Mad Foundation Extends Support to Bwiam Hospital, Schools

[Daily Observer] MAD Foundation, a U.K.-based charity recently extended benevolence in the form of hospital equipment, educational materials, sporting gears, among others, to Bwiam General Hospital, St. Edwards Nursery, Lower and Upper Basic schools as…

[Daily Observer] MAD Foundation, a U.K.-based charity recently extended benevolence in the form of hospital equipment, educational materials, sporting gears, among others, to Bwiam General Hospital, St. Edwards Nursery, Lower and Upper Basic schools as well as Fatima Senior Secondary School in the West Coast Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Livestock Owners Expressed Concern Over Increasing Cross Border Theft

[Daily Observer] Ebrima Jallow, president of the National Livestock Owners Association (NLOA) has raised concern over the increasing theft cases affecting their livestock, mostly around The Gambia-Senegal borders, and called on the Agriculture minister…

[Daily Observer] Ebrima Jallow, president of the National Livestock Owners Association (NLOA) has raised concern over the increasing theft cases affecting their livestock, mostly around The Gambia-Senegal borders, and called on the Agriculture minister to help them arrest the situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ecomig Forces Allegedly Shoot Protesters, Kill One and Injure Nine At Kanilai

[Daily Observer] In what started as a peaceful demonstration at Kanilai, the home village of former President Yahya Jammeh by the communities of Foni in the West Coast Region (WCR) has turned violent, as over 9 protesters were allegedly shot by the ECO…

[Daily Observer] In what started as a peaceful demonstration at Kanilai, the home village of former President Yahya Jammeh by the communities of Foni in the West Coast Region (WCR) has turned violent, as over 9 protesters were allegedly shot by the ECOMIG Forces stationed at Kanilai.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gamcotrap Intensifies Community Outreach On FGM Laws in Nbr

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Committee on Harmful Traditional Practices Affecting the Health of Women and Children (GAMCOTRAP) recently embarked on series of community outreach on thematic issues relating to Female Genital Mutilation Laws enacted in 2015.

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Committee on Harmful Traditional Practices Affecting the Health of Women and Children (GAMCOTRAP) recently embarked on series of community outreach on thematic issues relating to Female Genital Mutilation Laws enacted in 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Unfortunate Kanilai Incident

[Daily Observer] It’s rather very unfortunate for the alleged peaceful demonstration in Kanilai, ending with one death and nine others allegedly sustained injuries as a result of reactions from security personnel on ground, handling the matter.

[Daily Observer] It's rather very unfortunate for the alleged peaceful demonstration in Kanilai, ending with one death and nine others allegedly sustained injuries as a result of reactions from security personnel on ground, handling the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

ANC, Others Commit to Violence-Free Elections

[Observer] Twenty-two (22) political parties that recently took part in the National Elections Commission (NEC)-organized Inter-Party Consultative Committee have pledged to support free, fair and non-violent elections at the October polls.

[Observer] Twenty-two (22) political parties that recently took part in the National Elections Commission (NEC)-organized Inter-Party Consultative Committee have pledged to support free, fair and non-violent elections at the October polls.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Israel to Invest U.S.$1 Billion in Solar Energy in Ecowas, U.S.$20 Million for Liberia

[Observer] On the verge of a four-day tour of East Africa in 2016, Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu told his country’s media, “Israel returns to Africa, just as Africa is returning to Israel. In seizing the future, Israel is coming back to Af…

[Observer] On the verge of a four-day tour of East Africa in 2016, Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu told his country's media, "Israel returns to Africa, just as Africa is returning to Israel. In seizing the future, Israel is coming back to Africa in more than a verbal way."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mad Foundation Supports Bwiam Hospital, Schools

[The Point] Mad Foundation donated hospital, educational, sport materials among others to Bwiam General Hospital, St. Edwards Nursery, Lower, Upper Basic schools and Fatima Senior Secondary School last Thursday.

[The Point] Mad Foundation donated hospital, educational, sport materials among others to Bwiam General Hospital, St. Edwards Nursery, Lower, Upper Basic schools and Fatima Senior Secondary School last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia