Wednesday, August 21, 2019

National

Business In Brikama Returns To Normal

By Louise JobeDay to day business and other activities in Brikama has started returning to normal after the recent massive protest by ‘#OccupyBrikamaAreaCouncil’ movement last...

GPA, CPCS/Infraco Sign MOU To Revitalize Maritime Transportation

By Kebba SeckaGambia Ports Authority, CPCS and INFRACO, an international organization on transport and infrastructure have on Monday 29th July2019, signed a memorandum of...

World Cup: Gambia Facing Angola for First Time after 6 Years

By Sulayman Bah Gambia will battle Angola in the preliminaries of the World Cup billed for Qatar 2022. The Scorpions come face to face with The Antelopes for...

NA Environment Committee Engages NGOs

By Awa B. Bah  As part of their oversight function to assess environmental and NGO activities and to make recommendations to Government, the National Assembly...

Brikama Area Council to Invite Protesters

By Louise Jobe The Director of Administration and Public Relation Officer of the Brikama Area Council, Ebrima Sawaneh, on Thursday said the council will invite...

Business Resumes at Serrekunda Market

By Mustapha JallowPeace has been restored on Wednesday-night, following eight hours of protest at the Serrekunda Market by vendors who came all out to...

Tally clerks seek GPA’s Integration

By Kebba SeckaMamadou Kambi, president of the tally clerk association has reiterated the need for tally clerks working at the GPA to be integrated...

Halifa Sallah Addresses Protesters, Negotiates for Release of eight

By Nelson Manneh Halifa Sallah, the National Assembly member for Serrekunda Wednesday addressed over a thousand angry protesters at the Serrekunda Market. Sallah also negotiated with...

State Media to Move from Analogue to Digital Broadcasting

By Nelson Manneh   The Director-General of the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS) said the State Media is on the verge of moving from Analogue...

Lac2 Confirmed Winner over Boy Niang

By Sulayman Bah Lac 2 Guier II has been declared winner in his controversial bout with Boy Niang II. CNG, the committee overseeing Senegalese wrestling, yesterday...

Ministry of Petroleum, British Petroleum, GNPC, Sign Joint Agreement

By Ndey SoweThe Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has signed the deed of assignment and joint operating agreement with key partners for the effective...

GRA Commissioner General Pledges To Digitalize The Authority

By: Kebba AF Touray The Commissioner General of Gambia Revenue Authority GRA, Mr. Yankuba Darboe has disclosed his readiness to transform the Authority into a...

New Trucks Ready To Collect Over 300 Tons Of Garbage Per-Day

With Madiba SinghatehIn this week’s edition of the Environment Column, we will talk about waste management most especially within the Kanifing Municipality.Readers can recall...

World Population Day Observed in Gambia

By Makutu MannehThe office of the Vice President on Wednesday 17th July, celebrated World Population Day and launch of the state of the world population...

IEC Has Not Registered Any New Political party

By Nelson MannehThe Chief Election Officer (CEO) of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), Mr. Sambujang Njie has confirmed to this medium that the last...

Water Shortage Hits Village In CRR: Residents calls for Governments Intervention

By Ansumana Touray Residents of Jamali Babou, a village of about 36 compounds in Sami District of CRR North, are in dire need of clean...

Gambia-UAE Sign Legal Protection Agreement For Gambian Workers

The governments of The Gambia and the United Arab Emirates have on Monday July 15th signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will provide...

CBG Deputy Governor Launches Book on Economics

By Nelson Manneh Dr. Seeku A.K. Jaabi, the first Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of The Gambia (CBG), Friday July 12th 2019, launched a book...

GPU Faults Gambia Government on State of Press Freedom

By Yankuba Jallow & Ndey SoweThe Gambia Press Union (GPU) in its State of Press Freedom Report 2017 and 2018 has faulted the Government...

Gambian Writer Seedy Drammeh Launches Book

By Momodou Jarju Already the author of over thirty books sold around the world, Seedy Drammeh has added another to his literary accolade. Last Saturday July...