Promoting grassroots education...

Promoting grassroots education requires concerted efforts: NAM Darboe

Picture: Brikama North NAM Alhagie S. Darbo
The National Assembly Member for Brikama North Constituency has said the advancement of grassroots learning involves rigorous efforts and should be...

25 internal auditors wrap up training on public procurement system

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
The Gambia Public Procurement Authority (GPPA), in partnership with the EU long-term consultant under the public reform financial management system...
BCC inaugurates over half a mi...

BCC inaugurates over half a million dalasi lorry park

Picture: Mayor Abdoulie Bah
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
The Lord Mayor of Banjul, Abdoulie Bah, yesterday commissioned half a million dalasi new garage for trucks at Bond Road. The new lorry park,...
NAWEC signs $165M electricity ...

NAWEC signs $165M electricity project with China

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
The National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) and Sinohydro Corporation, a Chinese company, on Friday signed a US$165 million project at a hotel...
Gardeners condemn removal of o...

Gardeners condemn removal of onion import ban

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Women gardeners across The Gambia have lamented the government’s decision to lift the ban on the importation of onion. Speaking to The Point...
40,000 copies of Quran distrib...

40,000 copies of Quran distributed to various institutions, Islamic scholars

Monday, April 24, 2017
Islamic Organization for Cultural Heritage at the weekend distributed forty thousand (40,000) copies of the Holy Quran to various institutions and...
IFAG spends over D1.5M in Gamb...

IFAG spends over D1.5M in Gambian education

Picture: Arndis Jonsdotir, Fabakary Kalleh and Omar Kristmundsson at the briefing
Monday, April 24, 2017
The Iceland Friendship Association-The Gambia (IFAG), a charitable organization registered in The Gambia in supporting education, child protection,...
Gambians in Norway donate life...

Gambians in Norway donate life shorts to Sand Beach Hotel

Monday, April 24, 2017
Gambians based in Norway recently donated some life shorts to Sand Beach Hotel, at a ceremony held at the hotel ground. Speaking after the...
Solo Sandeng Inspired Movement...

Solo Sandeng Inspired Movement Launched

Monday, April 24, 2017
A Solo Sandeng inspired movement recently held its official launch ceremony on Sunday 16 April 2017 at the ActionAid building on the MDI road. The...
HabibullHudah School and Memor...

HabibullHudah School and Memorization Centre distributes copies of Quran

Monday, April 24, 2017
HabibullHudah School and Memorization Centre with support from Muslim World League Holy Quran Memorisation International Organisation on Sunday...
Australian High Commissioner h...

Australian High Commissioner hosts event for scholarship program beneficiaries

Picture: The Australian Ambassador, Mr Paul Lehmann, was pleased to host an event with a group of Gambians who have studied under the Australian scholarship program during his recent visit to Banju
Monday, April 24, 2017
The Australian Government has provided awards to study in Australia and the region to a total of 44 Gambians since 2011. The long and short...
PURA, NEDI Sign Renewable Ener...

PURA, NEDI Sign Renewable Energy Project

Friday, April 21, 2017
The Public Utility Regulatory Authority (PURA) and the National Enterprise Development Initiative (NEDI) on Tuesday signed a memorandum of...
Actionaid, EU Hand Over D2M Wo...

Actionaid, EU Hand Over D2M Women’s Garden to Community

Friday, April 21, 2017
Actionaid International-The Gambia and the European Union on Wednesday handed over their funded women’s garden project in Kumbaney village, Niamina...

RAID-Gambia on Tobacco Control Act Popularisation

Friday, April 21, 2017
RAID-The Gambia, in collaboration with partners, informed the general public that the long struggle in the development and enactment of the Tobacco...
3-year-old Boy Seeks Support t...

3-year-old Boy Seeks Support to Undergo Heart Surgery Abroad

Friday, April 21, 2017
Fodayba Barrow, a 3-year-old boy residing in Wellingara Village in the West Coast Regional, is soliciting financial support from the government, the...
Gambia torches confiscated mar...

Gambia torches confiscated marijuana worth D8M

Friday, April 21, 2017
Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty said on Wednesday the government will ramp up efforts to stamp out the menace of illicit drugs in the country – as...
Young Change for a Change mark...

