Archive for August, 2018

GPU Congress Rescheduled

GPU Congress Rescheduled

Press Release The Executive Board of the Gambia Press Union (GPU) on Tuesday August 28th unanimously agreed to reschedule the triennial Congress of the Union. Previously scheduled for August 31 and September 1st, 2018, the Congress will now hold on 7th and 8th September, 2018. The decision was[Read More…]

by August 30, 2018 0 comments News
President Barrow Launches SSHFC Investigative Panel

President Barrow Launches SSHFC Investigative Panel

President Barrow has inaugurated a six-member panel to look into matters at the Social Security and Housing Finance Corporation (SSHFC). It is headed by Mr. Momodou Samateh, the current Chairperson of the Public Service Commission (PSC), who has extensive national and international experience in public[Read More…]

by August 29, 2018 0 comments News
Provide Us Proof That Intellectuals Hate Barrow

Provide Us Proof That Intellectuals Hate Barrow

Mr Touray…. I wonder what research you conducted, how many intellectuals you polled and how widespread was the range of data used, to arrive at your conclusion that Gambian intellectuals don’t want to be led by President Barrow because of the reason(s) you gave? I[Read More…]

by August 29, 2018 1 comment Politics
Boosting Regional Transport Infrastructure Key To SA’s Economic Progress

Boosting Regional Transport Infrastructure Key To SA’s Economic Progress

The just ended SADC (Southern Africa Development Community) summit made commitments to regional economic integration. This means progressive efforts in harmonising regulations and progressively removing barriers to trade. Given the potential of regional economic integration to the strategic interests of South Africa, one hopes that the[Read More…]

by August 29, 2018 0 comments Politics
Bobi Wine And The Beginning Of The End Of Museveni’s Power

Bobi Wine And The Beginning Of The End Of Museveni’s Power

Can an artist-turned-politician deliver the final blow that brings down Museveni’s rule in Uganda? After close to two weeks of tensions in Uganda, a court in the northern town of Gulu granted bail to four opposition legislators including MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, fondly known by his stage[Read More…]

by August 28, 2018 0 comments News
President Barrow Receives International Association of Ahmadi Architects and Engineers

President Barrow Receives International Association of Ahmadi Architects and Engineers

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow on Tuesday, August 28, 2018, received in audience the members of the International Association of Ahmadi Architects and Engineers. The delegation was led to the State House by the Amir of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat in Banjul, Baba F. Trawalleh.[Read More…]

by August 28, 2018 0 comments News