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Bakau laments absence at Super Nawettan draw, programmes

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First vice president Pa Alieu Cessay of the Bakau Sports Committee has complained that the zone of Bakau, one of the oldest recognised nawettan zones and founder member of the Super Nawettan has not been invited to any of the current activities of the Super Nawetan Committee.
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CAF IMPRESSED WITH GAMBIA'S RESOLVE TO CURB AGE-CHEATING

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The Confederation of African Football has formally readmitted The Gambia back into its fold, following months of frosty relations after the former claimed that The Gambia repeatedly cheated in the age of players in competitions and slammed it with a two-year ban.
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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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Manding Morry's 'Dokuwolom' set for December

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Manding Morry, the Afro-Manding superstar best known for his spectacular singles and artistic stage performances is busy putting up with the final feelings of his eagerly-awaited 10-track masterpiece. The cultural album is expected to be released and launched on December 20 at the Kairaba Beach Hotel.
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Selfies: The overly digitised narcissist norm in modern communication

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Nowadays, the use of 'self-portrait' photographs better known as 'selfies' to communicate is gaining increased popularity among Internet users, who almost on a daily basis, catch up with friends, relatives and families on various social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
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Zakir Naik, heresy and decency in religious discourse

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The visit of the famous preacher and comparative religious debater Dr Zakir Naik has left in its wake a host of debates, rebuttals and approvals from the diverse Muslim community in the country. While others utterly condemned him, others who are in the majority, appeared very excited at the visit of a preacher they have followed for a long time.
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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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