Miller Century Propels Knights to Third Spot

[News24Wire] A century from David Miller trumped tons by Rassie van der Dussen and Dwaine Pretorius as the Knights just about held their nerve to oust the Highveld Lions by four runs in their high-stakes One-Day Cup clash on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] A century from David Miller trumped tons by Rassie van der Dussen and Dwaine Pretorius as the Knights just about held their nerve to oust the Highveld Lions by four runs in their high-stakes One-Day Cup clash on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Refuses to Discharge NIA 9

[Foroyaa] The High Court in Banjul Yesterday 20th March, 2017 refused to strike out the nine erstwhile top National Intelligence Officials (NIA) murder and conspiracy case.

[Foroyaa] The High Court in Banjul Yesterday 20th March, 2017 refused to strike out the nine erstwhile top National Intelligence Officials (NIA) murder and conspiracy case.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

KMC Issues Statement On Bakoteh Dumpsite

[Foroyaa] The Kaniifng Municpality Council’s chief executive officer Mr. Pa Kalifa Sanyang yesterday issued a statement regarding the Bakoteh dumpsite, According to the CEO for several days now, a group of youth from Bakoteh and Manjai have blocked acc…

[Foroyaa] The Kaniifng Municpality Council's chief executive officer Mr. Pa Kalifa Sanyang yesterday issued a statement regarding the Bakoteh dumpsite, According to the CEO for several days now, a group of youth from Bakoteh and Manjai have blocked access to the Bakoteh dumpsite which is the only official dumpsite for the community.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GRTS Electoral Broadcast in Limbo

[Foroyaa] It is amazing that since the 15 March 2017candidates have been moving about their constituencies to campaign without access to the national broadcaster.

[Foroyaa] It is amazing that since the 15 March 2017candidates have been moving about their constituencies to campaign without access to the national broadcaster.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

25 Prison Inmates Graduate On Electrical Installation

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Prison Department in collaboration with Insight Training Centre, on Thursday, 16 March, 2017 ‘pumped out’ 25 prisoners who were trained on Electrical Installation. The ceremony was held at the prison headquarters in Banjul. This, a…

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Prison Department in collaboration with Insight Training Centre, on Thursday, 16 March, 2017 'pumped out' 25 prisoners who were trained on Electrical Installation. The ceremony was held at the prison headquarters in Banjul. This, according to the speakers, is the first time such a skill is embedded on the prisoners which will enable them live a better life in society.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Not Seeking a Salaried Job’ Ousman Sillah – PDOIS Candidate for Banjul North

[Foroyaa] While addressing his first rally in Tobacco Road, a district in the Banjul North constituency where he is contesting as a Candidate for the People’s Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS) in the forthcoming National As…

[Foroyaa] While addressing his first rally in Tobacco Road, a district in the Banjul North constituency where he is contesting as a Candidate for the People's Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS) in the forthcoming National Assembly election, Ousman Sillah said he is not seeking for a salary, privilege and or prestige but the mandate of the people to continue the political work he has been doing for more than three decades now without being asked or paid by the Gambian people to do so. "I w

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Youth Council Demand Justice for April 10 & 11 Victims

[Foroyaa] This April 2017 will be the 17th anniversary of the student demonstration of April 2000 which was violently suppressed by Gambian security forces, leaving more than 14 young students killed by bullets and several others injured, some maimed f…

[Foroyaa] This April 2017 will be the 17th anniversary of the student demonstration of April 2000 which was violently suppressed by Gambian security forces, leaving more than 14 young students killed by bullets and several others injured, some maimed for the rest of their lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Exposed – Cartels That Control Parking Slots in Nairobi Streets

[Capital FM] Nairobi -They are not just parking ‘boys’ within Nairobi City trying to earn a living, but a powerful cartel, well networked within the system which in return has assured them of a ‘conducive operating environment.’

[Capital FM] Nairobi -They are not just parking 'boys' within Nairobi City trying to earn a living, but a powerful cartel, well networked within the system which in return has assured them of a 'conducive operating environment.'

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

First Wave of Regional Protection Force to Deploy Within Weeks

[VOA] The outgoing United Nations undersecretary general for peacekeeping operations said Tuesday that he expects to see the first wave of a regional protection force to arrive in South Sudan within the next few weeks.

[VOA] The outgoing United Nations undersecretary general for peacekeeping operations said Tuesday that he expects to see the first wave of a regional protection force to arrive in South Sudan within the next few weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

We Must Ignore the Woman Abuse? – Twitter Users React to Spur Altercation

[News24Wire] After a video showing a man physically threatening a woman in front of his and her children at a Spur restaurant went viral on social media, Twitter users reacted with shock, with some defending the man. Spur restaurants nationwide banned …

[News24Wire] After a video showing a man physically threatening a woman in front of his and her children at a Spur restaurant went viral on social media, Twitter users reacted with shock, with some defending the man. Spur restaurants nationwide banned the man from their eateries after an apparent scuffle between children in the play area of the Texamo Spur at the Glen Shopping Centre, south of Johannesburg led to a confrontation between the parents. The man is heard telling the woman that her daughter had hit his son o

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa