Thursday, January 21, 2021
Home Press Release

Press Release

On Capitol Hill Attack: US Ambassador to the Gambia Condemns Mob...

The US Ambassador to The Gambia, Carl Paschall has joined many people around the globe to condemn the attack at Capitol Hill by a...

Government Welcomes Al Ula Peace Declaration Among GCC Member States

The Government of The Gambia has in a press release issued on Friday 8th January 2020, welcomed the signing of the Al Ula Declaration...

IEC Postpones Registration of Voters till further notice

By Ndey Sowe The Gambia’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has postponed the commencement of general registration of voters 2021. In a press release issued by the...

President Barrow’s Driver Passes Away

By Makutu Manneh One of the drivers of President Adama Barrow has passed away on Wednesday 30th December, 2020, State House announced in a dispatch.  The...

EX-Nigerian Leader Optimistic About Talks to Resurrect Draft Constitution

Former Nigerian President Good Luck Jonathan has indicated to stakeholders that every effort will be deployed to ensure the work of reconciling positions and...

Groundnut buyers urged to register with the National Food Security Processing...

A press release issued by the Ministry of Agriculture said Tuesday individuals interested in buying ground nut should register with the National Food Security...

UDP Secretary General Statement On The UN System’s 16 Days Of...

Since the United Nations first initiated the global campaign of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence in 1991 the activities and themes have...

GPU Program Manager Says PURA’s Message to Media Houses Constitute a...

By Nelson Manneh Lamin Jahateh the Program Manager at The Gambia Press Union said PURA's Press Release regarding the use of abusive language on radio...

GAF Urge Public To Remain Calm Amid Movement Of Troops

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Armed Forces have urged the general public to stay calm as they will commence training on blank ammunition and movement...

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...

Ecomig Head Of Mission Commences Visits To Contingents

22 October 2020 PRESS RELEASE The Head of ECOWAS Mission in The Gambia (ECOMIG), Her Excellency Madam Vabah Gayflor, has commenced visits to all the Contingents...

Gambia Declares Hotels, Bars, Video Clubs Open, But Maintains Closure of...

Nelson Manneh Gambia Government declared on Wednesday businesses such as motels, bars, hotels, restaurants, video clubs, museums, public swimming pools and gymnasia throughout The Gambia,...

President Orders Re-Opening Of All “Lumo” Markets

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY A press release from the office of the President which is signed by the Gambia Government Spokesperson Ebrima G Sankareh indicates that President...

Government Urged to Take Lead in Building National Consensus Around Future...

The European Union Monday called upon the Government to take the lead in building the necessary national consensus around the future direction of the...

Gambia Government Dismisses Rumour About “Maggal”

Mankamang Kunda, URR, The Gambia — Contrary to suggestions decidedly aimed at twisting the message of our previous statement on movement between The Gambia...

Selection of Three Gambian Journalists for 2020 U.S. Election Coverage

Banjul, The Gambia – The United States Embassy in The Gambia congratulates three Gambian journalists selected to participate in the 2020 “Foreign Press Centers Program...

Re: Clarification On False Allegations Involving Fishermen and Chinese Fishing Trawler...

Contrary to malicious allegations being peddled on Social Media that a Gambian fisherman was sprayed with gasoline and set ablaze by Chinese fishermen, the...

ECOMIG Repatriates Two Senegalese Soldiers for Violating COVID 19 Regulations

ECOMIG high command in Fajara has repatriated two Senegalese soldiers to Senegal after they were arrested by personnel of the Police Intervention Unit for...

ADB Approves $27.33 Million Grant to Boost the AU’s Response to...

By Ndey Sowe A press release from the African Development Bank Group ( AfDB) issued on Wednesday 9th September 2020, indicates that the Bank has...

Sudan: Peace agreement must deliver on people’s quest for dignity and...

31 August 2020 Spokespersons available to take media interviews Today’s signing of the peace agreement between the Sudanese government and the Sudan Revolutionary Front, an alliance...