Jun 19, 2020, 11:53 AM
The Gambia has registered two new cases of covid-19, Dr. Mustapha Bittaye, deputy director Health Services confirmed to The Point on Thursday.
The suspect is currently under custody as investigation into the matter continues. A source who spoke to our reporter anonymously confirmed the development.
Our source added that the father is currently detained in connection with the death of his son.
The deceased was reportedly found dead in the yard of an abandoned compound in Brikamaba and inside a bag.
The body of the deceased, our source added, is currently in Banjul for postmortem examination.
The National Centre for Arts and Culture (NCAC) has extended its Combating Covid-19 Impairment training to the Barra community in North Bank Region.
President Adama Barrow has pleaded for unity, reconciliation and tolerance as the Gambia heads to general elections later this year.
Sulayman Saho, the National Assembly Member (NAM) for Central Badibou has said that President Adama Barrow should not brag about Kerr Jarga Ward and Niamina West by-elections after his party emerged victorious in both areas.