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January 22, 2018 7:31 AM US musician Tom Petty died of ‘accidental drug overdose’

US musician Tom Petty died of an accidental overdose after taking various painkillers, according to a statement issued by his family. Petty “suffered from many serious ailments…most significantly a fractured hip”, the statement said. Family members say they believe he was overusing prescription pain medication when he died in October aged 66. Petty found 1

January 11, 2018 12:45 PM Tarkwa: 2 granted bail after allegedly stealing dead body

Two men who allegedly stole the corpse of an elderly man at the Tarkwa Municipal Hospital’s mortuary have been granted bail in the sum of GHc 30,000 each, with two sureties each by the Tarkwa Circuit Court. The accused persons are John Asante, 37, a mortuary attendant at the Tarkwa Municipal Hospital, and Seth Owusu, 48, a fridge mechanic at Atonsu-Bokro 20

January 9, 2018 7:09 AM Somaliland passes first law against rape

For the first time in its history, the self-declared republic of Somaliland has passed a law against rape. In the past, a victim’s family could force them to marry their rapist to avoid being shamed. Somaliland declared itself independent from Somalia in 1991 but is not internationally recognised as a country. There is still no law against rape in Somalia 19

January 8, 2018 7:14 PM 10 Signs he wants a serious relationship with you

Dying to know if he wants to take things to the next level? In this article, we take a look at 10 signs he wants a serious relationship with you. Dating can be complicated and it can also be pretty exhausting. One of the hardest things about it is working out how interested the guy is. Does he want to get serious with us or is he just looking for a bit of flirty 21

January 7, 2018 8:51 AM Coach actor and comedian Jerry Van Dyke dies at 86

Actor and comedian Jerry Van Dyke, who won four Emmy nominations for his role in the US sitcom Coach, has died at 86. His wife Shirley Ann Jones told US media he had died at his Arkansas ranch on Friday. The actor’s health had been waning since a 2015 traffic accident, she said. Van Dyke was the younger brother of actor Dick Van Dyke, known for the musical 19

January 6, 2018 12:11 PM Alhaji Bature’s death a great loss to NDC – Mahama

Former president John Dramani Mahama has eulogized the late Alhaji Bature Iddrisu describing his death as a great loss to the National Democratic Congress (NDC). Alhaji Bature, who was an outspoken political commentator and a known member of the opposition NDC, died on Friday, January 4, at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, where he had been on admission 17

January 6, 2018 11:04 AM Alhaji Bature to be buried today

The Managing Editor of the Al-Hajj newspaper, Alhaji Bature Iddrisu, who passed away on yesterday, Friday will be buried today, Saturday, January 6, 2018 in line with Islamic tradition. Alhaji Bature, who was also an outspoken political commentator and a known member of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), according to a statement from his family 23

January 5, 2018 6:30 PM Journalist Alhaji Bature passes on

The Managing Editor of the Al-Hajj newspaper, Alhaji Iddrisu Bature, has passed after a short illness. Alhaji Bature, who is also an outspoken political commentator and a known member of the opposition National Democratic Congress, is said to have died today, Friday, at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital where he had been on admission. A relative of Mr. Bature 18

January 5, 2018 6:51 AM Wolff book on US administration is ‘full of lies’ – Trump

Donald Trump says a book containing damaging allegations about his administration is “full of lies”. Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House by Michael Wolff was due out on Tuesday but publication was advanced to Friday and it is now on sale. The book cites former top aide Steve Bannon as describing a meeting with a group of Russians at which Mr Trump’s 19

December 18, 2017 8:45 AM Belgian trial of Paris attack suspect postponed to February 5

The Belgian trial of one of the suspects in the 2015 Islamic State attacks in Paris has been postponed until Feb. 5, Belgian news agency Belga said on Monday. A French national but raised and resident in Brussels, Salah Abdeslam fled back to Belgium after the attacks in Paris on Nov. 13, 2015 that killed 130 people, hiding from police for months before 19