GDC Mayoral Aspirant Asks UDP to Withdraw From KMC Race

[The Point] Gambia Democratic Congress Kanifing Municipal Council -KMC- mayoral candidate for the April 12 local government elections has asked the United Democracy Party-UDP- to withdraw from the Council’s mayoral race in order to bring peace in their…

[The Point] Gambia Democratic Congress Kanifing Municipal Council -KMC- mayoral candidate for the April 12 local government elections has asked the United Democracy Party-UDP- to withdraw from the Council's mayoral race in order to bring peace in their party, as some of their candidates are now deciding to contest for the post under independent banner.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Good Morning Mr President – Thank You for Your Message of Unity

[The Point] Mr. President, Feb. 18, this year, The Gambia observed its 53rd years of nationhood after it gained independence from Britain in 1965. This year’s celebration was an enthusiastic moment for Gambians as the country’s first President Sir Dawd…

[The Point] Mr. President, Feb. 18, this year, The Gambia observed its 53rd years of nationhood after it gained independence from Britain in 1965. This year’s celebration was an enthusiastic moment for Gambians as the country’s first President Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara graced the occasion.

Cement Dealers, Retailers Invited As Price Escalate

[The Point] The Gambia Competition and Consumers Protection Commission (GCCPC) has invited cement dealers and retailers for a meeting with regard to the recent price increase on cement.

[The Point] The Gambia Competition and Consumers Protection Commission (GCCPC) has invited cement dealers and retailers for a meeting with regard to the recent price increase on cement.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Chinese Ambassador Hails Gambia-China Relations

[The Point] The Chinese ambassador to The Gambia Zhang Jiming has hailed the significant progress made in the bilateral relationship between The Gambia and China, saying the past year had witnessed the vitality of the relationship between the two count…

[The Point] The Chinese ambassador to The Gambia Zhang Jiming has hailed the significant progress made in the bilateral relationship between The Gambia and China, saying the past year had witnessed the vitality of the relationship between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Agric Sector Still Declining

[Business Day] Agriculture plays crucial role in the Ghanaian economy, and provides the main source of food, income and employment to their rural populations.

[Business Day] Agriculture plays crucial role in the Ghanaian economy, and provides the main source of food, income and employment to their rural populations.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Civil Service Produces More Thieves

[Business Day] The Ghanaian Civil service has unarguably become a cesspool of corruption. However, since they know how to cover their tracks, no one dares to look in their direction.

[Business Day] The Ghanaian Civil service has unarguably become a cesspool of corruption. However, since they know how to cover their tracks, no one dares to look in their direction.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Rampant Road Accidents Hampering Ghana’s Tourism Sector

[Business Day] An average of 2,000 mortalities per year over the past 5 years in Ghana via road accidents is alarming to say the least. Why should so many die from something that can either be avoided completely or reduced to the barest minimum.

[Business Day] An average of 2,000 mortalities per year over the past 5 years in Ghana via road accidents is alarming to say the least. Why should so many die from something that can either be avoided completely or reduced to the barest minimum.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana