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Gambia Lifts Importation Restrictions

Gambia Lifts Importation Restrictions

In its efforts to “pursue an open and liberal economy aimed at boosting trade and economic growth,” the Gambia government has lifted restrictions in Importation of onions and potatoes. Find below a press release issued by the Barrow government to that effect. Press Release: Lifting[Read More…]

by April 22, 2017 0 comments News
UDP Leader Wants NAMs To Serve National Interest

UDP Leader Wants NAMs To Serve National Interest

By Abdoulie John United Democratic Party (UDP) leader hopes the National Assembly Members voted into post-Jammeh Parliament will put the country first in serving the interests of the electorate. “We indeed elected the candidates under party tickets, but we expect them to represent all of[Read More…]

by April 22, 2017 0 comments News
Kanilai Standoff: ‘No Cause For Alarm’

Kanilai Standoff: ‘No Cause For Alarm’

A confrontation between Gambian soldiers and the ECOWAS Military Intervention Mission in the Gambia (ECOMIG) at Kanilai left three Gambian soldiers injured. The seriousness of the injuries has not been made public. But the Gambian army Spokesman says “there is no cause for panic or[Read More…]

by April 21, 2017 0 comments News
Solo’s Protest Is A Defining Moment

Solo’s Protest Is A Defining Moment

Solo Sandeng’s peaceful protest was the most important defining moment of our political history. Solo Sandeng, the former Organising Secretary of the United Democratic Party, was indeed not only a brave patriot but he has also proven his critics wrong by his patriotic move to[Read More…]

by April 20, 2017 2 comments Society
Barrow Meets Ghana Military Command

Barrow Meets Ghana Military Command

President Barrow and Group of Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College! Deputy Chief of Defense Staff, Major General, Yankuba Drammeh, today introduced the Syndicate of Class 30 from Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College to His Excellency, President Adama Barrow at his office. Deputy[Read More…]

by April 19, 2017 0 comments News
It’s Not Only Barrow’s Government

It’s Not Only Barrow’s Government

There are mixed reactions and judgements vis-a-via Barrow’s so-called 100 days in office; however these judgments should be extended to cover us as Gambians at home and abroad. Thus, as many Gambian civil servants are envisaging changes in their living standards as a result of[Read More…]

by April 19, 2017 1 comment Politics