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‘Our Sub-region Still Faces Threats’

‘Our Sub-region Still Faces Threats’

President Adama Barrow told regional heads of state TV that “amid the COVID-19 pandemic, our sub-region still faces political and security threats, including electoral issues and their negative impact on efforts to sustain an enabling environment for development.  This calls for urgent attention and engagement[Read More…]

by September 10, 2020 0 comments Politics
NA Urged To Combat COVID-19

NA Urged To Combat COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Gambia: Citizens escalate matters to National Assembly Members- to reconvene and show urgent action and leadership in combating COVID-19   Gambia citizens and home and abroad escalate request to National Assembly representatives, after a deadline by President Barrow to appear in[Read More…]

by August 13, 2020 0 comments Politics
US Moves To Seize Jammeh’s Potomac House

US Moves To Seize Jammeh’s Potomac House

Department of Justice Seeks Recovery of Approximately $3.5 Million in Corruption Proceeds Linked to Ex-President of The Gambia The Department of Justice filed a civil forfeiture complaint seeking the forfeiture of a Maryland property acquired with approximately $3,500,000 in corruption proceeds by the ex-president of[Read More…]

by July 16, 2020 0 comments Politics
APRC Denies Coalition Talks

APRC Denies Coalition Talks

The party of The Gambia’s ousted President Yahya Jammeh has denied forging a coalition agreement with any political party. The Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC) issued the denial after “information misinterpreted by some people that the APRC Party is discussing with The National[Read More…]

by July 16, 2020 0 comments Politics
The Gambia’s Continued Progress in Advancing Fiscal Transparency

The Gambia’s Continued Progress in Advancing Fiscal Transparency

On June 15, 2020, the United States Department of State released the 2020 Fiscal Transparency Report, which assessed that The Gambia made significant progress in its continuing efforts at government fiscal reform.  The Department’s fiscal transparency review process assesses whether governments meet minimum requirements of[Read More…]

by July 15, 2020 0 comments Politics
Ba Marie Tambadou Resigned As AG & Minister of Justice

Ba Marie Tambadou Resigned As AG & Minister of Justice

The Gambia Ba Marie Tambadou Resigned as AG & Minister of Justice Mr. Abubacar Marie Tambadou oversaw as follows: Mr. Tambadou served Barrow administration for over 3 years that not only maintained every law in the books that Yahya used to abuse Gambians with the[Read More…]

by July 8, 2020 0 comments Politics