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Finance Minister: Government Committs D224 million for additional Food Assistance to...

By: Kebba AF Touray Finance Minister, Mamburay Njie told lawmakers on Wednesday that the government is working with the World Bank and the World Food...

Gambia in 2014 unilaterally Revoked Fishing Agreement with Senegal without following...

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia government under the leadership of exiled and former President Yahya Jammeh unilaterally revoked the fishing agreement she had with neighboring...

Minister Rubbishes Claims of Vessels Fishing in Gambia’s Creeks

By Momodou Jarju James Gomez, the Minister of Fisheries, Water Resources and National Assembly Matters, has described claims that some fishing vessels were fishing in...

Parliamentarians Debate on Bill that Seeks to Protect Pregnant Women from...

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...

State of Public Emergency Declared

State House, Banjul, 7th July 2020 – In exercise of the powers conferred on him by section 34(6) of the 1997 Constitution, His Excellency,...

Two opposing groups of National Convention Party reunite

By Makutu Manneh The two opposing groups of the National Convention Party (NCP) have reunited on Tuesday 7th July 2020 as a sole party. On the...

Gambian Youth Unite to Champion Civic Education

By Momodou Jarju Civic education simply means educating the masses about their rights and responsibilities. In The Gambia, a National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) is...

Meet Ismaila, the Award-Winning-Writer and New Prodigy in Gambia’s Literary Scene

By Momodou Jarju Ismaila Saidybah has signed his name in the literary fraternity of The Gambia. Born in 2000 in Jarra Soma, Lower River Region, the...

Gambia Arrests 63 People for Drug Trafficking, Possession

By Mustapha Jallow Drug enforcement officers have apprehended fifty-seven (57) Gambians and six foreign nationals for drug trafficking in June 2020. Seventeen detainees were paraded at...

National Journalism Award Committee Reduce Award Categories

By Yankuba Jallow The Awards Committee of the National Journalism Award (NJA) has reduced the award categories from twenty to thirteen for the 2020 awards...

President expresses confidence in newly sworn-in Justice minister –praises ex-Justice Minister...

Gambian leader Adama Barrow has on Thursday said his government is convinced that newly sworn in Minister of Justice Dawda Jallow will measure up...

Court of Appeal Dismisses Ex-President Jammeh’s Brother Case

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Court of Appeal has on Thursday, 2nd July 2020 unanimously dismissed the case of Ansumana Jammeh, a younger brother to...

NAMs Defer Deliberation on The Gambia Anti-Corruption Bill 2019 to Next...

By Momodou Jarju The National Assembly Members (NAMs) have on Thursday voted for the extension of the deliberation on The Gambia Anti-Corruption Bill, 2019 to...

Ministry to Construct Rehabilitation Center for Cannabis Abusers

By Momodou Jarju The Minister of Interior, Yankuba Sonko, has revealed that his-led ministry has plans to construct a rehabilitation center for cannabis abusers in...

Fisheries Minister: 50 thousand of the country’s population to benefit from...

By: Kebba AF Touray James F Gomez, the Fisheries Minister said an estimated 50,000 of the country’s population will directly benefit from a 20 solar...

Works Minister: Gambia Generates at most D15 million from Senegambia Bridge...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Minister of Works, Construction and Infrastructure, Mr. Lamin Jobe, told the legislature that the Gambia generates at most D15 million...

Gov’t Pays Over D1 Million To 37 Police Rented Properties in...

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia Government through the Ministry of Interior has paid over one million dalasis to 37 rented properties that belong to the...

Over 232, 000 Gambians Issued Biometric ID Cards Since 2018 Over...

By Momodou Jarju Over two hundred and thirty-two thousand Biometric Identification Cards have been issued to Gambians since the commencement of the issuance of the...

OJ reconciles with Major Bah, while Ensa Jesus Badjie forgives Soriba...

By Nelson Manneh Commissioners of the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission have on Wednesday 1st July 2020 facilitated the reconciliation exercise between four perpetrators against...

Finance Minister says unclaimed funds held at CBG amounts to over...

Minister of Finance Mamboury Njie told Parliamentarians on the 24th June, 2020, that the total amount of unclaimed funds held at the Central Bank...