Young Change for a Change marks 6th anniversary

Picture: Mr Momodou Malcolm Allow
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Young Change for a Change-Team Gambia recently marked its 6-year anniversary at the American Corner. Momodou Malcolm Jallow, speaking on the role...
JSDA annual meeting calls for ...

JSDA annual meeting calls for unity in Sittanunku

Thursday, April 20, 2017
The annual general meeting of Jerreh Sittanunku Village Association (JSDA), recently held at Niumi Sitannunku village, has called for unity and...
12-year-old girl solicits supp...

12-year-old girl solicits support to undergo overseas treatment

Picture: Bintou Majula Ceesay
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Bintou Majula Ceesay, a 12-year-old residing in Bakau in the Kanifing Municipality, is soliciting financial support from the government, the private...
Over 120 students graduate at ...

Over 120 students graduate at Insight Training Centre

Picture: Graduates
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Insight Training Centre on Saturday held it 16th graduation ceremony at its annex in Sinchu Alagie alongside the launching of the solar system...
BAC, Dresden Banjul Organisati...

BAC, Dresden Banjul Organisation sign MoU

Picture: BAC CEO shaking hands with DBO CEO after MOU signing
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
The Brikama Area Council (BAC) and Dresden Banjul organization (DBO), a non-Governmental organization based in Germany, recently signed a Memorandum...
KNF presents office equipment ...

KNF presents office equipment to 5 credit unions

Picture: KNF Manager Alieu Mendy
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Kombo North Federation (KNF), in partnership with Kombo South Federation affiliated to ChildFund The Gambia, recently presented office equipment and...
Bansang Hospital appreciates h...

Bansang Hospital appreciates hardworking staff

Picture: Chief Executive officer Baba Jeng
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
The board and management of Bansang Hospital Saturday held its 3rd Annual Award staff ceremony and health service delivery statistics presentation at...

Superior courts commence Easter vacation

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Justice Edward. E. Ogar of the land and appeal division in the High Court in Banjul has been appointed as the vacation judge for the Easter holiday...
Sare Alpha: labour reduced whi...

Sare Alpha: labour reduced while yield increased

Picture:One of the beneficiaries of the farmer field school harvesting rice from a half hectare rice rice
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
At least 200 hundred kilometres from Basse, the regional capital of Upper River Region (URR), is Sare Alpha. It is a traditional agrarian village,...
Gambia gets first female visua...

Gambia gets first female visually challenged parliamentarian

Picture:Hon. Ndey Yassin Secka
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Hon. Ndey Yassin Secka is the first female visually challenged National Assembly Member. She is among the five members nominated by President...
West Coast Region schools cele...

West Coast Region schools celebrate Gambia’s 52nd Independence Anniversary

Thursday, April 13, 2017
Schools within the West Coast Region recently converged at Jambanjelly village in the Kombo South district of the West Coast Region to celebrate The...
African Women’s Network for Co...

African Women’s Network for Community Management of Forests constituted

Picture:Group Photo & Platform President Elect Anty Rohey Ceesay
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Twenty women leaders involved in Forest and Farm Management met at the Pakalinding Trans-Gambia Lodge, Lower River Region, ON 3 and 4 April 2017 to...
Trade Fair 2017 Kick-starts Sa...

Trade Fair 2017 Kick-starts Saturday

Thursday, April 13, 2017
The Gambia Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Agriculture and Employers’ Association (GCCI) is set to commence the 2017 Trade Fair Gambia International...
New Gambia Movement donates fo...

New Gambia Movement donates food items to St Anthony’s Church

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
New Gambia Movement is a civil society organisation out to assist the Gambian people in aid, politics and civil right education. The movement...

Alleged mobile phone thief lands in court

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
One Alhagie Bah was yesterday arraigned before Principal Magistrate Omar Cham of the Brikama Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing Samsung S4...
Police conduct training on int...

Police conduct training on intellectual property crimes

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
A four-day workshop on intellectual property crimes, trademark infringement and counterfeiting is underway at the Police Headquarters in Banjul. ...
All girls’ conference calls fo...

All girls’ conference calls for end to gender-based violence

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
The Young People in the Media (YPM), in collaboration with the Girls Generation and stakeholders in the empowerment of the girl child, yesterday...

Akon lightening Africa changes livelihoods in Sara Pateh

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
The people of Sare Pateh have hailed the Akon Lighting Africa project, three weeks after the Kombo North village became the first beneficiary of a...
Old Yundum Alkalo returns grat...

Old Yundum Alkalo returns gratitude to President Barrow

Picture: Old Yundum Alkalo Momudou Faye
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Momudou Faye, Alkalo of Old Yundum village in the Kombo North district of the West Coast Region, has returned gratitude and appreciation to the...

Social media gave birth to democratisation: The Gambia experience

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
It was almost at the end of the twentieth century when the internet was introduced to the common man; it has since then integrated in everyone’s...
Interior Ministry to Meet Foni...

Interior Ministry to Meet Foni Leaders Today

Picture: Interior Minister Mai Fatty
Monday, April 10, 2017
The Ministry of the Interior through the Office of the Minister wishes to inform the general public that there will be an emergency stakeholders’...
Officers Mess at Yundum Barrac...

Officers Mess at Yundum Barracks commissioned

Picture: Commissioner Ahmed Halima cutting the ribbon to the Officers Mess
Monday, April 10, 2017
The Commissioner for Political Affairs Peace and Security of the ECOWAS Commission, Mrs Ahmed Halima, on Saturday commissioned the refurbished...
Gambia Scientist Association p...

Gambia Scientist Association presents certificates to two youths

Picture: The youth are displaying their certificate in joy and satisfaction
Monday, April 10, 2017
The president of the Gambia Scientist Association, Suwaibou Jammeh, recently presented certificates to Mr Tabally Bojang and Fatoumata Jallow of...

VINASHA Productions to launch training programme

Monday, April 10, 2017
VINASHA Productions, in collaboration with the Ministry of Communication and Information Infrastructure, will on April 18 launch a training programme...
Barrow has $25 million for far...

Barrow has $25 million for farmers

Picture: President Adama Barrow
Monday, April 10, 2017
The government of President Adama Barrow has so far secured $25 million to support farmers for the upcoming rainy season which is less than four...
UN advice to Gambia: In nation...

UN advice to Gambia: In national reform, put national interest first

Picture: Mohamed Ibn Chambas
Monday, April 10, 2017
As the new Gambia government sets in motion its reform agenda after the election of new National Assembly members, the United Nations has advised...

ChildFund gets new country director

Monday, April 10, 2017
Mrs Musu Kuta Komma has been named as new country director of ChildFund The Gambia following a successful transformation of ChildFund in The Gambia. ...
EU observers praise IEC for ho...

EU observers praise IEC for holding “commendable” Elections

Picture: EU Observers Mission
Monday, April 10, 2017
Chief Observer Miroslav Poche, a member of the European Parliament from the Czech Republic, has said that the highly contested National Assembly...
MRC sensitizes communities on ...

MRC sensitizes communities on TB transmission and prevention

Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Medical Research Council Unit (MRC) The Gambia recently organised sensitisation campaign for the communities of Latrikunda, Abuko, Sinchu Baliya,...
Dutch couple donate medical it...

Dutch couple donate medical items to Gambian health centres

Wednesday, April 05, 2017
A couple from Holland, Mr Bert Grandiek and his wife, Diny Swart, recently presented medical equipment to various health centres within The Gambia. ...
GRA staff undergo tax auditing...

GRA staff undergo tax auditing training

Wednesday, April 05, 2017
The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA), with support from AFRITAC West 2 IMF, on Monday commenced a two-week intensive training for the officials of GRA...

NCCE concludes nationwide seminars on women participation in politics

Wednesday, April 05, 2017
The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) yesterday concluded nationwide seminars on women participation in politics and elections at the CIAM...
NCCE holds seminars on women p...

NCCE holds seminars on women participation in politics and election

Picture: Cross sections of participants at NCCE seminars
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) on Sunday concluded seminars on women participation in politics and election for the communities of...
Suppliers sensitised on GPPA P...

Suppliers sensitised on GPPA Procurement Act

Picture: Director of operations and policy at GPPA Lalo Danso
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
About one hundred suppliers and contractors within the Greater Banjul Area recently ended a three-day training on procurement Act, at the Paradise...
Standard Bureau launches Natio...

Standard Bureau launches National Quality Awards

Picture: Standards Bureau DG Papa Secka
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
The Gambia Standards Bureau, in collaboration with West Africa Quality System Programme (WAQSP), will be holding a National Quality Award in May...
Old Yundum UDP candidate optim...

Old Yundum UDP candidate optimistic of victory

Tuesday, April 04, 2017
The UDP candidate for Old Yundum constituency Abdoulie Ceesay has assured the general public that currently UDP has the upper hand in Old Yundum...
77 candidates graduate at GPPI

77 candidates graduate at GPPI

Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Gambia Public Procurement Authority/Institute last Thursday held graduation ceremony for 77 candidates at the Paradise Suites Hotel. The student...
GPU Launches US$220,000 UNDEF ...

GPU Launches US$220,000 UNDEF Funded Project

Tuesday, April 04, 2017
The Gambia Press Union (GPU) is pleased to announce the launch on April 1st, of the two-year United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF) sponsored project...
PARTIAL REMOVAL OF BAN ON ISSU...

PARTIAL REMOVAL OF BAN ON ISSUANCE OF PASSPORT

Monday, April 03, 2017
The Ministry of the Interior through the Office of the Minister informs the general public that it has decided to partially lift the temporary ban on...
GCCI ready to revive business ...

GCCI ready to revive business sector

Monday, April 03, 2017
Gambia Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Agriculture and Employers’ Association (GCCI) on Friday held its annual general meeting (AGM) for 2016 on...
GTSC launches Gambia-Bissau in...

GTSC launches Gambia-Bissau international transport service

Picture: Cutting of the ribbon by New GTSC board chair Mr Manjang
Monday, April 03, 2017
The Gambia Transport Service Company (GTSC) Sunday launched a unique international Service called Gambia-Bissau Express. The Gambia-Bissau will be...
‘National Assembly my home’: B...

‘National Assembly my home’: Banjul North Independent candidate

Picture: Independent candidate Modou Sillah for Banjul North Constituency
Monday, April 03, 2017
Modou Sillah, independent candidate who called the National Assembly his home said that if anyone who wants to know more about Parliament and want to...
SMEs to establish national ass...

SMEs to establish national association

Monday, April 03, 2017
Small and Medium-Size Enterprise (SMEs) Friday converged at the YMCA conference room to establish a national association that could help them better...
Kombo North, South support 31 ...

Kombo North, South support 31 returnees of political impasse

Monday, April 03, 2017
Kombo North Federation (KNF) and Kombo South Kaira-Suu Federation have jointly supported 31 returnees who fled The Gambia out of fear during the...
Star GSM donates materials to ...

Star GSM donates materials to BAC Brusubi revenue branch

Friday, March 31, 2017
Star GSM Company Thursday donated materials to the Brikama Area Council revenue branch in Brusubi, meant to help workers at the Brusubi branch. ...
SK Jaiteh donates to prisons s...

SK Jaiteh donates to prisons six bales of blankets

Picture: SK Jaiteh
Friday, March 31, 2017
Salifu K. Jaiteh, a prominent Gambian businessman, who doubles as the managing director of SK Jaiteh Sons, has donated the prisons at Mile 2,...
NATC trains schools and commun...

NATC trains schools and communities on Rural Energy Alternative Project

Friday, March 31, 2017
Njawara Agricultural Training Centre (NATC) with support from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) recently organised a two-day training-of-trainers...
Makumbaya Sobeya Tonia Kaffo b...

Makumbaya Sobeya Tonia Kaffo benefits from labour saving devices

Friday, March 31, 2017
Makumbaya Sobeya Tonia Kaffo of Kombo North district in the West Region recently benefited from labour saving devices from the Ministry of...
GFPA Sensitizes CBDs on Contra...

GFPA Sensitizes CBDs on Contraceptives, Reproductive Health

Picture: CBD Group
Friday, March 31, 2017
The Gambia Family Planning recently trained over forty of its volunteers known as Community Based Distributors (CBDs) on reproductive health care...
Old Yundum Independent Candida...

Old Yundum Independent Candidate cautions voters to vote for right candidate

Friday, March 31, 2017
Ousman Ndure, an independent candidate vying for Old Yundum seat at the forthcoming National Assembly elections scheduled for the 6th April 2017, has...

‘My people would get what rightfully belongs to them’ - GDC Kombo South constituency aspirant

Friday, March 31, 2017
Lamin E. Fatty, Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) candidate contesting for a parliamentary seat in the forthcoming National Assembly elections come 6...
GFPA Conducts Quarterly Projec...

GFPA Conducts Quarterly Project Assessment

Friday, March 31, 2017
Officials of the Gambia Family Planning Association have lauded the efforts of women groups they supported with income generating facilities...
Standards Bureau, W/Africa Con...

Standards Bureau, W/Africa Constellation organise business forum

Thursday, March 30, 2017
The Gambia Standards Bureau in collaboration with the West Africa Constellation Programme Tuesday organized a daylong workshop for commercial and...

Comium launches ‘chop your dollar’ promo

Thursday, March 30, 2017
Comium GMS operator Monday at their headquarters along Kairaba Avenue launched their latest promotion ‘Chop your dollar’ to show their customers that...
Regional firewood producers an...

Regional firewood producers and vendors meet in LRR

Picture: Children transporting firewood Group photo
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Regional representatives involved in the production and marketing of firewood met at the Pakalinding Trans-Gambia Lodge, in the Lower River Region,...
ANR sub-committee under TAC me...

ANR sub-committee under TAC meets to constitute multi-stakeholder forum

Picture: NBR and URR committee members with new Governors
Thursday, March 30, 2017
The Agriculture Natural Resources (ANR) sub-committees within the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) of the 3 regions: URR, CRR and NBR came up with...
Award winning Gambian journali...

Award winning Gambian journalist off to South Africa

Picture:L R Modou Joof interviews a farmer
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Gambian journalist and blogger, Modou S. Joof, leaves for South Africa today to take part in the 2017 Master Class of International Federation of...
‘Gambia committed to fulfillin...

‘Gambia committed to fulfilling her Abidjan Convention obligations’

Picture: Lamin Komma
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Lamin Komma, Senior Program Officer responsible for Coastal and Marine Environment Programme at the National Environment Agency has disclosed that...
SCB gets new CEO as it bids fa...

SCB gets new CEO as it bids farewell to out-going one

Picture: New SCB CEO Olukorede Adenowo
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Standard Chartered Bank Thursday organised a farewell reception cocktail for the out-going Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Albert Saltson, at a...
Director of budget concerned o...

Director of budget concerned over climate change issues in Gambia

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
The Director of Budget at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affair, Bai Madi Ceesay, who doubles as the coordinator of the Green Climate Fund in...

NaNa, MoHSW brief the media

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
The National Nutrition Agency (NaNa) and the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare recently held a press briefing on the on-going project called,...
The Truth Foundation donates m...

The Truth Foundation donates medical supplies to MoHSW

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
IssuedTuesday 28 March 2017 The Truth Foundation based in The Gambia in partnership with their counterpart in the UK Monday donated medical supplies...
Rotary Club of Brusubi donates...

Rotary Club of Brusubi donates materials to Amdalai immigration post

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
IssuedTuesday 28 March 2017 The Rotary Club of Brusubi-Serekunda over the weekend donated various valuable items to Amdalai immigration post as part...
Stakeholders validate five-yea...

Stakeholders validate five-year waste management plan

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
IssuedTuesday 28 March 2017 Stakeholders on Saturday validated a five-year waste management plan for 2017 to 2021, at a three-day workshop organised...

UNFPA/Gambia Country Programme Supports GAMCOTRAP in the Elimination of Female Genital Mutilation in the GAMBIA

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
IssuedTuesday 28 March 2017 The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in collaboration with the Gambia Government continue to support GAMCOTRAP in...
‘I don’t believe in mere promi...

‘I don’t believe in mere promises’ – Ebou Jeng

Picture: National Assembly candidate Ebou Jeng
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
IssuedTuesday 28 March 2017 The Independent candidate for Banjul Central in the forthcoming National Assembly election, Ebou Jeng, has said he does...
Police get boost from GLOVE Pr...

Police get boost from GLOVE Project

Picture: IGP Yankuba Sonko
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
IssuedTuesday 28 March 2017 The GLOVE Project on 24 March 2017 donated 31 pairs of shoes to the police, at a handing-over ceremony held at the...
AVCDP gives vehicles, bikes to...

AVCDP gives vehicles, bikes to implementing partners

Picture: CPCU coordinator Mr Jabang handing over keys to DG DLS Dr. Fofana
Monday, March 27, 2017
Agricultural Value Change Development Project (AVCDP) under the Central Project Coordinating Unit (CPCU) of the Ministry of agriculture Thursday...
LIPS organises sensitisation w...

LIPS organises sensitisation workshop on illegal migration

Monday, March 27, 2017
Lamin Institute of Professional Studies (LIPS) on Saturday organised a daylong workshop to sensitise students on illegal migration. Speaking in an...
Ministry of finance hosts publ...

Ministry of finance hosts public, private sector forum on GCF

Picture: Madi Bai Ceesay project director of GCF at ministry of Finance
Monday, March 27, 2017
The Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs under its directorate of Budget Thursday hosted a two-day public-private sector forum to sensitise...
Aflasafe SN01 launched in Gamb...

Aflasafe SN01 launched in Gambia

Monday, March 27, 2017
The Food Security and Quality Authority (FSQA) in collaboration with the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) over the weekend...

Banjul hosts 43rd ordinary session of OMVG Council of Ministers

Friday, March 24, 2017
The 43rd ordinary session of the Council of Ministers of the Gambia River Basin Development Organization (OMVG) on Thursday kicked off in Banjul at...
20 food processors wrap up ref...

20 food processors wrap up refresher training

Friday, March 24, 2017
At least 20 food processors drawn from various enterprises and private businesses recently concluded a five-day refresher training course on...
Students celebrate Social Work...

Students celebrate Social Work Day

Friday, March 24, 2017
Stratford College of Management in collaboration with the SOS Mother and Adult Training Centre observed the International Social Work Day at the...
Yerru Wa Kafo of Bakau conduct...

Yerru Wa Kafo of Bakau conducts cleansing exercise

Friday, March 24, 2017
The association named after Dr Isatou Touray dub ”Yerru Wa Kafo” Saturday embarked on a cleansing exercise at the Bakau beach side. Speaking after...
GYCC to stage youth exhibition

GYCC to stage youth exhibition

Thursday, March 23, 2017
The Gambia Youth Chamber of Commerce (GYCC), the umbrella body and voice of Youth Entrepreneurs in The Gambia, is staging a youth exhibition. The...
NYP celebrates 15th anniversar...

NYP celebrates 15th anniversary, inaugurates new executive body

Thursday, March 23, 2017
National Youth Parliament (NYP) The Gambia, a youth network in human rights, good governance and democracy, on Saturday 18 March celebrated their...

KMRCB holds 14th Branch presentation

Thursday, March 23, 2017
The Kanifing Municipality Red Cross Branch (KMRCB) is a branch under the auspices of the Gambia Red Cross Society (GRCS) and is one of the strongest...
National Audit personnel expos...

National Audit personnel exposed to procurement Act

Thursday, March 23, 2017
At least 20 personnel from the National Audit office recently benefited from a five-day intensive training course on public procurement rules and...

Belgian NGO signs agreement with Community Development

Thursday, March 23, 2017
The Department of Community Development on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Helping Hand Foundation-VZW, a Belgium-based...

“BACK WAY” THE UNTOLD STORY!!

Thursday, March 23, 2017
This can be defined as the migration of people across international borders in a way that violates the immigration laws of the destination country. ...
Ministry of Finance, GPPA trai...

Ministry of Finance, GPPA train procurement actors

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
The department of Public Procurement under the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs in Banjul in collaboration with the Gambia Public Procurement...
Advance School hosts inter-sch...

Advance School hosts inter-school French competition

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Advance Basic Cycle School recently hosted their first-ever French quiz inter-school competition, to promote the speaking of the French language by...

NCAC reviews, updates management plan of Stone Circles of Senegambia

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
The National Centre for Arts and Culture (NCAC), in collaboration with UNESCO, recently started a five-day workshop to review and update the...
Abidjan Convention COP12 poses...

Abidjan Convention COP12 poses to table ocean issues

Sheikh Alkinky Sanyang Picture: Abou Bamba
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
The West African city of Abidjan is set to become the epicenter of debate on the Southeast Atlantic Ocean and adjoining coastal areas, when...
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