Zille Readies for Battle As DA Suspends Her Ahead of Disciplinary Hearing

[Daily Maverick] It’s official. Helen Zille on Wednesday evening was suspended from all DA party activities, although she remains in her post as Western Cape premier. The decision comes after days of controversy following DA leader Mmusi Maimane’s anno…

[Daily Maverick] It's official. Helen Zille on Wednesday evening was suspended from all DA party activities, although she remains in her post as Western Cape premier. The decision comes after days of controversy following DA leader Mmusi Maimane's announcement on Saturday that Zille was suspended over her colonialism tweets, subsequently corrected by the party to have meant she has been given three days' notice to give reasons why she should not be suspended. By MARIANNE MERTEN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NERC Mulls Monthly Review of Electricity Tariffs

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) wednesday disclosed it was considering a major adjustment in the calculation of electricity tariffs to be paid by consumers in the country’s electricity sector.

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) wednesday disclosed it was considering a major adjustment in the calculation of electricity tariffs to be paid by consumers in the country's electricity sector.

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Sixth Prosecution Witness Testifies in Suspected Cannabis Case

[Daily Observer] Karamba Jarju, a narcotics officer attached at the scientific unit in Banjul yesterday testified as sixth prosecution witness in an alleged drug trial involving Ebrima Ndow, Bakary Jarju, Pa Matarr Darboe, Ousman Dumbuya and Abdoulie C…

[Daily Observer] Karamba Jarju, a narcotics officer attached at the scientific unit in Banjul yesterday testified as sixth prosecution witness in an alleged drug trial involving Ebrima Ndow, Bakary Jarju, Pa Matarr Darboe, Ousman Dumbuya and Abdoulie Chaw before Magistrate Lamin E Bittaye at the Sibanor Narcotics Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Barrow’s Govt Has the Responsibility to Intensify Self-Development

[Daily Observer] The U.S. Ambassador in The Gambia Her Excellency Patricia Alsup has said that under the administration of President Adama Barrow, every Gambian has the responsibility to Intensify their process of self-development, which is also civic-…

[Daily Observer] The U.S. Ambassador in The Gambia Her Excellency Patricia Alsup has said that under the administration of President Adama Barrow, every Gambian has the responsibility to Intensify their process of self-development, which is also civic- development.

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Seven Alleged Bakau Fighters Case Adjourned

[Daily Observer] The single count allegation charge of fighting in public leveled against 7 young men and women from Bakau has been adjourned to 21st June, 2017 for hearing at the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court.

[Daily Observer] The single count allegation charge of fighting in public leveled against 7 young men and women from Bakau has been adjourned to 21st June, 2017 for hearing at the Kanifing Magistrates' Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Another Six Kanilai Rioters Granted Bail

[Daily Observer] Six people who are charged for their alleged involvement in the 2nd June riot at Kanilai have each been granted D500, 000 bail by Magistrate Faal at the Brikama Magistrates’ Court yesterday. They were arraigned before the court on Tues…

[Daily Observer] Six people who are charged for their alleged involvement in the 2nd June riot at Kanilai have each been granted D500, 000 bail by Magistrate Faal at the Brikama Magistrates' Court yesterday. They were arraigned before the court on Tuesday where a first set of thirteen accused persons, also charged for their involvement in the same incident were granted each equal bail sum.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Interior Female Team Presents Trophies to Top Brass

[Daily Observer] The GFF Women 1st Division League Champions and FF Cup Winners, Interior Female Team recently presented the two trophies to the top brass of The Gambia Police Force at the Police Headquarters in Banjul.

[Daily Observer] The GFF Women 1st Division League Champions and FF Cup Winners, Interior Female Team recently presented the two trophies to the top brass of The Gambia Police Force at the Police Headquarters in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Nawec Resources Inadequate for Constant Electricity Supply

[Daily Observer] The Power Generator director of the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), BabucarrFaal has stated that, NAWEC does not have the adequate resources to supply constant and stable electricity to all its consumers.

[Daily Observer] The Power Generator director of the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), BabucarrFaal has stated that, NAWEC does not have the adequate resources to supply constant and stable electricity to all its consumers.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia