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WYCLEF JEAN TO STAND AS HAITI’S NEXT PRESIDENT

Former Fugees star Wyclef Jean is expected to announce that he will stand as president of Haiti on Thursday (tomorrow). ……………………………………………. I know that Wyclef is desperate to help his homeland but what does he know about politics?

NIGERIAN PRESIDENT UMARU YAR’ADUA DIES

Via BBC News Reports are coming in that the Nigerian President Umaru Yar’Adua has died. A spokesman in the president’s office said Mr Yar’Adua died on Wednesday, but there’s been no official announcement yet. Mr Yar’Adua, from the governing People’s Democratic Party, had been ill for some time, and had not been seen in public for several months. Continue Reading….. Rest In Peace Umaru Yar’Adua

SUSAN BOYLE INVITED TO SING FOR PRESIDENT OBAMA

Britain’s Got Talent finalist/runner up Susan Boyle has reportedly been invited to sing for President Barack Obama on Independence Day. Her unofficial spokesperson and older brother Gerry claims she has been asked to perform at the White House on July 4, but admitted that she was still feeling “exhausted”. Boyle was admitted in to the Priory Clinic earlier this week after suffering an “emotional breakdown”. ………………………………………………………….. Isn’t this taking the fascination with Susan Boyle a tad bit too far? What will they decide to do next?  Set up a stage on []

PICS OF THE DAY: ANC CELEBRATE NELSON MANDELA’S BIRTHDAY

The ANC (African National Congress) celebrated Nelson Mandela’s 90th birthday yesterday (August 2nd) in Pretoria, South Africa. Nelson Mandela (Centre), President Thabo Mbeki (Right) and ANC President Jacob Zuma (Left) arrive at the ANC Madiba 90th birthday celebration.   Former South African President Nelson Mandela flanked by his former wife Winnie Mandela (Right) and current wife Graca Machel (Left)   Nelson Mandela, former wife Winnie Mandela (2nd Left), current wife Graca Machel (Left) and President Thabo Mbeki. Nelson Mandela is presented with birthday cake []

PICS OF THE DAY: DINNER IN HONOUR OF NELSON MANDELA (LONDON)

The dinner in honour of Nelson Mandela took place yesterday (June 25th), and will raise funds for Madiba’s global charity projects, The Nelson Mandela Foundation and 46664. Mandela will also celebrate his 90th birthday tomorrow (June 27th) at Hyde Park. Nelson Mandela Will Smith and wife Jada Pinkett Smith Oprah Winfery Actor Robert De Niro with wife Grace Hightower Oscar winner Forest Whitaker with wife Keisha Denzel Washington with wife Pauletta Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton and Pussy Cat Dolls member Nicole Scherzinger Singer []