Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Banjul Mayor urges children to intensify campaign for their rights

By Isatou Kanyi Rohey Malick Lowe the Lord Mayor of Banjul has called on Gambia’s Children Assembly to intensify its campaign on the rights of...

UNICEF Official Bemoans the Negative Impact of COVID-19 on...

By Kebba AF Touray The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)...

Kerr Batch Stone Circles: UNESCO World Heritage Site Undergoing...

By Ndey Sowe Rehabilitation exercise is ongoing at the Kerr...

Tourism Minster Promises to Build Museum at Ex-President Jawara’s...

By Ndey Sowe Hamat NK Bah, Minister of Tourism and...

GAF, PIU personnel conclude training on Amory management

By Makutu Manneh   Personnel of Gambia Armed Forces (GAF)...

Halifa Sallah’s Key Note Address at the Inter-Party Convergence...

By Yankuba Jallow Honourable Halifa Sallah, the co-chair of the...

Political Parties Call for Review of 2020 Elections Bill

By Yankuba Jallow Representatives of different political parties who attended...

Global COVID-19 STATS

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59,533,146
Confirmed
Updated on November 24, 2020 8:03 am
All countries
17,443,991
Active
Updated on November 24, 2020 8:03 am
All countries
40,686,843
Recovered
Updated on November 24, 2020 8:03 am
All countries
1,402,312
Deaths
Updated on November 24, 2020 8:03 am

Latest News

Operators of six vessels to decide how authorities will handle their...

By Mustapha Jallow Operators of six foreign vessels that were intercepted recently after they were...

Technical, Vocational Education training School to be established in crab Island

By Makutu Manneh On Friday 20th November 2020, Banjul North National Assembly Member signed a...

Family Implores Gov’t to Revive Legacy of Kinteh Compound in Juffureh

By Ndey Sowe The Family of Kunta Kinteh has implored the Ministry of Tourism and...

How Will The National Assembly React To The Budget?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The National Assembly has broken into Committees to look at the...

National Alliance for Food Fortification Commences its Mid-Term Review

By Isatou Kanyi The National Alliance for Food Fortification (NAFF) on Thursday 19th November, 2020,...

Gambia Commemorates Universal Children’s Day

By Isatou Kanyi The Gambia has on Friday, 20th November, 2020, joined the world to...

Banjul Mayor Campaigns to better lives of women

By Makutu Manneh Rohey Malick Lowe, Mayor of Banjul has embarked on a campaign to...

Six Vessels Intercepted for Illegal Fishing to Decide their Settlements

By Mustapha Jallow Six foreign vessels that were intercepted recently after found illegally fishing on...

What happens if the Assembly were to reject the budget ?

Question of the day Section 151 Subsection states: 4) If the Appropriation Bill in respect of...

The Judiciary Should Safeguard Its Independence

The Constitution has made it abundantly clear that the judiciary should be Independent . Section...

Is There A Sit Down Action At The Judiciary For Salary...

QUESTION OF THE DAY? There is indication that the staff of the judiciary who have...

Understanding The Budget

The Gambian people must come to terms with the annual process of bringing a...

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Halifa Sallah’s Key Note Address at the Inter-Party Convergence on Saturday

By Yankuba Jallow Honourable Halifa Sallah, the co-chair of the...

Political Parties Call for Review of 2020 Elections Bill

By Yankuba Jallow Representatives of different political parties who attended...

Tourism Minster Promises to Build Museum at Ex-President Jawara’s Birth Place

By Ndey Sowe Hamat NK Bah, Minister of Tourism and...

Six Vessels Intercepted for Illegal Fishing to Decide their Settlements

By Mustapha Jallow Six foreign vessels that were intercepted recently...

Family Implores Gov’t to Revive Legacy of Kinteh Compound in Juffureh

By Ndey Sowe The Family of Kunta Kinteh has implored...

Operators of six vessels to decide how authorities will handle their...

By Mustapha Jallow Operators of six foreign vessels that were...
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Noah Sundberg, Maudo Jarjue – The Gambia’s New Walls of Jericho

By Sulayman Bah Bubacarr Sanneh, Omar Colley and Pa Modou Jagne are names quite akin to Gambian fans from time of the triumvirates’ formative days. They’ve passed through tutelages of various national team coaches and were...

Burning Issues

Political Parties Call for Review of 2020 Elections Bill

By Yankuba Jallow Representatives of different political parties who attended a two-day workshop organised by the Inter-Party Committee (IPC) have unanimously pushed for a review...

Operators of six vessels to decide how authorities will handle their...

By Mustapha Jallow Operators of six foreign vessels that were...

How Will The National Assembly React To The Budget?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The National Assembly has broken into...

What happens if the Assembly were to reject the budget ?

Question of the day Section 151 Subsection states: 4) If the...

Is There A Sit Down Action At The Judiciary For Salary...

QUESTION OF THE DAY? There is indication that the staff...

Sit-Down Strike in Gambia’s Judiciary Affects Administration of Justice

By Yankuba Jallow The ongoing sit-down strike by judicial workers...

Brother and Sister Face Criminal Prosecution for Hiding Cannabis in a...

By Mustapha Jallow Two Nigeran nationals who were recently arrested...

How Can I Ensure I Am Registered As A Voter?

QUESTION OF THE DAY What could those who are qualified...

Gambia Navy Intercepts Six Foreign Vessels for Illegal Fishing

By Mustapha Jallow Gambian authorities have intercepted six (6) foreign...

Gambians In Malaysia Appeal to Government to Reconsider Plan to Close...

By Nelson Manneh Gambians in Southeast Asia have recently appealed...

Press Releases

GPU Program Manager Says PURA’s Message to Media Houses Constitute a...

By Nelson Manneh Lamin Jahateh the Program Manager at The...

GAF Urge Public To Remain Calm Amid Movement Of Troops

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Armed Forces have urged the...

Legal Affairs

Operators of six vessels to decide how authorities will handle their cases

By Mustapha Jallow Operators of six foreign vessels that were intercepted recently after they were found fishing illegally in Gambia’s territorial waters will each be...

Six Vessels Intercepted for Illegal Fishing to Decide their Settlements

By Mustapha Jallow Six foreign vessels that were intercepted recently...

Major Abdou Karim Jah Blames Ex-President Jammeh for Dividing the Army

By Yankuba Jallow Major Abdou Karim Jah, the Director of...

Brother and Sister Face Criminal Prosecution for Hiding Cannabis in a...

By Mustapha Jallow Two Nigeran nationals who were recently arrested...

Brikama Magistrate’s Court Sentences Timber Dealer for Importing a Forest Product...

By Louise Jobe Magistrate Sainey B Joof of the Brikama...

High Court to Hear Pacholing Land Dispute Case Following Demolition Exercise

By: Louie Jobe A litigant has asked the High Court...

Gambia Navy Intercepts Six Foreign Vessels for Illegal Fishing

By Mustapha Jallow Gambian authorities have intercepted six (6) foreign...

Chairperson Dr Lamin Sise Says 277 Witnesses have so far Testified...

By Nelson Manneh Dr. Lamin J. Sise, the chairman of...

Court Adjourns Protracted Criminal Trial of Yankuba Badjie, Others

By Yankuba Jallow The protracted criminal trial of former intelligence...

Witness Alleges Unlawful Detention at NIA with her Husband

By Yankuba Jallow A woman gardener in North Bank Region...

Human Rights

Police Accuse of Illegally Sending People to Prison

By Yankuba Jallow Members of the National Assembly Committee on...

Stakeholders Engage in Serious Talks about Child Rights, Protection

By Ndey Sowe In commemorating International Day of the Girl...

Sports

Noah Sundberg, Maudo Jarjue – The Gambia’s New Walls of Jericho

By Sulayman Bah Bubacarr Sanneh, Omar Colley and Pa Modou Jagne are names quite akin to Gambian fans from time of the triumvirates’ formative days. They’ve...

Celtic Reportedly Make Loan Bid for Gambia’s Omar Colley

By Sulayman Bah Celtic has lodged in a bid for...

Back-Way Boy Kalifa Wants Recall to Gambia National Team

By Sulayman Bah Kalifa Manneh has his sights set on...

Conquering A 10-year Battle with Dyspnea that Halted A Football Career...

Growing up in a multi-tribal community, sport was a...

Is Assan Ceesay Gambia’s All-Time Top Scorer?…… Latest Investigation Shows the...

By Sulayman Bah When a teasing lob from centre of...

Will Musa Barrow Stay at Bologna after Fantastic Loan Season?

By Sulayman Bah If Bologna had known Musa Barrow will...

LeBron James’ $100,000 Aims To Help Florida Ex-Felons Vote

Source Forbe-Days after the U.S. Supreme Court left in...

Serie A Newcomers Make Acquiring Gambia’s Ebrima Transfer Priority

By Sulayman Bah Topping Crotone’s next season priority list is...

90Million Dalasis Signing Modou Barrow Debuts for Korean Champions

By Sulayman Bah Modou Barrow yesterday got his taste of...

Bulgarian Club Slap 120Million Dalasis Price Tag on Ali Sowe

By Sulayman Bah Clubs harbouring intention of prising away Gambian...

International

Noah Sundberg, Maudo Jarjue – The Gambia’s New Walls of Jericho

By Sulayman Bah Bubacarr Sanneh, Omar Colley and Pa Modou...

Gambia praised for taking laudable steps towards ending impunity in Myanmar

The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs of...

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Halifa Sallah’s Key Note Address at the Inter-Party Convergence on Saturday

By Yankuba Jallow Honourable Halifa Sallah, the co-chair of the Inter-Party Committee (IPC) has called on all political parties to educate their members on the...

Political Parties Call for Review of 2020 Elections Bill

By Yankuba Jallow Representatives of different political parties who attended a two-day workshop organised by the Inter-Party Committee (IPC) have unanimously pushed for a review...

