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IEC to Conduct By-Election for Niamina West Constituency, Kerr Jarga Ward
By Nelson Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission will conduct a National Assembly (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 22/09/2020
Parliament Rejects Draft Constitution Bill 2020
By: Kebba AF Touray The National Assembly of the Gambia on Tuesday 22nd September 2020 rejected (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 22/09/2020
Gambia Registers Two new COVID-19 related deaths, 14 New Cases
By Nelson Manneh The Gambia registered two new COVID-19 related deaths, bringing the total (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 22/09/2020
APRC Deputy Spokesperson Critical of Certain Clauses in Draft Constitution
By Nelson Manneh Dodou Jah, the Deputy Spokesperson of the Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 22/09/2020
Is The Country Ready For A Third Republic?
QUESTION OF THE DAY The Election of 2016 and the peaceful transfer of power in 2017 took place (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 22/09/2020
THE DRAFT CONSTITUTION IN FOCUS: Advocacy Method By Civil Society Is Failing
Suspense grips the nation as the National Assembly displays divisions among the members. The (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 22/09/2020
GFF forms procurement committee for women’s football
Following the disbursement of the Fifa Covid-19 Relief Support Fund to the football family (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
Parliament can make amendments to the Constitution Of The Republic of The Gambia, 2020 (Promulgation) (...)
By Toney F Mendy At the heart of this conclusion is the fact, however unattractive it may (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
Letters : Our parliamentarians are playing with fire – this draft must pass!
Dear editor, After watching parts of the debate proceedings of the draft constitution in the (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
EU, US, UK URGE NAMS TO OKAY BILL
By Omar Bah The EU Delegation, the United States Embassy, the British High Commission and the (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
Police question woman who ‘insulted’ UDP leader
By Omar Bah The police spokesperson has confirmed to The Standard that officers at Kairaba (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
National Assembly under scrutiny over handling of Draft Constitution
The whole country was watching with anxiety and trepidation about the debate in the National (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
GAF creates 2 more battalions to deal with bloated ranks
The Gambia Armed Forces is currently struggling with bloated ranks, one of many problems (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
No date yet for school reopening – MoBSE
The Minister of Basic and Secondary Education has clarified that there has not been any (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
GFA party urges NAMs to put country first
The Gambia For All party last night issued a press statement adding its voice to the mass of (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
22 tour operators expected if…
By Tabora Bojang As The Gambia moves closer to the reopening of the airport for the new tourist (...)[The Standard] 22/09/2020
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Gambia: Barrow Assures 2021 Presidential Election Will Hold
[The Point] President of The Republic of The Gambia Adama Barrow has assured deputies that the 2021 general elections...
Gambian GDP growth to decline from 6 to 2 pct due to COVID-19: president
BANJUL, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The Gambian President Adama Barrow told lawmakers on Thursday that the coronavirus pandemic...
[The Africa news] 17/09/2020
The rise of Africa’s new ‘old men’
When Presidents Yahya Jammeh of Gambia, Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe and Omar al-Bashir of Sudan were brought down within a...
[The Africa Report] 17/09/2020
The Gambia expresses dismay over U.S. sanctions on ICC officials
BANJUL, Sept. 5 (Xinhua) -- The Gambian government expressed its dismay on Saturday over the U.S. government's decision...
[The Africa news] 05/09/2020
Gambia: EU Rejects Sanctions Against Gambian ICC Prosecutor
[The Point] The European Union (EU) alongside other prominent European countries including the UK have unanimously...
Gambia: FIFA President Sends Condolence On Late Gambia Captain
[The Point] Following the passing away of former Real De Banjul FC and Scorpions Captain Papa Sarr Corr, which sad event...
Gambia: Market Vendors May Strike Over Covid-19 Restrictions
[The Point] According to information reaching The Point, the women vendors within the Serrekunda and Brikama markets may...
Gambia: Waa Banjul FC Recognised for Nurturing Astounding Players
[The Point] Waa Banjul Football Club is known for nurturing astonishing players in Banjul.
Gambia: On NHRC Task Force to Tackle Caste System in Gambia!
[The Point] Following their recent recommendation to government to take urgent action to address caste system in the...
The Gambia lifts quarantine regulation for flight passengers
BANJUL, Sept. 4 (Xinhua) -- The Gambia's Ministry of Tourism announced Friday that flight passengers will no longer be...
[The Africa news] 04/09/2020
ICC pushes back against U.S. sanctions decision
The International Criminal Court based in The Hague has condemned a United States decision to impose economic sanctions...
[Africa Times] 03/09/2020
Gambian ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda Sanctioned by the USA
On Wednesday, the United States announced sanctions against Fatou Bensouda — the International Criminal Court...