Full Military Honours for 14 Slain Soldiers

[Daily News] Full military honours for 14 slain Tanzania People’s Defence Forces (TPDF) soldiers killed in an encounter with ADF rebels in Kivu, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) last week was conducted in Dar es Salaam today (Thursday).

[Daily News] Full military honours for 14 slain Tanzania People's Defence Forces (TPDF) soldiers killed in an encounter with ADF rebels in Kivu, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) last week was conducted in Dar es Salaam today (Thursday).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

In Tanzania, UN Peacekeeping Chief Pays Tribute to ‘Blue Helmets’ Killed in DR Congo

[UN News] The head of United Nations peacekeeping operations on Thursday attended a ceremony in the port city of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, in honour of the country’s peacekeepers recently killed during their mission in a neighbouring country.

[UN News] The head of United Nations peacekeeping operations on Thursday attended a ceremony in the port city of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, in honour of the country's peacekeepers recently killed during their mission in a neighbouring country.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville

EALA – Why Jubilee MPs Rallied Behind Oburu Oginga

[Nation] Jubilee MPs rallied behind Dr Oburu Oginga, the elder brother of opposition leader Raila Odinga, to represent Kenya at the East African Legislative Assembly, despite the latter being President Kenyatta’s bitterest political rival.

[Nation] Jubilee MPs rallied behind Dr Oburu Oginga, the elder brother of opposition leader Raila Odinga, to represent Kenya at the East African Legislative Assembly, despite the latter being President Kenyatta's bitterest political rival.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

KCB’s Olago in Tight Race for Coach of the Year Award

[Nation] Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) rugby coach Curtis Olago faces stiff competition from other top coaches in race to emerge Coach of the Year in 2017 Safaricom Sports Personality of the year Awards (Soya).

[Nation] Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) rugby coach Curtis Olago faces stiff competition from other top coaches in race to emerge Coach of the Year in 2017 Safaricom Sports Personality of the year Awards (Soya).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

60 SECCOs to Operate in 2017 / 2018 Groundnut Trade Season

[Foroyaa] The Management of the National Food Security, Processing and Management Corporation has informed the press that 60 Cooperative Producers’ Marketing Societies have been pre-financed by the National Food Security, Processing and Management Corp…

[Foroyaa] The Management of the National Food Security, Processing and Management Corporation has informed the press that 60 Cooperative Producers' Marketing Societies have been pre-financed by the National Food Security, Processing and Management Corporation and they are currently operating.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Gambia Participates’ Observes International Anti-Corruption Day

[Foroyaa] An anti-corruption organisation called ‘Gambia Participates’ marked this year’s International Anti-Corruption Day at its office in Kanifing. December 9th is recognised by the United Nations as International Anti-Corruption Day.

[Foroyaa] An anti-corruption organisation called 'Gambia Participates' marked this year's International Anti-Corruption Day at its office in Kanifing. December 9th is recognised by the United Nations as International Anti-Corruption Day.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Plastic Bags – Threat to Human, Animal Health, Environment

[Foroyaa] Dawda Badgie, the Director of Technical Services Network at the National Environment Agency (NEA), has disclosed that plastic bag pollution renders severe environmental and health threat to humans, livestock and the Marine Eco-system; that du…

[Foroyaa] Dawda Badgie, the Director of Technical Services Network at the National Environment Agency (NEA), has disclosed that plastic bag pollution renders severe environmental and health threat to humans, livestock and the Marine Eco-system; that due to its adverse effects and uncompromising hazards, the Government of the Gambia has on 1st July 2015, banned the use, production and sale of plastics bags in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Stakeholders Brainstorm On Gnaip Second Farmer Programmes

[Foroyaa] The National Coordinating Organization for Farmer Association the Gambia NACOFAG over the weekend organized a day long consultation forum on The Gambia National Agriculture Investment Plan (GNAIP) Second Generation Farmer Consultations for th…

[Foroyaa] The National Coordinating Organization for Farmer Association the Gambia NACOFAG over the weekend organized a day long consultation forum on The Gambia National Agriculture Investment Plan (GNAIP) Second Generation Farmer Consultations for the network of farmer based and civil society organizations at its office in Brikama.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Women Sensitized On Forest Protection, Management

[Foroyaa] The African Women Network for Community Forest Management (REFACOF) over the weekend held a two-day sensitization workshop for women in Forest Management in the Lower River and West Coast Regions respectively. The forum was meant to expose wo…

[Foroyaa] The African Women Network for Community Forest Management (REFACOF) over the weekend held a two-day sensitization workshop for women in Forest Management in the Lower River and West Coast Regions respectively. The forum was meant to expose women to the protection and management of environmental and natural resources. The African Women Network for Community Management of Forest (REFACOF) is a regional network connecting countries to potentially manage forests and natural resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia