Tuesday, January 22, 2019

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Campaign Against Child Marriage, Teenage Pregnancy In URR

By Lamin Fatty The Regional Youth Committee of the Upper River Region on Friday January 11th 2019, organized a forum against child and teenage pregnancy...

NEA Meeting With Sanyang Villagers, Nessim Factory Postponed

By Hatab Nyang            The people of Sanyang expressed disappointment on why officers of the National Environment Agency (NEA) did not turn up for...

Former Army Instructor Detained

By Mustapha Jallow Captain Modou M-S Jallow, a former Chief Instructor at the Gambia National Army Training School (GNATS), has been arrested and detained at...

Statement In Rebuttal Of Fabricated Evidence ...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Having more facts to testify than most Gambians regarding the injustices perpetrated against the people;   having languished in Mile Two Prisons...

PDOIS Leadership, Lawyer Darboe Refused Cabinet Offer in 1994 – General...

By Yankuba Jallow General Mamat O. Cham, an erstwhile member of the 1994 military has told the TRRC that Honourable Halifa Sallah and Samuel Sarr...

NEA Explains Their Failure To Attend Sanyang Meeting

By Madiba Singhateh Buba Sey the Programme Officer at the National Environmental Agency said their absence at a meeting slated to take place in Sanyang...

DW4 Testifies In Isaac Ague’s Criminal Suit

By Nelson Manneh Mamadi Lamin Kuyateh, the fourth defense witness (DW4) in the ongoing criminal trial involving one Isaac Ague and the Minister of Basic...

What Is Responsible For The Sudden Hike In The Prices Of...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Construction of buildings contributes to employment and GDP. Any rise in construction materials will increase the cost of construction and thus...

IN THE NIA 9 CASE : UDP’s Nogoi...

By Yankuba Jallow Nogoi Njie, a member of the Women’s Wing of the United Democratic Party (UDP), yesterday testified before Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the...

Ex-Secretary to Junta explains Cabinet Selection Process

By Kebba Jeffang An ex-senior member of Gambia Police Force, who served briefly as secretary to the junta after the military takeover in 1994, has...

‘NCCE Needs Vehicles, Funds To Educate Gambians’ Sering Faye

By Mustapha Jallow Alhagie Sering Faye, the Chairperson of the National Council for Civic Education (NCCE), on Monday called on Government to urgently address their...

On The CRC Tour: More Calls For Citizenship By Birth

By Nelson Manneh There have been more calls for citizenship by birth at the Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) meeting held yesterday, 15th January 2018 at...

‘What Will Become Of Bakoteh Dumpsite In 2019?’ ...

By Madiba Singhateh Resident closed to and around the Bakoteh dumpsite, told this reporter that the smoldering and bellowing smoke that used to come from...

Transcribed Whatsapp Audios Admitted In Evidence

By Kebba Secka The General Court-martial in Yundum on Tuesday 15th January, admitted in evidence the transcribed audios and text messages downloaded from the WhatsApp...

Turkish Embassy Donates To Gambia Armed Forces

By: Kebba AF Touray The Republic of Turkey through its Embassy, yesterday January 15th, donated some military outfits and accessories to the Gambia Armed Forces...

Gambia Football Boss Kaba: We’ve not Formally Heard from Senegalese FA

By Sulayman Bah  Gambia football president Lamin Kabba Bajo says he is yet to be formally approached by the Senegalese FA over possibility of co-hosting...

Domestic League: Real Rally to Hold off Samger

By Sulayman Bah Samger Football Club on Monday let what could have been a lead slip off following Real de Banjul’s rally to force a...

What Is Happening To The Lands Commission

QUESTION OF THE DAY Members of the Land Commission were sworn in since 17th September 2018. The members are as follows: Justice Raymond Sock as...

AT THE TRRC: ‘July 1994 Coup Was Planned To Get Rid...

By Yankuba Jallow Retired Captain Alagie Kanteh, an ex-spokesperson of the AFRPC, said the 1994 Military Coup was planned to get rid of the presence...

On The CRC Tour: Constitution Should Protect People From Statelessness

By Nelson Manneh A woman at a Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) meeting held yesterday at the Brikama garage in Serrekunda told Commissioners that the...