ASC Linguere Relegates to Second Tier

[The Point] ASC Linguere will not be playing top flight football next season. The Senegalese giants are relegated to the second tier of the league after a 3-0 defeat to Diambarr, ending any hope of relegation survival.

[The Point] ASC Linguere will not be playing top flight football next season. The Senegalese giants are relegated to the second tier of the league after a 3-0 defeat to Diambarr, ending any hope of relegation survival.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Nigerian Ecomig Contingent Gives Food Items to Efsth

[The Point] The Nigerian contingent in The Gambia under the ECOMIG peace keeping mission recently presented food items to the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul.

[The Point] The Nigerian contingent in The Gambia under the ECOMIG peace keeping mission recently presented food items to the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Armitage School 90th Anniversary to Be Celebrated in Grand Style

[The Point] Armitage Senior Secondary School, the oldest high school in The Gambia, will clock 90 years next month and the school administration, in collaboration with the ex-students association, has outlined series of events to mark the day.

[The Point] Armitage Senior Secondary School, the oldest high school in The Gambia, will clock 90 years next month and the school administration, in collaboration with the ex-students association, has outlined series of events to mark the day.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Woman Mysteriously Died During Quarrel

[The Point] Mbaye Sankareh, a 30-year-old native of Sabi village in Upper River Region, had collapsed and died after “a serious quarrel” with Amie Koroma, a 25 year-old native of the same village, the police said.

[The Point] Mbaye Sankareh, a 30-year-old native of Sabi village in Upper River Region, had collapsed and died after "a serious quarrel" with Amie Koroma, a 25 year-old native of the same village, the police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

COSAFA Under-17 Championships Unearth Another Star

[Cosafa] Malawi forward Peter Banda proved a huge hit at the 2016 COSAFA Under-17 Championships, scoring five goals and winning the Golden Boot award as he helped The Flames to third place.He is the perfect example of why COSAFA promotes development to…

[Cosafa] Malawi forward Peter Banda proved a huge hit at the 2016 COSAFA Under-17 Championships, scoring five goals and winning the Golden Boot award as he helped The Flames to third place.He is the perfect example of why COSAFA promotes development tournaments as a way to offer opportunity to young players, where more are sure to be discovered at the 2017 Under-17 tournament that will be staged in Mauritius again this year from July 21-30.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Cibitoke Province – Increase in Number of Assassinations

[Iwacu] Four people accused of witchcraft were killed within one week. The Police and provincial administration say investigations are underway to identify the perpetrators of the crimes.

[Iwacu] Four people accused of witchcraft were killed within one week. The Police and provincial administration say investigations are underway to identify the perpetrators of the crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

SANDF Condemns Jobs Scam

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has condemned an alleged jobs-for-money scam involving about 300 young prospective job seekers.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has condemned an alleged jobs-for-money scam involving about 300 young prospective job seekers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tension Grips Akure Residents As Cult Clashes Claim 10 Lives

[This Day] Akure -Palpable tension has gripped residents of Akure, the Ondo State capital, following incessant clashes among rival cult groups which have reportedly left about 10 persons dead.

[This Day] Akure -Palpable tension has gripped residents of Akure, the Ondo State capital, following incessant clashes among rival cult groups which have reportedly left about 10 persons dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Better Utilisation of Nigerian Varsities Will Boost Development, Says Faborode

[This Day] In this interview with Funmi Ogundare, a Professor of Agricultural Engineering, and former Vice Chancellor, OAU, Ile-Ife, Michael Faborode said Nigeria must be alive to its roles to its citizens, and utilise its universities as the knowledge…

[This Day] In this interview with Funmi Ogundare, a Professor of Agricultural Engineering, and former Vice Chancellor, OAU, Ile-Ife, Michael Faborode said Nigeria must be alive to its roles to its citizens, and utilise its universities as the knowledge factories of ideas and innovations for development to take place. He also affirmed the need for the citizens to understand that education is the bedrock of development and commit to it genuinely without pretensions. Excerpts

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Top Crimes Commission Investigator Shot

[Premium Times] A top investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on June 24, 2017 escaped death by the whiskers when gunmen opened fire on him in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

[Premium Times] A top investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on June 24, 2017 escaped death by the whiskers when gunmen opened fire on him in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria