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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Gambia’s Foreign Affairs Minister visits Qatar

Gambia’s Foreign Affairs Minister visits Qatar

January 22, 2020 at 5:35 pm 0 comments

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, on 19th January 2020 met the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar, H.E. Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, in his office in Doha. Minister Tangara is on a follow-upRead More

“Sycophancy; It Kills Reason” How Education Makes You Different From The Uneducated?

“Sycophancy; It Kills Reason” How Education Makes You Different From The Uneducated?

January 21, 2020 at 4:33 pm 0 comments

Part 1 by Alagi Yorro Jallow FATOUMATTA: A sycophant is “a person who seeks favor by flattering people of wealth or influence” according to Webster’s New World Dictionary. Sycophants do not make waves or criticisms. A sycophant will never criticize or correct his or her superiors. Timothy Njoya is bothRead More

New Turkish Ambassador presents Letter of Credence

New Turkish Ambassador presents Letter of Credence

January 21, 2020 at 4:29 pm 0 comments

The Turkish Ambassador to The Gambia, Mr Tolga Bermek has described as “excellent” the relations between Ankara and Banjul, which makes it possible for the Turkish President to select The Gambia among countries to visit next week. After presenting his Letter of Credence, President Barrow formally welcomed him to TheRead More

GRA debunks International Tax Rate increment rumor

GRA debunks International Tax Rate increment rumor

January 21, 2020 at 2:55 pm 0 comments

            Photo: Yankuba Darboe, Commissioner General GRA The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) has debunked reports of increment in International Tax Rate on all consignments bound for The Gambia, being spread on social media. The country’s revenue authority said the customs laws relating to valuation ofRead More

Victims’ Protest: Your Opportunity, Your Time To Do Something ON THE 25TH OF JANUARY!

Victims’ Protest: Your Opportunity, Your Time To Do Something ON THE 25TH OF JANUARY!

January 21, 2020 at 2:19 pm 0 comments

by Alagie Saidy-Barrow Even those that were closest to the wicked dictator claim that EVERYONE IS A VICTIM! If there is any truth to this statement, then stand with your fellow VICTIMS on the 25th of January! Several said they didn’t know that their fellow brothers, sisters, mothers and fathersRead More