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2 Senegambian leaders issue joint communiqué

2 Senegambian leaders issue joint communiqué

March 13, 2018 at 10:38 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie  President Adama Barrow and counterpart Macky Sall Today issued a joint communiqué in Banjul as the first ever Presidential Council Meeting came to an end. The meeting was co-chaired by the two presidents following two days of expert’s and minister’s meetings, which were held on Sunday andRead More

Gambia’s Health Minister Apologised For Accusing Doctors of Corruption

Gambia’s Health Minister Apologised For Accusing Doctors of Corruption

March 13, 2018 at 7:56 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The minister of Health and Social Welfare has apologized over comments she had made last month, accusing doctors of corruption – comments that generated widespread condemnation. The Standard first reported the Health Minister Saffie Lowe-Ceesay as saying that efforts in developing Gambia’s Health Sector are held backRead More

International Women’s Day: Gambian Activists recalled Problems, and Achievement of Women

International Women’s Day: Gambian Activists recalled Problems, and Achievement of Women

March 9, 2018 at 12:12 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Two Gambian Activists on 8th March, 2018 recalled some of the problems faced by women and some achievements made over the past decades in honour of celebrating the International Women’s Day. In an Interview with this Reporter Mbasi Manneh working with Activista the Gambia said it isRead More

International Women’s Day: Gambian Activists recalled Problems, Achievement of Women

March 9, 2018 at 12:01 pm 0 comments

  By Halimatou Ceesay Two Gambian Activists on 8th March, 2018 recalled some of the problems faced by women and some achievements made over the past decades in honour of celebrating the International Women’s Day. In an Interview with this Reporter Mbasi Manneh working with Activista the Gambia said itRead More

Jammeh was signatory to all accounts of transferred funds

Jammeh was signatory to all accounts of transferred funds

March 8, 2018 at 10:10 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye The managing director of Trust Bank, Ebrima Sallah, yesterday told the Janneh Commission that the deduction of over $100,000 and transferred to various accounts, noting that the former president was a signatory to all the accounts where funds were deducted and transferred. He, however, told the commissionersRead More