CPA Calls for Prohibition of Physical, Humiliating Punishment of Children

[The Point] Child Protection Alliance (CPA) recently concluded a two-day legal reform workshop on physical and humiliating punishment vis-à-vis positive discipline in all settings in The Gambia.

[The Point] Child Protection Alliance (CPA) recently concluded a two-day legal reform workshop on physical and humiliating punishment vis-à-vis positive discipline in all settings in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mauritania Hostsgo-Wamer Conference

[The Point] Nouakchott -The regional coordination unit of Go-WAMER has commenced a five-day sub-regional conference in governance, marine resource, management policies and poverty reduction in the Eco-region.

[The Point] Nouakchott -The regional coordination unit of Go-WAMER has commenced a five-day sub-regional conference in governance, marine resource, management policies and poverty reduction in the Eco-region.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Sanyang Set to Host Kombo South District Tourney Final

[The Point] Sanyang Village Football Field is set to host the 2017 Berewuleng Football Club-sponsored Kombo South district football tournament final slated for Sunday 30 July 2017.

[The Point] Sanyang Village Football Field is set to host the 2017 Berewuleng Football Club-sponsored Kombo South district football tournament final slated for Sunday 30 July 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Children and the Law

[The Point] In this article, in our quest to know who is a child, we will attempt to answer the following questions within the context of the law.

[The Point] In this article, in our quest to know who is a child, we will attempt to answer the following questions within the context of the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Seeks Donor Support to Implement 4-Year Development Plan

[The Point] The cash-trap Gambia government is soliciting the support of donors and other development partners to implement its four-year National Development Plan, 2018 – 2021.

[The Point] The cash-trap Gambia government is soliciting the support of donors and other development partners to implement its four-year National Development Plan, 2018 - 2021.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia High Student Bags 9As

[The Point] A 19-year-old student of Gambia Senior Secondary School, Dominic Arthur, who hailed from Ghana Town, Brufut Village, has bagged 9As in the West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

[The Point] A 19-year-old student of Gambia Senior Secondary School, Dominic Arthur, who hailed from Ghana Town, Brufut Village, has bagged 9As in the West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Manfdoa Donates to St. John’s School

[The Point] Maria Angels Numo for Disability Orphans, with the acronym MANFDOA, yesterday donated 10 bags of secondhand clothes, library books, markers among other materials, to St. John’s School for the Deaf.

[The Point] Maria Angels Numo for Disability Orphans, with the acronym MANFDOA, yesterday donated 10 bags of secondhand clothes, library books, markers among other materials, to St. John's School for the Deaf.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Swiss Court Deprives Ousman Sonko of U.S.$14,000

[The Point] The Federal Criminal Court (TPF) of Switzerland has denied ex-Gambian minister of the interior of $14,000 (equivalent to more than D644,000) he requested from among the cash in his possession when he got arrested in January 2017 at an asylu…

[The Point] The Federal Criminal Court (TPF) of Switzerland has denied ex-Gambian minister of the interior of $14,000 (equivalent to more than D644,000) he requested from among the cash in his possession when he got arrested in January 2017 at an asylum application center in Lyss.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia