Lt. Col. Mai Touray Picked By Men in Black Suits

[Foroyaa] Lieutenant Colonel Mai Touray, a resident of Faji-Kunda, was picked up by a group of men in black suits and taken away to an unknown destination on Sunday, 15 January, 2017 around 9pm, a family source revealed.

[Foroyaa] Lieutenant Colonel Mai Touray, a resident of Faji-Kunda, was picked up by a group of men in black suits and taken away to an unknown destination on Sunday, 15 January, 2017 around 9pm, a family source revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Chief-Justice Recuses Himself From Case to Stop Barrow’s Inauguration

[Foroyaa] Emmanuel O. Fagbenle, the Chief-Justice of The Gambia, on Monday 16thJanuary, 2017 recused himself from hearing the injunction filed by the APRC attorney, Edward Antony Gomez, restraining him (Fagbenle) and any other judicial staff as well as…

[Foroyaa] Emmanuel O. Fagbenle, the Chief-Justice of The Gambia, on Monday 16thJanuary, 2017 recused himself from hearing the injunction filed by the APRC attorney, Edward Antony Gomez, restraining him (Fagbenle) and any other judicial staff as well as the President-elect Adama Barrow from proceeding with the swearing in or inauguration of the latter.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

A Peaceful Win-Win Solution or Violent Winner Takes All Solution?

[Foroyaa] Democracy provides for a peaceful transfer of executive power from one president to another and thus retains institutional memory for progress as one administration replaces another.

[Foroyaa] Democracy provides for a peaceful transfer of executive power from one president to another and thus retains institutional memory for progress as one administration replaces another.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Confirms Negotiation With Boko Haram to Free Chibok Girls

[This Day] The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, tuesday reassured that the negotiations for the release of other Chibok girls in captivity were ongoing.

[This Day] The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, tuesday reassured that the negotiations for the release of other Chibok girls in captivity were ongoing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

North-East – PCNI Seeks Return of 1,000,000 Children Back to Schools

[This Day] Abuja -The Presidential Committee on North-east Initiative (PCNI) has rolled out plans that will facilitate the reopening of schools to pave the way for the return of about 1,000,000 children to schools in the wake of the Boko Haram insurgen…

[This Day] Abuja -The Presidential Committee on North-east Initiative (PCNI) has rolled out plans that will facilitate the reopening of schools to pave the way for the return of about 1,000,000 children to schools in the wake of the Boko Haram insurgency that led to humanitarian crises in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Abuja Airport Closure May Exceed Scheduled Six Weeks

[This Day] Abuja -Construction giant, Julius Berger, Tuesday expressed its preparedness to ensure the completion of the repair of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport runway, Abuja, scheduled to take off on March 8, 2017, within the stipulated six weeks.

[This Day] Abuja -Construction giant, Julius Berger, Tuesday expressed its preparedness to ensure the completion of the repair of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport runway, Abuja, scheduled to take off on March 8, 2017, within the stipulated six weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Firewood Collector Beaten Comatose, Central Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Tur -In separate incidents in Tur in Central Darfur on Monday, three firewood collectors were assaulted and several passengers robbed of their equipment. One man is in a coma.

[Radio Dabanga] Tur -In separate incidents in Tur in Central Darfur on Monday, three firewood collectors were assaulted and several passengers robbed of their equipment. One man is in a coma.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan