Gambia arrest Opposition leaders, supporters

  Security forces in Gambia arrested senior opposition members and their supporters on Saturday after they accused authorities of killing a party youth leader who was being held in custody after a demonstration earlier in the week, witnesses said. Police stormed the home of Ousainu Darboe, leader of the main opposition United Democratic Party (UDP), rounding up supporters and party […]

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Tourism added 7.2m jobs and $7.2trillion to GDP as Africa grows at 3.3% and Uganda best performers

By Renn Offor Travel and tourism, with all the hydra headed challenges it encountered in 2015, has still demonstrated so much resilience as it added 7.2 million jobs to the global economy and contributed over $ 7.2 trillion in GDP, while Uganda leads the pack in Africa as the country with the highest contribution from travel and tourism to it […]

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