‘Construction, Renovation Awarded to Me By Ex-President’s Office Was Based On Quality’-Sheriff Sawneh

[Foroyaa] Sheriff Sawaneh, Managing Director of Competence Company and Protein Production, yesterday told the Janneh Commission of Enquiry that refurbishments and construction projects awarded to his Company by the office of the former President, was b…

[Foroyaa] Sheriff Sawaneh, Managing Director of Competence Company and Protein Production, yesterday told the Janneh Commission of Enquiry that refurbishments and construction projects awarded to his Company by the office of the former President, was because of his company's quality service but not because he had connections to that office.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

NIA 9 Case Former Director Seriously Sick

[Foroyaa] The ongoing criminal trial involving former senior officials of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), has yet again suffered another setback because the first accused person is said to be seriously sick and is currently admitted at EFSTH. W…

[Foroyaa] The ongoing criminal trial involving former senior officials of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), has yet again suffered another setback because the first accused person is said to be seriously sick and is currently admitted at EFSTH. When the case was called before Justice Kumba Sillah of the Banjul High Court, Lawyers Antouman AB Gaye, LS Camara, Y Senghor and Combeh Gaye, announced their representation for the State whilst Lawyers E. Chime announced his representation for the 1st accused person, I

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Will There Be a Bumper Harvest This Year?

[Foroyaa] The erratic rainfall pattern during this year’s cropping season, confirms all the more the need to graduate from rain fed agriculture, to a more sustainable year-round form of agriculture. The indication we are getting is that the heavy down …

[Foroyaa] The erratic rainfall pattern during this year's cropping season, confirms all the more the need to graduate from rain fed agriculture, to a more sustainable year-round form of agriculture. The indication we are getting is that the heavy down pour which caused the massive floods in Kuntaur and other parts of the country, followed by the long dry spell, had led to two negative impacts on crop production. The floods led to the destruction of crops while the dry spell prevented their proper maturing. Hence we

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambian Speaker Addresses Pan African Parliament

[Foroyaa] The Speaker of the Gambia’s National Assembly, Mrs. Mariam Jack Denton has made a historic appearance at the recent Pan-African Parliament in Midrand, South Africa, where she spoke about emerging issues affecting the growth and intellectual d…

[Foroyaa] The Speaker of the Gambia's National Assembly, Mrs. Mariam Jack Denton has made a historic appearance at the recent Pan-African Parliament in Midrand, South Africa, where she spoke about emerging issues affecting the growth and intellectual development of the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Africa Solar Home System Provider Powers Up With France’s Engie

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Barcelona -French utilities company ENGIE has agreed to acquire Uganda-based Fenix International, a provider of solar home systems in Africa, in a deal the two firms said would help boost access to electricity on the contin…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Barcelona -French utilities company ENGIE has agreed to acquire Uganda-based Fenix International, a provider of solar home systems in Africa, in a deal the two firms said would help boost access to electricity on the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Angola and DRC Reaffirm Commitment to Economic Cooperation

[ANGOP] Brazzaville -The Presidents of the Republics of Angola, João Lourenço, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Joseph Kabila, reaffirmed on Thursday in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, the interest in strengthening economic cooperation between the two countries.

[ANGOP] Brazzaville -The Presidents of the Republics of Angola, João Lourenço, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Joseph Kabila, reaffirmed on Thursday in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, the interest in strengthening economic cooperation between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

What South Africa Can Learn From Policing in China

[Daily Maverick] The scale of the Chinese policing environment is impressive, given the geographical and population size of the country. Delegates from South Africa’s Portfolio Committee on Police were given a cop’s eye view of how policing works in Ch…

[Daily Maverick] The scale of the Chinese policing environment is impressive, given the geographical and population size of the country. Delegates from South Africa's Portfolio Committee on Police were given a cop's eye view of how policing works in China.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa