Monday, July 15, 2024

General News

Lawyer Omar Jammeh Wants Judge to Stop Foroyaa from Covering His...

By Yankuba Jallow Lawyer Omar Jammeh has in June filed a motion in the high court seeking his case to be held in closed doors...

Survivor of Casamance Gunshot Recounts Incident

By Nelson Manneh A man, who survived sporadic gunshots by Senegalese forces, has narrated how the Senegalese military ambushed and opened fire at them while...

GPA to sign investment agreement with Turkey’s giant company 

By Mustapha Jallow As part of its ongoing expansion plan, Ousman Jobateh, the managing director for the Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) Tuesday said his institution...

Cuban Medical Brigade Commends Gambia for Recognition of their Work

The Cuban Medical Brigade (BMC) thanked the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Gambia, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, for the public recognition of their work in...

DLEA-G Nabs 16 for Allegedly Possessing Illicit Drugs

By Nelson Manneh The Public Relations Officer of the Drug Law Enforcement Agency-The Gambia (DLEA-G), Mr. OusmanSaidyba, has informed this medium that his agency arrested...

Vice President Says NDMA Implementing Measures to Prevent Flooding

By: Kebba AF Touray The Gambia’s Vice President, Muhammed BS Jallow, has told the National Assembly that the NDMA is implementing measures to prevent flooding...

[SoNA 4]: President Barrow Says GPA’s Gross Profit Increased to D1.2...

By: Kebba AF Touray President Adama Barrow has said that the Gambia Ports Authority’s (GPA) gross profit has increased to D1.199 billion. President Barrow said this...

GCCPC Calls for Dialogue between Gov’t, Cement Traders

By Assan Bah Mr Basiru Njie, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Gambia Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (GCCPC) has advised for continued dialogue...

Kingdom of Morocco Awards Over 120 Scholarships to Gambia

By Nelson Manneh and Mariama Marong  Professor Pierre Gomez the Minister for Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology on Monday, 1 July disclosed that the Kingdom...

World Bank Board Approves $35 Million to Improve Health Services in...

By Nelson Manneh The World Bank Board of Directors has approved an additional $35 million in financing from the International Development Association (IDA) to enhance...

Town residents concerned about uncollected waste from gutters 

By Amadou Manjang  Residents of the Greater Banjul Area are complaining about the uncollected rubbish from gutters across towns.  There are piles of rubbish seen lying...

MRC-G Unions Hold Joint AGM

By Mariama Marong The Medical Research Council-The Gambia’s (MRC-G) Credit and Workers’ Union, organized a joint Annual General Meeting during the weekend. The event, which was...

ECOWAS Court President Says Political Developments Could Hamper Efforts of Democratic...

By: Kebba AF Touray The President of the ECOWAS Court of Justice, Edward Amoako Asante, has said political developments in the region can hamper efforts...

[SoNA 2]: Fisheries Sector Revenue Decreases by D21 Million

By: Kebba AF Touray In his Address on Fisheries, Gambian President Adama Barrow said the sector's total revenue has decreased by twenty million, seven hundred...

Victims’ centre program officer calls for unity among victims 

By Mustapha Jallow Isatou alias “Aisha” Jammeh, the co-founder and programs officer for the Gambia Center for Victims of Human Rights Violations last Thursday said...

Imam Touray warns against use of kush

By Amadou Manjang  Imam Muhammadou Touray in his Friday sermon at the mosque in Bakoteh Moyorfield has preached against the use of kush drug in...

SoNA[1]: Government Allocated D1.5 Billion to Purchase Groundnut

By: Kebba AF Touray In his State of the Nation Address (SoNA), Gambia’s President Adama Barrow has said his government allocated D1.5 billion to purchase...

PURA Summons NAWEC over Intermittent Power Disruptions

By Kebba AF Touray A press statement from the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) on Wednesday, 26 June 2024 said it has summoned the National...

NPCS Convenes National Dialogue on Gender-Based Violence (GBV)

By: Kebba AF Touray The National Population Commission Secretariat (NPCS) has convened a national dialogue on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) over the weekend.  The dialogue, which was...

Casamance Gunshot Victim Discharged from Hospital

By Nelson Manneh  Amadou Juma Camara, a resident of Kampant village in Foni Kansala District of the West Coast Region who was shot by Senegalese...