Defence Urges Court to Quash Ebrima Jawara’s Case

[Foroyaa] Attorney for embattled Ebrima Jawara, Modou Drammeh on Monday 20th of February, 2017 urged the Banjul Magistrates Court presided over by Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie to dismiss the criminal case meted against his client for lack of…

[Foroyaa] Attorney for embattled Ebrima Jawara, Modou Drammeh on Monday 20th of February, 2017 urged the Banjul Magistrates Court presided over by Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie to dismiss the criminal case meted against his client for lack of diligent prosecution.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Coalition Reconciliation Committee Meets Communities of Kanfenda, Kwinella

[Foroyaa] Following the reported incident involving the supporters of the Coalition from Kwinella in Kiang and those of the APRC near the check point at Kafenda in Foni Kansala on Sunday, 19 February 2017, the National Reconciliation Committee establis…

[Foroyaa] Following the reported incident involving the supporters of the Coalition from Kwinella in Kiang and those of the APRC near the check point at Kafenda in Foni Kansala on Sunday, 19 February 2017, the National Reconciliation Committee established by the Coalition visited the two communities to promote peace and tolerance.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

25 People From Foni Remanded

[Foroyaa] Twenty five people from Foni on Monday appeared before Principal Magistrate Omar Cham of the lower court in Brikama charged with prohibition of Conduct conducive to the breach of the peace contrary to section 9 of the Public Order Act.

[Foroyaa] Twenty five people from Foni on Monday appeared before Principal Magistrate Omar Cham of the lower court in Brikama charged with prohibition of Conduct conducive to the breach of the peace contrary to section 9 of the Public Order Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Leaders Are Our Servants’ Mr. Bah

[Foroyaa] Mr. Musa Bah (The Scribbler) of Nusrat Senior Secondary School delivering on the topic Democracy and National Development said our leaders are not kings and queens but are entrusted to serve us. He made this remark on Friday, February 17, at …

[Foroyaa] Mr. Musa Bah (The Scribbler) of Nusrat Senior Secondary School delivering on the topic Democracy and National Development said our leaders are not kings and queens but are entrusted to serve us. He made this remark on Friday, February 17, at a symposium organised by the University of The Gambia under the leadership of Dr. Ismaila Ceesay of the School of Arts and Sciences at the Gambia College Auditorium. This year's theme was 'Democracy and National Development' looking into the 'Prospects and Challenges'

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Language of Impunity

[Foroyaa] When does a government commence to use the language of impunity? The answer is simple. It starts when its authorities are heard saying that “we will set examples”, “we will teach them a lesson.”

[Foroyaa] When does a government commence to use the language of impunity? The answer is simple. It starts when its authorities are heard saying that "we will set examples", "we will teach them a lesson."

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Over 60 MPs File Motion Against Hirshabelle Leader

[Shabelle] More than 60 Lawmakers have tabled a no confidence motion against the President of HirShabelle Ali Abdullahi Osoble over a complaint by local clans over cabinet nomination.

[Shabelle] More than 60 Lawmakers have tabled a no confidence motion against the President of HirShabelle Ali Abdullahi Osoble over a complaint by local clans over cabinet nomination.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Turkey to Support Somalia in Fight Against Al Shabaab

[Shabelle] Turkey and Kenya share the same vision on fighting terrorism as well as the refugee crisis, said the head of the Turkish parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee, in the Kenyan capital Nairobi Tuesday.

[Shabelle] Turkey and Kenya share the same vision on fighting terrorism as well as the refugee crisis, said the head of the Turkish parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee, in the Kenyan capital Nairobi Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia