Saturday, May 21, 2022

Editorial

Justice Underway in the Death of Deyda

Journalist Deyda Hydara was killed in 2004 by unknown persons during the leadership of former President Yahya Jammeh , and until his unceremoniously departure...

The Gambia COVID-19 Update

N/A 11,999 Total Cases
N/A 365 (3.0%) Death Cases
N/A 11,591 (96.6%) Recovered
21 May 2022, 5:29 AM (GMT)

National News

Gambia-Cuba: 43 years of diplomatic ties, friendship and solidarity

By Rubén G. Abelenda (*) Banjul. - This coming May 19th Gambia and Cuba will celebrate the 43rd anniversary of the establishment of their diplomatic...

Elections Watch Committee Reports on 2022 Local Government By-Election

By Ousainou J. Sawaneh (PrinCE OjeE) The Elections Watch Committee on Monday, 16th May, 2022 release its preliminary report on the just concluded local government...

GAMBIA HERITAGE AND CULTURAL MANAGERS COMPLETE 3-DAY HERITAGE MANAGEMENT WORKSHOPS AHEAD OF AFRICAN WORLD HERITAGE DAY

On World African Heritage Day, the Heritage Management Organization is happy to announce that 41 heritage and cultural managers in Banjul, Barra and Janjanbureh...

Police Declare Ba Saikou Jabbie a Wanted Man

By Madi M.K Ceesay Ba Saikou Jabbie is declared a wanted person in the Gambia for crimes that is heinous. Jabbie is accused of rape...

New World Bank Report Identifies Reforms to Improve State-Owned Enterprises

The Gambia has made significant progress in reforming State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs), but major efforts are still required to establish a sound, efficient and financially...

YAIM Organizes Partnership, Networking IFTAR

By Fatou Dahaba As part of efforts in addressing the challenges of reintegration and the root causes of irregular migration, Youth Against Irregular Migration over...

THE INTERVIEW

Political Parties Signed MoU, Code Of Conduct

By Dawda Baldeh As the country is heading to the polls to elect a President for the Gambia in a few months, Gambian political...

Gambians Should Focus on Elections Now not the Draft Constitution

By Almamo Kamaso “The Draft Constitutional talks have failed to reach a consensus on some grey areas and therefore time and energy should not be...

“I Can Cure HIV/Aids Within 14 Days” Herbalist

By Almamo Kamaso A 45 year old Nigerian herbalist, one Dr. Malam Nuhu Garba claims to have cure for many ailments such as Hypertension, Diabetes,Kidney...

AFRICA NEWS

COVID 19 RESPONSE TEAM THREATENS STRIKE ACTION IF …

  BY MADI NJIE Covid 19 front health workers comprising staff working under the Covid 19 Rapid Response Team, Contact Tracing, Laboratory Services and the Quarantine...

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Baboukar Bá Urge GFF and U17 Coach to Consider him when Selecting Players

16 year old Gambian, Baboukar Bá of Dream Sports Academy (DSA) has urged the Gambia Football Federation and Under 17 team Coach to Consider...

Congratulations From Cuba to The Gambia

Banjul, May 18. – The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, H.E.Bruno Rodríguez Parrillas, sent a congratulatory message to his Gambian colleague, H.E. ...

Gambia-Cuba: 43 years of diplomatic ties, friendship and solidarity

By Rubén G. Abelenda (*) Banjul. - This coming May 19th Gambia and Cuba will celebrate the 43rd anniversary of the establishment of their diplomatic...

Regional Integration to Transform Africa’s Fragmented Economies

Dakar, Senegal, 12 May 2022 – Regional integration remains the key to transforming Africa’s fragmented economies, says Stephen Karingi, Director, Regional Integration and Trade...

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Baboukar Bá Urge GFF and U17 Coach to Consider him when Selecting Players

16 year old Gambian, Baboukar Bá of Dream Sports Academy (DSA) has urged the Gambia Football Federation and Under 17 team Coach to Consider...

Congratulations From Cuba to The Gambia

Banjul, May 18. – The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, H.E.Bruno Rodríguez Parrillas, sent a congratulatory message to his Gambian colleague, H.E. ...

Gambia-Cuba: 43 years of diplomatic ties, friendship and solidarity

By Rubén G. Abelenda (*) Banjul. - This coming May 19th Gambia and Cuba will celebrate the 43rd anniversary of the establishment of their diplomatic...

WORLD NEWS

Economic reconstruction post-COVID revealed as Foreign Minister meets Ambassador Ma

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, has held an audience with the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China, His...

