Ruling Party, Opposition Reject New Election Team

[Nation] The electoral commission was on Wednesday headed for a fresh crisis after the appointment of a team to manage the repeat presidential elections provoked internal divisions within the agency and rejection by the major political players.

[Nation] The electoral commission was on Wednesday headed for a fresh crisis after the appointment of a team to manage the repeat presidential elections provoked internal divisions within the agency and rejection by the major political players.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Office of the Vice-President, State House, Banjul – Urgent Press Release

[The Point] The Government of The Gambia wishes to express its sympathy with flood victims countrywide, which resulted from the recent heavy rains and windstorm. The Government also wishes to express its commitment to provide humanitarian assistance to…

[The Point] The Government of The Gambia wishes to express its sympathy with flood victims countrywide, which resulted from the recent heavy rains and windstorm. The Government also wishes to express its commitment to provide humanitarian assistance to the affected communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Geology Director Given Sufficient Drill At Commission

[The Point] Abdoulie M. Cham, director at the Geology Department, was yesterday thoroughly questioned at the commission looking into the assets and financial transactions of former President Yahya Jammeh.

[The Point] Abdoulie M. Cham, director at the Geology Department, was yesterday thoroughly questioned at the commission looking into the assets and financial transactions of former President Yahya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Kabba Bids Farewell to Gambia’s Wafu Team

[The Point] GFF president Lamin Kabba Bajo has bade farewell to The Gambia’s WAFU Team bound for Accra, Ghana, where they will take part in the West Africa Football Union (WAFU) tournament slated from 9 to 24 September.

[The Point] GFF president Lamin Kabba Bajo has bade farewell to The Gambia's WAFU Team bound for Accra, Ghana, where they will take part in the West Africa Football Union (WAFU) tournament slated from 9 to 24 September.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Tumani Tenda Community Embarks On Indigenous Tree Planting

[The Point] The community of Tumani Tenda village in the West Coast Region in collaboration with All Gambia Forestry Platform, and representative from KAMFORA, Department of Forestry Tuesday embarked on a massive tree planting exercise at the Tumani Te…

[The Point] The community of Tumani Tenda village in the West Coast Region in collaboration with All Gambia Forestry Platform, and representative from KAMFORA, Department of Forestry Tuesday embarked on a massive tree planting exercise at the Tumani Tenda Forest Park.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Two Accused of Obscenity Change Plea

[The Point] Sarjo Sihgateh and Alagie Kujabi, the two suspects accused of publishing a naked video of one Malang Sidibeh, on 30 August 2017 changed their plea of guilty to not guilty before presiding magistrate Omar Jabang of the Brusubi Magistrates’ C…

[The Point] Sarjo Sihgateh and Alagie Kujabi, the two suspects accused of publishing a naked video of one Malang Sidibeh, on 30 August 2017 changed their plea of guilty to not guilty before presiding magistrate Omar Jabang of the Brusubi Magistrates' Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia