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GFF Damns Stadium Overcrowding

GFF Damns Stadium Overcrowding

By Abdoulie John Less than a week after The Gambia and Algeria played to a 1-1 draw in their first leg of AFCON qualifiers, Gambia Football Federation (GFF) President, Lamin Kaba Bajo, on Wednesday offered clarification about the overcrowding at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.[Read More…]

by September 13, 2018 0 comments Society, Sports
Gambia U-19 Beach Volleyball Team Enjoy Ministerial Call

Gambia U-19 Beach Volleyball Team Enjoy Ministerial Call

The Gambia’s U-19 men’s beach volleyball team enjoyed a visit to the country’s minister of Youth and Sports following their exploits at the African Youth Games earlier in July in Algeria, where they finished third to Mozambique and Ghana. The result means they are through[Read More…]

by August 28, 2018 0 comments Society, Sports
GAMBIANS: LET’S BE CAREFUL OF WHAT WE WISH FOR!

GAMBIANS: LET’S BE CAREFUL OF WHAT WE WISH FOR!

Part 2 Our new found democracy comes with a lot of freedom but this new-found freedom must not be abused or misused. With all the inherent weaknesses of democracy, the benefits it brings in terms of freedom of speech, freedom of association, equal access to[Read More…]

by March 30, 2018 0 comments Sports
CAF President Lost 8th Election Bid

CAF President Lost 8th Election Bid

Issa Hayatou, president of the Confederation of African Football (Caf) for an era spanning 29 years and a senior administrator at Fifa throughout its years of corruption scandals, has finally been deposed, suffering defeat in Caf’s presidential election. A former teacher and sports minister from[Read More…]

by March 16, 2017 1 comment News, Sports
Gambia Faces Litmus Test

Gambia Faces Litmus Test

By Fatou Manneh United Kingdom Like other democracies in the world, the Gambia too is bracing itself for another presidential election in December 2016. Ironically,  the country is at a crossroad. Presently, there are lots of controversies and contradictions about who should lead the people[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 4 comments Sports
GVBF Holds Successful AGM

GVBF Holds Successful AGM

The Gambia Volleyball Federation on Sunday held their Annual General Meeting at the BO Semega Hall at Serre Kunda East. It was the first AGM hold under Yunusa Barry’s led executive. The congress Delegates unanimously adopted both the financial and activities reports and also adopted[Read More…]

by April 12, 2016 0 comments News, Sports