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Covid-19 update: Senegal reports 89 positive cases

May 5, 2020, 1:05 PM

Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday reported 89 positive bringing the total number of 1271 positive cases, 415 recovered, 10 deaths and 845 under treatment. Senegal has registered the highest number in the sub-region.

Lesotho is the only African country that has not registered COVID-19.

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Jul 17, 2020, 11:13 AM

The Department of Justice filed a civil forfeiture complaint seeking the forfeiture of a Maryland property acquired with approximately $3,500,000 in corruption proceeds by the ex-president of The Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, through a trust set up by his wife, Zineb Jammeh. 

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Feb 4, 2021, 12:28 PM

The Gambia government expresses its concern over the recent military takeover in Myanmar, describing it as “worrisome political developments particularly with so many civilian leaders being detained.”

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Jul 15, 2021, 1:57 PM

After emerging the winner among a shortlist of five African media CEOs from Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa, the co-publisher of Gambia’s leading independent daily newspaper will this weekend formally receive the “Most Respected Media CEO Award” in Dubai.

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Fisheries Ministry hands over 14 fishing vessels to various communities
Sep 28, 2020, 11:13 AM

The Ministry of Fisheries Water Resources and National Assembly Matters on Thursday 24 September, 2020 handed over fourteen (14) fishing vessels with outboard engines to 10 communities in The Gambia.