Gambia Nears ‘Last Mile’ of Malaria Elimination

[Daily Observer] Through international investment and a strong Gambian-led campaign, The Gambia has seen a significant drop in the prevalence of malaria and of new infections of the disease. With a prevalence of only 0.2 percent, the country can now se…

[Daily Observer] Through international investment and a strong Gambian-led campaign, The Gambia has seen a significant drop in the prevalence of malaria and of new infections of the disease. With a prevalence of only 0.2 percent, the country can now see a clear path to 'no new cases' of malaria by the year 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

IUU Fishing Is a Global Problem Says Minister Gomez

[Daily Observer] The minister of Fisheries, Water Resource and National Assembly Matters on Tuesday informed deputies at the National Assembly that the issue of Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) fishing is a global problem and The Gambia is not…

[Daily Observer] The minister of Fisheries, Water Resource and National Assembly Matters on Tuesday informed deputies at the National Assembly that the issue of Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) fishing is a global problem and The Gambia is not an exception to the undesirable menace of IUU fishing activities in our waters.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gyin Gambia, MP Consultancy Firm Sign MOU

[Daily Observer] Global Youth Innovation Network (GYIN) Gambia and Managers’ Prescription Consultancy Firm have recently signed two official documents- a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Contractual Agreement that sought to support youth in the ar…

[Daily Observer] Global Youth Innovation Network (GYIN) Gambia and Managers' Prescription Consultancy Firm have recently signed two official documents- a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Contractual Agreement that sought to support youth in the area of entrepreneurship through a three (3) months mentorship programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Parliament Approves 17% Increase in Next Fiscal Year Budget to 320.8 Billion Br

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian parliament has approved a 320.8 billion Br budget for the coming fiscal year in its final meeting before the conclusion of the current fiscal year. The amount is 17pc higher than the previous fiscal year.

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian parliament has approved a 320.8 billion Br budget for the coming fiscal year in its final meeting before the conclusion of the current fiscal year. The amount is 17pc higher than the previous fiscal year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Locals Demand National Day of Mourning for Stadium Victims

[Nyasa Times] Malawians have taken up on social media to express their shock and anger over the stampede at Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe that killed eight people and injured 62 more.

[Nyasa Times] Malawians have taken up on social media to express their shock and anger over the stampede at Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe that killed eight people and injured 62 more.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Pentecostal Prelate Lauds Ellen

[NEWS] The Pastor of the United Pentecostal Church in Palm Beach, Florida, United States of America, Rev. Daniel Kyle, has praised President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for tremendous improvement in Liberia.

[NEWS] The Pastor of the United Pentecostal Church in Palm Beach, Florida, United States of America, Rev. Daniel Kyle, has praised President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for tremendous improvement in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ex-ADA Boss ‘Exonerates’ Boakai

[NEWS] The former Manager for African Development Aid Libyan African Portfolio (ADA/LAP), Elvis G. Morris has refuted claims that it dashed out US$30,000 to Vice President Joseph N. Boakai to facilitate his trip to the company’s project site in Foya, L…

[NEWS] The former Manager for African Development Aid Libyan African Portfolio (ADA/LAP), Elvis G. Morris has refuted claims that it dashed out US$30,000 to Vice President Joseph N. Boakai to facilitate his trip to the company's project site in Foya, Lofa County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

USAID Provides U.S.$6.5 Million

[NEWS] The Minister of Public Works Gyude Moore has revealed that the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has provided US$6.5 million for the completion of the Gbarnga-Voinjama Highway.

[NEWS] The Minister of Public Works Gyude Moore has revealed that the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has provided US$6.5 million for the completion of the Gbarnga-Voinjama Highway.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia