Atteinte à la liberté de la pr...

Atteinte à la liberté de la presse Liberia : RSF demande une enquête sur le meurtre du journaliste Tyron Brown

Reporters sans frontières (RSF) demande une enquête approfondie afin d’éclaircir les circonstances du meurtre du journaliste Tyron Brown et de tout...
Governor Sanyang condemns atta...

Governor Sanyang condemns attack

Thursday, April 19, 2018
West Coast Region Governor Bakary Sanyang said the recent attack meted on Drug Law Enforcement officers by some young people of the region while they...

Gambia Commemorates World Health Day

Thursday, April 19, 2018
The Gambia joined the comity of nations in commemoration of World Health Day last Thursday. The event was spearheaded by the country’s ministry of...

WHO Director affirms commitment to member states

Thursday, April 19, 2018
World Health Organization –WHO- Africa regional director Dr. Matshidiso Moeti said the global health agency African department remains committed and...
Gambian exploring new innovati...

Gambian exploring new innovations

Thursday, April 19, 2018
With the recent launch of his new Youtube TV channel dubbed 2-Rayz TV channel, Gambia-born movie actor and chief executive officer of 2-Rays...
‘GRA has no interest in litiga...

‘GRA has no interest in litigation,’ but…

Thursday, April 19, 2018
Gambia Revenue Authority’s (GRA) Legal Manager Manyima Bojang has spelt out her department role and responsibility, saying GRA is a corporate body...
IACR Shows Solidarity with Vic...

IACR Shows Solidarity with Victims of April 10&11, 2000 Incident

Picture: Barrister Malick H.B Jallow Esq. Founder/President, IACR.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
The Institute for the Advancement of Children’s Rights (IACR) shows solidarity with the victims of the unfortunate and deplorable April 10 and 11...
Gambian UNDP expert calls for ...

Gambian UNDP expert calls for more investment in education

Picture:Pa Lamin Beyai
Thursday, April 19, 2018
The country director of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Liberia, Pa Lamin Beyai has called on governments in Africa to invest more...
Ndye Tapha Sosseh: Gambian you...

Ndye Tapha Sosseh: Gambian youth key to resolving generation problems

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Special adviser to Gambia’s Information minister has encouraged the country’s young people to be more willing and energised at all times when it...

CSO coalition observers share pre-election report

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
The Gambia Civil Society Organizations (CSO) Coalition of election observers have shared their finding report of the country’s pre-local government...

NACCUG inaugurates academy

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
National Association of Co-operative Credit Unions of The Gambia (NACCUG) have inaugurated a new credit unions’ training academy facility in Kanifing...
Sindola Safari Lodge gets new ...

Sindola Safari Lodge gets new management

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Sindola Safari Lodge in former president Yahya Jammeh’s home village of Kanilai has been transferred under a new management, Bunama Njie, general...
KM alkalolu respond to former ...

KM alkalolu respond to former Mayor Colley’s statement

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Alkalolu of the Kanifing Municipality have responded to the statement of the former mayor of Kanifing Municipal Council, Yankuba Colley, after he...
Climate Change and Desertifica...

Climate Change and Desertification play significant role in destabilizing human development,AU-SAFGRAD calls for holistic media mobilization

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
The Coordinator of African Union`s Semi-Arid Food Grain Research and Development (AU-SAFGRAD) has disclosed that Climate Change and desertification...
Minister Jawo underscores cruc...

Minister Jawo underscores crucial role played by ChildFund, YPM

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Demba Ali Jawo, has underscored the pivotal role played by Young People in the Media –YPM...

Drug suspect gets High Court bail

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
The vacation judge, Ebrima Jaiteh last Wednesday, 11th of April, 2018 granted bail to Babucarr Jarju in the sum of one million dalasis (GDM...
120 councilors elected

120 councilors elected

Picture: IEC Chairman Alieu Momarr Njai
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
After completing a successful election, Alieu Momarr Njai the chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has finally affirmed to the...
Vero crowned face of UTG

Vero crowned face of UTG

Picture: The newly crowned face of UTG, Veronic Njie smiling for the cameras
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Veronic Njie, a second year student of the University of The Gambia’s School of Journalism and Digital Media was crowned the face of University of...
French Envoy: We are open to a...

French Envoy: We are open to any education proposal

Monday, April 16, 2018
French Ambassador to Senegal said his government would be willing to support any tangible education project proposal from the government of The...

Gambia to entrench quality assurance of higher education system

Monday, April 16, 2018
Director of higher education at the Ministry of Higher Education says his ministry and the National Accreditation and Quality Assurance Agency...
Supportive Activist Foundation...

Supportive Activist Foundation boosts EFSTH

Monday, April 16, 2018
Supportive Activist Foundation last week donated gifts to Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) Children clinic in Banjul. The Foundation...

Senegalese children to visit The Gambia as tourists

Monday, April 16, 2018
As part of activities to promote summer camp and seasonal tourism, the Senegalese Association of Vacation in collaboration with The Gambia Hotel...

British Queen recognises Gambian volunteer with Commonwealth Point of Light award

Monday, April 16, 2018
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has Friday April 13, recognised Musu Bakoto Sawo, of Gambia as the 52nd Commonwealth Point of Light in honour of her...

GDC Nyambai Ward candidate: my ballot box was turned

Monday, April 16, 2018
Alieu Janneh, the candidate of The Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) in the Nyambai Ward in the just concluded Local Government elections has told The...
Beakanyang trains on political...

Beakanyang trains on political participation

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Rights advocacy organisation Beakanyang Kafo has trained and sensitised over one hundred women in the Upper and Central River Regions on the...
Health Minister inaugurates D1...

Health Minister inaugurates D1.8M study Building

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Health and Social Welfare minister Saffie Lowe-Ceesay last Friday presided over the inauguration of a 1.8 million dalasi study facility at Serrekunda...
RAID sensitises youth Tobacco

RAID sensitises youth Tobacco

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
RAID-The Gambia, an organization advocating against Tobacco use in collaboration with partners last Tuesday organised a daylong awareness creation...
PPP chairman upbeat in council...

PPP chairman upbeat in council elections

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Organising Committee chairman of Peoples’ Progressive Party (PPP) said he is optimistic of his party’s triumph in tomorrow’s local councilors...
NAMS, IRI hold public forum on...

NAMS, IRI hold public forum on mental health

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
The National Assembly Member (NAM) standing committee on Health, Women, Children, Disaster and Humanitarian Relief with the support of International...

Food Safety and Quality Authority trains 26 young entrepreneurs

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
The Food Safety and Quality Authority, recently honed the capacities of 26 young food Entrepreneurs on Food Safety Mechanisms, at the North Bank...
Lotto Gaming employment increa...

Lotto Gaming employment increases

Picture: Alagie Ngum CEO Lotto Gaming Gambia
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Lotto Gaming Gambia limited have celebrated their one year of operation in The Gambia and marketing manager Khady Mbinko Jammeh said since the card...

PAG hold peace advocacy camp

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Peace Ambassadors - The Gambia, a youth-led peace advocacy organisation with funding from ChildFund- The Gambia recently held a master camp for...
Star GSM renovates Mosque

Star GSM renovates Mosque

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Star GSM Company has opened Farafenni Army barrack mosque that they renovated as part of their contribution to national development. The opening of...
YEP donates to MoTIE, MoYS

YEP donates to MoTIE, MoYS

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
European Union funded Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) last Thursday donated two Nissan Patrol vehicles to Gambia’s Ministries of Trade, Industry,...
NYC boss tasks Gambian artiste...

NYC boss tasks Gambian artistes

Monday, April 09, 2018
Executive director of National Youth Council has underscored the power of hip-hop, challenging youngsters into music to judiciously utilise their...
Horticulture is major contribu...

Horticulture is major contributor to Gambia’s economy

Monday, April 09, 2018
Adam Ngum, Permanent secretary number 2 at the Ministry of Agriculture has said that the horticulture sector continues to be a major and important...

FAO-UNDP to fight climate change

Monday, April 09, 2018
The United Nation agencies in The Gambia (Food and Agriculture Organisation –FAO- and United Nations Development Programme –UNDP-) Tuesday launched...

United Purpose engages partners in sweet potato training

Picture: United Purpose Project Manager Ousman Jammeh
Monday, April 09, 2018
United Purpose, formerly Concern Universal has conducted a two-day secondary multiplication seminar and on-the-job training on Orange Flesh Sweet...
VolNet-Gam, partners celebrate...

VolNet-Gam, partners celebrate ECOWAS Volunteers Day

Friday, April 06, 2018
National Volunteers Network- The Gambia (VolNet-Gam) and Ecosystem Based Adaptation for Food Security Assembly - The Gambia (EBAFOSA Gambia) in...

Health Ministry welcomes Big Dreams partnership

Friday, April 06, 2018
Director of Health Promotion and Education at the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare has said they welcome and appreciate their partnership with...

Njaboute Foundation trains on FGM/C

Friday, April 06, 2018
Njaboute Foundation last week held its second training for young women on the deep-rooted cultural traditional practice of Female Genital...
State Owned Enterprises Direct...

State Owned Enterprises Directors commence training

Friday, April 06, 2018
Board of Directors of State Owned Enterprises (SOE’s) is currently on a one-month good management training facilitated by the Management Development...
“I will continue to bankroll G...

“I will continue to bankroll Gambia Fish competition”

Friday, April 06, 2018
President of Rotary club of Fajara Sainey Manneh has expressed his resolve to continue sponsoring The Gambia Fish competition. Speaking to...
The Heart for Sifoe boosts WRC...

The Heart for Sifoe boosts WRC institutions

Thursday, April 05, 2018
Belgium-based charitable organisation called The Heart for Sifoe has donated learning materials and medications to schools and health facilities in...
Tourism officials re-tidy beac...

Tourism officials re-tidy beach

Thursday, April 05, 2018
Officials of The Gambia Tourism Board –GTB-and their stakeholders have recently embarked on a daylong re-cleaning exercise of the beach within the...

MRCG celebrates World TB Day

Thursday, April 05, 2018
Medical Research Council The Gambia –MRCG- and the National Leprosy and TB Control unit of the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare have jointly...
NAM meets Jimara Spain communi...

NAM meets Jimara Spain community

Thursday, April 05, 2018
During his recent visit to the Kingdom of Spain, Upper River Region’s Jimara District National Assembly Member Alhagie H Sowe met with the Jimara...

Radio Deggo FM hosts live call-in radio as it covers 2018 LG elections

Thursday, April 05, 2018
Radio Deggo FM (100.10 MHz) has started its coverage of the Local Government and Municipal Councils elections scheduled for April 12, 2018. In...
‘Gambia flag is our political ...

‘Gambia flag is our political representation’

Picture:Major Lamin K. Sanyang PRO GAF
Wednesday, April 04, 2018
After completing a brilliant and outstanding lecture at the inter-party political dialogue conducted by the National Youth Council, Gambia’s military...
WCR Governor; GRA contribution...

WCR Governor; GRA contribution to national development is immeasurable

Wednesday, April 04, 2018
Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) former Commissioner General and now Governor of West Coast Region Bakary Sanyang said as a government representative,...
ECG opens multi-million Euro s...

ECG opens multi-million Euro skills center at Tanji

Wednesday, April 04, 2018
The Evangelical Church of The Gambia (ECG) last Wednesday opened a multi-million Euro skills training center at the Kombo South coastal village of...
Journalists briefed on Gambia ...

Journalists briefed on Gambia Micronutrient Survey

Picture: NaNA Executive Director Pa Momodou Phall
Wednesday, April 04, 2018
The government of The Gambia through the National Nutrient Agency (NaNa) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, UNICEF and...
AAD project to support in tack...

AAD project to support in tackling SLM to combat desertification

Wednesday, April 04, 2018
The Action Against Desertification (AAD) project is an EU-ACP funded initiative supporting the implementation of the Gambia Green Wall for Sahara and...
1ST ATAF Media Engagement trai...

1ST ATAF Media Engagement training on Taxation wraps up in South Africa

Wednesday, April 04, 2018
The 1st African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF) Media Engagement and Training was Wednesday March 28, 2018, wraped up in Pretoria, South Africa. ...
SOEs directors begin training ...

SOEs directors begin training on Good Management

Wednesday, April 04, 2018
The board of directors of State Owned Enterprises (SOEs), yesterday April 3, 2018, began a training designed to address the capacity gaps that affect...
LG elections promote, build LG...

LG elections promote, build LG elections

Tuesday, April 03, 2018
Gambia’s electoral commission chairman Alieu Momarr Njai has said local government elections constitute a key pillar in the promotion and building of...
GYCC plans 100 young people’s ...

GYCC plans 100 young people’s training

Tuesday, April 03, 2018
The Gambia Gold Award Holders’ Association (GAHA) in partnership with Gambia Youth Chamber of Commerce ( GYCC) and JAMAA School of Food processing...
GAMCOY 21 off to Darfur

GAMCOY 21 off to Darfur

Tuesday, April 03, 2018
The twenty-one Gambian contingent (GAMCOY 21) comprising 208 members of The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) left the country’s shores at 2:00 am on Sunday...
“Rural transformation key in o...

“Rural transformation key in overcoming poverty”

Tuesday, April 03, 2018
Mamadou Edrisa Njie, executive director of Global Youth Innovation Network- Gambia (GYIN) has said that rural transformation is an effective way to...
UCMAS launches School

UCMAS launches School

Thursday, March 29, 2018
UCMAS, a professional education organisation headed by a team of directors who are dedicated to offering noble and path-breaking method of education...
No dollar payment for peacekee...

No dollar payment for peacekeepers

Picture: Major Lamin K. Sanyang, GAF PRO
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Gambia Army public relations officer Major Lamin K. Sanyang has revealed that a decision has been taken that the country’s military peacekeepers will...

NCCE builds capacity of WCR Local Authorities

Thursday, March 29, 2018
National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) in partnership with the International Republican Institute (IRI) and the Youth Parliament (NYP) yesterday...
Qgroup donates to UTG SOSHA

Qgroup donates to UTG SOSHA

Thursday, March 29, 2018
Qgroup Monday donated fifty thousand dalasis to the University of The Gambia (UTG) School of Social Sciences and Humanities Students Association...
Articleby H.E. Mr. Mevlut Cavu...

Articleby H.E. Mr. Mevlut Cavusoglu, Minister of Foreign Affairs published in Le Mondeentitled “Turkey: The best ally for the security of Europe”, 20 March 2018

Thursday, March 29, 2018
Nowadays, the hardest challenges European countries confront are fighting against terrorist organizations such as DAESH and the management of...
SAO took part in the “March fo...

SAO took part in the “March for Our Lives” held in Washington D.C & donated cases of water bottles.

Thursday, March 29, 2018
Founder and CEO of Smile African Orphans (SAO) Miss Njemeh Bah joined by a team of volunteers on Monday March 26, 2018 joined hundreds thousands of...
SAO founder meet & briefs Sene...

SAO founder meet & briefs Senegalese Ambassador to U.S.

Thursday, March 29, 2018
The founder of Smile African Orphans (SAO), Njemeh Bah, on Monday, paid a courtesy call on Senegalese ambassador to the United States, Babacar...

Election is the lifeblood of democracy

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Junkung Saidy, a senior civic education officer at the National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) has described elections as the lifeblood of...
NoGJWCA visits GFPA

NoGJWCA visits GFPA

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Members of Network of Gender Journalists for Women and Cultural Advancement (NoGJWCA)-The Gambia last Thursday visited The Gambia Family Planning...
Dutch couple to provide entrep...

Dutch couple to provide entrepreneurship, skills training

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Aoouple from Holland Tony and Yvonne is currently in The Gambia to provide entrepreneurship and skills training and materials to the country’s young...

SYDO to finance multipurpose centre in Basse

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Members of Serahule Youth Development Organisation –SYDO- say they are intending to finance the construction of a multi-purpose center in Basse from...

We must break colonial barriers to create social integration, development

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Issued: Tuesday 27 March 2018 The president of a group who call themselves COPI, a regional association aimed to give home, shelter, education and...
GMC applauds NYC inter-party d...

GMC applauds NYC inter-party dialogue

Picture: Mai Ahmed Fatty GMC
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Issued: Tuesday 27 March 2018 Party leader of Gambia Moral Congress (GMC) has given the National Youth Council (GMC) a nudge at the back, praising...
Here women donates to SK hospi...

Here women donates to SK hospital

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Issued: Tuesday 27 March 2018 As part of activities making the International Women Day celebration, Here Women Gambia chapter; an affiliate of Here...
BAC donates to Sukuta mortuary

BAC donates to Sukuta mortuary

Picture: Mam Sait Jallow, BAC chief executive officer
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Issued: Tuesday 27 March 2018 The management of Brikama Area Council (BAC) last Friday donated materials worth 120,000 dalasis to Sukuta health...
MRCG inaugurates D9.5M unit fa...

MRCG inaugurates D9.5M unit facility in Brikama

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Issued: Tuesday 26 March 2018 Medical Research Council The Gambia in partnership with Gambia government yesterday inaugurated a 9.5 million dalasi...
NGF holds education consult

NGF holds education consult

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Issued: Tuesday 26 March 2018 Next Generation Foundation (NextGen), a foundation that provides support to future leaders through education,...
Former KMC deputy runs for May...

Former KMC deputy runs for Mayor

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Issued: Tuesday 26 March 2018 A one-time deputy chairman of Kanifing Municipal Council –KMC- has announced his intention to run for the Municipality...

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...

KMC presents D2M to Gamworks

Picture: KMC Interim Management Committee members
Friday, March 23, 2018
The interim management committee of the KMC last Wednesday presented a cheque for D2million to Gamworks as part of counterpart contribution to the...
VP challenges Gambia youth on ...

VP challenges Gambia youth on French

Picture: President Aja Fotoumatta Jallow-Tambajang
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Vice President Aja Fotoumatta Jallow-Tambajang has challenged the country’s young people to take it upon themselves to learn and speak the French...

African Export Business Skills Center excites GYCC

Thursday, March 22, 2018
Members of Gambia Youth Chamber of Commerce –GYCC- says they are excited by the activities of African Export Business Skills Center at Dippa Kunda...
Women, youth trained on Busine...

Women, youth trained on Business skills

Thursday, March 22, 2018
A total of 60 women and youth have been trained on basic business skills at Bwiam lodge in Foni Kansala district. Organised by Foni DinDing, a...
YPWB organises skills training...

YPWB organises skills training for youth

Thursday, March 22, 2018
Young People Without Borders (YPWB) a charity organisation based in Sifoe village in partnership with Gambia Rural Poor Association (GAMRUPA) and Go...
Eco Bank launches Agency Banki...

Eco Bank launches Agency Banking

Thursday, March 22, 2018
ECOBANK Gambia Ltd., last week launched a new banking service in partnership with a number of retail agencies across the country. The bank will hence...
President Barrow receives Isla...

President Barrow receives Islamic delegation from Kolda

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
President Adama Barrow recently received a delegation of Islamic leaders from Madina Suwaneh in Senegal’s southern Kolda region led by Sheikh...
Tostan holds URR TAC members s...

Tostan holds URR TAC members seminar

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Tostan Gambia in partnership with Monitoring Evaluation Research and Learning (MERL) International Office in Dakar, Senegal recently conducted...

Traditional rulers taxpayers seminar underway

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) Tuesday commenced a massive regional taxpayers seminar for traditional rulers and business community in their...
Coastal security launched

Coastal security launched

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
A new private security company call Coastal Security Limited was launched in The Gambia last Friday to complement the work of the statutory police...

London Book Fair International Excellence Awards 2018:SHORTLIST REVEALED

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Gambia represented for the first time in Bookstore of the Year category LONDON, 09 March 2018:The shortlist for The London Book Fair International...
Minority leader faults gov’t f...

Minority leader faults gov’t for not issuing ID cards to citizens

Picture: The minority leader and member for Niamina Dankunku, Hon. Samba Jallow
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The minority leader and member for Niamina Dankunku, Hon. Samba Jallow, has faulted the government for not delivering up to expectation, after it...
Assembly adjourns sine-die

Assembly adjourns sine-die

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The deputies of the National Assembly Monday adjourned all Assembly proceedings sine-die. But before the adjournment, legislators sparred on...
“UDP has no sponsored independ...

“UDP has no sponsored independent candidate”

Picture: Busumbala Constituency National Assembly Member, Saikouba Jarju
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Busumbala Constituency National Assembly Member Saikouba Jarju has said at a press conference with journalists that the United Democratic Party (UDP)...

Gambia making Palliative Care Services gains

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
The permanent secretary of Ministry of Health and Social Welfare Dr. Cherno Barry has revealed that with the efforts of members of the new National...

Child protection committees trained on child rights

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Five Community Child Protection and Village Development Committee members drawn from Brikama North constituency on Saturday concluded a two-day...
New Gambia Movement donates to...

New Gambia Movement donates to 3 health centers

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
A local-based association called New Gambia Movement has donated 4 cartons of gloves to the Serrekunda Health Center, Charity Sisters in Batokeh and...
NoGJWCA President advocates fo...

NoGJWCA President advocates for Women empowerment

Monday, March 19, 2018
President of Network of Gender Journalists for Women and Cultural Advancement (NoGJWCA) has been advocating for mental and economic empowerment to be...
IRMA Nursery school holds maid...

IRMA Nursery school holds maiden student election

Monday, March 19, 2018
IRMA Nursery school last Tuesday conducted their maiden election of head boy and girl held at the school ground at Sanchaba Sulay Jobe. The...
Residents hail Laminkoto-Passa...

Residents hail Laminkoto-Passamas road construction

Monday, March 19, 2018
As construction of Laminkoto-Passamas road intensifies, the people of Sami Pachonki in Central River Region-North say it was a wise decision by the...
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