Mental Sickness Affects Gambian Youths in Italy

By Fatoumatta Ceesay Torino City Italy Many of the boys who reach Italy by sea are facing a lot of mental health issues. Since 2017 the...

Gambia Benefits from a 2M USD AfDB

African Development Bank Group supports Domestic Debt Market Development in The Gambia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia The project will provide technical assistance and capacity...

NAMs KILL DRAFT BILL PREMATURELY

BY ALMAMO KAMASO Members of the National Assembly on the 22nd September 2020 killed the 2020 draft Constitution Bill prematurely at the second reading stage...

NO JUSTICE FOR 2005 MASSACRE OF MIGRANTS INTERNATIONAL INQUIRY NEEDED

The families of more than 50 Ghanaian and other West African migrants killed in Gambia and Senegal 15 years ago have yet to learn...
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16 year old Gambian, Baboukar Bá of Dream Sports Academy (DSA) has urged the Gambia Football Federation and Under 17 team Coach to Consider...

Worldwide Covid-19 Update

494371 526,876,304 Total Cases
573 6,299,321 (1.2%) Death Cases
531599 496,689,236 (94.3%) Recovered
21 May 2022, 5:29 AM (GMT)
Country Confirmed Recovered Death
United States 84,935,262
81,545,166
1,028,741
N/A
India 43,134,332
42,594,801
524,348
N/A
Brazil 30,762,413
29,801,225
665,595
N/A
France 29,315,478
28,497,505
147,780
N/A
Germany 26,081,894
27960
24,575,600
49300
138,709
76
United Kingdom 22,238,715
21,804,498
177,977
N/A
Russian Federation 18,288,740
5034
17,683,089
6288
378,270
102
Korea, Republic of 17,938,399
23442
17,322,868
50977
23,911
26
Italy 17,229,263
23976
16,206,476
41696
165,918
91
Turkey 15,060,112
14,957,668
98,918
N/A
Worldwide 526,876,304
494371
496,689,236
531599
6,299,321
573
21 May 2022, 5:29 AM (GMT)

COMMENTARY

Baboukar Bá Urge GFF and U17 Coach to Consider him when Selecting Players

16 year old Gambian, Baboukar Bá of Dream Sports Academy (DSA) has urged the Gambia Football Federation and Under 17 team Coach to Consider...

Congratulations From Cuba to The Gambia

Banjul, May 18. – The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, H.E.Bruno Rodríguez Parrillas, sent a congratulatory message to his Gambian colleague, H.E. ...

Gambia-Cuba: 43 years of diplomatic ties, friendship and solidarity

By Rubén G. Abelenda (*) Banjul. - This coming May 19th Gambia and Cuba will celebrate the 43rd anniversary of the establishment of their diplomatic...

Regional Integration to Transform Africa’s Fragmented Economies

Dakar, Senegal, 12 May 2022 – Regional integration remains the key to transforming Africa’s fragmented economies, says Stephen Karingi, Director, Regional Integration and Trade...

Health & Fitness

The Fear of Being Covid-19 positive Almost Claim the Life of an 11-year Old

By Aramata Jatta Health is fundamental human rights, during the strike of Covid-19 pandemic in the Gambia; all focus has been centered on the...

The Sad Realities of Sexual Violence Against Commercial Sex Workers

By Aramata Jatta Unpleasant realities of sexual violence against commercial sex workers have been revealed as the industry grapples with the rippling effects of...

Health Lays Foundation Stone of D30 Million Project

By Fatou Dahaba Minister of Health on Saturday laid the foundation stone for the first-ever medical waste treatment plant at former president Yahya Jammeh’s Farato...

Gambia is Safe to use AstraZeneca vaccine’

By Fatou Dahaba As the country is set to begin a mass vaccination exercise against the deadly coronavirus disease, Buba Darboe Program Manager Ministry of...

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Baboukar Bá Urge GFF and U17 Coach to Consider him when Selecting Players

16 year old Gambian, Baboukar Bá of Dream Sports Academy (DSA) has urged the Gambia Football Federation and Under 17 team Coach to Consider...

Congratulations From Cuba to The Gambia

Banjul, May 18. – The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, H.E.Bruno Rodríguez Parrillas, sent a congratulatory message to his Gambian colleague, H.E. ...

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By Rubén G. Abelenda (*) Banjul. - This coming May 19th Gambia and Cuba will celebrate the 43rd anniversary of the establishment of their diplomatic...
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