Why Government Stops Issuing National Documents

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Interior, Mr. Mai Ahmed Fatty, has told deputies that the issuing of ID Cards has been halted by the Immigration Department. Mr. Fatty said the reason for this is because government wants to avoid the fraudulent acquisition of…

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Interior, Mr. Mai Ahmed Fatty, has told deputies that the issuing of ID Cards has been halted by the Immigration Department. Mr. Fatty said the reason for this is because government wants to avoid the fraudulent acquisition of the document and forgery.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GAMTEL Takes Charge of International Gateway

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Telecommunication Company (GAMTEL) as from Friday 7 July 2017 took over the control and management of the international gateway from MGI. This means that all international call termination fees which used to be collected by MGI wil…

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Telecommunication Company (GAMTEL) as from Friday 7 July 2017 took over the control and management of the international gateway from MGI. This means that all international call termination fees which used to be collected by MGI will now be collected by GAMTEL.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Intense Arguments in Kanilai 13 Trial

[Foroyaa] Intense arguments on points of law yesterday 10 July 2017 dominated the ongoing criminal trial involving 13 residents of Kanilai standing trial at the Brikama Magistrates’ Court.

[Foroyaa] Intense arguments on points of law yesterday 10 July 2017 dominated the ongoing criminal trial involving 13 residents of Kanilai standing trial at the Brikama Magistrates' Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

When Will the Vacant Position of Vice President Be Filled?

[Foroyaa] It will soon be six months since the Barrow administration took over and apart from a very brief period at the beginning, The Gambia has been without a Vice President.

[Foroyaa] It will soon be six months since the Barrow administration took over and apart from a very brief period at the beginning, The Gambia has been without a Vice President.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

State Broadcaster Bosses Nabbed Over U.S.$20,000 Fraud

[New Zimbabwe] ZBC’S chief executive officer and the company’s head of finance have been arrested on allegations of illegally procuring vehicles prejudicing the public broadcaster of $20,000.

[New Zimbabwe] ZBC'S chief executive officer and the company's head of finance have been arrested on allegations of illegally procuring vehicles prejudicing the public broadcaster of $20,000.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Commonwealth Games Prepare Athletes for Meets

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana National Olympic Committee CEO, Tuelo Serufho says the Commonwealth Games are a stepping stone for athletes who have their eyes on competitions like the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana National Olympic Committee CEO, Tuelo Serufho says the Commonwealth Games are a stepping stone for athletes who have their eyes on competitions like the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Harare Needs a Dictator – Says Mayor

[New Zimbabwe] Those who don’t like Chombo – an ex-lecturer who got fabulously rich after joining government – say the man is a thief. It’s probably just the envy of those in want.

[New Zimbabwe] Those who don't like Chombo - an ex-lecturer who got fabulously rich after joining government - say the man is a thief. It's probably just the envy of those in want.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Birr in Use in Parts After Fake Shilling Floods Market

[Dalsan Radio] Traders and consumers in Galmudug have introduced transaction using the Ethiopian Birr. Residents of Dhusamareb confirmed to Radio Dalsan that following the flooding of fake Somali Shillin in the market traders have opted to instead use …

[Dalsan Radio] Traders and consumers in Galmudug have introduced transaction using the Ethiopian Birr. Residents of Dhusamareb confirmed to Radio Dalsan that following the flooding of fake Somali Shillin in the market traders have opted to instead use the Ethiopian currency.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia