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President Barrow Eulogises Biri Biri

President Barrow Eulogises Biri Biri

President Adama Barrow has eulogized Alhajie Momodou Njie better known as Biri Biri at a National  Tribute to the greatest Gambian football legend.  Find below the President’s eulogy delivered at the Arch 22 in Banjul on Wednesday. Fellow Gambians, Family and Friends,  It is with[Read More…]

by July 23, 2020 0 comments News
Gambia’s Coronavirus Patient Escapes

Gambia’s Coronavirus Patient Escapes

Gambian police have confirmed the escape of a suspected Coronavirus patient after efforts were made to isolate and treat the unnamed man in Manjai Kunda. In a press statement published below the Inspector General of Police warns against obstruction of public officers on duty. Press[Read More…]

by July 16, 2020 0 comments Society
IEC Releases Elections Calendar

IEC Releases Elections Calendar

The Independent Electoral Commission has just released their electoral calendar for 2021 GENERAL VOTER REGISTRATION Voter registration period – 14th January – 26th February, 2021 Display of provisional list of voters – 15th -24th March, 2021 Objection and appeals – 15th – 28th March, 2021[Read More…]

by July 16, 2020 0 comments News
US Moves To Seize Jammeh’s Potomac House

US Moves To Seize Jammeh’s Potomac House

Department of Justice Seeks Recovery of Approximately $3.5 Million in Corruption Proceeds Linked to Ex-President of The Gambia The Department of Justice filed a civil forfeiture complaint seeking the forfeiture of a Maryland property acquired with approximately $3,500,000 in corruption proceeds by the ex-president of[Read More…]

by July 16, 2020 0 comments Politics
Decency and Ethics in Politics and Public Life

Decency and Ethics in Politics and Public Life

In the wake of the Lamin Bojang saga it is necessary that Gambians pay attention to fundamental issues if we are going to create a society in which we create an accountable political leadership, a clean public service and generate trust and seriousness into politics.[Read More…]

by July 16, 2020 0 comments Society

European Union Reinforces National Response to COVID-19

The European Union’s Tekki Fii project led by IMVF (Instituto Marquês de Valle Flôr) is actively supporting the national response to COVID-19. As schools re-open to students of 9th and 12th grades, the project today handed-over sanitary supplies and first aid kits to the Minister[Read More…]

by July 16, 2020 0 comments Society