Resist Decriminalisation of Homosexuality – MP

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin South Constituency, Rev. John Ntim Fordjour, has urged his colleagues to remain resolute in defending the constitution, and resist strongly any pressure on the country to decriminalise homose…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin South Constituency, Rev. John Ntim Fordjour, has urged his colleagues to remain resolute in defending the constitution, and resist strongly any pressure on the country to decriminalise homosexuality.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

The Hate-Speech Bill

[Guardian] The fiendish spirit of divisiveness is on the prowl in the Nigerian nation-space. Everywhere you go, you can hear deprecatory protests against marginalisation, against the corporate existence of Nigeria, against inequity, social injustice, e…

[Guardian] The fiendish spirit of divisiveness is on the prowl in the Nigerian nation-space. Everywhere you go, you can hear deprecatory protests against marginalisation, against the corporate existence of Nigeria, against inequity, social injustice, ethnical and religious intolerance, against the unhindered ravages of Fulani herdsmen and hues and cries for the restructuring of the Federation or even the outright balkanization of Nigeria as a country. These protests are given a common-on fillip by the philippics of t

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Losing Share in Global U.S.$560 Billion Space Tech Revenue – Experts

[Daily Trust] Despite having three satellites in the orbit, Nigeria is losing out in the annual space technology revenue of about $558.2bn due to lack of ground infrastructure and epileptic power supply and inter agency bickering , two space technology…

[Daily Trust] Despite having three satellites in the orbit, Nigeria is losing out in the annual space technology revenue of about $558.2bn due to lack of ground infrastructure and epileptic power supply and inter agency bickering , two space technology experts have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Deny Arresting Good Samaritan, Warn Against Falsehood

[Guardian] Allegations that a Good Samaritan, Happiness, was arrested by policemen at Ifako Division, Lagos command after picking up a missing four-year-old girl has been debunked by the Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, yesterday, warning Lagos resi…

[Guardian] Allegations that a Good Samaritan, Happiness, was arrested by policemen at Ifako Division, Lagos command after picking up a missing four-year-old girl has been debunked by the Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, yesterday, warning Lagos residents to stop acts that could pit the people against security forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer Coach Gets Life in Prison for Raping 14-Year-Old Boy

[News24Wire] A former Limpopo soccer academy coach has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a High Court sitting in Thohoyandou for raping a 14-year-old boy three years ago.

[News24Wire] A former Limpopo soccer academy coach has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a High Court sitting in Thohoyandou for raping a 14-year-old boy three years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

13 Hurt in City Market Explosion – Report

[allAfrica] 13 people have been injured after a hand grenade was thrown by unknown attackers at a market in Jimma town in the Oromia Regional State, reports Fana Broadcasting Corporate.

[allAfrica] 13 people have been injured after a hand grenade was thrown by unknown attackers at a market in Jimma town in the Oromia Regional State, reports Fana Broadcasting Corporate.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Five of 20 Prisoners Involved in Daring Escape Arrested

[News24Wire] Gauteng police say they have re-arrested five of the 20 prisoners involved in a daring escape after a group of armed men ambushed their vehicle while en route to prison.

[News24Wire] Gauteng police say they have re-arrested five of the 20 prisoners involved in a daring escape after a group of armed men ambushed their vehicle while en route to prison.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa