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Solicitor general rubbishes resignation rumours

Jul 6, 2020, 12:58 PM

“I didn’t resign,” Solicitor General Cherno Marennah dismissed reports making rounds on the social media about his resignation.

The rumours were rife that he resigned as solicitor general for a new job – a rumour he told The Point was unfounded.

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Corona
Covid-19: Gambia registers no death, no new case
Nov 16, 2020, 10:29 AM

The 195 national situation report since the confirmation of the first case of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in The Gambia, on the 16th March 2020 has indicated that no new COVID-19 related death was recorded.

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Dr. Samateh warns against complacency amid handful covid-19 cases
May 21, 2020, 12:37 PM

Dr. Ahmadou Lamin Samateh, the minister for Health has called on the public especially those living close to the border not to be complacent despite the achievement registered in the fight against covid-19 in The Gambia as compared to other countries across the globe.

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Tribalism, tribal identity will not take us anywhere - Samba Baldeh
Aug 20, 2021, 2:42 PM

Samba Baldeh, Gambian-U.S. lawmaker says tribalism and tribal identity will not develop the country at all and called on the citizenry to avoid all forms of tribalism to ensure unity and national development.

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Youth creates 20 jobs year after D250,000 startup fund
Dec 14, 2020, 12:20 PM

For two consecutive years, the Ministry of Youth and Sports received D113 million budget allocation for both 2020 and 2021. Only 15 per cent of this allocation is earmarked for youth development this year.