Malawi Drops in Governance Ranking On 2017 Mo Ibrahim Index

[Nyasa Times] Malawi has dropped to position 18 for 54 African states in governance over the past decade, according to the Mo Ibrahim Index of African Governance that was released in on Monday.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi has dropped to position 18 for 54 African states in governance over the past decade, according to the Mo Ibrahim Index of African Governance that was released in on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Dare Not Linger – the Presidential Years By Nelson Mandela and Mandla Langa

[Guardian] This book is conceived as a sequel, follow up to A LONG WALK TO FREEDOM, not just because the title is taken from the last page of that book, but also the crying need to close the Nelson Mandela account as rendered by him. But Mandela was not able to complete the book. What he wrote and the notes he made towards completing the book provided my friend Mandla Langa with ammunition to complete the book. Graça Machel, widow of Nelson Mandela provides a prologue to the book.

[Guardian] This book is conceived as a sequel, follow up to A LONG WALK TO FREEDOM, not just because the title is taken from the last page of that book, but also the crying need to close the Nelson Mandela account as rendered by him. But Mandela was not able to complete the book. What he wrote and the notes he made towards completing the book provided my friend Mandla Langa with ammunition to complete the book. Graça Machel, widow of Nelson Mandela provides a prologue to the book.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

What a Rancour in Our Sports Fraternity

[The Point] So much rancour has been noticed within the sports fraternity in The Gambia in recent days, particularly between the National Sports Council (NSC) and Gambia Football Federation (GFF)

[The Point] So much rancour has been noticed within the sports fraternity in The Gambia in recent days, particularly between the National Sports Council (NSC) and Gambia Football Federation (GFF)

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

VP – Govt Supports Family Wellbeing

[The Point] The vice president and minister of Women’s Affairs, Fatoumatta Jallow-Tambajang has affirmed that the government of the Gambia supports family wellbeing as in an ideal family environment, a woman achieves scholarly growth.

[The Point] The vice president and minister of Women's Affairs, Fatoumatta Jallow-Tambajang has affirmed that the government of the Gambia supports family wellbeing as in an ideal family environment, a woman achieves scholarly growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Customs Are Key Drivers of Economy – Vice President Says

[The Point] The vice president of the republic of The Gambia Fatoumatta Jallow-Tambajang has spoken extensively about the importance and the role of customs in revenue mobilization and said customs are key drivers of economy.

[The Point] The vice president of the republic of The Gambia Fatoumatta Jallow-Tambajang has spoken extensively about the importance and the role of customs in revenue mobilization and said customs are key drivers of economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gtuccu Financial Bureau Loan Officer Charged

[The Point] Magistrate Abeke of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court yesterday granted court bail of D1,500,000 to Ebou Touray with two Gambian sureties who should swear to an affidavit of means and deposit their ID cards.

[The Point] Magistrate Abeke of the Kanifing Magistrates' Court yesterday granted court bail of D1,500,000 to Ebou Touray with two Gambian sureties who should swear to an affidavit of means and deposit their ID cards.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Court Orders Accused to Continue Treatment At Tanka Tanka

[The Point] Basse High Court presided over Justice Simeon A. Abi has ordered Muhammed Kissima Nemega to continue treatment at the Tanka Tanka psychiatric Hospital until such a time that he is fit to stand trial.

[The Point] Basse High Court presided over Justice Simeon A. Abi has ordered Muhammed Kissima Nemega to continue treatment at the Tanka Tanka psychiatric Hospital until such a time that he is fit to stand trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia