Visiting Senegalese CDS discus...

Visiting Senegalese CDS discusses collaboration with Gambia army

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Senegal’s Chief of Defence Staff, Lt. General Cheikh Gueye, is currently in The Gambia on a 3-day visit to his Gambian counterpart and the Gambia...
Gov’t discusses country’s Deve...

Gov’t discusses country’s Development Plan with donors

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
The Ministry of Finance with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), yesterday hosted a daylong donor conference at the Kairaba...
Major Sanyang appointed new GA...

Major Sanyang appointed new GAF PRO

Cherno Omar Bobb
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Major Lamin K. Sanyang has been appointed as the new Gambia Armed Forces Public Relations Officer replacing Lt. Colonel Omar B. Bojang, who is set to...

China, Gambia duty-free trade one-sided

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China has clarified the duty-free trade agreement signed by the governments in Banjul and Beijing, saying...
Kani-kunda Needs Bailout

Kani-kunda Needs Bailout

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
The pictures in this piece speak for themselves that residents of Jarra Kani-kunda village in the Lower River Region definitely need emergency...
More civil society organisatio...

More civil society organisations recruited to fight money laundering

Picture: Participants pose with GIABA staff
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Increasing number of civil society organisations (CSOs) from all over West Africa are being armed with the tools and knowledge to effectively fight...
Free trade between Gambia, Chi...

Free trade between Gambia, China

Picture: President Barrow
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Chinese products now have an unhindered access to the Gambian market with the free trade agreement signed by the governments in Banjul and Beijing. ...
I am not arrested, says Amadou...

I am not arrested, says Amadou Samba

Picture: Business tycoon Amadou Samba
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Gambian business tycoon Amadou Samba has dismissed reports in social media that he was arrested in Dakar. “If I was arrested would I have been...
Zineb Jammeh not in Dakar

Zineb Jammeh not in Dakar

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Contrary to reports in social platform and some newspapers in Banjul and Dakar that former First Lady Zineb Jammeh is in Dakar on a business trip, a...
Observer Management under fire

Observer Management under fire

Picture: Observer Staff reading petition
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
The country’s pioneer daily newspaper company, the Daily Observer, has come under fire from its own staff who are calling for the resignation of...
SWISS-GAM Solidarity gives cas...

SWISS-GAM Solidarity gives cash prizes to outstanding students of Sukuta Lower Basic School

Picture: Master Conteh & Swiss-Gam members presenting cash prize to students
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Swiss-Gam Solidarity, a charitable organization based in Switzerland, on Monday presented cash prizes to five outstanding students of Sukuta Lower...
Renewable Energy part of our p...

Renewable Energy part of our plans, says Energy Minister

Picture: Energy Minister Fafa Sanyang
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
The minister of Energy, Hon. Fafa Sanyang, has highlighted renewable energy as part of government development plans to meet energy need and power...
Armed Forces wish Jammeh’s cou...

Armed Forces wish Jammeh’s coup never happened

Picture: Army CDS Masanneh Kinteh
Monday, July 24, 2017
The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) said it regretted the July 22nd coup that brought the former president to power because the unconstitutional takeover...
MD explains Bollore, Chinese i...

MD explains Bollore, Chinese interests in improving Gambia Ports Authority

Picture: MD Abdoulie Tambedou wants thorough facelift for GPA
Monday, July 24, 2017
Gambia Ports Authority Managing Director Abdoulie Tambedou has disclosed that the nation’s port is attracting varied interests from lucrative...
Former WAPP coordinator discha...

Former WAPP coordinator discharged, after 4 years in legal battle

Monday, July 24, 2017
The former coordinator of the West African Agricultural Productivity Programme (WAAPP), a World Bank-funded project, Sheikh Tijan Sosseh, has finally...
New policy to ensure media plu...

New policy to ensure media plurality

Monday, July 24, 2017
The guidelines on ownership and cross-ownership in the broadcasting sector are to ensure media plurality and contribute towards a robust democratic...

Police react to ‘false information’ on sacking of 1st Class Constable

Monday, July 24, 2017
It has come to the notice of the Office of the Inspector General of Police that some people are posting information in the social media (Facebook)...
Jammeh owns 180 landed propert...

Jammeh owns 180 landed properties, as Justice Minister makes startling revelations

Picture: Justice Minister Aboubacarr Tambadou
Friday, July 21, 2017
The Minister of Justice has disclosed that additional landed properties belonging to the former president, Yahya Jammeh, have been discovered. The...
Energy roadmap validated; no m...

Energy roadmap validated; no money for implementation yet

Picture: Finance Minister Sanneh
Friday, July 21, 2017
The Gambia government has validated an energy roadmap to take care of rural electrification as well as electricity transmission and distribution in...
APRC makes demands from govern...

APRC makes demands from government

Picture: Former majority leader at the National Assembly, Fabakary Tombong Jatta
Friday, July 21, 2017
The party of former President Yahya Jammeh has made a 9-point demand from the government of President Adama Barrow. At a press conference on...
Barrow rejects Justice Ministe...

Barrow rejects Justice Minister’s resignation

Picture: Barrow wants Justice Minister stay
Friday, July 21, 2017
Presidential spokesperson Amie Bojang-Sissoho told journalists at State House yesterday that President Adama Barrow has rejected the resignation...

UTG, Turkish university sign cooperation agreement

Friday, July 21, 2017
The University of The Gambia and the Yunus Emre Institute of Turkey on Monday 17 July 2017 signed a Cooperation Protocol at a colourful ceremony held...
Four soldiers arrested for all...

Four soldiers arrested for alleged mutiny

Picture: Army PRO Omar Bojang
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Four soldiers, including middle to high ranking officers, have been arrested for apparently refusing to obey orders, regarded as “mutinous act”, The...
Spain enforces transit visa re...

Spain enforces transit visa requirement for Gambians

Picture: Spanish authorities at the Barcelona airport
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Gambians travelling to other European countries can no longer transit in Spain without Spanish transit visa. The Spanish authorities have started...
Interior ministry signs US$48M...

Interior ministry signs US$48M forensic centre project

Picture: Hon. Mai Fatty
Thursday, July 20, 2017
The Ministry of the Interior has signed a US$48 million forensic science centre project with the Centre for Diagnostic and Research in Molecular...
The Gambia, Sierra Leone unive...

The Gambia, Sierra Leone universities strengthen ties, sign MoU

Thursday, July 20, 2017
The Deputy Vice Chancellor of The University of Sierra Leone, Professor Sahr Thomas P. Gbamanja, has expressed his institution’s readiness and...

Bar Association expresses concern over Tambadou-Ndura leaked audio

Thursday, July 20, 2017
In a statement sent yesterday to The Point, the Gambia Bar Association denounced the meeting between co-prosecutor Mr Sheriff Marie Tambedou and wife...

Kantora foundation to ignite interest in environmental protection

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Kantora Action for Green, an environmental nonprofit foundation, seeks to use the power of sports to empower and educate young people on the need to...
‘I never said to Mrs Badjie th...

‘I never said to Mrs Badjie the State had no case against her husband’

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Sheriff Marie Tambadou, co-prosecutor in the case of the State vs. Yankuba Badjie others, has denied telling Mrs Ndura Badjie that the state has no...
Gov’t validates roadmap to tac...

Gov’t validates roadmap to tackle electricity shortage

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
The Ministry of Petroleum, in partnership with the National Water and Electricity Company, yesterday began a two-day donor conference to validate an...
Gambia hosts Int’l meeting on ...

Gambia hosts Int’l meeting on elimination of chemical weapons

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
A regional meeting of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is underway at the Djembe Beach Hotel in Kololi. Speaking on...
President Barrow Village Assoc...

President Barrow Village Association receives 200 bags of fertilizers, other items

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
The home village association of Gambian leader President Adama Barrow called (Jimara Constituency Association for Development), in the Upper River...

WAHO regional meeting kick-starts in Banjul

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
The West African Health Organisation (WAHO), in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, yesterday began a six-day regional...

SYDO seeks partnership for skills and agricultural development

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Sarahulleh Youth Development Organizations (SYDO) is hereby seeking for partnership and support from willing hands to embark on construction and...
Tobacco Control Act 2016 launc...

Tobacco Control Act 2016 launched

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare in collaboration with partners yesterday launched the Tobacco Control Act 2016 and the celebration of the...
‘Any attempt to celebrate July...

‘Any attempt to celebrate July 22nd amounts to coup’

Picture: Hon, Madi Ceesay
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Hon. Madi Ceesay, National Assembly Member for Serrekunda West Constituency, has said that any attempt to celebrate the July 22nd 1994 anniversary...

US to Gambia: Investigate gov’t officials in human trafficking

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
The Department of Trafficking in Persons under the US State Department has called for a vigorous investigation, prosecution, and conviction of human...
Gov’t receives 30m euros from ...

Gov’t receives 30m euros from Europe

Picture: Finance Minister Amadou Sanneh
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
The Gambia has received a total of 30 million euros as grant from the European Union to help in the financing the country’s deficit budget. The...
GRA top officials return from ...

GRA top officials return from WCO regional conference in Brussels

Picture: GRA Commissioner Yankuba Darboe
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Top officials of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) headed by the Commissioner General Mr Yankuba Darboe accompanied by the commissioner of customs,...
Finland investors on feasibili...

Finland investors on feasibility study in Gambia

Picture: Morris Gomez, managing director of Habita Company
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
A Gambian based in Finland, together with investors from Finland, is currently in The Gambia on feasibility study to the assess investment potential...

‘Gov’t budget still short by D1 billion’

Picture: Finance PS Lamin Camara
Monday, July 17, 2017
The 2017 budget of The Gambia government is still in deficit of about D1 billion, although the Ministry of Finance has been able to mobilise about...
Baba Leigh asks Barrow to spea...

Baba Leigh asks Barrow to speak out

Picture: Imam Baba Leigh
Monday, July 17, 2017
The chief Imam of Kanifing East Central Mosque who is also an award winning human rights activist has said even though the president, Adama Barrow,...
GTBank continues to put smile ...

GTBank continues to put smile on customers’ faces

Monday, July 17, 2017
Guaranty Trust Bank The Gambia Limited (GTBank) has continued to put smile on faces of customers after presenting the first set of prizes to 13...

The Gambia, Sierra Leone to Strengthen Bilateral Ties on Higher Education

Monday, July 17, 2017
A three-person delegation from the University of Sierra Leone (USL) headed by the Deputy Vice Chancellor Professor Sahr Thomas P. Gbamanja arrived in...
Barrow: Commission of inquiry ...

Barrow: Commission of inquiry not for witch hunt

Picture: President Adama Barrow
Friday, July 14, 2017
Gambia’s President Adama Barrow has said the Commission of Inquiry is not set up to witch hunt anyone but rather to probe numerous allegations of...
Recovery of Jammeh’s ‘stolen a...

Recovery of Jammeh’s ‘stolen assets’ would take many years

Picture: Former President Jammeh
Friday, July 14, 2017
Recovering the assets allegedly stolen and hidden or invested in foreign countries by former President Yahya Jammeh could “take many years and...
Turkey Embassy     observes 1s...

Turkey Embassy observes 1st anniversary of country’s victory over Feto coup attempt

Picture: Amb Ismail Sefa Yuceer and Foreign Affairs DPS Mr Ebrima Jobe
Friday, July 14, 2017
The Embassy of Turkey in The Gambia yesterday commenced the commemoration of its country’s democratic victory over the Fethullah Organisation (Feto),...

IGP Issues No Permit To APRC To Celebrate July 22nd 1994 Coup

Friday, July 14, 2017
The Government of The Gambia wishes to inform the general public that a front page story on the Standard newspaper of Thursday July 13thquoting...

SEMLEX provides biometric, security solutions to nations

Friday, July 14, 2017
Semlex, an international technology savvy company operating in several countries around the world, has come to The Gambia to provide biometric and...
Waa Juwara in court

Waa Juwara in court

Picture: Waa Juwara
Friday, July 14, 2017
One Valerie Rose Vatkis, a Briton, has instituted a civil suit against Lamin Waa Juwara, former minister of Local Government and Lands, before...

Businessman arraigned for fraud, making documents without authority

Friday, July 14, 2017
One Yusupha Camara, a businessman, was yesterday arraigned before Magistrate A.R. Bah of the Brikama Magistrates’ Court on two counts of obtaining...
Bajo refutes sports minister’s...

