President Orders Officials Implicated in Gemstone Reports to Step Down

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has ordered public officials implicated in two reports probing diamond and tanzania mining and business, to step down.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has ordered public officials implicated in two reports probing diamond and tanzania mining and business, to step down.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lissu Shooting Shocks Human Rights Body

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) has received with shock information about shooting of the outspoken Singida East MP (Chadema), Tundu Lissu, in Dodoma.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) has received with shock information about shooting of the outspoken Singida East MP (Chadema), Tundu Lissu, in Dodoma.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

How Assailants Tracked Lissu’s Car

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Rombo Member of Parliament Mr Joseph Selasini (Chadema) says according to information for Mr Tundu Lissu’s driver the assailants tracked Mr Lissu shortly after he left Parliament in the afternoon.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Rombo Member of Parliament Mr Joseph Selasini (Chadema) says according to information for Mr Tundu Lissu's driver the assailants tracked Mr Lissu shortly after he left Parliament in the afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

U.S.$465,000 Approved for Gambia for Petroleum Exploration-Related Training

[The Point] Connection with the review of model petroleum exploration and production licensing agreements and their negotiation in The Gambia by the Ministry of Petroleum & Energy.

[The Point] Connection with the review of model petroleum exploration and production licensing agreements and their negotiation in The Gambia by the Ministry of Petroleum & Energy.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambian Diplomats to Train On Diplomatic Skills

[The Point] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad is to hold a three-day training for Gambian diplomatic personnel and Foreign Service officers to enhance their diplomatic skills and service delivery.

[The Point] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad is to hold a three-day training for Gambian diplomatic personnel and Foreign Service officers to enhance their diplomatic skills and service delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Former President’s Office Was Operating 22 Accounts, Says Central Bank Official

[The Point] Karamo Jawara, principal banking officer at the Central Bank, yesterday made some startling revelations before the commission of inquiry looking into the assets and financial transactions of former president Yahya Jammeh.

[The Point] Karamo Jawara, principal banking officer at the Central Bank, yesterday made some startling revelations before the commission of inquiry looking into the assets and financial transactions of former president Yahya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ecowas Soldiers to Be Decorated With Medals

[The Point] Personnel of the ECOWAS Mission in The Gambia (ECOMIG) will be presented with the ECOWAS Peace Medals for their role in the restoration of democracy and peace in The Gambia.

[The Point] Personnel of the ECOWAS Mission in The Gambia (ECOMIG) will be presented with the ECOWAS Peace Medals for their role in the restoration of democracy and peace in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Residents Demand Name Change for Songo Toll Gate

[Concord] Village head of Makoloh, Osman Sesay, has called on government to change the name from Songo Toll Gate to Makoloh Toll Gate so as to retain the identity of the village where the gate is situated.

[Concord] Village head of Makoloh, Osman Sesay, has called on government to change the name from Songo Toll Gate to Makoloh Toll Gate so as to retain the identity of the village where the gate is situated.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Bank of Sierra Leone Staff Granted Bail

[Concord] Presiding Magistrate of Court No.1, Albert Moody, has yesterday granted bail in the sum of one hundred and twenty million Leones and one surety each in like sum to three bankers, five securities and one driver, all attached to the Bank of Sie…

[Concord] Presiding Magistrate of Court No.1, Albert Moody, has yesterday granted bail in the sum of one hundred and twenty million Leones and one surety each in like sum to three bankers, five securities and one driver, all attached to the Bank of Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone