Mar 9, 2021, 11:04 AM
The People's Democratic Organisations for Independence and socialism (PDOIS) has on Monday morning elected Halifa Sallah as their flagbearer for the 2021 Presidential Elections.
ASP Jahateh, who was being assisted by Warrant First Class 2231 Gibba and led by Superintendent Manga, yesterday announced the closure of the prosecution’s case involving Yakumba Jaiteh and Yusupha Jaiteh who were charged with assault and obstruction before Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court.
Captain Oumar Touré has confirmed his resignation from the gendarmerie. In a video, however, he calls for an end to the protests until Friday at 3 p.m., promising to participate as well as an end to the break-ups. The latter, who claims to be in Touba, informs that he will ask the senior commander of the gendarmerie - from where he resigned - to send him an escort. He also called for the resignation of the interior minister, the prosecutor and the justice minister.
Newly re-elected party leader and secretary general of The Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), Hon. Mamma Kandeh has called on Gambians to take back their country to be free from man-made uncertainty that Gambians are facing.
Directors and other top officials of the State Intelligence Services (SIS) have been promoted to several new positions that have been created within the country’s intelligence agency. Authorities confirmed the officers were promoted two weeks ago amid a change to the organisation’s structure.
Board of directors and senior management of The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) recently paid courtesy call on the general manager of Gam Petroleum Deport in Mandinary, Saikou Drammeh.
Interior Minister Antoine Diome said on Friday in a statement delivered in the State TV that the 3 days of riots in Senegal, which starting on March 3rd to 5th has claimed 4 lives. Last evening sources confirmed the death of another person, making the death toll 5 in total.
Commissioner General of The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA)has renewed his call for member states to open up and endeavour to honour the ECOWAS protocols that have been signed by ECOWAS member states.
The regional treasurer of National People's Party (NPP) for Kanifing Municipality has decried that the country is periodically sliding towards a retrogressive politics, further stifling the country's democratic progress.
The National Human Rights Commission joins the rest of the world in commemorating International Women’s Day 8 March 2021 on the theme “Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world.”
Annually 8 March is set aside to commemorate International Women’s Day globally. The UN in The Gambia joins hands with all people in The Gambia to celebrate and applaud progress made to remove discrimination and inequalities faced by women, while enhancing their protection and empowerment in line with Goal 5 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Deputy Superintendent of Police (DPS), Lamin Cham, yesterday testified before the TRRC, admitting that he escorted three Ghanaians: Robert Essien, Daniel Amankwa and Eric Yaw to police headquarters in Banjul.
The country director of Child Fund The Gambia has revealed that the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has hampered the education of 1.6 billion children world-wide.