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American singer Aretha Franklin said to be ‘seriously ill’

Aretha Franklin is "seriously ill" and receiving hospice care in Detroit, according to US media. Friends and family are reportedly at her side, as support flooded in online from friends...

Akwambo festival: Display of culture & Tradition

The Chiefs and people of Agona Nyarkrom have celebrated their annual Akwambo festival. Characterised by a display of culture, tradition and merry making, the festival was climaxed under the theme:...

Ticketmaster to close resale sites Seatwave and Get Me In

Ticketmaster is closing its secondary ticketing websites Seatwave and Get Me In, in a bid to combat touts. The sites, which allow you to offload unwanted tickets, have frequently been...

Allotey retains WBO Africa title

Ghana claimed two new Africa titles as Patrick Allotey also successfully defended his WBO Africa super welterweight title against Uganda's Badru Lusambya at the Bukom Boxing Arena early yesterday...

If Menzgold Goes Down It Means You Don’t Care About the Youth in Ghana-...

Dancehall Artiste Shatta Wale says if menzgold or zylophone goes down, then it will be a clear indication that the President Nana Akufo Addo do not have the youth...

Kanye West stumped by Jimmy Kimmel’s Donald Trump question

Kanye West was stumped by TV host Jimmy Kimmel when he quizzed the rapper about his support for President Trump. The usually verbose artist seemed lost for words when Kimmel...

Hollywood hits back at new Oscars ‘popular film’ category

The announcement of a new "popular film" category at the Oscars has been actively unpopular in Hollywood. The Academy revealed the category on Wednesday, opening the door for films like...

“Oldest” Living MOBA Old Boy, Albion Mends is 100 years

A Veteran Soldier of the Second World War  Albion Mends, is 100 years . A 100th birthday celebration for Albion Mends Sr. will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug....

Why I no longer appear in many movies – Omotola Jalade

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade Ekehinde has revealed the reason behind her non-appearance in many blockbusters in recent times. According to her, the reason for her absence from the movie scene...

Oscars introduce new award for outstanding popular film

The Oscars is introducing a new awards category for outstanding achievement in popular film. It's among three changes approved on Tuesday by the Academy's board of governors. It means box office...

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Africa

Sierra Leone gangster leaves streets for life of poetry

In his poem “Rough Path”, Yousef Kamara reflects on his years selling drugs and stealing as the leader of a street gang in Sierra...

Dozens killed in Burkina Faso church attack

There are reports from Burkina Faso that at least 24 people have been killed during an attack on a church on Sunday in the...

World

‘Speak English’ in order to work in UK, Britain tells post-Brexit migrants

Low-skilled migrants into the UK – including people from Europe – will receive no preferential treatment when free movement from the EU ends, the...

T-Mobile owner sets sights on becoming U.S. number one after court ruling

Deutsche Telekom (DTEGn.DE) is aiming to become market leader in the United States. CEO Tim Hoettges said on Wednesday after a New York judge...