#National News

Breaking News: SN Brussels resumes operations

Jun 16, 2020, 1:14 PM

SN Brussels will resume service effective 22 June and 3 July 2020 as a trial in bringing passengers to and fro.

 This agreement will be reviewed to see if it still fits continuation in the face of covid-19 pandemic, official sources told The Point.

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EU support Gambian Youths
EU set to expand support to Gambian youth through YEP
Jun 10, 2020, 1:00 PM

The European Union (EU) said it’s expanding its support to young Gambians by enabling the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) to venture into new, well-needed activities, and extending its implementation period to November 2022.

Broadway Restaurant donates sanitary items to Kanifing Hospital
Apr 8, 2020, 3:36 PM

In its efforts to contribute to the control of the spread of COVID-19 in the country, the management of Broadway Restaurant in Serrekunda last Thursday donated sanitary items worth over D20,000 to the Pediatric Ward of Kanifing General Hospital.

Future for All
Future 4All Foundation donates food to Toubakolong
Jun 3, 2020, 2:23 PM

Future4All Foundation, The Gambia, in collaboration with their Netherlands counterpart last Tuesday donated 50kg bags of rice and gallons of cooking oil to households in Toubakolong village, as covid-19 food relief.

Hansen
Hansen Seafood gives food aid to employees
May 13, 2020, 1:04 PM

Hansen Seafood Company Limited, a fish processing company that started operation in The Gambia last year, on Monday supported 75 of its employees with 25kg bag of rice, 10kg of sugar and 10kg of fish each.

Gambian workers
Gambian workers call for support to World Health Organisation
Apr 22, 2020, 2:25 PM

Kebba Masaneh Ceesay, chairman of Gambia Trade Union Bureau (GamTUB) has called for support to be given to the World Health Organisation (WHO) to tackle the emergence of the vicious monster coronavirus.

UDP Youth
UDP Youth president tells VP Touray ‘Youth must not be used as tools for exploitation’
May 8, 2020, 12:23 PM

United Democratic Party (UDP) youth president and National Assembly Member for Central Badibou said Vice President Dr. Isatou Touray’s statement on young people during Gambia government’s distribution of rice, sugar and oil was misleading, saying he was totally disappointed with her ‘false’ allegation.

Medical Equipment
Paradise Foundation donates medical equipment worth D1.2M to government
Apr 30, 2020, 2:07 PM

As part of their contribution to the fight against covid-19 pandemic in the country, Paradise Foundation on Monday donated medical equipment worth 1.2 million dalasis to the government of The Gambia through the ministries of Women Affairs and Health.

Fatou Mass and others
Fatou Mass, Tejan Nyang among Wonders of Africa Project team
Jul 7, 2020, 12:41 PM

Chairperson of The Gambia Hotel Association (GHA), Fatou Mass Jobe-Njie and Sheik Tejan Nyang, head of Institute of Travel and Tourism of The Gambia (ITToG) school will join other tourism gurus across Africa to discuss the Wonders of Africa Project this Thursday.