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TRRC’s Chair’s Opening Statement of the Fifteenth Session

On Thursday, June 25, 2020 the TRRC concluded its fourteenth three-week session of public hearings. During that session, 21 witnesses appeared before the Commission....

Minister Optimistic $82M Project Would Finish on Time

By Lamin Njie Assistant Information Officer The Honorable Minister for Transport, Works and Infrastructure, Bai Lamin Jobe said he is optimistic that the roads and bridges...

Action-Aid to Eradicate Poverty and Injustice in this “Country”

By Ousainou J. Sawaneh (Prince Ojee) Executive Director of Action-Aid International The Gambia, Omar BADJI has said that Action-Aid as an organization shares a common...

Barrow Appeals for Unity as he Swears-in new Justice Minister

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has appealed for unity in preserving peace and stability of the country, as the new Attorney General and Minister...

Bills Geared Towards Protecting Rights & Dignity of Women

By Halimatou Ceesay The Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubacarr M. Tambadou on Monday 22nd June, 2020 tabled Bills before the National Assembly geared...

Action-Aid Gives 2.7M Cash to 100 Vulnerable Farmers

By Ousainou J. Sawaneh (Prince Ojee) In the drive to building resilience, Action Aid International The Gambia on Wednesday 1st July 2020 supported 100 vulnerable...

GRTS Challenge to Provide Equal and Routine Air Time

By Almamo Kamaso On Wednesday members of the National Assembly challenged the Information minister to accord equal and routine air time to all political parties...

Plastic bags are a threat to human & animal health

                                               By: Sheikh Alkinky Sanyang Dr. Dawda Badgie, the Deputy Executive Director at the National Environment Agency`s (NEA) has disclosed that plastic bag pollution rendered...

Education Minister Denied Getting Funding From Govt.

By Almamao Kamaso The Basic and Secondary Education minster  Mrs Claudia Cole told members of the National Assembly that government of the Gambia has not...

UDP Expel Chairman Sonko and 2 Others Councillors

By Almamo Kamaso Brikama Area Council Chairman who was elected under the United Democratic Party (UDP) ticket and two other ward councillors were finally expelled...

Government Withdraws Public Emergency Motion

By Aramata Jatta The Government has yesterday 30th June 2020, withdrawn the Motion to extend the period of the State of Public Emergency for another...

Thieves Vandalize Children’s Center

Somewhat of desperate thieves recently broke into the offices of Bakoteh-based Centre for Street Children and Child Trafficking Studies (CSCACTS), vandalizing cupboards and files...
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