Tuesday, January 22, 2019

National

Photo Journalists Foundation Holds Meeting

By Nelson Manneh On Thursday, 1st September 2016, the Gambia Photo Journalists Foundation (GPJF) held a meeting attended by reporters from both the print and...

CCM HOLDS A NATIONAL FORUM

By Fatoumatta K. Jallow The Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) on Wednesday 31 August 2016 held a national forum on HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria at Kairaba...

UK AMBASSADOR BIDS FAREWELL TO GAMBIAN CHEVENING SCHOLARS

UK Ambassador to The Gambia, Colin Crorkin, held a cocktail reception at the Ambassador’s Residence to congratulate and bid farewell to nine Chevening Scholars...

NATIONAL RECORDS SERVICE TRAINS RECORDS PERSONNEL

By Saikou Suwareh Jabai The National Records Service (NRS) successfully concluded the 17th in-service training programme for records personnel on records management techniques and procedures...

MoYS to hold 7 day National Youth summer Camp

By MUHAMMED S. BAH The Ministry of Youth and Sports through the National Sports Council will organise a seven day national youth summer camp from...

Legal Reforms on Physical, Humiliating Punishment of Children Needed

By Amie Sanneh Antoinette Corr Jack, General Secretary, Gambia Teachers Union (GTU), has said that they are advocating for legal reforms towards the physical and...

NACOFAG ELECTS A NEW PRESIDENT

In its 3rd National Congress held in the town of Farafenni, North Bank Region (NBR), the National Coordinating Organization of Farmers Association the Gambia...

NCCE, AAITG Engage Youth Groups, Women on Democratic Participation

By Kebba Jeffang National Council for Civic Education (NCCE), in collaboration with Action Aid International -The Gambia (AAITG), commenced a two day engagement on Monday,...

Dalema Foundation Launched

By Amie Sanneh Dalema Foundation, a child welfare organization that seeks to support the development and growth of orphan children was launched on Saturday, 13...

PIA to Hold National Expedition and Youth Camp

By MUHAMMED S. BAH The President International Award Scheme (PIA) will be organising a National Expedition and Youth Camp scheduled to take place from the...

“AFRICAN YOUTH CHARTER RECOGNISES THAT AFRICA’S GREATEST RESOURCE IS ITS YOUTHFUL...

By Saikou Suwareh Jabai The Chairman of the Brikama Area Council (BAC) has said that the preamble of African Youth Charter recognises the fact that...

SAYCDA SUMMER CLASSES 2016 UNDERWAY

By Saikou Suwareh Jabai Saamasang Youth and Children Development Association (SaYCDA), the umbrella body responsible for the welfare of youth and children under the...

Turkish Ambassador briefs the press

Sarjo Camara Singateh The ambassador of Turkey to the Gambia, Ergin Soner held a press briefing yesterday, 16th of August 2016 at his office in...

Training of Fisher-folks on Coastal Marine Ecosystem Management Underway

By MUHAMMED S. BAH The West African Association for Development of Artisanal Fisheries (WADAF) on Friday, 5 August, 2016, commenced a five day training of...

PHOTOGRAPHERS ELECT NEW PRESIDENT

The Gambia Association of Professional Photographers (GAPP) over the weekend re-elected their incumbent president Mr. Dawda Bayo to run the affairs of the association...

WORKSHOP ON DISABILITY BILL BEGINS

By Saikou Suwareh Jabai The Ministry of Justice in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Gambia Federation for the Disabled (GFD)...

FAO gives D3.6 million dalasis to National Farmers Platform

27 July, 2016, Banjul, The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has restated its commitment to support efforts aimed at strengthening Forest...

CPA trains Opinion Leaders on CRC Concluding Observation

By Rohey Jadama Child Protection Alliance (CPA) on 25 and 26 July, 2016 organised a two-day training on CRC Concluding observations held at KMC and...

Activista Trains 30 Young People on Governance

By MUHAMMED S. BAH Afour days Training of Trainers (TOT) for 30 young people organised by Activista The Gambia,was concluded on Wednesday, 20 July 2016,...

The Girls’ Agenda Concludes Madarassa Engagement Project

By Rohey Jadama The Girls’ Agenda a community Based Organization in the West Coast Region in   partnership with the National Youth Council and with Funding...