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Showing posts from February 24, 2020

Thousands of Kobe and Gianna Bryant mourners attend their memorial service at Staples Center (Photos)

The memorial service for Kobe Brayant and his daughter Gianna is currently holding at Staples Center with thousands of people in attendance including famous celebrities.

Harvey Weinstein found guilty of criminal sexual assault and rape. Faces up to 25 years in prison

Disgraced top Hollywood TV Producer and filmmaker Harvey Weinstein whose sexual abuse of aspiring young female actors sparked the #MeToo movement, has been found guilty of third degree rape and a criminal sexual act and faces up to 25 years in prison after being convicted by a New York Supreme court Jury on Monday afternoon Feb. 24th.

Shea processor wins McDan Entrepreneurship Challenge; Receives GH¢532,000

A 39- year old shea butter processor in Gambaga in the North East Region, Mr Koligu Hamza Alhassan, won the maiden McDan Entrepreneurship Challenge held at the National Theatre in Accra last Friday.

Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad resigns

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad announced his resignation on Monday, a shock move that could plunge the country into political crisis.

Gay US presidential candidate, Pete Buttigieg replies a 9-year-old boy who came to his rally asking for advice on how to come out as gay (video)

US Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, during a rally on Sunday brought up a 9-year-old boy who wanted to tell the whole world he was 'gay' but didn't know how to go about it.

AU honours 32 Peacekeeping Officers from Ghana, Nigeria, Uganda, and Zambia

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has honoured 32 police officers for their contribution restoration of peace and security in Somalia.

Saudi officials call for the arrest of a female rapper for referring to women from Mecca as 'sugar candy'

Saudi officials have called for the arrest of a female rapper over her controversial music video she recently released.

BBC launches 2020 Komla Dumor Award

The BBC is seeking a rising star of African journalism for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award, now in its sixth year.