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Seedy Njie hasn’t appointed as IEC vice chair, Gov’t Spokesperson Clarifies

Jul 24, 2020, 11:32 AM

Ebrima G. Sankareh, the spokesman of The Gambia government has dismissed rumours making rounds on social media that Seedy Njie, former nominated National Assembly in Yahya Jammeh government has been appointed vice chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to replace Malleh Sallah who is going on retirement.

Sankareh has made it clear to The Point that the report is false.

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Imam Baba Leigh
Religious leaders react to reopening of mosques & churches
Jun 5, 2020, 12:09 PM

Religious leaders have reacted to the reopening of mosques and churches, a development announced by government to ease restrictions on covid-19, welcoming it as a good idea.

Dr. Touray
Gov’t launches Business Environment Reform Programme
Jun 15, 2020, 11:59 AM

State House, Banjul, June 12, 2020 – The National Business Council, chaired by His Excellency President Adama Barrow, today June 12, 2020, launched the Business Environment Reform programme at a meeting held at the State House.

Edi Mass Jobe
GCCI president urges gov’t to waive all corporate, payroll taxes for 2 years
Jun 4, 2020, 11:11 AM

The president of the Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), Edi Mass Jobe, has called on government of The Gambia to waive all corporate and payroll taxes for 2 years to encourage investment and improve standards in the stated areas: hospitals and health businesses, hotels and tourism businesses and agri-businesses.

SK Jaiteh
Covid:19: S.K. Jaiteh gives D512,500; TVF presents medical items worth D1.4m
May 11, 2020, 12:49 PM

Salifu K. Jaiteh, a prominent Gambian businessman on Saturday donated second hand clothings and a cash amount of D40,000 to Mansakonko Area and Kerewan Area Councils as part of his contribution to the fight against coronavirus pandemic in the country. The entire donation is worth D512,500

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COVID-19 Update
May 19, 2020, 12:40 PM

Turkish Embassy donates two 40ft containers ahead of OIC summit
Jun 19, 2020, 11:59 AM

Petroleum House, Brusubi, 18th June 2020 -As part of our ongoing resource mobilization and key project implementations in preparations for the hosting of the OIC Heads of State Summit in The Gambia in 2022, The Gambia O.I.C.