LGE Marred Yet Again By Low Voter Turnout

[Foroyaa] On Thursday 12th April 2018, Gambians across the country, went to the polls in Local Government Elections (LGE), to elect Councilors in their various Wards, who will represent them at the Municipal and Area Councils in their Regions. As usual…

[Foroyaa] On Thursday 12th April 2018, Gambians across the country, went to the polls in Local Government Elections (LGE), to elect Councilors in their various Wards, who will represent them at the Municipal and Area Councils in their Regions. As usual as in previous elections, polls started at 8: 00 am in the morning, after the usual inspection and display of ballot drums and tokens, carried out by polling staff in front of candidate representatives and the general public, to manifest the transparency in Gambian el

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Vogue Holiday Volunteers Train West Coast Region Football Coaches

[Foroyaa] Over 36 football coaches in the West Coast Region of The Gambia were beneficiaries of a 2-day training course recently organised by UK-based charity Vogue Holiday Volunteers in collaboration with their partners Lamin Sports Development Task F…

[Foroyaa] Over 36 football coaches in the West Coast Region of The Gambia were beneficiaries of a 2-day training course recently organised by UK-based charity Vogue Holiday Volunteers in collaboration with their partners Lamin Sports Development Task Force.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘YPM, Child Fund, Staunch Champions of Child Rights’-DA Jawo

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure Demba Ali Jawo, has underscored the pivotal role played by Young People in the Media (YPM) and Child Fund, as staunch champions and promoters of child rights and children’s issues.

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure Demba Ali Jawo, has underscored the pivotal role played by Young People in the Media (YPM) and Child Fund, as staunch champions and promoters of child rights and children's issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Rebels, Govt ‘Hopeful’ At Berlin Meeting

[Radio Dabanga] Berlin -Also the Sudanese armed movements that have been meeting with the delegation of the Government of Sudan in Berlin, Germany, expressed hope for a positive outcome of their informal consultations this week.

[Radio Dabanga] Berlin -Also the Sudanese armed movements that have been meeting with the delegation of the Government of Sudan in Berlin, Germany, expressed hope for a positive outcome of their informal consultations this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

North Darfur, UNHCR Receive 53 Sudanese Refugees From Chad

[Radio Dabanga] Tina -Fifty-three Sudanese refugees have returned to Sudan after living in eastern Chad for more than 14 years. The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the Commissioner of Refugees (COR) welcomed the first convoy in North Darfur.

[Radio Dabanga] Tina -Fifty-three Sudanese refugees have returned to Sudan after living in eastern Chad for more than 14 years. The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the Commissioner of Refugees (COR) welcomed the first convoy in North Darfur.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

292 Political Detainees Still in Prisons – Activists

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A long list of political detainees from Darfur has been published. Activists claim that they were not included in the presidential order to release all political detainees in Sudan because of their allegiance to the detained S…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A long list of political detainees from Darfur has been published. Activists claim that they were not included in the presidential order to release all political detainees in Sudan because of their allegiance to the detained Sheikh Musa Hilal.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

More Than 100 South Darfur Camp Homes Destroyed By Fire

[Radio Dabanga] Gireida -The number of fires in camps for displaced people in Darfur has flared up in the past two weeks, raising concerns for their strength and leaving dozens of families in the open.

[Radio Dabanga] Gireida -The number of fires in camps for displaced people in Darfur has flared up in the past two weeks, raising concerns for their strength and leaving dozens of families in the open.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan