Where Will the Youth Get Their Training If Training Institutions Are Closed?

[Foroyaa] The new government has a duty to provide education and training to the young. The education and training should be circumscribed by quality and relevance and should be accessible and affordable.

[Foroyaa] The new government has a duty to provide education and training to the young. The education and training should be circumscribed by quality and relevance and should be accessible and affordable.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Over 800 Dead in DRC Cholera Outbreak

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -MORE than 800 people have been killed as a result of a cholera epidemic linked to escalating conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The deaths of the 882 victims have been recorded from over 44 000 outbreaks since the …

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -MORE than 800 people have been killed as a result of a cholera epidemic linked to escalating conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The deaths of the 882 victims have been recorded from over 44 000 outbreaks since the beginning of the year. Authorities said while the cholera epidemic has been on a downward trend, however, a relatively large increase in the number of cases has been observed in the Kasai and Lomani provinces. The provinces of are the last to be affected by the epidemic and had n

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

War Veterans’ Memories to Be Immortalised

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -AN acclaimed project to collect and preserve the firsthand remembrances of United States wartime veterans is set to be introduced in Africa. The imminent replication is the brainchild of the Hope Africa non-governmental organis…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -AN acclaimed project to collect and preserve the firsthand remembrances of United States wartime veterans is set to be introduced in Africa. The imminent replication is the brainchild of the Hope Africa non-governmental organisation and the Red Cross, among others. Francis John, Founder and Executive Director of HOPe Africa, said, "The African programme will reconnect thousands of idle veterans with the past, to the beneficially of the present." He said this would resolve impeding insecurity in the contine

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dozens of Minors Rescued From Rebel Groups

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -MORE than 60 children have been rescued from armed groups in the war-torn Central African Republic (CAR). The 28 girls and 35 boys have been handed over to humanitarian actor for their social reintegration in the northern Kaga-Band…

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -MORE than 60 children have been rescued from armed groups in the war-torn Central African Republic (CAR). The 28 girls and 35 boys have been handed over to humanitarian actor for their social reintegration in the northern Kaga-Bandoro province. The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and UN Mission in CAR, which secured the release of the minors however, the persistence of high activism by armed groups means that the risk of enlisting children remains high in the area. Milita

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Peacekeepers Increasingly Caught in Mali Crossfire

[CAJ News] Bamako -THE killing of more than 80 peacekeepers in Mali has prompted calls for the United Nations to increase its presence in the West African country. The UN Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) is also hampered by crucial funding gaps …

[CAJ News] Bamako -THE killing of more than 80 peacekeepers in Mali has prompted calls for the United Nations to increase its presence in the West African country. The UN Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) is also hampered by crucial funding gaps in equipment and expertise. Of the 170 peacekeepers killed while serving in UN missions globally since the beginning of 2013 up to the end of September this year, 86 were with MINUSMA. "We need to do more in terms of training, how the force is organized, and modalities of how w

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Solar Scheme With Huawei Globally Lauded

[CAJ News] Yaounde -A micro-grid solar plant helping Cameroon improve the livelihoods of locals and boost economic development is among projects recognised at the just-ended Smart City Expo World Congress 2017. The initiative in the Central African cou…

[CAJ News] Yaounde -A micro-grid solar plant helping Cameroon improve the livelihoods of locals and boost economic development is among projects recognised at the just-ended Smart City Expo World Congress 2017. The initiative in the Central African country is among four projects by Huawei lauded at the congress in Barcelona, Spain. The Microgrid Solar Plant was an Innovation Idea Award finalist. Cameroon adopted Huawei's innovative solution to replace traditional power supply solutions that involve the development of mid- and

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

In NSC-GFF Saga – Football House Claims Regions Backing

[Foroyaa] The country’s football federation this week claim to enjoy unalloyed support from the regional associations. GFF dispatched a statement reiterating its position with the National Sports Council (NSC), a move of which, it said, followed a meet…

[Foroyaa] The country's football federation this week claim to enjoy unalloyed support from the regional associations. GFF dispatched a statement reiterating its position with the National Sports Council (NSC), a move of which, it said, followed a meeting last Sunday with all Regional Football Associations' (RFAs) presidents.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Returnees Detained, Released

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Police Force on Wednesday 15th November 2017, released 15 returnees who were arrested on Tuesday and detained overnight at the Kanifing Police Station, this medium can confirm.

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Police Force on Wednesday 15th November 2017, released 15 returnees who were arrested on Tuesday and detained overnight at the Kanifing Police Station, this medium can confirm.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Weaknesses Observed in Accountant General’s Report

[Foroyaa] The update on the lawful checks and scrutiny over public enterprises, agencies, and the public service delivery systems, continued at the national assembly Public Accounts Standing Committee (PAC), by the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Finan…

[Foroyaa] The update on the lawful checks and scrutiny over public enterprises, agencies, and the public service delivery systems, continued at the national assembly Public Accounts Standing Committee (PAC), by the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, Lamin Camara.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia