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2 FORMER CHIEF JUSTICES SUE GOV’T FOR $100M

By Bruce Asemota A former Chief Justice of The Gambia Emmanuel Akomaye Agim and his successor Joseph Wowo have both filed a suit against the Gambia government at the Ecowas Court of Justice in Abuja, Nigeria asking for the sum of fifty million dollars (US $50.000.000.00) each.According to credible legal sources, the former chief justices are...

2 FORMER CHIEF JUSTICES SUE GOV’T FOR $100M

By Bruce Asemota A former Chief Justice of The Gambia Emmanuel Akomaye Agim and his successor Joseph Wowo have both filed a suit against the...

Chipa Yi to be awarded D45,000 compensation

By Flex Dan The chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission has informed Gainako Online that Banjul rapper Sheriff Camara alias Chipa Yi will be awarded D45,000 for police brutality meted out on him in...

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Court room TV thief gets one-year mandatory jail term

By Aisha Tamba Sulayman Jallow, the man who was charged with stealing a TV set from Kanifing Principal Magistrates' Court, has been sentenced to one-year...

GRTS installs new TV transmitter at Abuko

The Management of the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS) has announced it is putting into service a new transmitter at its Abuko station...

FJC APPOINTED GENERAL SECRETARY OF APRC

Veteran politician and former Speaker of the National Assembly, Fatoumatta Jahumpa-Ceesay has been appointed general secretary of the former ruling party, the APRC now...

GPPC denies corruption over D50M printer, nepotism

By Omar Bah The managing director of the Gambia Printing and Publishing Corporation has denied allegations that his management inflated the price of a bioclimatic...

Former NRP spokesperson to form party

By Amadou Jadama Pateh Baldeh, a former spokesperson of the National Reconciliation Party, has announced that he will form his own political party. Baldeh, a long-time...

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Sadibou Kamaso, GFF presidential Aspirant

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GFF SIGNS SPONSORSHIP DEAL WITH BALUWO

The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) on Friday signed a sponsorship deal with Baluwo, a Gambian founded international company. The sponsorship covered the 16-team domestic male league. The signing ceremony was attended by CEO of...

GFF SIGNS SPONSORSHIP DEAL WITH BALUWO

The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) on Friday signed a sponsorship deal with Baluwo, a Gambian founded international company. The sponsorship covered the 16-team domestic...

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Inflation and oligopolistic nature of Gambian market

Dear editor, The hyperinflation level in the country is alarming and even more frustrating to average Gambians. It's quite disappointing that the Barrow administration had woefully failed to control and properly manage inflation due to...

GFF SIGNS SPONSORSHIP DEAL WITH BALUWO

The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) on Friday signed a sponsorship deal with Baluwo, a Gambian founded international company. The sponsorship covered the 16-team domestic...

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GFF SIGNS SPONSORSHIP DEAL WITH BALUWO

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2022 State of World Population highlights urgent need to tackle unintended...

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Inflation and oligopolistic nature of Gambian market

Dear editor, The hyperinflation level in the country is alarming and even more frustrating to...

2 FORMER CHIEF JUSTICES SUE GOV’T FOR $100M

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Africell launches Impact Foundation

By Amadou Jadama GSM giants Africell yesterday formally launched its Impact Foundation at the National...

Kandeh condemns Agric Minister’s tribal comments

By Omar Bah The leader of the opposition Gambia Democratic Congress has condemned Agriculture Minister...

Police announce crackdown on foreigners driving commercial vehicles

By Tabora Bojang Police have announced a special traffic enforcement to crackdown on use of...

Chipa Yi to be awarded D45,000 compensation

By Flex Dan The chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission has informed Gainako Online...

GOV’T DISTRIBUTES $100,000 AMONG GAMBIAN BRONX FIRE VICTIMS

Press release Washington DC, 19 May, 2022: The Embassy of The Gambia to the United...

Aubameyang retires from international football

Gabon captain and Barcelona striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has retired from international football, a fortnight...

ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS TOMORROW

The national athletics championship got under way yesterday with gruelling heats in track and...

Men of Excellence: Hazrat Abu Bakr (ra)

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Conduct unbecoming of a president

President Barrow's latest and recent fit ofanger was un-called for and to his detriment The...

Mirror, mirror on the wall

Some weeks ago, President Barrow installed his new cabinet and made a speech to...

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The Search for a Lost Brother By Yankuba Mamburay

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Finance Leadership Forum holds AGM

The Finance Leadership Forum (FLF) , an association of finance professionals, has recently held...