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Prosecution closes case in the trial of GRA's Vero

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The police prosecuting officer in the trial of the former deputy commissioner responsible for enforcement at the Gambia Revenue Authority, ASP Musa Camara on Monday informed the lower court in Banjul that they have now closed their case.
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Abdoulie Matarr Touray Chairman, SaHel Investment

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Abdoulie Touray was born in Banjul in 1952. He studied in the USA in the late '70s graduating from Morehouse College which has the late Martin Luther King as one of its array of distinguished alumni before proceeding for his MBA at Atlanta University.
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The Facebook photos [Fiction]

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There are the things we say without a second thought, lines in conversations we have and then forget, never pausing for a moment to think of their impact:
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Diabetes and healthy eating

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Friday, November 14, was World Diabetes Day. The WDD campaign is led by the International Diabetes Federation and its member associations. The Day is used to engage millions of people worldwide in diabetes advocacy and awareness. It was created in 1991 by the IDF and the World Health Organisation in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat that diabetes now poses.
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Eulogy for Banjul

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Football in the city has been a uniting force that brought young people together for a common cause. The city had formal and informal leagues. Organised football had patrons such as Alhaji OB Conateh, Pa Jarra, Pa Prom, Ousainou Njai, Charbel El-hajj, Koto Babou Ceesay and BO Fofana.
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The Rice Story: The need for a planned and programmed production approach part 4

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A review must be made of experiences gained in rice production across the country and an analysis of factors contributing to or constraining success...
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