NAMS React to Faraba Banta Incident, Land Problems

[Foroyaa] National Assembly Members on Monday 18th June 2018, expressed disappointment in the way land problems are erupting in the country and the manner in which this is handled by the authorities. Deputies made these and other remarks during comment…

[Foroyaa] National Assembly Members on Monday 18th June 2018, expressed disappointment in the way land problems are erupting in the country and the manner in which this is handled by the authorities. Deputies made these and other remarks during comments, when laying the report of the National Assembly Select Committee on Lands and Local Government for adoption, at the NA building in Banjul.

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Police Shut Major Highways in Kaduna for El-Zakzaki’s Arraignment

[Premium Times] Major highways leading to Kaduna High Court along Independence Way in Kaduna metropolis were on Thursday shut ahead of the arraignment of the detained leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria also known as Shi’ite, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.

[Premium Times] Major highways leading to Kaduna High Court along Independence Way in Kaduna metropolis were on Thursday shut ahead of the arraignment of the detained leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria also known as Shi'ite, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.

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Challenging Times

[Foroyaa] The country was poising to listen what the President had to say during his state of the Nation address after getting pledges of support from the donor partners amounting to 1.45 Billon Euros.

[Foroyaa] The country was poising to listen what the President had to say during his state of the Nation address after getting pledges of support from the donor partners amounting to 1.45 Billon Euros.

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TANGO Expresses Concern Over Faraba Incident

[Foroyaa] Fajara, 19 June 2018:- TANGO has learnt with dismay and displeasure the disproportionate use of force by personnel of the Police Intervention Unit in Faraba leading to the death of two youth and injuries to several more on Monday 18 June 2018…

[Foroyaa] Fajara, 19 June 2018:- TANGO has learnt with dismay and displeasure the disproportionate use of force by personnel of the Police Intervention Unit in Faraba leading to the death of two youth and injuries to several more on Monday 18 June 2018. It is with a heavy heart that TANGO extends heartfelt condolences to the families of the deceased and prays that the departed souls rest in perfect peace and hopes for a speedy recovery for the injured. We wish to call on the residents of Faraba to continue to exerci

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French Clubs Not Giving Up On Signing Njie

[Foroyaa] Olympique Marseille and Monaco, the two French Ligue One giants, are ardent on pestering Portuguese club Boavista for the services of Yusupha Njie, Foroyaa Sport can report.

[Foroyaa] Olympique Marseille and Monaco, the two French Ligue One giants, are ardent on pestering Portuguese club Boavista for the services of Yusupha Njie, Foroyaa Sport can report.

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At the ‘Janneh’ Commission – ‘NAWEC Was Operating in Terror’ M B Jallow

[Foroyaa] Momodou B. Jallow, former Managing Director of NAWEC, yesterday told the ‘Janneh’ Commission that the Energy Company was operating in terror, under the former regime.

[Foroyaa] Momodou B. Jallow, former Managing Director of NAWEC, yesterday told the 'Janneh' Commission that the Energy Company was operating in terror, under the former regime.

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IHRDA, Article 19 Call On Government to Investigate Killings in the Faraba Banta Village Incident

[Foroyaa] IHRDA and Article 19, are concerned about media reports on the killing of two people during a confrontation between protesters and members of the Gambia Police Force in Faraba Banta on Monday, June 18th 2018.

[Foroyaa] IHRDA and Article 19, are concerned about media reports on the killing of two people during a confrontation between protesters and members of the Gambia Police Force in Faraba Banta on Monday, June 18th 2018.

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WANEP On Faraba Banta

[Foroyaa] The West Africa Network for Peace Building (WANEP) – The Gambia expresses concern over reports from the media and our National Early Warning System, of the violent incident between members of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU) and the Faraba …

[Foroyaa] The West Africa Network for Peace Building (WANEP) - The Gambia expresses concern over reports from the media and our National Early Warning System, of the violent incident between members of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU) and the Faraba Banta community on Monday June 18, 2018 following protest by the community against mining activities in Faraba Banta Village in the Kombo East District of West Coast Region. The incident resulted in the shooting and death of Bakary Kujabi and Ismaila Bah and injury to

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Gambia Center for Victims of Human Rights Violations

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Center for Victims of Human Rights Violations, the Victims’ Center, wishes to extend its condolences to the families of the victims of the Faraba Banta incident who were shot, killed and injured by members of the Gambia Police Inte…

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Center for Victims of Human Rights Violations, the Victims' Center, wishes to extend its condolences to the families of the victims of the Faraba Banta incident who were shot, killed and injured by members of the Gambia Police Intervention Unit (PIU).

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Newly Promoted Frosinone Tempt Gambian Striker Jallow

[Foroyaa] Striker Lamin Jallow is courting the attention of a number of clubs in Italy with newly promoted Serie A’s Frosinone the latest the queue up and enquire for the Gambian’s signature. Parent Chievo Verona last month turned down a whopping £1.5m offer for their Gambian forward Lamin Jallow.

[Foroyaa] Striker Lamin Jallow is courting the attention of a number of clubs in Italy with newly promoted Serie A's Frosinone the latest the queue up and enquire for the Gambian's signature. Parent Chievo Verona last month turned down a whopping £1.5m offer for their Gambian forward Lamin Jallow.

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