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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...

Sanyang Riot: VP Touray Promises Gov’t Will Follow Due Process

By Ndey Sowe The Vice President of The Gambia, Dr. Isatou Touray, has given assurance to the media that due process of the law will...

IEC Staff, Law Enforcement Trained on Access to Information, Elections

The Gambia Press Union (GPU) on Thursday began a two-day training of staff of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) and members of both the...

Gambia, Senegal Committed to Implement Policy on Fisheries Resources

By Ndey Sowe The Gambia and Senegal have shown commitment to regulate and implement a policy that will enable the citizenry to benefit on the...

Magistrate Hears Testimony of 17-year-old Alleged Victim of rape

By Lamin Fatty A trial magistrate in Basse has heard the testimony of a 17-year-old alleged victim of rape. The witness testified in the case of...

Justice Minister Apologizes for Error in Elections Bill 2021

By: Kebba AF Touray  The Gambia’s Justice Minister, Dawda A Jallow, has on Monday 29th March 2021, apologized to lawmakers for an error inserted in the...

Police Charge 7 Men with “Going Armed in Public, Idle and...

By Mustapha Jallow The Gambia Police have on Saturday charged seven individuals who were allegedly armed with knives in public. The men are charged with “Going...

GPU Validates Policies on Legal Assistance, Membership Welfare

The Gambia Press Union, GPU, on 24th March, 2020 reviewed and validated policies on Legal Assistance and Membership Welfare. The Legal Assistance Policy is intended to...

PURA Concludes Tour of Media Houses

Reporting by Aisha Baldeh The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) of The Gambia on Thursday concluded a two-day visit to media houses in strengthening relationship...

GBoS, IOM Launch UK-Funded Study on Impact of Indebtedness on Returnees

By Ndey Sowe A study conducted by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) on the impact of indebtedness on returnees in The Gambia has revealed...

Trade Ministry Begins Enterprise Risk Management Training

By Ndey Sowe The Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment on Wednesday 24th March, 2021, convened a three-day training workshop entitled “Knowledge Sharing...

Kexx Picked Up At Erinjang Graveyard

By Yankuba Jallow Kemeseng Sanneh, alias Kexx, a young Gambian multi-media operator was reported to have been found gagged in a graveyard situated at Erinjang...

CA Continues To Engage Gambians on Importance of Voting in Coming...

By Kebba Mamburay Citizens’ Alliance (CA) last week held a press conference where it disclosed to the media its continuous engagement with Gambians across the...

How Far Has The Police Gone With Kemeseng {Kexx} Sanneh’s Case?

QUESTION OF THE DAY A highly experienced and professional investigation team has been put together to investigate one of the most significant cases that fell...

Trade Ministry Asks Importers of Essential Commodities to Obtain Licensing System...

By Ndey Sowe The Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment has asked importers of essential commodities in The Gambia to obtain licensing system...

Ghana Town Resident Drags Two Forestry Officials to Court Over Bamboo...

By Madiba Singhateh One Modou Jammeh, a resident of Brufut-Ghana Town, who is claiming ownership of Bamboo Forest, has instituted civil action against two employees...

Gambia Records Two New COVID-19 Deaths, 62 New Cases

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia has on Friday 26th March 2021 registered two new COVID-19-related deaths, bringing the total number of COVID-19 related deaths registered since...

Information Minister to Probe into Circumstances Surrounding the Erection of Towers...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Gambia’s Information Minister, Ebrima Sillah, has on Wednesday assured lawmakers that his Ministry will investigate the circumstances surrounding the erection...

Commissioner Sireh Jabang Says Institutions Responsible for Administration and Security of...

Police Commissioner Sireh Jabang said on Thursday the institutions responsible for the administration and security of an election must fulfil their mandate, and they must remain...

Gambia Qualifies for Nations Cup

The Gambia National Team, dubbed the Scorpions, has on Thursday made history after qualifying for the African Cup of Nations for the first time...