Saturday, January 16, 2021

Education

Niamina West Residents Urged to Desist from Violence Ahead of By-Elections

By Mustapha Jallow  Residents of Nana Ba, Kumbanyi Fula and Kumbanyi Mandinka in Niamina West District, were on Tuesday urged to desist from violence and...

GPU ends sexual harassment policy training for editors, producers

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Press Union (GPU) on Thursday 22 October 2020 ended two-day training on sexual harassment policy for producers and editors. Lamin Jahateh,...

UNFPA Launches a Training Manual on Early Warning Peace Building Paradigms

By Ndey Sowe The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has on Wednesday, 21st October 2020, launched a training manual on early warning, peace building paradigms...

NAMs Trained on budget scrutiny

By Makutu Manneh National Assembly members on Thursday commenced 3 days training on Budget scrutiny, review and analysis to enhance their skills and ability to...

Gambia Government Disburses D32, 915, 880 for Gambian Students Studying Abroad

Gambia Government said on Thursday it has effected payments amounting to D32, 915, 880 meant to serve as a stimulus package for non-government funded...

UNICEF commits strong support to Gambia’s safe return to school efforts

By Ndey Sowe UNICEF has assured the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education of its continued support as the ministry moves ahead with plans to...

DA Jawo Hints Many Gambian Writers Will Publish Books After COVID-19

By Momodou Jarju Former Information Minister and Gambian writer, Demba Ali Jawo, has hinted that many Gambian writers are going to produce and publish a...

Tertiary, TVET Institutions to Open Wednesday 14th October

By Fatoumatta K Jallow Authorities at the Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (MOHERST) on Friday 9th October 2020 disclosed at a press...

GTU Implores Government to Create Education Subsidy to Enable Private Schools...

By Nelson Manneh Essa Sowe the Deputy Secretary-General of the Gambia Teachers Union has called on the government of The Gambia to create an Education...

Government Announces Dates for Reopening of Schools

Nelson Manneh The Hon. Minister of Basic and Secondary Education Claudiana Cole, Tuesday announced the reopening of schools throughout the country. "Schools will reopen from 14th...

NCCE Wraps Up Training on 2002 Local Gov’t Act

By Mustapha Jallow The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE), on Wednesday October 30th concluded the training of Village and Ward Development Committees respectively in...

ACALAN Engages Health Authorities on Role of African Languages in Fight...

By Nelson Manneh The African Academy of Languages (ACALAN) in partnership with the Centre for Linguistic and Historical Studies by Oral Tradition (CELHTO) recently engaged...

NCCE trains VDCs, WDCs on Local Gov’t Act 2002

By Mustapha Jallow The training of over three hundred and twenty (320) Village Development (VDC) and Ward Development Committees (WDC) on the Local Government Act...

CARITAS Conducts 10 Day Capacity Enhancement on Interpersonal Relationships

By Nelson Manneh Caritas the development agency of the Catholic Church conducted a 10-day capacity enhancement and interactive engagements for 100 participants on interpersonal relationships. The...

Justice Hassan Jallow, Halifa Sallah, , Dr Florence Mahoney , Prof...

By Momodou Jarju Prominent Gambian politician, Halifa Sallah; Chief Justice of The Gambia, Hassan B Jallow; Prof Lamin E. Sanneh, Dr Florence Mahoney and several...

Gambia College Suspends All Pending Exams Except…..

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia College has suspended all pending examinations for all Schools within the College with immediate effect, except for final year students...

WAG Anticipates 500 Applicants for ‘UN75’ Online Spoken-word Competition

By Momodou Jarju The Secretary General of the Writers Association of The Gambia (WAG) Modou Lamin Age-Almusaf Sowe, said they anticipate to receive five hundred...

UTG, MDI, GTTI & The Gambia College Closed till Further Notice

By Nelson Manneh The Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology has yesterday ordered for the closure of the University of The Gambia (UTG),...

Region 1 Education Director Confirms Authorising Ndow’s Comprehensive to Start Exams

By Mustapha Jallow The Regional Education Director for Region (1), Alhajie Ousman Bah has on Friday, 17th July confirmed to Foroyaa that his office gave...

The Impact of Covid-19 on Girls School Closure Can Also...

By Ndey Sowe Lala Jaiteh, the Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare has disclosed that the closure of schools...