Archive for December, 2018

Electricity Grid Linking Soma, Kiang And Brikama To Be Launched In Early 2019

Electricity Grid Linking Soma, Kiang And Brikama To Be Launched In Early 2019

The construction of the first OMVG hydro-electric power station, connecting communities from Jarra Soma, Lower River Region to Brikama, West Coast Region, will be launched in early 2019, officials reveal. Following a closed-door discussion with His Excellency, President Adama Barrow at the State House in[Read More…]

by December 21, 2018 0 comments Society
President Barrow Fires Warning Shots

President Barrow Fires Warning Shots

Gambian President has fired warning shots, advising government official saboteurs of his development agenda to resign before he deals with them. President Adama Barrow is ready to fight any person who is bent on undermining his development plans. President Barrow made the statement at a[Read More…]

by December 18, 2018 2 comments News
As Gears Up For Historic Congress, OJ Says “The Elephant Has Awakened””

As Gears Up For Historic Congress, OJ Says “The Elephant Has Awakened””

By Abdoulie John The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Acting Secretary General and National Coordinator Omar Amadou Jallow on Monday announced that delegates from the country’s 53 constituencies will converge at the YMCA Headquarter in Kanifing for the party’s historic Congress. The three-day event – the[Read More…]

by December 18, 2018 2 comments News
Barrow Will Not Commit Political Suicide

Barrow Will Not Commit Political Suicide

By Prince Bubacarr Aminata Sankanu All those who accepted President Adama Barrow’s appointment know that public office is temporal and Barrow has the constitutional powers to fire or redeploy people. The Gambia’s development partners at home and abroad are also aware of this legitimate Executive[Read More…]

by December 18, 2018 1 comment Politics
In Deyda’s Murder, Justice Minister Says Truth Will Prevail

In Deyda’s Murder, Justice Minister Says Truth Will Prevail

By Abdoulie John The Gambia’s Justice Minister Aboubacarr Tambadou said he is confident that the process initiated by the government will help the truth to emerge on the assassination of Deyda Hydara, a co-founder of The Point newspaper. The iconic figure of Gambian media was[Read More…]

by December 17, 2018 0 comments News
APRC Declares Jammeh Flagbearer

APRC Declares Jammeh Flagbearer

The ousted ruling Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC) at the weekend held its Congress at Bwiam village in West Coast Region. In a surprise move, party delegates issued resolutions electing and adopting its exiled leader Yahya Jammeh as the Supreme leader until 2018.[Read More…]

by December 17, 2018 0 comments Politics