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Swiss Barakah inaugurates renovated Madrasatul Abubacar Sidiq classroom
Dec 5, 2022, 11:08 AM

Swiss Barakah Charity, a charitable organisation based in Zurich, Switzerland on Saturday inaugurated a classroom it fully renovated at Madrasatul Abubacar Sidiq Al Islamiya in Fass Njaga Choi village, Lower Nuimi District, North Bank Region.

University of Citizens - Gambia launched
Dec 5, 2022, 11:05 AM

The University of Citizens - Gambia recently launched the association of women and men aged 50 years and above. Members of the association are drawn from various backgrounds and walks of life to share experiences with the community through permanent learning.

Cop Gambia launches SOP project 
Dec 5, 2022, 11:03 AM

Cop Gambia on Wednesday launched the Standing Operation Procedure (SOP) project which is designed to fight migrant smuggling and trafficking of humans at the SDKJ International Conference Center.

ChildFund hands over 40-foot container materials to schools
Dec 5, 2022, 10:58 AM

In an effort to promote the well-being of deprived and vulnerable children and their families, ChildFund - The Gambia on Friday handed over three 40ft containers of textbooks to the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education for onward distribution.

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‘Women and girls lack access to SRHR education’
Dec 2, 2022, 10:30 AM

Lamin Camara, the assistant country pepresentative for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), has stated that women and girls in The Gambia lack access to Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights education (SRHR).

Belgian Friends put smiles on sponsored students faces at Nyodema, Bakoteh Annex
Dec 2, 2022, 10:28 AM

Belgian Friends of The Gambia (BFoTG), an international organization, on Sunday put smiles on the faces of its 47 sponsored students attending Nyodema Nursery and Bakoteh Annex Lower Basic School by distributing 33 bags of 50 kg rice, educational, health and agricultural items among them.

Brimawa holds prize giving, graduation ceremony
Dec 2, 2022, 10:25 AM

The Brimawa Nursery, Lower and Upper Basic School has recently held its annual Prize Giving and Graduation Ceremony at Nusrat Senior Secondary School grounds.

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Nic Foundation holds youth dialogue in WCR
Dec 2, 2022, 10:22 AM

Nic Foundation in collaboration with Our Farm recently organised a day-long youth dialogue to discuss challenges and way forward for their well-being and betterment of the country. 

Good Morning Mr President: Issuing of Gambian documents, crimes among others
Dec 5, 2022, 10:26 AM

Mr President, the protection of our national documents especially our ID Cards, passports and birth-certificates from going into the wrong hands is paramount.

On Madison Mayor's visit to KMC
Dec 2, 2022, 9:51 AM

Strengthening development and people-to-people ties serve as a critical cornerstone in promoting development and cooperation among people and countries.

Cyber security burnout is real; and it's going to be a problem for all of us!
Dec 1, 2022, 9:34 AM

With the number of data breaches in 2021 soaring past that of 2020, there is even more pressure on security teams to keep businesses secure in 2022.

Gov’t should promote more dialogue in Foni!
Nov 30, 2022, 9:46 AM

It is said that the promotion of a culture of non-violence and peace is not just about the absence of war. It is not an end or final goal, but a process.

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Kombo East, Brufut share plunder in Super Nawetan starter
Dec 5, 2022, 11:12 AM

Kombo East and Brufut on Saturday shared spoils in the 2022 Gambia Football Federation (GFF) super ‘nawetan’ zonal football competition following their 1-1 draw in their opening match played at the Brikama Box Bar Mini-Stadium.

Kombo East clash with Brufut in Super Nawettan icebreaker tomorrow
Dec 2, 2022, 10:35 AM

Kombo East will clash with Brufut in the opening match of the 2022 super ‘nawettan’ zonal football tournament tomorrow, Saturday 3 December 2022 at the Brikama Box Bar Mini-Stadium at 4pm.

GFF says TRC does not have legal, technical competence to carry out training for members
Nov 30, 2022, 10:38 AM

The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) has said in a statement on its official Facebook page that Team Restore Confidence (TRC) does not belong to the GFF and does not have any legal or technical competence to carry out any form of training for any member of the GFF.

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SESDO knockout cup reaches semis
Nov 24, 2022, 1:07 PM

SESDO Public Relations Officer, Babucarr Krubally
The 2022 Serrekunda East Sport DevelopmentOrganisation (SESDO) Kombo Real Estate sponsored knockout cup over the weekend entered its semifinals stage following the completion of quarterfinal matches played at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium.

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The vagaries of succession politics: lessons for UDP
Dec 2, 2022, 9:53 AM

Kwame Nkrumah taught us that "theory without practice is empty, but practice without theory is blind".

The minister of Justice should protect whistleblowers and NOT threaten them
Nov 4, 2022, 9:41 AM

If the Minister of Justice Dawda Jallow is truly interested in combating corruption, abuse of office and the overall good governance of the Gambia then he must be seen protecting whistleblowers and not to threaten them. Whistleblowing is not a crime.

Potentially, another political perfect storm in Senegal tomorrow
Nov 3, 2022, 2:53 PM

Today Thursday, the 3rd day of November 2022 is expected in Senegal to be another day of possible political and social upheaval. Let us all hope that it will not amount to that.

Laudy Madi
Oct 25, 2022, 1:33 PM

We regret to inform our Gambian friends & family of the passing away of Mrs Laudy Madi, widow of Mr Alex Madi on Thursday 13th of October 2022.

The climate is already collapsing in Africa – but its nations have a plan
Nov 7, 2022, 10:41 AM

Emmanuel Macron is the president of France; Macky Sall is the president of Senegal and chair of the African Union; Mark Rutte is the prime minister of the Netherlands
Africa is the continent most vulnerable to the climate crisis, but with the right support at Cop27 it can build a stronger, greener future