Leaping Forward Into the Political Renaissance of the Post-Jammeh Regime – the Missing Instrument in Our Toolbox

[The Point] The twenty-two years of the Jammeh regime and its aftermath have provided the perfect theater for the study of the impact of political literacy and civic mindedness on political engagements of the Gambian citizenry in matters of national de…

[The Point] The twenty-two years of the Jammeh regime and its aftermath have provided the perfect theater for the study of the impact of political literacy and civic mindedness on political engagements of the Gambian citizenry in matters of national development. The long and brutish rule of the Jammeh-government was aided by many factors, one of which is a severe lack of civic mindedness among the Gambian population. That lack of knowledge of the political process and citizens' roles in that is arguably the most criti

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Golden Lead Company Granted D1 Million Bail Bond

[The Point] Golden Lead Fish Meal Processing Company has been charged with four counts over their alleged violation of the environmental laws of the country at the Brikama Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday.

[The Point] Golden Lead Fish Meal Processing Company has been charged with four counts over their alleged violation of the environmental laws of the country at the Brikama Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ncce National Dialogue On Peace, Reconciliation Underway

[The Point] The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) on Tuesday commenced an 11-day national dialogue on peace and reconciliation meeting at the ChildFund lodge in Bwiam.

[The Point] The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) on Tuesday commenced an 11-day national dialogue on peace and reconciliation meeting at the ChildFund lodge in Bwiam.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

She She She – YPM, Unicef Embark On ‘Every Child in School’ Campaign

[The Point] Young People in the Media (YPM) with technical and financial support from UNICEF recently conducted a community engagement and mentoring activity within communities and schools in URR & CRR that have the highest prevalence of children who are school dropouts.

[The Point] Young People in the Media (YPM) with technical and financial support from UNICEF recently conducted a community engagement and mentoring activity within communities and schools in URR & CRR that have the highest prevalence of children who are school dropouts.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Man Convicted of Raping Girl 50 Years Younger

[The Point] Modou Cham, 63, was recently convicted and sentenced by Justice Simeon A. Abi of the High Court in Banjul after he was found guilty of raping a girl he is 50 years older than.

[The Point] Modou Cham, 63, was recently convicted and sentenced by Justice Simeon A. Abi of the High Court in Banjul after he was found guilty of raping a girl he is 50 years older than.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia Armed Forces FC Present League Trophy to Cds Kinteh

[The Point] The Gambia Armed Forces Football Club yesterday presented their league trophy to the Chief of Defence Staff of the Gambia Armed Forces Lieutenant General Masanneh N. Kinteh, at the Gambia Armed Forces headquarters in Banjul.

[The Point] The Gambia Armed Forces Football Club yesterday presented their league trophy to the Chief of Defence Staff of the Gambia Armed Forces Lieutenant General Masanneh N. Kinteh, at the Gambia Armed Forces headquarters in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia College Staff ‘Least Paid’ Among Public Institutions

[The Point] Staff of the Gambia College receive the lowest salary when compared to their compatriots in other public tertiary institutions in The Gambia, the college principal has said.

[The Point] Staff of the Gambia College receive the lowest salary when compared to their compatriots in other public tertiary institutions in The Gambia, the college principal has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia