Friday, February 22, 2019

National

‘Right to Information a Guiding Principle for Participatory Democracy’ – Information...

By Fatoumatta K Jallow The Information Minister, Demba Ali Jawo, on Thursday 10th August 2017, highlighted the need for the right to information as a guiding...

“680 Scholarships for Gambia”Minister Joof ...

By Awa B. Bah The Minister for Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology, Badara A. Joof, has made a pre-announcement of six hundred and eighty scholarships...

President Barrow assures teachers, public servants better salaries

By Kebba Jeffang The Gambia’s President Adama Barrow told the members of the visiting Gambia Teaching Trust that the institutional reform process will factor in...

GAF Officers Train on Intellectual Competence

By Mustapha Jallow The Gambia Armed Forces have conducted a training session for its members on intellectual competence. This ceremony was held at the GAF...

Diaspora Gambians Support Disaster Victims at Home

By Awa B. Bah As part of their contribution and support to their native communities’ back home, the Jarra UK and Bureng USA Associations have...

Police Chief on Nationwide Tour

The Inspector General of Police on Tuesday 27th July, 2017, started a nationwide familiarization tour. The tour is aimed at visiting officers and offices under...

Senegalese Gendarmerie General Ends Two Days Visit

By Yankuba Jallow General Meissa Niang, the head of Gendarmerie in Senegal who arrived in The Gambia on Tuesday ended his two day visit to...

Foroyaa receives Information Minister and delegation

By Sarjo Camara & Kebba Touray The Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Mr. Demba A. Jawo and delegation, paid a courtesy call on the...

GTTI Concludes Training of Refrigeration Technicians

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Technical Training Institute, GTTI, concluded a three weeks training programme for 150 refrigeration technicians from the Greater Banjul area, at...

84 Participants Complete GTMI ICT Specialist Course

By Yankuba Jallow 84 participants graduated from an ICT specialist course at the Gambia Telecommunication and Multimedia Institute. As we live in a highly connected world,...

OUSMAN COLLEY TOGETHER WITH WIFE PASS AWAY

Ousman Colley, the Agricultural Regional Director of Central RiverRegion South, and his wife have passed on Tuesday 25 July 2017, in a fatal accident...

State Fails to Produce Baboucar Badjie for over 3 Months

By Yankuba Jallow The State has yet again failed to bring Baboucar Badjie, a former finance officer of the associated Pre-Mix Oil Company, to court....

GTTI Holds Training for Refrigeration Technicians

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Technical Training Institute is holding a three weeks training for refrigeration technicians in the Greater Banjul area, at the GTTI...

‘‘Sterilising Dogs is the Best Method of Control’’- Interior Minister

By Yankuba Jallow Interior Minister, Mai Ahmad Fatty, has said that sterilizing dogs will curb the problems related to their control and minimize their population....

Seminar on Patent Cooperation Treaty underway

By Awa B. Bah The Industrial Property Office under the Ministry of Justice in collaboration with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the African...

US Govt Report urges Gambia to Investigate, Convict Traffickers

The Government of the Gambia has been urged to investigate, prosecute and convict traffickers with sufficient stringent sentences. As the US States Department releases the...

Youth and Sports Minister Henry Gomez

By Kebba AF Touray D58, 521, 738 is the sum approved by deputies last week Thursday for the Youth and Sports Ministry for its yearly...

Legislators Voice Concerns about Gambia Senegal Fisheries Agreement

By Awa B. Bah The Minister of Fisheries and Water Resources has said that the bilateral reciprocal fishing agreement between the Gambia and Senegal is...

FAO Hands Over GMD29 Million Worth of Farm Inputs,

Urges Farmers to Adopt Good Agri. Nutri / Care Practices  Malnutrition remains a big public health and development challenge for The Gambia with one in...

Gambia to Launch Tobacco Control Act 2016

By Rohey Jadama The Gambia will, on the 18 July 2017, launched the Tobacco Control Act 2016(TCA), at the Arch 22 in Banjul and also...