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Meryl Streep, Dame Judi Dench speak out about Harvey Weinstein

Meryl Streep and other Hollywood stars have spoken out against producer Harvey Weinstein in the wake of the sexual harassment claims that saw him being fired by his own company. Streep told the Huffington Post she was “appalled” by the “disgraceful” news. She went on to praise “the intrepid women who raised their voices to expose this abuse”, calling them “heroes”. Dame Judi ...

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Koo Ntakra wins Artiste of the Year at EMA 2017

Ghanaian rapper Isaac Akuffo known in showbiz as Koo Ntakra has been crowned Artiste of the Year at the maiden edition of the Eastern Music Awards. At the event which was held at the Eastern Premier Hotel in Koforidua on Saturday 7th October, 2017, the ‘King of Kofcity’ expressed his joy at winning the coveted crown. “From day one, Eastern ...

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Harvey Weinstein sacked after sexual harassment claims

Harvey Weinstein, the film producer accused of sexually harassing female employees for nearly three decades, has been fired by the board of his company. The Weinstein Company directors said that “in light of new information about misconduct”, they had terminated Mr Weinstein’s employment “effective immediately”. The statement was issued on Sunday by Robert Weinstein, Lance Maerov, Richard Koenigsberg and Tarak ...

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Rapper Nelly arrested on sexual assault allegation

Grammy-winning rapper Nelly was arrested near Seattle early on Saturday after a woman accused him of sexually assaulting her on a tour bus, police said. The woman dialed 911 to report the sexual assault had occurred when the bus was parked at a shopping center in Auburn, which is less than 20 miles (32 km) south of Seattle, local police ...

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Hollywood reacts to Harvey Weinstein abuse claims

Leading Hollywood figures have reacted to the New York Times’ article on sexual harassment allegations made against film producer Harvey Weinstein. The article reported he had reached at least eight settlements with women. Girls creator Lena Dunham thanked one of its writers “for pushing past [a] flimsy but firm veil of secrecy”. Weinstein has disputed the newspaper report that claimed ...

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Joyce Ababio College of Creative Designs graduates 163 students

Over the weekend, 163 students graduated with certificates and diploma in Fashion from Joyce Ababio College of creative designs. Seven (7) students graduated with a Certificate in Graphic Design. This year’s theme for the graduation was ‘Fashion over the Decades.’ Students displayed fashion pieces based on Bridal & Manipulation from 2000-2010, Smart, Casual from 1970-1980, Before Independence from 1940-1950, Colours of ...

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Chris Attoh and the Entitlement Mentality of African Men

I stumbled on a news story where Mr. Chris Attoh who recently announced his separation or divorce from his wife made some statements concerning his failed marriage. As a person who has studied the subject of relationship success, and how to build a happy and long-lasting marriage, I feel compelled to reply. Before I continue to ramble, in case you ...

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I didn’t concoct ‘knife attack’ story for hype – Stonebwoy

Claims that Stonebwoy may have created the ‘knife attack’ story about his wife for a publicity stunt, do not sit well with the dancehall artiste. Stonebwoy has described such comments as “a shame” and has chided the media for buying into it to sell their stories. This comes after he reported that his wife, Louisa Satekla was hurt by a ...

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Ramsey Nouah reveals his true nationality

Popular Nollywood actor, Ramsey Nouah has revealed his real nationality. There have been speculations among movie fans in the country that he is a foreigner. Nouah cleared the air while fielding questions as a guest of Classic FM in Lagos, Nigeria. Ramsey Nouah said he would prefer to be called a Nigerian and not an Israeli or Lebanese. The thespian ...

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Ghana to host 2017 World Tourism Forum

Ghana would be the first African country to host the World Tourism Forum –Africa Summit, scheduled for October 10 and 11, 2017, at the Kempinski Gold Coast City Hotel in Accra. The event will have President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo -Addo as the Special Guest. The forum would bring together about 50 foreign media houses, 10 African Ministers, as well as ...

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