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UTG staff association to resume sit-down strike today

By Ndey Sowe The University of The Gambia Staff Association will today resume its sit-down strike, the association said in a statement issued by its Secretary...

Lack of Quorum Affects Legislative Proceedings

By: Kebba AF Touray The National Assembly on Tuesday 14th September 2021 could not proceed with its sitting due to lack of quorum as most of...

Ousman Sillah Renews Call for Government to Invest in Productive Sectors

By: Kebba AF Touray The national assembly member for Banjul North, Ousman Sillah, has renewed his call for the government to invest in The Gambia’s...

Health ministry to construct 13 rest areas along Trans-Gambia highway

By Nelson Manneh Dr. Amadou Lamin Samateh, the Minister of Health, said on Monday ,13th September 2021, that the Government of The Gambia through his-led ministry...

WANEP Commences Capacity Building of Stakeholders on Mediation, Preventive Diplomacy, Advocacy

By Nelson Manneh WANEP-The Gambia with funding from the European Union, the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) on Tuesday 14th September 2021...

Gambia Launches $5.6 Million GEF -6 Land/Seascape Planning, Ecosystem Restoration Project

By Madiba Singhateh The Gambia government together with the National Environment Agency (NEA) and Parks and Wildlife of The Gambia last Thursday launched a project totaling...

President Barrow handovers 20 new ambulances to health ministry

By Nelson Manneh President Adama Barrow has on Monday 13th September 2021, inspected and handed over twenty (20) new ambulances to the Minister of Health, Dr....

Number of Gambians fully vaccinated against covid-19 increased to 10.7%

By Nelson Manneh Health authorities over the weekend indicated that 10.7% of the Gambian population are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with (2) doses of AstraZeneca,...

IEC Declares 2021 General Registration of Voters Close

By Nelson Manneh & Ndey Sowe The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has on Tuesday, 14th September 2021, declared the 2021 general registration of voters closed as...

Six-months tailoring skills project launched in Talinding

BY: MORRO ML MINTEH The Talinding South Ward Development Committee in collaboration with the Ebou Mala’s Children Charitable Foundation (EMCCF) on Saturday 11 September, 2021...

Never Again A Grand Alliance For Regime Change!

Two types of alliances are possible in an election, that is, an alliance for regime change and an alliance for system change. In 2016, the...

UNODC Organises Retreat for NAMs on Mutual Legal Bill due for...

By Ndey Sowe The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) through the West African Network of Central Authorities and Prosecutors against organized crime...

GFA Calls for Grand Coalition Formation of Like-minded Opposition Parties

Press Release The Central Committee (CC) of the party met on Thursday 9thSeptember 2021 under the Chairmanship of the Party Leader and Secretary General, Hon....

Principal Suspect in Alleged Murder Of Ousman Jarju Charged with Murder

By Nelson Manneh Following an alleged stabbing incident which resulted in the death of one Ousman Jarju of Jalambang, the Police have arrested the principal...

Defence Minister advises Gambia to sign nuclear test ban treaty

By: Kebba AF Touray Defense Minister, Sheikh Omar Faye, has informed members of the national assembly that it is good for the country to sign...

President Barrow Commences Nationwide Tour Today

By Makutu Manneh President Adama Barrow will today, Monday 13th September, 2021, commence a nationwide tour. It is a constitutional requirement for every Gambian head of...

Are Stabbing And Bag Grabbing Becoming The Norm?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Carrying knives appears to be a new way of stealing in broad day light. Bags appear to be the target and...

Gambia Transport Union: Drivers to embark on sit-down strike

By Makutu Manneh  The president of the Gambia Transport Union has informed Foroyaa that drivers will proceed with their planned sit-down strike on 13 September...

How QNet E-Marketing Leaves Man Stranded following Deceitful Business

By Yankuba Jallow QNet, an e-marketing network platform, a company that has come under fire by several customers, is accused by a family of collecting...

Minister Joof Says UTG Staff Demands are Baseless

By Ndey Sowe Honourable Badara Joof, the Minister of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (MoHERST) has on Thursday denied the allegations leveled against him...