Clash broke in Wuli after warn...

Clash broke in Wuli after warning of possible bloodshed

Picture: Mbembanding Jawneh
Friday, March 23, 2018
The two villages in Wuli that warned government to act to avoid bloodshed after numerous disputes over rice fields have eventually clashed, The Point...
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I could not have said no becau...

I could not have said no because of circumstances, Amadou Samba Testifies

Friday, March 23, 2018
Amadou Samba yesterday told the Janneh Commission that he could not have said no when the former president asked him to sign a contract for the...
NAWEC is D1M richer monthly wi...

NAWEC is D1M richer monthly with the SENELEC deal

Friday, March 23, 2018
Reports have shown that the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) gains over a million dalasi more monthly, after it had struck a deal with...

Arrested SIS officers remanded

Friday, March 23, 2018
Banjul Magistrates’ Court has Wednesday remanded eight ex officers of the defunct National Intelligence Agency (NIA) now renamed State Intelligence...

Gambia to take part in Saudi joint military exercise

Friday, March 23, 2018
The Gambia Armed Forces announced it will send 11 officers and 74 other ranks to take part in a multinational joint military maneuver – “Exercise...

Another Rape suspect freed

Friday, March 23, 2018
Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of High Court in Banjul has acquitted and discharged one Cherno Omar Gagigo after the prosecution failed to establish the...

5 Gambian entrepreneurs make 2018 TEF annual programme

Friday, March 23, 2018
Five Gambian entrepreneurs have been listed in the 1000 African entrepreneurs selected for the 2018 Tony Elumelu Foundation programme announced...

YVE-The Gambia, NEA inks solvent based paint MOU

Friday, March 23, 2018
Young Volunteers for the Environment (YVE)- The Gambia has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Environment Agency (NEA) to...

Broadcasters Association launched

Friday, March 23, 2018
Gambia broadcasters have launched a new association call Broadcasters Association of the Gambia (BAG) at The Association of Non-Governmental...

What One Can Read From China’s Two Sessions This Year?

Picture: H.E. Mr. ZHANG Jiming
Friday, March 23, 2018
The annual Chinese political season ‘Two Sessions’ has just concluded in Beijing. As this year’s “Two Sessions”, the first sessions of the 13th...
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Authorities act stubborn after warning from Wuli

Friday, March 23, 2018
After several media reports over disputes over rice fields in Wuli, the authorities have shown negligence by failing to act, resulting to severe...
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Gambia leaves for Commonwealth games

Friday, March 23, 2018
Gambia delegation for the Commonwealth games will leave the country’s shores for Dakar on transit to Australia to participate in this year’s...

Gambia hosts CAR in int’l friendly today

Friday, March 23, 2018
Gambia will host Central African Republic in an international match at the Independence Stadium in Bakau today at 5pm. The Scorpions will use the...

Gamcel deny transfer to 4 Volleyball players

Friday, March 23, 2018
Four Gamcel female volleyball players are being denied transfer letters by their club, this journalist has gathered. It has been confirmed to this...

Judge urges state to report on gang raping trial

Friday, February 02, 2018
The Presiding Judge Simeon A. Abi of Basse High Court on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, urged the State to report to the said court in February sitting in...

Basse Magistrates’ Court convicts man for assault, trespass, threatening violence

Friday, February 02, 2018
One Ablie Njie was convicted and sentenced by Presiding Magistrate Demba Senghore of Basse Magistrates’ Court after he was found guilty on four...

Judgment fixed for defilement case

Friday, February 02, 2018
Basse High Court, presided over by Justice Simeon A. Abi has adjourned the criminal case involving the State and Muhammed Darboe to the 2 March 2018...

Thief sentenced

Friday, February 02, 2018
One Muhammed Sillah of Bamiko village in Tumana District in the Upper River Region was recently convicted and sentenced by Magistrate Demba Senghore...

Court Martial: witnesses explain how cautionary statements were obtained

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Lance Corporal Omar Jammeh, the seventh and Sergeant Momodou Gibba, the eight prosecution witnesses testified before the general Court-Martial on how...

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

Indicative          Rates

Pound Sterling (GBP)   = D59.50 
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

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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