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Forestry Director Accuses Anonymous Company of Polluting Forest

Mustapha Jallow/Awa Touray Muhammed Jaiteh, the Director of the Forestry Department on Tuesday, March 19th 2019, said a Chinese Factory that operates within Nyambai forest,...

Authorities Warn Against Forest Encroachment

By Madiba Singhateh/Louise Jobe The Alkalo of Brikama and the department of Forestry have warned people to desist from occupying forests reserved lands within the...

Tourism Minister responds to NAMs

By Awa B. Bah At the first ordinary session of the National Assembly in the 2019 Legislative year, the Minister for Tourism and Culture Hamat...

‘ACE Bandwidth Increases By Over 300 Percent’ Minister Sillah

By: Kebba AF Touray Ebrima Sillah, the Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, told Lawmakers that following the launch of the ACE submarine cable in...

Crossing the Deadly Ocean by Boat in Pursuit of a Football...

By Sulayman Bah For seasoned watchers of the national team, it was no strange sight when Belgian coach Tom Saintfiet included some fresh faces to...

Forestry Staff Accuse Chinese Factory Of Polluting Nyambai Forest

By Mustapha Jallow Staff of the Forestry Department have accused a Chinese factory that burns tires within the periphery of Nyambai Forest of polluting the...

Has Any Case Regarding Ya Kumba Jaiteh Been Thrown Out Of...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The answer to this question is in the negative. No case regarding the constitutionality or unconstitutionality of the revocation of the...

November 11: Witness Says Alleged Coup Plotters Were Wrongly Handled

By Momodou Jarju Army Warrant Officer Class 1, Malang F.S. Camara has told the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) that the soldiers accused of...

Calm Returns to Gunjur, Berending After weekend communal clashes

The situation in Gunjur and Berending is now under control after communal clashes over the weekend left one person dead and a number of...

At The NIA 9 Case: High Court’s Principal Registrar Present Documents

By Nelson Manneh Mariama Ceesay the principal Registrar of the Banjul High Court, yesterday March 18th 2019, appeared in Court to present some documents. Appearing before...

New NAM Sworn-In Amid Tight Security

By: Kebba AF Touray The new nominated Member of the National Assembly Foday Gassama, was yesterday sworn in at the Legislative Chambers in Banjul in...

Executive Member, 5 Others Leave GDC

By Yankuba Jallow Six members of the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) including the head of Research, Strategy and Policy in the party’s executive, Abdoulie Cham have...

Acute Water Shortage Ends For M’Bolbuk Villagers

By: Kebba AF Touray Decades of trials and tribulations in getting portable water for the Niani District village of M’Bolbuk, has finally come to an...

Works Infrastructure Minister, Chinese Ambassador, Visit URR

By Lamin Fatty It was a busy morning for the Minister of Works and Infrastructure Bai Lamin Jobe, and Chinese Ambassador to the Gambia Ma...

Balla Gaye II Due in Gambia this Week

By Sulayman Bah Christened Omar Sakho, Balla Gaye II is due to touch down in Gambia for the second time in two months, Foroyaa Sport...

Zico Ceesay Pulls Blank in Kazakhstan Debut

By Sulayman Bah Striker Momodou Ceesay has chosen to stay put in Kazakhstan’s Premier League for another season this time for new club Irtysh Palvador. Now...

League Wrap: Brikama Reclaim Top Spot

By Sulayman Bah Brikama United have reclaimed the Gambian Premier League’s top spot after spanking Hawks over the weekend. The West Coast Region outfit sashayed over...

Gambia Elected To Puic Executive Committee 2019-2020

The Gambia is one of the four African countries that have been elected to serve in the 12 nation Executive Committee of the Parliamentary...

Witness Blames Himself For His People’s Victimization Under Jammeh

By Momodou Jarju Kemesseng S.M. Jammeh, a witness of the Truth, Reconciliation, and Reparations Commission (TRRC), said he blamed himself for the imprisonment and harassment...

German Refugee Council Raise Concerns On Deportation Of Gambians

By MUHAMMED S. BAH This medium has been reliably informed that the German Refugee Council has recently published information expressing concerns over the deportation of...