Ousman Dem, Social and Behavioural Change Communication (SBCC) Program Manager for the National Nutrition Agency (NaNA) has said that the enrolment of beneficiaries for the Nafa Program will ensure a successful and effective cash transfer, as issues such as the verification of mobile numbers and date of births will be addressed.
Sanna Camara, an independent journalist and contributing editor to The Point has thanked the paper and its publishers for the opportunity to publish his works that were among 9 news reports recognised by IOM on Thursday, 23rd June 2022.
Press Release - State House, Banjul, 24thJune 2022: The General Public is hereby informed that His Excellency President Adama Barrow in exercise of the powers conferred on him under Sections 71(1) and 71(3) of the Constitution of the Republic of The Gambia, has appointed Mr Ousman A. Bah as Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, effective Friday, 24th June 2022.
Yahya Jammeh, ex-Gambian dictator who ruled the country with an iron fist for 22-years is "currently in touch with the International Criminal Court (ICC) in relation to serious allegations of human rights violations including murders, extra judicial killings, disappearances and tortures... "
The deputy governor of the Central Bank of the Gambia, Paul Mendy, has said that in 2020, GDP grew by 0.6% and in 2021 it was estimated to have grown by 4.3%. However, he added that the financial sector remains stable and resilient, with robust liquidity and capital adequacy ratios.