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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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GAMBIAN NURSE DIES FROM COVID-19

The Gambia has registered its first documented Covid-19 case among healthcare workers after a senior nurse contracted the virus. The nurse, who worked at the...

Chairman Sonko’s fate to be decided tomorrow

By Omar Bah The Independent Electoral Commission will tomorrow decide on the crisis in the Brikama Area Council chairmanship. The BAC chairman Sheriffo Sonko was recently...

Mayor Bensouda defends inclusion of Yankuba Colley in taskforce

By Omar Bah The mayor of KM, Talib Bensouda has been explaining the controversial inclusion of his predecessor Yankuba Colley of the APRC in the...

Police extend Madi’s bail

By Alagie Manneh Almost a week after being charged with false publication and broadcasting, human rights activist Madi Jobarteh yesterday reported back to the Kanifing...

Superintendent Kanteh charged with negligence

By Amadou Jadama Chief Superintendent Muhammed Kanteh of the Gambia Police Force yesterday appeared before the Brikama Magistrate's Court charged with a single count of...