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Rape Victims ‘Denied Justice’ In Ghana By Costly Medical Fees

Rape Victims ‘Denied Justice’ In Ghana By Costly Medical Fees

Reporting rape is traumatic for anyone, but having to pay two months’ wages to complete the medical form prevents many in Ghana from seeking justice, said a leading actress whose campaign to waive fees has reached the presidential palace. British-Ghanaian actress Ama K. Abebrese – who starred with Idris Elba in the award-winning 2015 drama […]

How To Draw The Perfect Brows

How To Draw The Perfect Brows

HOW TO DRAW THE PERFECT BROWS The eyes are like the window to our souls. Eyebrows are very important cause they help in not only shaping our faces but also giving it more structure. Eyebrows are the beauty of every makeup look, the more on fleek the eyebrow, the more the perfect the look will […]

Woman Filmed Naked And Unconscious In London Hotel Wins 5-year legal fight

Woman Filmed Naked And Unconscious In London Hotel Wins 5-year legal fight

  A woman who was filmed naked and unconscious by a man she did not know in a London hotel room won a five-year legal battle on Friday after he pleaded guilty under new rules on voyeurism. Emily Hunt woke up next to a man she did not recognise in a hotel room in May […]

The Business Of Buying and Selling African TV and Streaming Content Goes Virtual

The Business Of Buying and Selling African TV and Streaming Content Goes Virtual

The annual trade fair is dead for the foreseeable future. Those running things like DISCOP and AfricaCom have had to reinvent themselves. Russell Southwood talks to DISCOP founder Patrick Zuchowicki about what buyers and sellers really want when they go online and what he’s doing to meet these needs. The annual DISCOP event has gone online […]

The Story Corner : Hello, We Have Receipts

The Story Corner :  Hello, We Have Receipts

Ladies and gentlemen, I hope y’all are doing okay.  Today’s gist is a real one and also a stern warning to adults. Adults! Think before you act. If you will not think about your actions don’t come here and defend your stupidity as if we don’t have sense. Remember I came on here to give […]

Turkish Women Bear Brunt Of Unpaid Work Amidst Lock Down

Turkish Women Bear Brunt Of Unpaid Work Amidst Lock Down

Turkish women did four times as many households and care work as men during lockdowns aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus, research supported by the United Nations Development Programme showed on Thursday. A survey conducted in May of more than 2,400 people showed women shouldered most of the unpaid work during lockdown even […]

Your Fear Of Failure Is Holding You Back From Pursuing Your Dreams

Your Fear Of Failure Is Holding You Back From Pursuing Your Dreams

What’s holding you back from starting a business? Wait… don’t tell me. I already know. If you’re anything like most would-be entrepreneurs I’ve talked to, you’re afraid. Yes, you, with the big dreams, the killer ideas, and the jaw-droppingly impressive skill set. You’re a scaredy-cat. Hey, that’s nothing to be ashamed of.  Most of the time, I’m […]

Amid Quarantine, Ecuador Women Speak In Code To Seek Protection From Domestic Violence

Amid Quarantine, Ecuador Women Speak In Code To Seek Protection From Domestic Violence

Ecuadorean women are using code words to seek help in situations of domestic violence as the country’s quarantine is creating conditions for increased abuse of women and has also forced the closure of many organizations that provide support. Some women send specific emojis in cell phone text messages or approach neighbors to ask for salt […]

Lebanese Offer Spare Beds To Beirut Blast Victims

Lebanese Offer Spare Beds To Beirut Blast Victims

Using social media, hundreds of Lebanese have offered shelter to strangers displaced by a devastating blast, which Beirut’s governor said may have left 250,000 people homeless. Tuesday evening’s explosion in port warehouses storing explosive material was the most powerful ever to rip through the capital, killing some 110 people, injuring about 4,000 and tearing the […]

Nigerian Communications Commission Revises USSD Pricing

Nigerian Communications Commission Revises USSD Pricing

The Nigerian Communications Commission has revised the previous price for Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD). This was disclosed in a statement signed by the agency’s spokesperson, Ikechukwu Adinde, on Wednesday. The amendment was necessitated following a protracted dispute between Mobile Network Operators and Financial Institutions on the applicable charges for USSD services and the method […]