Rapper 50 Cent claims Donald Trump offered him $500,000 to help win over black voters during the 2016 presidential election.
50, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, told New York’s Hot 97 radio show “Ebro in the Morning” that he saw Trump’s election as an “accident.”
He then recounted his interaction with Trump’s campaign last year.
Despite being in serious financial trouble, and declaring bankruptcy in 2015, Jackson said Trump’s offer was “not worth it.” Read more
Illegal foreign currency dealers in Zimbabwe to face up to 10 years in jail
Zimbabwe today gazetted a new law criminalising unlicensed currency trading in an attempt stem out a thriving parallel market for bank notes in the country.
The southern African nation is grappling with a severe cash shortage which has given rise to informal trade for currency.
Last November, the country introduced, bond notes, a surrogate currency which was pegged at par with the US dollar. The bond notes have however been devalued by up to 80 percent on various platforms. Read more
Zimbabwean born Raymond Matimba is now the United Kingdom’s most wanted terrorist after a video confirmed that he had links to the Manchester bombers.
Authorities are not sure if he is still alive.
Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries founder, Prophet Walter Magaya and his Tendai Magaya flew to Swaziland on a private jet at the invitation of King Mswati on Wednesday.
Magaya was invited for two days and is expected to pronounce a blessing on the royal family and spearhead projects being carried to help the less privileged people. Read more
Zimbabwean student and entrepreneur Clive Nyapokoto of Shift Organics has won the Excellence Award at the ongoing International Telecommunication Union (ITU) 2017 conference in Busan, South Korea.
Nyapokoto was one of only two Zimbabwean exhibitors at the event together with Tawanda Chikosi of Road Rules Clive is a final year Software Engineering student at the Harare Institute of Technology. Read more
Singer Akon and one of his wives pictured CDG airport in Roissy en France, France.This is Akon’s latest wife.
The singer, who practices polygamy, has other wives including Rosina Bruck, a performer, and Tomeka Thiam. He also has multiple girlfriends and has several kids.
Football star Cristiano Ronaldo, who’s worth around $93 million, according to Forbes, has acquired a brand new 2017 Bugatti Chiron worth $3 million.
The excited footballer who has taste for luxury cars took to Instagram to show off the new whip. The supercar can go zero to 60 in less than 2.5 seconds. Its top speed is 260 mph.
Italian manager, Carlo Ancelotti has been sacked by Bayern Munich, after the German football club suffered their biggest Champions League group-stage defeat in 21 years.
The news follows Bayern’s devastating 3-0 defeat at the hands of Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Wednesday
Speaking with SportBild on Thursday morning, Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge warned that the club would take action against Ancelotti’s future following the defeat in France. Read more
Kylian Mbappé and Neymar joined forces to obliterate Bayern Munich in a Champions League match on Wednesday evening.
The two forwards, who have a combined value of £364 million ($486 million), were at their devastating best as Paris Saint-Germain won 3-0 at the Parc des Princes.
Bayern Munich’s misery began in the second minute. Neymar embarked on an unstoppable dribble and laid the ball off for Dani Alves, who rifled in from close range.
Just after the half-hour mark, Mbappé played in Edinson Cavani who curled a shot from the 25-yard line. It was Cavani’s 59th goal in his last 60 PSG games. Read more
Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) President Philip Chiyangwa has threatened to sue The Standard to the tune of $1 million over an article titled “Chiyangwa dirty deals exposed” which was published in the Standard edition of September 24.
Through his lawyers Mutamangira & Associates, Chiyangwa is demanding $1 million from The Standard, failure of which, he will issue out summons. Read more