Gambia

June 27, 2022

Gambia: Working Group On Timber Exportation Meets VP Joof

The working group is headed by the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Mrs. Rohey John Manjang and other security apparatus.
June 27, 2022

Gambia: Dem Positive Enrolment Will Smoothen Cash Transfer

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.
June 27, 2022

Gambia: Award Winning Migration Reporter Thanks the Point

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.
June 27, 2022

Gambia: Barrow Appoints New Minister of Communication And Digital Economy

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.
June 27, 2022

Gambia: NPP Cleans Banjul

Militants of the National People's Party (NPP) led by President Adama Barrow on Saturday 25 June embarked on cleansing exercise around the city of Banjul.
June 27, 2022

Gambia: WoJAG Training On Women and Children Wraps up

The Women Journalists Association of The Gambia (WoJAG) on Thursday concluded a 2-day training workshop on Women and Children Reporting for 30 women journalists.
June 27, 2022

Gambia: Ex- Dictator in Contact With the ICC

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... "
June 27, 2022

Gambia: 'Gambia Financial Sector Remains Stable and Resilient'

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.
June 27, 2022

Gambian Takes Command of NATO's Allied Forces

Lt. Col Ebrima F. M'bai of the U.S. Army took over the command of NATO's allied forces South Battalion Command in Naples, Italy on 22nd June, The Point has been informed
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