Archive for April, 2020

The GAP And The So-Called “General”

The GAP And The So-Called “General”

Someone once said that “light travels faster than sound, so some people appear to be bright until you hear them speak.” If anyone embodies this quote, it’s none other than this dull Lamin Bojang who is creating a huge idiotic gap in GAP! Sometimes, you[Read More…]

by April 29, 2020 0 comments Politics
COVID-19 Fund Expenditure And Procurement Is ‘’Very Transparent’’

COVID-19 Fund Expenditure And Procurement Is ‘’Very Transparent’’

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, Buah Saidy has described as ‘‘transparent, honest and accountable’’ the efforts of his ministry in the resource mobilization and distribution of the national COVID 19 relief fund/package. P.S. Saidy, who is one of the[Read More…]

by April 29, 2020 0 comments Society
EU Supports Gambia’s COVID-19 Fight

EU Supports Gambia’s COVID-19 Fight

For immediate release The European Union gives 512,640,000 GMD (Є 9,000,000) in support to The Gambia efforts to tackle the Covid-19 crisis Today, the European Commission has granted 512,640,000 GMD (Є 9,000,000) of Budget Support to help The Gambia to implement its responses to the[Read More…]

by April 28, 2020 0 comments News
Covid Billions: Finance Minister “1 Billion GMD Landed in our Account Yesterday”

Covid Billions: Finance Minister “1 Billion GMD Landed in our Account Yesterday”

By Yusef Taylor, @FlexDan_YT The Gambia’s Finance Minister, Hon. Mambury Njie informed members of the National Assembly’s Special Committee that the Government received 1 Billion Dalasis in its accounts yesterday morning, 20th April 2020. The Minister explained that the “very soft loan from the IMF has[Read More…]

by April 25, 2020 0 comments Politics
Gambia Judiciary Regaining Public Confidence

Gambia Judiciary Regaining Public Confidence

President Adama Barrow has expressed delight in the fact that Gambian judiciary is re-gaining its lost image and public confidence within three years of his administration. He made this remark while presiding over the swearing of two new Gambian judges and a permanent secretary at[Read More…]

by April 17, 2020 0 comments News
What is the Agenda of this Government in Combating Coronavirus?

What is the Agenda of this Government in Combating Coronavirus?

On April 3 the National Assembly approved a 45-day state of public emergency proposed by the Government. This is now 12 days ago. Before April 3, Pres. Barrow had first unconstitutionally declared a state of public emergency on March 18. He never sought any extension[Read More…]

by April 17, 2020 0 comments Politics