Red Hawks Beat Bk Milan in 2nd Division

[The Point] Red Hawks on Thursday thrashed BK Milan 3-0 in their opening 2016-2017 Gambia Football Federation second division league match, played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

[The Point] Red Hawks on Thursday thrashed BK Milan 3-0 in their opening 2016-2017 Gambia Football Federation second division league match, played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Euodoo Foundation Sponsors Methodist, Gambia High School Students

[The Point] Gambia Senior Secondary School and Gambia Methodist Academy Friday received a sponsorship package from EUODOO Foundation, who sponsored 9 (nine) children of the ancillary staff of Gambia Methodist Academy last year.

[The Point] Gambia Senior Secondary School and Gambia Methodist Academy Friday received a sponsorship package from EUODOO Foundation, who sponsored 9 (nine) children of the ancillary staff of Gambia Methodist Academy last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

UDP Supporters’ Court Case Stalls

[The Point] The criminal appeal case involving eleven (11) United Democratic Party supporters and the state could not proceed yesterday, before the Gambia Court of Appeal presided over by Justice Adegoke, Justice Awa Bah and Justice Edrissa Mb’ai.

[The Point] The criminal appeal case involving eleven (11) United Democratic Party supporters and the state could not proceed yesterday, before the Gambia Court of Appeal presided over by Justice Adegoke, Justice Awa Bah and Justice Edrissa Mb'ai.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

ECG Privatisation – Court Dismisses Injunction Suit

[Business Day] An Accra High Court presided over by Justice Afua Novisi Aryene has dismissed an interlocutory injunction application filed by a member of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Saaka Salia, by which he sought to stop the gove…

[Business Day] An Accra High Court presided over by Justice Afua Novisi Aryene has dismissed an interlocutory injunction application filed by a member of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Saaka Salia, by which he sought to stop the government from ceding part of the operations and management of the Electricity Company of Ghana to a private firm in a concession deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Agreement With Holland On Water Supply

[AIM] Maputo -The Dutch and Mozambican authorities on Tuesday signed two agreements to improve water supply, under which Holland will provide funding of 13.5 million euros (about 14.5 million US dollars).

[AIM] Maputo -The Dutch and Mozambican authorities on Tuesday signed two agreements to improve water supply, under which Holland will provide funding of 13.5 million euros (about 14.5 million US dollars).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Govt ‘Has Taken Very Important Steps’, Says IMF

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique has taken “very important steps” in recent weeks to deal with the “hidden debts” inherited from the previous government, the Deputy Director of the Africa Department of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), David Owen, told re…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique has taken "very important steps" in recent weeks to deal with the "hidden debts" inherited from the previous government, the Deputy Director of the Africa Department of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), David Owen, told reporters in Maputo.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nations Have the Will to Adapt Agriculture to Climate Change

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Ask an African farmer how climate change is affecting the community, and the response will be unequivocal. “It cut off my means of survival,” 66 year old Zimbabwean farmer Amon Makonese told us just last month, referring to the El Niño induced drought which struck last year. “It was one of the worst droughts we have ever seen,” he added. “I planted three hectares of maize, but it all wilted”.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Ask an African farmer how climate change is affecting the community, and the response will be unequivocal. "It cut off my means of survival," 66 year old Zimbabwean farmer Amon Makonese told us just last month, referring to the El Niño induced drought which struck last year. "It was one of the worst droughts we have ever seen," he added. "I planted three hectares of maize, but it all wilted".

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Court Jails Journalist Getachew Worku for One Year

[Addis Standard] The federal first instant court Arada branch has today jailed journalist Getachew Worku, editor-in-chief of the Amharic weekly independent Newspaper, Ethio-Mihidar, for one year.

[Addis Standard] The federal first instant court Arada branch has today jailed journalist Getachew Worku, editor-in-chief of the Amharic weekly independent Newspaper, Ethio-Mihidar, for one year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia