7 Farato youths arrested, char...

7 Farato youths arrested, charged

Picture: This is the Bulldozer the Farato youth are accused of burning down
Friday, May 26, 2017
The police have arrested seven youths in Farato and took them to Brikama Magistrates’ Court where they were charged with willful damage of...
Ex-deputy IGP reinstated, at l...

Ex-deputy IGP reinstated, at lower rank

Picture: Modou Gaye
Friday, May 26, 2017
Modou Gaye, former Deputy Inspector General of Police, reported to work on Wednesday following his reinstatement but not in the same position he was...
APRC election petitions Withdr...

APRC election petitions Withdrawn

Picture: [L-R] Former President Jammeh, Lawyer Edward Gomez
Friday, May 26, 2017
The election petitions filed by the former ruling APRC party have been withdrawn from the Supreme Court on Wednesday, following the court’s approval...
Gambling resumes in full force

Gambling resumes in full force

Friday, May 26, 2017
After more than two years, gambling is finally back in The Gambia as casinos, lotteries and betting centres have resumed operations in full force and...
Films on Gambia’s political im...

Films on Gambia’s political impasse, culture premiered

Picture: WAX Media CEO Ebou Waggeh
Friday, May 26, 2017
A film about the recent political impasse in The Gambia, and another one on traditional and cultural practices, dating back to the time of Kunta...
Transition to democracy not ea...

Transition to democracy not easy task, Chief Justice Jallow

Picture: Chief Justice Hassan B Jallow
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Chief Justice Hassan B Jallow has pointed out that transition to a state of democracy based on respect for the rule of law, human rights and good...
Jammeh should never be forgive...

Jammeh should never be forgiven, says Sarjo Barrow

Picture: Sarjo Barrow
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Veteran broadcaster Sarjo Barrow has that former President Jammeh should never be forgiven for he had committed a lot of atrocities during his...
Local gov’t  election is today

Local gov’t election is today

Picture: IEC Chairman Alieu Momar Njai
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The Independent Electoral Commission will conduct by-election in three wards today, Wednesday. As usual, polls open at the three wards: Old...
Sukuta diaspora community offe...

Sukuta diaspora community offers D300,000 to build health centre laundry

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The newly launched Sukuta Diaspora Community UK chapter has provided 5,000 pound sterling, equivalent to about D300,000, to Sukuta Trust Fund for the...
GYIN Gambia ELIT 2017: Expandi...

GYIN Gambia ELIT 2017: Expanding youth development through entrepreneurial mentorship

Picture: GYIN Gambia Executive Director Mamadou Edrisa Njie
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The Global Youth Innovation Network Gambia Chapter (GYIN Gambia) would hold its 2nd edition of the National Youth Summer Camp from 23 July to 1...
Banjul hosts WAIFEM regional f...

Banjul hosts WAIFEM regional forum on liquidity management

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The West African Institute for Financial and Economic Management (WAIFEM) has opened a 10-day regional course on liquidity management and forecasting...
Barrow seizes Jammeh’s assets

Barrow seizes Jammeh’s assets

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
The government of President Adama Barrow has frozen all the known assets of former president Yahya Jammeh in The Gambia while investigations...
Jammeh’s memory is being effac...

Jammeh’s memory is being effaced

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
The government of President Adama Barrow is embarking on an exercise to rename or demolish any institution or structure that symbolises former...
Lotto Gaming pays over D3.5 mi...

Lotto Gaming pays over D3.5 million to winners

Picture: The presentation
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Lotto Gaming Gambia Limited (LGG) has paid a total of D3,600,000 to its lucky jackpot winners within 59 days of the resumption of the company, the...
Standard Chartered Bank, Afrex...

Standard Chartered Bank, Afrexim Bank Executives Visit President Barrow

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Standard Chartered Bank, CEO K.O Adenowo, President of Afrexim Bank, Benedict Oramah along with a high powered delegation of African businessmen...

Minister Jawo pays visit to GPU

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
The Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Demba Ali Jawo, accompanied by the Deputy Permanent Secretary, Mr Malick Jones, on...

NIA 9 Trial: State urged to produce witness or risk closure of case

Bruce Asemota
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the High Court in Banjul yesterday called on the state to produce their 3rd prosecution witness on the next adjourned...

Turkey to build US$1.2 million labs for UTG

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
The Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) and other stakeholders have finalised a project to build four laboratories for the School of...
China gives US$50 million to B...

China gives US$50 million to Barrow

Picture: President Adama Barrow
Monday, May 22, 2017
The government of President Adama Barrow has signed a US$50 million project grant agreement with the Chinese government through its embassy in...

Gov’t signs US$210 million deal for petroleum importation

Monday, May 22, 2017
The Gambia government has signed a three-year agreement with the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a member of the Islamic...
Senegalo-Gambia business forum...

Senegalo-Gambia business forum postponed

Monday, May 22, 2017
The maiden Senegalo-Gambia business forum which was slated to take place on 25 – 26 May 2017 has been postponed to 5 – 6 October 2017. The event...
Wanted

Wanted

Monday, May 22, 2017
The following people are wanted by the Gambia Police Force to face justice for the atrocities they have allegedly committed during the regime of...
City Limit radio 18-day human ...

City Limit radio 18-day human rights training ends

Monday, May 22, 2017
An 18-day training for staff of City Limit radio on fundamental human rights and freedoms guaranteed by the Gambian constitution has ended on...

New batch of ambassadors appointed by President Barrow

Monday, May 22, 2017
The Gambian leader, President Adama Barrow, has appointed more than 20 new ambassadors as Gambia’s representatives in various countries. The...
Arrest warrant for alleged kil...

Arrest warrant for alleged killers of Deyda Hydara

Picture: Who killed Deyda Hydara
Friday, May 19, 2017
Banjul Magistrates’ Court has issued an arrest warrant for the former army commander Kawsu Camara, alias Bombardier, and the infamous Sanna Manjang,...
State urges court to dismiss d...

State urges court to dismiss drug convict appeal

Picture: High Court
Friday, May 19, 2017
State Counsel Lamin Jarju of the Attorney General’s Chambers on 18 May 2017 urged the High Court presided over by Justice Oleidi Uduma to dismiss the...
Ramzia Diab appointed ambassad...

Ramzia Diab appointed ambassador to Malaysia

Picture: New Ambassador Malaysia Ramzia Diab
Friday, May 19, 2017
Ramzia Diab has been appointed Gambian Ambassador to Malaysia and other countries in the ASEAN region, i.e. Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines,...
UK Ambassador Colin Crorkin, i...

UK Ambassador Colin Crorkin, in support of Dr David Nabarro’s candidacy for the WHO Director-General position

Picture: Candidate Dr David Nabarro
Friday, May 19, 2017
On 23 May health ministers from around the world will gather in Geneva to vote for a new Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO). ...
African migrants bought and so...

African migrants bought and sold openly in ‘slave markets’ in Libya

Friday, May 19, 2017
Rome - Hundreds of migrants along North African migration routes are being bought and sold openly in modern day ‘slave markets’ in Libya, survivors...

Pan African Parliament wants continental police for Africa

Friday, May 19, 2017
Members of the Pan African Parliament want to start a body that will keep law and order, and protect life and property on the continent. Presented...
‘Killer’ of Badou Kebbeh arres...

‘Killer’ of Badou Kebbeh arrested in Senegal

Picture: Killer suspect Mustapha Gaye
Thursday, May 18, 2017
The alleged killer of one Badou Kebbeh, a Senegalese national, on 23 April this year in Nema, Jola Kunda, has been arrested. It would be recalled...
Over 1m Gambians lack sanitati...

Over 1m Gambians lack sanitation – Health Minister

Thursday, May 18, 2017
More than 1 million people in The Gambia lack access to basic sanitation, the Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Saffie Lowe-Ceesay, has said. ...
‘We will try to build capacity...

‘We will try to build capacity of media houses’- Info Minister

Picture: L-R: DSP Malik Jones, Mr Baba Hydara, Info Minister DA Jawo, Director Philip Kotey
Thursday, May 18, 2017
The Minister of Information has said his ministry and the government would try to do their utmost to build the capacity of media houses across the...
Ousainou Darboe & Co suit agai...

Ousainou Darboe & Co suit against Attorney General, others mentioned at Supreme Court

Picture: Foreign Affairs Minister Ousainou Darboe
Thursday, May 18, 2017
The case filed by Ousainou Darboe, leader of the United Democratic Party (UDP), against the Attorney General, the Inspector General of Police (IGP)...
‘UNFPA wants a Gambia where ev...

