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World Population Day Observed in Gambia

By Makutu Manneh The office of the Vice President on Wednesday 17th July, celebrated World Population Day and launch of the state of the world population report to raise awareness of global population issues. World Population Day is an annual event, observed on 11th July every year, which aims to educate responsiveness on global population matters. The [...]

2019-07-18T17:25:52+01:00July 18th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

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 drinking water. The village is reported to be going through a lot of difficulties due to water shortage, and residents call for government to provide clean drinkable water to their [...]

2019-07-18T16:25:22+01:00July 18th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

IEC Has Not Registered Any New Political party

By Nelson Manneh The Chief Election Officer (CEO) of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), Mr. Sambujang Njie has confirmed to this medium that the last political party registered by the IEC was the Gambia Action Party (GAP). Mr. Njie made this statement yesterday, the 17th July 2019, in an interview with this reporter in his office [...]

2019-07-18T15:24:12+01:00July 18th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

Gambia-UAE Sign Legal Protection Agreement For Gambian Workers

- Advertisement - - Advertisement - The governments of The Gambia and the United Arab Emirates have on Monday July 15th signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will provide a legal framework of protection for potential Gambian workers in the United Arab Emirates. With the agreement coming into effect, The Gambia government would ensure [...]

2019-07-17T17:55:57+01:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

CBG Deputy Governor Launches Book on Economics

- Advertisement - - Advertisement - 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 entitled ‘Cluster and Economic Development: A Pathway for African Industrialization’. The book provides interesting reading on how dynamic cluster in Africa evolved, and how [...]

2019-07-17T16:53:37+01:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

GPU Faults Gambia Government on State of Press Freedom – Foroyaa Newspaper

By Yankuba Jallow & Ndey Sowe The Gambia Press Union (GPU) in its State of Press Freedom Report 2017 and 2018 has faulted the Government of the Gambia in many ways including their failure to repeal or amend laws criminalizing speech. The Government of The Gambia has on Friday conceded to the State of Press [...]

2019-07-15T18:59:55+01:00July 15th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments