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Congressional Black Caucus Turns Down Second Trump Meeting, Citing Behavior

June 21, 2017

Congressional Black Caucus Turns Down Second Trump Meeting, Citing Behavior

The Congressional Black Caucus turned down a follow-up meeting with President Donald Trump Wednesday, citing a number of actions taking by his administration that the group’s members said hurt its constituents and all black Americans. The CBC also cited their own ignored attempts at outreach to the White House. “[W]e have seen no evidence that your Administration more...

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Michelle Obama Reveals That Barack Obama Wore the Same Tuxedo for Eight Years

June 8, 2017

Michelle Obama Reveals That Barack Obama Wore the Same Tuxedo for Eight Years

He’s an outfit repeater and proud of it! Michelle Obama revealed that former president Barack Obama really didn’t spend much time picking out his formal wear. The former first lady, 53, revealed during her talk at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference on Tuesday, June 6, that her husband wore the same exact tuxedo during his two presidential terms. “That’s more...

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INAUGURAL ADDRESS OF HIS EXCELLENCY, NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO, ON THE OCCASION OF HIS SWEARING IN AS PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE GHANA ARMED FORCES.

January 8, 2017

INAUGURAL ADDRESS OF HIS EXCELLENCY, NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO, ON THE OCCASION OF HIS SWEARING IN AS PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE GHANA ARMED FORCES.

Full Text DATE: 7TH JANUARY, 2017 Mr Speaker, The Ghanaian people give thanks to Almighty God for the blessings, favour and grace He continues to bestow on them. Exactly a month ago, that is 7th December last year, 2016, we, the people of Ghana, in all serenity and dignity, exercised our democratic franchise freely to elect a President and Parliament of our more...

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Sweden’s Queen Silvia says palace is haunted by ghosts

January 5, 2017

Sweden’s Queen Silvia says palace is haunted by ghosts

Queen Silvia of Sweden believes her royal palace is haunted, according to a documentary to be aired on Swedish public television on Thursday. She said she shares 17th-century Drottningholm Palace, with "small friends ... ghosts". "It's really exciting. But you don't get scared," she said. The building, near Stockholm, is the permanent residence of the queen and more...

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Janet Jackson, 50, gives birth to a boy, Eissa Al Mana

January 3, 2017

Janet Jackson, 50, gives birth to a boy, Eissa Al Mana

Singer Janet Jackson has at the age of 50 given birth to her first child, a baby boy, her publicist has confirmed. A statement said the musician and her Qatari businessman husband, Wissam Al Mana, were "thrilled" to welcome the infant, Eissa Al Mana. "Janet had a stress-free healthy delivery and is resting comfortably," the publicist added. Speculation about her more...

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What to look out for in Africa during 2017

January 2, 2017

What to look out for in Africa during 2017

In our series of letters from African journalists, media and communications trainer Joseph Warungu gives a personal guide to some of the key people, places and events to watch out for in Africa in 2017. Africa will go through six human actions this year - it will stand, kneel, squat, bow, fall and then rise again. Here's how. Standing (Trump, Ghana, more...

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African Royal Durbar Festival 2016

September 2, 2016

African Royal Durbar Festival 2016

Press Release African Royal Durbar Festival 2016 The African Community is yet to showcase another spectacular festive performance within the city of The Hague, Netherlands. This year the grand durbar would be taking place with delightful cultural performances from different African nationalities living in and around The Hague. The event will provide an opportunity more...

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Trump: I’m running against media, not Clinton

August 14, 2016

Trump: I’m running against media, not Clinton

Donald Trump said Saturday that his true opponent in the general election is the media. "I'm not running against crooked Hillary, I'm running against the crooked media," Trump said at a rally in Fairfield, Conn. "That's what I'm running against, I'm not running against crooked Hillary." Trump has repeatedly lashed out at media that he calls "dishonest" over the more...

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Manuel wins 50m silver, relay gold on final night of swimming

August 14, 2016

Manuel wins 50m silver, relay gold on final night of swimming

Simone Manuel anchored the U.S. women's 4x100 metres medley relay team to the 1,000th gold medal in her country's Olympic history on Saturday, and the second of her career. The United States were the defending champions and Manuel's swim came about 40 minutes after she won silver in the 50 freestyle. The 20-year-old, who leaves Rio with two golds and two more...

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10 tips for couples and young families to build wealth

August 8, 2016

10 tips for couples and young families to build wealth

Knowledge is investing power Perhaps talking about money with your partner has felt a little taboo since the term "gold digger" was coined, but it's healthier than playing fast and loose with your credit card while keeping your spouse in the dark. Most couples (72 percent) say they communicate very well, but in reality, when it comes to financial matters, more more...

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