Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Press Release

Government Amends Regulations on Markets, Shopping Areas

By Nelson Manneh President Adama Barrow in consultation with COVID-19 experts at The Ministry of Health has on Wednesday amended the Regulations governing markets throughout...

Ministry of Health Warns Returnees to Go for Quarantine, or face...

The Ministry of Health has in a dispatch issued Tuesday advised Gambian students who came from Saudi Arabia and arrived in the country via Senegal...

Gambia Says Vice President Touray responded to treatment, second COVID -19...

Gambia Government said Saturday the Vice President of The Gambia, Dr Isatou Touray , has tested negative for COVID 19, barely days after it...

Superior Courts Go on Vacation

By Yankuba Jallow The Chief Justice of the Gambia, Hassan B. Jallow has given a directive for all superior courts to go on summer vacation...

Office of IGP Issues Stern Warning to Operators of Ferries, Others

The office of the Inspector General of Police has on Thursday warned drivers of motor vehicles or operators of vessels or ferries to make...

IEC Refutes Claims of Alleged Death of Chairman Njai

By Nelson Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has refuted claims against the alleged death of their Chairman Alieu Momarr Njai. A press release issued...

Victim’s Center, Others Ask TRRC to Investigate Massacre of Migrants

Gambia Center for Victims of Human Rights Violations and several human rights organizations including Trial International, have called on the Truth Commission to investigate...

US says Gambia made significant progress in fiscal reform

The United States Embassy in Banjul on 15th June 2020 said The Gambia made significant progress in its continuing efforts at government fiscal reform. Below...

State of Public Emergency Extends for Seven Days

State House-His Excellency President Adama Barrow in consultation with the Ministerial Sub-Committee on COVID-19 and based on the advice given by the Health Experts’...

Lawyer Dawda Jallow is new Minister of Justice as Tambadou takes...

President Barrow, has appointed Mr. Dawda A. Jallow as Attorney General and Minister of Justice from 1 July 2020. Below is the full text...

Tourism Ministry Reacts to Social Media Allegations

The Ministry of Tourism and Culture said in a statement issued on Tuesday that rumours circulating on social media of a 38.5-million-dalasi scandal is...

Gambia government clarifies its position on the issue of homosexuality

The Gambia Government through the Office of The Spokesperson Tuesday made its position clear on the controversy surrounding the issue of homosexuality in The...

Health Ministry says 4 people escaped from quarantine

The Gambia Government on Tuesday said four (4) passengers out of the One Hundred and Forty (140) who arrived in the country on the...

The Gambia to Strengthen Fiscal Management for Better Public Service Delivery

Banjul, June 22, 2020: Honorable Mambury Njie, Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs and Mr. Nathan Belete, the World Bank Country Director have signed...

President Barrow Harps on ECOWAS Single Currency

Earlier today, President Adama Barrow participated at the ECOWAS virtual summit on the implementation of ECOWAS single currency-ECO. Addressing the Summit, President Barrow stated that...

Gambian Authorities Welcome Indictment of Jungler Michael Sang Correa

The Ministry of Justice of the Republic of The Gambia Government said on Friday that it welcomes the indictment in the United States of Mr...

President Barrow Declares another 21 Days of Public Emergency

By Ndey Sowe President Adama Barrow has on Wednesday, 10th June 2020 declared another 21 days of State of Public Emergency with immediate effect throughout...

MoBSE urges Public to ignore wrong information about re-opening of Schools

By Lamin B. Darboe Information Officer, MoBSE The press release from the office of the Permanent Secretary (PS) Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (MoBSE) stated...

Gambia Government Refutes Allegations of Coup Plot

Dated Monday, 8th June 2020 Banjul, The Gambia In the wake of malicious and subversive audio messages circulating on Social Media warning The Gambia Government...

Gambia Government Suspends Sales of properties Seized After Janneh Commission...

Gambia Government said on Friday it was suspending sales of the properties of individuals who were found liable by the Janneh Commission of Enquiry. “The...