Jeggan Cole Memorial Foundation – 4th Annual Scholarship Award Ceremony

[The Point] “I can’t believe that I am here today enjoying 4 years of sponsorship by the Jeggan Cole Memorial Foundation (JCMF) and now in grade 11: this wouldn’t have happened without the support I have been receiving every year!” These are the words …

[The Point] "I can't believe that I am here today enjoying 4 years of sponsorship by the Jeggan Cole Memorial Foundation (JCMF) and now in grade 11: this wouldn't have happened without the support I have been receiving every year!" These are the words of Fatoumatta Touray, one of the recipients of this year's award.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Sangue Bi ‘Aduna’ Album Hits Senegal

[The Point] The artist Sangue Bi last week presented his second album entitled “Aduna” and took the opportunity to unveil his ambition to revive reggae in Senegal; reconnect with its popularity of the year.

[The Point] The artist Sangue Bi last week presented his second album entitled "Aduna" and took the opportunity to unveil his ambition to revive reggae in Senegal; reconnect with its popularity of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Three Injured As APRC Convoy Attacked At Mankamankunda

[The Point] Three supporters of the opposition Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction (APRC) have sustained injuries as their convoy coming from Basse heading to Jarra Soma was attacked at Mankamankunda, the home village of President Ada…

[The Point] Three supporters of the opposition Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction (APRC) have sustained injuries as their convoy coming from Basse heading to Jarra Soma was attacked at Mankamankunda, the home village of President Adama Barrow, impeachable sources informed The Point.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Essential Legal Aid and Access to Justice in the Gambia

[The Point] Mr. Charles Thomas is acting executive secretary of National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA). It was in the context of the various on-going national conferences on justice and access to justice that we caught up with him to seek his answers to …

[The Point] Mr. Charles Thomas is acting executive secretary of National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA). It was in the context of the various on-going national conferences on justice and access to justice that we caught up with him to seek his answers to some questions on the subject.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Secures U.S.$86.6 Million for Reconstruction of Laminkoto – Passamass Road

[The Point] The minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Amadou Sanneh, has revealed that the government of The Gambia has secured a three-year project of $86.6 million for the reconstruction of the Laminkoto-Passamass road.

[The Point] The minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Amadou Sanneh, has revealed that the government of The Gambia has secured a three-year project of $86.6 million for the reconstruction of the Laminkoto-Passamass road.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Chamisa Says ‘Ready to Lead’ After Tsvangirai Exit

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) deputy president and Morgan Tsvangirai’s long time ally has said that he was “ready to lead the party” when the veteran leader decides to steps down.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) deputy president and Morgan Tsvangirai's long time ally has said that he was "ready to lead the party" when the veteran leader decides to steps down.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Trade Kings in Cholera Fight Campaign

[Times of Zambia] FROM the time the first case of cholera was reported in Lusaka on October 6,2017, the number of people getting infected with the disease had grown to more than 2,000.

[Times of Zambia] FROM the time the first case of cholera was reported in Lusaka on October 6,2017, the number of people getting infected with the disease had grown to more than 2,000.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia