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Youth Forum: A-Plus The Gambia...

Youth Forum: A-Plus The Gambia signs MoU with ActionAid International The Gambia

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
A Plus The Gambia, an organization set up to promote good governance principles through research, advocacy, citizen empowerment, oversight, capacity...
Youth Forum: Youths urged to p...

Youth Forum: Youths urged to participate in national development

Picture: Sulayman Jammeh
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Sulayman Jammeh, the Councillor of Bundung Development Initiative, has urged Gambian youths to be more creative and actively take part in national...
Youth Forum: Patriotic Youth f...

Youth Forum: Patriotic Youth for Peace & Sustainable Development to support, empower youth

Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Patriotic Youth for Peace and Sustainable Development, a youth organisation based in Bakau Waa-Sulung Kunda, is set to support and empowering youths...
Youth Forum:  Their Voice Must...

Youth Forum: Their Voice Must be Heard wants new gov’t to create job opportunities for youth

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Mustapha Manneh, coordinator of Their Voice Must be Heard, a youth organisation based in Kartong village, in the Kombo South District of the West...
Youth Forum: NACOFAG youth win...

Youth Forum: NACOFAG youth wing officials return from sub-regional meeting

Picture: Ebrima Camara, SG NACOFAG Youth Wing
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
NACOFAG Youth Wing officials recently returned home after attending a five-day sub-regional meeting at the farmer’s university in Senegal. The...
Youth Forum: NYC trains youths...

Youth Forum: NYC trains youths on enterprise development

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
The National Youth Council (NYC) in partnership with the National Enterprise Development Initiative (NEDI) on Sunday 8 January 2017 concluded a...
Youth Forum: Youth & Sports Mi...

Youth Forum: Youth & Sports Minister tasks youths to move beyond current situation

Picture: Youth and Sports Minister Alieu K. Jammeh
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Alieu K. Jammeh, Minister of Youth and Sports, has challenged youths to think deeply on how to move beyond our present situation as a country. ...
Youth Forum: National youth co...

Youth Forum: National youth convergence winds up

Tuesday, December 27, 2016
The National Youth Convergence organised by the National Youth Council and Activista The Gambia recently ended at the Gambia Pastoral Institute on...
Youth Forum: Activista The Gam...

Youth Forum: Activista The Gambia, NYC to hold National Youth Convergence

Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Activista The Gambia, a youth organisation in the country, in junction with the National Youth Council (NYC) is set to stage a national youth...
Youth Forum: NEDI certifies 40...

Youth Forum: NEDI certifies 40 youths, women

Tuesday, December 06, 2016
The National Enterprise Development Initiative (NEDI) in collaboration with the Rural Development Institute (RDI) has certified 40 youths and women...
Youth Forum: Youth and women t...

Youth Forum: Youth and women trained on business plan development

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Ousman Sonko, lead trainer, has said the business plan development training is hands-on, because they need people who could definitely deliver the...
Youth Forum: UGYD briefs youth...

Youth Forum: UGYD briefs youths, community leaders on anti-FGM laws

Picture: Participants
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
The United Guardian Youth for Development (UGYD) recently concluded a two-day training activity on Anti-FGM laws in Basse, Upper River Region. The...
Youth Forum: NDMA training on ...

Youth Forum: NDMA training on MISP underway

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
A three-day Minimum Initial Service Package (MISP) training course organised by the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) commenced yesterday at...

Youth Forum: Patriot Youth for Sustainable Development set to assist youths

Tuesday, November 08, 2016
Patriot Youth for Sustainable Development, a youths organisation formed in 2015 in Bakau Wassulung Kunda, in the Kanifing Municipality, is set to...
Youth Forum: The Legacy sensit...

Youth Forum: The Legacy sensitises students on civic engagement

Picture: The Legacy members and participants
Tuesday, November 01, 2016
The Legacy, a youth-led NGO, held a seminar on civic engagement, on 22 October 2016 at the American Corner in Bundung. The guest speaker on the...
Youth Forum: Their Voice Must ...

Youth Forum: Their Voice Must Be Heard set to sensitize youths on December presidential poll

Picture: Their Voice Must Be Heard Coordinator
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Their Voice Must be Heard, a youth organization formed to empower youths in The Gambia, is set to sensitize youths on the December 1 presidential...
Youth Forum: Green Up plants 1...

Youth Forum: Green Up plants 1,100 trees in NBR

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Green Up 10,000, a national youth-led tree planting initiative, has rolled out its first major campaign on Saturday 8 October 2016, with the planting...
Youth Forum: Kambie Bolong dis...

Youth Forum: Kambie Bolong discusses ‘poor performance’ of students

Picture: Kambie Bolong Youth Development Association members with dignitaries during the symposium
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Kambie Bolong Youth Development Association recently held a symposium under the theme: “Who are really responsible for the poor performance of...
Their Voice Must Be Heard chal...

Their Voice Must Be Heard challenges youths to involve in community development

Picture: Coordinator of Their Voice Must Be Heard Mustapha Manneh
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Their Voice Must Be Heard, a youth organisation based in Kartong, in the Kombo South District of the West Coast Region, have challenged youths to be...
Kulukochi Youth Development As...

Kulukochi Youth Development Association out to assist youths

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Kulukochi Youth Development Association in the Kombo South district of the West Coast Region is out to support youths in different sectors of...
Youth Forum: Leadership traini...

Youth Forum: Leadership training for youth and young held

Wednesday, September 07, 2016
(Tuesday September 06, 2016 Issue) A one-day training course on leadership has been organized for 70 youths and young adolescents enrolled in the...
Youth Forum: Youth urged to ex...

Youth Forum: Youth urged to exercise their right by participating in politics

Picture: Participants at Bwiam
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Young people of The Gambia have been urged to exercise their civic right by fully participating in politics. Speaking at Bwiam during the opening...
Climate Watch commemorates Int...

Climate Watch commemorates International Youth Day

Picture: Executive of CWG at the forum
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
As part of festivities in marking International Youth Day, officials of Climate Watch-The Gambia on Saturday held a forum with young people on the...
BAC chairman challenges Gambia...

BAC chairman challenges Gambian youths

Picture: BAC Bakary Saibo Sanneh
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
The chairman of the Brikama Area Council (BAC), Bakary Saibo Sanneh, has challenged the youths of the country to be grateful to President Yahya...
Int’l Youth Day commemoration ...

Int’l Youth Day commemoration set for Friday

Picture: L-R: Mr Camara, Mr Jallow and Mrs Sima
Tuesday, August 09, 2016
The National Youth Council (NYC) in partnership with Activista-The Gambia and other local partners is set to commemorate International Youth Day on...
Youth Forum: The Legacy Gambia...

Youth Forum: The Legacy Gambia launches public debate platform ‘The Mainstream’

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
The Legacy Gambia, a youth-led non-governmental organization, over the weekend rolled out the maiden edition of ‘The Mainstream’, a public debate...
Youth Forum: NYC dissolves Gam...

Youth Forum: NYC dissolves Gambia Scout Association executive

Picture: NYC Exec Director Lamin Darboe
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
The Gambia National Youth Council has decided to dissolve the National Executive Committee of the Gambia Scout Association with immediate effect,...
Youth Forum: Climate Watch-The...

Youth Forum: Climate Watch-The Gambia visits FAO office

Picture: A group photo of the two parties
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Officials of Climate Watch-The Gambia (CWG) recently paid a courtesy call on the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) office in Fajara. The...
Kulukochi Youth Development As...

Kulukochi Youth Development Association embarks on cleansing exercise

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Their Voice Must Be Heard aims...

Their Voice Must Be Heard aims to combat teenage pregnancy

Picture: Mustapha Manneh, founder of Their Voice Must Be Heard
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Their Voice Must Be Heard” is a local non-profit human rights organization out to safeguard and protect human rights, especially of women and girls,...
Abraxas holds youth forum on i...

Abraxas holds youth forum on illegal migration

Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Abraxas Job Placement Centre, a non-profit organisation that provides opportunities for young people to improve their employment prospects, on 5 June...
Anti-back way campaign: CEO ad...

Anti-back way campaign: CEO advises youths to exercise patience and use right channel to Europe

Picture: Mustapha Manneh, Chief Executive Officer of Anti-back way Campaign
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Mustapha Manneh, Chief Executive Officer of Anti-back way Campaign, has called on youths to exercise patience and use the right channel to enter...
The Legacy blood donation cham...

The Legacy blood donation championship successful

From Right: Director Jabai, President Mballow, M.L. Dibba
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Officials and members of The Legacy, on 21 May 2016 donated blood to the Jammeh Foundation For Peace Hospital. In an opening ceremony, the Hospital...
PIA inaugurates new board of d...

PIA inaugurates new board of directors

Picture: Youth and Sports Minister Alieu K. Jammeh
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
The President’s International Award (PIA) recently inaugurated a new board of directors at its headquarters in Bakau Speaking at the ceremony, the...
Youth Minister delivers speech...

Youth Minister delivers speech at OIC Summit on role of Gov’t in ensuring youth development

Tuesday, May 03, 2016
In today’s Youth Forum, we bring you the recent OIC young leaders summit held in Istanbul, Turkey, from 12-13 April 2016, attended by Hon. Alieu K....

Youth forum: Youth entrepreneurship and national development is essential

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
In today’s Youth Forum, we bring the recent development of the Youth ministry to create a central coordinating committee to develop a national...
Youth Forum: YALESI 2016 Dakar...

Youth Forum: YALESI 2016 Dakar conference ends

Picture: Participants at the YALESI 2016 in Dakar
Tuesday, April 05, 2016
In today’s Youth Forum we will bring you the developments of the just-ended YALESI 2016, which was held in Dakar, Senegal, on 1 April 2016. We feel...
Youth Forum: NYC supports 26 G...

Youth Forum: NYC supports 26 Gambian entrepreneurs to attend YALESI conference in Dakar

Picture: NYC, NEDI’s 26-sponsored Gambian delegates set for Dakar
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
In today’s edition of Youth Forum, we bring you the contribution and support provided by the National Youth Council (NYC) towards the empowerment and...
Youth Forum: Youth matters amo...

Youth Forum: Youth matters among government’s top agenda - NEDI head

Picture: Landing B Sanneh, General Manager, NEDI
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Issue Tuesday 22 March 2016 The general manager, National Enterprise Development Initiative (NEDI), Landing B Sanneh, has said youth matters are...
Youth Forum: Youth and Sports ...

Youth Forum: Youth and Sports Minister delivers edifying speech at GSI graduation ceremony

Picture: Hon. Alieu K. Jammeh, Minister of Youth and Sports
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Minister of Youth and Sports Alieu K. Jammeh recently delivered a speech at the graduation ceremony of the first batch of trainees of the Gambia...
Youth Forum: Role of youth in ...

Youth Forum: Role of youth in national development

Picture: United we strong and Divided we fall
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Today’s edition is on a very crucial topic, that is, the Role of Youths in National Development. Young people in any country represent the future of...
Youth Forum: Gov’t launches co...

Youth Forum: Gov’t launches community initiative to curb youth irregular migration

Picture: Hon. Alieu K Jammeh Youth and Sports Minister
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
The government of The Gambia through the Ministry of Youth and Sports in collaboration with the European Union, and International Organization for...
Youth Forum: NYC holds press c...

Youth Forum: NYC holds press conference ahead of Banjul +10 summit

Picture: The Executive Director of the NYC, Lamin Darboe
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Today’s edition of the weekly Youth Forum brings you the recent press conference organized by the National Youth Council (NYC) ahead of the upcoming...

Youth Forum: MAYDA supports Manjai kunda fire victim

Picture: Association executive members and beneficiary
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Manajai kunda Youth Development Association (MAYDA) Sunday presented 18 bags of cement, one bag of rice and three packets of corrugate to Salieu...
Youth Forum: NYC joins other m...

Youth Forum: NYC joins other ministries to commemorate World Cancer Day

Picture: NYC Executive Director Lamin Darboe
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
In today’s Youth Forum we bring you the recent commemoration of World Cancer Day in Banjul, where the National Youth Council (NYC) also participated...
Youth Forum: Gambia’s Youth an...

Youth Forum: Gambia’s Youth and Sports Minister delivers statement at AAPI forum

Picture: Hon. Alieu K. Jammeh
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
Today’s edition of Youth Forum brings the recent launching statement made by the Hon. Minister of Youth and Sports, Alieu K Jammeh, at the 2nd...
Youth Forum: NYP Speaker messa...

Youth Forum: NYP Speaker message to youth to register, vote

Picture: Speaker NYP Hon Samba Bah
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
In today’s edition of the Youth Forum, we bring you our recent interview with Hon. Samba Bah, Speaker of the National Youth Parliament (NYP). The...
Youth Forum: The Legacy launch...

Youth Forum: The Legacy launches Gambia College chapter

Picture: The Legacy executives pose with the inaugurated chapter president (in white)
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Hello and a warm welcome to another exciting edition of the weekly Youth Forum, which deals with youth matters. In today’s edition, we bring to you...
Youth  Forum: Gambia governmen...

Youth Forum: Gambia government to Host Banjul+10 Summit

Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Hello and a warm welcome to another exciting edition of the weekly Youth Forum which comes every Tuesday dealing with youth matters. In today’s...
Youth Forum: Youth employment ...

Youth Forum: Youth employment is top gov’t priority - PS Trade

Tuesday, January 05, 2016
Mrs Naffi Barry, the permanent secretary at the Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment, has said that addressing youth...
Youth Forum: GAHA Gambia chapt...

Youth Forum: GAHA Gambia chapter organises retreat

Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Gold Award Holders Association (GAHA) Gambia chapter recently organized a day’s retreat and planning event, with representatives from its regional...
Youth Forum: Youth minister de...

Youth Forum: Youth minister delivers speech at peace and sports international forum

Picture: Hon. Alieu K. Jammeh
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
In today’s Youth Forum, we bring you the recent speech delivered by Alieu K Jammeh, Minister of Youth and Sports, on the occasion of the peace and...
Youth Forum: African Youth Day...

Youth Forum: African Youth Day at Cop21 in France

Picture: Hon. Alieu K. Jammeh
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
“Let me first of all congratulate all of you, the youths of Africa represented here and particularly those of you engaged in this noble course of...
Youth Forum: Repatriating Afri...

Youth Forum: Repatriating African migrants should be the last option

Picture: Fibre boat carrying migrants
Tuesday, December 08, 2015
In today’s edition of the Youth Forum, we bring you the recent meeting of the European Union and African leaders, and the 2 billion Euros European...

YOUTH FORUM: MYDA sensitises members on Local Gov’t Act

Tuesday, December 01, 2015
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Youth Forum: Malta hosts high-...

Youth Forum: Malta hosts high-level summit of EU and African leaders on migrant crisis

Picture: Cross Section of Delegates Malta Summit
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
The menace of illegal migrants prompted the European Union to hosts a high-level summit of EU and African leaders on the migrant crisis in Malta...
Youth Forum: ‘NYSS contributes...

Youth Forum: ‘NYSS contributes towards youth empowerment and development’

Picture: NYSS Executive Director Emmanuel Mendy
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
In today’s edition of Youth Forum we bring you the contribution of the National Youth Service Scheme (NYSS) to the empowerment and development of the...
Youth Forum: Youth Ministry ob...

Youth Forum: Youth Ministry observes African Youth Day

Picture: Youth and Sports Minister Alieu K. Jammeh
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
In today’s edition, we bring you the recent African Youth Day observed by the Ministry of Youth and Sports. African Youth Day is observed on...
Youth Forum: Over 1500 youths ...

Youth Forum: Over 1500 youths were arrested with drugs in 2010-2013: NDEA

Picture: ASP Jobe PRO NDEA
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
According to the deputy public relations officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDEA), Ousman Saidybah, the 2014 local statistics...

Youth forum: Rural-Urban migration

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Statistics have shown the movement of people from the rural areas to the urban centres is another serious phenomenon posing challenges to many...

Youth Forum: SUNA Institute of Science and Technology graduates 390 youths

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
In today’s edition, we bring the recent first-ever graduation ceremony of SUNA Institute of Science and Technology run by a young entrepreneur,...
Youth Forum: EU deserves pat o...

Youth Forum: EU deserves pat on the back for ‘emergency fund’ on migration

Tuesday, October 06, 2015
We are saying a big thank you to the European Union (EU) for their recent humanitarian gestures, relentless efforts in fighting against the migration...
Youth forum: The Legacy observ...

Youth forum: The Legacy observes International Day of Peace

Picture: Participants after the forum
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
The Legacy, a youth organsation advocating for peace, recently joined the rest of the world to commemorate the International Day of Peace, at its...
Youth Forum: Bravo to National...

Youth Forum: Bravo to National Assembly for approving youth bills 2015

Picture: Youth and Sports Minister Alieu K Jammeh
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Hello and warm welcome to another exciting edition of the weekly Youth Forum. In today’s edition, we bring you the recent approval of the youth...
Youth forum: Eight Gambian you...

Youth forum: Eight Gambian youths return from Yali in Ghana

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
As part of the continued effort to empower the youths of the country, eight Gambian youths recently landed at Banjul International Airport after...
Youth Forum: BYA presents cert...

Youth Forum: BYA presents certificate of appreciation to NDLEA

Picture: Youth presenting certificate to Director General NDLEA, Bakary Gassama
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
In recognition of their effort in the fight against drug abuse in the country, the Bakindick Youths Association, BYA, recently presented a...
Back way victims narrate ordea...

Back way victims narrate ordeal

Picture: Awaiting migrants in Libya
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
Hello esteemed readers, and a warm welcome to this week’s edition of Youth Forum.We bring you the recent encounters and difficulties some of our...
Youth Forum: Work of NYP is cr...

Youth Forum: Work of NYP is critically important: US Chargé d’ Affaires Joseph Stafford

Picture: Outgoing US Charge d’ Affaires Joseph Stafford
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
The outgoing United States Embassy Charge d’ Affaires, Joseph Stafford, has said the work of the National Youth Parliament (NYP) is critically...
Youth Forum: UNICEF, partners ...

Youth Forum: UNICEF, partners launch one-minute Jr films on child rights issues

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
UNICEF, Young People in the Media in collaboration with the Department of Information Services and its relevant partners recently launched...
Youth Forum: ‘It’s crucial we ...

Youth Forum: ‘It’s crucial we expose young ones’

Picture: NYC Programme Manager Alagie Jarju
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Alagie Jarju, programme manager National Youth Council, has told journalists that it is crucial that they expose the young ones so that they could be...
August 12 is International You...

August 12 is International Youth Day

Picture: Lamin Darboe, Executive Director NYC
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
The National Youth Council with stakeholders and partners will on 12 August 2015 commemorate International Youth Day under the theme: “Youth civic...
Youth Forum: Bravo President J...

Youth Forum: Bravo President Jammeh!

Picture: Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Hello and a warm welcome to another exciting edition of the weekly Youth Forum. In today’s edition, we bring you the Gambian leader’s mercy,...

Youth Forum: Role of youth in national development

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
In our today’s edition, we bring you a very crucial topic: “The role of youths in national development.” Young people in any country represent the...
Youth Forum: Ambassadors of DR...

Youth Forum: Ambassadors of DRR organizes training for Gambia College chapter

Picture: NDMA Deputy Director General Serign Modou Joof
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Hello esteemed readers, and a warm welcome to this week’s edition of Youth Forum. We bring you the recent training course organised by the...
Youth Forum: Global Developmen...

Youth Forum: Global Development Report on migration

Picture: About 80 irregular boat migrants from various African countries
Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Migration is a way for Africans to improve their lives, but most often those who seek for greener pastures are faced with significant barriers,...
Youth Forum: NYC Executive Dir...

Youth Forum: NYC Executive Director inspires young people

Picture: Lamin Darboe, Executive Director of NYC
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Hello esteemed readers, and a warm welcome to this week’s edition of Youth Forum. We bring you information on the recent closing of the two-day...
Youth Forum: UNICEF, partners ...

Youth Forum: UNICEF, partners observe Day of the African Child

Picture: Abdou Kendo Jatta delivering speech, together with partners of UNICEF
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
June 16 is the Day of the African Child, commemorated annually by African countries including The Gambia led by the African Union and its partners. ...
Banjul Youth Committee elects ...

Banjul Youth Committee elects new leadership

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
The youth of the capital city Banjul recently elected a new leadership committee to steer the affairs of Banjul youth for the next two years. The...
Youth Forum: Lamin Marong re-e...

Youth Forum: Lamin Marong re-elected KMYC chairperson

Picture: NYC Executive Director Lamin Darboe
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Hello esteemed readers, and a warm welcome to this week’s edition, in which we would bring you the recent re-electing of Lamin Marong as the...

Youth Forum: Putting youths at the centre of decision-making

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Hello and a warm welcome to another edition of the weekly Youth Forum.In today’s edition, we bring you the suggestion and recommendation, which has...
Youth Forum: GAHA, NYC sensiti...

Youth Forum: GAHA, NYC sensitize youth organizations on irregular migration to Europe

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
The National Youth Council (NYC) in collaboration with Gold Award Holders’ Association (GAHA) recently organised a forum on irregular migration to...
Youth Forum: Libya still remai...

Youth Forum: Libya still remains strong transit point for African migrants

Picture: Illegal migrants who attempted to flee the coast to Europe
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Libya still remains as a strong transit point for most of the West African migrants for different purposes. Some are running from war in their...
Youth Forum: YPM president ins...

Youth Forum: YPM president inspires young people on ICDB

Picture: Samuel Eric Ketter, president of YPM
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
In today’s edition, we bring you the recent speech delivered by the President of the Young People in the Media (YPM), Eric Samuel Ketter, to...
Youth Forum: GAHA-The Gambia t...

Youth Forum: GAHA-The Gambia trains 50 participants on use of social media

Picture: Lamin Darboe, Executive Director
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
The Gold Award Holder Association, GAHA-The Gambia, recently trained 50 young participants on the use of social media to promote the work done at...

Youth Forum: Kaddijatou Baldeh wins URR TAKE-M Spelling Bee competition

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Kaddijatou Baldeh of SOS Hermann Gmeiner, Basse, has emergedas winner of the Upper River Region Regional Lower Basic Schools 2015 Spelling Bee...
Youth Forum: The Gambia  Natio...

Youth Forum: The Gambia National Youth Council (NYC) In Focus

Picture: Fabakary Kalleh chairperson of the National Youth Council
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The Gambia National Youth Council (NYC) was established by an act of Parliament in the year 2000 with the main function of co-coordinating all youth...
Youth forum: Youths’ entrepren...

Youth forum: Youths’ entrepreneurship is essential

Picture: Youth and Sports Minister Alieu Jammeh
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
In today’s edition, we bring you another very crucial topic, which is, youths’ entrepreneurship is essential in the national development agenda on...

Youth Forum: Pa Modou Sarr elected UNESCO Clubs and Centers President

Wednesday, April 01, 2015
Pa Modou Sarr was on Saturday 28th March 2015 elected to spearhead the affairs of the National Federation of Gambia UNESCO Clubs and Centers for the...
Youth Forum: Role of youths in...

Youth Forum: Role of youths in national development

Picture: Hon Minister of Youth and Sports
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
In our today’s edition, we bring you a very crucial topic, which is “The role of youths in national development.” The young people in any country...
Youth Forum: Investing in yout...

Youth Forum: Investing in youths means you are investing in the nation - NYSS boss

Picture: GPA Deputy MD Jobarteh with Mr Mendy CEO NYSS
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
The Chief Executive Officer of the National Youth Service Scheme (NYSS), Emmanuel Mendy, has said that investing in youths means you are investing in...
Youth Forum: Stop our youths f...

Youth Forum: Stop our youths from taking dangerous ‘back way’ to Europe

Picture: Boat full to capacity
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
We have in this edition a story about the government in Niger, which some months ago, moved to close safe houses for illegal migrants using the...
Youth forum: KMYC to organize ...

Youth forum: KMYC to organize youth camp

Picture: Cross section of the participants
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
The Kanifing Municipal Youth Committee (KMYC) is preparing for its first-ever youth camp within the municipality, in April 2015. The camp is...
Youth Forum: West African yout...

Youth Forum: West African youths vow to fight against corruption, illegal migration

Picture: Cross section of the participants
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Youths from five anglophone West African countries have recently vowed to renew their commitment and determination to fight against corruption and...
Youth forum: Gambians who went...

Youth forum: Gambians who went through Songhai Center are doing extremely well, says Agric Minister

Picture: Agriculture Minister Owens
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
The Minister of Agriculture, Solomon Owens, recently urged the selected 30 youths to make good use of the opportunity given to them by the government...
Youth Forum: ‘Entrepreneurship...

Youth Forum: ‘Entrepreneurship the key to national development’

Picture: NEDI General Manager Landing B. Sanneh
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Lamin Jobe has said that entrepreneurship is the key to national development, adding that an educated and skilled work force is critical for a...
Youth Forum: Six NETYE trainee...

Youth Forum: Six NETYE trainees back from Benin

Tuesday, February 03, 2015
The Network of ECOWAS Trainees on Youth Entrepreneurship on Thursday 29 January 2015 held a press conference at the Independence Stadium to welcome...
174 communities in URR to aban...

174 communities in URR to abandon child marriage, says UNICEF communication specialist

Picture: UNICEF’s COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST Sally Sadie Singhateh
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
The UNICEF communication specialist, Sally Sadie Signhateh, has said that 174 communities in the Upper River Region have publicly declared they will...
African youths vow to enter Eu...

African youths vow to enter Europe

Picture: African youths waiting for boats to cross to Italy
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Despite the Euro crisis taking its toll on most European countries like Spain and Italy, just to mention few, and the dangers associated with illegal...
Youth Forum: Youths urge parli...

Youth Forum: Youths urge parliamentary rep to be proactive

Picture: Honourable Seedy Njie
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
In resolution number 23 of the recently concluded National Youth Conference and Festival (NaYConF), the youths of The Gambia urged their youth...
Stop our youths from taking th...

Stop our youths from taking the ‘back way’

Picture: A Boat youths used to travel ‘the back way’
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
We have in this edition a story about the government in Niger moving to close safe houses for illegal migrants, using the territory to travel through...
Youth Forum: NaYConF - opportu...

Youth Forum: NaYConF - opportunity for youths to address their concerns

Picture: Hon minister of Youth and Sports
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
The 11th edition of the biennial National Youth Conference and Festival (NaYConF) started in earnest on Friday, this time in the Lower River Region...
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