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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We Hired A Consultant To Solve Our Problem – Ex SSHFC MD

We Hired A Consultant To Solve Our Problem – Ex SSHFC MD

September 17, 2018 at 11:41 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye  The former managing director of SSHFC, Tumbul Danso, yesterday reappeared before the Janneh Commission and stated that they had to hire a consultant to have their problem solved. He said that the consultant they hired was Robert Aswanden to appraise the bids. He was shedding more lightRead More

Govt to Create Over 10,000 Jobs In 3 Years

Govt to Create Over 10,000 Jobs In 3 Years

September 16, 2018 at 11:30 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie In his State of the Nation Address to the National Assembly last week, President Adama Barrow has decried the rise in unemployment in The Gambia and outlined crucial intervention plans by his government to create over 10, 000 jobs over the next three years. President Adama BarrowRead More

SG Habib Drammeh Relieved

SG Habib Drammeh Relieved

September 15, 2018 at 11:31 pm 0 comments

The general public is hereby informed that His Excellency, Adama Barrow, President of the Republic of The Gambia, acting under the provisions of section 167(a) of the Constitution of the Republic of The Gambia has decided to relieve Mr. Habib Drammeh of his appointment as Secretary General and Head ofRead More

Faraba Commission To Present Findings To Barrow

September 13, 2018 at 11:11 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie President Adama Barrow will receive the report of the Commission of Inquiry into the Faraba Banta incident. The Commission, led by a renowned human rights lawyer, Mr Emmanuel Joof, has successfully completed its mandate of investigating the circumstances surrounding the shootings in Faraba, according to a mediaRead More

Saudi Arabia Affirms Intent To Boost Ties With Gambia

September 13, 2018 at 11:06 pm 0 comments

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has reaffirmed its commitment to intensify relations with The Gambia, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad has announced. The announcement was made during the visit of Dr. Mamadou Tangara, Minister of Foreign Affairs as Special Envoy of H.E. President Adama Barrow,Read More