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Senegal reports 89 new covid-19 cases

Jun 10, 2020, 12:03 PM

The Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday confirmed 89 new cases of covid-19, bringing the country’s overall total infection to 4,516; 52 deaths 

1,654 under treatment, 2, 809 recovered, with 12 in serious condition.

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Manjang
Manjang rejects Barrow’s appointment
May 5, 2020, 1:48 PM

Former managing director of Social Security and Housing Finance Corporation (SSHFC), Mohamadou Manjang has rejected Barrow’s recent appointment. This development comes barely a week after his redeployment to the Senegalo-Gambian secretariat.

Commuters continue diverting Darsilami Checkpoint to enter Gambia
Jun 19, 2020, 12:20 PM

Information has reached to The Point that commuters continue diverting the security checkpoint at Darsilami village in Kombo Central, West Coast Region to get in and out of The Gambia.

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.

Samba Doro Bah
Witness claims David Colley, Azziz Tamba killed Baba Jobe
Jun 17, 2020, 12:03 PM

Samba Doro Bah, an inmate at the State Central Prison yesterday alleged the former prisons director, David Colley and Azziz Tamba, a brother to former President Yahya Jammeh's conspired and killed Baba Jobe.

Tangara and Pro Ma
Foreign Ministry deplores reported abuse of Africans in China
Apr 20, 2020, 12:56 PM

Banjul, 16th April 2020: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad is deeply concerned by reports it has received on the maltreatment of Africans, including Gambian nationals in Guangzhou, Guangdong Region, in China. According to the reports, Gambians and other African nationals have been subjected to forceful eviction, quarantine and multiple compulsory tests for the coronavirus by local authorities.

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.

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Mai Fatty slams ministers for disrespecting NAMs
May 15, 2020, 11:55 AM

Former minister of the Interior and party leader of Gambia Moral Congress, Mai Ahmed Fatty, has expressed utter rage on how some cabinet minsters treat National Assembly Members (NAMs), describing it as “horrible.”

Mambuaray Njie
Covid-19 Food Support: We acted within the law – Minister of Finance
May 8, 2020, 11:36 AM

News release

Quadrangle, Banjul, 7 May 2020- The minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Hon. Mamburay Njie has defended the decision of his ministry to procure food supplies for the poor and vulnerable Gambians across the country by mobilising funds from the budgets allocations of the various government ministries, agencies, and departments.