Gambian Delegates Return From High-Level Meeting in USA

[The Point] A Gambian delegation namely; Hon. James F.P Gomez Minister of Fisheries, Water and National Assembly matters, Hon. Saffie Lowe-Ceesay Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Hon. Lamin B. Dibba Minister of Environment, Climate Change and Nat…

[The Point] A Gambian delegation namely; Hon. James F.P Gomez Minister of Fisheries, Water and National Assembly matters, Hon. Saffie Lowe-Ceesay Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Hon. Lamin B. Dibba Minister of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources and Modou Njai Director of Health Promotion and Education, has recently returned from a high-level ministerial meeting on water, sanitation and hygiene, held in Washington D.C. in the United States of America.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt to Make Farming a Business

[The Point] The minister of agriculture, Omar Jallow, has said the focus of the new government is to rebuild the agriculture sector to make farming a commercial venture by making it competitive and rewarding as a business.

[The Point] The minister of agriculture, Omar Jallow, has said the focus of the new government is to rebuild the agriculture sector to make farming a commercial venture by making it competitive and rewarding as a business.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Barrow Leaves for Ecowas Summit Tomorrow

[The Point] The Gambian leader, President Adama Barrow, would leave The Gambia at midday tomorrow, Saturday, to attend the 51st meeting of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Heads of State and Government Summit.

[The Point] The Gambian leader, President Adama Barrow, would leave The Gambia at midday tomorrow, Saturday, to attend the 51st meeting of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Heads of State and Government Summit.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Constitutional Court Validates Candidacies for Election

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Constitutional Court of Angola concluded on Thursday the validation of the candidacies of five Angolan political parties and an electoral coalition for the general election, to take place on August 23 of this year.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Constitutional Court of Angola concluded on Thursday the validation of the candidacies of five Angolan political parties and an electoral coalition for the general election, to take place on August 23 of this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Basketball – Angolan U-19 Team Train Ball Circulation Aspects

[ANGOP] Luanda -Ball movement from defense to pressing attack and rehearsed plays dominated Thursday morning the training session of the Angolan national under19 basketball team at Luanda?s multipurpose pavilion of Kilamba, with a view to their partici…

[ANGOP] Luanda -Ball movement from defense to pressing attack and rehearsed plays dominated Thursday morning the training session of the Angolan national under19 basketball team at Luanda?s multipurpose pavilion of Kilamba, with a view to their participation in World Cup, to take place on 1-9 July in Egypt.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

DR Congo – EU, U.S. Sanction Top Officials

[HRW] Washington -The United States on June 1, 2017, imposed targeted sanctions against the personal military chief of staff of President Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Human Rights Watch said today. The US also imposed sanctions on…

[HRW] Washington -The United States on June 1, 2017, imposed targeted sanctions against the personal military chief of staff of President Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Human Rights Watch said today. The US also imposed sanctions on a resort the adviser owns outside the capital, Kinshasa.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Detentions Among Students Evicted From Dorms

[Radio Dabanga] New Halfa / El Obeid -University students who refused to leave their dorms during the holiday season were detained by police or forcibly evacuated in Kassala and North Kordofan in the past days.

[Radio Dabanga] New Halfa / El Obeid -University students who refused to leave their dorms during the holiday season were detained by police or forcibly evacuated in Kassala and North Kordofan in the past days.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Military Market Shootout Kills Four in North Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Kabkabiya -A gunfight between a military commander and a member of his force resulted in the killing of four people, including the commander and a civilian in a market in North Darfur on Wednesday.

[Radio Dabanga] Kabkabiya -A gunfight between a military commander and a member of his force resulted in the killing of four people, including the commander and a civilian in a market in North Darfur on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan