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VP Touray Assures Stakeholders Gov’t Will Execute MSMEs Forum’s Recommendations

By Ndey Sowe Dr. Isatou Touray, the Vice President of The Gambia, has assured stakeholders at a Micro Small and Medium Size Enterprise (MSMEs) forum...

Minister Sillah Says Government Committed to Access to Information Bill

By Ndey Sowe Ebrima Sillah, the minister of Information Communication and Infrastructure (MOICI), has revealed that President Adama Barrow-led administration is committed to ensuring that...

Fisheries Minister says 1857 Gambian youth are employed as desk hand,...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Gambia’s Fisheries Minister, James Gomez, told the National Assembly that from January to December 2020, a total number of 1857...

Parliamentarians Debate on the 2021 Appropriation Bill

By: Kebba AF Touray The Gambian Parliament, on Monday 6th December 2020, debated on the Appropriation Bill 2021. The debate was aimed at paving way for...

Minister says public debt stock stands at D67.7 billion

By: Kebba AF Touray Mr. Mambury Njie, the Gambia’s Finance Minister, has informed the nation that public debt stock, as at end September 2020, stands...

Lawmakers to Scrutinize Ex-Mayor Lie Conteh’s Appointment into Armed Forces Council

By Yankuba Jallow The Minister of Defence has moved a motion before the National Assembly seeking confirmation of ex-mayor of KMC Lie Conteh into the...

Gambia to spend over 14 million on the construction of mini...

By: Kebba AF Touray Minister of Youth and Sports Bakary Badgie said Wednesday the Gambia Government will spend over fourteen million dalasi on the construction...

Minister Samateh says plan to upgrade health facilities is in the...

Kebba AF Touray Gambia’s Health Minister, Ahmadou Lamin Samateh, has told lawmakers that the Health Ministry is working to ensure that the needed renovations are...

Finance Minister Tables Public Procurement Bill

By: Kebba AF Touray Finance Minister Mambury Njie, on Monday 30th November 2020 tabled the bill entitled The Gambia Public Procurement Authority (GPPA) Bill 2020,...

Finance Minister tables National Health Insurance Bill

By: Kebba AF Touray The Finance Minister, Mambury Njie, yesterday tabled a Bill entitled National Health Insurance Bill 2020, on behalf of the Health Minister,...

Lawmakers say: Amendment of Communication and Information Act is a step...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Gambian Lawmakers have welcomed the move taken by the Information Ministry to amend the Communication and Information Act. They made...

National Assembly approves Budget of over D29 billion

By: Kebba AF Touray The Gambia’s National Assembly has finally approved a total budget of Twenty-nine billion, Ninety-nine million, Four hundred and sixty thousand, six...

National Assembly rejects Halifa Sallah’s Motion for the Assembly to Rescind...

By: Kebba AF Touray Halifa Sallah, the Member for Serrekunda, on Friday 27th November 2020, moved a motion for the Assembly to rescind its decision...

Ministry of Transport Works and Infrastructure To Conduct Road Safety Survey...

In a move to improve road safety standards and to minimize accidents on the roads, the Ministry of Transport, Works and Infrastructure (MotWI), in...

Physical Planning is under resourced- Hon. Badgie

By: Kebba AF Touray Hon. Sunkary Badgie, member for the Foni Brefet, has stated that the Department of Physical Planning is under resourced. Hon. Badgie said...

President Barrow inspects over US$ 40 million road project in Banjul

By Makutu Manneh President of The Gambia, Adama Barrow inspected the Banjul road project worth over 40 million US Dollars. President Barrow was accompanied by the...

Minister Badjie Promises To Table New Youth Policy Before Cabinet

By Ndey Sowe The new Minister of Youth and Sports, Bakary Y. Badjie, has promised Gambians that he would soon table the new youth policy...

UTG Presents Activity Report, Financial Statements to Education Committee

By: Kebba AF Touray The officials of the University of the Gambia have appeared before the National Assembly Select Committee on Education, to present their...

Clerk Sise: Responsible Journalism is fundamental in Parliamentary Democracy

By: Kebba AF Touray The Clerk of the National Assembly, Momodou A Sise, said effective and responsible journalism is a fundamental phenomenon in parliamentary democracy. Clerk...

NA Select Committee on Agriculture is Satisfied With Rural Projects

By Lamin Fatty The National Assembly Select Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development on Thursday 22nd October 2020, toured project sites in Upper River Region...