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Madina Duta Wally wants Lower Basic School
Jun 23, 2021, 11:03 AM

The residents of Madina Duta Wally village alias Sare Duta village in the Upper Fulladu West District, Central River Region south (CRR/s) have called on the government through the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (MOBSE) to provide them with a basic education facility.

Faburay and China
Agriculture minister salutes China
Jun 23, 2021, 10:57 AM

The Agriculture minister Honourable Amie Fabureh has saluted the Government of the Republic of China for her support to the Gambia and agriculture in particular. She said the Gambia is working towards food self sufficiency and the presence of the Chinese experts on agriculture is a big advantage.

GRA
Taxpayer fined to pay D50,000 for assaulting GRA officer 
Jun 22, 2021, 2:52 PM

Adama Touray, a taxpayer was sentenced by the Bundung Magistrates’ Court on Monday 21st June 2021 for assaulting an enforcement officer of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA).

Fisheries Minister
Deputies summon Fisheries minister
Jun 22, 2021, 2:44 PM

National Assembly Members (NAMs) yesterday summoned the minister for Fisheries, Water Resources and National Assembly Matters to shed light on the causes of rising fish prices in the Gambian market.

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo
ECOWAS to modify structure of ECOMIG after Gambia’s Dec. polls
Jun 22, 2021, 2:41 PM

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) says it directs to review the mandate and structure of ECOMIG to secure the upcoming December 2021 presidential elections and reaffirms its decision to modify the structure of ECOMIG after the Presidential election. 

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GRA boss extols cooperation among provincial security
Jun 22, 2021, 2:32 PM

Commissioner General Yankuba Darboe of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) has stressed on the need for team spirit, strong cooperation and solidarity within the security forces in a bid to complement each other's effort in national development.

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Magistrate rules in favour of defence in Musa Yalli Batchilly’s trial
Jun 22, 2021, 2:24 PM

Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court on the 17th June, 2021, ruled in favour of the defence in the criminal case involving Musa Yalli Batchilly for stay of proceedings.

Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat congratulates Pap Saine
Jun 22, 2021, 2:12 PM

“We learnt with great joy and happiness of your recent International Award as 2021 Africa’s Most Respected Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) Award in the media-print category by the African Industry CEO Awards.

Dr Ceesay
Dr. Ceesay urges gov’t to establish anti-corruption institution
Jun 22, 2021, 2:09 PM

Dr. Ismaila Ceesay, leader and standard-bearer of the opposition Citizen Alliance (CA) party has urged the government of The Gambia to establish an anti-corruption institution as part of measures to fight corruption and its related activities in the country.

UDP sends condolence message on the passing of Dr. Kenneth Kaunda
Jun 22, 2021, 2:02 PM

On behalf of the National Executive Committee, the entire Membership of the United Democratic Party  and on my own behalf, I send heartfelt condolences and pray that the entire Kaunda family and the Zambian people are comforted as they mourn the passing of their first President Dr. Kenneth David Kaunda, a true African icon.

Pokpaye
Stay away from Gambian politics: ECOCIG President warns non-Gambians
Jun 21, 2021, 12:16 PM

The President of ECOWAS Citizens in the Gambia (ECOCIG) Michel Pokpaye Kuivogui has warned non-Gambian ECOWAS citizens to stay away from Gambian politics.

Jean Claude Kassi Brou.
ECOWAS to launch single currency by 2027
Jun 21, 2021, 12:08 PM

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is determined to launch a single currency by 2027, according to the final communiqué of the 59th Ordinary Session of ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State & Government.

Gerd Mueller and Mayor Bensouda v2
Germany pledges D33M financing to Bakoteh Dumpsite
Jun 21, 2021, 11:42 AM

Kanifing Municipal Council (KMC) is one of Gambia’s most populous locality. It hosts half-a-million of Gambia’s 2 million population, with 50, 000 households.

Amdallai Customs Post
Amdallai Customs Post collects over D96M
Jun 21, 2021, 11:27 AM

The Customs manager attached at the Amdallai Customs Post has disclosed to the board and top management of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) that they have collected D96,922,550 million in contrast to the D39,120,990.00 target between January and June 2021.

Madina Duta Wally Women
Contaminated water forces women to fetch water from 1KM riverside
Jun 21, 2021, 11:20 AM

The residents of Madina Duta Wally aliases Sare Duta village in the Upper Fulladu West, Central River Region south (CRR/s) have said their wells’ water is unfit for drinking, forcing women to fetch water at the river that is approximately one- kilo metre away from the village.

Ecocig memebers
ECOCIG concludes  nationwide campaign on ECOWAS activities, Covid-19
Jun 21, 2021, 11:14 AM

ECOWAS Citizens in the Gambia (ECOCIG) in collaboration with the ECOWAS Permanent Mission have concluded a three day nationwide awareness campaign on the activities of ECOWAS and ECOWAS citizens as well as Covid-19.

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