Tostan-Gambia Disburses D806, 664 to Communities in Urr

[Daily Observer] Tostan-Gambia, an international NGO operating in the Upper River Region of the country, has recently disbursed a sum of D806, 664 to 30 Fula communities, who have recently completed a 3-year holistic Community Empowerment Programme (CM…

[Daily Observer] Tostan-Gambia, an international NGO operating in the Upper River Region of the country, has recently disbursed a sum of D806, 664 to 30 Fula communities, who have recently completed a 3-year holistic Community Empowerment Programme (CMC) in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

More Revelations in NIA 9 Trial

[Daily Observer] A second prosecution witness yesterday testified in the trial of nine former National Intelligence Agency (NIA) officials who are alleged to have being involved in the murder of Solo Sandeng while he was in state custody.

[Daily Observer] A second prosecution witness yesterday testified in the trial of nine former National Intelligence Agency (NIA) officials who are alleged to have being involved in the murder of Solo Sandeng while he was in state custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ex-SG Njogu Bah Acquitted, Discharged On Office Abuse Charge

[Daily Observer] Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie of the Banjul Magistrates’ Court has acquitted and discharged Dr. Njogu Lamin Bah – a onetime secretary general, head of the Civil Service and minister of Presidential Affairs in Gambia’s former …

[Daily Observer] Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie of the Banjul Magistrates' Court has acquitted and discharged Dr. Njogu Lamin Bah - a onetime secretary general, head of the Civil Service and minister of Presidential Affairs in Gambia's former government - following the submission of an application by state prosecutor; M. Jobe for the abuse of office charge to be withdrawn on Dr. Bah. Prosecutor Jobe submitted the application pursuant to Section 68(1) of the Criminal Procedure Code.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Dr. Adekunle – the Media Keeps Development of Nations

[Daily Observer] Dr. Adekunle, a lecturer at the School of Journalism and Digital Media, University of The Gambia has stated that the media is the body which keeps the development of nations, as government and other stakeholders are monitored to ensure…

[Daily Observer] Dr. Adekunle, a lecturer at the School of Journalism and Digital Media, University of The Gambia has stated that the media is the body which keeps the development of nations, as government and other stakeholders are monitored to ensure they act positively for the interest of their respective countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

SHG Graduates First Mentorship Batch

[Daily Observer] Safe Hands for Girls (SHG), a youth-based advocacy organisation recently graduated its first batch of their ongoing mentorship programme, which targets school going children in The Gambia.

[Daily Observer] Safe Hands for Girls (SHG), a youth-based advocacy organisation recently graduated its first batch of their ongoing mentorship programme, which targets school going children in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Introducing Super Star Football Academy in Ebo Town

[Daily Observer] Super Star Football Academy FC is a newly established football academy, located in Ebo Town in the Kanifing Municipality of The Gambia. The main purpose of establishing the academy was to promote football among young ones and to develo…

[Daily Observer] Super Star Football Academy FC is a newly established football academy, located in Ebo Town in the Kanifing Municipality of The Gambia. The main purpose of establishing the academy was to promote football among young ones and to develop their talents.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Wanted Suspect On the Run

[SAPS] NORTH WEST: The Hawks in the North West are looking for Pedro Chinedu Odoemenah (44). On 03 December 2009 Pedro was arrested for dealing in drugs, racketeering and drug trafficking.

[SAPS] NORTH WEST: The Hawks in the North West are looking for Pedro Chinedu Odoemenah (44). On 03 December 2009 Pedro was arrested for dealing in drugs, racketeering and drug trafficking.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Follow the Money Co-Founder in Gambia Visit

[Daily Observer] The Co-founder of Follow The Money Initiative, a Nigeria-based youth-led project that seeks to advocate for the efficient use of public funds, thereby promoting good governance, yesterday arrived in The Gambia.

[Daily Observer] The Co-founder of Follow The Money Initiative, a Nigeria-based youth-led project that seeks to advocate for the efficient use of public funds, thereby promoting good governance, yesterday arrived in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia