Tuesday, July 16, 2019

National

Witness Says He Was Tortured For 4 hrs at NIA

By Momodou Jarju Lance Corporal Babou Janha has implicated Alagie Martin, a General in the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) and several others for torturing him...

Lawmakers Quiz Agric Minister Fabureh

By: Kebba AF Touray Lawmakers have yesterday questioned the new Agric Minister, Amie Fabure on issues under the purview of her Ministry namely rice, as...

Harriet Ndow, Educationist Passes Away At 93

By Ndey Sowe Renowned educationist, Mrs. Harriet Ndow fondly called ‘Aunty Aru', the Proprietress of Ndow’s Comprehensive School died on the 18th June 2019 at...

CRC Extends Deadline for Submission of Position Papers

As part of efforts to seek the opinions of all Gambians both at home and abroad on the drafting of the new Constitution, the...

Barrow Vows to Stay in Office Until 2021

By: Kebba AF Touray                          President Adama Barrow has declared his intention to remain...

NAMs Engage Transport Minister on Public Transport Service, Roads

By Awa B. Bah The Minister of Transport, Works and Infrastructure Bai Lamin Jobe was engaged by Deputies at the National Assembly, to shed light...

‘300 Tonnes of Fertilizer Available’ Agric. Minister Fabureh

By: Kebba AF Touray The new Minister of Agriculture Amie Fabureh, has disclosed that a total of 300 tons of fertilizer, is currently available in...

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,...