Brikama (Gambia)

Type: City
Name: Brikama (Gambia)
Country: Gambia
Latitude: 13.28
Longitude: -16.66
population: 101,805
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Man Convicted for Escaping From Lawful Custody

One Fallou Ceesay, was on Wednesday convicted and sentenced to serve one-year imprisonment, by Magistrate Samateh of the Brikama Magistrates' Court for escaping under lawful custody, contrary to the Laws of The Gambia.According to the particulars of offence, ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

4GP Donates Medical Items, Computers to Serekunda Health Centre

In their drive to enhance quality health care services in the country, For Gambia Projects (4GP) has donated medical items and computers to the Serekunda Health Centre.Aja Rohey Sambou, one of the founders of the organisation, who gave a background of ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Gains Made in the Area of Judiciary Since 1994

Judiciary as the third branch of government plays an essential role towards achieving sustainable human, political and socio-economic development of any given country. Its primary role is to dispense or adjudicate justice without fear, favour, affection ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: WCR Youth Unveils Agricultural Coordinating Body

The young people of West Coast Region (WCR) tasked by its members with the responsibility to handle agricultural initiatives and matters of the region have established an Agricultural Coordinating Committee.The committee, according to officials was established ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

20 Years of Energy Sector Transformation

20 years on, the country's energy sector still remains a high priority in the development agenda of the AFPRC/APRC administration, cognizant of the fact that no meaningful development is possible in the absence of a vibrant energy sector. Since assuming ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

WCR Governor Vows to Strengthen Collaboration With NEA

The governor of the West Coast Region (WCR) has renewed her office's commitment to strengthen ties with the National Environment Agency (NEA), through its regional office in Brikama towards environmental sanitation, as she stressed that sanitation is ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: Man Detained, Charged With Giving False Information

Lamin Camara, a native of Banyika village in Kombo South district in the West Coast Region, has been charged with one count of giving false information to a public officer. According to the MFWA's sources, Camara on July 14, 2014, appeared before the ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: BAC Launches Six-Year Strategic Plan

The Brikama Area Council (BAC) Tuesday launched its six-year strategic development plan that targets to make the institution more vibrant by strengthening local governance, improving service delivery and bolstering economic activities.The 34-page document, ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: BAC Donors' Forum Ends

The Brikama Area Council on Tuesday ended a four-day donors forum on youth participation and engagement of the Nation's Youth Council at a workshop held at the Regional Education Directorate in Brikama, West Coast Region (WCR).The forum that brought youths ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: Price of Meat Reduced in West Coast Region

The Gambia Livestock Marketing Agency (GLMA) and the Ministry of Agriculture, in collaboration with butchers has reduced the prices of meat in West Coast Region (WCR) at a meeting, held at the Brikama Area Council. The meeting ended with an agreement ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Ex-Brikama Health Centre Nurse Convicted

The Brikama Magistrates' Court, presided over by Principal Magistrate Dayoh M. Small Dago, on Wednesday convicted and sentenced one Ndey Touray, a former health worker attached to the Brikama Health Center to serve 16-months imprisonment on count one. ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 2 reports

Gambia: Red Scorpions Win Women's League

Red Scorpions were Saturday crowned champions of The Gambia Football Federation women's league after they thrashed Brikama 7-1 at the FIFA Goal Project in Old Yundum.Adama Tamba was the star of the show with an impressive hat-trick with Ernest Chika also ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 30 2014]

Quotes

Speaking at the presentation, Luc Robeyu Rossevaalataat I, the founder of the organisation, said "NGOs and individuals should look at the living conditions of developing countries and try to avert the big difference between the rich and poor and give a helping hand." He thus disclosed that 50 wheelchairs, 5 computers, printers and clothes were donated to the health centre
"We realised that this hospital is growing and is one of the big hospitals in the heart of Serrekunda. We also realised that this hospital is just behind the Pipeline mosque and we realised that we should give a helping hand to the hospital" he said
...charge on 27th March 2013, and that during the trial the prosecution called nine witnesses to prove its case and tendered several exhibits A-H3. "The first accused [now convict] gave evidence and tendered one exhibit marked defence exhibit (A). The second accused neither gave any evidence nor tendered any exhibit in her defence, as she rests her case on that of the prosecution" the judge recalled...
"The establishment of the body is to answer to President Jammeh's call for Gambians to start eating what we grow and grow what we grow and become food self-sufficiency" Albino F Gomez, executive secretary of the coordinating committee said yesterday at the governor's office in Brikama

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Man Convicted for Escaping From Lawful Custody [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 25 2014]
4GP Donates Medical Items, Computers to Serekun... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 25 2014]
Gambia: Pipeline Mosque Foundation Presents D10... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 25 2014]
Two Kairaba Pharmacy Staff Jailed [Published Individual.com - Jul 24 2014]
Gambia: FLAG Ends Training of Women Councilors ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 24 2014]
Gambia: WCR Youth Unveils Agricultural Coordina... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 24 2014]
Caravan of Mercy Largesse to Villages in LRR, O... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 24 2014]
20 Years of Phenomenal Progress in Women Empowe... [Published Individual.com - Jul 24 2014]
Gains Made in the Area of Judiciary Since 1994 [Published Individual.com - Jul 24 2014]
20 Years of Energy Sector Transformation [Published Individual.com - Jul 24 2014]
20 Years of Energy Sector Transformation [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 24 2014]
Two Decades of Unassailable Infrastructural Dev... [Published Individual.com - Jul 24 2014]
Women Councilors Trained As Community Paralegals [Published Individual.com - Jul 23 2014]
Gambia: Tanji APRC Chairman Gives Evidence in J... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 23 2014]
Agriculture & Development - Ghana Women Farmer ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 22 2014]
WCR Governor Vows to Strengthen Collaboration W... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 21 2014]
Gambia: Man Detained, Charged With Giving False... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 21 2014]
Babylon Trial Continues [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 19 2014]
Saamasang Federation Inaugurates Poultry Projec... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 18 2014]
Gambia: BAC Launches Six-Year Strategic Plan [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 18 2014]
Workers demonstration, Internet exchange, other... [Published StarAfrica.com - Jul 15 2014]
Gambia: BAC Donors' Forum Ends [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 11 2014]
Four Sindola Lodge Staff Charged [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 10 2014]
Gambia: Price of Meat Reduced in West Coast Region [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 10 2014]
Gambia: Sheikh Zayed Regional Eye Care Briefs M... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 10 2014]
Gambia: WCR Youths Establish Agricultural Body [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 09 2014]
Gambia: Two Drown At Kafuta River [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 09 2014]
Gambia: Journalists Briefed On 'Sustainable Vis... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 08 2014]
Gambia: Maahad SSS Holds Sixth Speech and Prize... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 07 2014]
Gambia: D35,000 Poultry Project for Kombo Centr... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 07 2014]
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