Thursday, January 24, 2019

National

GADHOH Celebrates International Week of the Deaf

By Louise Jobe Gambia Association of Deaf and Hard of Hearing joined the rest of the world to commemorate international week of the Deaf on...

Gambia College Lecturers Continue Sit Down Strike

By Louise Jobe Lecturers of the National College of the Gambia, have continued with their sit-down strike until the authorities meet their demands. This strike...

Ex-President’s Nephew Arrested, Wife Evicted

By Mustapha Jallow A nephew of the former President, Staff Sergeant Abdoulie Jammeh, was arrested and detained at the Guards Battalion in Fajara Barracks since the...

Officers Deployed to Secure Reserved Land

By Yankuba Jallow Police Intervention Unit (PIU) officers have been seen stationed on reserved land that is said to be in dispute between the communities...

Nawec’s Dire Situation In Power Generation, Distribution

By Yankuba Jallow The Deputy Managing Director of Nawec, Mr. Nani Juwara, has told journalists, that temperatures affect the power generation of the utility company. Mr....

“The Commonwealth wants the Gambia back,” James Duddridge

By Awa B. Bah Mr. James Duddridge, a Member of Parliament for Rochord and Southend East, has called for the Gambia to take back her...

Flood Victim Resorts To Making Rafts For Shelter

Abdoulai G.Dibba/Adama Ceesay As the flood waters recede across Kuntuar and satellite villages, Abdoulie Ndow, a flood victim at Mbyen village in the Niani District,...

Banjul Nawettan Knockout Final Rescheduled

By Sulayman Bah September 30th is the day slated for the Banjul nawettan Knockout final rematch between Revelation FC and Babylon. The fixture played this past...

Parents Decry High Cost of Stationary

By Nelson Manneh As schools reopen for the new academic calendar, many parents are complaining of the high cost of books and other stationary items...

Truck Drivers Decry Poor Garage Conditions

By Louise Jobe Drivers and the management of the Abuko truck garage, have complained to this medium on the way and manner that Omar Ceesay,...

Indonesian Government Award Scholarships To Gambians

By Fatoumatta K Jallow The Government of the Republic of Indonesia recently awarded scholarships to Mrs. Amie Jammeh, Mr. Modou Jonga and Mr. Lamin Baldeh....

Induction Training for Diplomatic Personnel Underway

By Awa B. Bah The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad (MOFA), in collaboration with The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), on Tuesday...

Foni Brefet: G.B.O.S, Madcobra grind out stalemate

By Abdoulie Fatty  Madcobra and GBOS slugged out a goalless draw last weekend in a first round match in the ongoing Foni Brefet’s district tourney. Held...

“The National Assembly does not Work in Isolation” Speaker

By Awa B. Bah The speaker of the National Assembly, Mariam Jack Denton has said that as an arm of government, the national assembly does...

President Barrow attends maiden UN general assembly

By Kebba Jeffang The Gambian President Adama Barrow on Sunday departed Banjul to attend his maiden United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York.  “His Excellency, Mr....

President lays Foundation Stone for $50 million International Conference Centre

By Kebba Jeffang President Adama Barrow has laid the foundation stone to mark the official commencement of the construction of the Chinese funded International Conference...

Commuters Decry Fare Increment, Poor Road Conditions

By Kebba AF Touray Passengers from Wuli East and West, plying the Basse-Passamas and the TransGambia highway, are complaining bitterly over what they describe as...

Charcoal Producer Shot Dead

By Mustapha Jallow One 53-year-old Guinean national, Alpha Omar Jallow, has been shot on the neck by an unknown gunman near a rebel active area...

Hawks Hoping for Confederation Cup Participation

By Sulayman Bah Football Federation Cup winners’ Hawks FC have outlined intentions to participate in CAF’s Confederation Cup. Hawks shoved aside Real De Banjul on post-game...

Hawks Hoping for Confederation Cup Participation

By Sulayman Bah Football Federation Cup winners’ Hawks FC have outlined intentions to participate in CAF’s Confederation Cup. Hawks shoved aside Real De Banjul on post-game...