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Senegal Leader Sacks Premier

Senegal Leader Sacks Premier

Senegalese President Macky Sall has reportedly sacked the country’s Prime Minister. Aminata Touré’s Friday sacking came on the heels of her failure to win a mayoral seat in Dakar during Senegal’s just concluded local government elections. Touré, the second woman Prime Minister in Senegal’s history,[Read More…]

by July 5, 2014 1 comment News

Bimex Manager Cross-Examined

The trial of Logistic Manager of Bimex resumed at the Banjul Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. Mr. Cosmail Hayek is accused of making false declaration to the immigration department service. He earlier denied the charge brought against him by the state. Under cross-examination by the State Prosecutor[Read More…]

by July 4, 2014 0 comments News
University Chief Fooled MPs

University Chief Fooled MPs

The Vice Chancellor of the University of the Gambia had fooled Members of Parliament, investigators proved. “It has been revealed that the National Assembly Select Committee on Education paid a visit to the University of the Gambia following an elaborate report presented to the Assembly[Read More…]

by July 3, 2014 11 comments News
‘Don’t Spread Lies About Those Fighting With You’

‘Don’t Spread Lies About Those Fighting With You’

No matter how messy the fight turns out, it is never acceptable to spread lies about people who have been fighting against a dictator. Those were the remarks by Stockholm-based Gambian activist. Jainaba Bah, who last week resigned from the Committee for the Restoration of[Read More…]

by July 2, 2014 19 comments News
Snakes Flush Out Boko Haram Fighters

Snakes Flush Out Boko Haram Fighters

Snakes and bees have been doing what the Nigerian army could not – flush out Boko Haram Islamist fighters out of Sambisa Forest. Boko Haram has been wreaking havoc on north-eastern Nigeria, kidnapping girls, raiding and killing villagers and detonating bombs in major cities. The[Read More…]

by June 29, 2014 8 comments News
Gambia Mumbles High Security Alert

Gambia Mumbles High Security Alert

The Gambia government has reportedly mumbled an emergency security alert across the country, Kairo News has learned. The declaration followed President Yahya Jammeh’s departure to the 23rd African Union Summit held in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, on Wednesday. The Summit, whose theme is Agriculture and Food[Read More…]

by June 28, 2014 2 comments News