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Showing posts from July 17, 2019

Yolanda Cuba joins MTN as Group Chief of Digital, Fintech

Former CEO of Vodafone Ghana, Yolanda Cuba will be joining MTN Group as Group Chief Digital and Fintech Officer after leaving Vodacom Group as Chief Officer Strategy and New Business.

Cameroon terminates Seedorf's appointment after AFCON 'flop'

Almost a year in charge of the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon but not good enough to continue after his first major outing, the Cameroon Football Federation, FECAFOOT; on Tuesday confirmed the termination of the appointment of Dutch man Clarence Clyde Seedorf, as coach.

El Chapo trial: Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán gets life in prison

A US judge has sentenced Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán to life in prison plus 30 years.

Pastor who laid hands on the sick, becomes first person to die of ebola in DR Congo's largest city

The first ebola patient in Goma, the largest city in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been confirmed dead, days after he got infected with the deadly virus.

Video: The Lion King Soundtrack is “a love letter to Africa,” says Beyoncé in Upcoming TV Special

In an exclusive interview with ABC, Beyoncé opens up about “The Lion King” music, saying “the soundtrack is a love letter to Africa”.

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail without bond in sex case

A federal judge on Tuesday ordered R. Kelly held in jail without bond after a prosecutor warned that the singer accused of having sex with minors and trying to cover up the crimes would pose an extreme danger to young girls if set free.

Bawumia leaves for Cuba, Canada

The Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, left Accra, Ghana for Havana, Cuba, on Tuesday July 16th, 2019 on a two day official visit.

Johnny Clegg, South African musician and activist, dies aged 66

One of South Africa's most celebrated musicians, Johnny Clegg, has died at the age of 66, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.

‘Game Of Thrones’ breaks record with 32 Emmy nominations

‘Game Of Thrones’ final season went from becoming one of the most watched TV series in the world, to getting 32 Emmy nominations, breaking a long standing record set by NYPD Blue for the most nominations for a single season.