Sunday, December 8, 2019

National

National Human Rights Commission to Propose Changes on 2017 Act

By Momodou JarjuThe Gambia’s National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) will propose some changes or amendments on its 2017 act in the nearest future.The 2017...

Defence Minister Faye Commences Study Tour in Rwanda

By: Kebba AF TourayThe Gambia’s Defence Minister, Sheikh Omar Faye is in Rwanda on a study tour. The study tour aims to successfully implement the...

“5 Billion people lack safe & affordable anaesthesia, surgical care,” –...

By Madi S. Njie and Ndey SoweNita Pillai, head of programmes at the World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA) quoting 2015 report by...

Hottest Gambian Striker in Europe Wants Scorpion Call-up

By Sulayman BahGambia’s most in-demand goal-getter Ensa Njie is waiting on a call from Gambia’s national team coach Tom Saintfiet, Foroyaa Sport can reveal.The...

GPU reacts to assault on journalists covering the president’s tour

Fajara, 21st November 2019: The Gambia Press Union has been informed of a disturbing news from journalists covering the ongoing Meet the People’s Tour...

UNICEF Rep calls for Equal Chance for Children everywhere

By Ndey SoweThe UNICEF Representative to the Gambia Ms. Sandra Lattouf said: "let's make sure that the child in Fatoto has equal chance and...

‘Brain Drain, Lack of Facilities Undermines Health Service Delivery’ EFSTH HR...

By Madi S. Njie / Ndey SoweMalang Ndong, the Director of Human Resources and Administration said one of the major obstacles facing the health...

Youths in Upper Niumi Call on Government to Promote Tourism in...

By Makutu MannehYouths of Upper Niumi Constituency have requested The Gambia Government to provide them with better tourism services, construct skills centres and improve...

Stakeholders Urge Gov’t to Invest in Tourism

By Momodou JarjuStakeholders in the tourism industry on Monday urged the Gambia Government to invest in tourism, a sector that is among the highest...

NHRC Nears Conclusion on Investigation of Ousman Darboe’s Death

By Momodou JarjuTasked to investigate and monitor existing and potential human rights violations in the country, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has revealed...

President Barrow tells seyfolu “I am the leader of this country”

By Makutu MannehPresident Adama Barrow at his meeting in Fass Njaga Choi, told the Seyfolu in the Gambia that he is the leader of...

Gambia vs DR Congo -How Each Scorpion Fared

By Sulayman BahGambia yesterday required a last-gasp effort from Bubacarr Jobe to retain their lead at the summit of group D.Hosts Gambia were tipped...

Finance Minister tables 2020 Estimates before Lawmakers

As a requirement of the Constitution under section 152 (1), the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs on Monday, 18th November 2019 presented the...

Ministry of Justice Withdraws Parental Insult Legislation

The Ministry of Justice on Saturday issued a press release on Withdrawal of the Parental Insults Legislation. See the press release below:The Ministry of...

Peace Gambia Calls for Peace Dialogue Between Barrow & 3 years...

Peace Gambia a non-political and non-governmental umbrella consisting of young people from diverse ethnic groups, regions and religious societies, vehemently calls for the President...

PRO-Gambia Engage Party Leaders on Three, Five Year Debacle

By Nelson Manneh‘PRO-Gambia’, a civil society group advocating for peace, has recently concluded engagements with political party leaders on the ongoing three or five...

Fisheries Minister Signs Multi-Million Dalasi Fisheries Development, Management Project

By Ndey SoweThe Minister of Fisheries, Water Resources and National Assembly Matters on Thursday November 14th 2019, signed a multi-million Dalasi project through a...

Jawo Optimistic of Gambia’s Qualification for Olympics

By Sulayman BahBeach volleyball starlet Sainey Jawo is buoyed up of Gambia booking a place for next year’s Olympics in Japan.A sensation for Dubai...

Gambia’s King of Arena: ‘I’m Not Fighting Baye Mandione with the...

By Sulayman BahHoyantan has clarified his coveted crown is not at stake in his battle with Senegal’s Baye Mandione.The two are due to face...

Coach Sorry for Banjul’s Super Nawettan Exit

By Matarr Jasseh, Makutu Manneh and Abdoulie FattyBanjul Coach Major Saine has offered a groveling apology for his side’s exit of the Africell sponsored...