Kac Holds Reconciliation Meeting for Incoming and Outgoing Women Bureau Lady Councillors

[The Point] The Governor North Bank Region, Ebrima KS Dampha, has commended Kerewan Area Council (KAC) and the Women Bureau for complementing government’s efforts in promoting national reconciliation and peace building.

[The Point] The Governor North Bank Region, Ebrima KS Dampha, has commended Kerewan Area Council (KAC) and the Women Bureau for complementing government's efforts in promoting national reconciliation and peace building.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GDC Has No Mayoral Candidate Yet – Party Executive

[The Point] The Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), one of the two opposition parties in the country, said it has not yet selected any mayoral candidate for Banjul and KMC for the forthcoming local government election.

[The Point] The Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), one of the two opposition parties in the country, said it has not yet selected any mayoral candidate for Banjul and KMC for the forthcoming local government election.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia Turns to Private Companies for Maritime Policing

[The Point] Gambia is negotiating deals with three private companies to crack down on rampant illegal fishing in its territorial waters, a senior official with the fisheries ministry told Reuters.

[The Point] Gambia is negotiating deals with three private companies to crack down on rampant illegal fishing in its territorial waters, a senior official with the fisheries ministry told Reuters.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

International Medical Services to Invest in the Gambia

[The Point] President Adama Barrow yesterday received a team from International Medical Services (IMS), an Israeli group specialised in providing health care services in Africa.

[The Point] President Adama Barrow yesterday received a team from International Medical Services (IMS), an Israeli group specialised in providing health care services in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia Host Bissau in Friendly Warm-Up Saturday

[The Point] The Gambia Football Federation has confirmed that the Gambia Female Scorpions will feature in a friendly international match with their counterparts from Guinea Bissau slated for Saturday 16 September 2017 at the Independence Stadium in Bak…

[The Point] The Gambia Football Federation has confirmed that the Gambia Female Scorpions will feature in a friendly international match with their counterparts from Guinea Bissau slated for Saturday 16 September 2017 at the Independence Stadium in Bakau at 16:30pm.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Police Chief Inspector Commits ‘Suicide’

[The Point] Chief Inspector Fakebba Colley of Kotu Police Station Mobile Traffic Unit has allegedly committed suicide while on local treatment for an unspecified chronic ailment he had been battling with for more than one year.

[The Point] Chief Inspector Fakebba Colley of Kotu Police Station Mobile Traffic Unit has allegedly committed suicide while on local treatment for an unspecified chronic ailment he had been battling with for more than one year.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Clearing Agent Appears Before Commission

[The Point] Momodou Alpha Jallow, a clearing agent working with Gatson Company, yesterday testified before the commission of inquiry looking into the assets and financial transactions of former president Yahya Jammeh.

[The Point] Momodou Alpha Jallow, a clearing agent working with Gatson Company, yesterday testified before the commission of inquiry looking into the assets and financial transactions of former president Yahya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Koroma Receives Courtesy Call From New GM of Brussels Airlines

[Sierra Leone Government] President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma received on Wednesday 13 September the new General Manager of Brussels Airlines in Sierra Leone Estelle Van Eeckhout.

[Sierra Leone Government] President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma received on Wednesday 13 September the new General Manager of Brussels Airlines in Sierra Leone Estelle Van Eeckhout.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone