Aug 31, 2020, 12:52 PM
Police in Basse in the Upper River Region (URR) have arrested three people from Darsilameh village in the Sandu District for what has been described as “mob justice”. The Point has been reliably informed.
Mr. Jaiteh, an accomplished football player served The Gambia for over a decade on the pitch with much candour. For the past years, he has become a familiar face in the realm of supporting the poor and the needy in the country.
In welcoming Mr. Jaiteh, the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Tangara, congratulated Jaiteh for the appointment and also for the trust and confidence bestowed in him by H.E. the President. The Minister used the opportunity to inform Jaiteh that as Representative of The President, he has the leverage to perform duties on behalf of The Gambia with a view to achieving the developmental aspirations of the Ministry of Youth and Sports and The Gambia in general.
He assured him of the Foreign Ministry’s full support in continuing the long path of success for the youth and the country.
For his part, Mr. Tijan Jaiteh, thanked the Foreign Minister for the support and assured Minister Tangara that he would continue to do his utmost best in serving The Gambia.
Issued by the Communication Unit of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad
Fabakary Tombong Jatta, the interim party leader of the opposition Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction (APRC) has strongly criticised the draft constitution, claiming it would have created a constitutional crisis had it gone through Parliament.
After having confirmed a total number of 10 positive cases of coronavirus in the country, the Deputy Director of Health Services Dr. Mustapha Bittaye yesterday in a press briefing disclosed that four-patients have been treated, recovered and set for discharge.