Gambia

By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) representative in The Gambia has underscored the link between sustainable agricultural developments to healthy forest, arguing that the former cannot take place without the latter. Perpetua Katepa-Kalala was speaking recently during the launch of the 2014 N...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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Reliable sources have disclosed to Daily Observer that relevant Gambian authorities have suspended a planned sub-regional convergence, “SAFRA”, in the country amidst fears that it  could be a potential source to spread the deadly Ebola virus over. SAFRA is a French acronym meaning a ...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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The executive director of the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) has stated that The Gambia so far has registered fewer disasters such as floods and windstorms in the 2014 rainy season in contrast to last year. Speaking to the Daily Observer Monday in an interview, Lt. Col Alhagie Sanneh said...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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The first female National Assembly member for Kiang West and a one-time United Democratic Party (UDP) regional chairman   in LRR have renewed the former opposition stronghold’s undivided allegiance to the president of the Republic and his ruling party. The duo pledged that the constituency...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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The executive director of the National Environmental Agency (NEA) has stressed the need for all to play their quota in environmental protection, arguing that it is not the business of the government alone. Ndey Sireng Bakurin was speaking during a sensitisation forum on Best Available Techniques (BAT...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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If everything goes as planned, the Abuko Nature Reserve will boast of an additional attraction this coming tourism season as part of efforts to restore its past glory, the Daily Observer has been informed. Officials of a United Kingdom-based Non-governmental Organisation, Eagle Height, have plans to ...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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Editorial The Daily Observer has been monitoring the reactions from stakeholders and fans alike after its publication announcing the proposal for nomination of Lamin Kaba Bajo, ahead of the Gambia Football Federation presidential elections on September 20. In that publication, we said that sources cl...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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The Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs(MoFEA) on Friday held a daylong consultation meeting for the people of Central River Region (CRR) on the Programme for Accelerated Growth and Employment (PAGE) mid-term evaluation in Janjangbureh, CRR. The consultative meeting brought together youth and wo...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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The African Risk Capacity (ARC), a specialised agency of the African Union, in collaboration with the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) recently held a two-day capacity- building programme on contingency planning for The Gambia at Red Croc Hotel, in Cape Point, Bakau. The workshop, which gat...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Sep 2nd, 2014
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The ‘Yirolu’ initiative of Musa Tabally Bojang, the Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC) chairperson of Kombo Central constituency over the weekend planted more trees, along the Marakisa- Sarsilami Highway, in Kombo Central District. Last week, the initiative, in ...