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Mendy v2
Catholic Diocese suspends all churches’ programmes amid rise in covid-19
Aug 6, 2020, 10:00 AM

The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Banjul has announced it is suspending all church programmes due to increase in covid-19 cases in the Gambia.

Fatou Kinteh
Children’s minister tests positive for covid-19
Aug 6, 2020, 9:55 AM

The minister for Women, Children and Social Welfare, Fatou Kinteh, has tested positive for covid-19, the state broadcaster, GRTS posted on its Facebook account yesterday.

Darboe and Sonko
UDP & Sheriffo Sonko’s case adjourned
Aug 6, 2020, 9:52 AM

The civil case involving the opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) and Sheriffo Sonko, the current chairperson of Brikama Area Council has been adjourned by the High Court.

Yankuba Touray’s wife explains her relationship with Edward Singhatey
Aug 6, 2020, 9:50 AM

Mami Minteh, the wife of ex-Captain Yankuba Touray has denied ever going to Edward Singhatey’s house for a party.

covid 19 v2
Gambia records highest single day covid-19 with 128 confirmed cases
Aug 6, 2020, 9:43 AM

The Gambia recorded its highest number of covid-19 cases in a single day with 128 new cases and two new deaths, taking the total of covid-19 cases in the country to 799. The total number of deaths now stands at 16.

Dr Samateh v2
Health Minister Samateh goes into COVID-19 quarantine
Aug 5, 2020, 12:13 PM

Following the COVID-19 positive test results of three of his close working contacts, the Honourable Minister of Health, Dr. Ahmadou Lamin Samateh has moved into a quarantine facility.

Barrow and Bensouda
Barrow tests negative as Mayor Bensouda tests positive for covid-19
Aug 5, 2020, 12:11 PM

President Adama Barrow has tested negative for Covid-19, a dispatch from State House on Tuesday states.

Alieu Momar Njie
IEC chairman is fully alive, well
Aug 5, 2020, 12:09 PM

The chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), Alieu Momarr Njai, is “fully alive” according to the electoral commission on Monday.

Yankuba
Yanks’ wife testifies in his murder trial
Aug 5, 2020, 12:03 PM

The wife of ex-Lands and Local Government minister, Yankuba Touray has testified before the High Court in respect to her husband’s murder trial.

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