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STUDENT DISTURBANCES AT ANNE MARIE RIVIER CATHOLIC SCHOOL ‘RESOLVED’

By Olimatou Coker The authorities at Anne Marie Rivier, a Catholic school in Brikama where students reportedly staged a walkout protest against an alleged decision to restrict Muslim prayers on school grounds, yesterday told The Standard that the matter has been amicably resolved and the school is back to normal. Our reporter who visited the school found...
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STUDENT DISTURBANCES AT ANNE MARIE RIVIER CATHOLIC SCHOOL ‘RESOLVED’

By Olimatou Coker The authorities at Anne Marie Rivier, a Catholic school in Brikama where students reportedly staged a walkout protest against an alleged decision...

2 arrested in Senegal for criticizing Sonko’s stance on gay rights

DAKAR—An activist and a preacher were taken into police custody in Dakar after filming videos criticising Senegal's prime minister for perceived tolerance towards gay people, AFP learned Tuesday. A source close to the case said...

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Gambia gets new football coach

By Lamin Cham The Gambia has appointed new football coach for the national team, The Scorpions. He is Jonathan McKinstry, a 38-year-old from Northern Ireland. The...

Assembly lambasts UTG’s management of funds, threatens to block subvention

By Tabora Bojang Members of the Finance and Public Accounts Committee of the National Assembly have expressed dissatisfaction with the manner funds are managed, recorded...

Court admits crime scene report in PIU shooting case

By Bruce Asemota Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the high court yesterday admitted into evidence the crime scene report in the trial of Ousainou Bojang accused...

Gao Ao—Transnational legacy of traditional Chinese acupuncture

Traditional Chinese acupuncture is an ancient medical treatment method, tracing back to ancient China. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), the health of the...

JAMMEH SUPPORTERS SAY FORMER PRESIDENT PROTECTED FROM PROSECUTION

By Tabora Bojang Officials of the splinter group of the former president Yahya Jammeh's APRC party have  condemned moves to prosecute the former president for...

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EX-GAMBIAN CYCLING CHAMPION TAAL LEADS REVIVAL IN GAMBIA

By Lamin Sam Jaiteh, London In an effort to revitalise cycling in The Gambia, former national champion Ibra Taal, has stepped in and is spearheading fundraising campaigns through a series of cycling events at home...

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At the height of his powers, there were very few people in The Gambia with more influence and power than Ousman Sonko. Ousman Sonko and his interior ministry, along with the NIA now called...

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By Fatou Saho The National Center for Arts and Culture (NCAC) has signed a Memorandum...

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By Yimel Díaz Malmierca On May 25, the world celebrates Africa Day, the land where...

ECOWAS, ITC launch West African Competitiveness Observatory to boost regional exports

Policymakers and businesses in West Africa now have an online tool to track their...

Ambassador Bah receives Lands Minister in Washington D.C

On May 16th, His Excellency Momodou Lamin Bah, Ambassador of The Gambia to the...

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By Olimatou Coker The authorities at Anne Marie Rivier, a Catholic school in Brikama where...

Gov’t orders special audit at EFSTH amid allegations of corruption

By Tabora Bojang Aspecial  audit has been launched at the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital...

Woman arrested for alleged distribution of drug imported by son

Anti-drug police DLEAG yesterday said it has arrested a woman suspected of receiving and...

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By Aminata Kuyateh The Medical and Health Services Co-operative Credit Union (MHSCCU) Saturday held its...

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By Fatou Bojang Tech Champions Network over the weekend held an orientation on technology advancement...

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