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Shatta Wale’s songs are “bubble gum” – Samini

Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Samini, has described his main rival, Shatta Wale’s songs as “bubble gum”. Samini told Bola Ray on Starr Chat on Wednesday that most of Shatta Wale’s tracks disappear as fast as they hit the scene. Asked if he liked any of Shatta Wale’s songs, Samini said he enjoys ‘Chop Kiss’ and ‘Kakai’. “I hear a lot of ...

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GIGS backs humanitarian support for Sierra Leone

The Ghana Institute of Governance and Security (GIGS) has joined many across the world to extend its heartfelt sympathy to the government and people of Sierra Leone following the mudslide disaster in which hundreds have perished. “This is too much for a country to bear, and we, therefore,  urge the other African States, especially in the ECOWAS region to stand ...

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National Service personnel receive training

Prospective National Service Personnel in the Central Region have undergone capacity building training on how to conduct themselves during their year-long national service. Those in five other regions have so far received similar training, the Service said on Wednesday. Participants of the two-day workshop were equipped with soft skills such us report writing, sending emails, time management, attitude at work ...

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Valerie Sawyerr mocks Rawlings; says he ‘squeaked, not roar’

Former Senior Policy Advisor to former President John Mahama, Dr Valerie Sawyerr, says she is undeterred by attacks on her after she took on former President Rawlings. Dr Sawyerr had criticised Mr Rawlings for his frequent attacks on the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) and former President Mahama.   Moments after the Former President granted an interview to a section ...

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Manny Pacquiao v Jeff Horn rematch to be announced ‘in next few days’

Manny Pacquiao’s promoter is “optimistic” a rematch between the eight-time world champion and Jeff Horn will be confirmed in the coming days. Former schoolteacher Horn stunned the Filipino by winning the WBO world welterweight title following a unanimous points decision in July. Criticism of the result led to a scoring review by the WBO which endorsed the Australian’s win. “Manny’s on board, Horn’s on ...

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Zimbabwe drops charges against Cecil the lion hunter

A Zimbabwe court has dropped charges against a professional hunter alleged to have helped an American dentist to kill a famous lion named Cecil. It ruled that the charges against Theo Bronkhorst “were too vague to enable to him to mount a proper defence”. His lawyer, Perpetua Dube, told the BBC the offence did not have the force of the ...

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Jose Mourinho loses three in a row as Watford punish slack United

Manchester United slumped to a third successive defeat – a crisis for a manager of the magnitude of Jose Mourinho and a club the size of United – as they were deservedly beaten by Watford. United are already six points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City and there were alarming performances all over the pitch – not least from captain ...

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Video: Sonnie Badu and wife in beautiful duet

Singer Sonnie Badu today celebrates two years of marriage to wife Annie. And while she partners him as spouse, she also contributes to his projects. She can be heard on his fifth and latest project Soundz of Africa, for instance. Watch a lovely footage of them performing “Still you reign” below.

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My most expensive shoe cost £2000 – Sandra Ankobiah

Known for her great sense of style and love for fashion, the former host of Fashion 101 has finally satisfied the curiosity of many. Lawyer/TV host Sandra Ankobiah has given Viasat1’s ‘This Morning’ show crew a peek into her closet. Shelves of her shoe closet show off an array of expensive designer shoes which ranges from Christian Louboutin, Versace, high ...

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