Oct 16, 2020, 12:22 PM
The Kaur to Kung crossing point is in danger and too expensive for people and goods crossing from one end to the other, according to users of the crossing point linking Kaur to Niamina.
Violent protest occurred in Senegal on Tuesday in many cities and towns following the introduction of the state of emergency and curfew three months ago.
The protesters were the drivers and several youths who claimed that they have not been working for the past three months and that they are finding it hard to feed their families.
Government must lift the state of emergency and the curfew, protesters say.
In Touba, a youth mob confronted security forces, in which they burnt an ambulance and a government office in Tivaoune, a religious city and Tamba, the eastern part of Senegal as violent troubles were noted.
Meanwhile yesterday the Senegalese Ministry of Health recorded 96 positive cases of covid-19, which brings the country’s total infection to 3,932, with 73% being from Dakar, 2,063 recovered, 45 deaths and 1,823 under treatment including 13 in severe condition.
To mark the 75th anniversary of the United Nations across the world and in The Gambia, the United Nations System in The Gambia is contributing to the largest global conversation by hosting numerous consultations through collaboration with institutions such as the National Center for Arts and Culture in collaboration with the Writers’ Association of The Gambia on creative contest to mark 75th anniversary.
A four-day training of trainers on food processing and preservation ended in Mansakonko, in the Lower River Region (LRR) on 4 September 2020.