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Arriving passengers to be no longer quarantined

Sep 7, 2020, 12:03 PM

A press release issued by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture last Friday stated that arriving passengers will no longer be subjected to quarantine.

In addition, the ministry says arriving passengers in possession of a negative covid-19 test certificate of not more than 72 hours will not be tested in The Gambia.

The ministry notes that the Cabinet Sub-Committee on covid-19 has reached the decision to amend the guidelines on the prevention and precautionary procedures on covid-19.

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The chairman of the National Council for Civil Education (NCCE), Alhagie Sering Fye, said to bring to life the basic tenet of democracy, the government as primary duty bearer must respect citizens' fundamental rights and freedoms enshrined in the constitution and take into account their views.

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SIS gets new deputy director general
Jul 27, 2022, 11:20 AM

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