Deadly Blast – Are Fuel Stations Too Close to Schools, Hospitals?

[East African] Ghanaians on Sunday pushed the government to improve safety at fuel stations after four people were killed when a tanker truck carrying natural gas caught fire in the nation’s capital, triggering explosions.

[East African] Ghanaians on Sunday pushed the government to improve safety at fuel stations after four people were killed when a tanker truck carrying natural gas caught fire in the nation's capital, triggering explosions.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Govt Will Not Decriminalise Adultery – Minister Busingye

[New Times] Punishing adultery will be tougher if proposed changes to the country’s Penal Code get the backing of Parliament, the Minister for Justice Johnston Busingye has said.

[New Times] Punishing adultery will be tougher if proposed changes to the country's Penal Code get the backing of Parliament, the Minister for Justice Johnston Busingye has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Reggae Artiste Jah Bone D On Pursuing a Music Career in Europe

[New Times] Reggae artiste, Jah Bone D, real names Darius Rurangirwa, has been doing music professionally for more than 20 years now. He is a singer, songwriter and guitarist who released four discs together with Jean-Paul Samputu while he was still in…

[New Times] Reggae artiste, Jah Bone D, real names Darius Rurangirwa, has been doing music professionally for more than 20 years now. He is a singer, songwriter and guitarist who released four discs together with Jean-Paul Samputu while he was still in Rwanda, before relocating to Switzerland in 1998.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Cartoonist Detained for Weeks Without Charge

[CPJ] New York -Authorities in Equatorial Guinea should immediately release cartoonist and blogger Ramón Nsé Esono Ebalé, whom they have held without charge for weeks, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

[CPJ] New York -Authorities in Equatorial Guinea should immediately release cartoonist and blogger Ramón Nsé Esono Ebalé, whom they have held without charge for weeks, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea

Why Did George Weah Choose Charles Taylor’s Ex-Wife As Running Mate?

[Deutsche Welle] Former football star George Weah stirred controversy when he chose ex-wife of war criminal Charles Taylor as his running mate. The presidential candidate gave DW his reasons in an exclusive interview.

[Deutsche Welle] Former football star George Weah stirred controversy when he chose ex-wife of war criminal Charles Taylor as his running mate. The presidential candidate gave DW his reasons in an exclusive interview.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UN Rights Office Urges Meaningful Dialogue to Address Decades-Long Grievances

[Africa Renewal] Voicing concern over tensions in Cameroon, the United Nations human rights wing has urged the Government and dissatisfied groups to engage in a meaningful political dialogue to fully address long standing grievances.

[Africa Renewal] Voicing concern over tensions in Cameroon, the United Nations human rights wing has urged the Government and dissatisfied groups to engage in a meaningful political dialogue to fully address long standing grievances.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon