NAWEC Saga: Board vice chair r...

NAWEC Saga: Board vice chair resigns as MD Fatajo removed

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Baba Fatajo, the Managing Director of the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) has been removed, The Point has been reliably informed. He...
Former Gambian beauty queen ac...

Former Gambian beauty queen accuses Jammeh of rape

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Fatou Jallow, who won a beauty pageant in Gambia in 2014, says she was raped by Yahya Jammeh, then the nation’s president. Credit Credit Tara Walton...
GAF soldier shot at Kanilai

GAF soldier shot at Kanilai

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Lance Corporal Samba Bah, a member of The Gambia Armed Forces who was on posting at the 4 Infantry Battalion at Kanilai, the home village of former...
TRRC : Former driver to Yankub...

TRRC : Former driver to Yankuba Touray testifies

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Warrant Officer Class one, Lamin Ndure yesterday told the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC), chaired Dr. Lamin J. Sise that...
Police arrest 2 for baby dumpi...

Police arrest 2 for baby dumping

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Police in the Lower River Region (LRR) have arrested two suspects in connection with the dumping of a six month old baby boy in a toilet at LRR, The...
Mamma Kandeh says humanitarian...

Mamma Kandeh says humanitarian gesture not politically motivated

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Mamma Kandeh, the leader of the opposition Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) has made it clear that his recent support to disaster victims in the...

Former APRC lawmaker Demba Dem claims he gets kidney problem from torture

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Demba Dem, former APRC candidate and member of National Assembly for Niani Constituency lamented that he is suffering from kidney malfunction as a...
Outgoing French envoy reaffirm...

Outgoing French envoy reaffirms France’s continued support to Gambia

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
The outgoing French ambassador to Senegal overseeing The Gambia His Excellency Christophe Bigot has disclosed that his government is committed to...
US $2.7M Africa Disaster Risks...

US $2.7M Africa Disaster Risks Financing project launched

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
A US $2.7 million African Development Bank funded Africa Disaster Risks Financing (ADRiFi) project to be implemented by the National Disaster...
NinkiNanka Trail exposed parti...

NinkiNanka Trail exposed participants to River Gambia cruise

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
About forty selected participants, consisting of tour operators, guides and community representatives Friday participated in a fam-trip along the...
World Sickle Cell Day commemor...

World Sickle Cell Day commemorated

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Sickle Cell Association of The Gambia recently commemorated World Sickle Cell Day at the Westfield youth monument. The day is meant to raise...
Gambia marks World Refugee Day

Gambia marks World Refugee Day

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
The Gambia Commission for Refugees (GCR) in partnership with UNHCR and The Gambia Food and Nutrition Association (GAFNA), Thursday commemorated 2019...

Gunjur Kunkujang boosted

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
The community of Gunjur Kunkujang in Kombo South has received a donation of used clothing from Lions club, an international charity in the United...
Estate slaps Portmore in Brika...

Estate slaps Portmore in Brikama Nawettan Qualifiers

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Estate, Sunday defeated Portmore 1-0 in the ongoing Brikama nawettan qualifiers played at the Box Bar Mini Stadium. The victory earned Estate boys...
NYP conducts capacity of membe...

NYP conducts capacity of members

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
The National Youth Parliament (NYP), last Tuesday conducted a nationwide capacity building training for its members in Kerewan, North Bank Region. ...

World Refugee Day: Aid hungry, displaced victims

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Even on June 20, World Refugee Day, people are being displaced by war or other disasters. The UN Refugee Agency says there are “30 people who are...
SESDO releases Nawettan Qualif...

SESDO releases Nawettan Qualifiers roster

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Serrekunda East Sports Development Organisation (SESDO) have released the 2019 wet season –Nawettan- qualifiers fixture, this week. In the...
Jalokoto and London lifts Omar...

Jalokoto and London lifts Omar Colley inter-Kabilo tourney title

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
The combined team; Jalokoto and London Kabilo have been crowned champions of Gambian defender, Omar Colley sponsored inter-Kabilo football tournament...
Raymond Mendy scores for Swedi...

Raymond Mendy scores for Swedish Boden FC

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Gambian midfielder, Raymond Mendy has scored for his Swedish Division one (Third Division) Boden FC during their 5-2 impressive win over Rynninge in...
Alfusainey Gassama scores hat-...

Alfusainey Gassama scores hat-trick in Kelantan Utd debut

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Gambian striker, Alfusainey Gassama have scored a hat-trick in his debut match for his Malaysian Liga M3 (Third Division) team Kelantan United during...
Remembering a Grandee: Omar Se...

Remembering a Grandee: Omar Sey’s legacy shall forever remain

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
A gentleman of the highest standing and an impeccable character, the late Alhaji Omar Baru Sey was an important personality in every sphere of our...

Mile 2 appellants cry foul

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Some criminal appeals at the High Court at Kanifing which were filed by Mile 2 appellants suffered setbacks due to lack of records of proceedings...

Lawyer Chime accuses NAATIP of wrongful possession of Nigerian international passports

Monday, June 24, 2019
Lawyer Emmanuel E. Chime has accused the National Agency Against Trafficking in Persons (NAATIP) of wrongful possession of two Nigerian international...
‘Trafficking in person suspect...

‘Trafficking in person suspect has a case to answer’

Monday, June 24, 2019
Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the High Court has called upon one Lamin Janneh to open his defence in the trafficking in person charges proffered against...

DLEAG nabs man with suspected bag of cannabis

Thursday, June 06, 2019
Operatives of the Drug Law Enforcement Agency, The Gambia (DLEAG) have arrested one Mustapha Jammeh with two bags of suspected drugs. The suspect...

Court frees murder suspect

Thursday, June 06, 2019
Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the High Court in Banjul on Monday, 3 June 2019 acquitted and discharged one Alhagie Camara after the prosecution failed to...
Movie premier to feature Gambi...

Movie premier to feature Gambian actress

Friday, June 21, 2019
Gambian female actress Rohey Kamara, has been nominated as the best female actress for SMA 2019 which she would be featured in a movie premier come...
T. Smallz featured in internat...

T. Smallz featured in international Collobo Video ‘Touch Dat’

Friday, June 21, 2019
One of Gambia’s sensational singer and songwriter; T. Smallz, is currently in Lagos, Nigeria to shoot a video of a song called ‘Touch Dat’ featuring...
JAZZ APPRECIATION:  BERRY GORD...

JAZZ APPRECIATION: BERRY GORDY The Founder of Motown Record Company

Friday, June 21, 2019
We have always maintained that Jazz music is the umbrella that encompasses all other forms of music, and as we continue to write about jazz, it is...
Gambian-UK fashion exhibition ...

Gambian-UK fashion exhibition awards set for June 28

Friday, May 24, 2019
The 2019 Gambian fashion exhibition is slated for June 28th to 30th in United Kingdom, with preparations on high gear. Organizers told The Point...
Black Thunder: Artistes must b...

Black Thunder: Artistes must be discipline in their lyrics

Friday, May 17, 2019
Gambian Switzerland-based reggae dancehall artiste Black Thunder has asked Gambian artistes to be discipline in their lyrics and to always show...
GCCI prexy defies youth to tak...

GCCI prexy defies youth to take ownership of business companies

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) President, Edi Mass Job has challenged Gambian youth to take ownership of the country‘s businesses...
Kambie Bolong Youth Associatio...

Kambie Bolong Youth Association passionate to address hitches facing young people

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Members of Kambie Bolong Youth Development Association said they are ready to help tackle some of the problems facing young people in the country. ...
Gambie : Six soldats arrêtés, ...

Gambie : Six soldats arrêtés, deux autres en fuite

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Six soldats des Forces Armées Gambiennes (GAF) ont été arrêtés la semaine dernière dans le pays pendant que deux autres se sont échappés. La...
Gambie : 2,7 millions $ pour a...

Gambie : 2,7 millions $ pour améliorer les réponses aux risques de catastrophes avec l’appui de la BAD

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
En Gambie, l’Agence nationale de gestion des catastrophes (NDMA) a lancé avec la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), l’Africa Disaster Risk...
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Thursday, November 22, 2018
(Wednesday 21st November 2018 Issue) Warmer climates like those found in the tropics (Equator, Capricorn and Cancer) are not only favourable for...
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