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By IAfrica
Jul 31st, 2014
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The founder and chief executive officer of Unique Solutions, Papa Yusupha Njie, will be attending the U.S.-Africa Business Forum to be held in Washington D.C. on Tuesday, July 29 2014, as part of the US-Africa Leaders’ Summit to be hosted by Pres...
By IAfrica
Jul 31st, 2014
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The founder and director of the Songhai Center – whose innovative institution specialises in training, production, research and development in agricultural entrepreneurship and agribusiness – has challenged Gambian youths to tighten their b...
By IAfrica
Jul 31st, 2014
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The Jammeh Foundation for Peace (JFP) recently distributed over five hundred chickens, among other food  items, to the needy. The distribution ceremony which was held at the Foundation’s office along the Kairaba Avenue last Thursday coincide...
By IAfrica
Jul 30th, 2014
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The Gambian leader, His Excellency Sheikh Prof. Alhaji Dr. Yahya Jammeh has used his Eid message to, among others, pray for the return of normalcy in conflict nations.  In his 2014 Eid-Ul-Fitr, message, President Jammeh, a staunch advocate of peac...
By IAfrica
Jul 30th, 2014
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Muslims in The Gambia on Monday, July 28th, joined millions around the world to observe the feast of Eid-al-Fitr, which marked the end of the Holy Month of Ramadan and intense supplications.   Prayers were held in major mosques and selected holy g...
By IAfrica
Jul 30th, 2014
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Two-time former boxing world champion, Amir Khan has pledged to support boxing in The Gambia. Khan was speaking in an interview with the media, including the Daily Observer after a recent visit in The Gambia. King Khan, as he is also known visited the ...
By IAfrica
Jul 30th, 2014
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Former Gambian international left-back Pa Saikou Kujabi has joined English sixth tier side Whitehawk. It is the first time that Kujabi has joined a club since leaving Hibernian at the end of Scottish Cup final two years ago. Kugabi, who has also played...
By IAfrica
Jul 25th, 2014
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The 2014 Global Human Development Report, published by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has recognised the progress made by The Gambia in human capital development. The report, on the theme ‘Sustaining progress: Reducing Vulnerabi...
By IAfrica
Jul 25th, 2014
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The vice president and Women’s Affairs minister has urged youth militants of the ruling Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction (APRC) and the entire youth poulation of The Gambia to indigenise the country’s endowed natural re...
By IAfrica
Jul 25th, 2014
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The minister of Health and Social Welfare has spoken of the Ministry’s desire to revitalise Primary Health Care (PHC) system across all the regions in the country. He also tasked health workers to create more PHC centers in the villages so as to ...