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NA Committee Visits Government Roads Projects Sites

By Awa B. Bah The National Assembly (NA) Select Committee on the monitoring of Government projects on Monday, 1st July 2019, commenced a week-long visit...

Finance Ministry Moves to Ensure Public Accountability, Transparency

By Kebba AF Touray/Momodou Jarju The Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs has taken steps to ensure transparency and accountability of the country’s public finance. Officials...

‘Need For Standardization Of Our Products To Compete At The World...

By: Kebba AF Touray       The National Assembly Member (NAM) for Sandu Muhammed Mahanera, said on Thursday June 20th 2019, the country needs an accredited...

Wuli East NAM Calls for Harmonization of Unprotected Wildlife Areas

By: Kebba AF Touray Suwaibou Touray, National Assembly Member for Wuli East, has called for the harmonization and coordination of communities with wildlife unprotected areas. This...

Gambia Government Signs $92.5Million OIC Funding Agreement

The Minister of Finance Mambureh Njie and the Vice Chairperson of the Saudi Fund for Development, Dr. Khalid S. Alkhudairy, signed a $92.5million funding...

Gambia’s Foreign Minister Receives UN Population Award

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, and National Peace Hut Women of Liberia received the 2019...

Tumana MP Critical of Security Situation in the Country

By: Kebba AF Touray The Member of Parliament for Tumana, Foday NM Drammeh, has raised concerns on the state of security in the country and...

‘Politics Is Not About Character Assassination’ Sidia Jatta

By: Kebba AF Touray Sidia Jatta, the National Assembly Member for Wuli West, is of the opinion that politics is not about character assassination. Jatta made...

‘Parliamentary Diplomacy Is a Reality’ Halifa Sallah

By: Kebba AF Touray Halifa Sallah, the National Assembly Member for SerreKunda has told Lawmakers that Parliamentary Diplomacy is a reality. Sallah said this on Tuesday...

Transport Minister Explains Road Rehabilitation Plans Within KMC

By Awa B. Bah The Minister for Transport, Works and Infrastructure Bai Lamin Jobe, on Wednesday June 12th 2019 appeared before deputies at the National Assembly...

Retreat Of Top Civil Servants Opens

By: Kebba AF Touray  The Second Retreat of Permanent Secretaries and other top civil servants has yesterday opened at Tendaba Camp in Kiang, LRR. The retreat...

Foreign Affairs Minister Tables Motion on DCAF Before Deputies

By: Kebba AF Touray Foreign Affairs Minister Momodou Tangara on Tuesday June 17th  2019, tabled a motion before Deputies at the National Assembly on ‘Agreement between...

Lawmakers Quiz Agric Minister Fabureh

By: Kebba AF Touray Lawmakers have yesterday questioned the new Agric Minister, Amie Fabure on issues under the purview of her Ministry namely rice, as...

On Streetlights Payment Debate: Ministry to Consider Halifa’s Approach

By Momodou Jarju The Minister of Petroleum and Energy Fafa Sanyang, said his Ministry will consider the suggestion made by the National Assembly Member for...

NAMs Engage Transport Minister on Public Transport Service, Roads

By Awa B. Bah The Minister of Transport, Works and Infrastructure Bai Lamin Jobe was engaged by Deputies at the National Assembly, to shed light...

‘300 Tonnes of Fertilizer Available’ Agric. Minister Fabureh

By: Kebba AF Touray The new Minister of Agriculture Amie Fabureh, has disclosed that a total of 300 tons of fertilizer, is currently available in...

Minister outlines Immediate Benefit from Companies Licensed to Explore Petroleum

By Momodou Jarju The Minister of Energy and Petroleum, Fafa Sanyang, has informed Deputies of the National Assembly the immediate economic benefit The Gambia would...

NAMs Ratify International Solar Alliance Framework Agreement

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia’s National Assembly on Thursday 13 June, 2019 ratified the framework agreement on the establishment of the International Solar Alliance (ISA)...

Deputies Engage Energy Minister On Power Sourcing From Senegal

By Momodou Jarju Deputies at the National Assembly have engaged the Petroleum and Energy Minister Fafa Sanyang, to explain the rationale behind power sourcing from...

Fisheries Minister Discloses Sea-rise as Threat to Country’s Landmass

By Makutu Manneh James F.P. Gomez, the Minister of Fisheries and Water Resources said experts have predicted that a rise in sea levels to one...