Renovated Njongon health post inaugurated
Oct 15, 2021, 11:46 AM

Njongon Health Post in Lower Nuimi District, North Bank Region was on Monday inaugurated following its renovation.

Food Demand
'There is need for sustainable agriculture to address growing population food demand’
Oct 15, 2021, 11:31 AM

Sanna Danso, an agriculturalist has said that there is need for sustainable agriculture to meet the increasing demand for food for the growing population.

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NEW AIRPORT PRESIDENTIAL LOUNGE BEFITTING RECEPTION FOR OIC SUMMIT – WORKS MINISTRY
Oct 15, 2021, 11:28 AM

Petroleum House, Brusubi, 14th October 2021 - The new ultra-modern presidential lounge, commissioned for construction at the Banjul international Airport, will be a befitting reception for the 2022 OIC Heads of State Summit and other international visitors, says the Deputy Permanent Secretary (DPS), Ministry of Works, Transport, and Infrastructure, Mr. Ousman Ceesay.

Museum
Museum and Heritage Management training wraps-up
Oct 15, 2021, 11:26 AM

At least 30 staff from all seven public museums across The Gambia completed a weeklong training on Museum and Heritage Management programme last Friday.

Media Council
Media Council of The Gambia Has a New Executive Secretary
Oct 14, 2021, 2:35 PM

The Media Council of The Gambia (MCG) on October 11, 2021, welcomed its new Executive Secretary, Bai Emil Touray, at a handing over ceremony held at the premises of the Gambia Press Union where the Secretariat of the MCG is housed.

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DCAF commences regional dialogue ahead of presidential election
Oct 14, 2021, 2:19 PM

As part of strengthening awareness creation on peace building for communities across the country on the forthcoming presidential election, Geneva Centre for Security Sector Governance (DCAF) in partnership with WANEP Gambia on Monday started a five day regional dialogue.

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‘Agriculture is most vital sector in developing economy’
Oct 14, 2021, 2:17 PM

Lamin F. Fatty, an experienced agriculturalist has said that agriculture is the most important sector in most developing economies and one of the priority areas of development, particularly in the new global climate of price escalation of staple food items.

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Mandela Washington Fellows meet Vice President Dr Touray
Oct 14, 2021, 2:15 PM

Charge d’Affaires (CDA) Marissa Scott on Tuesday presented members of the Mandela Washington Fellowship 2021 cohort to the vice president of Republic of The Gambia, Dr. Isatou Touray.

Climate Change Is Hurting Africa’s Water Sector, but Investing in Water Can Pay Off
Oct 15, 2021, 11:05 AM

The world is vastly underestimating the benefits of acting on climate change. Recent research from the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate finds that bold climate action could deliver at least $26 trillion in economic benefits through 2030.

Why should biodiversity be Africa’s top priority?
Oct 14, 2021, 2:12 PM

The theme for World Environment Day, 5 June 2020 is biodiversity — a call to action to combat the accelerating species loss and degradation of the natural capital.

On the Dankuku street lights
Oct 13, 2021, 2:16 PM

The recently inaugurated Niamina Dankunku solar street lights will no doubt improve individual quality of life, facilitate community services such as health and education and enable business entities to carry out professional activities for the community.

Preparing Africa’s agriculture for the future
Oct 12, 2021, 12:28 PM

At a continental level, the key drivers of this next chapter of African Agriculture will be the rapid population growth on the continent, the urbanization that will see Africa breech the 50% mark in terms of urbanization within a decade, the rapid economic growth that will spawn an ever-increasing number of middle-class consumers who in turn will inspire dietary changes.

Gambia Senior National
Gambia wrap up int’l training camp in Morocco as AFCON looms
Oct 15, 2021, 12:21 PM

The Gambia senior national team on Tuesday wrapped up their international training camp in Morocco, as the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations looms.

Mr. Lamin Ceesay and Lamin Kaba
GFF prexy fulfills personal pledge to Gambia Deaf team
Oct 15, 2021, 12:18 PM

The President of the Gambia Football Federation Lamin Kaba Bajo has fulfilled his personal pledge to the National Deaf football team following their request for resource mobilisation ahead of the country’s hosting of the forth coming West Africa Deaf football tournament to be held in The Gambia from 18 to 31 November 2021.

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Tijan Jaiteh presents sports materials to regional sports committees
Oct 15, 2021, 12:16 PM

Goodwill Sports Ambassador Tijan Jaiteh on Wednesday presented sports materials worth D350, 000 to seven regional sports committees across The Gambia.

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Women Scorpions camp at Football Hotel ahead of Qualifiers
Oct 14, 2021, 2:31 PM

The Gambia women national team; the women Scorpions yesterday, Wednesday camped at the Football Hotel at Old Yundum ahead of their 2021 Africa Women’s Cup of Nation (AWCON) qualifiers away to Sierra Leone.