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Is Enfranchisement Of The Diaspora The Priority?

Is Enfranchisement Of The Diaspora The Priority?

Since the removal of our corrupt and divisive dictator of twenty-two years there have been numerous calls for enfranchisement of the Gambian diaspora, specifically to enable Gambians abroad to vote in our future elections and better still, have representatives in our legislature. Probably very few[Read More…]

by May 18, 2019 0 comments Politics
AREC Set To Regulate A ‘Growing’ Real Estate Industry

AREC Set To Regulate A ‘Growing’ Real Estate Industry

By Abdoulie John The President of the Association of Real Estate Companies (AREC), Aboubacarr Bensouda, has expressed his organisation’s resolve to set out rules and regulations that would govern a booming industry. Bensouda made the disclosure during an exclusive interview with this medium held at[Read More…]

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Executive Branch of Government Receives C.R.C. Consultations Team

Executive Branch of Government Receives C.R.C. Consultations Team

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow and members of the Cabinet on Thursday, May 16th received Commissioners of the Constitutional Review Commission at the State House as part their institutional consultations with key governance bodies in the country. The Commissioners, led by Chairman, Justice Cherno Sulayman[Read More…]

by May 18, 2019 0 comments Politics
Deputy IMF Chief Extols Gambia’s Economic Performance

Deputy IMF Chief Extols Gambia’s Economic Performance

By Abdoulie John The Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Tao Zhang, lauded the economic transformation The Gambia has been experiencing as evidenced by the country’s significant growth being registered in 2018. “We are very pleased to see that the Gambian economy[Read More…]

by May 16, 2019 0 comments Politics
Finance Minister Clarifies Banjul Breweries Saga

Finance Minister Clarifies Banjul Breweries Saga

  By Abdoulie John As the trial of strength between government and Banjul Breweries is getting exacerbated, the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Mambury Njai, has finally broken his silence on a case that continues to generate headlines. “The tax on Banjul Breweries is[Read More…]

by May 16, 2019 0 comments News
U.S. Announces 2019 Mandela Washington Fellows

U.S. Announces 2019 Mandela Washington Fellows

PRESS RELEASE The United States Embassy in The Gambia congratulates seven young Gambians selected for the 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. The 2019 Fellows are Kemo Bojang, Ndey Fatou Jabang, Ebrima Sonko, Binta Badjie, Modou Lamin Fatty, Sainabou Barra Cham, and Lamin[Read More…]

by May 16, 2019 0 comments Politics