The Gambia Football Federation GFF yesterday backed the position of the Super Nawettan Organising Committee SOC in their verdict over the Maccasa versus AC Millan appeal in the Serekunda East zone.
Dr Ann-Marie Wilson is a British psychology doctor and founder of 28 Too Many, an anti-FGM organisation that has been active in Africa since 2010. In this edition of Bantaba, she started by introducing herself to Standard editor, Lamin Njie.
I write this piece to pay tribute and honour to my mentor, Alh Babou AM Cisse, who recruited me into the insurance industry after I had served in the Teaching field for fifteen years.
Since time immemorial, some leaders, kings, emperors, presidents, etc, have reigned with exceptional qualities so much that they left indelible marks on the lives of the people they ruled.
Coach Raoul Savoy announced yesterday that he has selected a 24 man squad including a few new additions from both foreign and home based players for Friday's World Cup match against Namibia.
TOBASKI NIGHT: Humanity Stars will be live at Jama Hall Kairaba beach hotel. The show will feature nine Gambian artistes and some guest artistes from Senegal.
The majority leader of the ruling Alliance Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC) party at the National Assembly, Hon Fabakary Tombong Jatta yesterday said the achievements registered under the APRC regime since 1994 surpassed his imagination.
Friday, November 14, was World Diabetes Day. The WDD campaign is led by the International Diabetes Federation and its member associations. The Day is used to engage millions of people worldwide in diabetes advocacy and awareness. It was created in 1991 by the IDF and the World Health Organisation in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat that diabetes now poses.
Yesterday (Monday, October 5) marked the 21st anniversary of World Teachers' Day. Essentially, it is set aside by the United Nations to extol the role of teachers in providing quality education at all levels. The Day is to commemorate the anniversary of the October 5, 1966 signing by UNESCO and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) of the recommendation concerning “The Status of Teachers”.
A review must be made of experiences gained in rice production across the country and an analysis of factors contributing to or constraining success...