Justice minister  tables D150,...

Justice minister tables D150, 000 remuneration for 5 Faraba commissioners

Friday, September 21, 2018
Gambia’s Justice Minister Abubacarr Tambadou Tuesday tabled a motion before the legislators at the National Assembly in Banjul for the awarding of...
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US ambassador says relations w...

US ambassador says relations with Gambia is excellent

Picture: Ambassador Alsup & President Barrow
Friday, September 21, 2018
The United States Ambassador to The Gambia, Her Excellency Patricia Alsup, has described as ‘’excellent’’ the relationship between The Gambia and the...
Barrow swears-in Land Commissi...

Barrow swears-in Land Commission members

Friday, September 21, 2018
A Land Commission has been set up to look into the challenges of land administration in order to address conflicts emanating from land matters in the...
New secretary general takes oa...

New secretary general takes oaths of office

Picture: SG Ebrima O. Camara
Friday, September 21, 2018
His Excellency, President Adama Barrow on Monday 17th September, 2018 presided over the swearing-in of the newly appointed Secretary General and Head...

‘Sometimes there was no money to pay auditors’

Friday, September 21, 2018
Bai Matarr Drammeh, a businessman, yesterday appeared before the Janneh Commission and stated that the Jammeh Foundation for Peace sometimes had no...
National Library was allocated...

National Library was allocated a land in 2004: Education minister

Picture: Claudiana Cole, the minister of Basic and Secondary Education
Friday, September 21, 2018
Claudiana Cole, the minister of Basic and Secondary Education has told deputies that the National Library was allocated a land in 2004 by the...
Ex-Local Gov’t   minister admi...

Ex-Local Gov’t minister admits 28 lands allocation to Jammeh not proper

Picture: Ismaila Sambou
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
The former minister of Local Government and Lands, Ismaila Sambou, yesterday stated before the Janneh Commission that it was not proper to allocate...
Lesotho king  holds talks with...

Lesotho king holds talks with President Barrow

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
The king of Lesotho, His Majesty Letsie III, yesterday morning met President Adama Barrow at his Office at State House, where the two leaders had...
Police warn against possible d...

Police warn against possible disruption at Lie Saine’s trial

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
It has come to the notice of the office of the Inspector General of Police that some political party militants are planning to gather at the court...
Euodoo Foundation patronises s...

Euodoo Foundation patronises students with education items

Friday, September 21, 2018
Euodoo Foundation, a charity aimed at helping children and improved educational performance on Monday donated books, bags and school uniforms to...
26 Inmates undergo rehab cours...

26 Inmates undergo rehab course

Friday, September 21, 2018
A total of 26 inmates at the State Central Mile II recently graduated after successfully completing a prisons rehabilitation course under a new...
Imam Ratib Kah on Tamxarit Pra...

Imam Ratib Kah on Tamxarit Prayers

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Imam Ratib of Banjul Alhagie Cherno Kah has spoken on the significance of Yawmul Ashura, 10th day of the Muslim New Year, which will be celebrated...
Rotary Club of Banjul elects n...

Rotary Club of Banjul elects new president

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Momodou Lamin Camara has been elected as the new President of the Rotary Club of Banjul at a ceremony held at a hotel in Kololi. Camara is expected...

30 Journos commence training on child rights

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
At least thirty journalists from print and electronic media Monday began a three-day capacity building on child right reporting at the National...

9 Political parties subscribe to code of conduct to respect political freedom

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
A total of nine political parties in The Gambia have subscribed to a code of conduct designed to respect the rights of all and political freedom at a...
GamTUB trains members on secto...

GamTUB trains members on sectorial mapping

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
The Gambia Trade Union Bureau (GamTUB), an umbrella body of The Gambia Labour Union, Monday began a three-day intensive training for its members on...
GAM-MINDS community entreprene...

GAM-MINDS community entrepreneurship training underway

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
GAM-MINDS Foundation in collaboration with the United States Embassy over the weekend held a community entrepreneurship training for youth to...
Columns

On environmental degradation

Friday, September 21, 2018
Environmental degradation, instead of being tackled, appears to be worsening, as evident in the scorching heat in many cities, prolonged droughts...
GFF establishes committee to i...

GFF establishes committee to investigate Stadium overcrowding

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Following last Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifier match between The Gambia and Algeria played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau. ...
Gambia eyes success over Togo ...

Gambia eyes success over Togo in AFCON qualifiers

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
The Gambia will be eyeing for a success over Togo in their upcoming qualifiers next month to maintain their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualification...

Jamsen cruises to Banjul knock-out semis

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Jamsen Sunday defeated Fire House 3-2 on penalties after the regulation time ended goalless at the Banjul KG5 Mini Stadium to advance to the ongoing...
SESDO, Senegambia Real Estate ...

SESDO, Senegambia Real Estate signs Nawettan sponsorship deal

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Serrekunda East Sports Development Organisation (SESDO) last Wednesday signed a sponsorship agreement with Senegambia Real Estate for the 2018...

Gunjur Nawettan reaches semis

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
The 2018-2019 Gunjur ‘Nawettan’ league has reached the semifinal following the completion of quarterfinal matches at the Gunjur Nyamina Football...

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...
Arts & Culture
Black Thunder launches new Sin...

Black Thunder launches new Single ‘Nema Banko- Gambia’

Friday, September 14, 2018
Black Thunder, a Switzerland-based Gambian reggae and dancehall artiste has launched his new single entitled ‘Nema Banko- Gambia’ featuring...
Chambaii Music signs Kaybee

Chambaii Music signs Kaybee

Friday, September 14, 2018
Karamo Banja, commonly known as Kaybee by his peers and Kaybee Banja on stage, is a Gambian Hip Hop and the only Grime recording artiste. He has been...

JAZZ APPRECIATION: ART BLAKEY -THE ECCENTRIC DRUMMER WITH A MESSAGE

Picture: ART BLAKEY
Friday, September 14, 2018
In the world of jazz, the piano is considered the fundamental instrument for innovation and improvisation. However, another instrument that that is...
JAZZ APPRECIATION  CHICK COREA...

JAZZ APPRECIATION CHICK COREA: The Versatile Jazz Pianist

Picture: CHICK COREA
Friday, September 07, 2018
Although Jazz music was created by African Americans in the southern part of the United States, it was not always popular and black musicians had a...
JAZZ APPRECIATION  NINA SIMONE...

JAZZ APPRECIATION NINA SIMONE:The Female Jazz Revolutionary

Friday, August 31, 2018
Although the history of jazz is dominated by male muscians, it is noteworthy to observe that women in jazz have played every instrument in every...
Youth Forum
Youth Forum: 11M Euro Youth Em...

Youth Forum: 11M Euro Youth Empowerment Project is Ongoing

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
The Implementation of the Eleven Million Euro Youth Empowerment Project from the European Trust Fund is ongoing. The overall objective of this...

YOUTH FORUM: Gimindar Youth Development Association celebrates 2nd Anniversary

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Gimindar Youth Development Association (GYDA) over the weekend celebrated their second year anniversary in Gunjur through the organisations of a...
Gambian youth need real chance...

Gambian youth need real chances to participate in political processes

Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Gambian youth need real opportunities to participate in political processes and contribute to practical solutions that advance development. This...
French Column
Le Gouvernement Va Créer Plus ...

Le Gouvernement Va Créer Plus de 10,000 Emplois en 3 Années

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Dans son Discours à la Nation la semaine dernière, Son Excellence le Président Adama BARROW décria la hausse du chômage en Gambie et souligna que des...
La Politique Règne Sans Partag...

La Politique Règne Sans Partage à la Une des Quotidiens Sénégalais

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
La presse quotidienne sénégalaise parvenue lundi à APA accorde un traitement de faveur à la politique, mettant ainsi en exergue la campagne de...

‘GYIN Gambia’ Chapter Signe une MoU de 1 Année Avec ‘Kerr Fatou’

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Dans ses efforts d’intensifier sa visibilité pour une couverture de plus grande envergure, la ‘Global Youth Innovation Network Gambia Chapter (GYIN...
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Health
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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Point Audio News

Audio headlines for 11th June 2018

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