Gambia

Type: Country
Name: Gambia
population: 1,435,510
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Guinean students stuck in Gambia due to border closure speak out

Guinean students who came to spend the summer holidays in The Gambia have expressed concern over the closure of Guinea’s border with Senegal. They said, the issue continues to pose challenges to Guinean citizens residing in the Gambia as they cannot access ... [Published StarAfrica.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

allAfrica.com: Gambia: Promoting Education

editorialEducation is a crucial factor in the socio-economic transformation of any nation. This is because there is no better resource for development than the people for whom development is meant. Education is important in this as it permits people to ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Gambia, Education, UTG
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

Fiji, Gambia Establish Diplomatic Relations

The Republic of the Gambia and the Republic of Fiji formalised diplomatic relations at a ceremony at the Permanent Mission of Fiji to the United Nations in New York on Friday.The Permanent Representative of the Gambia to the United Nations, Mamadou Tangara ... [Published Fiji Sun - 6 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

Gambia: 'Citizens Budget' Essential Tool to Enhancing Gov't Transparency - UNDP Rep

By Abdoulie NyockehUN System Resident Coordinator in The Gambia Ade Mamonyane Lekoetje has said the Citizens Budget is an essential tool for enhancing government transparency and enabling citizens' participation in it.Giving citizens the opportunity to ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: UN Day in Gambia to Explore Strategies for Youth Involvement in Agric

The United Nations (UN) system in The Gambia will join the rest of the world to commemorate UN Day on Friday, 24th October, 2013.This year, the United Nations System in The Gambia chooses the theme "Youth: A Valuable Partner in Improving Food Security ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

Sunderland pupils’ defy ebola outbreak to help town in Gambia

YOUNGSTERS from a city school will defy the ebola outbreak to fly out to West Africa this week.Farringdon Community College has been supporting a town in Gambia for several years and Year 10 pupils will be working on a number of projects in the count ... [Published Sunderland Echo - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

Ebola's impact on the West African economy

Cote d'Ivoire, which neighbours the Ebola infected countries, is on high alert. EPA/Legnan KoulaOf the 16 countries in West Africa only three – Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone – are affected by the Ebola virus. Nevertheless, it is having an economic ... [Published Conversation UK - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

Former SG Sabally Loads 5 New Charges

By Kebba JeffangMr. Momodou Sabally, the former Secretary General, Head of Civil Service and Minister of Presidential Affairs who has been remanded by the court before spending weeks of detention under NIA custody is charged with five new counts of criminal ... [Published Foroyaa Online - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

PW4 testifies in Veronic’s Case

By Mamadou Dem &Rohey JadamaEbou Bah, residing at Tobacco Road, Banjul yesterday 22 nd October testified as the fourth prosecution witness in the ongoing criminal trial involving Veronic Carayol, Deputy Commissioner of Enforcement at The Gambia Revenue ... [Published Foroyaa Online - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

Gambia: Travel and Lifestyle Industry Role in Tourism Development Highlighted

[The Point]Daphne Groeneveld, a social media consultant responsible for the roll out and management of Dutch Gambia Facebook and contact with the travel bloggers, has said the travel and lifestyle industry play an important role in tourism developmen ... [Published AfricanSeer - Oct 23 2014]
Entities: Gambia, Lifestyle, Tourism
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

Gambia: School of Medicine Academic Complex Commissioned

By Alieu Ceesay & Momodou FaalThe vice president and Women's Affairs minister Wednesday afternoon inaugurated the new School of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences academic building at the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital in Banjul as part of activities ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

Awards for bringing world into classroom

Two borough schools are flying the flag for international links after being recognised for bringing the world into the classroom.Whitley Lodge First School, in Whitley Bay, and Percy Hedley School, in Forest Hall, have been awarded the British Council’s ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Oct 23 2014]

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"I don't want to take that chance of going to West Africa and exposing them (my sons) to this deadly virus" Harper said
...species ranges, as do larger animals,' says Dr Vera Fonseca of the Zoological Research Museum Alexander Koenig in Bonn, lead author of the study. "Our work shows that within these communities, some species are local, preferring a particular set of environmental conditions, while others are distributed far more widely."
"Waste of plastic origin and other non-biodegradable materials are becoming more prominent in recent years."
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Guinean students stuck in Gambia due to border ... [Published StarAfrica.com - 4 hours ago]
allAfrica.com: Gambia: Promoting Education [Published DailyMe.Com - 5 hours ago]
Zambia’s 50, and KK’s still got his white hankie [Published East African - 6 hours ago]
Fiji, Gambia Establish Diplomatic Relations [Published Fiji Sun - 6 hours ago]
Diplomatic relations with Republic of The Gambia [Published Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - 13 hours ago]
Watts parents struggle to get refund for West A... [Published KABC Los Angeles - 17 hours ago]
THE GAMBIA AND FIJI ESTABLISH DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS [Published Fiji Government - 17 hours ago]
Mali, New York City record first Ebola cases [Published Zimbabwe Herald - 20 hours ago]
Dial H for Hacking: Companies Fleeced by Phone ... [Published Associations Now - 20 hours ago]
Court to rule on tendering of witness statement... [Published Foroyaa Online - 21 hours ago]
Ex. Protocol Officer’s case fails to proceed du... [Published Foroyaa Online - 21 hours ago]
GAMBIA SPENDS 1.3 BILLION DALASI ON RICE IMPORT... [Published Foroyaa Online - 21 hours ago]
MAMBURY NJIE IN DETENTION FOR 16 DAYS NOW [Published Foroyaa Online - 21 hours ago]
ActionAid Trains Over One Hundred Women On Busi... [Published Foroyaa Online - 22 hours ago]
Marzouki Receives Credentials of New Ambassador... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
Seabed study shows inhabitants' diversity [Published Planet Earth Online - Oct 24 2014]
24,000 people receive sacrificial meat from Dub... [Published WAM.ae - Oct 24 2014]
NEA Presents Cleansing Materials to Lrr Governo... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
Gee Set to Launch 'Situation' Album [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
Nigeria's Ebola Clean Status, a Hope for Others... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
Gambia: LRR TAC, Others Sensitised on the Agric... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
Gambia: 'Citizens Budget' Essential Tool to Enh... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
'C-Budget to Ensure More Govt Financial Account... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
Gambia: UN Day in Gambia to Explore Strategies ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
Gambia: Governor Says New D473 Million Road Cre... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
Gambia: Promoting Education [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
AGOA Opportunities Enormous, but Challenges Rem... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 24 2014]
Mali: Sahel Crisis 2014: Funding Status as of 2... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 24 2014]
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Mali: Sahel Crisis 2014: Funding Status as of 2... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 24 2014]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Gambia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal ...
Mali: Mali scrambles to trace Ebola toddler's c... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 24 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Côte d'Ivoire, Mali Geneva, Switzerland |AFP|Friday 10/24/2014 - 11:15 GMT Health authorities in Mali are monitoring at least 43 people who had contact with a toddler declared the country's first Ebola case, the World ...
Liberia: Ebola Virus Disease Emergency Appeals ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 24 2014]
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone Summary IFRC continues to support National Societies with international emergency appeals to combat Ebola in Guinea, ...
York: Ebola fears dragging down African economies [Published H5N1 - Oct 23 2014]
Via The Globe and Mail, a report by Geoffrey York: Ebola fears dragging down African economies. Excerpt:Ebola was one of the main reasons the International Monetary Fund reduced its growth estimate for Africa this week, forecasting 5-per-cent growth this ...
Mali: ‘Population growth far outpaces food supp... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 22 2014]
Source: GuardianCountry: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Togo, ...
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