Alleged Drug Trafficker Denies Cannabis Being Found in His Possession

[Daily Observer] Drug prosecutors have levied a prohibited drug possession and drug trafficking charges against Ebrima Jarju at the Foni Sibanor Narcotics Court, but Mr. Jarju denied the charges, saying the suspected cannabis were not his and that none…

[Daily Observer] Drug prosecutors have levied a prohibited drug possession and drug trafficking charges against Ebrima Jarju at the Foni Sibanor Narcotics Court, but Mr. Jarju denied the charges, saying the suspected cannabis were not his and that none of the alleged substance was found in his possession after a search by narcotics officers.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Police Prosecutors Trained On Hipccl

[Daily Observer] Participants drawn from The Gambia Police Investigation and Prosecution Units were recently trained on issues such as Handling of Investigation and Prosecution of Children in Conflict with the Law (HIPCCL) at the University of The Gamb…

[Daily Observer] Participants drawn from The Gambia Police Investigation and Prosecution Units were recently trained on issues such as Handling of Investigation and Prosecution of Children in Conflict with the Law (HIPCCL) at the University of The Gambia Law Faculty in Kanifing.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

City Limit Radio Equips Staff On Fundamental Rights, Freedom

[Daily Observer] The management of City Limit Radio (CLR) last Wednesday commenced its capacity building for staff at the radio station’s office along Kairaba Avenue. The 18-day training dubbed; ‘Training on the Basics of the Protection of Fundamental …

[Daily Observer] The management of City Limit Radio (CLR) last Wednesday commenced its capacity building for staff at the radio station's office along Kairaba Avenue. The 18-day training dubbed; 'Training on the Basics of the Protection of Fundamental Right and Freedom as per the Constitution of the Gambia', is being sponsored through the EU-UNESCO project.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GPU to Celebrate World Press Freedom Day On Wednesday

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Press Union (GPU) will on Wednesday join the rest of the world to commemorate World Press Freedom Day. May 3, is set aside to celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom; to evaluate press freedom around the world,…

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Press Union (GPU) will on Wednesday join the rest of the world to commemorate World Press Freedom Day. May 3, is set aside to celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom; to evaluate press freedom around the world, to defend the media from attacks on their independence and to pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the exercise of their profession. The Theme for this year's celebration is; 'Critical Minds for Critical Times: Media's Role in Advancing Peaceful, Just and

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Court to Rule Whether Prima Facie Case Was Established in Alleged Assault Trial

[Daily Observer] Magistrate Isatou Dabo of Banjul Magistrates’ Court last Thursday adjourned an alleged assault case involving one Salieu John to 8 May when she would deliver a ruling on whether the prosecution has established a prima facie case agains…

[Daily Observer] Magistrate Isatou Dabo of Banjul Magistrates' Court last Thursday adjourned an alleged assault case involving one Salieu John to 8 May when she would deliver a ruling on whether the prosecution has established a prima facie case against Mr. John, who is standing trial on assault causing actual bodily harm.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Health Ministry, Who Launch 2015-2020 Monitoring Plan, Health Indicator Booklet

[Daily Observer] The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare in partnership with the World Health Organization, Gambia Office, Friday launched the first National Monitoring and Evaluation Plan (NM&EP) for 2015-2020 and the National Health Sector Indicator Booklet (NHSIB).

[Daily Observer] The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare in partnership with the World Health Organization, Gambia Office, Friday launched the first National Monitoring and Evaluation Plan (NM&EP) for 2015-2020 and the National Health Sector Indicator Booklet (NHSIB).

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

UNDP Rep. Says Empretec Can Facilitate Untapped Capital, Human Skills

[Daily Observer] The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) resident representative, has said that the Empretec – an integrated capacity building programme that provide demand-driven training and business development services to existing entrepren…

[Daily Observer] The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) resident representative, has said that the Empretec - an integrated capacity building programme that provide demand-driven training and business development services to existing entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs- can facilitate effective mobilisation of untapped capital and human skills and lead to diverse manufacturing activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Alleged NIA Impersonator Absent in Court On Trial Day

[Daily Observer] A man who is battling a six-count charge including impersonating as a National Intelligence Agency (NIA) operative has failed to appear in court on his trial day, last Thursday.

[Daily Observer] A man who is battling a six-count charge including impersonating as a National Intelligence Agency (NIA) operative has failed to appear in court on his trial day, last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Happy May Day

[Daily Observer] The Gambia joined the rest of the globe, celebrating what has become one of the most leading sporting day ever known to humanity, since its inception to date by the International Labour Organisation and other sporting institutions at b…

[Daily Observer] The Gambia joined the rest of the globe, celebrating what has become one of the most leading sporting day ever known to humanity, since its inception to date by the International Labour Organisation and other sporting institutions at both domestic and international level.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

ZCTU Want KK’S Portrait On Currency

The Zambia Congress of Trade Unions has appealed to President Edgar Lungu to restore the portrait of former first president Kenneth Kaunda on the Kwacha. ZCTU president Nkole Chishimba says doing so will be a symbol of respect and honour … Continued

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The Zambia Congress of Trade Unions has appealed to President Edgar Lungu to restore the portrait of former first president Kenneth Kaunda on the Kwacha. ZCTU president Nkole Chishimba says doing so will be a symbol of respect and honour to the former head of state. Chishimba said that the move is a global practice. Chishimba also commended President Lungu for embracing former President Rupiah Banda. Chishimba has also challenged politicians to emulate former president Banda for conceding defeat to ensure peace prevails in the country. Chishimba said that the current political situation leaves much to be desired and ZCTU is concerned that this has affected the working environment in the county. The ZCTU president has urged politicians to emulate former presidents Levy Patrick Mwanawasa and Michael Sata who reconciled and put national interest first. The post ZCTU Want KK’S Portrait On Currency appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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