Discharged Officer Complains of Delayed Benefits

[Foroyaa] A senior discharged member of the Gambia Armed Forces said he is yet to receive his benefits. “The process is very slow because yesterday I went to the bank and the cashier told me that no money has been posted in my account yet,” he lamented…

[Foroyaa] A senior discharged member of the Gambia Armed Forces said he is yet to receive his benefits. "The process is very slow because yesterday I went to the bank and the cashier told me that no money has been posted in my account yet," he lamented. He continued:"So I haven't receive my salaries, neither the benefits. If you discharge a family man like that and you mentioned in his letter that he will be given his accrued benefits and nothing happens, then things will not go right with that person and his family

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Janneh’ Commission Dismiss Business Mogul’s Discharge Application

[Foroyaa] The ‘Janneh’ Commission of Enquiry Chaired by Sourahata Janneh, yesterday 30th October 2017, dismissed the application made by Lawyer Mary Samba, on behalf of Business Tycoon Amadou Samba, for the discharge of the interim order.

[Foroyaa] The 'Janneh' Commission of Enquiry Chaired by Sourahata Janneh, yesterday 30th October 2017, dismissed the application made by Lawyer Mary Samba, on behalf of Business Tycoon Amadou Samba, for the discharge of the interim order.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Post Harvest Loss Reduction Management and Technique Training Starts

[Foroyaa] The Department of Agriculture under the auspices of the Ministry of Agriculture, has organized a five-day training in Post-Harvest Loss Reduction Management and Technique for Agricultural Extension workers and processors.

[Foroyaa] The Department of Agriculture under the auspices of the Ministry of Agriculture, has organized a five-day training in Post-Harvest Loss Reduction Management and Technique for Agricultural Extension workers and processors.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Old Flag Should Never Be Flown Again – Deputy President

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa condemned the display of the apartheid-era national flag by some people who participated in the #BlackMonday protests against farm murders.

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa condemned the display of the apartheid-era national flag by some people who participated in the #BlackMonday protests against farm murders.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Civil Societies Should Not Be Spectators of Government – Madi Jobarteh

[Foroyaa] Madi Jobarteh of the Association of Non – Government Organisations has indicated that civil society should not be spectators of the government but take charge of their own destiny.

[Foroyaa] Madi Jobarteh of the Association of Non - Government Organisations has indicated that civil society should not be spectators of the government but take charge of their own destiny.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Political Parties Should Have Their House in Order

[Foroyaa] Political leaders are expected to be the teachers and guides of their supporters. They should provide examples to their supporters in word and conduct. If Political supporters use violence in word and deed and are not sanctioned by their part…

[Foroyaa] Political leaders are expected to be the teachers and guides of their supporters. They should provide examples to their supporters in word and conduct. If Political supporters use violence in word and deed and are not sanctioned by their party, one would assume that the party leaders are condoning the violence. Hence the leaders themselves should be focused to render account, if stories of political violence continue. This is the way to get political parties to put their house in order.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Activista Trains Advocates On Democracy

[Foroyaa] Mr. Ansuman Camara, the Programme Officer of Activista, has at a recent forum on democracy outlined the important role young people continue to play in Gambia’s ongoing democratization process.

[Foroyaa] Mr. Ansuman Camara, the Programme Officer of Activista, has at a recent forum on democracy outlined the important role young people continue to play in Gambia's ongoing democratization process.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia