Senegal Bans Commercial Vehicle Night Plying

[The Point] Senegal has announced last week that it is banning commercial vehicles form plying the roads at night in an attempt to minimise accidents, Transport and infrastructure Minister Abdoulaye Daouda Diallo said in Porokhane on Thursday.

[The Point] Senegal has announced last week that it is banning commercial vehicles form plying the roads at night in an attempt to minimise accidents, Transport and infrastructure Minister Abdoulaye Daouda Diallo said in Porokhane on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Gambia to Celebrate Its Re-Entry to Commonwealth

[The Point] As part of activities marking The Gambia’s re-entry into the Commonwealth, and, in order to showcase the re-emergence of The Gambia in the international community, Cabinet in a meeting on Thursday February 22 has decided to hold Gambia Day …

[The Point] As part of activities marking The Gambia's re-entry into the Commonwealth, and, in order to showcase the re-emergence of The Gambia in the international community, Cabinet in a meeting on Thursday February 22 has decided to hold Gambia Day Celebrations during the forthcoming Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting CHOGM scheduled to hold in the United Kingdom in April 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

UTG Receives 1st Batch of TAC Volunteers From Nigeria

[The Point] The University of The Gambia Wednesday received the first batch of 2017-19 bienniums of Technical Aid Corps (TAC) volunteers from Nigeria at a ceremony held at the Nigerian High Commission along Bartil Harding Highway.

[The Point] The University of The Gambia Wednesday received the first batch of 2017-19 bienniums of Technical Aid Corps (TAC) volunteers from Nigeria at a ceremony held at the Nigerian High Commission along Bartil Harding Highway.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Three Wounded As Senegalese Forestry Officers Clashed With Sare Jawbeh Youths

[The Point] Three people have reportedly been wounded as youths of Sare Jawbeh village in the Jimara District of the Upper River Region (URR) clashed with Senegalese forestry officers, The Point has been informed.

[The Point] Three people have reportedly been wounded as youths of Sare Jawbeh village in the Jimara District of the Upper River Region (URR) clashed with Senegalese forestry officers, The Point has been informed.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Modou Turo Darboe Makes D2.3 Million Intervention in Niani

[The Point] Crr -The gifts to five communities include two D550,000 boreholes to Barajally and Touba Kunda; two power tillers and a multipurpose milling machine for maize, coos and rice for Wassu; and D150, 000 borehole maintenance projects for Kuntaur…

[The Point] Crr -The gifts to five communities include two D550,000 boreholes to Barajally and Touba Kunda; two power tillers and a multipurpose milling machine for maize, coos and rice for Wassu; and D150, 000 borehole maintenance projects for Kuntaur Fula Kunda.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Banjul Ice Plant Project Commissioned

[The Point] The chairman of Banjul City Council interim management committee, Alhagie Abou B. Jallow has recently led the commissioning of Banjul ice plant project at the project site in Banjul.

[The Point] The chairman of Banjul City Council interim management committee, Alhagie Abou B. Jallow has recently led the commissioning of Banjul ice plant project at the project site in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GTBank Bids Farewell to MD Bolaji Ayodele

[The Point] After serving Guaranty Trust Bank (Gambia) for 13 years, the ‘Orange Family” formally bade farewell to their outgoing Managing Director, Bolaji Ayodele, at a ceremony held at the Coco Ocean hotel on Thursday.

[The Point] After serving Guaranty Trust Bank (Gambia) for 13 years, the 'Orange Family" formally bade farewell to their outgoing Managing Director, Bolaji Ayodele, at a ceremony held at the Coco Ocean hotel on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Renewable Energy Entrepreneurship Curricula Validated

[The Point] The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy in consultation with partners have on Friday validated the Renewable Energy Entrepreneurship Curricula for senior secondary schools, vocational/tertiary and higher education institutions in The Gambia.

[The Point] The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy in consultation with partners have on Friday validated the Renewable Energy Entrepreneurship Curricula for senior secondary schools, vocational/tertiary and higher education institutions in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GDC Mayoral Aspirant Asks UDP to Withdraw From KMC Race

[The Point] Gambia Democratic Congress Kanifing Municipal Council -KMC- mayoral candidate for the April 12 local government elections has asked the United Democracy Party-UDP- to withdraw from the Council’s mayoral race in order to bring peace in their…

[The Point] Gambia Democratic Congress Kanifing Municipal Council -KMC- mayoral candidate for the April 12 local government elections has asked the United Democracy Party-UDP- to withdraw from the Council's mayoral race in order to bring peace in their party, as some of their candidates are now deciding to contest for the post under independent banner.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia