Lamin (Gambia)

Type: City
Name: Lamin (Gambia)
Country: Gambia
Latitude: 13.37
Longitude: -16.440001
population: 16,525
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Tango Embarks On Ebola Sensitisation

By Lamin Sm JawoThe Association of Non-Governmental Organisation, the Gambia (TANGO), recently sensitised the Technical Advisory Committee of the Central River Region on the deadly Ebola disease in the administrative capital of Janjangbureh.The sensitisation ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: The Tree Charity Aims At Empowering Rural and Urban Women

By Halimatou CeesayThe president and founder of a newly-established charitable organization, The TREE,Mrs Jainaba Marenah-Camara, as part of her contribution toward socio-economic development of The Gambia, has expressed her charity'sresolve and commitmentto ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

GIA MD arraigned on 6 Counts, Granted Bail Matter Transferred to High Court

By Kebba JeffangMr. Bakary Nyassie, the Managing Director of the Gambia International Airport (GIA), who has been under detention for sixty one days without trial, was finally arraigned yesterday, Tuesday, 21st October, 2014 before Magistrate Dawdo Jallow ... [Published Foroyaa Online - Oct 23 2014]
Entities: Gambia, Bail, Arraignment
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: Makumbaya, Others Inaugurate New Water Project

By Modou Lamin SannehA new water project that will supply clean and portable water to the communities of Mamkubaya, Galoya and Kubariko, all in the Kombo North District West Coast Region, was on Saturday inaugurated at a ceremony held at the Makumbaya ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 22 2014]
Entities: Gambia, Charity, Donor
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Refurbished Justice Ministry Building Inaugurated

By Lamin DarboeThe 2014-2015 Gambia Football Federation GFF national domestic division one league season is set to commence on 20 December 2014, according to the GFF newly-released revised calendar.The traditional curtain-raiser, the Super Cup, between ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

End of Italian asylum seeker operation 'will result in more deaths'

Related Story: Behind the scenes of Italy's version of Operation Sovereign BordersThe end of a controversial Italian navy operation that is rescuing thousands of asylum seekers in the Mediterranean is likely to result in many more deaths at sea, according ... [Published ABC Online - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

October 13, 2014

By Lamin SanyangJustice Emmanuel Amadi of the Special Criminal Court on Thursday, 9 October, ruled in favour of the prosecution in the criminal trial involving the state and Sheikh Tijan Sosseh, the former coordinator of the West Africa Agricultural Productivity ... [Published Foroyaa Online - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Speaker Bojang briefs select committees

By Lamin SanyangHonourable Abdoulie Bojang, Speaker of the National Assembly has yesterday, Wednesday 8 October, made a pre-session briefing with public enterprises and agencies of the government of the Gambia and media at the Chambers of the National ... [Published Foroyaa Online - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Bissau President Arrives in Banjul Today

By Osman KargboThe newly-elected president of Guinea Bissau, Jose Mario Vaz, is due in Banjul today at 4pm to attend the 20th Anniversary celebrations of the July 22nd Revolution.President Mario Vaz, who took office on 23 June 2014, is visiting the country ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Gas Company Fire Disaster Death Toll Rises to Eight

By Lamin Darboe & Momodou FaalLast week's fire incident at Njegan's Gas company along the Kombo Coastal Road in West Coast Region (WCR) has turned out to be a major disaster, with eight of the 13 victims already confirmed dead.The news of the passing ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: Imam Essa Darboe Calls for Unity Among Muslims

By Lamin DarboeSheikh Alhagie Essa Darboe, the Secretary General of AMANA, who also doubles as the third imam of Gunjur town, has appealed to Muslims to be one, to unite and always assist one another.Darboe made these remarks during his Tobaski sermon ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 2 reports

Gambia: YVE Holds Community Beach Clean-Up Exercise

By Modou Lamin SannehYoung Volunteers for Environment (YVE), in collaboration with its local branch Social and Environment Clubs (SES Clubs) and local residents of Tujereng, Tanji and Sanyang villages, all in the Kombo South District recently held a massive ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 02 2014]

Quotes

"Most of the present traditional rulers in the country are just like political leaders because they can also use modern technology to govern and most importantly, apply the most effective local principles to solve their court cases."
While commending TANGO and Action Aid for complementing government's efforts in awareness creation at the grassroots level, he said, "this intervention will play a critical role in helping The Gambia to prevent the virus from entering the country."
...behind President Jammeh and his APRC party, using the opportunity to advise the new chief to always defend himself with truth and nothing else. "If you defend yourself with truth, fear nobody in this world, the Almighty Allah will guide you in your duties; but if you fail to deliver according to the laws of the country, you will fail your duties as head of Sami District" Paramount Chief Sanyang advised
Asked what motivated her to set up the charity, the dynamic woman from Kudang said: "The issue of women is so dear to my heart and, after a careful study of the needs of women, I decided that establishing a charity will greatly help me achieve my dream of helping lots of women through skills development and training."

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'Gambia Smiles Under Babili Mansa's 20 Year Rule' [Published Individual.com - Oct 29 2014]
Tango Embarks On Ebola Sensitisation [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 29 2014]
New Sami Chief Takes Office [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 28 2014]
Gambia: The Tree Charity Aims At Empowering Rur... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 27 2014]
Gambia: World Sight Day Commemorated in Gunjur [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 27 2014]
GIA MD arraigned on 6 Counts, Granted Bail Matt... [Published Foroyaa Online - Oct 23 2014]
Gambia: Makumbaya, Others Inaugurate New Water ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 22 2014]
Gambia: Imam Fatty - Dr. Zakir, a Man of Peace ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 21 2014]
Refurbished Justice Ministry Building Inaugurated [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 21 2014]
October 13, 2014 [Published Foroyaa Online - Oct 13 2014]
End of Italian asylum seeker operation 'will re... [Published ABC Online - Oct 13 2014]
Speaker Bojang briefs select committees [Published Foroyaa Online - Oct 13 2014]
Bissau President Arrives in Banjul Today [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 09 2014]
Gas Company Fire Disaster Death Toll Rises to E... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 07 2014]
Gambia: Imam Essa Darboe Calls for Unity Among ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 07 2014]
Gambia: YVE Holds Community Beach Clean-Up Exer... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 02 2014]
Gambia: YVE Dialogue On Forest and Waste Manage... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 02 2014]
Gambia: Justice Hassan Jallow Secures Convictio... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 01 2014]
Makumbaya Alkaloship Disputes Resolved [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 29 2014]
Gambia: 'Three-Year VSO Plan Seeks to Put Youth... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 29 2014]
Gambia: Foni Bintang Youth Urged to Be Developm... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 29 2014]
GHE Reviews 2014 Mango Season [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 25 2014]
Observer, Others Recognised for Supporting Sene... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 24 2014]
National Set-Setal Bonds People, Communities To... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 23 2014]
Danso's Withdrawal Rejected [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 22 2014]
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