Archive for August, 2019

President Barrow Declares 7 Days of National Mourning 

President Barrow Declares 7 Days of National Mourning 

The public is hereby informed that His Excellency, Adama Barrow, President of the Republic of The Gambia has declared a seven-day national mourning period from Tuesday 27th August to Monday 2nd September 2019, in respect of the passing of former president, His Excellency Sir Dawda[Read More…]

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‘Gambia Can Count On EU Support…’

‘Gambia Can Count On EU Support…’

The European Union Ambassador to The Gambia, Atila Lajos has given assurances to His Excellency, President Adama arrow that his government can count on the support of the European Union so long as it remains on this democratic and the transition path. The EU Ambassador[Read More…]

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Former President Sir Dawda Too Is Gone

Former President Sir Dawda Too Is Gone

  The Gambia’s former President on Tuesday died in his Fajara residence. Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara, aged 95, will be laid in state at the National Assembly in Banjul on Thursday, August 29th. The son of Mamma Fatty and Almami Jawara was on May 16,[Read More…]

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EU Rep Alerts Possible SSR Failure

EU Rep Alerts Possible SSR Failure

By Abdoulie John The European Union Ambassador to Gambia, Attila Lajos, Monday warned about a possible failure of the Security Sector Reform (SSR), urging major stakeholders to redouble their efforts in order to fast-track the revamping of the country’s security apparatus. “Without strong political engagement[Read More…]

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37 Remanded For July Protest

37 Remanded For July Protest

By Team Gom Sa Bopa On Tuesday 27th August 2019, 37 people including outspoken rapper activist Ali “Killa Ace” Cham, have been remanded at Mile 2 for their alleged involvement in the 24th July 2019 protest. Earlier today at Kanifing Magistrate Court, Magistrate Elizabeth Dunn[Read More…]

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GNOC Appoints Tony Tabbal As Gambia’s CDM FOR TOKYO 2020

GNOC Appoints Tony Tabbal As Gambia’s CDM FOR TOKYO 2020

The Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC) has announced one of its Executive Committee Members, Anthony Tabbal as Chef de Mission of Team Gambia for next year’s summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. Tabbal has served the Gambia National Olympic Committee since 2011, where he held[Read More…]

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