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Gambia secures $25M to support farmers, says Barrow
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Gambia secures $25M to support farmers, says Barrow

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow says his government has put up $25 million to support the country’s mostly ignored farmers this rainy season with peanut seeds and fertilizers. “So far $25 million is available from the Islamic Development Bank to support farmers with groundnut seeds and fertilizers for the upcoming rainy […]

Brikama, GAMBIA:  Supporters of the Unity and Democracy Party (UDP) and its leader Ousainou Darboe pose at an election meeting 19 September 2006 in Brikama ahead of presidential elections to be held September 22. AFP PHOTO SEYLLOU  (Photo credit should read SEYLLOU/AFP/Getty Images)
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Defeated Brikama North candidate arrested by police

The defeated independent candidate in Brikama has been arrested by the police for assaulting a supporter of his winning opponent. Momodou Jarju hit Jammai Manjang with a stick seriously injuring her. Manjang was celebrating the victory of Alhagie Darboe in Brikama North when the incident happened. Supporters of Darboe allegedly […]