Cherono Breaks Amsterdam Course Record

[Capital FM] Amsterdam -Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono was the surprise winner of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon, taking more than a minute off his Personal best to set a course record of 2:05:09 at the IAAF Gold Label road race on Sunday.

[Capital FM] Amsterdam -Kenya's Lawrence Cherono was the surprise winner of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon, taking more than a minute off his Personal best to set a course record of 2:05:09 at the IAAF Gold Label road race on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Wuli East NAM Commended for Support

[Foroyaa] In line with the fulfillment of the pledge he made to the Wuli East Development Initiative (WEDI), Hon Suwaibou Touray donated the sum of one hundred and fifty thousand dalasi (D150, 000.00), to the organization. In view of this magnanimous g…

[Foroyaa] In line with the fulfillment of the pledge he made to the Wuli East Development Initiative (WEDI), Hon Suwaibou Touray donated the sum of one hundred and fifty thousand dalasi (D150, 000.00), to the organization. In view of this magnanimous gesture, this medium sought the opinions of the WEDI Executive and some of the electorate in the constituency and these are their comments.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Should Food Aid Given to the State Be Distributed By Political Representatives?

[Foroyaa] The Elections Act forbids inducement of the Electorate. Hence political representatives should not be the custodian of food aid given to the State. Instead they should be social auditors who should assess and confirm that food aid has gone to…

[Foroyaa] The Elections Act forbids inducement of the Electorate. Hence political representatives should not be the custodian of food aid given to the State. Instead they should be social auditors who should assess and confirm that food aid has gone to the right people. Charitable Institutions based on humanitarian missions or altruistic convictions based on faith and State Institutions responsible for the needy, are the best depositories of food aid given to the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Wuli East NAM Harps On NEMA Kunku, Farato Madina Electricity, Water Crisis

[Foroyaa] The National Assembly Member for Wuli East Hon. Suwaibou Touray in his contribution to the adjournment debate on Friday 6th October 2017, expressed dismay that two communities in the West Coast Region, namely Nema Kunku and Farato Madina, are…

[Foroyaa] The National Assembly Member for Wuli East Hon. Suwaibou Touray in his contribution to the adjournment debate on Friday 6th October 2017, expressed dismay that two communities in the West Coast Region, namely Nema Kunku and Farato Madina, are inadvertently deprived of water and electricity, despite being located within the service zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

SSHFC Loan Used to Purchase Aircraft Njogu Bah

[Foroyaa] Mr. Njogu Bah, the erstwhile Secretary General and former head of the Civil Service and Presidential Affairs Minister, yesterday confirmed to the ‘Janneh’ Commission of Enquiry, that the loan given to the office of the former president by the…

[Foroyaa] Mr. Njogu Bah, the erstwhile Secretary General and former head of the Civil Service and Presidential Affairs Minister, yesterday confirmed to the 'Janneh' Commission of Enquiry, that the loan given to the office of the former president by the Social Security, amounting to D148, 500,000.00, was used to purchase state aircraft.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Veteran Scorpion Alagie Turning Heads in Sweden

[Foroyaa] At 31, veteran Scorpion Alagie Sosseh is turning heads and has inevitably become subject of adulations. The forward is having a goal-laden run this term, leaving defenses on their bums and goalkeepers in heaps.

[Foroyaa] At 31, veteran Scorpion Alagie Sosseh is turning heads and has inevitably become subject of adulations. The forward is having a goal-laden run this term, leaving defenses on their bums and goalkeepers in heaps.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Accepts Role of ‘Honorary Father’ for DSACD

[Foroyaa] President Adama Barrrow has accepted the request of the Dynamic Sarahulleh Association for Change and Development, to become the ‘honorary father of the organization, whose members paid courtesy call on him at his office in Fajara, last week.

[Foroyaa] President Adama Barrrow has accepted the request of the Dynamic Sarahulleh Association for Change and Development, to become the 'honorary father of the organization, whose members paid courtesy call on him at his office in Fajara, last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Tasks Gambia-Senegal On Free Trade Policy

[Foroyaa] Gambian President Adama Barrow, has urged his closest neighbour Senegal, to work together with Gambia towards being a model of regional integration, by facilitating free trade across their borders. The president said this as he received the F…

[Foroyaa] Gambian President Adama Barrow, has urged his closest neighbour Senegal, to work together with Gambia towards being a model of regional integration, by facilitating free trade across their borders. The president said this as he received the Foreign Minister of Senegal, Mr. Sidiki Kaba on Tuesday, 10th October 2017, at his Fajara office.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Wife Asks for Fate of Detained Husband As His Detention Affects Family Psychologically and Financially

[Foroyaa] Lance Corporal Abba Badjie, a serving member of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), was detained since 13 July 2017, without court appearance or access to lawyer.

[Foroyaa] Lance Corporal Abba Badjie, a serving member of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), was detained since 13 July 2017, without court appearance or access to lawyer.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia