Sunday, May 9, 2021

National

Gambia navy receives two beach vehicles worth D4.6 million

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Navy has received two (2) Toyota white beach vehicles from the Republic of Germany worth D4.6 million. The vehicles were on...

Gambia Volleyball Federation Signs 5-year Deal with Italian Coach

The Gambia Volleyball Federation has on Thursday 15 April, signed a 5 year contract with Roberto Farinelli to coach the National Female Volleyball team...

Health Ministry to Build Clinical Waste Treatment Centre Worth D37 Million

By Makutu Manneh The Ministry of Health has laid a foundation stone for the construction of a Clinical Waste Treatment Centre (CWTC) worth D37 million...

Police Delegation Meets Ganbanaax Leadership

By Lamin Fatty A delegation from Police headquarters in Banjul on Wednesday 14th April 2021, met the Ganbanaax leadership over the construction of a Mosque...

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,...