African Commission Calls for Victim-Centred Justice Mechanism

[The Point] A delegation of the African Commission of Human People’s Rights that just concluded a human rights promotion mission to The Gambia has emphasised the need for a victim-centred transitional justice mechanism.

[The Point] A delegation of the African Commission of Human People's Rights that just concluded a human rights promotion mission to The Gambia has emphasised the need for a victim-centred transitional justice mechanism.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Unicef, EU Provide D600 Cash to Vulnerable Households in Nbr, Crr and Urr

[The Point] UNICEF, with funding support from the European Union, has partnered with the Government of The Gambia through the National Nutrition Agency (NaNA) and the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, to ensure that lactating mothers receive D600 …

[The Point] UNICEF, with funding support from the European Union, has partnered with the Government of The Gambia through the National Nutrition Agency (NaNA) and the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, to ensure that lactating mothers receive D600 monthly payments to mitigate food insecurity and malnutrition in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

UTG Observes World Malaria Day

[The Point] The Educational Theatre Programme (ETP) at the University of The Gambia (UTG) yesterday observed World Malaria Day under the Theme: “Understand and Prevent Malaria”, at an event held at the Gambia College, Brikama Campus.

[The Point] The Educational Theatre Programme (ETP) at the University of The Gambia (UTG) yesterday observed World Malaria Day under the Theme: "Understand and Prevent Malaria", at an event held at the Gambia College, Brikama Campus.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Tread Cautiously Mr President

[The Point] The new government under the leadership of President Barrow has decided to lift restrictions on importation of such essential commodities as onions and potatoes, with an inducement of tax cut on imported items like flour.

[The Point] The new government under the leadership of President Barrow has decided to lift restrictions on importation of such essential commodities as onions and potatoes, with an inducement of tax cut on imported items like flour.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Supreme Court Sittings Begin May

[The Point] The Supreme Court of The Gambia, the country’s apex court, will begin general sittings from Monday 15 May to 9 June 2017, at the judicial complex at the Independence Drive in Banjul, judicial sources confirmed.

[The Point] The Supreme Court of The Gambia, the country's apex court, will begin general sittings from Monday 15 May to 9 June 2017, at the judicial complex at the Independence Drive in Banjul, judicial sources confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Family of Alhagi Malick Sey Tivaoune, Republic of Senegal

[The Point] The eldest son of Alagie Malick Sey is Seedy Ahmed Sey. He died before his time to be calipha. I 1916 on the 12th October, Seedy Ahmed Sey was taken to the world War by the French Colonizers, who come to Africa in search of soldiers.

[The Point] The eldest son of Alagie Malick Sey is Seedy Ahmed Sey. He died before his time to be calipha. I 1916 on the 12th October, Seedy Ahmed Sey was taken to the world War by the French Colonizers, who come to Africa in search of soldiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal