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Selling Bun Jeng’s Islamic sermons without permission not allowed: NCAC

Selling Bun Jeng’s Islamic sermons without permission not allowed: NCAC

August 6, 2019 at 11:05 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie Effective 5 August 2019, no person shall engage in reproduction or recording of Islamic sermons of late Oustas Omar Bun Jeng for commercial purposes without permission, according to the Copyright Office, under the National Centre for Arts and Culture. “Attention of this Office has been drawn toRead More

Press Release: Victims’ Centre raises concern over release of 3 ‘junglers’

August 6, 2019 at 10:53 pm 0 comments

The Gambia Center for Victims of Human Rights Violations has expressed its concerns  over the decision taken by the Attorney General and Minister of Justice to release three of the ‘jungulers’ who testified before the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission and confessed crimes they committed including torture, extrajudicial executions andRead More

Gambia to start using banknotes on Tuesday 6 August

Gambia to start using banknotes on Tuesday 6 August

August 5, 2019 at 9:56 pm 0 comments

The governor of the Central Bank of The Gambia yesterday presented samples of the country’s new banknotes to His Excellency, President Adama Barrow at the State House. The banknotes are scheduled to begin circulation in the economy tomorrow, August 6th 2019. Speaking to the State House media corps after theRead More

Families of 44 Ghanaians victims pushes for Jammeh’s extradition to Ghana

Families of 44 Ghanaians victims pushes for Jammeh’s extradition to Ghana

August 5, 2019 at 12:31 am 0 comments

The families of the 44 Ghanaians who were killed in 2005 across the Gambian border broke down in tears when a lone survivor in the massacre narrated how his other colleagues died in pain. The families who are still in grief attended a forum organized by the Jammeh2Justice Ghana Campaign,Read More

Barrow: Gambia uses 60% revenue to pay debts

Barrow: Gambia uses 60% revenue to pay debts

July 31, 2019 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

President Adama Barrow says The Gambia is using 60% of its collected revenue to pay debts. “We are using 60% of our collected taxes and pay debts. Last month, we paid over 600 million from our revenue,” he said at a joint press briefing with Indian President Ram Nath Kovind,Read More