Wednesday, December 2, 2020

National

Gambia Navy Increases Personal At Banjul, Barra Canoe Crossing Points

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Navy has increased its personnel at the Banjul and Barra canoe crossing points due to heavy traffic, the Gambia Armed...

UTG Presents Activity Report, Financial Statements to Education Committee

By: Kebba AF Touray The officials of the University of the Gambia have appeared before the National Assembly Select Committee on Education, to present their...

“Gambia National Library needs to relocate”, says GNLSA DG

By Makutu Manneh Matilda Johnson, Gambia National Library Service Authority Director General on Monday said the National Library needs to be relocated to Kombo. “We need...

Banjul North NAM Presents 14 Laptops to National Library

By Makutu Manneh As part of the Banjul North National Assembly Member’s campaign to support the revitalization and enhancement of the Gambia National Library, on...

President Barrow Appoints Seedy Keita as Trade Minister

President Adama Barrow in exercise of the powers conferred upon him under Sections 71(1) and 71(3) of the Constitution of the Republic of The...

Clerk Sise: Responsible Journalism is fundamental in Parliamentary Democracy

By: Kebba AF Touray The Clerk of the National Assembly, Momodou A Sise, said effective and responsible journalism is a fundamental phenomenon in parliamentary democracy. Clerk...

Veteran Journalist Ebou Waggeh Passes Away

By Yankuba Jallow Veteran Gambian journalist Ebou Waggeh passes away on Monday, 26th October 2020. He was among pioneer journalists at the Gambia Radio and Television...

Four political parties to contest for Kerr Jarga Ward by-Election

By Makutu Manneh The National Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has approved four (4) candidates from different political parties to contest for the position of Councillor...

Two Candidates nominated for Niamina West Constituency Bye Election

By Makutu Manneh The National Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has approved the nomination of Yerro Jallow of Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) and Birom JS Sowe...

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...

IFRC Supports Gambia Red Cross Society with 13 Vehicles

By Ndey Sowe The International Federation for the Red Cross (IFRC) has on Thursday, 21st October, 2020, at the Gambia Red Cross headquarters at Westfield....

President Barrow calls for Unity in Guinea Bissau

By Ndey Sowe Adama Barrow, the President of the Gambia has called on the people of Guinea Bissau to reconcile and rally behind His Excellency...

Oil Company Inaugurates D2.5 Million Fuel Station in CRR

By Hatab Nyang Tech World Oil Company has recently inaugurated a fuel station at Fula Bantang in the Central River Region (CRR) worth D2.5 million. The...

President Barrow Set to Visit Guinea Bissau for The First Time

By Ndey Sowe Adama Barrow, President of the Republic of The Gambia will embark on a day official visit to the Republic of Guinea Bissau. Amie...

Ministries Provide Recommendations for Petroleum Commission Bill

By: Kebba  AF Touray The Ministries of Fisheries, Environment and NGO Affairs have provided their respective recommendations on the Bill entitled Petroleum Commission Bill 2020....

Training Of National Assembly Members On Budget Analysis, Review And Scrutiny

On Saturday 17th October 2020, the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs concluded three days training for National Assembly Members on Budget Analysis, Review...

IEC Signs US$4.9 Million UNDP Supported Elections Project

By Ndey Sowe The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has on Tuesday, 20th October, 2020, signed a US$4.9 million elections project to support The Gambia’s forthcoming...

EU disburses €25 million to The Gambia

The European said Monday it has disbursed the sum of €25 million of budget support for The Gambia's response to the coronavirus pandemic. According to...

Banjul-Bissau Tax Authorities move step to promote bilateral ties, free ...

By: Kebba AF Touray As part of efforts to strengthen ties and promote trade facilitation between Guinea Bissau and The Gambia, Mr. Dominico Sanea, the...

NUP Leader Ousman Jammeh Vows to Combat Corruption

By Ndey Sowe The newest political party in The Gambia, dubbed National Unity Party (NUP), has vowed to “aggressively” fight against corruption, nepotism, and economic...