Archive for October, 2019

BANJUL NORTH NAM LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN TO REVITALISE THE GAMBIA NATIONAL LIBRARY

BANJUL NORTH NAM LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN TO REVITALISE THE GAMBIA NATIONAL LIBRARY

In his latest routine visits to institutions within his constituency, Hon. Ousman Sillah, National Assembly Member (NAM) for Banjul North, on Friday, 18th October, 2019, launched a formal campaign for support to revitalise and enhance the services of the Gambia National Library in Banjul. The[Read More…]

by October 24, 2019 0 comments Politics
‘I am deeply hurt by the insults’

‘I am deeply hurt by the insults’

Honestly, I am smarting from the barrage of insults and other accusations of unseriousness, hypocrisy and corruption raining on my head and on the head of the TRRC over the past few hours. I must be clear that I DO NOT and WILL NEVER take[Read More…]

by October 24, 2019 1 comment Politics
Fishmeal Industry Threatens Livelihoods

Fishmeal Industry Threatens Livelihoods

By Abdoulie John Greenpeace has atributed the growing scarcity of fish in the West African subregion to the presence of fishmeal and fish oil industry in the region. This disturbing findings, which are contained in a Greenpeace report entitled “A Waste Of Fish”, stated that[Read More…]

by October 24, 2019 0 comments News
VP Reiterates Gov’t’s Commitment To Good Governance

VP Reiterates Gov’t’s Commitment To Good Governance

By Abdoulie John Gambia’s Vice-President, Dr. Isatou Touray, has Monday reiterated government commitment to upholding the principles of good governance as major policy objectives. “We stand firm in our conviction that without good governance, there can be no durable peace or economic development,” said Dr.[Read More…]

by October 24, 2019 0 comments News
President Barrow Participates in First-ever Russia-Africa Summit

President Barrow Participates in First-ever Russia-Africa Summit

President Adama Barrow on Wednesday participated in the plenary forum of the first-ever Russia-Africa Summit hosted to explore and strengthen economic and trade ties between Africa and Russia. He joined more than sixty African Heads of State and Government and other leaders in business, development,[Read More…]

by October 24, 2019 0 comments News
Chad: No Redress for Ex-Dictator’s Victims African Commission Should Press for Habré-Era Reparations

Chad: No Redress for Ex-Dictator’s Victims African Commission Should Press for Habré-Era Reparations

The Chadian government has yet to provide reparations ordered by a court in 2015 to 7,000 victims of grave crimes under the rule of former dictator Hissène Habré, four human rights groups said today. The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, which is currently reviewing Chad’s human rights record in[Read More…]

by October 24, 2019 0 comments Politics