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What is the Status of (“Gordjiguène” or “Keewudaay”) In the Gambia?

What is the Status of (“Gordjiguène” or “Keewudaay”) In the Gambia?

February 28, 2018 at 3:33 pm 0 comments

By Alagi Yorro Jallow Contradictions and Hypocrisy of (“Gordjiguène” or “Keewudaay”) -Repeal or Else……? The homophobic strand that is currently woven throughout Africa reveals a certain level of contradiction and hypocrisy on the part of our political leaders who state that they are trying to uphold African values and culturesRead More

NIA 9 Trial: Prosecution Witness Said He Saw Defendant Torture A UDP Detainee

NIA 9 Trial: Prosecution Witness Said He Saw Defendant Torture A UDP Detainee

February 28, 2018 at 2:22 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay A prosecution witness in the ongoing high-profile murder case involving former Gambian senior security officials Tuesday told the high court in Banjul that he had witnessed one of the defendant torturing a political detainee. Malang Sonko who works as a handyman at the agency was on duty in AprilRead More

President Barrow receives AU team

President Barrow receives AU team

February 27, 2018 at 11:16 pm 0 comments

State House, Banjul, 27 February 2018 – The African Union Deputy Chairperson, Ambassador Thomas Kwesi Quartey said The Gambia is an important member of the AU and has followed developments in the country since the transition.  He made these remarks during a courtesy call on President Barrow in his office,Read More

Camouflage Wear Banned In Gambia

Camouflage Wear Banned In Gambia

February 27, 2018 at 11:07 pm 0 comments

 The Gambian army is warning against importing and wearing camouflage or regalia resembling military uniforms by civilians and other various security agencies other than the armed forces. In a statement issued over the weekend, the Gambia National Army said it noted with  dismay the unauthorized importation and sale of militaryRead More

World Bank Sponsored 2.1 Million Euros for NAWEC’s Engine Installation

World Bank Sponsored 2.1 Million Euros for NAWEC’s Engine Installation

February 26, 2018 at 2:42 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay The National Water and Electricity Company NAWEC 9 megawatts engine sponsored by World Bank to the tune of 2.1million euros is currently under installation at Brikama Power Station. Speaking to reporters at his office in NAWEC Headquarters, Westfield the Public Relation officer Pierre Sylva has said thatRead More