Epidemiological Corporation – 23,930 Cholera Patients in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / El Gedaref / Kabkabiya / Delling -Since the outbreak of cholera in August last year, 940 Sudanese have died. 23,930 people have been infected all over Sudan, the National Epidemiological Corporation reported on Friday. The Da…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / El Gedaref / Kabkabiya / Delling -Since the outbreak of cholera in August last year, 940 Sudanese have died. 23,930 people have been infected all over Sudan, the National Epidemiological Corporation reported on Friday. The Darfur Relief and Documentation Centre (DRDC) deplores the inability of the World Health Organization to investigate the cholera outbreak because the Sudanese government does not acknowledge the disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Safe Drinking Water a Concern for NAMSs in Their Constituencies

[Foroyaa] The physical assessment of safe drinking water points and their functionalities were conducted in 2009, covering a good numbers of villages across the country, said the Fisheries and Water Resources minister, during his response to concerns r…

[Foroyaa] The physical assessment of safe drinking water points and their functionalities were conducted in 2009, covering a good numbers of villages across the country, said the Fisheries and Water Resources minister, during his response to concerns raised by the National Assembly Member for Nianija, on the ministry's level of assessment and identifying communities for the provision of safe drinking water.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

FAO Hands Over Gmd29 Million Worth of Farm Inputs,

[Foroyaa] Malnutrition remains a big public health and development challenge for The Gambia with one in four children under the age of five in the country stunted. According to the Standardized Monitoring and Assessment of Relief and Transitions (SMART…

[Foroyaa] Malnutrition remains a big public health and development challenge for The Gambia with one in four children under the age of five in the country stunted. According to the Standardized Monitoring and Assessment of Relief and Transitions (SMART) Survey 2015, four administrative regions (namely the North Bank Region (NBR), Lower River Region (LRR), Central River Region (CRR) and Upper River Region (URR)) have stunting rates above the national average. The food and nutrition insecurity challenge in these commu

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Legislators Voice Concerns About Gambia Senegal Fisheries Agreement

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Fisheries and Water Resources has said that the bilateral reciprocal fishing agreement between the Gambia and Senegal is not new. The minister made this remark while responding to oral questions raised by the nominated member …

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Fisheries and Water Resources has said that the bilateral reciprocal fishing agreement between the Gambia and Senegal is not new. The minister made this remark while responding to oral questions raised by the nominated member of the National Assembly, Ya Kumba Jaiteh, followed by supplementary questions, during the questions and answers of the second ordinary session of the National Assembly, in the 2017 Legislative year, in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Military Commanders Replaced

[Foroyaa] A military source has informed Foroyaa that the country’s highest military commanders have been replaced by some senior officers. This according to the source took place since 3 July 2017.

[Foroyaa] A military source has informed Foroyaa that the country's highest military commanders have been replaced by some senior officers. This according to the source took place since 3 July 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt to Launch Tobacco Control Act 2016

[Foroyaa] The Gambia will, on the 18 July 2017, launched the Tobacco Control Act 2016(TCA), at the Arch 22 in Banjul and also present ‘World No Tobacco Day awards’ to the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs and the National Assembly of the Gambia …

[Foroyaa] The Gambia will, on the 18 July 2017, launched the Tobacco Control Act 2016(TCA), at the Arch 22 in Banjul and also present 'World No Tobacco Day awards' to the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs and the National Assembly of the Gambia respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Minister Launches the Debut Fund Programme for Young Artists

[Govt of SA] Arts and Culture Minister, Mr. Nathi Mthethwa will on Thursday, 13 July 2017 launch the Debut Fund Programme for emerging artists at Nangoza Jebe Community Hall in Port Elizabeth. The Fund seeks to strengthen knowledge and skills developme…

[Govt of SA] Arts and Culture Minister, Mr. Nathi Mthethwa will on Thursday, 13 July 2017 launch the Debut Fund Programme for emerging artists at Nangoza Jebe Community Hall in Port Elizabeth. The Fund seeks to strengthen knowledge and skills development for young artists and also give them opportunities to apply for funding to further support their ventures. The Programme is a partnership between the Department of Arts and Culture (DAC) and the Business Association of South Africa (BASA).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa