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“Ex-President Jammeh Cures HIV/AIDS” Dr Mbowe

By Yankuba Jallow Dr Tamsir Mbowe, an erstwhile Minister of Health on Wednesday, 21st October 2020 said former President Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh’s alternative treatment programme...

TRRC Begins Hearing on NIA

By Yankuba Jallow The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) will tomorrow commence institutional hearing on the National Intelligence Agency (NIA). Dr Lamin J. Sise, the...

Boat Passengers Lament Expensive Fares

By Makutu Manneh Scores of passengers, who ply the Banjul-Barra crossing point by boat, have expressed their concerns over the safety of these boats and...

Gambia Records Two New Cases of COVID-19, No New Death

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia has on Tuesday 20th October 2020 registered two new cases of the deadly coronavirus, taking the total number of COVID-19...

Court Urged to Dismiss Yankuba Touray’s Application

By Nelson Manneh Barrister Kimbeng Tah has on Wednesday 21st October 2020 urged the court to dismiss Defence Lawyer Abdoulie Sisoho’s application for the high...

UNFPA Launches a Training Manual on Early Warning Peace Building Paradigms

By Ndey Sowe The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has on Wednesday, 21st October 2020, launched a training manual on early warning, peace building paradigms...

No New COVID-19 Case Recorded, No New Death

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia has recorded no new laboratory-confirmed case of the deadly coronavirus as of Tuesday 20th October 2020. No new COVID-19 related death...

Restricting Travel, What Happen To Allocated Funds? Authorities Still Mute! (Focus...

By Abdouai G. Dibba Gambia Government in collaboration with the Senegalese Government in March 2020 closed its air space, sea and land borders in a...

Addressing Floods: NDMA Regional Coordinator Calls for Engineering Study

By Kebba Mamburay Ms. Binta Sey-Jadama, the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) Regional Coordinator, has emphasized the need for stakeholders to come together and conduct...

State Counsel says Yankuba Touray’s application for him to be discharged...

Nelson Manneh A senior state counsel submitted Tuesday that the application made by lawyer Abdoulie Sissoho for the Court to enforce his client’s constitutional immunity...

NIA Officer Lamin Darboe Fell Down, Sustained Serious Injuries at Mile...

By Nelson Manneh Lamin Sowe a senior Prison Officer at Mile 2 prison on Tuesday informed the Banjul high court that the 8th accused person...

Ansumana Jammeh says Yahya Jammeh’s Concoction Cured HIV/AIDS Patients

By Yankuba Jallow Ansumana Jammeh, a relative to former President Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh said the concoction the former Gambian leader gave to HIV/AIDS patients was...

President Barrow Set to Visit Guinea Bissau for The First Time

By Ndey Sowe Adama Barrow, President of the Republic of The Gambia will embark on a day official visit to the Republic of Guinea Bissau. Amie...

Ministries Provide Recommendations for Petroleum Commission Bill

By: Kebba  AF Touray The Ministries of Fisheries, Environment and NGO Affairs have provided their respective recommendations on the Bill entitled Petroleum Commission Bill 2020....

Banjul, Barra Ferries halt operation for 30 days

By Makutu Manneh Ferries operating between the terminals of Banjul and Barra will stop operations today 21st October 2020 for a period of 30days. The halt...

Training Of National Assembly Members On Budget Analysis, Review And Scrutiny

On Saturday 17th October 2020, the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs concluded three days training for National Assembly Members on Budget Analysis, Review...

IEC Signs US$4.9 Million UNDP Supported Elections Project

By Ndey Sowe The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has on Tuesday, 20th October, 2020, signed a US$4.9 million elections project to support The Gambia’s forthcoming...

EU disburses €25 million to The Gambia

The European said Monday it has disbursed the sum of €25 million of budget support for The Gambia's response to the coronavirus pandemic. According to...

Does any Gambian have the authority to speak for a tribe...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Section 60 Subsection (2 ) a) of the Constitution states: “ No association shall be registered or remain registered as a...

Some Gambians Have The Tendency To Make Simple Matters Very Complex

At this moment the 1997 Constitution is still in force. No body can repeal it without promulgating another Constitution to replace it.    The draft Constitution...