WFP to disburse D18.5M to elementary, early childhood centres

Thursday, October 18, 2018
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) yesterday announced it will transfer to participating elementary schools and early childhood...
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Coroner appointed to probe the...

Coroner appointed to probe the death of Louis Gomez

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Malafi Jarju, the first class magistrate in Banjul has been appointed as coroner to inquire in the death of Louis Gomez, one of eight accused persons...
Agric Minister: Gov’t has a cl...

Agric Minister: Gov’t has a clear roadmap to attain zero hunger by 2030

Thursday, October 18, 2018
The minister of Agriculture, Lamin N. Dibba, has affirmed the continuous commitment of the government in eradicating hunger in the country, saying...
Barrow welcomes France agricul...

Barrow welcomes France agriculture plans in Gambia

Thursday, October 18, 2018
His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has lauded the initiative of the French government to invest massively in Agricultural commercialization and...
UN to support Barrow for succe...

UN to support Barrow for success

Thursday, October 18, 2018
The top echelon of the United Nations, led by the Special Representative of the U.N. Secretary General in West Africa and the Sahel, Dr. Muhammad Ibn...

Mufti Ismail Menk to visit Gambia in November

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Mufti Ismail Menk will visit The Gambia on November 1, 2018, according to Amal Foundation. Banjul, 16th October 2018: Amal Foundation wishes to...

Immigration officer faces impersonation charge

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Mustapha Mboob, an immigration officer, was recently paraded before Magistrate Fatou Darboe of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court and charged with...
Prisons DG denies placing Yank...

Prisons DG denies placing Yankuba Badgie, others in solitary confinement

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
The director general of The Gambia Prison Services, Ansumana Manneh, has finally appeared yesterday before the High Court presided over by Justice...
Justice Jallow urges CRC staff...

Justice Jallow urges CRC staff to refrain from politics

Picture: Justice Cherno Sulayman Jallow
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
The chairman of Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), Justice Cherno Sulayman Jallow, has called on the staff of the commission to refrain...
ICC Bensouda: We’ll keep a wat...

ICC Bensouda: We’ll keep a watchful eye on Gambia’s truth process

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Gambia’s truth-seeking process kicked-off this week with the swearing in of 11 commissioners as the International Criminal Court pledged to keep a...
Members propose one National L...

Members propose one National Livestock Association in Gambia

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Members of the National Livestock Owners Association (NaOLA) have held a general meeting at the Community Development office in Brikama where they...
Ward Councilors lead cleansing...

Ward Councilors lead cleansing exercise at Faji Kunda Health centre

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Ward councilors Ansumana Bayo of Latrikunda Sabji and Baba Jabbi of Faji Kunda Saturday led a cleansing exercise organized by Latrikunda Sabiji...

NYC, TRRC concludes Transitional Justice Youth Summit

Thursday, October 18, 2018
National Youth Council in partnership with Truth Reconciliation and Reparations Commission, Ministry of Justice, the UN Transitional justice project...
KGH boosted with surgical equi...

KGH boosted with surgical equipment, others

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Kanifing General Hospital (KGH) has received a donation of surgical, urological, orthopedic equipment, nursing shoes and other hospital equipment...
ChildFund distributes 4000 Zin...

ChildFund distributes 4000 Zinus mattresses, beds to affiliated Federations

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
ChildFund The Gambia in partnership with Zinus Company have donated 4000 mattresses and 4000 beds to ChildFund affiliated Federations through their...
SK Craft market vendors cries ...

SK Craft market vendors cries over low customer turnout, sales

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Vendors at Serrekunda craft market have expressed their frustration over low customer turnout and sales, saying the only time they make appreciable...
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Scorpions’ fate in limbo after Togo defeat

Thursday, October 18, 2018
The Gambia’s Africa Cup of Nations qualification is in serious doubt following the Scorpions humiliating 1-0 defeat at home by The Sparrow Hawks of...
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Facility available for lease in The Gambia

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Located in the tourist Development areas about 100 meters adjacent to the Palma Rima Hotel. In front lies the coastal highway leading to the Banjul...
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Gambia AFCON qualification in doubt after Togo defeat

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Gambia’s Africa Cup of Nations qualification is in serious doubt following the Scorpions 1-0 defeat at home to Togo on Tuesday. Ayite Floyd scored...
Gunjur to scuffle with Gamtel ...

Gunjur to scuffle with Gamtel in warm up clash

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Gunjur Super ‘Nawettan’ team will play against current domestic Division One champions Gamtel in a warm up match tomorrow Friday at the Gunjur...
Coach Tom Sainfiet upset by To...

Coach Tom Sainfiet upset by Togo conquer

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Head coach of Gambia senior national team Tom Sainfied said he was upset following his side’s home defeat to Togo in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations...

GFF expels five members

Thursday, October 18, 2018
The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) wishes to inform its members and the general public that sequel to their suspension from the GFF in August this...
FBY, Sanyang stretch up for de...

FBY, Sanyang stretch up for debut Super Nawettan outing

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
A team comprising Farato, Busumbala and Yundum (FBY) and Sanyang teams are currently stretching their muscles for their debut Super Nawettan...
Macdonald Utd prevails over Fi...

Macdonald Utd prevails over Fire House to lift Banjul Nawettan title

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Macdonald United Saturday triumphed over Fire House 1-0 in the final played at the Banjul KG5 Mini Stadium to clinch the 2018 Canon Group Gambia...
Serrekunda East Nawettan reach...

Serrekunda East Nawettan reaches Round of 16

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
The 2018 Serrekunda East Nawettan has reached the round of 16 following the completion of the group matches at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium. ...
Gambia battle Togo in AFCON Qu...

Gambia battle Togo in AFCON Qualifiers return-leg today

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Gambia’s senior Scorpions will battle the Hawks of Togo at the Independence Stadium in Bakau today in the return leg of the 2019 Africa Cup of...

Man, 27, arrested for murder

Monday, October 15, 2018
Police have arrested one Bakary Baldeh, a resident of Kombo Wellingara, West Coast Region, for reportedly stabbing one Bubacarr Darboe, to death; The...

Court fines man to pay D2000 after found guilty of stealing

Monday, October 01, 2018
Fatou Dem One Ebrima Jallow was sentenced to pay two thousand dalasis in default to serve three months imprisonment after he was found guilty...

Thief ordered to pay D84, 228.83

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
One Muhammed Drammeh has been sentenced to pay a fine of D84, 228.83 in default to serve three years imprisonment at the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court...

Woman arraigned for assault

Friday, September 21, 2018
One Fatou Drammeh, a resident of New Yumdum village in the West Coast Region was recently arraigned before magistrate Peter Che of Brikama...

Court to deliver ruling on preliminary objection filed on Kuntaur Chairmanship election petition

Thursday, September 13, 2018
The chief justice of The Gambia, Justice Hassan B. Jallow yesterday, 12 September, 2018 adjourned the ruling of the preliminary objection filed...

Court fines man to pay D5000 after threatening violence

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
One Sambou Njie was sentenced to pay a fine of D5000 plus a year imprisonment after he was found guilty of threatening violence before Magistrate S....

Court set to hear preliminary objection in Kuntaur Area Council Chairmanship election

Friday, September 07, 2018
The chief justice of The Gambia, Hassan B. Jallow sitting as a High Court judge in the Kuntaur Area Council Chairmanship election petition yesterday...

Man arraigned for being found with 100 grams of cannabis sativa

Thursday, September 06, 2018
One Sainey Touray, a taxi driver was on 4 September, 2018, arraigned before magistrate Peter Che of the Brikama Magistrate’s Court for allegedly...

5 young boys arraigned on multiple offences

Friday, August 31, 2018
Salifu Njie, Demba Sowe, Omar Jallow, Musa Camara and Abubacarr Conteh were on the 29th of August, 2018, paraded before Magistrate Sarr of the...

Court orders immediate release of convict

Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Justice OleidiUko Uduma of the High Court in Banjul recently ordered the immediate release of Amadou Baldeh from prison custody after the High Court...
Magnificent Joe touring Europe

Magnificent Joe touring Europe

Monday, October 15, 2018
(Friday12th October, 2018 Issue) Gambia’s reggae artiste Magnificent Joe has embarked on his first tour of Europe which would last for two months. He...
Producer challenges Gambian au...

Producer challenges Gambian authorities on visa and royalties

Monday, October 15, 2018
(Friday12th October, 2018 Issue) Senegalese artiste and producer Fafadi has challenged Gambian authorities to execute their duties to artistes in...
Entertainment stakeholders mak...

Entertainment stakeholders make demands

Monday, October 15, 2018
(Friday12th October, 2018 Issue) Since the government of Adama Barrow came into power, several sectors have had cause to hope for better conditions...
Gambia’s ENC to release debut ...

Gambia’s ENC to release debut album “Victory”

Monday, October 15, 2018
(Friday12th October, 2018 Issue) Gambian dance hall artiste ENC who have been releasing many interesting songs said his debut album “Victory” will be...
Entertainment & Lifestyle:  Ma...

Entertainment & Lifestyle: Magnificent Begins Europe Tour

Monday, October 08, 2018
Issued Friday 5October2018 Gambian reggae super star Magnificent Joe is making big waves in his premier debut tour of Europe. Already, there are...
JAZZ APPRECIATION:FOCUS ON MIL...

JAZZ APPRECIATION:FOCUS ON MILES DAVIS

Picture: Miles Davis
Monday, October 08, 2018
Issued Friday 5October2018 Some of the most recognized names in jazz are people with complex personalities, one of them is a guy called Miles Davis,...
Rapper Gee criticizes Presiden...

Rapper Gee criticizes President Adama Barrow

Friday, September 28, 2018
Gambian rapper Gee has criticized President Adama Barrow for donating 11million dalasi (about $230, 000) to Gambia’s 2018 Muslim pilgrims who went to...
Ras Emmanuel to launch ‘That D...

Ras Emmanuel to launch ‘That Day’ Album in Gambia

Friday, September 28, 2018
Ras Emmanuel, a Jamaican reggae Ambassador based in the US is expected in The Gambia on November 16, to launch his new album titled “That Day” at...

African Youth Commission chair visits Gambia

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Acting Executive Chairperson of the African Youth Commission (AYC), Ms. Natalie Sonia Mukundane has arrived in The Gambia prior to the third African...
Kulukochi Youth Development As...

Kulukochi Youth Development Association sought assist youth

Tuesday, October 09, 2018
Gunjur Kulukochi Youth Development Association in the Kombo South said they are out to support youths in different sectors of development such...
UGYD briefs youth, community l...

UGYD briefs youth, community leaders on anti-FGM laws

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
United Gambian Youths for Development (UGYD), a national youth organisation operating in The Gambia in the areas of guidance and counseling, career...

Francophonie : Moteur de Développement du XXI Siècle. Entretien Exclusif avec L’Ambassadeur de la France au Sénégal, Son Excellence Mr. Christophe BIGOT

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Le Mardi 16 Octobre 2018, nous avons rencontré l’Ambassadeur de la France au Sénégal, Son Excellence Mr. Christophe BIGOTen visite en Gambie et eûmes...

L’Impôt Pour la Sécurité à l’Aéroport n’est Pas Une Menace : Son Honorable Le Ministre du Tourisme

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Son Honorable le Ministre du Tourisme et de la Culture a confirmé que ‘l’Impôt Pour la Sécurité’ à l’aéroport, officiellement confirmé à travers une...
La TRRC Marque un Pas Clef Dan...

La TRRC Marque un Pas Clef Dans l’Histoire du Pays

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
La Directrice Régionale de l’Afrique de l’Ouest de” ARTICLE 19”, Mme Fatou JAGNE SENGHORE cita que pendant 22 années, nombreux sont les Gambiens qui...
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August is the worldwide awaren...

August is the worldwide awareness about the Violence against children.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Are Gambian children at risk? Child Marriage, Female Genital Mutilation What is Child Abuse Child Abuse is defined in the Children Young Persons...
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Audio headlines for 11th June 2018

audio news by fatou dem The point newspaper headlines for 11 june 2018