76 Patients Undergo Cataract Operations At Karantaba

[The Point] At least 76 people have been offered a free operation with cataract at Kiang Karantaba Health Center, thanks to the partnership between Wanja Development Organisation (WDO) and the JALI Experience – a non-profitable organisation based in Sw…

[The Point] At least 76 people have been offered a free operation with cataract at Kiang Karantaba Health Center, thanks to the partnership between Wanja Development Organisation (WDO) and the JALI Experience - a non-profitable organisation based in Sweden. The operation exercise attracted patients from within the catchment areas of the health center.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Grace Foundation Supports Vulnerable Children, Communities

[The Point] Grace Foundation The Gambia was set up to address the issues of children selling in the streets, who should have been in school but could not afford because they are from poor families.

[The Point] Grace Foundation The Gambia was set up to address the issues of children selling in the streets, who should have been in school but could not afford because they are from poor families.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

FIFA Ma Refereeing Course for Gambia Gets Underway Today

[The Point] The world governing body football, FIFA, has given approval to the application of the GFF to organise a Member Association (MA) Refereeing Course in The Gambia from today, Monday 13 to 17 November 2017 for the country’s top referees in the …

[The Point] The world governing body football, FIFA, has given approval to the application of the GFF to organise a Member Association (MA) Refereeing Course in The Gambia from today, Monday 13 to 17 November 2017 for the country's top referees in the framework of Refereeing Assistance Programme course catalogue.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

National Sports Council Suspends GFF President, Top Four Officials

[The Point] The National Sports Council has suspended Gambia Football Federation President Lamin Kaba Bajo, his first Vice President Abdoulie Jallow, Second Vice President Ebou Faye , Third Vice President Martin Gomez and GFF Co-opted Executive Member …

[The Point] The National Sports Council has suspended Gambia Football Federation President Lamin Kaba Bajo, his first Vice President Abdoulie Jallow, Second Vice President Ebou Faye , Third Vice President Martin Gomez and GFF Co-opted Executive Member and Project Manager of the NTTC Project Mr Bakary K. Jammeh with immediate effect.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

FBnbank Assures GRA of Professionalism in Tax Collection

[The Point] The managing director and board chairman of the FBNBank Gambia Ltd. has assured The Gambia Revenue Authority’s (GRA) management that their bank will honour all the agreements enshrined in the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) the two instit…

[The Point] The managing director and board chairman of the FBNBank Gambia Ltd. has assured The Gambia Revenue Authority's (GRA) management that their bank will honour all the agreements enshrined in the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) the two institution have signed for the FBNBank to collect direct payment of taxes and duties on behalf of GRA .

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Gender Discrimination Rooted in Law Is Difficult to Tackle’

[The Point] The resident coordinator of the United Nations Development Programme in The Gambia has said that gender discrimination rooted in law and custom is difficult to tackle.

[The Point] The resident coordinator of the United Nations Development Programme in The Gambia has said that gender discrimination rooted in law and custom is difficult to tackle.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Pura Hosts Consumer Parliament Stakeholders Forum

[The Point] PURA, in collaboration with service providers, government, various GSM operators across the country, as well as concerned citizens over the weekend hosted the 6th Consumer Parliament stakeholders’ forum, held at the Monument at Westfield.

[The Point] PURA, in collaboration with service providers, government, various GSM operators across the country, as well as concerned citizens over the weekend hosted the 6th Consumer Parliament stakeholders' forum, held at the Monument at Westfield.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mai Fatty Relieved of Cabinet Appointment

[The Point] The Gambian leader, His Excellency Adama Barrow has relieved Mai Ahmad Fatty, the minister of the Interior of his Cabinet appointment effected Friday, 10 November 2017, the press release from the presidency stated.

[The Point] The Gambian leader, His Excellency Adama Barrow has relieved Mai Ahmad Fatty, the minister of the Interior of his Cabinet appointment effected Friday, 10 November 2017, the press release from the presidency stated.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Justice Agboola Resigns, Magistrate Baldeh Dismissed

[The Point] Justice Martias O. Agboola, the presiding judge at Banjul Annex in Banjul Magistrates’ Court complex has recently resigned and left for his native country (Nigeria).

[The Point] Justice Martias O. Agboola, the presiding judge at Banjul Annex in Banjul Magistrates' Court complex has recently resigned and left for his native country (Nigeria).

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia