Weah Negotiates Reduction in Price of Rice, Liberia’s Staple

[Govt of Liberia] President George Manneh Weah has acknowledged the favorable response of rice importers to his request for reduction in the price of the nation’s staple food. The rice importers have reduced the price of a 25kg bag by two United States…

[Govt of Liberia] President George Manneh Weah has acknowledged the favorable response of rice importers to his request for reduction in the price of the nation's staple food. The rice importers have reduced the price of a 25kg bag by two United States Dollars while the price of a 50kg bag is reduced by US$4.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

32th Technical Meeting of the Economic and Monetary Committee Underway in Banjul

[The Point] The 32th Ordinary Technical Meeting of the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee and Operations and Administration of WAMA is currently underway at the Kairaba Beach hotel in Banjul.

[The Point] The 32th Ordinary Technical Meeting of the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee and Operations and Administration of WAMA is currently underway at the Kairaba Beach hotel in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Reassures Right to Freedom of Expression

[The Point] The government of The Gambia through the Ministry of Information Communication and Infrastructure has reassured Gambians and non-Gambians, following the questioning of Dr. Ismaila Ceesay, a Political Science lecturer at the University of Th…

[The Point] The government of The Gambia through the Ministry of Information Communication and Infrastructure has reassured Gambians and non-Gambians, following the questioning of Dr. Ismaila Ceesay, a Political Science lecturer at the University of The Gambia (UTG); that it upholds the fundamental right to freedom of expression.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Abuko Utd Criticises GFF for Awarding Maximum Points to Interior

[The Point] Abuko United Women Football Club has slammed Gambia Football Federation (GFF) on their decision of awarding maximum points to Interior Women Football Club following a colour clash in their recent fixture.

[The Point] Abuko United Women Football Club has slammed Gambia Football Federation (GFF) on their decision of awarding maximum points to Interior Women Football Club following a colour clash in their recent fixture.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GDC Selects New BCC Mayoral Aspirant

[The Point] Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) has told journalists during a press conference on Wednesday that they have selected Pa Musa Ndiaye as their candidate to vie for mayoral seat in the country’s capital, Banjul following the disqualification o…

[The Point] Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) has told journalists during a press conference on Wednesday that they have selected Pa Musa Ndiaye as their candidate to vie for mayoral seat in the country's capital, Banjul following the disqualification of Ebrima Jawo under the 2002 Local Government Act for not having a valid voter's card.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Madi Yacoub Heart Foundation Marathon Kicks Off

[Egypt Online] Renowned Egyptian international cardiologist Dr. Magdi Yacoub launched on Friday 02/02/2018 the annual marathon organized by Magdi Yacoub Heart Foundation (MYF), in front of the River Nile in Aswan.

[Egypt Online] Renowned Egyptian international cardiologist Dr. Magdi Yacoub launched on Friday 02/02/2018 the annual marathon organized by Magdi Yacoub Heart Foundation (MYF), in front of the River Nile in Aswan.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt