2nd Tourism Sector Consultation Meeting Held

[Daily Observer] The 2nd tourism sector consultative forum that attracts youth and stakeholders in the tourism sector to devise a roadmap on backward linkages with horticulture and market gardening in The Gambia was recently held at a hotel in Bijilo.

[Daily Observer] The 2nd tourism sector consultative forum that attracts youth and stakeholders in the tourism sector to devise a roadmap on backward linkages with horticulture and market gardening in The Gambia was recently held at a hotel in Bijilo.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Information Minister Visits GPU

[Daily Observer] The minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Mr Demba Ali Jawo, accompanied by the deputy permanent secretary, Mr Malick Jones, on Wednesday paid a familiarisation visit to the offices of the Gambia Press Union.

[Daily Observer] The minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Mr Demba Ali Jawo, accompanied by the deputy permanent secretary, Mr Malick Jones, on Wednesday paid a familiarisation visit to the offices of the Gambia Press Union.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

JJB Foundation Gives to Janjanbureh Town Team

[Daily Observer] Janjanbureh Foundation, an association initiated to contribute to the development of Marcathy, recently donated football gears to the town team of the Island.

[Daily Observer] Janjanbureh Foundation, an association initiated to contribute to the development of Marcathy, recently donated football gears to the town team of the Island.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GLFMPC Deny Disposing Toxic Waste in Ocean

[Daily Observer] The Golden Lead Fish Meal Processing Company (GLFMPC), in Gunjur has in strong terms denied disposing of toxic waste into the ocean following spat of criticisms on the social media on deteriorating environmental management pointed to t…

[Daily Observer] The Golden Lead Fish Meal Processing Company (GLFMPC), in Gunjur has in strong terms denied disposing of toxic waste into the ocean following spat of criticisms on the social media on deteriorating environmental management pointed to the company.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Health Ministry Changes Three Hospitals’ Names

[Daily Observer] A news release from the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare dated 19 May 2017 announced the changing of names of the Jammeh Foundation for Peace Hospital- to Bundung Maternal and Child Health Hospital, and Sulayman Junkung Hospital c…

[Daily Observer] A news release from the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare dated 19 May 2017 announced the changing of names of the Jammeh Foundation for Peace Hospital- to Bundung Maternal and Child Health Hospital, and Sulayman Junkung Hospital changed to Bwiam General Hospital, and AFPRC Hospital changed to Farafenni General Hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

State Indicts Alleged Backway Agent As Lower Court Revokes Bail

[Daily Observer] A police prosecutor, Sub-inspector Yaya S. Colley, yesterday informed the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court that an indictment has already been filed against Lamin Janneh; an alleged ‘Backway’ agent at the High Court in Banjul and he was app…

[Daily Observer] A police prosecutor, Sub-inspector Yaya S. Colley, yesterday informed the Kanifing Magistrates' Court that an indictment has already been filed against Lamin Janneh; an alleged 'Backway' agent at the High Court in Banjul and he was applying for the lower court to transfer the case and to further remand Mr. Janneh pending his proper appearance at the High Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ex-President Jammeh’s Assets Frozen

[Daily Observer] Hon. Abubacarr Tambedou, the attorney general and minister of Justice has revealed to journalists that they have obtained a court order freezing or placing a temporary hold on the locally known assets and companies directly associated …

[Daily Observer] Hon. Abubacarr Tambedou, the attorney general and minister of Justice has revealed to journalists that they have obtained a court order freezing or placing a temporary hold on the locally known assets and companies directly associated with former President Yahya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Int’l Partners Nudge Political Parties to Help Prepare National Forum

[LINA] A tripartite body, comprising two African and one global partners, is calling on political parties and stakeholders to support an initiative to hold a National Forum in Monrovia.

[LINA] A tripartite body, comprising two African and one global partners, is calling on political parties and stakeholders to support an initiative to hold a National Forum in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chinese Agriculture Center Launches Support for Local Farmers

[LINA] The China-Liberia Agriculture Technology Demonstration Center in Suakoko District, Bong County has begun a partnership with local farmers in Kpatawee aimed at increasing agriculture production in the area.

[LINA] The China-Liberia Agriculture Technology Demonstration Center in Suakoko District, Bong County has begun a partnership with local farmers in Kpatawee aimed at increasing agriculture production in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘A Strong Civil Service Reduces Poverty’ – Swedish Diplomat

[LINA] A Swedish diplomat has said that her country believes that a strengthened civil service has an important role in Liberia’s effort to reduce poverty and allow for the smooth operations of the private sector, job creation, peace and nation building.

[LINA] A Swedish diplomat has said that her country believes that a strengthened civil service has an important role in Liberia's effort to reduce poverty and allow for the smooth operations of the private sector, job creation, peace and nation building.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia