Two Former Captains Rearrested

[Foroyaa] Two former members of the Gambia Armed Forces, GAF, Captain Suwandi Camara and Captain Baboucarr Jarju have been rearrested and taken away by men in civilian clothes on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 around 8pm, police sources indicate to Foroyaa.

[Foroyaa] Two former members of the Gambia Armed Forces, GAF, Captain Suwandi Camara and Captain Baboucarr Jarju have been rearrested and taken away by men in civilian clothes on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 around 8pm, police sources indicate to Foroyaa.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GPU Organizes Training of Trainers On Freedom of Expression

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Press Union with funding from the United Nations Democracy Fund, (UNDEF), organized a training of trainers’ workshop on Freedom of Expression yesterday, 20 June at a local hotel in the Senegambia area.

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Press Union with funding from the United Nations Democracy Fund, (UNDEF), organized a training of trainers' workshop on Freedom of Expression yesterday, 20 June at a local hotel in the Senegambia area.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Kenya Simbas Rally to Retain Elgon Cup

[Nation] Kenya Simbas retained the Elgon Cup after edging out Uganda Cranes 56-51 on aggregate after the teams drew 33-33 in the second leg at RFUEA Grounds on Saturday.

[Nation] Kenya Simbas retained the Elgon Cup after edging out Uganda Cranes 56-51 on aggregate after the teams drew 33-33 in the second leg at RFUEA Grounds on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Detention Without Trial Persists – Are We Slowly Sliding to the Jammeh Era?

[Foroyaa] Detention without trial is persisting within the military. The following twelve soldiers: Warrant Officer Class 1 Ismaila Jammeh, Warrant Officer Class 1 Pa Sanneh, Warrant Officer Class 1 Alieu Jeng, Warrant Officer Class 2 Abdoulie Jallow a…

[Foroyaa] Detention without trial is persisting within the military. The following twelve soldiers: Warrant Officer Class 1 Ismaila Jammeh, Warrant Officer Class 1 Pa Sanneh, Warrant Officer Class 1 Alieu Jeng, Warrant Officer Class 2 Abdoulie Jallow alias Jallino, Staff Sergeant Lamin Sambou, Staff Sergeant Lamin Badgie, Staff Sergeant Amadou Badgie, Staff Sergeant Omar Jallow alias Oya, Lt Malick Jatta , Staff Sergeant Musa Johnson and Captain Jerreh Sonko have been held for more than seven two hours contrary to t

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

FAO/MOA Hold Stakeholders Workshop On FAW

[Foroyaa] The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, the Plant Protection Service through the Gambia government, organized a day’s stakeholder workshop on Fall Armyworm (FAW), o…

[Foroyaa] The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, the Plant Protection Service through the Gambia government, organized a day's stakeholder workshop on Fall Armyworm (FAW), on Tuesday 20th June 2017, at the Kairaba Beach Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

KM Mayor Calls for Reopening of Bakoteh Dump Site

[Foroyaa] The Lord Mayor of the Kanifing Municipality, Yankuba Colley, told journalists on Wednesday June 21, that the Bakoteh dump site should be reopened in order to halt indiscriminate dumping within the municipality. He said the site was closed by …

[Foroyaa] The Lord Mayor of the Kanifing Municipality, Yankuba Colley, told journalists on Wednesday June 21, that the Bakoteh dump site should be reopened in order to halt indiscriminate dumping within the municipality. He said the site was closed by individuals who claimed to manage the place. However, he said this has led to the unavailability of another site, where garbage can be dumped.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

No Need to Fight Over Land Ownership

[Foroyaa] The Department of Wildlife and Parks and GEPADG yesterday clashed over who should control the Gunjur reserved land. There is no need for a clash over this.

[Foroyaa] The Department of Wildlife and Parks and GEPADG yesterday clashed over who should control the Gunjur reserved land. There is no need for a clash over this.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Raymond Kibet, Maximilla Imali Warm Up for Worlds With Victory at Nyayo

[Nation] USA-based Raymond Kibet and Maximilla Imali warmed for the World Championships with victories in their respective 400m races during the national trials at Nyayo National Stadium on Saturday.

[Nation] USA-based Raymond Kibet and Maximilla Imali warmed for the World Championships with victories in their respective 400m races during the national trials at Nyayo National Stadium on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Emmanuel Korir Stuns Big Names to Seal London Ticket

[Nation] United States-based Emmanuel Korir caused a major upset, beating established athletes to win the men’s 800m and qualify for his maiden World Championships due August 4-13 in London.

[Nation] United States-based Emmanuel Korir caused a major upset, beating established athletes to win the men's 800m and qualify for his maiden World Championships due August 4-13 in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya