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International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Ghana: British High Commission supports launch of National Survey on Domestic...

Assisting in the launching of a Ghana Government national survey on domestic violence, the British High Commission in Ghana has stated that for the...

Bamako: Women of the Kalaban Coro market protest against a municipal...

The Kalaban Coro market was empty on the mornings of November 24 and 25, or at least there was no shopkeeper as it was...

Niger: Migration Crossroads of transit to Europe

November 2013:  92 dead bodies found in the Ténéré desert.  Investigations found that most of them were women and children, natives of department of...

ENVIRONMENT

The Green Belt of Niamey

An important segment of the Great Green Wall of Africa is to be saved Every year and after each government reshuffle in Niger, the new...

POLITICS

The Gambia’s presidential elections with a difference

As Gambians gear up for what promises to be the most keenly contested presidential elections on December 1, there are quite high hopes amongst...

Mali Elections: 26,080 women participated in the municipal elections of November...

The communal elections of November 20 2016 in Mali saw the participation of many women candidates on the various lists in Kaye. The Malian...

HEALTH

Mali: World AIDS Day 29th edition

The World Day for the Fight against AIDS has existed since 1988: in many cities around the world, 1 December is an opportunity to...

ECONOMY

Africa Trade Week 2016 To Commence November 28

The Africa Trade Week (ATW) 2016 focusing on the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA), with emphasis on Trade Facilitation, implementation as well as building...

Nigeria: Federal Government Negotiates Free Trade Agreements

  Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment last week announced that the Federal Government is in the process of negotiating free trade...

RIGHTS

The Gambia: Hero’s Welcome for Ousainou Darboe, UDP members

Lawyer Ousainou Darboe and 18 members of the United Democratic Party who were released on December 5, 2017 were thronged by thousands of supporters,...

EDUCATION

Pan African University: First Batch of Water and Energy Scientists Graduate

The first batch of twenty six (26) students from 12 African countries were awarded Masters degrees in Water and Energy Sciences, Thursday, in a...

OPINION

Change Has Come To The Gambia…A Celebration for Some, A Funeral...

Change has come to The Gambia, our homeland. As with death, the most inevitable thing in life is change. Despite the fear of repercussion,...

President Yahya Jammeh: The Predictability of an Unpredictable Ruler

President Yahya Jammeh has been in office for the past 22 years, he joined the Gambian national Army in 1984, and became an officer...