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World Bank Approves $8 million for The Gambia

BANJUL, The Gambia, April 16, 2021—Today, the World Bank Board approved $8 million additional financing from the International Development Association (IDA) to provide The...

IGP Sanyang Meets Regional Police Authorities

By Hatab Nyang The Inspector General of Police, Abdoulie Sanyang, Wednesday 14th April 2021, convened a meeting of all Regional Police Commissioners, Police Units and...

Imam Ratib Of Gunjur Passes Away

By Hatab Nyang Fakawsu Touray, Imam Ratib of Gunjur in Kombo South, has passed away on 13th April 2021. Touray is from a family of Imams....

Lawyer Neneh Cham Calls on Government to Provide Adequate Funding to...

By Yankuba Jallow Neneh M.C. Cham, a private legal practitioner has called on Gambia Government to provide adequate funding to the National Agency for Legal...

IEC Says Blank Voters’ Cards Found Around Kanifing Were Part of...

By Kebba Mamburay The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has issued a statement indicating that the blank voters’ cards that were found around Kanifing recently are...

GAF Decorates 448 soldiers

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Armed Forces have promoted 448 soldiers to different ranks at its 1 Infantry Battalion- Yundum Barracks. The soldiers consist of both...

VP Touray Reveals Government’s Intention to Establish MSMEs Fund to Boost...

By Ndey Sowe The Vice President, Dr. Isatou Touray, has revealed that the Gambia Government is considering the establishment of a Micro, Small, and Medium...

Karpowership donates food items to needy Gambians

By Mustapha Jallow Karpowership, a Turkish energy company operating in The Gambia, on Monday provided food aid to one hundred and fifty (150) Gambian needy...

Darboe calls on Gambians to be Law Abiding

United Democratic Party Secretary General has called on Gambians to be law abiding and continue the peaceful coexistence that the smallest country in mainland...

Gambia appoints new Police Chief

By Mustapha Jallow and Kebba Secka The Gambia government on Thursday appointed Abdoulie Sanyang as the new Inspector General of Police, police said. Police said in...

GID opens new stations to tackle human trafficking, other crimes

By Mustapha Jallow The Gambia Immigration Department (GID) on Wednesday opened newly built stations in Gunjur and Kartong in Kombo South district in a bid...

Minister Tangara Holds Meeting with CTBTO Executive Secretary

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, on Wednesday 7 April held an audience with the Executive Secretary,...

TANGO Chairperson Urges Journalists to Be Responsible in Reporting

By: Kebba AF Touray Mr Charles John Njie, Chairperson of the Association of Non-Governmental Organization (TANGO), has called on the media practitioners to be responsible...

25 Young Gambians to Benefit from 18-Months Apprenticeship Programme in Masonry

By Ndey Sowe The Jobs, Skills and Finance, in partnership with the TAF Africa Foundation, has launched the first formal apprenticeship programme in masonry for...

Gambians Sensitized on Voter Registration Ahead of Presidential Elections

By Mustapha Jallow The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) on Friday started sensitization on the mammoth voter registration exercise to be conducted by the...

NAMs Call on Government to Invest in the Productive Sector, Other...

By: Kebba AF Touray National Assembly Members (NAMs) have during the adjournment debate on Thursday, called on the government to invest in the productive, health,...

Minister Tangara Receives Gambian Student Association in Sudan

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, on Tuesday held an audience with the leadership of Gambian Student...

Lawmakers Issue Statements on Current National Matters

By: Kebba AF Touray The National Assembly Members for Kiang Central, Old Yundum and Baddibu Central have recently issued statements on current matters in the...

Solo Sima: PURA Issued 15 Petroleum Re-Export Licenses in 2017

By: Kebba AF Touray Mr Solo Sima, Director of Consumer Affairs, has said the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) has issued 15 re-export licenses since...

Defence Minister Says GAF Subscribes to Constitutional Order of Government

By: Kebba AF Touray Gambia’s Defense Minister, Sheikh Omar Faye, has told Parliamentarians that the Gambia Armed Forces is an organization that subscribes to Constitutional...