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D7M KIANG JULAFAR STADIUM PROJECT STARTS SATURDAY

The Ministry of Youth and Sports MoYs will on Saturday kick start amulti-million-dalasi mini-stadium project in Kiang Julafar ward in the Lower River Region....

GFF to construct 60, 000 capacity stadium in WCR

The Gambia Football Federation is in talks with FIFA for the construction of a new 60,000 capacity stadium for the West Coast Region, Minister...

AFCON QUALIFIERS MAY RESUME IN OCTOBER

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) says it will consider restarting the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in October. Football activities on the...

BRUFUT TAKES UNITED STAND TO PROTECT FOOTBALL PARK

The people of Brufut on Saturday called a press conference organized under the auspices of the Brufut Unity Association, an umbrella body of various...

Why the Samba boys flop too quickly

By Batou Saidy   Brazil is unarguably the most successful footballing nation on the globe. It's given birth to a lot of exciting and promising superstars...

BASSE GETS ARTIFICIAL TURF GFF delighted by First Lady’s precious gift

The football fraternity is celebrating the availability of a second artificial turf in rural Gambia. A brand new carpet was Saturday presented to Basse...

WRESTLING BOSS BREAKS SILENCE FROM COVID-19 HIBERNATION

The Gambia Wrestling Association, GWA, president Serign Modou Faye Cham yesterday told The Standard that the Covid-19 pandemic has inflicted a big blow to...

GAA BREATHES HOPE BEYOND COVID-19

With a continental toast to defend and hope to lit up and Olympic medal, Covid- 19 and its devastating consequence on sports could not...

GFF RESHUFFLES PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND PROCUREMENT COMMITTEES

The Gambia Football Federation last week effected significant changes to two of its standing committees. According to the GFF an expanded procurement committee will advise,...

GFF, Others To Share $10.8 Million Caf Financial Support

The ravaging Covid-19 pandemic has severely affected the world and football was not spared as the sport has been disrupted with lockdown restrictions employed...

‘GFF Must Not Rescind Their Decision’

Ansumana Camara, a member of the current champions Brikama United Football Club has called on the Gambia Football Federation, GFF, not to change their...

Gambian Olympians Keep Shape Despite Covid-19 Hibernation

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic and its toll on normal life, Olympians Gina Bass and Adama Jammeh and Olympic hopeful Ebrima Camara are still focused...

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PDOIS MARKS 34 YEARS IN POLITICS

By Omar Bah The secretary general of the People's Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism on Friday made a national broadcast to mark the 34th...

Alieu Mboge, Pa Mbye pass away

Two prominent Gambians, a Muslim leader and a former civil servant—Alieu Mboge and Pa Mbye espectively—died yesterday. Alieu Mboge was the head of the Banjul...

Public gatherings at weddings, christenings and funerals prohibited

New measures announced by Gambia Government have prohibited public gatherings at weddings, funerals and naming ceremonies among other public gatherings as the country battles...

95 new cases recorded, 3 from State House

By Aisha Tamba The Gambia has recorded 95 new Covid-19 cases on Friday, the highest report in a single day, bringing to total of 498...

Calls for travelers to pay for quarantine

Many Gambians have called on the authorities to change strategy in quarantine after reports emerged of chaos, bribery and escapades from there. Last night, The...