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#WorldKidneyDay: Juliet Ibrahim creates awareness for the disease

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Today, March 14th is World Kidney Day and Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim is through her foundation, JIbrahim Foundation creating aware for the deadly disease.

The filmmaker has in the past years organised  road shows, street walks and cycling to create awareness in rural and urban areas on kidney disease and how to prevent it.

This year, Ms. Ibrahim went live on radio to talk about kidney health, where she allowed people to call and express their views.

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Legendary Guitarist, Dick Dale dies at 81

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One of the most influential guitarists and rock ‘n’ roll artists of all time, Dick Dale has died. Known as the King of Surf Guitar, Dick died on Saturday at the age of 81.

Dick spearheaded the surf rock sound that became globally popular through the Beach Boys and other bands in the ’60s. He had tons of solo records and also performed with a group called the Del-Tones.

Dick also made multiple TV appearances over the course of his career with performances on “The Ed Sullivan Show,” “Hollywood a Go Go,” “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” “Late Show with David Letterman,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” and others music-variety/talk shows.

He also acted in quite a few TV shows and movies, often playing himself including on projects like “Beverly Hills, 90210,” “An American Vampire Story,” “Let’s Make Love,” “Muscle Beach Party,” “Aloha, Scooby-Doo!” and lots more.

He released 11 LPs, 14 compilation and live albums, and had 11 singles over the course of his career. His iconic song, “Misirlou,” was also used in the opening credits of Quentin Tarantino’s cult classic film, “Pulp Fiction.” The Black Eyed Peas sampled that track too for their smash hit, “Pump It.”

Dick has said he’s dealt with a number of health issues over the years, including battling back from rectal cancer twice, dealing with diabetes as well as damaged vertebrae. Despite all that, he continued to tour, and even had shows booked for May and the summer.

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T.I. resumes production of his show after Sister’s burial

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T.I. has resumed the production of his show after mourning his sister, Precious Harris’ tragic death. T.I. and his family started filming ‘Friends & Family Hustle’ again two weeks ago, after the funeral for his older sister, Precious Harris.

Precious passed away in late February after an asthma attack led to her slamming into a telephone pole while she was driving T.I.’s Dodge Avenger. She died about a week later while in the ICU on life support.

T.I. had halted production of his show as soon as heard Precious was in the accident, but the production is back and in full swing now.

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Kim Kardashian celebrates Rob Kardashian with throwback photos on his birthday

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Reality TV star, Kim Kardashian West has shared a throwback photo she had years ago with her younger brother, Robert Kardashian to celebrate her birthday.

Kim has always shared a close bond with Rob, who had a baby Dream with Blac Chyna.

“Happy Birthday to my one and only brother Robbie! I was looking through old pictures and all of the amazing memories came up. My best memories though are you as a dad and seeing what an amazing person you have become. I love you beyond 🍀🍀🍀” she wrote on Twitter.

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