Central Bank Prints New Bank Notes

[Foroyaa] The Central of The Gambia has reprinted only D50 and D100 of 2012 family of Gambian Bank notes, as a temporary measure to meet the currency demand while the new family of notes is being printed. The only new feature on these notes is the sign…

[Foroyaa] The Central of The Gambia has reprinted only D50 and D100 of 2012 family of Gambian Bank notes, as a temporary measure to meet the currency demand while the new family of notes is being printed. The only new feature on these notes is the signatures of the new Governor and the new First Deputy Governor. These will be in circulation side-by-side with all previously issued Gambian Bank notes.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

MPs Seek Arrest of Lying Students On Govt Loans

[Nyasa Times] Education, Science and Technology Parliamentary Committee has proposed that students in public universities who give wrong and false information to the Loans and Grants Board should be fined K100 000 or be imprisoned for six months.

[Nyasa Times] Education, Science and Technology Parliamentary Committee has proposed that students in public universities who give wrong and false information to the Loans and Grants Board should be fined K100 000 or be imprisoned for six months.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Cash-Strapped but Still Delivering Medals

[Foroyaa] The day was a shining Saturday afternoon. The ceiling fan hummed to live inside the tiny headquarters of the Gambia Athletics Association at the Independence Stadium.

[Foroyaa] The day was a shining Saturday afternoon. The ceiling fan hummed to live inside the tiny headquarters of the Gambia Athletics Association at the Independence Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Luanda – National Police Seize 35 Firearms

[ANGOP] Luanda -National Police detained 165 citizens for alleged involvement in various crimes and seized 31 firearms, under the three-day “Tiger Operation” from Friday in the country’s capital, Luanda.

[ANGOP] Luanda -National Police detained 165 citizens for alleged involvement in various crimes and seized 31 firearms, under the three-day "Tiger Operation" from Friday in the country's capital, Luanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Malawi Joined 64 in Support of Morocco World Cup Bid

[Nyasa Times] Football Association of Malawi (FAM) was amongst 64 other countries in support of Morocco for the failed bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup, which has been given to co-hosts Canada, USA and Mexico.

[Nyasa Times] Football Association of Malawi (FAM) was amongst 64 other countries in support of Morocco for the failed bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup, which has been given to co-hosts Canada, USA and Mexico.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Cancer Institute ‘Resumes’ Radiotherapy Services

[Observer] Radiotherapy services at the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) have fully resumed following the completion of the servicing of the Cobalt 60 Radiotherapy machine.

[Observer] Radiotherapy services at the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) have fully resumed following the completion of the servicing of the Cobalt 60 Radiotherapy machine.

Divisions Rock Opposition Alliance Over Candidates

[New Zimbabwe] As the nomination courts sit countrywide, confusion and disagreements continue to rock the opposition MDC Alliance with principals reportedly failing to reach a consensus on candidate selection in some constituencies and wards.

[New Zimbabwe] As the nomination courts sit countrywide, confusion and disagreements continue to rock the opposition MDC Alliance with principals reportedly failing to reach a consensus on candidate selection in some constituencies and wards.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe