Over US$1m bail bond for accus...

Over US$1m bail bond for accused in GNPC case

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
The Special Criminal Court in Banjul presided over by Justice O. Ottaba yesterday granted bail to 7 out of 10 accused persons, in the GNPC case, of...
Gambia, Senegal bilateral cust...

Gambia, Senegal bilateral customs experts meeting opens in Banjul

Picture: GRA Commissioner General Yankuba Darboe (right) and Senegalese Director General of Customs Administration Ousman Gueye
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
A three-day bilateral annual customs experts meeting between officials of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) and the Senegalese Customs...
Trust Bank presents D100,000 t...

Trust Bank presents D100,000 to GNOC

Picture: Trust Bank MD Ebrima Sallah (left) handing over cheque for D100K to GNOC President Dibba
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Trust Bank on Monday presented a cheque for D100,000 to the Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC), at a ceremony held at the bank’s premises in...
Enhancing Gambian Women Livest...

Enhancing Gambian Women Livestock Farmers’ Resilience to Climate Change

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
According to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), The Gambia has been predisposed to severe drought since...
April 14 UDP Westfield protest...

April 14 UDP Westfield protesters jailed for 3 years

Picture: Fatoumatta Jawara UDP female youth leader jailed
Monday, July 25, 2016
The Mansakonko High Court in the Lower River Region presided over by Justice Abi Thursday convicted and sentenced 11 UDP supporters charged with...
TeamAfrica commends AU for new...

TeamAfrica commends AU for new passport, calls for visa on arrival for all Africans

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
The Pan African Travel Association, TheTeamAfrica, has commended the efforts of the African Union (AU) leadership to bring about seamless travels...

Supersonicz gives air conditioners to Serekunda hospital

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Supersonicz Financial Services on Wednesday donated three sets of spilt air conditions value at D54,000 to the Serekunda General Hospital laboratory...

Feature: Spending Koriteh Afar

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
I can’t imagine being distances away from my family, friends and country on the very fateful day of the Muslim feast, Eid-ul Fitr or koriteh as known...

What Slavery, Slave Trade and Colonialism means to Africa

Monday, July 25, 2016
The Gambia today holds an international colloquium on Slavery, Slave Trade and Colonialism to discuss pertinent issues on the topic. The...
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RIO 2016: Profiles of Gambian ...

RIO 2016: Profiles of Gambian Olympians

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Adama Jammeh aims to end Gambia’s wait for Olympic Medal One of the finest male athletes in The Gambia today, Adama Jammeh, will be the star act...
Gina Bass, new star of Gambia ...

Gina Bass, new star of Gambia athletics

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
At the age of 21, Miss Gina Bass will be taking part in her first Olympic Games in Rio. She made her first major international appearance only in...

Faye Alex Njie: pioneer of Gambia’s Olympic debut in Judo

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
The Gambia has qualified one judoka for the men’s lightweight category (73 kg) at the Games, signifying the nation’s Olympic debut in the sport. ...
Gambia miss out in CAF U-20

Gambia miss out in CAF U-20

Monday, July 25, 2016
Poor officiating has cost The Gambia a place in the CAF U-20 youth championship. Benin referee disallowed two Gambian goals in the second leg of...

Arrest warrant for accused in trial of six alleged protesters

Thursday, July 21, 2016
(Wednesday July 20, 2016 Issue) Magistrate Abeke of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court yesterday ordered for the arrest of Sukai Dahaba, who has...
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Dalasi Exchange Rate

Rates as of February 16th, 2016
 (Courtesy of Trust Bank Ltd)

Indicative          Rates

Pound Sterling (GBP)=D62.00 
Dollar (USD) =D43.00
CFA                    = D350.00
Euro                   = D48.00
Swedish Kroner (100)=D480.00
NorwegianKroner (100)=D460.00
Swiss Franc (CHF)=D43.00
Canadian Dollar (CAD)=D30.00
SAR                    = D12.00
AUD                   = D29.50
JPY                    = D36.00
Cedi                   =D13.75
Pound Sterling (GBP)=D60.00
US Dollar (USD)= D41.60
CFA                 = D340.00
Euro                = D46.00
SwedishKroner = D450.00
Norwegian Kroner =D440.00
Danish Kroner =D580.00 
Swiss Franc (CHF)=D40.60
SAR                  = D10.00
AUD                  = D27.50
JPY                   = D34.00
Cedi                    =D8.75