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Australian deputy PM faces leadership crisis after minister’s resignation over scandal

Australia's governing Coalition has faced a leadership crisis after the agriculture minister stood down on Sunday over an ongoing sports grants saga. ...
Polish author Olga Tokarczuk won the 2018 award, and Austrian-born Peter Handke the 2019 honor. Artwork by Niklas Elmehed/Nobel Media

Swedish Academy awards Nobel Prizes in Literature, after scandal

In an extremely rare move Thursday, Nobel Prizes in Literature were awarded for both 2019 and 2018, to two authors from Austria and Poland. The...

Pastor Ashimolowo Implicated In ‘Resurrection’ Scandal

The controversial Nigerian media personality, popularly known as 'Daddy Freeze', has shared a video of KICC Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo publicly endorsing the shamed 'resurrection...
Brown Sugar

Popular Yoruba Actress caught up in husband snatching scandal

Popular Yoruba Actress, Ogunsakin Oluwatayo Jane Popularly Known as Brown Sugar who has featured in several Yoruba movies is rumored to be in a...

Nigeria: Amobi, NBET boss in multi million naira travel expense scandal

Nigeria Bulk Electricity Trading Plc boss, Dr Marilyn Amobi became the latest Buhari administration official to be caught up in a travel expense scandal...

Mikki Osei Berko’s 5 Point Lessons from Afia Schwarzenegger’s Scandal

Actor and presenter, Mikki Osei Berko has waded into Afia Schwarzenegger’s recent scandal involving allegations of adultery and divorce. Mikki Osei Berko gave the...

Latest scandal may be the end of President Zuma

South African President Jacob Zuma has managed to keep his job since 2009 despite constant controversy over his lifestyle as a polygamist, and allegations...
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Sam George’s call to halt is simply wrong

Well, the National Democratic Congress’ Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, in the Greater-Accra Region, Mr. Samuel George Nartey, is entitled to his own opinion...

Amanda Acquah Says Her Marriage is Still Save

file image Mrs Amanda Acquah, wife of Black Stars player Ebenezer Afriyie Acquah has confessed that the scandal that rocked their marriage years ago didn’t...

Racial Slur Scandal Triggered Frank Artiles Resignation

Frank Artiles resigned from the Florida Legislature on Friday, consumed by a scandal that erupted three days earlier over a diatribe of insults the...

Group Charges Speaker to Give Verdict on Bribery Scandal

file image A group calling itself the Concerned Youth of Bawku is calling for a speedy pronouncement from the Speaker of Parliament Prof Aaron Mike...

Bribery Scandal: MPs Express Worry Over Report Delays

file image Members of Parliament have expressed worry about the delay in the release of the ad hoc bribery scandal committee’s report leveled against members...

Bribery Scandal: Committee Ready to Submit Final Report on Wednesday

The Committee investigating the bribery scandal against the Chairman and some members of Parliament’s Appointments Committee is expected to present its final report on...

Bribery Scandal: Another MP Ready to Bring Forth Fresh Evidence

The release of the Joe Ghartey committee report on the bribery allegations that hit Parliament recently may further delay, as a Member of the...

Dbanj Mentioned in a Scandal involving Matt Jordan

Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo fondly known as Dbanj is a renowned singer who have spanned over a decade in the entertainment industry. The singer had...
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Viewpoint: International Banks Targeted for Prosecution in South Africa

Republic of South Africa President Jacob Zuma has leveled sharp attacks on the financial industry inside the country accusing banks of treating the population...

Pentagon Vows to Probe Nude Photo Scandal

The Pentagon has pledged a full investigation into a nude photo scandal hitting the American armed forces.Defence Secretary James Mattis said “all appropriate action”...

Scandal Over US Military Nude Photo Sharing Goes Across Board

US servicemen from all parts of the military have been sharing nude photos of their female colleagues online, it has emerged. Reports last week uncovered...

Bribery Committee Resumes Sitting on Monday

file image The ad hoc committee set up to investigate bribery allegations levelled against some members of the Appointments Committee of Parliament will resume work...

CHRAJ Briefly Holds Down Bribery Scandal Probe

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has said it will take a back seat on investigations into the bribery allegations against...

Ablakwa Brands Osei-Owusu a Malicious Liar

National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Okudzeto Ablakwa, has dismissed claims by the Chairman of the Appointments Committee, suggesting that...

I’M in no Conflict of Interest Situation – Joe Ghartey

Joe Ghartey, the Chairman of Parliament’s ad-hoc committee constituted to investigate a recent bribery scandal that has hit the House, has stated that he won’t...

Whole Bribery Scandal Was All A Frame Up – Osei-Owusu

Chairman of Parliament’s Appointments Committee, Joseph Osei-Owusu, has said he refused to push for investigations into the alleged bribery scandal involving Energy Minister, Boakye...

Committee On Bribery Scandal Begins Sitting Today

file image The Joe Ghartey-led committee will on Wednesday February 15, 2017 begin its public hearing on the bribery allegations levelled against some members of the Appointments...

Bribery Scandal Will Cast Dark Clouds Over Parliament’s Image

When a former Attorney General, Martin Amidu, blew the alarm on corruption among MPs particularly in the 5th and 6th parliament, recently, it was...
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South Korean prosecutors try in vain to search president office over scandal

South Korean prosecutors independently investigating the presidential scandal on Friday tried to search the presidential Blue House, but officials blocked the attempt for reason...

Japan’s alleged anti-China diplomatic scandal is despicable

Ten thousand pounds per month. That's the money the Japanese Embassy in London has been paying to a British think tank for its work...

Bribery Scandal: Minority Seeks Public Hearing

The Minority in Parliament is set to demand a public hearing of the committee set up to investigate the bribery allegation against the appointments...
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Bribery Scandal: CHRAJ to Take a Back Seat

The Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) will not interfere in parliament’s investigation of the bribery allegations that engulfed its Appointments Committee,...

Vetting Will Continue Despite Bribery Scandal – Osei-Owusu

The Chairman of Parliament’s Appointments Committee, Joseph Osei-Owusu has said he will not discontinue vetting of ministerial nominees despite the scandal in which he,...