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Covid 19: ‘a challenging period but Gambia united against it’ – Barrow tells Commonwealth

Covid 19: ‘a challenging period but Gambia united against it’ – Barrow tells Commonwealth

President Adama Barrow has told a virtual meeting of Commonwealth leaders on Covid 19 that the pandemic presented a challenging period for the country but the population is united against it. The Gambian president further informed the meeting that the country has registered over forty[Read More…]

by June 25, 2020 0 comments Society
The Gambia to Strengthen Fiscal Management for Better Public Service Delivery

The Gambia to Strengthen Fiscal Management for Better Public Service Delivery

Honorable Mambury Njie, Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs and Mr. Nathan Belete, the World Bank Country Director have signed today a $35 million grant to support the country’s efforts to improve effectiveness in fiscal management for better public service delivery. The Fiscal Management Development[Read More…]

by June 25, 2020 0 comments News
No Black Man Is Immune From Police Brutality – Pasamba Jow

No Black Man Is Immune From Police Brutality – Pasamba Jow

By Abdoulie John Barely three weeks after George Floyd drew his last breath under the knee of former Minneapolis law enforcement officer Derek Chauvin, the Vice-President of the US-based Democratic Union of Gambian Activists (DUGA), Pasamba Jow, has exposed the shocking reality Blacks are permanently[Read More…]

by June 24, 2020 0 comments News

Tabling of Persons With Disabilities Bill

PRESS RELEASE- Tabling of Persons With Disabilities Bill Press release Tabling of the draft Persons with Disabilities Bill 2020, a step in the right direction. The Gambia Federation of the Disabled and ARTICLE 19 welcome the finalisation and tabling of the draft Persons with Disabilities[Read More…]

by June 24, 2020 0 comments News
Nullifying a Constitutional provision: why the Court of Appeal is wrong in Kharafi

Nullifying a Constitutional provision: why the Court of Appeal is wrong in Kharafi

If it can dance, M. A. Kharafi & Sons Limited (the Applicant) may be raucously performing the Rumba at the shockingly erroneous ruling of the Gambia Court of Appeal (GCA) in its case against the Attorney General, the formal custodian of cases against the State.[Read More…]

by June 19, 2020 0 comments Politics

As BLM Protests Continue, Campaigners Push For US Accountability At UN

By Abdoulie John A group of countries succeeded Wednesday in putting the spotlight on systematic racism and police brutality in the United States as a debate on the issue was held at United Nations. But they are still struggling to secure the needed support that[Read More…]

by June 19, 2020 0 comments News