Coup, What Coup? the Vexing Question of How SADC and the AU Should React to Zimbabwe’s Situation

[Daily Maverick] It seems unlikely that the Zimbabwe situation – even though seeming to satisfy the elements of a coup, albeit in slow motion – will be defined as such.

[Daily Maverick] It seems unlikely that the Zimbabwe situation - even though seeming to satisfy the elements of a coup, albeit in slow motion - will be defined as such.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sassagate Reloaded – Officials Should Be Probed for Possible Malpractice – Court Panel

[Daily Maverick] While an Inter-ministerial Committee headed by Jeff Radebe, Minister in the Presidency, has overseen the signing of an implementation protocol between South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the South African Post Office (SAPO…

[Daily Maverick] While an Inter-ministerial Committee headed by Jeff Radebe, Minister in the Presidency, has overseen the signing of an implementation protocol between South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the South African Post Office (SAPO) for the payment of social grants, Sassa and Department of Social Development officials might find themselves facing criminal action for malpractice. A panel of experts appointed by the Constitutional Court in March has also asked that the court ensure that remedial action i

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Will the Barrow Administration Have Political Prisoners?

[Foroyaa] Political prisoners are those who are accused and detained or convicted for acts against or allegedly against the state. It ranges from crime against public order, sedition and treason. It may stop with a plot or failed attempt to overthrow a…

[Foroyaa] Political prisoners are those who are accused and detained or convicted for acts against or allegedly against the state. It ranges from crime against public order, sedition and treason. It may stop with a plot or failed attempt to overthrow a government.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Nigerian Air Force Personnel Visit GAF

[Foroyaa] Thirteen members of the Nigerian Air Force War College Course, visited the Gambia Armed Forces on 19th November 2017, marking their first visit to the country since the establishment of the new democracy.

[Foroyaa] Thirteen members of the Nigerian Air Force War College Course, visited the Gambia Armed Forces on 19th November 2017, marking their first visit to the country since the establishment of the new democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

In the NIA 9 Case – Court Summons Defence Lawyers to Appear

[Foroyaa] The presiding Judge in the ongoing criminal trial involving former senior officers of the NIA, has made an order for Lawyers EE Chime and CE Mene, to appear in court at the next adjourned date.

[Foroyaa] The presiding Judge in the ongoing criminal trial involving former senior officers of the NIA, has made an order for Lawyers EE Chime and CE Mene, to appear in court at the next adjourned date.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Amadou Samba Participated in the Sale of Kairaba,’ Momodou Lamin Sonko

[Foroyaa] Momodou Lamin Sonko, Country Coordinator for MA Kharafi and Sons while making clarifications on the acquisition of Kairaba Beach Hotel by the former President Yahya Jammeh, confirmed that business tycoon Amadou Samba, was indeed involved in t…

[Foroyaa] Momodou Lamin Sonko, Country Coordinator for MA Kharafi and Sons while making clarifications on the acquisition of Kairaba Beach Hotel by the former President Yahya Jammeh, confirmed that business tycoon Amadou Samba, was indeed involved in the sale of the said hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Customs Experts Converge Over Illicit Trade, Terrorism

[Foroyaa] The World Customs Organisation and the West and Central Africa Customs experts (WCA), have opened a two-day meeting in Banjul to discuss border protection from illicit trade and international terrorism.

[Foroyaa] The World Customs Organisation and the West and Central Africa Customs experts (WCA), have opened a two-day meeting in Banjul to discuss border protection from illicit trade and international terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

AG to Justify Retention of False Publications, Broadcasting Laws

[Foroyaa] The Attorney General and Minister of Justice Aboubacarr Tambadou, is expected to justify the State’s stance on retaining the law on false publication and broadcasting on Wednesday, November 22nd, at the Supreme Court, according to GPU Preside…

[Foroyaa] The Attorney General and Minister of Justice Aboubacarr Tambadou, is expected to justify the State's stance on retaining the law on false publication and broadcasting on Wednesday, November 22nd, at the Supreme Court, according to GPU President, Bai Emil Touray.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Poisonous Tubers On Grazing Routes – 10 Injured As Herdsmen, Farmers Clash in Oyo

[Vanguard] No fewer than 10 people are in critical conditions in a private hospital at Igangan, Oke Ogun area of Oyo State, following injuries they sustained in a clash between farmers and herdsmen in the area.

[Vanguard] No fewer than 10 people are in critical conditions in a private hospital at Igangan, Oke Ogun area of Oyo State, following injuries they sustained in a clash between farmers and herdsmen in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria