Magistrate Transfers Assault Case to Childrens’ Court

[Daily Observer] Magistrate George of the Bundung Magistrates’ Court have transferred an alleged assault case of Modou Touray to the Childrens’ Court following the prosecuting officer’s tendering of age determination report from the Edward Francis Smal…

[Daily Observer] Magistrate George of the Bundung Magistrates' Court have transferred an alleged assault case of Modou Touray to the Childrens' Court following the prosecuting officer's tendering of age determination report from the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital that confirms that Mr. Touray was under age.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gamcoy 17 – Is the UN Aware of Our 30 Percent Deductions?

[Daily Observer] Personnel of Gamcoy 17 that returned from the troubled region of Darfur in Sudan since 2015 have questioned whether the United Nations (UN) was aware of the 30% deduction from their monies during their peacekeeping mission in Sudan.

[Daily Observer] Personnel of Gamcoy 17 that returned from the troubled region of Darfur in Sudan since 2015 have questioned whether the United Nations (UN) was aware of the 30% deduction from their monies during their peacekeeping mission in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Seminar On Waste Management Attracts International Participants

[Daily Observer] An international seminar on rural resilience and community waste management recently came to an end at the Gunjur Multi-Purpose Community Centre. The event organised jointly by the Arkleton Trust and WasteAid U.K., was designed to shar…

[Daily Observer] An international seminar on rural resilience and community waste management recently came to an end at the Gunjur Multi-Purpose Community Centre. The event organised jointly by the Arkleton Trust and WasteAid U.K., was designed to share experience in terms of innovative projects and good practice in building community resilience.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Letter to the Editor – Personal Opinion

[Daily Observer] With another cloud of political dust now calmly down, I pick the moment to push personal viewpoint on relevant issues. The other name for parliament is Law-Makers. Ideally it should have a membership of lawyers, to be of real meaning. …

[Daily Observer] With another cloud of political dust now calmly down, I pick the moment to push personal viewpoint on relevant issues. The other name for parliament is Law-Makers. Ideally it should have a membership of lawyers, to be of real meaning. Well, we happen to be in a country that is yet to mature to that fact.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

FSQA – No Plastic Rice in Gambian Market

[Daily Observer] The director general of the Food Safety and Quality Authority (FSQA) of the Gambia, Zainab Jallow has dispelled rumours that there was plastic rice in the Gambian market.

[Daily Observer] The director general of the Food Safety and Quality Authority (FSQA) of the Gambia, Zainab Jallow has dispelled rumours that there was plastic rice in the Gambian market.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Papa Gassama to Officiate At FIFA Confederations Cup

[Daily Observer] The Gambia and Africa’s best referee Bakary Papa Gassama has been included in the list of nine officials set to officiate at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia.

[Daily Observer] The Gambia and Africa's best referee Bakary Papa Gassama has been included in the list of nine officials set to officiate at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Cattle Rustling On the Rise in Crr Says Nloa Official

[Daily Observer] An official of the National Livestock Owners Association has expressed with concern the increasing reports of small ruminants and cattle rustling in the Central River Region and other parts of the country.

[Daily Observer] An official of the National Livestock Owners Association has expressed with concern the increasing reports of small ruminants and cattle rustling in the Central River Region and other parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

OMVG Not Going to Result in Any Resettlement of Populations – Minister Dibba

[Daily Observer] Lamin B. Dibba, the minister of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources has said that he has been made to understand that as far as The Gambia is concerned, the OMVG Energy Project is not going to result in any resettlement o…

[Daily Observer] Lamin B. Dibba, the minister of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources has said that he has been made to understand that as far as The Gambia is concerned, the OMVG Energy Project is not going to result in any resettlement of populations.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Today Is World Press Freedom Day

[Daily Observer] The media fraternity headed by Gambia Press Union and other interested groups in the world of pen pushers, will today mark World Press Freedom Day, through series of colourful activities in honour of the day, including public lecture t…

[Daily Observer] The media fraternity headed by Gambia Press Union and other interested groups in the world of pen pushers, will today mark World Press Freedom Day, through series of colourful activities in honour of the day, including public lecture to be delivered at the Faculty of Law.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Yankuba Badjie, Others Deny Killing Solo Sandeng

[Daily Observer] The former Director of Gambia’s defunct National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Yankuba Badjie and eight other officials of the agency has denied responsibility of the murder of Solo Sandeng and assault on other members of the 14th April, …

[Daily Observer] The former Director of Gambia's defunct National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Yankuba Badjie and eight other officials of the agency has denied responsibility of the murder of Solo Sandeng and assault on other members of the 14th April, 2016 protesters at West Field junction.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia