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Draft Constitution Bill to be tabled before lawmakers in August

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Government has indicated that the draft new constitution bill will be tabled before the National Assembly in August 2020. A Constitutional...

Gambia Government Covid-19 Food Aid Update

Banjul, The Gambia—Soon after President Adama Barrow’s national address on his Government’s Covid-19 Emergency Food Aid amounting to over D700M at McCarthy Square last...

GFA PRESS RELEASE: MANAGING THE COVID-19 CRISIS IN THE GAMBIA

In the face of unprecedented the aggression of our country by the deadly coronavirus, the position of our party has remained steadfast. From the...

Gambia Hospitality Industry Reports GMD 6.7 Billion Forecast Loss

Stakeholders in The Gambia Tourism Industry Sunday confirmed an assessment of the impact of COVID-19 on tourism and related sectors by Gambia Bureau of...

Major changes at the top of the civil service

Dated: April 29th, 2020 Banjul, The Gambia Consistent with its philosophy of fostering growth and promoting rapid and efficient delivery of resources within all sectors...

President Barrow to participate in ECOWAS Leaders’ video conference on Covid-19

State House, Banjul, April 22, 2020 – The public is hereby informed that H.E, President Adama Barrow will participate in a video conference of...

Ministry of Education statement on the distance-learning programme

Dated 9th April 2020 On 17 March 2020 His Excellency the President of the Republic of The Gambia addressed the nation on the status of...

Police Refute Allegation that a Gambian-Canadian is in Their Custody

By Makutu Manneh A Press Release from the Gambia Police Force (GPF) has been issued to refute the allegations on social media platforms that Alagie...

GAF Clarifies Former CDS’s request for logistics and staff support

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Armed Forces have clarified that the request for logistics and staff support by retired Lieutenant General Masanneh N. Kinteh is...

RE: Gambia Government Clarification On State of Public Emergency

Following His Excellency President Adama Barrow’s Proclamation of a State of Public Emergency on Friday 26th March, 2020 and in accordance with Section 3...

CRC To Submit Final Draft Constitution On Monday

The Constitutional Review Commission is pleased to announce to Gambians that the much anticipated Draft Constitution is finalized and will be submitted to His...

THE REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION

KERR JARGA WARD BY-ELECTIONS Following the notification from the Kerewan Area Council of the resignation of the erstwhile Councilor for Kerr Jarga Ward Mr. alpha...

Gambia and Senegal Agree to Close Borders

By: Mustapha Jallow Gambia State Television on Saturday announced that Banjul and Dakar have mutually agreed to close their borders in a bid to control...

GAF Clarifies CDS Drammeh’s Decision to Self Isolate amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Gambia Armed Forces on Saturday said the decision by the Gambia Chief of Defence Staff, Yakubu Drammeh, to self-isolate was to show not only...

Gambia Suspends Flights From Thirteen European Countries

Gambia has on Thursday placed entry restrictions on thirteen European countries amid the Coronavirus pandemic. A press release from State House reads: “Countries affected by...

Ministry of Trade Dismisses rumour of food shortage

By Nelson Manneh The Ministry of Trade has on Thursday dismissed the speculation regarding low stock of essential food commodities and their prices in the...

IEC Postpones By-Election for Niamina West Constituency

By Nelson Manneh The Independent Electoral (IEC) has on Wednesday said the by-election for Niamina West Constituency which was scheduled to take place on the...

Foreign Minister Tangara inspects work at new Foreign Ministry building under...

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, on 17th March 2020 inspected the new MoFA building under...

United Democratic Party Statement On The Corona Virus Pandemic

We are faced with the ugly and frightening prospect of the Corona Virus affecting The Gambia. It therefore behoves all of us to stand...

Gambian Leader Appoints General Yakubu Drammeh as Chief of Defence Staff

Gambian leader Adama Barrow has on Friday appointed Major General Yakubu Drammeh as Chief of Defence Staff of the Gambia Armed Forces barely two...