Nine Patients Hospitalized in Cibitoke Due to Cholera Disease

[Iwacu] Since 20 October, 15 patients have been admitted to hospital in Rugombo Health Center in western Cibitoke province due to cholera disease. Up to this 25 October, only nine patients are still receiving treatment while six others recovered and we…

[Iwacu] Since 20 October, 15 patients have been admitted to hospital in Rugombo Health Center in western Cibitoke province due to cholera disease. Up to this 25 October, only nine patients are still receiving treatment while six others recovered and went back home. All of them are residents of Miduha sector of Rukana II hill in Rugombo commune of Cibitoke Province. According to hospital nurses, three people would have died before reaching the hospital. The local administration is investigating into the cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Women’s Bureau Trains Women On Entrepreneurship, Small Business Management

[Foroyaa] The Women’s Bureau in collaboration with COMCEC, Cooperation for Development from the Turkish’s Government, have commenced a seven-day training for women on entrepreneurship and management of small business, for women in the Gambia, Senegal a…

[Foroyaa] The Women's Bureau in collaboration with COMCEC, Cooperation for Development from the Turkish's Government, have commenced a seven-day training for women on entrepreneurship and management of small business, for women in the Gambia, Senegal and Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Kabba Bajo Fires Back At Critics – I Don’t Think Clubs Can Be Bought

[Foroyaa] Football boss Lamin Kabba Bajo has debunked claims that recent amounts set to be given to league clubs is aimed at bribing teams to earn a renewed mandate in next year’s GFF presidential elections.

[Foroyaa] Football boss Lamin Kabba Bajo has debunked claims that recent amounts set to be given to league clubs is aimed at bribing teams to earn a renewed mandate in next year's GFF presidential elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Former Finance Minister Appears At Janneh Commission

[Foroyaa] The former Minister of Finance Kebba S Touray, yesterday 23rd October 2017, appeared before the ‘Janneh’ Commission to explain the Joint Venture Agreement between The Gambia Government and Gallie Holding Company, for the purchase of two ferri…

[Foroyaa] The former Minister of Finance Kebba S Touray, yesterday 23rd October 2017, appeared before the 'Janneh' Commission to explain the Joint Venture Agreement between The Gambia Government and Gallie Holding Company, for the purchase of two ferries, Aljamdou and Kansala as well as the opening of the account purposely for the ferries, which he was a signatory to.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Foreign Affairs Minister Denies Calling for Togolese President’s Resignation

[Foroyaa] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad (MoFA), has on Monday refuted reports on Reuters News Agency which quoted the Foreign Minister Ousainou Darboe, calling for the resignation of Togolese President F…

[Foroyaa] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad (MoFA), has on Monday refuted reports on Reuters News Agency which quoted the Foreign Minister Ousainou Darboe, calling for the resignation of Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe, amid political crisis in Togo.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The New Gambia Call for Debates Among Leaders to Enlighten the People On the Way Forward

[Foroyaa] The use of GRTS and any other state media by any leader to condemn another political leader, is bad practice in leadership. What we need is leaders challenging each other’s principles, policies and programmes on how to make our nation better….

[Foroyaa] The use of GRTS and any other state media by any leader to condemn another political leader, is bad practice in leadership. What we need is leaders challenging each other's principles, policies and programmes on how to make our nation better. Sovereign citizens who deserve answers to their problems should also take part in analysing the different views expressed to know what serves the National interest. This is what prevents them from being robots who express hate messages against others, without any legi

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Matiangi Says Adequate Security in Place on Election Day

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi says adequate security measures have been put in place to ensure the fresh presidential election proceeds smoothly.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi says adequate security measures have been put in place to ensure the fresh presidential election proceeds smoothly.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya