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These high-profile figures will not be leaving a lot of their fortunes to their children

High-profile figures such as singer Sting, investor Warren Buffett and celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay have all said they will not be leaving their much of their fortunes to their children. Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett along with Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda Gates, founded the Giving Pledge, a campaign to get the ultra-wealthy to pledge half their

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Tunisia explosion: Suicide bomber strikes near French embassy before second blast

A suicide bomber has struck close to the French embassy in the capital of Tunisia. Local reports suggest the attack has caused multiple casualties in Tunis. A second was reportedly witnessed at the headquarters of government anti terrorist head quarters. The first attack was targeted at a police car in Charles de Gaulle street in downtown Tunis, witnesses told Reuters.

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Ghana’s Attah to star in Hollywood film ‘Tazmanian Devil’ produced by Birdman

American rapper Birdman will executive produce ‘Tazmanian Devil’, a coming-of-age film based on a Nigerian immigrant. Nollywood movies will be the debut feature from Nigerian-American filmmaker, Solomon Onita Jr. With Abraham Attah from the ‘Beast of No Nation’ playing the lead role, Benny Boom of Groundwurk Studios, will also partner as executive producer on the project. Speaking on the project,

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AFCON: Mahrez Goal Gives Algeria Winning Start; Morocco And Senegal Record Victories

Riyad Mahrez led Algeria to a comfortable 2-0 victory over Kenya, as they opened their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a competent display in their Group C match on Sunday. Mahrez scored the second goal just before half-time, after the striker Baghdad Bounedjah, had opened the scoring with a 34th minute penalty.The Kenya midfielder Dennis Odhiambo, gave away the

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AFCON: Egypt, Nigeria, Uganda Off To Flying Start

Egypt, Uganda and Nigeria, have recorded wins in Groups A and B of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), despite some difficult encounters. In Group A, the host nation, Egypt started their AFCON 2019 campaign with a victory in front of over 70,000 supporters, as Mohammed Trezeguet’s excellent first half strike in the 44th minutes secured a 1-0 win,

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AFCON 2019: Who Are The Stars To Watch Out For?

The much anticipated 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON), is two days away with kick off scheduled for Friday, June 21, but just how well do you know about the potential stars of the tournament? The most coveted continental title for African countries would this year be hosted by record winners Egypt, who have won it on seven occasions, including

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Ghana: Prominent Nigerian Professor arrested, charged with incitement and breach of peace

A Nigerian Professor, Austin Nwagbara has been arrested by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service. He has been charged with incitement to breach of peace following the contents of a leaked tape in which he was captured making damming remarks about Ghana’s educational sector and alleged harsh treatment meted out to Nigerian resident in Ghana. According

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Mohamed Morsi, Ousted President Of Egypt, Dies In Court

Egypt’s ousted president Mohamed Morsi has collapsed during a court session and died, according to state television. The state broadcaster said on Monday that Morsi, 67, was attending a session in his trial on espionage charges when he blacked out and then died. His body was taken to a hospital, it said. Morsi, a senior figure in the now outlawed

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