NAWEC Pens Deal On Electricity Expansion Project

[Foroyaa] The National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), has put pen to paper, on an electricity expansion project worth US$22.5 million. The project is geared towards alleviating the current power and water shortage, particularly in the urban and…

[Foroyaa] The National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), has put pen to paper, on an electricity expansion project worth US$22.5 million. The project is geared towards alleviating the current power and water shortage, particularly in the urban and peri-urban areas. The occasion was held on the 24th November 2017, at the NAWEC Headquarters in Kanifing.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GAF Officer Released, Reinstated

[Foroyaa] Lance Corporal Deeno Sanneh, who was detained for 6 months without trial after being suspected of being part of a ‘WhatsApp’ group that has mutinous and seditious content, has been released and reinstated into the army few weeks ago, military…

[Foroyaa] Lance Corporal Deeno Sanneh, who was detained for 6 months without trial after being suspected of being part of a 'WhatsApp' group that has mutinous and seditious content, has been released and reinstated into the army few weeks ago, military sources confirmed to this medium.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Groundnut Trade Season, Price Announced

[Foroyaa] The National Food Security Processing and Marketing Corporation (NFSC), formerly known as Gambia Groundnut Corporation (GGC), have announced the start of 2017 / 18 groundnut marketing season as well as the farm gate and depot price for ground…

[Foroyaa] The National Food Security Processing and Marketing Corporation (NFSC), formerly known as Gambia Groundnut Corporation (GGC), have announced the start of 2017 / 18 groundnut marketing season as well as the farm gate and depot price for groundnuts.

Supreme Court Returns Questions of Interpretation for Reformulation

[Foroyaa] The Supreme Court on Thursday 23 November 2017 sent back the questions of interpretation of the Constitution to the High Court for their proper formulation. The High Court had referred certain sections of the Constitution that were in content…

[Foroyaa] The Supreme Court on Thursday 23 November 2017 sent back the questions of interpretation of the Constitution to the High Court for their proper formulation. The High Court had referred certain sections of the Constitution that were in contention in the ongoing case involving the Gambia Bar Association (GBA) and the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) so that the Supreme Court would interpret them.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

While Some Celebrate, Others Are Being Arrested

[Foroyaa] As Zimbabweans celebrate the forced resignation of Mugabe, arrests of his Ministers are already taking place and they are being denounced as criminals before they are tried and convicted of any crime. Yesterday, the opposition suffered the sa…

[Foroyaa] As Zimbabweans celebrate the forced resignation of Mugabe, arrests of his Ministers are already taking place and they are being denounced as criminals before they are tried and convicted of any crime. Yesterday, the opposition suffered the same fate of being accused of being criminals before they were convicted of any crime.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sudan Liberation Movement Accuses Khartoum of ‘Eliminating Darfur Prisoners of War’

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -The Sudan Liberation Movement faction led by Minni Arko Minawi (SLM-MM) and the SLM-Transitional Council have accused the government of physically eliminating some of their affiliates, and torturing and amputating parts of oth…

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -The Sudan Liberation Movement faction led by Minni Arko Minawi (SLM-MM) and the SLM-Transitional Council have accused the government of physically eliminating some of their affiliates, and torturing and amputating parts of others who were captured in fighting in Darfur in May.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

U.S. Delegation Visit to South Kordofan Pushes for Peace

[Radio Dabanga] Kadugli -A delegation from the US Embassy in Khartoum, led by political and economic adviser Ben Wallace, has urged all parties in Sudan to sign a peace agreement for a comprehensive settlement.

[Radio Dabanga] Kadugli -A delegation from the US Embassy in Khartoum, led by political and economic adviser Ben Wallace, has urged all parties in Sudan to sign a peace agreement for a comprehensive settlement.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudan Opposition Distances Itself From Al Bashir’s Remarks On the U.S.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan’s opposition Popular Congress Party (PCP) and the Minni Minawi faction of the Sudan Liberation Movement (SLM-MM) have rejected President Omar Al Bashir’s remarks to Russia’s President Vladimir Putin in which he attacked …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan's opposition Popular Congress Party (PCP) and the Minni Minawi faction of the Sudan Liberation Movement (SLM-MM) have rejected President Omar Al Bashir's remarks to Russia's President Vladimir Putin in which he attacked the USA.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Musa Hilal, Revolutionary Awakening Council Leadership Arrested in Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Mustariah / Khartoum -Musa Hilal, former janjaweed leader and chairman of the Revolutionary Awakening Council, as well as his sons, brothers, entourage, and senior members of the Council’s leadership, were arrested on Sunday and arrived…

[Radio Dabanga] Mustariah / Khartoum -Musa Hilal, former janjaweed leader and chairman of the Revolutionary Awakening Council, as well as his sons, brothers, entourage, and senior members of the Council's leadership, were arrested on Sunday and arrived today in Khartoum.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan