Archive for December, 2018

Barrow Changes Airport Ceremonies

Barrow Changes Airport Ceremonies

Gambian President Adama Barrow has made some changes to his airport ceremonies. In a press statement publish below verbatim, Gambian leaders excuses members of the public from attending the President’s ceremonies anytime he travels. The Public is hereby informed that effective January 1st, 2019, His[Read More…]

by December 17, 2018 0 comments News
Slained Journalist To Be Remembered

Slained Journalist To Be Remembered

The Gambia Press Union and the family of Deyda Hydara are pleased to announce that all is set for the commemoration of the 14th anniversary of the murder of Deyda Hydara, a former president and one of the founders of the Gambia Press Union. Mr[Read More…]

by December 14, 2018 0 comments News
My Recollection Of The Late Jali Mbye

My Recollection Of The Late Jali Mbye

I met Alagi in 1982 in Tallinding through a Teacher friend of his named Junkung Saidy. For some reason, they all (Alagi, Demba Kanfing Dibba, Modou Kolley, uncle Balaya, ‘Jack’ Jadama, etc) call Junkung ‘June-July’. He was a superbly talented Jaliba. He would play Lalo[Read More…]

by December 14, 2018 4 comments Society
In Golden Lead Saga, Defence Files ‘No Case To Answer’ Motion

In Golden Lead Saga, Defence Files ‘No Case To Answer’ Motion

By Abdoulie John The defence counsel for environment activist Dr. Amadou Scattered Janneh has applied for no case to answer, urging the Brikama Magistrate’s Court to acquit and discharge his client. Defence Lawyer Lamin J. Darboe made the application on Wednesday after the prosecution failed[Read More…]

by December 14, 2018 0 comments News
President Barrow Lays Foundation Stone For Major Road And Bridges

President Barrow Lays Foundation Stone For Major Road And Bridges

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow will on Saturday, December 15th, 2018, lay the foundation stone for a 50KM road and four bridges in the Upper River Region. The road and bridge projects for Basse-Koina road, Basse – Wuli and Fatoto–Passamas crossings, Chamoi bridge, and Suduwol,[Read More…]

by December 14, 2018 0 comments Society
President Barrow Discusses Areas of Cooperation With His Egyptian Counterpart

President Barrow Discusses Areas of Cooperation With His Egyptian Counterpart

His Excellency, President of the Republic, Mr. Adama Barrow on Monday held discussion on areas of cooperation with the President of Egypt, President Abdel Fatah El-Sisi, on agriculture, tourism, and the ongoing security sector reform program of the government. This high profile meeting happened on[Read More…]

by December 14, 2018 0 comments News