‘Gambia Cannot Develop Without Adequate Investment in Youth’

[The Point] Hon. Henry Gomez, Minister of Youth and Sports has stressed that Gambia’s development aspirations under the new administration could not be realized if adequate investment in youth is not made.

[The Point] Hon. Henry Gomez, Minister of Youth and Sports has stressed that Gambia's development aspirations under the new administration could not be realized if adequate investment in youth is not made.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Good Morning Mr President – Deyda Hydara, a Man Who Still Lives With Us

[The Point] December 16 is always celebrated as the anniversary of The Point Newspaper. This day used to be a very happy and joyous day in The Point as it also marks the birthday of Maria Hydara (Deyda’s wife) until that fateful December 16, 2004, at a…

[The Point] December 16 is always celebrated as the anniversary of The Point Newspaper. This day used to be a very happy and joyous day in The Point as it also marks the birthday of Maria Hydara (Deyda's wife) until that fateful December 16, 2004, at around 10.00 p.m. when the co-founder of The Point Newspaper Deyda Hydara was gunned down by unknown assailants along the Sankung Sillah Road in Kanifing.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Agony of Ida Jagne, Another Victim On the Night Deyda Was Killed

[The Point] It has been 13 years since that fateful day in 2004 when I was given lift home by Deyda Hydara late in the evening from The Point office on Garba Jahumpa Road. As soon as we entered, the road near the Sankung Sillah factory in Kanifing, I n…

[The Point] It has been 13 years since that fateful day in 2004 when I was given lift home by Deyda Hydara late in the evening from The Point office on Garba Jahumpa Road. As soon as we entered, the road near the Sankung Sillah factory in Kanifing, I noticed a car trying to overtake us and suddenly I heard what sounded like gunfire.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Jammeh Knew About Journalist’s Killing – Ex-Minister

[The Point] Amadou Scatred Janneh, a onetime minister of Information Communication and Infrastructure during the APRC regime has told journalists that the reaction of former President Yahya Jammeh had made him believed that Jammeh knew about Deday Hyda…

[The Point] Amadou Scatred Janneh, a onetime minister of Information Communication and Infrastructure during the APRC regime has told journalists that the reaction of former President Yahya Jammeh had made him believed that Jammeh knew about Deday Hydara's killing.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Marie-Pierre Hydara – ‘My Father Was Shot 3 Times… ‘

[The Point] Marie-Pierre Hydara, daughter of late journalist Deyda Hydara, has said that her father was shot “three times in cold blood by assassins” decrying the death brought their family to its knees.

[The Point] Marie-Pierre Hydara, daughter of late journalist Deyda Hydara, has said that her father was shot "three times in cold blood by assassins" decrying the death brought their family to its knees.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Health Minister Inaugurates Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit At Jeetoo Hospital

[Government of Mauritius] Government is determined to provide quality services to all citizens by placing health care at the core of its agenda with the priority of making the latest medical technology accessible to all.

[Government of Mauritius] Government is determined to provide quality services to all citizens by placing health care at the core of its agenda with the priority of making the latest medical technology accessible to all.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Well Done, Raila Odinga Tells Cyril Ramaphosa On ANC Poll Win

[Nation] Nasa leader Raila Odinga has congratulated South Africa’s Vice President Cyril Ramaphosa on his election as the new leader of the country’s independence party, the Africa National Congress.

[Nation] Nasa leader Raila Odinga has congratulated South Africa's Vice President Cyril Ramaphosa on his election as the new leader of the country's independence party, the Africa National Congress.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya