NAWEC to provide nationwide el...

NAWEC to provide nationwide electrification before 2019

Picture: NAWEC MD Baba Fatajo
Friday, June 08, 2018
The managing director of National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) has spoken of the institution’s resolve to provide 24-hour electricity supply...
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Seedy Njie resigns as APRC res...

Seedy Njie resigns as APRC reshuffles executive

Picture: Seedy S.K. Njie & Hon. Musa Amul Nyassi
Friday, June 08, 2018
Tipped as the former President Jammeh’s most loyalist supporter in the past few years, Seedy S.K. Njie has resigned effective Monday June 4, 2018, as...

Mankamang Kunda butcher, notorious cattle thief arrested

Friday, June 08, 2018
Police in the Central River Region town of Bansang have arrested two notorious cattle thieves for their involvement in the alleged theft of 3 heads...

3 arrested over killing of Senegalese national

Friday, June 08, 2018
Police in the Central River Region (CRR) have arrested three suspects in connection with the death of one Mustapha Gueye, a native of Kerr Yerro...

Boy, 18, drowned in Bansang

Friday, June 08, 2018
Solo Fatty, an 18-year-old boy and a native of Bantanto village in the Upper Fulladou District, Central River Region (CRR) on Wednesday met his...

Former Central Bank governor’s assets frozen

Friday, June 08, 2018
The Commission of Inquiry investigating the financial dealings, assets amongst others of Ex-President Yahya Jammeh, his family members and close...
Imam Ratib Kah on Tamxarit Pra...

Imam Ratib Kah on Tamxarit Prayers

Picture: The Imam Ratib of Banjul, Alhagie Cherno Kah
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...
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On good nutrition

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Nutrition is an integral part of human existence and scientific research in the field of nutrition and health has made great strides in recent years....
GFF establishes committee to i...

GFF establishes committee to investigate Stadium overcrowding

Picture: GFF president Lamin Kabba Bajo, first-vice president Bakary K. Jammeh and third-vice president Ebou Faye
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...

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...
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Rates as of July 4th, 2016 (Courtesy of Trust Bank Ltd)

Indicative          Rates

Selling
Pound Sterling (GBP)   = D59.50 
US 
Dollar (USD)          = D44.00
CFA                            = D350.00
Euro                            = D48.50
Swedish Kroner (100)  = D480.00
Norwegian Kroner (100)= D460.00
Danish Kroner(100)      = D600.00
Swiss Franc (CHF)       = D42.00
Canadian Dollar (CAD)  = D30.00
SAR                            = D12.00
AUD                            = D29.50
JPY                             = D36.00
GHC                    =D15

Buying
Pound Sterling (GBP) = D57.50
US Dollar (USD)        = D43.50
CFA                       = D340.00
Euro                       = D47.00
Swedish Kroner       = D450.00
Norwegian Kroner     = D440.00
Danish Kroner          = D580.00 
Swiss Franc (CHF)   = D40.60
Canadian Dollar (CAD)= D28.00
SAR                         = D10.00
AUD                         = D27.50
JPY                          = D34.00
GHC                =D12.00

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