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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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Sep 21, 2020, 11:44 AM

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May 28, 2020, 12:55 PM

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GAP executive member arraigned for allegedly obtaining money by false pretence
Jul 8, 2020, 10:45 AM

Musa Batchilly, an executive member of Gambia Action Party (GAP), was on the 7th July, 2020, paraded before Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court for allegedly obtaining money by false pretence, contrary to Section 288 of the Criminal Code.

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Gov’t seeks market vendors’ patience
Sep 9, 2020, 12:29 PM

Following preliminary meetings between the government assigned interlocutor and The Gambia Market Union officials on Friday and a subsequent discussion with The Interior Minister Yankuba Sonko on Sunday, The Gambia government made significant progress Monday afternoon after hours of intense deliberations.