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Works Minister Denies Any Deal On Banjul Seaportand maintenance dredging, rehabilitation container terminal, head office for th
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and maintenance dredging, rehabilitation container terminal, head office for the port authority, and pile repairing for Banjul Wharf. However, other ideas being considered is the relocation of the ports to coasts of Tanji to enable deep sea... Read more
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Gambia/Liberia: Liberian Champions Sign Trio Gambiansafter signing three Gambian players. The players were approached by Liscr's Gam
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after signing three Gambian players. The players were approached by Liscr's Gambian coach Tapha Manneh who's on holiday in Banjul. The trio, Arona Jabang, Adama Sabally and ex-Brikama United's winger Bully Drammeh, are signed from Real de Banjul... Read more
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Former Mayor of Banjul Speaks to JournalistsThe Former Mayor of Banjul, Pa Sallah Jeng, told the Local press yesterday, tha
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The Former Mayor of Banjul, Pa Sallah Jeng, told the Local press yesterday, that he has returned home to join the political arena and run for the Mayoral Election in Banjul, as demanded by his supporters, sympathisers, friends and well-wishers. The... Read more
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Ousman Sillah On Banjul, Youth Employment, Reforms, Dock Workers, NAWEC, .."The physical condition of Banjul presents the current dispensation government
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"The physical condition of Banjul presents the current dispensation government with an opportunity to kill two birds with one stone and that isby investing in fixing the appalling road, drainage and sewerage conditions of the city and thereby... Read more
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Wuli East NAM Harps On NEMA Kunku, Farato Madina Electricity, Water Crisiswith what the member for Wuli East said as 'quite' true. He said the boreholes
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with what the member for Wuli East said as 'quite' true. He said the boreholes that produce water for the Greater Banjul area are all located in his constituency. He said the water is sent to the treatment plant before being supplied to... Read more
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BYC and Liscr Sign Additional PlayersWednesday confirmed the signing of three players including Arona Jabang, Bully
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Wednesday confirmed the signing of three players including Arona Jabang, Bully Drammeh and Adama Sabally, all from Real De Banjul in The Gambia. According to LISCR FC, the signing of the three foreign players is part of the team's preparation ahead... Read more
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Minister Decries Human-Vultures At the AirportWhile travelling from Banjul airport recently, Tourism Minister Hamat Bah, said
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While travelling from Banjul airport recently, Tourism Minister Hamat Bah, said he counted what could be likened to 23 human-vultures at the foot of the aircraft, who were waiting on disembarking passengers. "The last time I returned to the country,... Read more
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Farm Watchman Found Dead in Nemakunkuthe Fire and Rescue Services, removed the lifeless body and later took it to th
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the Fire and Rescue Services, removed the lifeless body and later took it to the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital in Banjul. The operations and finance manager of Radvile Farm, Sulayman Mboge, confirmed that the deceased was working at... Read more
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Farato Protesters Appear in CourtThe trial of ten accused persons on eleven Criminal Charges began at the High C
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The trial of ten accused persons on eleven Criminal Charges began at the High Court in Banjul on Monday, October 9th 2017. The accused persons are charged in relation to the violence that erupted in Farato village, Kombo South District in the West... Read more
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Banjul North Nam Asks for Timeframe On Constitutional ReviewOusman Sillah, National Assembly Member for Banjul North, during question time
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Ousman Sillah, National Assembly Member for Banjul North, during question time on Friday 29th September 2017, asked the Attorney General and Minister of Justice: "How soon is the executive committed in causing a review of the Constitution of... Read more
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NAMs On Youth Employmentdevelopment. The Minister answered supplementary questions received from membe
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development. The Minister answered supplementary questions received from members of Lower Niumi, Lower Baddibu, Sandu, Kantora, Busumbala, Upper Saloum, Janjanbureh, Latrikunda and Banjul North constituencies and also from nomina... Read more
