KMC Keeps Bulldozer Active At Bakoteh Dumpsite

[Foroyaa] The Kanifing Municipal Council has started using the bulldozer at the dumpsite to level the ground and avoid high piles of waste. Indiscriminate dumping which used to be the order of the day was not observed yesterday.

[Foroyaa] The Kanifing Municipal Council has started using the bulldozer at the dumpsite to level the ground and avoid high piles of waste. Indiscriminate dumping which used to be the order of the day was not observed yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Bakoteh Dumpsite – KMC Takes a Step in the Right Direction

[Foroyaa] Reports reaching Foroyaa say that the KMC Mayor and the CEO both visited the Bakoteh Dumpsite and that dumping of waste is now controlled while a grader keeps leveling the ground and putting the waste in a quarry. This is a step in the right …

[Foroyaa] Reports reaching Foroyaa say that the KMC Mayor and the CEO both visited the Bakoteh Dumpsite and that dumping of waste is now controlled while a grader keeps leveling the ground and putting the waste in a quarry. This is a step in the right direction but there is more to be done.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

NCCE Exposes Gunjur, Sanyang Communities to Democratic Concepts

[Foroyaa] The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE), on Saturday August 5th engaged the Kombo South communities of Gunjur and Sanyang, on the concept of democracy, following the huge misconception of the widely-accepted governance system, resulti…

[Foroyaa] The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE), on Saturday August 5th engaged the Kombo South communities of Gunjur and Sanyang, on the concept of democracy, following the huge misconception of the widely-accepted governance system, resulting in the abuse of free speech.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GAF Officers Train On Intellectual Competence

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Armed Forces have conducted a training session for its members on intellectual competence. This ceremony was held at the GAF Joint Officers’ Mess in Kotu, on 7 August, 2017.

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Armed Forces have conducted a training session for its members on intellectual competence. This ceremony was held at the GAF Joint Officers' Mess in Kotu, on 7 August, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Deputy Minister to Be Arrested in ‘Next Few Days’ – Police Ministry

[News24Wire] Investigations into Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana’s alleged assault of a woman must first be completed before he can be arrested, a police ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Investigations into Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana's alleged assault of a woman must first be completed before he can be arrested, a police ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bosch, Du Preez Get First Taste of Bok Training

[News24Wire] New Springbok squad members Curwin Bosch and Dan du Preez had their first training session with the Boks on Tuesday afternoon in Port Elizabeth, where the squad kicked off its preparations for the start of the 2017 Rugby Championship.

[News24Wire] New Springbok squad members Curwin Bosch and Dan du Preez had their first training session with the Boks on Tuesday afternoon in Port Elizabeth, where the squad kicked off its preparations for the start of the 2017 Rugby Championship.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Women’s Day Is Not a Privilege

[Daily Maverick] In the midst of all the doom and foreboding news we read every day around the overwhelming violence we as women face, it can be quite hard to see a parting in the clouds revealing optimism. It is however important that we find this opt…

[Daily Maverick] In the midst of all the doom and foreboding news we read every day around the overwhelming violence we as women face, it can be quite hard to see a parting in the clouds revealing optimism. It is however important that we find this optimism in order for us to continue the business of inspiring, empowering and just generally living our best lives. In doing so we need to look to the positive and admirable advances that women around us are contributing to our society daily; in fact, we affirm that we too need

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

De Smidt Up for Title Defence At Serengeti?

[News24Wire] The second instalment of the Sun Carnival City Challenge gets underway on Wednesday at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate, and despite it being played at a different venue this year, defending champion Ruan de Smidt is relishing the opport…

[News24Wire] The second instalment of the Sun Carnival City Challenge gets underway on Wednesday at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate, and despite it being played at a different venue this year, defending champion Ruan de Smidt is relishing the opportunity to defend the title he won with some authority at Ebotse Links.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa