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‘Economic Development Must Show Real Impact On People’s Life’

‘Economic Development Must Show Real Impact On People’s Life’

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow told a high ranking delegation from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that economic development is meaningless without real impact on the lives of ordinary people. He made the remarks while receiving Mr. Tao Zhang, Deputy Managing Director of the IMF[Read More…]

by May 14, 2019 0 comments Society
‘If Things Remain Unchanged, Banjul Breweries Will Shut Down Production’

‘If Things Remain Unchanged, Banjul Breweries Will Shut Down Production’

By Abdoulie John Banjul Breweries Ltd Country Sale and Marketing Manager, Borri Darboe, has warned that the company will shutdown its production line on May 13 if gov’t fails to reconsider the tax increase on their alcoholic products. He made this announcement Thursday during an[Read More…]

by May 14, 2019 0 comments Society
ECOMIG TROOPS TO BEGIN WEARING BROWN BERETS

ECOMIG TROOPS TO BEGIN WEARING BROWN BERETS

Press Release Troops serving with the ECOWAS Mission in The Gambia (ECOMIG), are set to begin the wearing of brown head gears (Brown Berets). These berets will have a metallic or worsted ECOWAS Logo as the cap badge, which will make it distinctive from any[Read More…]

by May 10, 2019 0 comments Society
Public Order Still A Pain For Journalists

Public Order Still A Pain For Journalists

By Abdoulie John Gambia Press Union (GPU) President, Sheriff Bojang Jr, has called on public officials to be more open to media practitioners as the country’s Public Service Standing Orders continue to restrict access to information. “Unless journalists are given access to information that is[Read More…]

by May 8, 2019 0 comments Press Freedom, Society
Village Where People Walk On All Fours

Village Where People Walk On All Fours

They’re living, breathing men and women, but they walk on all fours, just as we did four million years ago. And until this film was shot and produced by 60 Minutes Australia, they were hidden away, unseen by the outside world.

by May 2, 2019 0 comments Society
Gambian Holds Madison College’s Highest Student Position

Gambian Holds Madison College’s Highest Student Position

Ousman Darboe holds the highest position a student can have at Madison College: the student representative of the district board. As the student representative, Darboe advocates for students needs to the College board and finds ways to implement solutions to the obstacles facing students on[Read More…]

by May 2, 2019 0 comments Society