Aug 31, 2020, 11:59 AM
Gambia’s Health Ministry in a covid-19 update on Sunday says no new covid-19 death was recorded. However, 98 new infections cases were registered, taking the total of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country to 2,895.
The Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday registered 73 positive cases of covid-19, bringing the country’s total infection to 2,617; 1,133 recovered, 30 deaths and 1,453 admitted.
Mustapha Mbye, head of Ethics Committee of the Gambia Press Union (GPU) has made it clear that the decision from the parliament on Monday to choose only three media houses to cover the assembly sittings and bar others was “unilateral”, arguing that parliament should not take any decisions that divide people.
The minister of Tourism and Culture Thursday laid the foundation stone of a new four star hotel called D K Jawara Resort in Barra, North Bank Region.