Imbonerakure Students Accused of Conducting Night Patrols On Mutanga Campus

[Iwacu] At Mutanga Campus of Burundi University, students say they are seriously beaten by imbonerakure students when they go back to the campus late in the night. The campus security officer denies the students’ claim and appeals to them to conform to…

[Iwacu] At Mutanga Campus of Burundi University, students say they are seriously beaten by imbonerakure students when they go back to the campus late in the night. The campus security officer denies the students' claim and appeals to them to conform to the university regulations.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Halifa Sallah Visits Treatment Plant in Copenhagen

[Foroyaa] To have first-hand information on the Management of liquid waste Halifa Sallah accompanied by a Marine Engineer of Gambian origin resident in Copenhagen, Mr. Momodou Camara and other members of the Gambia organisation in Denmark visited Biofo…

[Foroyaa] To have first-hand information on the Management of liquid waste Halifa Sallah accompanied by a Marine Engineer of Gambian origin resident in Copenhagen, Mr. Momodou Camara and other members of the Gambia organisation in Denmark visited Biofos the largest wastewater company in Denmark. Biofos treats wastewater of 1.2 million inhabitants in the Copenhagen metropolitan area, at three plants.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Military Chief Tours Media Houses

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Armed Forces Chief of Defence Staff, Lieutenant General Masanneh Kinteh, has embarked on a tour of the country’s media houses starting yesterday Wednesday 14 August 2017. During his visit at Gambia Radio and Television Service (GRT…

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Armed Forces Chief of Defence Staff, Lieutenant General Masanneh Kinteh, has embarked on a tour of the country's media houses starting yesterday Wednesday 14 August 2017. During his visit at Gambia Radio and Television Service (GRTS), he promised to restore the civil-military relationship in the GAF.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Military Chief’s Visits to Media Institution Is a Positive Step

[Foroyaa] The visits by the Chief of Defense Staff Lt General Masanneh Kinteh to media institutions is a positive step. The visit is meant “to further cement the already existing cordial relationship between GAF and media establishments in the country.”

[Foroyaa] The visits by the Chief of Defense Staff Lt General Masanneh Kinteh to media institutions is a positive step. The visit is meant "to further cement the already existing cordial relationship between GAF and media establishments in the country."

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Barrow Welcomes Archbishop Benjamin Ndiaye of Dakar

[Foroyaa] Fajara 16 August 2017 – President Barrow has stressed the importance of peaceful coexistence among Gambians of all faiths. Receiving Archbishop Benjamin Ndiaye of Dakar today, President Barrow spoke of the need for continued religious toleran…

[Foroyaa] Fajara 16 August 2017 - President Barrow has stressed the importance of peaceful coexistence among Gambians of all faiths. Receiving Archbishop Benjamin Ndiaye of Dakar today, President Barrow spoke of the need for continued religious tolerance between Christians and Muslims in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GAF Staff Sergeant Arrested

[Foroyaa] A member of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), Staff Sergeant Malick Bojang, was arrested and detained at the Yundum Barracks on Monday 14 August 2017, military sources say.

[Foroyaa] A member of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), Staff Sergeant Malick Bojang, was arrested and detained at the Yundum Barracks on Monday 14 August 2017, military sources say.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

EU Outlines its First Package for Government

[Foroyaa] The EU in a statement issued yesterday recalled its readiness to fully support the current government and the Gambian people on the path of democratic reforms and outlined what has happened to the 75 million euros it promised in February. It …

[Foroyaa] The EU in a statement issued yesterday recalled its readiness to fully support the current government and the Gambian people on the path of democratic reforms and outlined what has happened to the 75 million euros it promised in February. It revealed that the EU has offered to organize an international donor's conference for The Gambia in early 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Museveni Concedes to Oppositon On Proposed Land Law Changes

[RFI] Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni is to set up a special committee to examine land law after charges that proposed amendments to it will fuel land-grabbing. Plans to sell 10,000 hectares of land for investment have already sparked naked protests…

[RFI] Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni is to set up a special committee to examine land law after charges that proposed amendments to it will fuel land-grabbing. Plans to sell 10,000 hectares of land for investment have already sparked naked protests in the north of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Oboth Warns Parliamentary Committee Colleagues On Land Bill

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The chairperson of the Parliamentary and Legal Affairs committee Jacob Markson Oboth has warned his colleagues against expressing their opinion on the land bill that seeks to amend article 26 of the constitution.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The chairperson of the Parliamentary and Legal Affairs committee Jacob Markson Oboth has warned his colleagues against expressing their opinion on the land bill that seeks to amend article 26 of the constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda