Gambia

By IAfrica
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Jul 30th, 2014
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, vowing that such will never be tolerated as there is no religious differences in the country. He pinpointed some Imams, whom, he said, would refuse to join the rest of the country to observe religious feasts such as Eid-al-Fitr known as Koriteh and the Tobaski, vowing to address it. His Excellency ...
By IAfrica
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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 peace, urged that as Muslims rejoice and celebrate th...
By IAfrica
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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 grounds across the country.  The Gambian lead...
By IAfrica
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Jul 30th, 2014
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Editorial Praise be to Allah who has guided us through this Holy Month of Ramadan; who has favoured the month of Ramadan over all other months and made it a great opportunity to attain rewards by committing good deeds. Believers have been competing in doing acts of obedience and spending in the cause...
By IAfrica
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Jul 30th, 2014
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The governor of the Central River Region has challenged the members of the region’s Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) to live up to expectation. Alhaji Omar Khan was speaking Wednesday during the Committee’s quarterly meeting in Janjangbureh. The meeting brought together head of departme...
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Jul 30th, 2014
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The United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) – Global Environment Facility (GEF) is seeking to identify five climate-resilient alternatives in income-generation livelihood activities for 15 communities around coastal zones across the country. It is part of the Coastal Resilient Proje...
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Jul 30th, 2014
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The executive director of African Network for Information and Action Against Drugs (RAID) The Gambia, has disclosed that,his organisation is seeking the enactment of the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare’s Tobacco Control Policy, at both the level of cabinet and the National Assembly. ...
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Jul 30th, 2014
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The Gambia Court of Appeal, presided over by Justice Emmanuel O. Fagbenle has dismissed the criminal appeal filed by Sarjo Fofana, former Chief of Naval Staff against his conviction and sentenced by the High Court in Banjul. The appellant, Sarjo Fofana was jointly charged and tried with Lang Tombong ...
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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 Smiling Coast of Africa at the weekend, as he sou...
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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 in Germany for FSV Frankfurt, has agreed a deal ...