Singer Alicia Keys and her music producer husband Swizz Beatz are not satisfied with Nigeria’s response to the plight of 200-plus school girls who were abducted by Boko Haram rebels in April. Alicia and Swizz held a protest outside the Nigerian Consulate to demand the return of the girls.
Health food enthusiast Michelle Obama participated in an #AskTheFirstLady question and answer session on Twitter.com yesterday.
One of the first questions (which was surely pre-planned) came from a well-known President Obama impersonator who asked Mrs. Obama how many calories she burns when she turns up. “Turn up” is ghetto slang for get down.
Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, Commissioner and State Health Officer of the Georgia Department of Public Health, and Brian Kemp, the Secretary of State, sent emails to all professional licensed nurses in the state of Georgia today. The lengthy email contains detailed information about Ebola transmission, clinical guidance, and specific health risks to health care workers and patients.
Music producer Pharrell Williams covers the annual Men’s issue of EBONY magazine. The eccentric musician was seen leaving The Four Seasons George V Hotel in Paris, France on Wednesday, Oct. 15.
Trick or treaters are making light of the deadly Ebola crisis by wearing hazmat suits — but not everyone is laughing.
Singer Beyonce Knowles‘ lacefront wig is an even bigger star than she is. The wig — with its 1970s-style cropped bangs made headlines all over the world. Beyonce and her husband Jay Z visited an art gallery in central London yesterday. Beyonce’s wig stole the show as the paparazzi jockeyed for positions to get the best angle of the wig. Beyonce and Jay Z traveled to London from their home in Paris on Monday.
A second nurse who treated Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan has been diagnosed with the deadly Ebola virus.
“An additional health care worker testing positive for Ebola is a serious concern, and the CDC has already taken active steps to minimize the risk to health care workers and the patient,” said the CDC in a statement on Wednesday.
Singer Beyonce Knowles-Carter and her husband Jay-Z Carter-Knowles arrived at Kings Cross Station in London, England with their daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, after taking the Eurostar from Paris. Beyonce is seen sporting a new blonde lacefront wig with cropped bangs. Look for this new style to be the most-requested at every salon in the black community. Bey sure knows how to set trends, doesn’t she?