Bajo refutes sports minister’s claims

Thursday, July 13, 2017
Lamin Kabba Bajo, president of the Gambia Football Federation, has refuted claims made by Youth and Sports Minister Henry Gomez, saying the...

Finance minister defends drop in treasury bills’ interest

Thursday, July 13, 2017
The drop in interest rate on treasury bills from 27 per cent down to 10 per cent within six months of coming into office of the Barrow government is...
Culture is a priority of Gov’t...

Culture is a priority of Gov’t, says Info Minister

Picture: Minister Jawo with stakeholders at the Paradise Suites Hotel
Thursday, July 13, 2017
The Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Demba Ali Jawo, has said the government of President Adama Barrow has set eyes on...
I have no intention to dissolv...

I have no intention to dissolve GFF – Sports Minister

Picture: Sports Minister Henry Gomez
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Henry Gomez, Minister of Youth and Sports, has said he has no intention to dissolve or suspend the Gambia Football Federation (GFF). Minister...
7 witnesses to testify against...

7 witnesses to testify against Ousman Sonko

Picture: Former Interior Minister Ousman Sonko
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
A line up of seven witnesses – 4 females and 3 males – has been secured by the Swiss public prosecution office to testify against former Interior...
Enterprise Life pays another d...

Enterprise Life pays another death claim

Picture: The claimant receives his cheque
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Enterprise Life, the leading life assurance company in the country, on Friday settled another death claim, the third one within two weeks. The...
World Bank, Gambia Gov’t sign ...

World Bank, Gambia Gov’t sign $56m budget support

Picture: Finance Minister Hon. Amadou Sanneh & World Bank Rep
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
The World Bank and the Gambia government on Tuesday signed a US$56 million grant in a bid to assist the government with budgetary support to aid in...

Medina University Vice-Chancellor Calls on President Barrow

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
President Adama Barrow yesterday received a visit in from the Vice Chancellor of Saudi Arabia’s Madina University, Dr Hatim Bun Hassan El Marzuki. ...
Gambia-Senegal Energy Cooperat...

Gambia-Senegal Energy Cooperation to improve Power Supply

Picture: Petroleum and Energy Minister Fafa Sanyang
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
The Gambian government has taken a significant step towards improving electricity supply in the country. The Gambian and Senegalese national...
Gov’t spends over D48 million ...

Gov’t spends over D48 million on prisoners

Picture: Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
The Gambia government spent a total of D48,541,813 to feed prisoners and pay salaries of prison wardens in 2016. “The government spent forty eight...
Gov’t reduces international ca...

Gov’t reduces international call tariff

Picture: Information Minister Demba Ali Jawo
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
The Gambia government has reduced the international call tariff by 18 per cent, the Ministry of Information and Communication Infrastructure (MoICI)...
Gambia to host international r...

Gambia to host international rotary conference

Picture: Assistant Rotarian District Governor 9101 Minyan Jobe
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
The newly appointed assistant Rotary District Governor 9101, Minyan Jobe, has disclosed that The Gambia will play host to the first ever Rotary...

‘Semester’ jail for killing wife

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
The High Court in Basse, Upper River Region (URR), recently convicted and sentenced one Mamudou Oki Sissoho to 10 years in prison. The presiding...
‘Kanilai incident is regrettab...

‘Kanilai incident is regrettable’ Interior minister

Picture: Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Mai Ahmad Fatty, minister of the interior, has said that the protest in Kanilai last month that led to the death of one of the protesters is “a...
MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION D...

MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION DAY 2017 Family planning: empowering people, developing nations Dr. Natalia Kanem Acting Executive Director UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund 11 July 2017

Picture: UNFPA Acting Executive Director Dr Natalia Kanem
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Every day, vulnerable women, especially those who are poor and are refugees, face social, economic and geographic obstacles to voluntary family...

UK urged to reconsider legal aid

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
The European countries are currently witnessing a transformation in terms of diversity including arrival of new refugees seen as a ‘’truly productive...
Bakoteh youth, police officers...

Bakoteh youth, police officers clash

Monday, July 10, 2017
A clash ensued between the communities of Bakoteh and Manjai, and members of the Police Intervention Unit during the weekend over the long standing...
Mayor Colley’s office turned t...

Mayor Colley’s office turned to dumpsite

Picture: Mayor Yankuba Colley’s parlour with garbage and waste
Monday, July 10, 2017
Mayor Yankuba Colley’s office at Kanifing Municipal Council premises in Kanifing was turned into a site of dumping waste and garbage on Saturday by a...
Enterprise Life paid over D300...

Enterprise Life paid over D300, 000.00 to death Claims TBL

Monday, July 10, 2017
Enterprise Life Gambia Ltd the leading life insurance company in the Gambia on Thursday 6th July 2017 paid another death claimed to the Trust Bank...
Point newspaper bags two prest...

Point newspaper bags two prestigious awards

Monday, July 10, 2017
The Gambia’s leading independent newspaper has been awarded the ‘Best Print Media’ and ‘Best Media House’ awards at the 2017 End FGM Media awards...

Gambia leads Kenya, Sierra Leone, Nigeria in End FGM campaign

Monday, July 10, 2017
Despite its small size and low level of press freedom that the country just emerged from, The Gambia is said to be doing better than other Anglophone...
Interior minister clears air o...

Interior minister clears air on passports, ID cards

Picture: Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty
Monday, July 10, 2017
The Minister of Interior has told members of the National Assembly that based on the advice of a technical committee after series of meetings, the...

Damaged gadgets, luxurious vehicles uncovered at State House

Monday, July 10, 2017
Government officials last Thursday said they have uncovered several damaged communication gadgets and a fleet of luxurious vehicles purchased by...

Gambia leads Kenya, Sierra Leone, Nigeria in End FGM campaign

Monday, July 10, 2017
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Gambia ‘working closely with n...

Gambia ‘working closely with neighbours’ to decipher security threat

Picture: GAF Spokesman Lt Col. Omar B. Bojang
Friday, July 07, 2017
The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) and other relevant authorities in The Gambia are working with the neighbouring countries about the purported threat of...
Over 850 people affected by fl...

Over 850 people affected by flood and windstorm

Friday, July 07, 2017
Ninety-four (94) households with a total of 857 people in five communities in the Lower River Region were affected by flash flood and windstorm...

Africa Petroleum’s contract with Gambia not renewed: Minister

Friday, July 07, 2017
Information Minister Demba Jawo has said that Africa Petroleum’s license for petroleum exploration in The Gambia has expired since September 2016 and...
Gambia’s Robotics team finally...

Gambia’s Robotics team finally issued US visas

Friday, July 07, 2017
The US Embassy in Banjul on Thursday finally granted visas to members of the Gambian Robotic team due to participate in a global competition in the...
President Adama Barrow Support...

President Adama Barrow Supports Call for Reform at his First AU Summit

Friday, July 07, 2017
His Excellency Adama Barrow attended his maiden African Union (AU) Summit this week. President Barrow was one of many African leaders who attended...
Gambia Armed Forces restructur...

Gambia Armed Forces restructured to be ‘responsive to security challenges’

Picture: GAF Spokesman Lt Col. Omar B. Bojang
Thursday, July 06, 2017
The high command of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) has effected some postings and appointments and also upgraded certain military units into full...
Gambia nears malaria eliminati...

Gambia nears malaria elimination

Picture: Health Minister Saffie Lowe-Ceesay
Thursday, July 06, 2017
Through international investment and a strong Gambian-led campaign, the country has seen a significant drop in the prevalence of malaria and of new...

After escaping wife’s “attempt to kill”, husband says doesn’t love her wife

Thursday, July 06, 2017
Alhajie Secka, whose wife allegedly wanted to kill him, yesterday told the court that he used to love his wife but he doesn’t love her anymore. Mr...
African Union endorses new ini...

African Union endorses new initiatives to end AIDS

Thursday, July 06, 2017
African heads of state have endorsed two major new initiatives to help end AIDS by 2030. The community health workers initiative aims to recruit,...
Key characteristic of poverty ...

Key characteristic of poverty is high unemployment rate

Thursday, July 06, 2017
Nessie Golakai, deputy resident representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has said that a key characteristic of poverty is...
GYIN Gambia, Managers’ Prescri...

GYIN Gambia, Managers’ Prescription sign MoU to mentor rural youth

Picture: [L- R] GYIN Gambia Executive Director Njie exchanges MoU documents with Managers’ Prescription Ousman Sonko
Thursday, July 06, 2017
Global Youth Innovation Network (GYIN) Gambia and Managers’ Prescription Consultancy Firm on Monday signed two official documents, a memorandum of...
Gambia to start oil, gas drill...

Gambia to start oil, gas drilling in 2018

Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Finally, The Gambia is to start oil and gas exploration in 2018 as the government has issued a permit to FAR Limited, an exploration and development...
US Ambassador calls for patien...

US Ambassador calls for patience with Barrow’s govt

Picture: US Ambassador to The Gambia Patricia Alsup
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Patricia Alsup, US Ambassador to The Gambia, has called on Gambians to be patient with the six-month old government of President Adama Barrow “as...
US denies visa to Gambian stud...

US denies visa to Gambian students

Picture: The team built the robot during rigorous seven-hour shifts throughout Ramadan [Moctar Darboe/Al Jazeera]
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Five teenage pupils from The Gambia who built a robot for a prestigious international competition in the United States will not be able to accompany...
Gambia should switch to renewa...

Gambia should switch to renewal energy for electricity generation

Picture: Bai Madi Ceesay
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
In this interview, the representative of The Gambia National Designated Authority in the GCF (Global Climate Fund) has said the country should phase...

Chief Justice launches Supreme Court law reports, others

Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Chief Judge Justice Hassan B. Jallow yesterday launched the 2010-2012 Supreme Court law reports, customary law and Sharia law publications, at a...
Rainstorm destroys 40 houses i...

Rainstorm destroys 40 houses in Jarra Bureng

Tuesday, July 04, 2017
At least 40 houses were destroyed by the heavy rain and windstorm in Jarra Bureng village in Lower River Region on Saturday. The rain started...
IMF approves US$16 million ‘ra...

IMF approves US$16 million ‘rapid credit’ for Gambia

Picture: IMF Deputy Managing Director, Mitsuhiro Furusawa
Tuesday, July 04, 2017
The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recently endorsed the disbursement of US$16.1 million emergency financial assistance...
Major shake up at the police

Major shake up at the police

Picture: New IGP Kinteh
Tuesday, July 04, 2017
The new leadership of the Gambia Police Force has reshuffled the top echelon of the force by redeploying several police commissioners and deputy...

My brother was killed because of D30, Isatou tells the court

Tuesday, July 04, 2017
One Isatou Bah has said that the accused, Mamadou Korka Jallow, killed her younger brother, Abdoulie Dabbi Bah (deceased) because of D30. Isatou...

Gov’t to construct 66 boreholes

Tuesday, July 04, 2017
The minister of agriculture, Omar Jallow, has told the National Assembly members that The Gambia government has plans to construct 66 boreholes...
Jarra Association launches ‘I ...

Jarra Association launches ‘I am Jarranka’ film

Tuesday, July 04, 2017
UK-Jarra Association on Friday launched its video cultural documentary dubbed ‘I am Jarranka’ at the Gambia Tourism Hospitality Institution (GTHI) in...

Prosecution witness absence delays soldier’s trial

Tuesday, July 04, 2017
The case involving Babucarr Njie, a soldier who was found with a gun at King Fahd Mosque in Banjul, could not proceed before Magistrate Isatou...
INTERVENTION BY H.E. PRESIDENT...

INTERVENTION BY H.E. PRESIDENT ADAMA BARROW ON THE AFRICAN UNION REFORM 29TH ORDINARY SESSION OF THE SUMMIT OF THE AFRICAN UNION ADDIS ABABA

Tuesday, July 04, 2017
Mr. Chairperson, All Protocols duly observed. I take this opportunity to thank His Excellency President Paul Kagame for his inspiring leadership...
Ex-president Jammeh’s four air...

Ex-president Jammeh’s four aircrafts to be sold

Monday, July 03, 2017
The Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Amadou Sanneh has said that the government will sell the four presidential planes belonging to former...
Over 2,500 tonnes of free rice...

Over 2,500 tonnes of free rice to be distributed nationwide

Monday, July 03, 2017
The 2,568 metric tonnes of rice donated by the Chinese government to The Gambia would be given free of charge across the seven regions of the...
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