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Gambia Intercepts 32 Fishing Vessels Over Licensing Violations Since 2018

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia Government has since 2018 intercepted thirty-two (32) fishing vessels for violating their licensing conditions, the Minister of Fisheries and Water...

Gambia in 2014 unilaterally Revoked Fishing Agreement with Senegal without following...

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia government under the leadership of exiled and former President Yahya Jammeh unilaterally revoked the fishing agreement she had with neighboring...

Parliamentarians Pass Bill Paving Way for the Appointment of Magistrates as...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Legislature has on Tuesday 7th July 2020, passed the Constitutional (Amendment) and the National Human Rights Commission (Amendment) Bills 2020. The...

Sidia Jatta: Parochial Consideration of law has delayed Gambia for 22...

By: Kebba AF Touray Sidia Jatta, member for Wuli West told lawmakers on Monday that parochial consideration of law has delayed the Gambia for over...

Foni Bondali MP Lambasts Lawmakers Who Opposed Local Government Amendment Bill

By: Kebba AF Touray Kaddy Camara, Member of Parliament for Foni Bondali, on Monday lambasted lawmakers, who were opposed to the Local Government Amendment Bill...

New Policy to Regulate Donations of Medical Items to Gambia in...

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia is working on plans to introduce a policy that will regulate donated medical items to ensure the country does not...

Minister Samateh: World Bank to Build Infectious Treatment Center in the...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Gambia’s Health Minister, Dr. Ahmadou Lamin Samateh, has informed the country’s Lawmakers that the World Bank is going to build...

Minister Tangara Sheds Light on Death of Two Gambians Abroad

By: Kebba AF Touray Momodou Tangara Gambia’s Foreign Affairs Minister has recently disclosed to the legislature that information relayed by their missions abroad indicated that...

Environment Ministry Working on Project to Safe Fort Bullen from Erosion

By: Kebba AF Touray Environment Minister Lamin Dibba said Wednesday his Ministry was working on a project aimed at protecting Fort Bullen which was threatened...

Minister Tangara says 4837 Gambians are required to leave Germany, 25...

By: Kebba AF Touray Momodou Tangara, the Gambia’s Foreign Affairs Minister, on Wednesday told lawmakers that 4837 Gambians are required to leave Germany, adding 25...

Hamat Bah Reveals Plans to Erect Fence at Fort Bullen

By Momodou Jarju The Minister of Tourism and Culture, Hamat Bah, has recently informed lawmakers in Banjul that his ministry has laid out plans to...

NAMs Defer Deliberation on The Gambia Anti-Corruption Bill 2019 to Next...

By Momodou Jarju The National Assembly Members (NAMs) have on Thursday voted for the extension of the deliberation on The Gambia Anti-Corruption Bill, 2019 to...

World Bank Procures Two Medical Waste Machines for Gambia Worth Over...

By Momodou Jarju The World Bank has procured two medical waste management machines for The Gambia worth over fifty-one million dalasis, the health minister Dr....

MoBSE Confirms Mass Promotion Will Continue Despite Covid-19 Hitches

By Momodou Jarju The Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (MoBSE) has informed lawmakers in Banjul on Wednesday that mass promotion will continue across the...

Ministry to Construct Rehabilitation Center for Cannabis Abusers

By Momodou Jarju The Minister of Interior, Yankuba Sonko, has revealed that his-led ministry has plans to construct a rehabilitation center for cannabis abusers in...

Fisheries Minister: 50 thousand of the country’s population to benefit from...

By: Kebba AF Touray James F Gomez, the Fisheries Minister said an estimated 50,000 of the country’s population will directly benefit from a 20 solar...

Works Minister: Gambia Generates at most D15 million from Senegambia Bridge...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Minister of Works, Construction and Infrastructure, Mr. Lamin Jobe, told the legislature that the Gambia generates at most D15 million...

Gov’t Pays Over D1 Million To 37 Police Rented Properties in...

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia Government through the Ministry of Interior has paid over one million dalasis to 37 rented properties that belong to the...

Over 232, 000 Gambians Issued Biometric ID Cards Since 2018 Over...

By Momodou Jarju Over two hundred and thirty-two thousand Biometric Identification Cards have been issued to Gambians since the commencement of the issuance of the...

Finance Minister says unclaimed funds held at CBG amounts to over...

Minister of Finance Mamboury Njie told Parliamentarians on the 24th June, 2020, that the total amount of unclaimed funds held at the Central Bank...