Torture, Inhuman or Degrading Punishment or Other Treatment Impermissible in New Gambia

[Foroyaa] The 1997 Constitution forbids torture or inhuman or degrading punishment or other treatment. Section 21 commands that, “No person shall be subject to torture or inhuman or degrading punishment or other treatment.” This is a fundamental right …

[Foroyaa] The 1997 Constitution forbids torture or inhuman or degrading punishment or other treatment. Section 21 commands that, "No person shall be subject to torture or inhuman or degrading punishment or other treatment." This is a fundamental right and it is entrenched.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Foroyaa Receives Information Minister and Delegation

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Mr. Demba A. Jawo and delegation, paid a courtesy call on the office of Foroyaa Newspaper situated along Kombo Sillah High way. The minister’s delegation included the Director of I…

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Mr. Demba A. Jawo and delegation, paid a courtesy call on the office of Foroyaa Newspaper situated along Kombo Sillah High way. The minister's delegation included the Director of Information Services, Aisha Davis and the deputy Permanent Secretary, Mr. Malick Jones. The visit according to the Minister, is part of the second leg of a tour of media houses he made since he became minister. He informed journalists that his ministry is working hard w

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Security Challenges, Bad Roads Stifle Revenue Generation

[Guardian] Maiduguri -The Comptroller of Nigerian Customs Services (NCS) in Borno and Yobe states, Angbalaga Joshua, has said that “security challenges and bad roads” have stifled the generation of revenues and border patrols in 13 stations with Niger,…

[Guardian] Maiduguri -The Comptroller of Nigerian Customs Services (NCS) in Borno and Yobe states, Angbalaga Joshua, has said that "security challenges and bad roads" have stifled the generation of revenues and border patrols in 13 stations with Niger, Chad, and Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Group Faults National Assembly On Constitutional Amendment

[Guardian] Abuja and Lagos -A group, Resource Centre for Human Rights and Civic Education (CHRICED) has accused the National Assembly of amending the constitution to favour themselves.

[Guardian] Abuja and Lagos -A group, Resource Centre for Human Rights and Civic Education (CHRICED) has accused the National Assembly of amending the constitution to favour themselves.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hague Court Hypocrisy – Justice Delayed is Justice Denied

[Daily Maverick] Many South Africans see South Africa’s withdrawal from the International Criminal Court as further evidence of a dysfunctional state and a desperate ANC. Unfortunately many among them paint all in government with the same State Capture…

[Daily Maverick] Many South Africans see South Africa's withdrawal from the International Criminal Court as further evidence of a dysfunctional state and a desperate ANC. Unfortunately many among them paint all in government with the same State Capture brush. The rotting apples have spoilt the whole ANC barrel. There is no return, we are into the abyss.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Water and Sanitation On Voëlvlei Dam Canals Maintenance

[Govt of SA] The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) wishes to dismiss the incorrect reports that it has been stalling to make funds available for the maintenance of water canals in the Western Cape.

[Govt of SA] The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) wishes to dismiss the incorrect reports that it has been stalling to make funds available for the maintenance of water canals in the Western Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa