UNFPA Hold Gov’t Annual Review Planning Meeting

UNFPA Hold Gov’t Annual Review Planning Meeting

December 28, 2017

By Halimatou Ceesay The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Gambia Government through National Population Commission Secretariat (NPCS) and partners yesterday started an annual review and planning meeting at the Ocean Bay Hotel in Cape Point Bakau, with the aim to critically look at the processes, successes, constraints, opportunities,Read More

Tribute to Deyda Hydara: A Doyen of Gambian Journalism

Tribute to Deyda Hydara: A Doyen of Gambian Journalism

December 15, 2017

  By Alagie Yorro Jallow The highest contempt is to negate the life of a human being and it is the grossest and most repulsive violation of human rights. What right does a government have in separating a husband from his wife, a father from his children, a friend fromRead More

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Kombo East District Tribunal’s Judgment Quashed

December 10, 2018 at 9:34 am 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Justice Kuejubola of the Kanifing High Court quashed the judgment of the Kombo East District Tribunal in favour of Bano Jawo, who filed an appeal against the said judgment. In her judgment, the presiding judge said that the District Tribunal, having presided singly by the president ofRead More

TRRC To Commence Hearing On January 7

TRRC To Commence Hearing On January 7

December 7, 2018 at 11:02 pm 0 comments

The TRRC will hold its first public hearing on Monday January 7, 2019. The decision was finalized at a meeting of the commissioners and senior staff of the Secretariat at Dunes Resort on Wednesday, December 5. We are confident that all necessary logistics will be in place and tested beforeRead More

Religious Affairs Portfolio Transferred To Lands Ministry

December 5, 2018 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

The portfolio of Religious Affairs under the Office of The President has been transferred to the Ministry of Lands and Regional Affairs with effect from the 27th November 2018, according to a news release from the Office of the President.

Japan Donates Over 100,000 Bags Of Rice To Gambia

December 5, 2018 at 10:59 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The government of the State of Japan has donated more than 136,000 bags of rice to Republic of The Gambia, according to a media dispatch from the Office of the President. The ship carrying the rice has already docked at the Banjul Port, the release added.  Read More

Barrow Takes Observer Status At Liberal International Congress

Barrow Takes Observer Status At Liberal International Congress

December 5, 2018 at 10:56 pm 0 comments

President Barrow was amongst several Heads of State who attended the 62nd Liberal International Congress in Senegal and gave solidarity to President MackySall.  It was the first time that four African Heads of State have attended a Liberal International Conference.  At the opening ceremony, chaired by the President of LiberalRead More