‘UNFPA wants a Gambia where every child can go to school’

Picture: UNFPA Country Rep Kunle Adeniyi
Thursday, May 18, 2017
The Head of office and operations at the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Country Office The Gambia, Kunle Adeniyi, says UNFPA wants a Gambia...
The Belt and Road Initiative: ...

The Belt and Road Initiative: A Public GoodChina Provides For The World

Picture: H.E. Ambassador ZHANG Jiming
Thursday, May 18, 2017
2500 years ago, Confucius depicted in the Book of Rites his vision of a Great Commonwealth, proclaiming that ‘when the Great Way prevails, all people...
French investors eye Gambia fo...

French investors eye Gambia for investment

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
His Excellency President Adama Barrow has expressed optimism in the investment potential of French investors who visited him at his Fajara State...
Barrow’s development plan comp...

Barrow’s development plan completed

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The much awaited National Development Plan of the new government has finally been completed, according to the permanent secretary of the Ministry of...
“No country will prosper witho...

“No country will prosper without a strong private sector” Muhammed Jah Chairman QGroup

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Muhammed Jah Chief Guest of Honour Address at the GCCI 50th Goldern Jubilee Awards Dinner, Coco Ocean, 12.05.2017 As SalamuAlaikumIt is with great...
Special session held for newly...

Special session held for newly-appointed judges

Picture: Chief Justice Hassan B Jallow
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The Judiciary yesterday held a special session for the appointed superior courts judges of The Gambia at the Judiciary complex, Independence Drive in...
Security reform key in sustain...

Security reform key in sustaining democracy

Picture: Former Burundian President Pierre Buyoya
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The fact finding mission consisting of ECOWAS, EU, AU and the UN has briefed President Adama Barrow on their assessment mission in The Gambia. The...
Lebanese International School ...

Lebanese International School Organizes Funfair Circus

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The Gambian Lebanese International School (GLIS), an institution owned by the Lebanese community in The Gambia, hosted it’s first-ever school based...
African Export-Import Bank to ...

African Export-Import Bank to Invest More Than $500m In The Gambia

Picture: Afreximbank President Dr. Benedict Oramah speaking to Journalists
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The President of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), Dr. Benedict Oramah, has said that the Afreximbank is ready to invest more than $500m...
Forest investment plan for Wes...

Forest investment plan for West Africa validated

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The Forest Investment Plan for ECOWAS member states designed to support the implementation of the West African Forest Convergence Plan has been...
Arch 22 Monument Demolished

Arch 22 Monument Demolished

Monday, May 15, 2017
The monument in front of the Arch 22, when entering Banjul, has been demolished by an unknown source apparently due to its association with the...
New Book ‘President Barrow: Th...

New Book ‘President Barrow: The Making of a New Gambia’ launched

Picture: Overseeing VP Fatoumatta Tambajang & Fin Minister Ousainou Darboe flanked by other dignitaries on the high table
Monday, May 15, 2017
A new book, President Barrow: The Making of a New Gambia, was launched at the Kairaba Beach Hotel on Saturday. The authors, Amadou Taal and Ebrima...
“Let’s transform The Gambia’s ...

“Let’s transform The Gambia’s economy, by empowering businesses”

Picture: Q-Group CEO Muhammed Jah
Monday, May 15, 2017
The Chairman and CEO of Q-Group, Mr Mohammad Jah, has called on government to address the challenges confronting businesses within the country to...
Scandinavian investors call on...

Scandinavian investors call on President Barrow

Picture: President Adama Barrow
Monday, May 15, 2017
A delegation of Gambians living in Norway and their Norwegian and Bulgarian partners interested in investing in The Gambia have called on His...

You can profit from your problems if you are persistent - Sabally tells youth gathering

Picture: Momodou Sabally
Monday, May 15, 2017
“I don’t care how bad your situation is. There is a solution to your problem and you can profit from it if you would open your mind and maintain...
New central bank governors spe...

New central bank governors speak

Picture: New CBG Governor Bakary Jammeh
Friday, May 12, 2017
Following the removal of Amadou Colley as the governor of the Central Bank of The Gambia and his two deputy governors early this week, the...
Barrow initiates taskforce in ...

Barrow initiates taskforce in rebuilding Banjul

Picture: President Adama Barrow
Friday, May 12, 2017
The Banjul City Council yesterday launched a taskforce, under the directive of President Adama Barrow, to look into the ways and means of addressing...
EU is Gambia’s largest partner...

EU is Gambia’s largest partner, says Minister Darboe

Picture: Minister Darboe and EU Delegation
Friday, May 12, 2017
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Ousainou Darboe, has reiterated the European Union’s commitment to The Gambia’s Development agenda. Mr Darboe...
SIS Graduates Maiden Batch of ...

SIS Graduates Maiden Batch of Recruits on Human Rights

Picture: SIS DG
Friday, May 12, 2017
The State Intelligence Service (SIS) graduated recruits at the Service’s Headquarters in Banjul on Wednesday. The batch of officers are the first...
Local gov’t elections campaign...

Local gov’t elections campaign starts tomorrow

Picture: IEC Chair Alieu Momarr Njai
Friday, May 12, 2017
Campaign for the forthcoming local government by-elections starts tomorrow, Saturday, and would last for 10 days. “Campaign begins on Saturday...

Gambia, Senegal sign agreement on Forest Resources and Wildlife Management

Friday, May 12, 2017
Cooperative Agreement between the Government of the Republic of The Gambia and The Government of The Republic of Senegal in the Area of Forest...
UN Agencies update President B...

UN Agencies update President Barrow on Child Marriage, Female Genital Mutilation

Picture: President Adama Barrow
Friday, May 12, 2017
A delegation of UN bodies made a courtesy call on His Excellency, President Adama Barrow. In her remark the UNICEF West and Central Africa...
Barrow says his Gov’t to work ...

Barrow says his Gov’t to work with religious leaders to promote peace

Picture: President Barrow and Muslim Religious leaders
Friday, May 12, 2017
President Adama Barrow has said leaders come and go but the state remains and urged the religious leaders to continue to pray for peace to prevail in...

‘Journalism was tiring and hectic but I never relent’: Ba Trawally

Friday, May 12, 2017
“Journalism in The Gambia during our time was a big challenge; it was very tiring and hectic but we never relent,” said veteran journalist Ba...
Jammeh’s brothers questioned b...

Jammeh’s brothers questioned by the police

Police PRO Foday Conta
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Operatives of the Gambia Police Force yesterday invited Araba Jammeh, Jalamang Jammeh and Sainey Jammeh all of Kanilai village and believed to be...
Finance minister signs U$5m gr...

Finance minister signs U$5m grant

Picture: Minister Sanneh signs the grant
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Amadou Sanneh, minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, yesterday at the Kairaba Beach Hotel, signed a US$5 million institutional support grant from...
GCCI to award Gambia’s best in...

GCCI to award Gambia’s best in business

Picture: GCCI CEO Alieu Secka
Thursday, May 11, 2017
All roads lead to the Coco Ocean Resort and Spa on Friday 12 May 2017 where The Gambia’s best in business performance will be awarded by the...
Statelessness to be eradicated...

Statelessness to be eradicated in W/Africa in 8 years

Thursday, May 11, 2017
If all goes as planned, statelessness should be eradicated in West Africa by the year 2024 as ECOWAS member states have adopted six concrete...
Gambia gov’t, AfDB hold joint ...

Gambia gov’t, AfDB hold joint performance review

Thursday, May 11, 2017
The Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs and the African Development Bank on Wednesday held a daylong joint country portfolio performance review...
‘We need more innovation, priv...

‘We need more innovation, private investment’, says Agric Minister

Picture: Agric Minister Omar Jallow
Thursday, May 11, 2017
The minister of Agriculture has said The Gambia needs to be more innovative and open up to private investors. He made his comments yesterday during...
NIA 9 trial halted

NIA 9 trial halted

Thursday, May 11, 2017
The criminal trial involving the state against the former NIA boss, Yankuba Badjie and eight others could not proceed yesterday before Justice Kumba...
Central bank governor, 3 other...

Central bank governor, 3 others removed

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Amadou Colley, governor of the Central Bank of The Gambia, as well as his first and second deputy governors, Basiru Njai and Oumie Savage-Samba,...
NIA 9 trial: 2nd witness concl...

NIA 9 trial: 2nd witness concludes testimony

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
The criminal trial involving the State against former officials of the defunct NIA proceeded yesterday before Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the High...
‘Police were behind burial sta...

‘Police were behind burial standoff in Tallinding’: Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at, The Gambia decides to issue this Press Release following publications in the Standard, Foroyaa and The Point Newspapers...
UNESCO Regional Youth Conferen...

UNESCO Regional Youth Conference centred on youth power in ending Gambia’s political impasse

Picture: Participants
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO Regional Office in Dakar, in collaboration with The Gambia National...
Sub-regional meeting discusses...

Sub-regional meeting discusses fisheries, aquaculture in Africa

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
A three-day sub-regional stakeholders’ meeting on the seventeenth session of the Committee on Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture of Africa (CIFAA)...
NIA 9 trial: Witness makes sta...

NIA 9 trial: Witness makes startling revelation

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
One Dauda Ndure, the first prosecution witness, yesterday told the court that Ebrima Solo Sandeng corpse was removed and buried by Saihou Omar Jeng,...
Gambia’s Cabinet Ministers con...

Gambia’s Cabinet Ministers conclude retreat

Picture: Gambia’s Cabinet Ministers
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
A 3-day retreat for Gambia’s Cabinet Ministers has just ended at the Coral Hotel (formerly the Sheraton) in Brufut. Under the theme “Collaborative...
American agents train Gambian ...

American agents train Gambian officers on exhumation

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Agents of America’s Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) have trained officers of the Forensic and Scientific Support Unit, Crime Management Unit,...

Gambian Imam in the UK preaches honesty and sincerity

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
There are several Gambian and Senegalese Imams in Europe who are not only leading prayers across European towns and cities but also contributing to...
'Follow The Money' chief arriv...

'Follow The Money' chief arrives in Gambia today

Picture: Hamzat
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
The co-founder of ‘Follow The Money’ initiative, Hamzat Lawal, is due to arrive in The Gambia today, Tuesday. Follow The Money is a Nigerian...
Njogu Bah acquitted

Njogu Bah acquitted

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Magistrate Janneh-Njie of the Banjul Magistrates’ Court on 3 May 2017 acquitted Njogu Bah, former secretary general and head of the civil service,...
Barrow Gov’t holds first retre...

Barrow Gov’t holds first retreat

Picture: President Barrow and senior officials
Monday, May 08, 2017
A three-day retreat for The Gambia’s Cabinet Ministers under the theme “Collaborative Leadership and Dialogue” held at the Coral Hotel (former...
Russia ready to work with Gamb...

Russia ready to work with Gambia, says Ambassador Sergei Kruykov

Picture: Ambassador Sergei Kruykov
Monday, May 08, 2017
Russian Ambassador to The Gambia and Senegal has expressed his government’s strong desire to working with the Gambia government to attain rapid...
ECOWAS experts finalise strate...

ECOWAS experts finalise strategies to eradicate statelessness

Monday, May 08, 2017
Experts from within West Africa and outside are meeting in The Gambia to review a draft 8-year Plan of Action which set forth concrete measures to...
QCell launches the only 4G LTE...

QCell launches the only 4G LTE Mobile Network in The Gambia

Picture: Qcell CEO Muhamed Jah
Monday, May 08, 2017
QCell Sunu Buss has launched its latest phase of the telecommunications revolution that will transform The Gambia to fourth generation mobile...
Children’s rights institute tr...

Children’s rights institute trains police on investigation

Monday, May 08, 2017
The Institute for the Advancement of Children’s Rights (IACR) recently held a training seminar for police officers on investigation and prosecution...
Point reporters bag GPU Awards

Point reporters bag GPU Awards

Picture: Adam Jobe and Halimatou Ceesay receiving their awards
Monday, May 08, 2017
Two reporters from The Point Newspaper have bagged prestigious accolades at the 2nd edition of The Gambia Press Union National Journalism Awards held...
‘Serious’ religious saga avert...

‘Serious’ religious saga averted in Tallinding

Picture: PRO Inspector Foday Conta
Monday, May 08, 2017
The Police in the Kanifing Municipality have averted “a serious confrontation” between the Muslims and Ahmadis of Tallinding on Saturday, the police...

ECOWAS experts finalise strategies to eradicate statelessness

Monday, May 08, 2017
Experts from within West Africa and outside are meeting in The Gambia to review a draft 8-year Plan of Action which set forth concrete measures to...

JSDA demands justice for fallen brothers of Sittanunku village

Monday, May 08, 2017
The JerrehSittanunku Development Association (JSDA) wishes to register its solidarity with the families of all victims of Sittanunkuorigin concerning...
Justice for Deyda Hydara, Chie...

Justice for Deyda Hydara, Chief Manneh & others, says Info Minister

Picture: Info Minister Demba A. Jawo
Friday, May 05, 2017
The Minister of Information, Communication Infrastructure has stated that justice must be served for Deyda Hydara, Chief Manneh, Omar Barrow and...
Russian envoy due in Gambia to...

Russian envoy due in Gambia today

Picture: H.E. Mikhail Bognadov
Thursday, May 04, 2017
H.E. Mikhail Bognadov, accompanied by a high-ranking delegation, will be in The Gambia today for a day’s working visit. Mr Bognadov, who is the...
World Press Freedom Day observ...

World Press Freedom Day observed in Gambia as fallen heroes honoured

Picture: Journalists commemorate World Press Freedom Day
Thursday, May 04, 2017
The Gambia Press Union, in partnership with European Union, United Nations Education Scientific Cultural Organization, UNDEF and FNUD, yesterday...
Gambia set for hydroelectricit...

Gambia set for hydroelectricity

Picture: Environment Minister Lamin Dibba
Thursday, May 04, 2017
The Gambia River Basin Development Organization (OMVG) has embarked on training members of the National Monitoring Committee on the country’s...
Gambia signs agriculture deal ...

Gambia signs agriculture deal with Turkey

Thursday, May 04, 2017
Friday April 28, 2017 The Gambia government signed agricultural co-operation deal with the republic of Turkey at the just concluded Turkey-Africa...
GPU commemorates World Press F...

GPU commemorates World Press Freedom Day

Picture: Info Minister Ali Jawo, one time GPU president
Thursday, May 04, 2017
The Gambia Press Union and its partners organised a symposium and public lectures as part of the commemoration of the World Press Freedom Day, held...
Barrow thanks Akufo-Addo for h...

Barrow thanks Akufo-Addo for helping restore democracy in Gambia

Picture: President Barrow & President Akufo-Addo
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
President Adama Barrow arrived in Ghana on Friday and held a meeting with his Ghanaian counterpart during which he thanked President Akufo-Addo for...
Health Ministry launches plan ...

Health Ministry launches plan to ensure national wellbeing

Wednesday, May 03, 2017
The Directorate of Planning and Information under the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, in partnership with WHO, launched two important...

Transport unionists advocate for strengthened partnership with Gov’t

Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Mustapha Jobe, acting President of The Gambia Transport, Food and Agricultural Industrial Workers Union (GTFAIW), has expressed the need for the...
Fatou Bensouda among 100 most ...

Fatou Bensouda among 100 most influential people again

Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Gambian Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has been recognised among TIME magazine’s top 100 most influential people for the...
President Barrow Thanks ECOWAS...

President Barrow Thanks ECOWAS Member States for Defending the Will of Gambian People

Picture: President Adama Barrow
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Gambians decided to end 22 years of dictatorship in a non-violent manner by voting President Adama Barrow into power. This brought back focus to the...
Gov’t introduces policies to r...

Gov’t introduces policies to restore injured economy

Picture: Finance Minister Amadou Sanneh
Tuesday, May 02, 2017
The Gambian economy has witnessed several setbacks in recent years that culminated to low growth output of 2.2 per cent in 2016, compared to 4.3 per...
Workers in Gambia celebrate Ma...

Workers in Gambia celebrate May Day

Tuesday, May 02, 2017
May Day is celebrated worldwide on May 1st each year and The Gambia is no exception in observing this all-important day and occasion. Thousands of...
Fly Mid Africa Airline starts ...

Fly Mid Africa Airline starts operations May 15

Picture: Leading the African dream
Tuesday, May 02, 2017
FLY MID AFRICA wishes to inform the general public that it shall commence commercial flight operations out of Banjul International Airport effective...
GTSC-Bissau Transport Dept sig...

GTSC-Bissau Transport Dept sign MOU

Picture: GTSC GM Drammeh and Dr Banjai - DG OF transport service in Bissau
Tuesday, May 02, 2017
The Gambia Transport Services Company (GTSC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Department of Licensing and Road Transport of Guinea...
GPU to commemorate World Press...

GPU to commemorate World Press Freedom Day

Picture: GPU SG Saikou Jammeh
Tuesday, May 02, 2017
The Gambia Press Union will commemorate the World Freedom Day on Wednesday. The event is celebrated worldwide on May 3rd each year. This year’s...
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