24-Nov-2014 to 08:49

Gambia reviews new education bill

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambia's Ministry of Higher Education Research, Science and Technology has convinced a stakeholders’ meeting to review the draft Tertiary and High Education bill.

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24-Nov-2014 to 08:39

Nigerian press on petroleum subsidy, military action, others

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s plan to cut subsidies on petroleum products by half, the continuing military operation in the northeast and measures to prevent the impeachment of President Goodluck Jonathan led many national newspapers on Monday.

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24-Nov-2014 to 01:02

Jamaican reggae stars in concert to support Gambian education

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Internationally acclaimed Jamaican reggae musicians Gramps and Peetah, will hold a grand concert in The Gambia to raise funds for educational projects in the country.

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23-Nov-2014 to 18:43

Gambia: Ex-Lands minister flees

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Former Gambian Minister of Local Government and Lands Momodou Kolley has fled to neighbouring Senegal, reports suggest on Sunday.

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23-Nov-2014 to 16:04

B/Faso transition gov’t expected today

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The transition government in Burkina Faso would be announced Sunday afternoon, sources close to the new authorities said.

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23-Nov-2014 to 12:52

Gambians fault proposed airport project

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambians have criticised a proposed project for the building of a second airport, saying it should be down the pecking order of priorities given the social problems blighting the country.

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23-Nov-2014 to 12:23

48 fish vendors killed in Nigerian insurgency

APA – Abuja (Nigeria) — At least 48 fish vendors in Borno State, northeastern Nigeria have been killed apparently by Boko Haram insurgents who went on the rampage earlier this week.

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