More Gamtel/Gamcel Officials Face ‘Janneh’ Commission

[Foroyaa] Several officials of the National Telecom Company Gamtel and its subsidiary Company Gamcel, yesterday appeared before the ‘Janneh’ Commission in connection to the management of Gamtel International Gateway Project.

[Foroyaa] Several officials of the National Telecom Company Gamtel and its subsidiary Company Gamcel, yesterday appeared before the 'Janneh' Commission in connection to the management of Gamtel International Gateway Project.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia Surpasses Global Target On TB Treatment

[Foroyaa] The Information Minister Mr. Demba Ali Jawo, has confirmed that The Gambia has already surpassed the globally set target of 85% treatment success of tuberculosis (TB). Jawo made these responses on the 7th of March 2018, as he faced members of…

[Foroyaa] The Information Minister Mr. Demba Ali Jawo, has confirmed that The Gambia has already surpassed the globally set target of 85% treatment success of tuberculosis (TB). Jawo made these responses on the 7th of March 2018, as he faced members of the media at his office in Kanifing.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt to Set Up ICT Development Bank to Fund Industry

[Guardian] Mr. Adebayo Shittu, minister of Communications, has stated that plans are underway by the Federal Government to set up an ICT Development Bank that will provide funding for the industry inoder to promote and encourage young entrepreneurs in …

[Guardian] Mr. Adebayo Shittu, minister of Communications, has stated that plans are underway by the Federal Government to set up an ICT Development Bank that will provide funding for the industry inoder to promote and encourage young entrepreneurs in Information Communication Technology, ICT.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rwanda Withdraws Bid to Host 2019 Fifa U-17 World Cup

[New Times] Rwanda has withdrawn its bid to host the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup tournament, according to the local football governing body, Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA).

[New Times] Rwanda has withdrawn its bid to host the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup tournament, according to the local football governing body, Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kenya on High Alert After a Deadly Flu

[East African] Kenyan health officials have issued an alert after samples taken from patients in Laikipia County, central Kenya, suffering from flu confirmed the presence of H1N1 prototype 9 influenza virus.

[East African] Kenyan health officials have issued an alert after samples taken from patients in Laikipia County, central Kenya, suffering from flu confirmed the presence of H1N1 prototype 9 influenza virus.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No Husband, No Home – Women Face Eviction When Marriage Ends

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kapsabet -Sitting in her half-stocked chemist on the outskirts of Kapsabet, a sleepy farming town in the Kenyan highlands, Joselyn Jelimo, watched pensively as people walked, cycled and rode motorbikes to and from the nearb…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kapsabet -Sitting in her half-stocked chemist on the outskirts of Kapsabet, a sleepy farming town in the Kenyan highlands, Joselyn Jelimo, watched pensively as people walked, cycled and rode motorbikes to and from the nearby market.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya