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Ansarudeen Foundation gives food aid to 41 families
Jul 28, 2020, 11:40 AM

United Kingdom branch of Ansarudeen Foundation in collaboration with Jamiyatul Nasrul Fayda in The Gambia has recently donated food aid to 41 families. The items include bags of rice and sugar, cooking oil, and onion, amounting 71, 135 Dalasi.

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WANEP-Gambia convenes Round Table discussion on Conflict Prevention
Jul 28, 2020, 11:36 AM

West African Network for Peace Building [WANEP] Gambia, with support from UNDP, last Thursday convened a round table discussion of national and international partners on establishing infrastructure for peace in The Gambia.

First Gambian Customs Brokers
First Gambian Customs Brokers Policy validated
Jul 27, 2020, 1:25 PM

The first Customs Brokers Policy in The Gambia, which was developed to standardise and regulate the licencing procedures of brokers and other areas of cooperation, was last Thursday validated at a local hotel.

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Chinese ambassador admires Gambia’s fight against COVID 19
Jul 27, 2020, 1:22 PM

State House, Banjul, July 24th, 2020 – The Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China in The Gambia, His Excellency Ma Jianchun has said that his country admires the vigour and high spirits with which The Gambia continues to fight against the Covid 19 pandemic.

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GACH CEO lays D1.7M foundation stone for Basse PIU complex
Jul 24, 2020, 12:58 PM

The foundation stone for the construction of a D1.7 million new police station project for Police Intervention Unit in Basse was laid on Thursday at a colorful ceremony held in the Upper River Region.

Smiling Coast Foundation distributes 100 bags of rice to needy
Jul 24, 2020, 12:54 PM

Smiling Coast Foundation, a non-profit organisation in partnership with the New Freedom Project recently distributed over 100 bags of 25 kilo-gramme of rice to needy families in Brusubi and Marakissa and its environs.

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Honoring Alhaji Momodou Njie aka Biri Biri with a posthumous GCRG insignia
Jul 24, 2020, 12:53 PM

A posthumous award of the GCRG insignia to the late Alhaji Mamadou Njie AKA Biri Biri by HE Adama Barrow made me feel deep seated national pride in my heart!  I feel that way because we are celebrating our own with pride, togetherness, harmony, cohesion and above all recognition!

Samateh and Cuban Doctors
The Gambian people consider Cuban doctors their relatives, said Minister of Health
Jul 23, 2020, 11:40 AM

Banjul, July 21. - The Gambian people always assure that the collaborators of the Cuban Medical Brigade (BMC) are its relatives, said today the Minister of Health of this nation of West African Dr. Ahmadou Samateh.

GRCS trains branch officers on ways of improving humanitarian actions
Jul 23, 2020, 11:01 AM

The Gambia Red Cross Society Tuesday trained its branch officers and its headquarters staff on ways of improving humanitarian actions in response to Covid-19 by addressing challenges of protection, gender and inclusion.

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