2012-02-23 12:05:10Cash-Strapped Villagers Barter Produce for Electricity[World Bank]
In late 2009, a small, private electricity supplier in Guinea, West Africa, launched its service in the remote rural village of Goyala. Similar efforts had been made in other parts of the country, but Goyala has proven unique; 100 percent of the villagers have signed up for the service, and all of them pay their electricity bills on time.
Wednesday, 07-29-15, 17:39Former GRA Deputy Commissioner of Enforcement Convicted[The Point] The former deputy commissioner of enforcement at the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA), Veronic Carayol, was yesterday convicted and sentenced to a fine of D90,000 on counts 1, 2 and 4.
Wednesday, 07-29-15, 17:37Lungi Murder Trial[Concord] The sole forensic pathologist in the country yesterday gave expert evidence as to the cause of death of one Saidu Bangura, who was allegedly murdered in Lungi by a lady friend, Fatmata Tucker.