Gambian opposition names election candidate after predecessor jailed
DAKAR, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Gambia's main opposition party named a new leader on Thursday to challenge President Yahya Jammeh in a December election after the jailing of its previous candidate. The United Democratic Party said it had chosen Adama ...
Italy's amateur soccer teams thrive as migrants look to integrate
LONDON, Aug 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Record numbers of migrants and refugees are set to join amateur soccer teams in Italy this year, as they seek to integrate in their new country by playing its favourite sport, local teams said ahead of the ...
Bafana's Shakes, Khune on same page for AFCON qualifier with Gambia
Bafana Bafana coach Ephraim Mashaba and captain Itumeleng Khune have stressed the need to impress against Gambia regardless of the team's slim hopes of qualifying for the African Nations Cup. Bafana will face the West Africans at the Independence ...
Shakes Mashaba announces 23-man squad for Afcon qualifier vs Gambia
National team coach Shakes Mashaba has picked his 23-man squad to face Gambia in Bafana Bafana's crucial upcoming Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in June. In goal, Soweto giants duo Itumeleng Khune and Brighton Mhlongo have been called up, ...
St Albans charity shop owner changes lives for deaf children in Gambia
Five years after giving up his business – later replaced by a Tesco Express – in Hatfield Road, a St Albans man is celebrating the opening of another education unit for deaf children overseas. Share article from on facebook. Tweet article from. Share ...