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Barrow leaves for Guinea Bissau

Oct 21, 2020, 11:13 AM

His Excellency, Adama Barrow, President of the Republic of The Gambia will embark on a day’s official visit to the Republic of Guinea Bissau, on Wednesday, 21 October 2020, according to a dispatch from State House. 

“The President will depart Banjul International Airport at 11:00 a.m.”

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TennJangu, a Well of the Parish in Barra
Jul 6, 2020, 11:47 AM

One of the historic and significant wells in Destination Gambia is Well of the Parish known as ‘TennJangu’ in Barra community. The TennJangu well, according to erudite historian, Hassoum Ceesay, has the potency of curing some diseases.

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UNICEF to stockpile over half a billion syringes by year end, as part of efforts to prepare for eventual COVID-19 vaccinations
Oct 20, 2020, 10:48 AM

NEW YORK, 19 October 2020 – As the world awaits a COVID-19 vaccine, UNICEF has begun laying the groundwork for the rapid, safe and efficient delivery of the eventual vaccine by purchasing and pre-positioning syringes and other necessary equipment.

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Fake bank notes dealers convicted
Jan 12, 2021, 1:49 PM

Magistrate Sallah-Mbye of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court on the 7th January, 2021, convicted and sentenced  Buba Nyangareh and Amadou Jallow to two years and two years six months imprisonment without an option of a fine on two counts of conspiracy to commit felony and purchasing forged bank notes. The sentences would run concurrently.

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Senegalese journalist faces criminal charges
Jun 18, 2020, 12:08 PM

Journalist Cheikh Yerim Seck will be charged and placed under judicial supervision, local media in Senegal announced. According to Iradio, it will be after his face-to-face meeting with a judge.