Kim Wall died in accident on submarine, says Peter Madsen

A Danish inventor charged over the death of Swedish journalist Kim Wall has said she died in an accident on his submarine and he “buried” her at sea, Copenhagen police say. The court case is being heard behind closed doors but Peter Madsen’s explanation of what happened was released after a request from the defence […]

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How does it feel to live with a swollen head for 10yrs? – The story of 12-yr-old Suleman

Suleman wants to be a teacher although he has been out of school since he was diagnosed with neurofibromatosis some six years ago. At a time when many children are being talked out of their dream of becoming a teacher, Suleman remains unfazed. He is still infatuated with his 12-year-old dream of helping others to […]

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WorldRemit, Miss Ghana UK Foundation launch ‘MyFutureGH’ competition for women

Internationally renowned money transfer service provider, WorldRemit, has partnered the Miss Ghana UK Foundation to launch the #MyFutureGH competition for Ghanaian women. The competition aims at unearthing young female role models with a cash prize of ¢20,000 to be won by the overall best competitor. According to WorldRemit, the lack or inadequate availability of role models […]

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Apple’s ‘hidden’ job ad found online

An advert for an engineer at Apple has been found hidden in the tech giant’s website. The text begins: “Hey there! You found us”, and says the firm is looking for “a talented engineer to develop a critical infrastructure component”. It has since been either removed or moved elsewhere. Cyber-security reporter Zack Whittaker discovered it […]

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Senegalese nationals ‘expelled’ from The Gambia

 Nearly 70 Senegalese nationals have been expelled from The Gambia into Senegal’s Casamance region, BBC Afrique is reporting. The measure comes only three days after a meeting held by the interior ministers of the two states in the Senegalese capital, Dakar. Senegal played a key role in helping President Adama Barrow take power in January, […]

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Akufo-Addo must intervene in Togo crisis- Ablakwa

A Ranking member of Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs is calling on President Nana Akufo-Addo to intervene in a political standoff in neighboring Togo which has led at least two protesters dead and dozens injured. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa who is Member of Parliament for North Tongu, says if Ghana does not mediate between the government […]

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Otabil’s pulpit response was not godly – Suhuyini

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale North has described the comments by Founder and Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), as inappropriate. Alhassan Suhuyini says he does not think Dr Mensa Otabil’s response to criticisms about the insolvency of two banks recently is godly. “The Bible and Quran teach us to season our words […]

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The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data

The data economy demands a new approach to antitrust rules. A NEW commodity spawns a lucrative, fast-growing industry, prompting antitrust regulators to step in to restrain those who control its flow. A century ago, the resource in question was oil. Now similar concerns are being raised by the giants that deal in data, the oil […]

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