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PPP Elects Papa Njie

PPP Elects Papa Njie

December 30, 2018 at 11:34 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie Papa Njie has been elected to steer the affairs of the People’s Progressive Party’s (PPP) at a congress held this evening. In a tightly contested race, Mr. Njie, the former independent candidate for KMC Mayoral election in 2018 emerged victorious over his formidable challenger, Bakary Bunja Darbo,Read More

BB Darboe Announces Intention to Run As PPP Leader

BB Darboe Announces Intention to Run As PPP Leader

December 27, 2018 at 11:41 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie A one-time vice president and minister of Finance during President Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara’s government has announced his political ambition of running for the Office of Secretary General and Party Leader of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP). Bakary Bunja Darboe, 68, was a former lawmaker for KiangRead More

TRRC Boss Vows to Establish Truth to Deyda’s Murder

TRRC Boss Vows to Establish Truth to Deyda’s Murder

December 27, 2018 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

The executive secretary of the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparation Commission (TRRC), Babagalleh Jallow, says the commission is ready to investigate and establish the truth to Deyda Hydara’s assassination, adding they will leave no stone unturned to establish facts to his killing. Jallow made these assurances while presenting a public lectureRead More

Police To Resume Rightful Role

December 26, 2018 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

The office of the Inspector General of Police hereby reminds the general public that the Gambia Police Force is constitutionally mandated to provide security to the public including political parties, persons and properties. This important duty of the Police had been constrained by the previous regime’s interference into the functioning of theRead More

Fisheries Officials Impound 4 Boats Over Illegal Fishing

Fisheries Officials Impound 4 Boats Over Illegal Fishing

December 23, 2018 at 11:02 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie At least four fishing boats suspected to have involved in illegal fishing have been impounded by fisheries officials at the Tanji Fish Landing site, the country’s biggest fish landing site. The boats were said to be loaded with huge amount of juvenile fishes at the time ofRead More