Monday, June 17, 2019

Public Institutions

Prison Authorities Urged Government to Improve Welfare of Inmates

By: Ndey Sowe Superintendent Momodou Lamin Ceesay, the Spokesperson of the Prisons Department, has on Tuesday April 9th 2019 emphasized that Government needs to do...

‘Part Of ‘Half Die’ Ward Earmarked For Port Expansion’ ...

By Louise Jobe The Managing Director of the Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) Ousman M Jobarteh, said the acquisition of ‘Half Die’ properties in Banjul as...

Ombudsman Expresses Need To Extend ...

By MUHAMMED S. BAH          Fatou Njie-Jallow, the Ombudsman, has expressed the need to extend her institution’s mandate to the private sector, due...

‘Over $200 Million Spent On Development Projects, Programs...

By Madiba Singhateh Salieu Taal the chairperson of the Gambia Agency for the Management of Public Works (Gamworks), said over $200 million worth of developmental...

Finance Ministry, IRI Launch Gambia 2019 Citizen’s Budget

By Fatoumatta K Jallow The Ministry of Finance in Collaboration with the International Republican Institute (IRI) on Friday 29th March 2019, with various Stakeholders...

Training To Combat Money Laundering, Terrorism Underway

By Ndey Sowe The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) of the Gambia has commenced a three day training for designated non- financial businesses and professions to...

Pensioners Raise Concerns Over Unpaid Drawbacks

By Momodou Jarju  Dozens of pensioners have expressed dissatisfaction over unpaid pension drawbacks, and demanded explanation from the Social Security and Housing Finance Corporation (SSHFC). They...

‘Second Chance Education Targets School Drop Outs’ Minister Cole

By: Kebba AF Touray Mrs Claudiana Cole, the Minister of Education, said the ‘Second Chance Education’ program, is targeting youth and adult School dropped outs...

Pension Payment Is Determined By One’s Salary -MD SSHFC

By Kebba Mamburay Muhammed Manjang Managing Director of Social Security and Housing Finance Corporation (SSHFC) said Pensions are paid to people based on their salaries. Mr....

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...

Three Day Induction Training of National Security Drafting Committee Opens

By Mustapha Jallow A three day induction training of members of the National Security Drafting Committee, has opened at a local hotel in Bakau. The...

FIU Organise Training For Financial Institutions

By Ndey Sowe The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) of the Gambia under the support of “Strengthening Anti- Money Laundering Capacities in West Africa (SAMWA)” project,...

GRTS Negotiates A Deal With A Private Company? Foroyaa Interviews Director...

By Yankuba Jallow Foroyaa has engaged the Director General of the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS), Mr Abdou M.K. Touray, on their contract with...

BCC Mayor Gives D10m For Women Empowerment

By Ndey Sowe Women and Girls Empowerment Initiative under the leadership of Rohey Malick Lowe, the Mayor of Banjul City Council (BCC) has on Thursday...

Government To Establish New Institution To Oversee Infrastructural Development

By MUHAMMED S. BAH The Government of the Gambia has shown intention to launch an independent institution through an Act of Parliament, to be called...

PEC Adopts Nawec Reports For ...

BY AWA TOURAY The Public Enterprise Committee of the National Assembly, have adopted the activity report and financial statements of NAWEC for the year ended...

President Commissions National Audit Office Complex

By: Ndey Sowe President Adama Barrow, on Tuesday February 26th 2019, commissioned the state of the art building of the National Audit Office (NAO) complex...

GCCPC Trains Persons With Hard Of ...

By Awa Touray / Mustapha Jallow In fulfilling its consumer awareness mandate, officials of the Gambia Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (GCCPC), on 23rd February...

GRA Present Activity, Financial Report To NAFPAC

By Kebba Secka The Management of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA), was among the institutions that presented their activity report and financial statements to the National...