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GRTS Reporter, two others laid to rest

By Nelson Manneh/Muhammed S. BahA reporter of the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS) Sise Sawaneh, Muhammed Papa Touray and his younger brother, Saikou Touray were all laid to rest yesterday at the Kanifing cemetery.On Thursday afternoon, hundreds of mourners converged at the Imam Malick mosque in Kanifing to pay their last respects to the [...]

2019-10-11T19:27:03+01:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

GRTS Reporter- Sise Sawaneh dies in Car accident

By Madi S. NjieThe sudden death of Ms Sise Sawaneh was announced on the Gambia Press Union (GPU) WhatsApp Forum Wednesday evening, 9th October 2019.She was said to have been involved in a car accident in Kiang, Lower River Region, about 170 Kilometres from The Gambian Capital-Banjul. The accident claimed two other lives, according to [...]

2019-10-11T16:24:21+01:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

Forum on Market Linkage for Start-Ups Commences

By Ndey SoweGambia Youth Chamber of Commerce (GYCC) Tuesday, 8th October 2019 commenced a two-day training forum on market linkage for start-ups to facilitate local supply.In line with its strategic plan 2017- 2020, GYCC has organised a two day market linkage workshop for youth businesses in the Agribusiness, fashion and service sectors with top hotels [...]

2019-10-10T13:56:03+01:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

Gambia to Benefit from 50,000 Hectares of Rice Fields under OMVG

State House, Banjul, 10th October 2019 – Some 50,000 hectares of desalinated land will be available for rice production to The Gambia under the Samba Ngalo Dam Project of the OMVG, the Council of Ministers of The Gambia River Basin Development Organisation (OMVG) revealed in a meeting with President Adama Barrow at the State House [...]

2019-10-09T16:30:14+01:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

Swim for Life Gambia Awards Students

By Ndey SoweSwim for life Gambia, an NGO that seeks to minimize drowning across the country has on Saturday, 5th October 2019 awarded certificates to students who had undergone a month intensive training programme.The children aged 8-16, have after one month of the intensive training programme learned how to swim. At the graduation ceremony held [...]

2019-10-09T15:28:14+01:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

REVEALED: Gambia Incurs over D1M in Football Fines in 11 years

By Sulayman BahGambia has incurred a total D1, 259, 841.57 in football fines for crowd trouble beginning from 2007 Foroyaa Sport can reveal.The West African nation yesterday got slapped with a latest fine by the world football governing body for crowd trouble.The setback came after Scorpions fans pelted objects at the Gambian team over their first-leg defeat [...]

2019-10-09T13:25:15+01:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments