Int’l Conference On Soninkara Literacy Underway

[The Point] A seven-day international conference on developing a standardised system of writing and speaking the same Soninkara language within The Gambia, Senegal, Mali, Mauritania, Guinea Bissau and Guinea Conakry Monday commenced at the Supreme Isla…

[The Point] A seven-day international conference on developing a standardised system of writing and speaking the same Soninkara language within The Gambia, Senegal, Mali, Mauritania, Guinea Bissau and Guinea Conakry Monday commenced at the Supreme Islamic Council conference hall in Kanifing.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

High Cost of Living

[The Point] Gambians and people resident in the country are experiencing one ofthe most trying moments in our lifetime. The high cost of living in the country is making living extremely difficult for average Gambians, especially those living below the …

[The Point] Gambians and people resident in the country are experiencing one ofthe most trying moments in our lifetime. The high cost of living in the country is making living extremely difficult for average Gambians, especially those living below the poverty line.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Murdered’ Parastatal Boss’ Fiancée Hits Out At Police Experts

[New Zimbabwe] THE lover of slain CMED chairman has hit out at forensic experts and police officers, saying their conclusion regarding his death were laymen’s findings.

[New Zimbabwe] THE lover of slain CMED chairman has hit out at forensic experts and police officers, saying their conclusion regarding his death were laymen's findings.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Judgement Awaited On Treason Claim

[Namibian] ONE of the men who spent more than a decade in jail before being acquitted in the main Caprivi high treason trial is waiting to hear if the Namibian government and the prosecutor general will be held liable to compensate him for the damages …

[Namibian] ONE of the men who spent more than a decade in jail before being acquitted in the main Caprivi high treason trial is waiting to hear if the Namibian government and the prosecutor general will be held liable to compensate him for the damages he claims to have suffered as a result of being incarcerated and prosecuted.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Michel Kafando, Nominated New UNSG Special Representative in Burundi

[Iwacu] Burundi Government accepts the proposal by the UN Secretary General (UNSG) to replace Jamal Benomar, his special advisor on the Burundian conflict, by Michel Kafando.

[Iwacu] Burundi Government accepts the proposal by the UN Secretary General (UNSG) to replace Jamal Benomar, his special advisor on the Burundian conflict, by Michel Kafando.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Dangote, Bill Gates Hopeful About Improving Health in Africa

[This Day] Abuja -The African richest man, and President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and Bill Gate have said that more than 138,000 vaccinators will be carried out across five African countries in the Lake Chad area this week in a push to el…

[This Day] Abuja -The African richest man, and President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and Bill Gate have said that more than 138,000 vaccinators will be carried out across five African countries in the Lake Chad area this week in a push to eliminate polio in Africa and rid the world of this terrible disease forever.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Politician Mumba Attacks Bishop Banda

[Zambia Reports] MMD faction leader Nevers Mumba launched a scurrilous attack of some of the most recognizable men of the cloth for not sharing his political opinion.

[Zambia Reports] MMD faction leader Nevers Mumba launched a scurrilous attack of some of the most recognizable men of the cloth for not sharing his political opinion.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia