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Fear grips business community ...

Fear grips business community amid planned protest

Friday, December 13, 2019
Scores of businessmen and women in the country have expressed their total dissatisfaction and condemned in the strongest terms the much-talked about...
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‘Cause of death of Koro Ceesay...

‘Cause of death of Koro Ceesay was not known to anybody’

Friday, December 13, 2019
Counsel Abdoulie Sissoho, who is representing Yankuba Touray in the murder case at the High Court in Banjul, on 12 December, 2019, before Justice...
Barrow adviser resigns UDP pos...

Barrow adviser resigns UDP position

Friday, December 13, 2019
Dembo Bonjang, who is politically known as Dembo Byforce has resigned from his post as National President of United Democratic Party (UDP), according...
FAO, Maruo Farms sign agreemen...

FAO, Maruo Farms sign agreement with 200 farmers

Friday, December 13, 2019
Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Maruo Farms and Supersonicz on Wednesday 11 December 2019 signed a year pilot project agreement with 200 rice...
Tourism Security Unit trains o...

Tourism Security Unit trains on human trafficking

Friday, December 13, 2019
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) - Gambia, Wednesday wrapped-up a three-day training for Tourism Security Unit (TSU) on Trafficking...
Retired diplomat felicitates U...

Retired diplomat felicitates UAE

Friday, December 13, 2019
Retired diplomat, Dembo M. Badjie extends his congratulations to the entire leadership of the United Arab Emirates for building a sustainable future...
President Barrow expresses app...

President Barrow expresses appreciation to Gambians

Friday, December 13, 2019
His Excellency President Adama Barrow extends his profound appreciations and heartfelt gratitude to the entire Gambian population following his...
New Airline to Start Operation...

New Airline to Start Operations in The Gambia

Friday, December 13, 2019
Senior officials from Universal Caravan Aviation, a transnational aviation company based in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, have shared with President...

GRACTA receives over USD17, 832 worth of Equipment

Friday, December 13, 2019
National Environment Agency, in collaboration with Ozone Unit, Thursday handed over items worth over USD17,832 to The Gambia Refrigeration and Air...
Beakanyang to award media hous...

Beakanyang to award media houses

Friday, December 13, 2019
Executive Director of Beakanyang Kafoo, Nfamara Jawneh said his organisation will award five Gambian media houses for their strong role in educating...
35% of women worldwide suffer ...

35% of women worldwide suffer SGBV- WFP country representative

Friday, December 13, 2019
The World Food Programme (WFP) representative and country director in The Gambia, Tuesday said that 35% of women worldwide have suffered Sexual...
70% of government budget shoul...

70% of government budget should go through public Procurement

Friday, December 13, 2019
Gambia Public Procurement Authority (GPPA) Director General have suggested that 70% of Gambia government budget should be done through public...
Young scientists urged to work...

Young scientists urged to work for food security through conventional methods

Friday, December 13, 2019
“We are relying on you, and will surely depend on you if we are to become self-sufficient in food,” Demba Trawally, acting deputy director general of...
President Barrow Renews Commit...

President Barrow Renews Commitment to Judicial Independence as He Swears-in 2 High Court New Judges

Friday, December 13, 2019
His Excellency, President Adama Barrow on Thursday, December 12, 2019, reaffirmed the commitment of his government to ensuring judicial independence...

Strengthening fight against trafficking in persons!

Friday, December 13, 2019
Trafficking In Persons (TIP) is a form of modern day slavery. It involves the trading of human beings for the purposes of exploitation. This...

Musa Barrow’s Atalanta grabs spot in UEFA champions’ league round 16

Friday, December 13, 2019
Gambian wonder-kid Musa Barrow has secured a place in the round sixteen of the 2019-2020 EUFA champions league. Barrow’s side booked their place...
GFF appoints Alagie Ebrima Nya...

GFF appoints Alagie Ebrima Nyassi as Youth Football Manager

Friday, December 13, 2019
Executive Committee of The Gambia Football Federation has appointed Alagie Ebrima Nyassi as the country’s football governing body youth football...

Bubacarr Trawally scores brace in Ajman defeat against Kalba

Friday, December 13, 2019
Scorpions’ forward player, Bubacarr ‘Steve’ Trawally has scored a brace (two goals) during his Emirati team Ajman Club 6-2 away defeat against...
SK East Nawettan returns to ac...

SK East Nawettan returns to action

Friday, December 13, 2019
Serrekunda East 2019 Nawettan has returned to action after the completion of the Africell-sponsored super nawettan competition. Uprising beat T....
Niani NAM sponsors 2 ward tour...

Niani NAM sponsors 2 ward tournaments

Friday, December 13, 2019
National Assembly Member (NAM) for Niani constituency in Central River Region (CRR) - North has sponsored two wards in his constituency to organise...
Gambie : une activiste dénonce...

Gambie : une activiste dénonce les manœuvres politiques de Barrow

Friday, December 13, 2019
La militante féministe gambienne pour la justice sociale, Matida Kebbeh, affirme dans un entretien avec APA n’être pas surprise par la décision du...

ZAKAH: The Meaning of Minerals and Their Conditions for Zakah

Friday, December 13, 2019
The term ma’din (minerals) is derived from the verb ‘Adana (to reside), as in the phrase “’Adana fi al-makan,” which means ‘someone resided in some...
Book Review: After The Prophet...

Book Review: After The Prophet – The Epic Story of the Shia-Sunni Split

Friday, December 13, 2019
Reviewed by Z. Hussain Before it was just plain ‘Muslim’, but we now live in era where the words ‘Sunni’ and ‘Shia’ are bombarded at us from every...
Entertainment & Lifestyle: Gam...

Entertainment & Lifestyle: Gambian artiste Dave Ndow to perform in Banjul on New Year eve

Friday, December 13, 2019
As preparations are in high gear, Gambia’s capital city of Banjul is expected to rise above nature, as thousands of music lovers would gather at the...
JAZZ APPRECIATION: NINA SIMONE...

JAZZ APPRECIATION: NINA SIMONE, She Was Young Gifted and Black

Friday, December 13, 2019
Although the history of jazz is mainly dominated by the exploits of male jazz musicians, the role of women in Jazz is just as significant as that of...

OPINION: CORRUPTION IS AN OBSTACLE TO ACHIEVING NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2018/21

Friday, December 13, 2019
Anti Corruption Coalition (Gambia) The Gambia National Development Plan (2018 – 2021) was adopted in January, 2018 by the Cabinet of HE Adama...
OPINION: VOICE OF THE VETERANS...

OPINION: VOICE OF THE VETERANS (VV)

Friday, December 13, 2019
We open this National Dialogue by a brief interview with Charles Sarr Thomas a retired Civil Servant of The Gambia. Q. Brieflytell us your...
NAMs approve D21.3bn for 2020 ...

NAMs approve D21.3bn for 2020 national budget

Thursday, December 12, 2019
National Assembly Members (NAMs) have finally approved D21.3 billion being the Appropriation Bill for government’s expenditure for 2020 fiscal year....
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Beakanyang to award media houses

Friday, December 13, 2019
Executive Director of Beakanyang Kafoo, Nfamara Jawneh said his organisation will award five Gambian media houses for their strong role in educating...
Beakanyang to award media hous...

Beakanyang to award media houses

Friday, December 13, 2019
Executive Director of Beakanyang Kafoo, Nfamara Jawneh said his organisation will award five Gambian media houses for their strong role in educating...
35% of women worldwide suffer ...

35% of women worldwide suffer SGBV- WFP country representative

Friday, December 13, 2019
The World Food Programme (WFP) representative and country director in The Gambia, Tuesday said that 35% of women worldwide have suffered Sexual...
70% of government budget shoul...

70% of government budget should go through public Procurement

Friday, December 13, 2019
Gambia Public Procurement Authority (GPPA) Director General have suggested that 70% of Gambia government budget should be done through public...
Young scientists urged to work...

Young scientists urged to work for food security through conventional methods

Friday, December 13, 2019
“We are relying on you, and will surely depend on you if we are to become self-sufficient in food,” Demba Trawally, acting deputy director general of...
President Barrow Renews Commit...

President Barrow Renews Commitment to Judicial Independence as He Swears-in 2 High Court New Judges

Friday, December 13, 2019
His Excellency, President Adama Barrow on Thursday, December 12, 2019, reaffirmed the commitment of his government to ensuring judicial independence...
Fear grips business community ...

Fear grips business community amid planned protest

Friday, December 13, 2019
Scores of businessmen and women in the country have expressed their total dissatisfaction and condemned in the strongest terms the much-talked about...
‘Cause of death of Koro Ceesay...

‘Cause of death of Koro Ceesay was not known to anybody’

Friday, December 13, 2019
Counsel Abdoulie Sissoho, who is representing Yankuba Touray in the murder case at the High Court in Banjul, on 12 December, 2019, before Justice...
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