2017 Rainy Season Expected to Undergo More Variability Than 2016 – DOWR

[Daily Observer] According to a press release from the Department of Water Resources (DOWR), it has been stated that the 2017 rainfall season is expected to undergo more variability than the 2016 season, with events such as onset, occasional flash floo…

[Daily Observer] According to a press release from the Department of Water Resources (DOWR), it has been stated that the 2017 rainfall season is expected to undergo more variability than the 2016 season, with events such as onset, occasional flash flooding and wet/dry spells.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Kanilai 13 Bail

[Daily Observer] The importance and significance of granting bail to accused persons in both developed and emerging democracies like the Gambia, cannot be understated, hence its provisions under the 1997 Constitution of the Gambia and other laws of the…

[Daily Observer] The importance and significance of granting bail to accused persons in both developed and emerging democracies like the Gambia, cannot be understated, hence its provisions under the 1997 Constitution of the Gambia and other laws of the land.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

UK Charity Extends Support to People Living With Disabilities

[Daily Observer] The People Empowerment Life Project, a U.K.-based charity recently donated food commodities to the Association of Blind People in the country at a ceremony held at Churchills Town.

[Daily Observer] The People Empowerment Life Project, a U.K.-based charity recently donated food commodities to the Association of Blind People in the country at a ceremony held at Churchills Town.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mayor Colley Responds to Tallinding Nam

[Daily Observer] The lord mayor of Kanifing Municipality (KMC), Alhaji Yankuba Colley has responded to the claim of Hon. Fatoumatta Jawara, the National Assembly Member for Tallinding Constituency that he (Mayor Colley) instigates violence against the …

[Daily Observer] The lord mayor of Kanifing Municipality (KMC), Alhaji Yankuba Colley has responded to the claim of Hon. Fatoumatta Jawara, the National Assembly Member for Tallinding Constituency that he (Mayor Colley) instigates violence against the United Democratic Party (UDP) supporters within Tallinding.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

IRI Trains Youth, Women On CSO Reform Agenda

[Daily Observer] The International Republican Institute (IRI) recently convened a three-day training for youths and women on civil-society organizations reforms agenda in The Gambia.

[Daily Observer] The International Republican Institute (IRI) recently convened a three-day training for youths and women on civil-society organizations reforms agenda in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Guptas’ Racism and Their Manipulation of Race in South Africa

[Daily Maverick] There are many things that are offensive about the conduct of the Gupta family. Their sense of entitlement to South Africa’s resources and disdain for the country’s people are perhaps most infuriating. The deluge of information being r…

[Daily Maverick] There are many things that are offensive about the conduct of the Gupta family. Their sense of entitlement to South Africa's resources and disdain for the country's people are perhaps most infuriating. The deluge of information being released into the public domain about their dodgy business practices and manipulation of political leaders and government officials might create a sense of powerlessness among ordinary citizens. But there should never be hopeless acceptance of the Guptas' corrupt and immoral p

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NIMET Targets N100 Billion Annual Revenue Through ‘Mobilemet’

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NiMet) is targeting to raise over N100billion in Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) by selling weather information through mobile phones to Nigerians.

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NiMet) is targeting to raise over N100billion in Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) by selling weather information through mobile phones to Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Firefighters Consider Water Bombing Knysna Fires

[News24Wire] Firefighters battling the rampant and vicious fires that broke out in Knysna are considering water bombing areas, as they are still not under control, and could begin to spread again.

[News24Wire] Firefighters battling the rampant and vicious fires that broke out in Knysna are considering water bombing areas, as they are still not under control, and could begin to spread again.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

University of Johannesburg Among Top Global Tertiary Institutions

[News24Wire] The University of Johannesburg (UJ) has advanced to the top 2.3% of universities globally, according to a world university ranking released on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The University of Johannesburg (UJ) has advanced to the top 2.3% of universities globally, according to a world university ranking released on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa