TGA Engage Women Councillors On FGM Law Enforcement

[Foroyaa] The Girls’ Agenda on Saturday 28th September 2017, held a national convening for Women councilors on the enforcement of the law against female genital mutilation at a local hotel in Bijilo.

[Foroyaa] The Girls' Agenda on Saturday 28th September 2017, held a national convening for Women councilors on the enforcement of the law against female genital mutilation at a local hotel in Bijilo.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

NIA 9 Case – Court Orders State to Deliver Witness Statements

[Foroyaa] The Banjul High Court has requested for the State to give the defense witness statements in the ongoing criminal trial of the former officers of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA).

[Foroyaa] The Banjul High Court has requested for the State to give the defense witness statements in the ongoing criminal trial of the former officers of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA).

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Two Dead, 2 MPs Injured in Car Collision

[Foroyaa] The accident that happened on Monday morning near Mile 2 prisons along the Banjul highway, had left two persons dead, 30 others including two National Assembly members seriously injured, Police spokesperson ASP Foday Conta confirmed.

[Foroyaa] The accident that happened on Monday morning near Mile 2 prisons along the Banjul highway, had left two persons dead, 30 others including two National Assembly members seriously injured, Police spokesperson ASP Foday Conta confirmed.

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Jallow Could Miss Gambia Test Games

[Foroyaa] Gambia gaffer Sang Ndong may have to do without red-hot striker Lamin Jallow after the player emerged a doubt for the Scorpions’ two international test matches.

[Foroyaa] Gambia gaffer Sang Ndong may have to do without red-hot striker Lamin Jallow after the player emerged a doubt for the Scorpions' two international test matches.

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Zambian Man Dies In Johannesburg Hotel

A Zambian man has died in a Johannesburg Hotel, a report from the High Commissioner’s office has announced. Leonard Mushili, 46, was on a business trip to South Africa died today after collapsing at a hotel. The report states that … Continued

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A Zambian man has died in a Johannesburg Hotel, a report from the High Commissioner’s office has announced. Leonard Mushili, 46, was on a business trip to South Africa died today after collapsing at a hotel. The report states that Mushili was in the company of his wife Tuyate Joyce. According to Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa, the deceased had a history of diabetes. BELOW IS THE STATEMENT PRESS STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. Pretoria – Wednesday, 8th November 2017 A 46 year old Zambian national has died at an identified Hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa, minutes after collapsing in his room. Mr. Leornard Mushili, a resident of Chingola district in the Copperbelt Province, was pronounced by paramedics declared he were called to his room to attend to him before he could be evacuated to hospital The deceased was in the company of his spouse identified as Tuyate Joyce Mushili aged 37 when he collapsed in his room. It is reported that the couple was on a business trip to South Africa when the husband suddenly fell ill. Mrs. Mushili who confirmed the death of her husband to Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa, His Excellency Emmanuel Mwamba, said the deceased had a history of diabetes. She narrated that the deceased suddenly collapsed in their room after complaining of not feeling well and was declared dead by paramedics who were called to the room by the hotel management for an emergency The body has since been deposited in a Johannesburg hospital mortuary awaiting for repatriation to Zambia. Mrs. Naomi Nyawali First Secretary Press and Public Relations. Zambia’s High Commission to South Africa. Email kayulachulu@yahoo.compress@zambiapretoria.net Tell : +27(0)12326-1847/97 FAX : +27 (0)12326-2140 The post Zambian Man Dies In Johannesburg Hotel appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Dramatic Scene At Banjul High Court

[Foroyaa] A dramatic scene happened at the high court in Banjul on Monday, when families of the defendants clashed with the family members of the complainants, moments after the adjournment of the case.

[Foroyaa] A dramatic scene happened at the high court in Banjul on Monday, when families of the defendants clashed with the family members of the complainants, moments after the adjournment of the case.

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Families Should Not Become Victims and Accused Persons

[Foroyaa] The war of words between members of the families of victims and accused persons outside the court room where the NIA 9 are being tried, is causing pain to both sides. Families are just in court to show empathy to family members which is part …

[Foroyaa] The war of words between members of the families of victims and accused persons outside the court room where the NIA 9 are being tried, is causing pain to both sides. Families are just in court to show empathy to family members which is part of Gambian culture. In Gambia people do not throw away their families in times of difficulty. They are expected to show solidarity.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia