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Senegal registers 15 new cases of covid-19

Apr 16, 2020, 1:39 PM

Senegalese ministry of Health yesterday reported 15 new positive cases of covid-19, bringing the total to 314.

At least 190 have recovered with two deaths and 121 under treatment.

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Hassana Jallow
Gambia introduces virtual court sittings for 1st time
May 29, 2020, 11:43 AM

For the first time in the history of the country, The Gambia has introduced virtual court sittings amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Human Skull
Man arrested with suspected human skull
Jun 3, 2020, 2:14 PM

Operatives of the Drug Law Enforcement Agency The Gambia (DLEAG) have arrested one Alhagie Belo, a native of Farafenni with what is suspected to be a “human skull” together with some skeletons and some bundles of suspected cannabis, The Point has been reliably informed.

Ismaila Ceesay
Dr. Ceesay says gov’t is trying to silence critics
Jul 3, 2020, 10:57 AM

Top political analyst, Dr. Ismaila Ceesay, has claimed that the current government’s target is to silence its critics.

Report on brikama fire outbreak
Report suspects unattended fire caused May 12 Brikama fire outbreak, suspected arsonist under investigation
Jun 17, 2020, 11:49 AM

The report of a seven-man task force that was instituted to investigate the May 12, 2020 fire outbreak at the second-hand clothing vendors section of the Brikama markek was submitted to the Brikama Area Council chairman on Tuesday.

Karpower donates food items to GPF, BCC
Apr 8, 2020, 2:14 PM

Karpowership The Gambia yesterday donated food items and other sanitary materials to the Gambia Police Force (GPF) and Banjul City Council (BCC) at a ceremony held in Banjul.

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Outgoing Justice minister calls for peace and reconciliation
Jun 30, 2020, 11:04 AM

Outgoing Attorney General and Justice Minister Abubacarr Tambadou says peace and reconciliation must be at the core of what is to be done in societies like The Gambia.

Yankuba
‘I was aware that Edward was vice chairman of AFPRC’
Jun 25, 2020, 11:18 AM

Awa Minteh, first defence witness in Yankuba’s trial, yesterday told the High Court in Banjul before Justice Ebrima Jaiteh that she was aware that Edward Singhateh was the Vice Chairman of AFPRC as from 1995, and this was all over the media.

John Coker
Gambian police officer dies of covid-19 in U.K.
Apr 21, 2020, 12:05 PM

A serving London detective from the British Transport Police has tragically died following symptoms of coronavirus.