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President Barrow Conferred Highest Gambia Honour

President Barrow Conferred Highest Gambia Honour

By Abdoulie John  Vice-President Dr. Isatou Touray conferred the insignia Grand Master of the Republic of The Gambia (GMRG) on President Adama Barrow in a Monday ceremony held at State House, Banjul. “The insignia GMRG comes with the Office of the Presidency,” explained Pateh Jah,[Read More…]

by February 18, 2020 0 comments News
First Lady Makes Surprise Visit to Physically-challenged Exhibition Match

First Lady Makes Surprise Visit to Physically-challenged Exhibition Match

Her Excellency Fatoumatta Bah-Barrow made a surprise-visit to The Gambia Amputee Football Team today, during their weekly training session at a field situated behind Palma Rima Hotel. They played an game against another Special Needs team which was described as entertaining and inspiring. The First[Read More…]

by February 18, 2020 0 comments Society
GPU VP Decries Media Mistreatment

GPU VP Decries Media Mistreatment

By Abdoulie John The Gambia Press Union (GPU) second-in-command, Mustapha K. Darboe, has decried the ongoing deterioration of relationship between the media and gov’t. He said taking a hard line on the media has the potential of attracting bad publicity for government. “This has attracted[Read More…]

by February 16, 2020 0 comments News
Barrow Wants Sworn Officials To Be Honest

Barrow Wants Sworn Officials To Be Honest

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has called on newly-sworn public officers to be righteous, honest and trustworthy in the execution of their duties as public officers. He made this call while presiding over the swearing-in ceremony of a high court judge and two members of[Read More…]

by February 16, 2020 0 comments News
Barrow Presides Over Third Cabinet Session

Barrow Presides Over Third Cabinet Session

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow yesterday presided over the Third Cabinet Session of 2020.   The session deliberated on various matters and adopted series of Cabinet Papers, including The Gambia Maritime Administration (GMA) Fees and Charges Regulation 2020 and the levy of 1.5% on freight[Read More…]

by February 15, 2020 0 comments Politics
‘Gambia Should Learn From Nigeria’s Success’

‘Gambia Should Learn From Nigeria’s Success’

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has said that The Gambia should learn from Nigeria’s success in transitioning from military rule to a vibrant democracy through building of strong institutions and depoliticising the military. The President made these remarks at the State House on Monday, when[Read More…]

by February 15, 2020 0 comments Politics