President Akufo-Addo’s 2024 state-of-the-nation address handing-over speech — Hopeson Adorye

In a candid assessment of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s state-of-the-nation address (SONA), Hopeson Adorye, a former New Patriotic Party (NPP) communicator, boldly characterized it as the President’s “handing-over speech.” … Read More

Kenya seeks global assistance from IMF, World Bank to tackle money laundering

In response to being placed on the grey list by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) for international money laundering, Kenya is now actively seeking support from global financial institutions, … Read More

Humanitarian crisis escalates as sudan blocks aid to war-torn Darfur

Authorities aligned with the army in conflict-ridden Sudan have obstructed cross-border aid to the beleaguered Darfur region, sparking condemnation from aid organizations and the United States. The expansive Darfur region, … Read More

Gambian entrepreneur soars to new heights with groundbreaking aviation innovation

In a historic leap for The Gambia, entrepreneur Mr. Sulayman Cham’s NIRO Company Limited has successfully introduced Ground Handling Services at Banjul International Airport. The visionary leader enlisted the talents … Read More

Gambia: Malick Lowe, leads campaign for ‘zero tolerance of children on the streets’ in Fass

In a commendable effort to address the pressing issue of children left unsupervised on the streets of Gambia, the Mayor of Banjul and President of Network of Local Elected Women … Read More

Political turmoil in Senegal as 15 presidential candidates accuse Sall of “ill will”

In a joint statement released late Tuesday, fifteen presidential candidates in Senegal’s delayed election accuse President Macky Sall of “ill will” and vow to take action to establish a new … Read More

From village dreams to presidential realities: Adama Barrow’s inspiring journey unveiled in new book

In an extraordinary tale of ambition and resilience, the once humble village boy, Adama Barrow, now the president of the Gambia, shares his captivating life story in a book that … Read More

INTERPOL, GPF collaborate to strengthen officers’ abilities in combatting human trafficking

In a joint effort to tackle transnational crimes, the Gambia Police Force, in partnership with INTERPOL, initiated the second phase of the INTERPOL THB West Africa Specialised Training on Tuesday. … Read More

GPF launches aggressive vehicle testing overhaul to curb rising accident rates

In a bid to address the alarming surge in road accidents in The Gambia, the Police Senior Management, in collaboration with key departments, initiated a comprehensive strategy to bolster vehicle … Read More

Japan women’s football team upset as Olympic qualifier venue abruptly shifts to Saudi Arabia

Japan’s women’s football team captain, Saki Kumagai, expressed dissatisfaction with Asian football officials as the away leg of their crucial tie against North Korea for a place in the Paris … Read More

Tunji-Ojo unveils hi-tech e-gates, e-border control to revolutionize Nigeria immigration system

The Minister of Interior, Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, has embarked on a tour of groundbreaking projects aimed at revolutionizing Nigeria’s immigration and border control systems. The focal points of his visit … Read More

80-Year-Old Czech grandma defies stereotypes, becomes prolific Wikipedia contributor

In a delightful departure from the stereotypical image of a tech-savvy Wikipedia contributor, 80-year-old retiree Jirina Kadnerova from Sobehrdy, south of Prague, has become a dedicated contributor to the online … Read More

Malaysian badminton legend Lee Chong Wei contemplates exit as national team faces crisis

In the aftermath of a crushing 3-0 defeat to China in the Asia Team Championships final, former badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei expressed deep concerns about the future … Read More

China unveils C919 passenger jet at Singapore airshow, challenges airbus, boeing dominance

In a strategic move to disrupt the duopoly of aviation giants Airbus and Boeing, China showcased its first domestically produced passenger jet, the C919, at Asia’s largest airshow in Singapore. … Read More

Senegal’s presidential election faces deadline as 15 candidates demand swift action

Fifteen out of the original twenty candidates, who had been approved for Senegal’s presidential poll originally scheduled for February 25, are demanding that the new vote be conducted no later … Read More

GPF, DCAF unite forces to empower female officers, launch comprehensive training program

In a groundbreaking move, the collaboration between the Gambian Police Force (GPF) and the Geneva Centre for Security Sector Governance (DCAF) has resulted in the initiation of a transformative four-day … Read More

EU launches formal investigation into TikTok’s alleged breaches of digital services act

In a significant move, the European Union (EU) has initiated a formal investigation into the popular video-sharing app TikTok over concerns related to the protection of minors online. This marks … Read More

Bloodshed, deaths as rival tribes clash in Papua New Guinea’s Highlands

In a horrifying escalation of violence between long-standing rival tribes, sixty-four bloodied bodies were discovered strewn along a remote stretch of road in Papua New Guinea’s highlands. The victims, believed … Read More

Daylight Africa Week 2024 expands to 10 days, includes Mauritania in political delegation mission

In an exciting update for the Daylight Africa family and friends of Africa, the organization has announced an extension of its highly anticipated Daylight Africa Week 2024 trip to Senegambia. … Read More

Night-time drone attack damages civilian aircraft at Goma Airport, DR Congo accuses Rwanda of aggression

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s army has accused Rwanda of orchestrating a night-time drone attack targeting civilian aircraft at Goma’s strategic airport. The incident occurred amid escalating clashes between M23 … Read More

Gambia Police Force partners with German Support Team to empower PIU officers through groundbreaking training program

In a significant step towards enhancing the capabilities of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU), the Gambia Police Force, in conjunction with The German Police Support Team (GPST), successfully concluded the … Read More

Former Cameroonian Prime Minister Philemon Yang set to lead 79th UN General Assembly

Former Cameroonian Prime Minister Philemon Yang has been chosen to preside over the 79th session of the United Nations General Assembly, marking a notable milestone for both the seasoned politician … Read More