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Minister outlines Immediate Benefit from Companies Licensed to Explore Petroleum

By Momodou Jarju The Minister of Energy and Petroleum, Fafa Sanyang, has informed Deputies of the National Assembly the immediate economic benefit The Gambia would...

NAMs Ratify International Solar Alliance Framework Agreement

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia’s National Assembly on Thursday 13 June, 2019 ratified the framework agreement on the establishment of the International Solar Alliance (ISA)...

Deputies Engage Energy Minister On Power Sourcing From Senegal

By Momodou Jarju Deputies at the National Assembly have engaged the Petroleum and Energy Minister Fafa Sanyang, to explain the rationale behind power sourcing from...

Scorpions New-boy Jobarteh Injured

By Sulayman Bah Sal Jobarteh the latest arrival in the Gambia national team has been ruled out by an injury. Representing Sweden at youth levels and...

Gambia Female team’s Friendly with Ethiopia Cancelled

Source GFF-The Gambia Football Federation regrets to inform its stakeholders and the general public that the proposed friendly international match between the Gambia Women's...

Fisheries Minister Discloses Sea-rise as Threat to Country’s Landmass

By Makutu Manneh James F.P. Gomez, the Minister of Fisheries and Water Resources said experts have predicted that a rise in sea levels to one...

Gambia Standards Bureau Inaugurate Development Of Bread Standards

By Ndey Sowe The Gambia Standards Bureau on Wednesday 12th June 2019, held an inaugural meeting of the Technical Committee (TC), for the development of bread...

GAF Training On Civil Military Relation Kick-starts

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) in collaboration with the United States Office for Security Cooperation has kick-started a four-day training on civil...

Special Representative of ECOWAS President Addresses IPC

By Ndey Sowe Claude Condor, political adviser and special representative of ECOWAS president said political parties are the blocks of democracy and good governance; that...

Petroleum Ministry Holds Validation Workshop On Green Mini-Grid Framework Policy

By Madiba Singhateh The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy on Wednesday June 12th 2019, held a validation workshop on the Gambia’s Green Mini-Grid Draft policy framework...

President Approves Forfeiture Of Yahya Jammeh’s Properties

By Kebba Mamburay The Gambia Government will be forfeiting the assets and properties of former President Jammeh. The Minister of Justice, Mr Tambadou, has revealed...

Lands Minister Quizzed On Land Leasing

By Awa B. Bah Land and land related issues was central at the sitting of the second day of the Fifth Ordinary Session of the...

Halifa Sallah Engages The Minister On The Removal, Retirement Of Chiefs

By Awa B. Bah At the sitting of the second day of the Fifth Ordinary Session of the 2019 Legislative year on Tuesday June 11th,...

Inter Party Committee Commence Training On MOU, Code Of Conduct For...

By Ndey Sowe The Inter Party Committee (IPC), on Monday June 10th 2019, commenced a three day training of trainers on the Inter Party Committee’s...

IMF Presents Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa

By Nelson Manneh The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in an outreach forum on the 10th of June 2019, presented the April 2019 Regional Economic...

Finance Minister Tables Report of Auditor General

By Awa B. Bah The Minister  Finance and Economic Affairs on Monday June 10th 2019, tabled before deputies the report of the Auditor General on...

Finance Ministry Signs $30 Million Social Safety Net Project

By Ndey Sowe The Ministry of Finance on Tuesday 11th June 2019, signed a $30 million worth Social Safety Net Project. The project is funded...

‘It Is Not Our Wish To Detain ‘Jungulers’ Beyond 72 Hours’...

By Mustapha Jallow Major Lamin K. Sanyang, the Army Spokesperson on Monday June 10th 2019 said it has never been GAF’s wish to detain soldiers who are...

CRC Engages Gambian-Diaspora on Constitution Review Process

By Nelson Manneh The Constitution Review Commission (CRC), on Monday June 10th 2019, engaged the Gambia Conference on Reform and Democracy (GAMCORD), on the current...

NARI Kick Starts Training On Rice Breeding

By Louise Jobe The National Agricultural Research Institute (NARI) in partnership with the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO), has commenced a...