Court urged to refuse Sira Wal...

Court urged to refuse Sira Wally Ndow & Co bail

Picture: Sira Wally Ndow-Njie
Thursday, July 28, 2016
The state represented by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), S.H. Barkun, yesterday urged the court presided over by Justice O. Ottaba of the...
Gambia’s financial institution...

Gambia’s financial institutions shielded from misuse by money launderers

Picture: Participants pose with dignitaries
Thursday, July 28, 2016
The Intergovernmental Action Group against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA) has taken further step to shield banks and insurance companies in...
KMC-Mbao relationship hits ano...

KMC-Mbao relationship hits another milestone

Picture: Catch them young on the move to foster unity
Thursday, July 28, 2016
The relationships between the Kanifing Municipal Council (KMC) and Commune de Mbao from Senegal has hit another milestone with a 60-member delegation...
Bala Garba Jahumpa is Gambia’s...

Bala Garba Jahumpa is Gambia’s New Ambassador to India

Picture: Bala Garba Jahumpa, Ambassador to India
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Bala Garba Jahumpa, who was Minister of Works, has been appointed Gambia’s Ambassador to India. He replaced Dembo Badjie, who has been moved to...
Gambia spearheads reparation o...

Gambia spearheads reparation of Africa’s lost glory

Picture: Dodou Bammy Jagne, Presidential Affairs Minister
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
The Gambia government Monday commenced a three-day International Colloquium on Slavery, Slave Trade and Colonialism at the Coral Beach Hotel and Spa...
Senegal, Gambia need to set pa...

Senegal, Gambia need to set pace for Ecowas integration - Trade Minister Jobe

Picture: Trade Minister Abdou Jobe
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
The Gambia’s Minister of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment, Abdou Jobe, has said by virtue of the two countries’ geographical...
Senghore bounces back as Minis...

Senghore bounces back as Minister of Higher Education

Picture: Dr Aboubacar Senghore
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
President Yahya Jammeh has appointed Dr Aboubacar Senghore as Minister of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology and as Religious Affairs...

Changes to the UK Visa Application Centre in The Gambia

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
On Monday 1 August 2016, UK Visas and Immigration’s global commercial partner for UK visa services, TLS Contact, will take over the running of our...
GIABA takes crusade against mo...

GIABA takes crusade against money laundering to youth

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
At least 100 youths from different organisations and tertiary institutions were yesterday sensitised on the negative effects of money laundering and...

Legal Aid secures release of 4 alleged rapists

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Nuha Dampha, Kekuta Jaiteh, Arafang Baldeh and Bafilly Ceesay were on 19 and 20 July 2016 released conditionally by Justice Ezak Ezak, presiding at...
Over US$1m bail bond for accus...

Over US$1m bail bond for accused in GNPC case

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
The Special Criminal Court in Banjul presided over by Justice O. Ottaba yesterday granted bail to 7 out of 10 accused persons, in the GNPC case, of...