Sunday, June 23, 2024

NAQAA approves 3 new programmes for MAJaC

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By Hadram Hydara The Media Academy for Journalism and Communication (MAJaC) has received approval from the National Accreditation and Quality Assurance Authority (NAQAA) to introduce three new programmes...

Gambia Gains Observer Status at 2024 UCO Endeavor Games in the USA

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By: Dawda Baldeh The Gambia, the smallest country on the African continent, has enjoyed Observer status at the 2024 annual University of Central Oklahoma (UCO) Endeavor Games in...

Cement Importers Blame The Government for Scarcity and Price Hikes

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By: Dawda Baldeh The Association of Cement Importers and Traders has blamed the government for the recent scarcity of cement and skyrocketing prices across the country. The association stated...

Differently-abled advocates push for improved conditions for people with disabilities

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By Alieu Jallow Charles Degold Gomez, a social activist with disabilities, has called for enhanced conditions for individuals living with disabilities. Charles noted that, despite efforts to enhance accessibility...

Clarification By National People’s Party (NPP) In Relation To Land Allocation To President Adama...

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By: Seedy S.K. Njie, Deputy Spokesman, NPP The leader of the United Democratic Party, Honourable Lawyer Ousainou Darboe, made some allegations of impropriety related to land allocation to...

Tobaski Preparations: Business and Theft – Customers’ and Businesses’ Nightmares

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By: Dawda Baldeh The approach of Tobaski, or Eid Al Adha, a significant day for Muslims, brings about a bustling market atmosphere as people prepare for the festivities. However,...

GPU President Urges Journalists to Desist from Personal Attacks and Embrace Camaraderie in Serving...

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By: Dawda Baldeh In an effort to unite journalists under one umbrella, regardless of their status and differences, the President of The Gambia Press Union (GPU), Muhammed S....

Single Mother Drowning in Post-Divorce Trauma Struggles to Raise Her Two Children

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By: Alieu Jallow In one of the communities of Brikama, a single mother is grappling with the immense challenges of raising her two children following a divorce four...

Senegalese National Arrested at Banjul Airport with 2.4 Kilograms of Cocaine

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By: Dawda Baldeh A Senegalese passport holder, Abdourahim Diallo, was arrested at Banjul International Airport in The Gambia for possession of suspected drugs. Diallo, who also had a Spanish...

Ethical Morass

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OPINION By Cherno Baba Jallow In 2022, a closely-held secret in President Adama Barrow’s Administration or a part of it, finally leapt into the public consciousness: that some senior...

Dibba appears in court on charges of seditious intention, granted bail

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By Alieu Jallow The Deputy National Organizing Secretary of the United Democratic Party, Ebrima Dibba, was granted bail for D100,000 after appearing before Magistrate Krubally at the Banjul...

Newly sworn-in judge vows to strive to deliver speedy, efficient and prompt justice

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By Alieu Jallow Justice Sarah Aryee has vowed to deliver fast, effective, and timely justice after being sworn in as a judge in the High Court. “Speedy, efficient and...

Government Allocates Significant Funds for Gambia’s Sports Participation Amid Stadium Renovations

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By: Zackline Colley The Gambian government allocated 200 million dalasis for the nation's participation in the recently concluded 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Ivory Coast. Additionally,...

Minister Bah Accuses Former Information Minister D. A. Jawo of Defying Cabinet Decision and...

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By: Dawda Baldeh The Minister for Lands, Regional Integration, and Religious Affairs, Hamat N.K. Bah, has accused the former Information and Communication Minister, Demba Ali Jawo, of defying...

‘There is enough cement in the country’: Information Minister Ceesay says

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By Mama A. Touray  The Minister of Information, Dr Ismaila Ceesay, speaking on behalf of the Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration, and Employment, said at a joint...

UTG dental students conduct oral health outreach in Banjul

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By Dawda Baldeh Dental students from the University of The Gambia (UTG) marked World Oral Health Day with an outreach event in Banjul, providing free dental education and...

JUSTICE MINISTER CALLS FOR COLLABORATIVE EFFORTS TO TRANSLATE ACPHR’S MANDATE INTO REALITY

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By: Alieu Jallow The Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Dawda A. Jallow, has called for collaborative efforts to translate the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights...

Jokadou Residents Hail Bai Saine for Massive Distribution of Office Wear and Bags Worth...

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By: Dawda Baldeh The residents of Jokadou District in the North Bank Region have praised Bai Saine, a resident of Kerr Omar Siane, for his massive distribution of...

PRESS RELEASE: Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment (MOTIE)

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The Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment (MOTIE) wishes to inform the general public that a consultative meeting with all the relevant stakeholders in the...

Debate over FGM: Hadith expert Muqbil tells religious leaders to not religionize FGM

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By Dawda Baldeh In The Gambia, a contentious debate persists over whether Female Circumcision/Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is rooted in religion or culture, and whether it should remain...