Sep 16, 2020, 11:26 AM
The Gambia has registered 23 new coronavirus cases; taking the total number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country to 3,428.
The criminal case involving Musa Yalli Batchilly, the secretary general of Gambia Action Party (GAP), who was charged with obtaining money by false pretence, proceeded on the 8th September 2020, before Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court.
The Senegalese army says about 100 of its soldiers on peacekeeping mission in The Gambia have tested positive for coronavirus.
Mustapha Batchilly, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Banjul City Council (BCC) has strongly denied reports suggesting that there was “mismanagement and corruption” at the council, dismissing such reports as “false” and intended to tarnish the “reputable image of the council,” thereby setting the records straight.
Citizens’ Alliance party (CA) insists that a continued and indefinite presence of foreign forces in our country entrenches a caricature of perception about our sovereignty as well as its impacts on the morale of our national security forces and urges government to find an exit strategy.
State House, Banjul, September 12, 2020 – The Minister of Health on Friday afternoon lauded "the great role of the First Family" in the country's fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
BANJUL11September 2020.The Board of Directors of the Africa Infrastructure Fund (Gambia) LTD, issued a press release dated August 21, 2020, to inform private citizens and friends of The Gambia, and others, of its approval to establish a COVID-19 Response Fund to support and complement the Government of The Gambia’s efforts to respond to the ongoing national COVID -19 emergency that the country is facing.
Despite the spread of the deadly coronavirus pandemic in the world with The Gambia not being an exception, the commissioner general of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) has expressed satisfaction with the level of increasing voluntary tax compliance by various Public Enterprise (PE) companies in the country.