Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Public Institutions

Plastic Bags: Threat to Human, Animal Health, Environment

By Sheikh Alkinky SanyangDawda Badgie, the Director of Technical Services Network at the National Environment Agency (NEA), has disclosed that plastic bag pollution renders...

Gambia to Mark World Competition Today

By Kebba JeffangThe Gambia Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (GCCPC), marks the World Competition Day on the 5thDecember annually, with the global theme: “Competition...

NAWEC Pens Deal on Electricity Expansion Project

By: Kebba AF TourayThe National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), has put pen to paper, on an electricity expansion project worth US$22.5 million. The...

64TH MPC Meeting Held

By: Kebba AF Touray   The Central Bank of The Gambia has convened its 64th Monetary Policy Committee meeting yesterday, 23rd November 2017, to assess development in the...

NAWEC Launches Road Map As Energy Crisis Deepens

By Kebba Jeffang The National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), launched its roadmap to address emergency and temporal utility problems. The roadmap according to experts, is...

Local Government Elections Slated for April

By MUHAMMED S. BAHThe Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission, Alieu Momar Njie has officially declared that the Local Government Elections is slated for...

Intelligence Chief Advises Officers To Stay Away From Politics

By Mustapha JallowOusman Sowe, the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency), has encouraged security officers across the country not to engage in politics.He...

NA Health Committee Resumes Visit

BY: Kebba AF TourayThe National Assembly Health Committee as part of its ongoing tour of health facilities, visited Farafenni General Hospital. The CEO of...

College Students Decry Cost Of Tuition

By Yankuba JallowGambia College students at the Brikama Campus have decried what they called the high cost of tuition fees that Government has instituted. Information...

Livestock Census Results Validated

Abdoulai G. DibbaThe United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture, on Wednesday 15th November 2017, validated the Livestock Census...

CDS DG Decries Power Shortage, Other Challenges

By: Kebba AF TourayThe Director General of the Central Drug Store (CDS) Babanding Sabally, has indicated that the country’s main drug store faces acute...

Elixir, Credit Dealers Association Partnership Agreement Signed

By: Kebba AF Touray‘‘Cell Power’’ is an innovative Cash Power Vending service that allows customers to buy NAWEC Cash Power, from any Cell Power...

GID Officers Promoted

By Nelson MannehOne hundred and thirty -four Immigration officers have been promoted to twelve different ranks within the Immigration Force on Friday, 10th November 2017.This...

Senior Lawyer, Solicitor General Face Criminal Charges

By: Yankuba JallowMr. Cherno Marena, the Solicitor General and Lawyer Bory S. Touray, are facing four criminal charges at the Banjul Magistrates’ Court presided...

Chief Justice Presides Over Introductory Ceremony For New Judges

By Yankuba JallowThe Chief Justice of The Gambia, Hassan B. Jallow, has presided over the introductory ceremony for the newly appointed judges of the...

Kanifing Municipal Council Start Participatory Budgeting

By Madiba SinghatehThe Kanifing Municipal Council on Saturday began a one month citizens participatory budgeting, at the Old Jeshwang community.The participatory budgeting will start...

DMD Gambia Ferry Services Appear at the ‘Janneh’ Commission

By Mamadou Dem Mr. Hali Abdulai Gai, Deputy Managing Director of the Gambia Ferry Services, yesterday appeared before the “Janneh Commission” of Enquiry to explain...

NAMs, Stakeholders Review Draft Disability Bill

By Awa B. Bah Stakeholders and Legislators on Thursday 19th October 2017, opened a forum on the draft disability bill. The forum was held at a local...

“The Gambia Operates A Free Market Economy,” Trade Minister

By Awa B. BahThe Minister of Trade, Regional Integration and Employment Dr. Isatou Touray has asserted that the Gambia operates a free market...