Sunday, July 21, 2019

National

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...

New Intakes At MAJAC Tasked ‘To Learn The Hard Way’

By Momodou Jarju The Managing Director of the Media Academy for Journalism and Communication (MAJAC), has tasked the new intakes of the Academy to be...

Gambia Media Tourney Groupings Done

By Sulayman Bah Groupings for the Gambia Press Union football tourney have been done yesterday. Foroyaa Newspaper falls in pool B facing the likes of Afri...

Vulnerable Women At Saro Receive Chinese Donated Rice

Abdoulai G. Dibba The Ministry of Agriculture on Saturday June 8th 2019, handed over 324 bags of rice to 162 women winnowers of groundnut shells...

Brikama Are League Champions!

By Sulayman Bah It was a rambunctious occasion yesterday night as Brikama United swept aside Armed Forces to be crowned champions of the Semlex-sponsored Gambian...

TRRC UPDATE: Hearings Resume on Monday, June 10

By Baba Galleh Jallow The TRRC will resume hearings with the opening of its fifth three-week session on Monday June 10. During this sesión, the...

Government Refutes Sacking Claim of Tourism Minister, Senior Officials

The Ministry of Information and Communication Infrastructure (MOICI), has issued a statement on reports circulating on social and other media outlets, about the sacking...

President Adama Barrow On The Occasion Of The Muslim Feast Of...

Fellow Gambians, Distinguish viewers, I thank and praise the Almighty Allah for granting us the blessing of witnessing the end of Ramadan, once again. With delight,...

Police Caution Institutions To Follow Guidelines On Security Recruitment

The Gambia Police Force (GPF), have issued a statement of caution to private security firms and local Councils among others, to follow approval guidelines...