Gambia Winger Saihou Gassama Seeking Deal in Portugal

[Foroyaa] Saihou Gassama is ardent on landing a contract in Portugal as he trials with Académica, Foroyaa Sport can reveal. The attacking midfielder is hoping to make an impression in a bid to be offered a deal by second tier side Académica.

[Foroyaa] Saihou Gassama is ardent on landing a contract in Portugal as he trials with Académica, Foroyaa Sport can reveal. The attacking midfielder is hoping to make an impression in a bid to be offered a deal by second tier side Académica.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Issue of the Dumpsite Must Be Taken Seriously

[Foroyaa] The KMC members are elected to serve the municipality which includes waste management. The Bakoteh Dumpsite poses serious health and environmental risks to the immediate residents of Bakoteh and Manjai which should be the concern of the KMC. …

[Foroyaa] The KMC members are elected to serve the municipality which includes waste management. The Bakoteh Dumpsite poses serious health and environmental risks to the immediate residents of Bakoteh and Manjai which should be the concern of the KMC. The KMC has accepted to dialogue with the communities but it needs to do more to convince the public that it is taking this seriously. It has to come up with short term and long term solutions that can convince the residents.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

State Ready to Help Extradite Joyce Banda From U.S.

[Nyasa Times] Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) say it is ready to process the extradition of embattled former president Joyce Banda from the US to answer cashgate related offences.

[Nyasa Times] Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) say it is ready to process the extradition of embattled former president Joyce Banda from the US to answer cashgate related offences.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Controversy Surrounds Raid on Suspected Expired Sulphur

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -While Mtwara regional authorities have reportedly seized expired Sulphur, used for spraying cashew trees, the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute (TPRI) officers have reported to the Minister of State in the President’s Offi…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -While Mtwara regional authorities have reportedly seized expired Sulphur, used for spraying cashew trees, the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute (TPRI) officers have reported to the Minister of State in the President's Office (Regional Administration and Local Government), Mr George Simbachawene, that government agencies keep interfering with the administration of the said substance.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kagame, Weakened Opposition Face Off in Elections

[VOA] Rwandans head to the polls Friday with President Paul Kagame widely expected to win a third term despite allegations of political repression. Nine of the 11 registered political parties have endorsed the incumbent but a few candidates of other pa…

[VOA] Rwandans head to the polls Friday with President Paul Kagame widely expected to win a third term despite allegations of political repression. Nine of the 11 registered political parties have endorsed the incumbent but a few candidates of other parties are still challenging Kagame.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rich Pickings for Busy Funeral Insurers

[New Zimbabwe] Despite many people not looking forward to dying, funeral insurers are getting rich pickings from people investing in death and registered a 56 percent growth in net profit for the year ended March 2016.

[New Zimbabwe] Despite many people not looking forward to dying, funeral insurers are getting rich pickings from people investing in death and registered a 56 percent growth in net profit for the year ended March 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Politician Canisius Banda Makes Fun of Mwamba’s Doctorate

[Zambia Reports] In typical Dr. Canisius Banda wit, the former UPND vice-president took to social media to poke fun at newly decorated honorary doctorate recipient Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba commonly known as GBM.

[Zambia Reports] In typical Dr. Canisius Banda wit, the former UPND vice-president took to social media to poke fun at newly decorated honorary doctorate recipient Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba commonly known as GBM.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

What Are We Missing Without the Awards?

[Citizen] When the National Arts Council in collaboration with some stakeholders launched the Tanzania Music Awards in 1999, it was one of many music-centric telecasts that doled out awards and irreverence equally.

[Citizen] When the National Arts Council in collaboration with some stakeholders launched the Tanzania Music Awards in 1999, it was one of many music-centric telecasts that doled out awards and irreverence equally.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania