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ANAMED Trains 17 People on Medicinal Plants

ANAMED (Action Natural Medicine) a German based NGO with over 75 partners worldwide organised a one week training for 17 people at the ECT...

Dead Dolphin, Turtle Washed Ashore On Gunjur Beach

By Madiba Singhateh The carcasses of two Marine mammal species were on Monday found on the Gunjur beach. This is the second time the carcasses of...

2017 Malaria Indicator Report Validated

By Makutu Manneh The National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) has validated the 2017 Malaria Indicator survey report. The report is to provide population based estimates on...

World Tuberculosis Day ...

By Ndey Sowe The Ministry of Health and relevant stakeholder on Wednesday March 27th 2019, commemorated World Tuberculosis Day, an annual event commemorated every March...

Gambia Micro-Nutrients Survey Report Launched

By Fatoumatta K Jallow National Nutrition Agency (NaNA) in Collaboration with UNICEF on Monday 25th March 2019 launched the Gambia 2018 Survey Report on...

Residents Of Kabafita Decry Pollution By Factory

By Mustapha Jallow Residents of Brikama Kabafita have expressed concern over the air pollution caused by the emission of black-smoke within their surroundings. The residents...

Forestry Director Accuses Anonymous Company of Polluting Forest

Mustapha Jallow/Awa Touray Muhammed Jaiteh, the Director of the Forestry Department on Tuesday, March 19th 2019, said a Chinese Factory that operates within Nyambai forest,...

Forestry Staff Accuse Chinese Factory Of Polluting Nyambai Forest

By Mustapha Jallow Staff of the Forestry Department have accused a Chinese factory that burns tires within the periphery of Nyambai Forest of polluting the...

EFSTH Inaugurate D2 Million Refurbished ...

By Ndey Sowe / Louise Jobe A refurbished ward at the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital was on Wednesday March 13th 2019, officially opened by...

Sniper Insecticide Banned

By Madiba Singhateh The National Environmental Agency together with the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (MoHSW), have issue statement banning the importation and use...

EFSTH Receive D1.6M Worth Of ...

By: Kebba AF Touray Imam Ebou Ndure of Banjul who doubles as chairperson of the board of trustees, last Friday February 22nd 2019, handed over...

Nurses, Midwives Urged To Regularise Licence Status

By Nelson Manneh The Nurses and Midwives Council (NMC) whose aim is to work towards safe practice, regulation and professional doctrine, has called on its...

2 Doctors Trained On Infertility Treatment In India, Ready To Serve...

 President’s Office, News Release Two Gambian medical doctors who were funded by the Fatoumata Bah Barrow Foundation (FABB) to undergo a three-month training on infertility...

NA Health Committee Engage Officials ...

By Kebba AF Touray  The National Assembly Select Committee on Health, has engaged officials of the health sector to update them on their level of...

‘China, Gambia Committed To Equip Medical Students’ DR. Jianmin

By: Kebba AF TOURAY Chinese Doctor Li Jianmin, has disclosed to this medium that China and the Gambia intend to equip Gambia Medical Students studying...

SAFE Hands For Girls Commemorate International Day Of Zero Tolerance For...

By Ndey Sowe “Safe Hands for Girls” which is a local NGO, on Wednesday February 6th 2019, commemorated International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female...

Japanese Embassy, Hoc Sign Contract For Construction Of Medical Clinic

BY AWA TOURAY The Japanese Embassy in collaboration with the ‘Hands on Care’ (HoC) Medical Clinic, on Wednesday February 6th 2019, signed a contract for...

International Forum On FGM/C ...

By Kebba Secka Stakeholders in the fight against FGM/C led by ‘Wassukafo’ Gambia on Tuesday converged at a local hotel to commemorate the third international...

‘4.5 Billion People At Risk Of Liver Cancer Globally’ Momodou NjaiBy...

By Kebba Touray Momodou Njai, current Regional Director of Health Services in Farafennni said at present, 4.5 billion people worldwide are at risk of getting...

Meningitis Vaccination Campaign ...

By Fatoumatta K Jallow  The2019 campaign against Meningitis A with Vitamin A supplementation and deworming, has commenced nationwide on Saturday February 3rd 2019. The campaign...