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Showing posts from July 30, 2019

A$AP Rocky pleads not guilty to assault in Sweden

A$AP Rocky's assault trial in Sweden began on Tuesday July 30, and he pleaded not guilty to the charges of assaulting a 19-year-old Afghan refugee in the country's capital a month ago.

Boris Johnson appoints Nigerian as Minister

A Nigerian Olukemi Olufunto Badenoch was on Saturday July 27, appointed a Children and Families Minister by the new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

Chicago Woman Accused Of Stealing Taraji P. Henson’s Identity

Alicia Newby of Chicago has been charged with a felony for continuing a financial crime enterprise. Newby is accused of stealing the identities of several people, including “Empire” star Taraji P. Henson, collecting thousands of dollars in merchandise and mailing them to dummy addresses.

President Trump pardons five ex- convicts

U.S. President Donald Trump has issued full pardons to five criminals who served sentences on charges including drug trafficking, weapons sales and illegal gambling, the White House said in a statement.

Tanzanian police arrest prominent investigative journalist

Tanzanian police said on Tuesday they had arrested a prominent investigative journalist and were looking into his citizenship in another case triggering concern over press freedom under President John Magufuli's rule.

Brazil police close Neymar rape investigation over lack of evidence

Brazilian authorities investigating rape allegations against footballer Neymar have closed the case over lack of evidence.

Cardi B sits with US presidential aspirant Bernie Sanders to discuss topical issues

Cardi B met with US presidential aspirant Bernie Sanders on Monday to film a 2020 presidential campaign video.

“We Are Looking For A New, More Progressive Agenda With America” - President Akufo-Addo To US Congress Speaker Pelosi

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has asked for a new relationship paradigm with the United States of America that focuses largely on trade and investments.

Vodafone Partners Samsung To Launch Smartphone Campaign

In a drive to empower the digital lives of customers, Vodafone has partnered Samsung to launch a new smartphone campaign.

“We Salute Ghana's Role In Global Security” – Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Speaker of the United States Congress has complimented the strength of Ghana in her role as an exporter of security and global peace, stating that “Militarily, politically, culturally and in everyway we salute Ghana.”