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Gambia to observe Tobaski on July 31

Jul 23, 2020, 10:37 AM

The Supreme Islamic Council of The Gambia (SIS), has announced that The Gambia will observe Eid-ul-Adha, which is commonly called ‘Tobaski’ on 31 July, 2020.

In a news release sent on Wednesday, the council states that Arafat will also be observed on Thursday 30 July 2020.

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Bakau New Town embraces NPP
Jul 8, 2020, 10:22 AM

Supporters of the National Peoples’ Party (NPP) on the 4th July, 2020, held a very successful meeting at Bakau New Town in the residence of Sheikh Omar Faye. It was marked with drumming, dancing and chanting, “Barrow By Force”. For Bakau Constituency, it used to be Dembo By Force but it seems President Adama Barrow has taken the title from Dembo By Force.

Macky Sall
President Macky Sall’s address to the nation on lifting curfew and state of emergency
Jul 1, 2020, 11:57 AM

My dear compatriots,
Because of the confinement which does not allow me to accommodate the usual broadcasting system, I am addressing you this evening by video conference.

Dr. Bamba Banja PS Water Resources Ministry
Gambia to experience above normal rainy season
Jun 1, 2020, 11:23 AM

In anticipation of the rainy season, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) has forecast the 2020 seasonal rainfall in most parts of the country to be “above normal rainy season”.

Soriba and Ensa
Soriba admits lying against Ensa Badjie at court
Jun 12, 2020, 12:49 PM

Soriba Condeh, a prisoner at Mile 2 (state central prison) yesterday apologised to Ensa Badjie for lying against him in a court of law. He also aplogised to other Gambians he had offended.

NaNA announces US$10m Nafa Quick package targets 83,000 households
Jul 22, 2020, 10:00 AM

The National Nutrition Agency (NaNA) on Monday announced a US$10 million Nafa Quick package aimed at contributing to the mitigation of the social and economic impact of COVID-19 on the population.

ECOWAS
ECOWAS urges member states to reopen airports & seaports
Jun 30, 2020, 10:58 AM

ECOWAS Secretariat in a just ended meeting has mandated all ECOWAS member states to reopen their airports and seaports by the 31st July, 2020.

Tech World
Tech world donates bags of rice to communities amid covid-19
Apr 23, 2020, 11:47 AM

Tech World, one of the leading petrol stations in the country over the weekend made a donation of 100 bags of rice to the communities of Sanyang and Gunjur as its contributions to complement feeding difficulties of needy families amid coronavirus pandemic.

Barrow and Ecowas
Barrow to participate in ECOWAS Leaders’ video conference on covid-19
Apr 23, 2020, 11:42 AM

State House, Banjul, April 22, 2020 – President Adama Barrow will participate in a video conference of the ECOWAS Heads of State and Government Summit, Thursday, 23rd April 2020 at 10:00 a.m., a dispatch from State House states.