenyan journalist, Soni Methu, a one-time host of CNN's "Inside Africa," has died at the age of 34. 

She died on Thursday April 11th after collapsing from pains in her stomach, her sister, Faith Methu, said in a statement. Faith Methu said it looked like her sister was having a seizure and she died en route to the hospital.

Akufo-Addo to host DKB at Jubilee House to discuss comedy

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has accepted a request to host comedian DKB at the Jubilee House.

City sues 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett over costs of police work despite dismissal of charges

The City of Chicago on Thursday filed a lawsuit against Jussie Smollett in a bid to recover the cost of investigating a racist, anti-gay attack that authorities say was staged by the “Empire” actor as a publicity stunt.

'I never met Nipesy, but I heard his music through my daughters' - Here's Barack Obama's touching tribute to the late rapper

Barack Obama paid a glowing tribute to Nipsey Hussle in a letter that was read at a memorial for the late musician and activist on Thursday.

Fans, Friends & Family Gather for Nipsey Hussle’s “Victory Lap” Funeral Procession

On Thursday, fans, friends, and family of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle gathered for the ‘Victory Lap’ funeral procession at the location of The Marathon Clothing store before his Celebration of Life, in Los Angeles, California.

Pope Francis kisses the feet of Sudanese leaders urging them to maintain peace

On Thursday, Pope Francis knelt to kiss the feet of South Sudan’s previously warring leaders, in a dramatic gesture after an unprecedented retreat at the Vatican.