Daily Archives: August 24, 2017

A Cool Minute With Drake’s Dad Dennis Graham

Dennis Graham

By Darryl Love (AllHipHop Features) One upon a time, Drake’s father was hidden to the people; not any more. Dennis Graham, a musician from Mississippi, has emerged on front street in many ways to provide the proverbial yang to Drizzy’s Canadian mom’s ying. His new song “Kinda Crazy” is a smooth R&B jam that harkens to an era where singers ...

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Robert Downey Jr warns fans about online ‘scam artists’

Robert Downey Jr said he would never ask individual fans for money

Robert Downey Jr has warned fans not to fall for “scam artists” who claim to be him on social media and ask for money. The actor wrote on Facebook that “one or more scam artists have taken to impersonating me online and asking some of you via private message or chat for ‘donations’ for various ’causes'”. The Iron Man star ...

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Grace Mugabe’s alleged victim in bid to annul immunity

Zimbabwe's first lady, Grace Mugabe

The woman who has accused Zimbabwe’s First Lady Grace Mugabe of assaulting her has mounted a legal challenge against the South African government for giving her diplomatic immunity. Gabriella Engels said in court papers that a head of state, let alone a first lady, failed to qualify for immunity when accused of a serious crime. Mrs Mugabe left South Africa ...

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Switzerland landslide: At least eight missing in Val Bondasca

Media captionScene of landslide in Bondo, Switzerland, near the Italian border

At least eight people are missing following a landslide in an alpine valley in south-eastern Switzerland, police say. The landslide on Wednesday forced the evacuation of a village in the Val Bondasca region, officials said. German, Austrian and Swiss citizens are among those missing, Graubünden cantonal police said in a statement. The slide area is 5km (3 miles) long and ...

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Barca face away test at Alaves

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez celebrate a goal for Barcelona

Barcelona’s institutional instability shows no sign of going away after another week of confusion in the transfer market, and the team will need to put on a show of unity in their first away trip of the season against Alaves. Barca got off to a winning start by beating Real Betis 2-0 last week, although a reported U-turn on signing ...

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Zlatan rejoins Man United

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has rejoined Manchester United on a one-year contract after the Swedish star’s spell with the Premier League side was curtailed by a serious knee injury last season. Ibrahimovic missed the final weeks of United’s campaign after suffering ligament damage in a Europa League clash against Anderlecht in April. But United manager Jose Mourinho remained in contact with the ...

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Govt procures 10 million mosquito nets for distribution

Dr Chilufya

Government says it is in the process of distributing 5.5 million mosquito nets out of the total 10 million mosquito nets which have been procured. Health Minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya says the ministry expects to receive the remaining 4.5million    nets before the end of this month. Speaking when he received long lasting insecticide treated mosquito nets donated by Toyota Zambia, ...

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Govt extends consultations on Political parties bill


Justice Minister Given Lubinda has disclosed that no single opposition political party has made any submission towards the revision of the much talked about Public Order Act. Mr. Lubinda says it is therefore unfair for the opposition to continue complaining that the Act is a threat to them operating freely, and yet they fail to make submissions towards its revision. ...

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