Imihigo – Kagame Calls for Improved Services to Citizens

[New Times] President Paul Kagame has called for improved service delivery to citizens, emphasising that Imihigo (performance contracts) would mean nothing if they do not directly translate into better welfare for the people.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame has called for improved service delivery to citizens, emphasising that Imihigo (performance contracts) would mean nothing if they do not directly translate into better welfare for the people.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Forces Shoot and Kill Iranian Sailor in Indian Ocean

[VOA] Somali regional officials say the Iranian captain of a fishing boat was killed and another sailor was injured after security forces opened fire during an operation in the Indian Ocean.

[VOA] Somali regional officials say the Iranian captain of a fishing boat was killed and another sailor was injured after security forces opened fire during an operation in the Indian Ocean.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

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