Global Week in Review: Nigeria Blast Kills 71 People

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  • 2 UN Workers Killed by Gunmen in Somalia
  • In Uganda, a Nurse is Accused of Spreading HIV
  • Jamaica Reports Big Drop in Lionfish Sightings
  • Rwandan Journalist and Musician Arrested
  • Venezuelan Journalist Freed 8 Days after Kidnap
  • Police: Blast in Nigerian Capital kills 71

Rwandan Journalist and Musician Arrested

Kizito Mihigo, a singer, and Cassien Ntamuhanga, a director of a Christian radio station, were arrested by Rwandan police after being accused of working for opposition political group the Rwanda National Congress. Officials believe the two were planning a “violent overthrow of the government.”

(Photo: EPA/CHARLES SHOEMAKER /Landov)

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