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AI Petitions President Barrow

AI Petitions President Barrow

Amnesty International has petitioned Gambian President Adama Barrow over his public comments on civil society activist leader Madi Jobarteh. In a petition published below, AI’s New Media Manager for West and Central Africa described President Barrow’s remarks about Mr. Jobarteh as “alarming. His Excellency President[Read More…]

by May 11, 2022 0 comments News
Why It’s Still Important to Get Vaccinated Against Covid-19

Why It’s Still Important to Get Vaccinated Against Covid-19

By Gordon Jonathan Lewis, UNICEF The Gambia Representative The Ministry of Health is launching the fourth national vaccination campaign against Covid-19 on 9th May, and this represents an excellent opportunity for the country to rapidly increase vaccination coverage. Currently, less than 21 per cent of[Read More…]

by May 7, 2022 0 comments News
President Barrow Reshuffles Cabinet

President Barrow Reshuffles Cabinet

Gambian President Adama on Wednesday announced naming of a new cabinet. The announcement comes after a cabinet reshuffle  which sees the replacement of Vice President Dr. Isatou Touray and six other ministers. Read below the new cabinet line up announced by the government Spokesman Ebrima[Read More…]

by May 4, 2022 1 comment News
Police Findings On “Central Bank Scandal”

Police Findings On “Central Bank Scandal”

Investigation into a “case of alleged D155 Million Mutilated Bank Notes and D11.1 Million Bribe Scandal” On Thursday 17th February, 2022, the Police Force through its Fraud Investigation Unit opened a swift probe into alleged D155 million mutilated Banki notes cash deposited at the Central[Read More…]

by February 21, 2022 0 comments News
I Stand With Gambian Teachers

I Stand With Gambian Teachers

Life Of A Gambian Teacher By Mmajink I woke up early, boiled water to take a bath and got dressed. I have neither electricity nor running water in my home because I do not matter as much as the ministers and the powerful. I rummaged[Read More…]

by February 20, 2022 0 comments News, Society
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