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Rawdatul Majaalis urges Muslims to respect ban on congregations

Press release Today the entire world is concerned about the pandemic of coronavirus. It is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered virus. The novel...

‘No Reason To Impose 3 Months State Of Emergency’

By Omar Bah The leader of the Gambia Moral Congress has opposed the government's plan to extend the state of emergency to three months. This morning...

NAM challenges Barrow to donate salary to Covid–19 fight

By Omar Bah The opposition Gambia Democratic Congress National Assembly Member for Niamina East has challenged President Adama Barrow to give his monthly salary, even...

200 families to get stay-home food assistance

A quartet of prominent Gambian women, assisted by the Fatoumatta Bah-Barrow Foundation, will this morning roll out a special package to help some 200...

Gambia’s 2 Covid-19 patients recovered, discharged

By Omar Bah Health Minister Ahmadou Samateh last night revealed that The Gambia's first and third cases of Covid-19 have recovered and have been effectively...

Kandeh faults MoBSE’s D35M lessons through media

By Momodou Justice Darboe The leader of the Gambia Democratic Congress has faulted the D35M reportedly earmarked by the government to impart lessons to students...

Gov’t clarifies state of emergency

Press release Following President Adama Barrow's Proclamation of a State of Public Emergency on Friday 26th March, 2020 and in accordance with Section 3 of...

Workers’ Union wants fuel prices down, support to home stayers

By Momodou Justice Darboe The Gambia National Trade Union Congress (GNTUC) has called on the government to reduce fuel prices to compensate for revenue losses...

Gambia must learn from Covid-19, Dr Ceesay

By Momodou Justice Darboe Dr Ismaila Ceesay of the Citizens' Alliance has said that Gambia's reliance on the goodwill of other countries to fight Covid-19...

Melville Claims Ag Tries To Engineer His Rape Charges

By Momodou Justice Darboe For the first time since he was reportedly slammed with rape charges last week, former top Foreign Affairs official Melville Roberts...

GRA takes measures to support taxpayers

Press release Owing to the outbreak of the deadly Coronavirus (covid-19) worldwide, the Management of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) wishes to inform the general...

UDP expels BAC Chairman Sonko, 2 councillors

By Lamin Cham The United Democratic Party has finally expelled its elected Chairman of Brikama Area Council Sheriffo Sonko. The party's spokesman Almamy Fanding Taal confirmed...

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A friend in need is a friend indeed

With Aisha Jallow Once again this saying has showed to be true. In these times of the Coronavirus hanging over us like a dark cloud,...

Senegambian lives amid Covid-19 lockdown in Italy; importance of remittances for Senegambian households

ByAlagie Jinkang According to the World Bank 2018 Migration and Development Brief, remittances make up to 10 per cent of the GDP of both Senegal...

Covid-20: For Gambia, just what the doctor ordered

By Baba G. Jallow If Covid-19 has dealt the world a near-mortal blow, if it has locked down cities and sent powerful countries reeling, if...

Tour de farce: Of words, bats and crowns

By Sheriff Bojang I am not an insufferable grammar policeman like Fodeh Baldeh who I believe thinks he was born to come cauterise the Gambian...

Dou Sanno Says Kandeh Has Personal Grudge Against Barrow

By Lamin Cham Presidential political adviser Dou Sanno yesterday hit back at the leader of opposition Gambia Democratic Congress leader, Mamma Kandeh describing him as...