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Showing posts from June 22, 2019

Woman bullied for being named Marijuana Pepsi, earns PhD after dissertation on black names

Marijuana Pepsi’s mother was judged and thought to be mean for giving her daughter such an odd name. After 46 years, Marijuana Pepsi, who proudly embraced her unique name, is going places as her mother had envisaged the name would take her to.

Gospel artiste, Brother Sammy, arrested over claims of HIV/AIDS cure

Gospel artiste, Brother Sammy has been arrested over claims that he has a cure for HIV/AIDS.

French President, Emmanuel Macron awards Elton John with the country's highest civilian award 'Legion d'Honneur'

Sir Elton John has been awarded France's highest civilian award, the Legion d'Honneur.

#AFCON 2019: Egypt win opener against Zimbabwe 1 - 0

Hosts Egypt recorded a slim victory against Zimbabwe in the opening fixture of the African Cup of Nations, AFCON, which kicked off in the Egyptian capital Cairo on Friday. 

Jussie Smollett could be prosecuted 'again' for 'staging hoax attack' as judge orders special prosecutor to examine the case

A judge looking into the handling of the Jussie Smollett case has ruled that a special prosecutor be appointed and, if necessary, they ought to bring charges against the Empire actor again.