Tourism Minster Promises to Build Museum at Ex-President Jawara’s Birth Place

By Ndey Sowe Hamat NK Bah, Minister of Tourism and Culture, has promised the family of the late former President Sir Dawda Jawara that Government...

Six Vessels Intercepted for Illegal Fishing to Decide their Settlements

By Mustapha Jallow Six foreign vessels that were intercepted recently after found illegally fishing on Gambia’s territorial waters will each be served with a notification...

Family Implores Gov’t to Revive Legacy of Kinteh Compound in Juffureh

By Ndey Sowe The Family of Kunta Kinteh has implored the Ministry of Tourism and Culture to help them improve and revive the once vibrant...

Arts & Culture

Kerr Batch Stone Circles: UNESCO World Heritage Site Undergoing Rehabilitation

By Ndey Sowe Rehabilitation exercise is ongoing at the Kerr Batch stone circles, a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage site...

Tourism Minster Promises to Build Museum at Ex-President Jawara’s Birth Place

By Ndey Sowe Hamat NK Bah, Minister of Tourism and Culture, has promised the family of the late former President Sir Dawda Jawara that Government...

Family Implores Gov’t to Revive Legacy of Kinteh Compound in Juffureh

By Ndey Sowe The Family of Kunta Kinteh has implored the Ministry of Tourism and Culture to help them improve and revive the once vibrant...

Ministers to Grace UN75 Poetry, Painting Competition Award Ceremony on Friday

By Momodou Jarju The National Centre for Arts and Culture (NCAC) has revealed that some cabinet minister will grace the prizes presentation ceremony of the...

Hamat Bah Reveals Plans to Erect Fence at Fort Bullen

By Momodou Jarju The Minister of Tourism and Culture, Hamat Bah, has recently informed lawmakers in Banjul that his ministry has laid out plans to...

Women & Development

58% Girls, Young Women Face Online Harassment, Abuse- Says Global Survey

By Ndey Sowe A latest global survey carried out across 22 countries has revealed that girls and young women are one of the biggest targets...

Parliamentarians Debate on Bill that Seeks to Protect Pregnant Women from Forced Labour

By: Kebba AF Touray The Legislative House on Tuesday debated on the Forced Labour (Amendment) Bill 2020. The move was aimed to enacting a bill...

Traditional Leaders Trained To Suport Women Empowerment

Abdoulai G. Dibba The EU Funded project that is being implemented in Central River Region South by Action Aid International the Gambia, has trained 62...

Gambian Ministry Plans to Create Women Bank

By Momodou Jarju The ministry of women, children and social welfare has revealed its plan to create a Women Bank through a ‘Women Enterprise Fund’...

Advocates Call For Full Implementation of Ban on FGM To save the Future of the Girl Child

MUHAMMED S. BAH (MS) Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a deeply rooted culture which many believe cannot be easily wipe out despite strict laws to...

Health & Science

UNICEF Official Bemoans the Negative Impact of COVID-19 on the Education Sector

By Kebba AF Touray The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Country Representative to The Gambia, Gordon Jonathan Lewis, has bemoaned the negative impact the novel...

Gambia Registers Three New Cases of COVID-19, No New Death

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia has on Tuesday 17th November 2020 registered three new cases of the deadly coronavirus, taking the total number of COVID-19...

Aggrieved Nurses Resume Work Following Minister Samateh’s Intervention

By Nelson Manneh The Forty-eight Nurses who on Tuesday 3rd October 2020 march to the Ministry of Health demanding for the government to pay their...

Seven New Cases of COVID-19 Recorded, No New Death

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia on Monday registered seven new cases of the deadly coronavirus, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases ever confirmed in...

One New COVID-19 Case Recorded, No New Death

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia recorded one new case of the deadly coronavirus, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases ever confirmed in the country to...

Education

UNICEF Official Bemoans the Negative Impact of COVID-19 on the Education Sector

By Kebba AF Touray The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Country Representative to The Gambia, Gordon Jonathan Lewis, has bemoaned the negative impact the novel...

GAF, PIU personnel conclude training on Amory management

By Makutu Manneh   Personnel of Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) and Police Intervention Unit (PIU) on Friday concluded training on Amoury management and Amoury storekeeping. The...

Technical, Vocational Education training School to be established in crab Island

By Makutu Manneh On Friday 20th November 2020, Banjul North National Assembly Member signed a Memorandum of Understanding with MRC Holland to initiate a technical...

Gambians In Malaysia Appeal to Government to Reconsider Plan to Close Mission in Kuala Lumpur

By Nelson Manneh Gambians in Southeast Asia have recently appealed to the government of the Gambia to reconsider their plan to close the country’s diplomatic...

UTG Urged To Reduce Bad Debts

By: Kebba AF Touray Mr. Paul Gaye, an auditor at Neixa Consulting, has urged the UTG to devise safeguard mechanism to reduce its outstanding debts...