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Gambia begins fight against deadly armyworm pest

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, recently sensitized members of the National Assembly,...

NACOFAG discusses way forward on Gnaip second phase

With Omar Bah The National Coordinating Organization for Farmer Association the Gambia, NACOFAG recently held a daylong consultation forum on The Gambia National Agriculture Investment...

Agriculture ministry receives 34 motorbikes for its extension agents

By Aminata Kuyateh The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) Friday officially handed over 34 motorbikes and farmer field school materials to...

Agric minister visits intervention sites

As part of his continuation of agriculture establishment tour, the Minister of Agriculture, Omar Jallow, recently visited the Sukuta Women's Garden, Sukuta Market and...

Young farmers, entrepreneurs end exhibition

Young farmers and entrepreneurs drawn from Lower River Region have recently ended days of youth entrepreneurship exhibition in Soma. The exhibition, which was organised by...

Forest park instituted in Berending to revive culture

A community forest park has been instituted in Berending to revive Gambian culture, create employment and preserve the country's forest cover amongst others. The park,...

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By Bintou Jawara Walking firm on the ground feels nice, doesn't it? That life giving oxygen from the tree feels great, doesn't it? That cool breeze from...

GAMBIA PICKS PROVISIONAL SQUAD FOR GABON…. concern over player availability due to covid-19 restrictions

Gambia Coach Tom Saintfiet has picked about 40 players, which he would trim to 23 for next month's double-header against Gabon. The long provisional list...

Two decades of a shared journey toward new heights in the new era

By Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi This year marks the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC)....

My father ...

By Muhammed Lamin Drammeh The man didn't relent in his quest to take me from my uncles.  On the next day, he came back to...

HEALTH

By Oluwatosin Faith Kolawole What's the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word “cancer”? For most people, it's automatically a death...