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‘No Ebola in The Gambia, but no room for complacency’

The Minister of Health, Dr Omar Sey has said despite no confirmed cases of Ebola in The Gambia there should be no room for complacency in the fight against the deadly virus which is taking toll in the West African region....

Algerian denies causing economic loss to Gambia

An Algerian national has denied causing economic loss to Gamtel and The Gambia as alleged by prosecutors...

DR CEESAY: MUSLIMS SHOULD NOT OPPOSE MUSLIM LEADERS

A Gambian Islamic scholar has said that it is incumbent on Muslims to unconditionally follow their leader and pledge fealty to him...

Senegal: Islamic group storm homosexual art exhibition

Members of an Islamic organisation in Senegal, Jamra, recently stormed the offices of Dakar's much-lauded art space Raw Material Company, breaking its windows and knocking out its exterior lights. ..

Jammeh, others sworn in as Ecowas MP

Lamin Keba Tamba Jammeh, National Assembly Member for Illiassa Constituency was recently sworn in alongside eleven other parliamentarians from across the West African sub-region as new members of the Ecowas Parliament at a ceremony held at Ecowas Parliament in Abuja, Nigeria...

Gambia has done well in women’s empowerment but…

The Nigerian ambassador to The Gambia has praised The Gambia's progress in women's empowerment but said there is room for improvement...

Consortium set to promote rights in schools

A consortium comprising key stakeholders in education and child rights protection in The Gambia in collaboration with The Gambia Teachers Union have embarked on a project dubbed 'Promoting Rights in Schools', ...

Students urged to seek beneficial knowledge as Sheik Mass Kah graduates 93

Professor Dr Omar Jah, chairman of Sheikh Mass Kah Islamic Foundation Senior Secondary School, has called upon students to strive for attainment of knowledge that will contribute to their progress and that of the nation. ..

Social auditing key to public accountability- Says ProPAG Chief

The executive director of Pro-Poor Advocacy Group (ProPAG), Dr Momodou Njie has reminded legislators that social auditing is key to public accountability, image building, performance improvement, good governance, effective development and citizen's empowerment...

British couple boosts Nyofelleh Community with D200,000 aid

The community of Nyofelleh in the West coast region recently benefited from a donation of medical drugs, educational materials, sports gears as well as garden seeds from two British nationals Kevin and Melanie worth over D200,000...

Nawfa and Flag receive vehicles from AAITG (Press Release)

The National Women Farmers Association, Nawfa and the Female Lawyers Association of The Gambia, Flag, on Friday 6 June, received two vehicles from ActionAid International The Gambia (AAITG). Nawfa and Flag are both partners of ActionAid under the project called Promoting women's socio-economic rights in Niamina East, Niamina West and Niamina Dankunku Districts being funded by the European Union.

Sierra Leone ambassador visits community in Brikama

The newly-appointed Sierra Leone ambassador to The Gambia, Sulay Basirou Daramy, paid a visit to the Sierra Leonean community in Brikama at a colourful ceremony held at the governor's office on Saturday...

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