The Agric Minister Has a Task At Hand

[The Point] The alarm bells as regards the state of food insecurity and malnutrition in the country have been rung, with dire tunes that call for serious and meaningful actions from all stakeholders in the agricultural sector of the nation, particularl…

[The Point] The alarm bells as regards the state of food insecurity and malnutrition in the country have been rung, with dire tunes that call for serious and meaningful actions from all stakeholders in the agricultural sector of the nation, particularly the Ministry of Agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Stakeholders Validate National Biodiversity Committee

[The Point] The Department of Parks and Wildlife Management with the support of the PRCM Regional partnership for Marine Conservation in West Africa as well as stakeholders from various units on Wednesday converged at the Baobab Holiday Resort to valid…

[The Point] The Department of Parks and Wildlife Management with the support of the PRCM Regional partnership for Marine Conservation in West Africa as well as stakeholders from various units on Wednesday converged at the Baobab Holiday Resort to validate the National Biodiversity committee to oversee the implementation of the National Biodiversity Strategy and Action plan 2015-2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Bilbao FC Eye Double in Late Modou Janneh Memorial Intermediate Tourney

[The Point] Mighty Bilbao FC are eyeing a double in the 2017 late Modou Janneh Memorial intermediate football tournament after snatching their places in the quarterfinal of the league and knockout respectively.

[The Point] Mighty Bilbao FC are eyeing a double in the 2017 late Modou Janneh Memorial intermediate football tournament after snatching their places in the quarterfinal of the league and knockout respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘No Genuine Reconciliation Without Truth’ Says African Centre Chairperson

[The Point] There can be no genuine reconciliation in The Gambia without truth; the truth of human rights violation must be told and the perpetrators known, said Andrew Chigovera, chairperson of African Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies (AC…

[The Point] There can be no genuine reconciliation in The Gambia without truth; the truth of human rights violation must be told and the perpetrators known, said Andrew Chigovera, chairperson of African Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies (ACDHRS) Governing Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

ACI Conducts Seminar On Corruption

[The Point] Anti-Corruption International, The Gambia, on Tuesday held a panel discussion on corruption and corrupt practices and how to make The Gambia less vulnerable to corruption.

[The Point] Anti-Corruption International, The Gambia, on Tuesday held a panel discussion on corruption and corrupt practices and how to make The Gambia less vulnerable to corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Tapha Manneh Makes Debut History in Liberia

[The Point] Gambian international coach, Tapha Manneh, yesterday, 9 August 2017, created history in the Liberian domestic league after guiding his club to the domestic league crown in his debut season.

[The Point] Gambian international coach, Tapha Manneh, yesterday, 9 August 2017, created history in the Liberian domestic league after guiding his club to the domestic league crown in his debut season.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

CPA Workshop On Developing, Monitoring Framework for CRC Underway

[The Point] Child Protection Alliance (CPA) in fulfillment of its responsibility Wednesday commenced a three-day national workshop for its members to develop a composite monitoring action plan to monitor the implementation of the Convention on the Righ…

[The Point] Child Protection Alliance (CPA) in fulfillment of its responsibility Wednesday commenced a three-day national workshop for its members to develop a composite monitoring action plan to monitor the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Children (CRC), concluding observation and Universal Periodic Review (UPR) recommendation related to children.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘I Was Convinced, Not Actively Looking for Land’

[Daily Observer] Sainabou Secka, a complainant in a land dispute case has told a Bundung Magistrates’ Court that she was not actually looking for any piece of land to buy she was approached by an agent who convinced him to involve into property buying.

[Daily Observer] Sainabou Secka, a complainant in a land dispute case has told a Bundung Magistrates' Court that she was not actually looking for any piece of land to buy she was approached by an agent who convinced him to involve into property buying.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia Wrestling Federation Meets the Press

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Wrestling Federation on Tuesday convened a press conference on the closed wrestling season to share with the general public some of the activities they intend to implement during the off season.

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Wrestling Federation on Tuesday convened a press conference on the closed wrestling season to share with the general public some of the activities they intend to implement during the off season.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia