Lamin M. Camara
‘Water & Sanitation key to attaining sustainable development goals’
Oct 21, 2021, 11:57 AM

A Senior Programme Officer (SPO) for Environmental Impact Assessment at the National Environment Agency (NEA) has outlined that water and sanitation are ranked sixth in the Sustainable Development Goals, which he said, are interlinked to global goals designed to be a blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all. 

60 Journalists
60 Journalists trained on Safety, Security Reporting in Elections
Oct 21, 2021, 11:54 AM

At least 60 journalists from the print, electronic and online media were recently trained on safety, security and conflict sensitive reporting during elections. 

Bilal Boarding School
UNICEF shocked by death of 5 boys at the Bilal Boarding School fire incident
Oct 20, 2021, 1:35 PM

Press release :Banjul, 18 October 2021 –UNICEF is deeply saddened by the death of five children from the fire incident at the Bilal Boarding School in Yarambamba, West Coast Region, on October 17th, 2021. The incident also left seven other children injured and hospitalized, some in critical condition.

Pbebian Ina Grant Sanyang
25 Journalists trained on reproductive health issues
Oct 20, 2021, 1:27 PM

At least 25 journalists drawn from various media outlets in the country were recently trained on the role of the media in sharing information on adolescence, sexual and reproductive health issues.

ITC
ITC launches SkYE 3 Fund Model
Oct 20, 2021, 1:24 PM

The International Trade Centre (ITC) through the EU funded Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) and Jobs, Skills and Finance (JSF) programme recently launched its SkYE 3 Fund Model.

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DCAF holds dialogue  forum in CRR
Oct 18, 2021, 12:05 PM

The Geneva Centre for Security Sector Governance (DCAF) in partnership with WANEP Gambia last Tuesday held a regional dialogue in Janjanbureh, Central River Region as part of efforts to strengthen awareness creation on peace building ahead of the forthcoming presidential election, 

Kombo Yiriwa Kafo
Kombo Yiriwa Kafo holds free health fair in Mandinary 
Oct 18, 2021, 12:02 PM

Kombo Yiriwa Kafo Youth Wing in partnership with Your Change for a Change with financial support from Kombo Yiriwa Kafo on Saturday held a free health fair for the Mandinary community.

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TANGO engages BCC on monitoring and knowledge analysis of policies, others
Oct 18, 2021, 11:58 AM

The Association of Non-Governmental Organisation of The Gambia (TANGO) on Saturday concluded a two-day monitoring and knowledge analysis of policies, gender, budgeting, and human rights with members of Banjul City Council (BCC) to strengthen the rule of law and good governance.

Water & sanitation for all in a pandemic!
Oct 21, 2021, 11:17 AM

The current COVID-19 pandemic has increased appreciation for hygiene globally and may serve as an opportunity to change behaviours.

Gambians urged to nurture peace!
Oct 20, 2021, 12:10 PM

As the main electoral cycle looms, there is a growing need to remind citizens to always nurture peace.

GOOD MORNING  PRESIDENT: The lingering tragedy of Yaya Jammeh
Oct 18, 2021, 12:09 PM

Mr President, on Friday the former President Yahya Jammeh announced the rejection of the coalition of his party APRC and your party NPP.

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.

Barrow and Bajo
Barrow donates D1M to Road to AFCON
Oct 21, 2021, 12:16 PM

As part of his contribution towards Gambia’s participation in the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations, President Adama Barrow on Monday made a personal donation of D1 million dalasi to the National Coordinating Committee (NCC) responsible for the country’s road to the continent’s bi-annual biggest football fiesta.

Gambia National Women
Gambia thump Sierra Leone AWCON qualifiers
Oct 21, 2021, 12:12 PM

The Gambia National Women’s team over the weekend thumped Sierra Leone 2-0  in the first-leg tie of the 2022 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations  qualifiers played at the AT Stadium in Monrovia, Liberia.

Football
Smarteq FC surrender significant points in Gunjur nawetan 
Oct 21, 2021, 12:07 PM

Smarteq FC on Tuesday surrendered significant points in the 2021-2022 Gunjur nawetan following their 2-2 draw with Fabu FC in their crunch Group B clash played at the Gunjur Upper and Senior Secondary School Football Field.

Yakarr Football Academy
Yakarr Football Club football festival set for October 30
Oct 21, 2021, 12:02 PM

Yakarr Football Academy annual football festival is slated for 30 October 2021 at the Sifoe Football Field.