Friday, July 19, 2019

National

Lac 2: ‘I respect this Bout More than Anything’

By Sulayman Bah Wrestler Lac de Guier II says he respects his fight with Boy Niang Ii more than more anything in his career. Lac’s comment...

IEC Chairperson Supports Paper System of Voting

By Yankuba Jallow The Chairperson of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), Alieu Momar Njai has stressed the need for The Gambia to do away with...

GPU Launches D19.5 million Project on Welfare, Safety of Journalists

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Press Union (GPU) has on Friday launched a 19.5 million dalasis project geared towards promoting the welfare and safety of...

Government Urges Citizens To Be Calm On Yankuba’s Matter

The Gambia Government has appealed to citizens to remain calm and be law-abiding at all times and respect Yankuba. Touray's constitutional rights to allow...

TRRC’s Lead Counsel Argues Constitutional Immunity for AFPRC Members is Discriminatory

By Yankuba Jallow Essa M. Faal, the Lead Counsel to the TRRC Wednesday argued the Constitutional immunity accorded to the AFPRC members is discriminatory in...

CSO Coalition on Freedom of Information meets Justice Minister

Banjul: June 24: The Gambian Civil Society Coalition on Freedom of Information on Monday June 24, handed over a draft Freedom of Information Bill 2019...

NAWEC Gets New Managing Director

By Kebba Mamburay A press statement emanating from the office of the President indicate that that after consultations with the Chairperson and members of the...

TRRC: Witness Testifies On How Executive Controlled The Legislature

By Yankuba Jallow Demba Dem, an ex-deputy for the APRC has given a detailed testimony with regard to the control the Yahya Jammeh led Executive...

Gambia Government Signs $92.5Million OIC Funding Agreement

The Minister of Finance Mambureh Njie and the Vice Chairperson of the Saudi Fund for Development, Dr. Khalid S. Alkhudairy, signed a $92.5million funding...

IEC Consults Regional Representatives In URR On Electoral Reform

By Lamin Fatty The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), has engaged regional leaders and regional representatives of political parties in the Upper River Region in a...

Barrow Youths Receive 228 Motorbikes

The Barrow Youths for National Development has received 228 motorbikes. The Motorbikes are being assembled at a ware house. Speaking at the press briefing unveiling the...

Cuba, Gambia Strengthen Sports Ties

By Duanys Hernández Torres Havana:- Osvaldo Vento Montiller, president of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER) of Cuba, received Hadrammeh M....

Real de Banjul Crowned FF Cup Winners

By Sulayman Bah Real de Banjul have been crowned kings of the Football Federation Cup after sending Red Hawks packing by 1-0. It took a spot...

Foroyaa Defeats GRTS 1-0

By Momodou Jarju Foroyaa Newspaper yesterday defeated the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS) 1-0 in a scintillating encounter at the Independence Stadium, Bakau in...

World Refugee Day Commemorated

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Commission for Refugees commemorated World Refugee Day (WRD) to remember and show respect to refugees in the country. The commemoration started...

Gambia’s Foreign Minister Receives UN Population Award

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, and National Peace Hut Women of Liberia received the 2019...

Gambia Beach V’ball teams finish 7th and 8th at 1st African...

Santa Maria, Cape Verde, June 23rd, 2019 – The Gambia Women and Men beach volleyball teams have completed the 1st African Beach Games famously...

Young Police Officer to Publish Second Book

By Makutu Manneh     Essa Bah, a 26-year-old 1st Class Police Constable, plans to publish his second book titled: ‘Dynamic Cultures and The African Child'. The...

Tumana MP Critical of Security Situation in the Country

By: Kebba AF Touray The Member of Parliament for Tumana, Foday NM Drammeh, has raised concerns on the state of security in the country and...

CRC Commences External Public Consultations with Gambians in Europe

The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), as part of its wider public consultations with Gambians, has commenced its external public consultations with Gambians in the...