Mar 9, 2021, 11:22 AM
Senegalese opposition leader Ousmane Sonko was released on bail yesterday but was asked by the judge to report every last Friday of every month.
‘‘It shows that as a country, we are doing well economically and have successfully reached the targets set despite the challenges we face,’’ said Hon. Njie, while thanking his team and the President of the country, His Excellency, Adama Barrow for creating the enabling environment.
‘‘It is based on the economic performance of the country that we can access all these funds and we hope to be able to sustain this performance.’’
The World Bank grant will help enhance the financial and operational performance of NAWEC to provide cheaper, more reliable, and cleaner energy. Additionally, it will support the restructuring and ring fencing of the telecom infrastructure to strengthen the digital economy.
Boosting the efforts of the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education in enrolment and eliminating school dropouts in The Gambia, the National Commission for UNESCO in collaboration with EFANet and MoBSE Thursday held a daylong forum with policy makers and education partners.
As we approach V-J Day it is important to recognise the heroic contribution made by Gambian soldiers serving in the 81st West African Division of the Fourteenth Army in Burma during WWII.
Gambian students in Saudi Arabia whose details were published by the Ministry of Health for allegedly jumping quarantine after returning from the Kingdom, have debunked the claims as “false”, saying the ministry failed in its responsibility.