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BRAZILIAN SURGEON ARRESTED FOR DEATH OF ONE PATIENT

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A celebrity Brazilian plastic surgeon known as Dr Bumbum has been arrested after four days on the run following the death of one of his patients. Police say Dr Denis Furtado was detained in Rio de Janeiro thanks to an anonymous tip. His patient Lilian Calixto died following injections he gave her

COMMERCIAL FLIGHT FROM ETHIOPIA TO ERITREA RESUMED

ETHIOPIA ERITREA BOND

Ethiopian Airlines has resumed flights to Eritrea's capital, Asmara, after the former sworn enemies signed a peace deal to end a 20-year conflict. The historic inaugural flight took off Wednesday morning local time, as excitement built on both sides of the border as families and friends who had not seen each

UBER INVESTIGATED OVER GENDER DISCRIMINATION

UBER

Ride hailing firm Uber, is being investigated by US authorities over a complaint about gender discrimination, the BBC understands. As first reported in the Wall Street Journal, the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) began investigating the firm in August 2017. Investigators have been interviewing former and current Uber employees and seeking

JOHNSON & JOHNSON TO PAY $4.7BN OVER TALC CASE

Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay $4.7bn (£3.6bn) in damages to 22 women who alleged that its talc products caused them to develop ovarian cancer. A jury in the US state of Missouri initially awarded $550m in compensation and added $4.1bn in punitive damages. The verdict comes as the pharmaceutical

THAILAND CAVE TO BE TURNED INTO A MUSEUM

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The cave complex in northern Thailand where 12 boys and their football coach were trapped for more than two weeks is set to be turned into a museum. Rescue officials said the museum would showcase how the operation unfolded, predicting it would be a "major attraction" for Thailand. At least two companies

FUEL TANKER ABLAZE KILLS AT LEAST NINE PEOPLE IN NIGERIA

gas explosion

A petrol tanker has caught fire in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos, killing at least nine people, officials say.  More than 50 vehicles, including five buses, were set ablaze after the truck lost control and spilled its contents on a busy motorway during rush hour. The tanker is said to have crashed after

LG V40 COULD BE THE WORLD’S FIRST SMARTPHONE WITH FIVE CAMERAS: REPORT

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According to a report from Android Police, LG V40 could be the world's first smartphone to feature five cameras. LG V40 could become the world’s first smartphone to feature a penta-lens camera system. According to a report from Android Police, the V40 will come with five cameras: two snappers on the front and

GOVERNMENT DELEGATION TO MEET US AMBASSADOR TODAY OVER DEPORTATION THREATS

DEPORTATION THREATS

A delegation of Government Officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will later today Monday, June 25, meet the US Ambassador to Ghana, Robert Jackson and other officials of the Embassy over the impending deportation of some 7,000 Ghanaians. The meeting is aimed at finding a middle ground to the ensuing

U.S. THREATENS TO PUT VISA RESTRICTIONS ON GHANA.

U.S and Ghana government

The US government has threaten to put Visa restrictions on Ghana if government does not comply with international obligations with regards to insuring traveling documents. This was contained in a statement issued on Wednesday by the US Embassy in Accra. According to the US, the Ghana government is not complying with the

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