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Gambia, UK collaborate on girl guides training

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The Gambia Girl Guides Association and the Girl Guides Association of the United Kingdom have started a three-week capacity building programme for Gambian girl guides under a project titled, 'Guiding Overseas Linked With Development.' The project which is expected to run through a five year period will provide members of the Gambia Girl Guides Association with the opportunity to acquire leadership skills.
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The Gift: Merr Sally's story (or 'The Anj as a Theory of Democracy') Part 2

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The anj belongs to no one, because the anj belongs to everyone. Each party plays their part in the ritual, but the ritual is greater than all involved in it. There will be an anj as long as there are people to provide and prepare and consume, as long as people walk these lands of Jollof and drink of her waters.
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Brikama is next stop for Nyari Tally

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Brikama has extended the stay of visiting top Senegalese league team Nyari Tally by inviting the Grande Dakar team for a friendly match, this Sunday and Tuesday, October 26 and 28.
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Tobacco smoking - The facts

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The use of tobacco in all its various forms is escalating without boundaries. Smoking-related deaths are mainly due to cancers, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and heart disease.
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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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