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Colleagues Mourn Faal, Ndow

Colleagues Mourn Faal, Ndow

STATEMENT ON THE DEMISE OF COLLEAGUES The Association of Public and Environmental Health Officers of The Gambia (APEHOG) mourn the death of a veteran Public Health officer Mr. Kawsu Bayo and journalist Pa Modou Faal and Musa Ndow. The three persons died in a car[Read More…]

by January 19, 2022 0 comments News
FAR Makes Strong Progress at Bambo-1 Well in The Gambia With Oil Indications Detected

FAR Makes Strong Progress at Bambo-1 Well in The Gambia With Oil Indications Detected

“We are encouraged by the presence of oil in potential reservoirs and look forward to completing the well in the coming weeks,” says MD. FAR Ltd has made strong progress in advancing drilling operations at the Bambo-1 exploration well offshore in The Gambia. To date, the[Read More…]

by December 8, 2021 0 comments News

More Malaria Cases and Deaths in 2020 Linked to COVID-19 Disruptions

WHO Press Release More malaria cases and deaths in 2020 linked to COVID-19 disruptions Worst-case scenario averted, but urgent action needed to meet global malaria targets Geneva, 6 December 2021 – New data from the World Health Organization reveal that the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted[Read More…]

by December 6, 2021 0 comments News
Gambia President Wins Re-election

Gambia President Wins Re-election

Gambian President Adama Barrow has won re-election, the Gambia’s Independent Electoral Commission announced on Sunday.   President Barrow — often dubbed the History Maker and Record Breaker — secured 457, 519 votes which represents 53% of the votes. The candidate of opposition United Democratic Party[Read More…]

by December 5, 2021 0 comments News
Election 2021: IGP Hails Gambian Civility

Election 2021: IGP Hails Gambian Civility

Dear Gambians, having completed the voting exercise of the 2021 Presidential Election without breakdown of law and order, we have yet again collectively demonstrated to the whole world our civility and peacefulness. This is not the making of the Police or any other security establishment[Read More…]

by December 5, 2021 0 comments News
The Gambia: Truth Commission Calls for Prosecution of Ex-officials

The Gambia: Truth Commission Calls for Prosecution of Ex-officials

Government should initiate procedures to investigate Yahya Jammeh and associates The Gambian truth commission’s call for the prosecution of former officials who committed the worst human rights abuses during the 1994-2017 rule of former president Yahya Jammeh should be followed by a process of criminal accountability, 11 Gambian and international groups said today. On November 25, 2021, the Gambia[Read More…]

by November 29, 2021 0 comments News