Eye On Paris

[SudaNow] Eyes are on Paris and what the 4-day meeting of the Sudan Call opposition groups ending today will produce. Though it is the second meeting for this opposition body in five months, but this one has special significance.

[SudaNow] Eyes are on Paris and what the 4-day meeting of the Sudan Call opposition groups ending today will produce. Though it is the second meeting for this opposition body in five months, but this one has special significance.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Bunge Shuts Down for a Day to Mourn Fallen Legislator

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Tanzanian parliament has shut down its business on Monday (May 28) to allow legislators to mourn Kasuku Bilago – a Chadema lawmaker who passed away on Saturday.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Tanzanian parliament has shut down its business on Monday (May 28) to allow legislators to mourn Kasuku Bilago - a Chadema lawmaker who passed away on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Demba Savage’s Pk Earns Club Promotion, to Become First Gambian to Star in Turkish Super Lig

[Foroyaa] Winger Demba Savage is on the cusp of becoming the first Gambian to play in the Turkish premier league ranked highly in European football. BB Erzurumspor won promotion to the Turkish Super Lig after a nerve-wracking post-match spot-kicks in a…

[Foroyaa] Winger Demba Savage is on the cusp of becoming the first Gambian to play in the Turkish premier league ranked highly in European football. BB Erzurumspor won promotion to the Turkish Super Lig after a nerve-wracking post-match spot-kicks in a second division final play-off.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Basse Regional Chairperson Vows to Transform Council

[Foroyaa] The newly elected Chairperson for Basse Area Council Foday Danjo, has pledged to transform the Regional Council and uplift the livelihood of the people of URR. Danjo made this renewed mission during his swearing in ceremony held at Basse on T…

[Foroyaa] The newly elected Chairperson for Basse Area Council Foday Danjo, has pledged to transform the Regional Council and uplift the livelihood of the people of URR. Danjo made this renewed mission during his swearing in ceremony held at Basse on Thursday May 15th. The event has also witnessed the swearing in of fourteen elected Councillors, who are charged with the responsibility of developing the region in the interest of the people.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

G4 Security Guards Demand Better Remuneration

[Foroyaa] The G4 Security (G4S) guards attached to the US Embassy, Tuesday May 22, took to the streets demanding better working conditions. The protesters are demanding salary increment, reduction of long working hours and pending bonus to be paid to t…

[Foroyaa] The G4 Security (G4S) guards attached to the US Embassy, Tuesday May 22, took to the streets demanding better working conditions. The protesters are demanding salary increment, reduction of long working hours and pending bonus to be paid to them. The protest involved only the Company's Guards at the US Embassy. The protesters engaged their manager in a discussion lasting three hours at their headquarters in Fajara, without reaching a deal with him.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Violent Clashes Between Border Villages FRS Officer Wounded

[Foroyaa] A group of armed men from neighboring Senegal launched an attack on Jahanka village on the Gambian side of the border, where a Fire and Rescue Service officer was shot, villagers told Foroyaa.

[Foroyaa] A group of armed men from neighboring Senegal launched an attack on Jahanka village on the Gambian side of the border, where a Fire and Rescue Service officer was shot, villagers told Foroyaa.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Three Protestors Called for Questioning At Gunjur Police Station

[Foroyaa] Three activists from Gunjur were called for questioning at Gunjur Police Station concerning the excavation of the waste pipe at the Golden Lead Fishmeal factory. They were bailed and asked to report back at Gunjur Police station 9:00 this mor…

[Foroyaa] Three activists from Gunjur were called for questioning at Gunjur Police Station concerning the excavation of the waste pipe at the Golden Lead Fishmeal factory. They were bailed and asked to report back at Gunjur Police station 9:00 this morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

At the Court-Martial – Pw5 Gives Testimony

[Foroyaa] Captain Ousman Jallow, the fifth prosecution witness (PW5) in the ongoing desertion trial at the General Court-Martial involving Generals Umpa Mendy and Ansumana Tamba, told the Court that he flew with the former first lady to Equatorial Guin…

[Foroyaa] Captain Ousman Jallow, the fifth prosecution witness (PW5) in the ongoing desertion trial at the General Court-Martial involving Generals Umpa Mendy and Ansumana Tamba, told the Court that he flew with the former first lady to Equatorial Guinea, with the intention of coming back to the Gambia after completing his mission. PW5 was testifying during his cross examination on Wednesday 23rd May, 2018. When the case was called before the Judge Advocate Justice Aminata Saho-Ceesay, the accuse persons were presen

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GAF Deploys Troop in Jahanka

[Foroyaa] A fully loaded military truck of members of the Gambia Armed Forces were deployed to Jahanka village in the Central River Region to guard the village following threatening remarks made by a armed group from Casamance, Senegal, the Alkalo (Vil…

[Foroyaa] A fully loaded military truck of members of the Gambia Armed Forces were deployed to Jahanka village in the Central River Region to guard the village following threatening remarks made by a armed group from Casamance, Senegal, the Alkalo (Village Head) told Foroyaa on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia