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Newaccra Magazine Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Thursday, October 23, 2014 Newaccra.comAccra Ghana, Wednesday October 22, 2014 Newaccra Magazine, an increasingly popular success and personal development magazine dedicated to current students, fresh graduates and young entrepreneurs, today announces the first anniversary of its launch.Twelve mont ...
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At Least 41 Dead in Nigerian Church Guest House Collapse

Friday, September 19, 2014 At least 41 are dead after the collapse of a guest house at the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Lagos, Nigeria. The number of people killed in the collapse of a guest house under construction at the Lagos headquarters of one of Nigerias best-known Christian evangelical pastors rose to 41 on ...

SOUTH AFRICAN FASHION & CULTURE WEEK LONDON (SAFACW)

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 The first ever South Africa Fashion Culture Week SAFACW will be held in London on Saturday 6th September 2014 at the Banking Hall, Cornhill, London EC3V 3DN.The Show will bring together exciting and emerging talents of fashion designers from South Africa with the long term objective of estab ...
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Attack on Nuns Said to Be First Ever in Bangladesh

Thursday, August 14, 2014 A Bangladeshi nun speaks with police. World Watch Monitor A mob of about 60 people armed with machetes, knives and iron rods raided a Catholic convent and beat up its nuns and priest. The attack on the Catholic mission in Rangpur district, 280 kilometers about 174 miles northwest of Ba ...
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6 popular cars to avoid

Sunday, July 06, 2014 Dont be tempted by these models, which dont live up to the hype 6 popular cars to avoid-Our auto experts test dozens of cars every year. In addition to pushing them to their limits on our professional track, they use them for daily transportation, commuting, ferrying around kids, going on road ...
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Woman or machine? New robots look creepily human

Thursday, June 26, 2014 The new robot guides at a Tokyo museum look so eerily human and speak so smoothly they almost outdo people almost. Japanese robotics expert Hiroshi Ishiguro, an Osaka University professor, says they will be useful for research on how people interact with robots and on what differentiates the pe ...

Bisila’s Birthday Bash for African Libraries

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 On Thursday, July 10th, BBALP and BBES are hosting the celebration of Bisila Bokokos 40th birthday at rooftop lounge, Above Allen in New York City.Come celebrate the 40th birthday of Bisila Bokoko A woman with a heart the size of Africa, she is dedicated to providing books and educational oppo ...

Mr World Ghana - Nii Tackie Laryea returns home

Thursday, June 19, 2014 Ghanas maiden representative at the finals of this years Mr World male contest, Nii Tackie Laryea, has returned home after taking part in the event.Laryea, who gave a good account of himself while in London for the world event, put up a convincing performance but eventually saw his dream of cl ...
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Earliest Jesus Depiction May Have Been Discovered In Ancient Egyptian Tomb

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 Earliest Jesus Depiction May Have Been Discovered In Ancient Egyptian Tomb-A team of Catalan archaeologists have discovered what they believe to be one of the earliest depictions of Jesus in an ancient tomb in Egypt. The researchers uncovered an underground structure in a series of buried tombs ...
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Egyptian Writer Wants to Sue Israel Over Biblical 10 Plagues

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 An Egyptian writer has called on his nation to sue the state of Israel over the 10 biblical plagues. We want compensation for the plagues that were inflicted upon as a result of the curses that the Jews ancient forefathers upon our ancient forefathers, who did not deserve to pay fo ...
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Don’t Use Chloroquine, Artesunate For Malaria Treatment– Who Warns Nigerians

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 The World Health Organisation had placed a global ban on the use of chloroquine and Artesunate in 2005. Nigerians have been advised against the use of Chloroquine and Artesunate for the treatment of malaria. Nnenna Ezeigwe, National Coordinator, National Malaria Control Programme, gave the advic ...

Marie Noelle Spa & Salon takes pampering to a “Selfies” Level

Tuesday, April 08, 2014 Accra, Ghana 4thApril, 2014 In an age where checking Facebook is the first thing people do in the morning in place of brushing teeth, businesses who understand how integrated social media is in everyones daily life are winning. Accras leading day spa and beauty parlour Marie Noelles Spa ...
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Reduce sugar intake, WHO warns

Monday, March 17, 2014 Recently, the World Health Organisation recommended that people should reduce their sugar intake by half, writes ARUKAINO UMUKORO The World Health Organisation in one of its latest recommendations warned that taking more than six teaspoons of sugar could trigger obesity, tooth decay and o ...
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