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Justice Minister Explains Membership Terms for TRRCrights violations in the country. Mr. Tambadou was speaking to journalists yes
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rights violations in the country. Mr. Tambadou was speaking to journalists yesterday, 9th October 2017, at his office in Banjul. He said, "all members of the Commission shall be Gambian Nationals of the highest standard of integrity; that all... Read more
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Confirmed - Scorpions to Face E/Guinea in Friendlylast two FIFA windows because of the heavy financial demands of such matches. I
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last two FIFA windows because of the heavy financial demands of such matches. In fact, the National Women U-17 Team left Banjul yesterday for Sierra Leone where they will entertain their hosts in the qualifiers of the FIFA U-17 Women World Cup,... Read more
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Two Senior Lawyers ChargedBy Rose Zahra Gomez and Fatou B Cham Two senior lawyers are facing 4 criminal
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By Rose Zahra Gomez and Fatou B Cham Two senior lawyers are facing 4 criminal charges at the Banjul Magistrates' Court. Lawyers Bory S. Touray and Cherno Marena are facing charges with relations to an alleged registration of a 'deed of gift' at the... Read more
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Immigration Officers Train On Investigationa two-week training to enhance their knowledge on investigation and legal matte
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a two-week training to enhance their knowledge on investigation and legal matters, at the Immigration Department in Banjul. The training was targeted at intelligence officers of the Gambia Immigration Department, aimed at building their... Read more
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Commission of Inquiry to Sit for Extra Six Monthssix months from the date of expiry of the first three months," the minister sai
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six months from the date of expiry of the first three months," the minister said at a press conference at his office in Banjul yesterday. The extension of the mandate, he said, is due to the emergence of new evidences, which made it mandatory... Read more
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Gambia to Get 10 5-Star Hotels, Create 10,000 Jobs in 18 Monthsits first tourism flight yesterday, and stakeholders converged in a meeting to
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its first tourism flight yesterday, and stakeholders converged in a meeting to frankly discuss about the operations of the Banjul International Airport, which they consider as crucial to the entire sector's growth. "For 52 years, we have been... Read more
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Welcome Foreign Minister of Senegalfrom his president, marks another milestone in further cementing the existing d
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from his president, marks another milestone in further cementing the existing diplomatic and sisterly relationships between Banjul and Dakar. Is a good practice that the Gambian and Senegalese authorities meet to discuss ways and means of... Read more
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Gambia Celebrating the International Day of the Midwife October 2017 Gambia Needs Urgently More Midwives Than Ever Beforemidwives available. You can find further information about Midwifery at the "S
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midwives available. You can find further information about Midwifery at the "School of Nursing and Midwifery in Banjul", send e-mail to azadehhassanmd10@gmail.com or send text to 002207774469/3774469 Author DR AZADEH Senior Lecturer at... Read more
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Senegalese Foreign Minister Due in Banjul TodayAdama Barrow. The foreign minister's visit would further strengthen bilateral
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Adama Barrow. The foreign minister's visit would further strengthen bilateral cooperation and good neighbourliness between Banjul and Dakar, as well as enhance collaboration in the areas of security, trade, free movement of goods, among other... Read more
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Gambia Parliamentarians Express Views During Adjournment Debatebecause the quantity of fish in the country is very low. He said there is need
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because the quantity of fish in the country is very low. He said there is need to have river transportation that will link Banjul to Basse and also Kiang and Badibou. He urged the Foreign Ministry to be wise in its way of entering into bilateral... Read more
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Super Nawettan - Can Gunjur Plot a Back-Back?All roads led to South Coast last year this time when Gunjur gunned down City B
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All roads led to South Coast last year this time when Gunjur gunned down City Boys Banjul to grab the FIB sponsored Super Nawettan title that has until 2016, stayed within the Greater Banjul area. A last-gasp spot-kick driven home by a certain... Read more
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Mosque Closed By Former President, Reopensimpasse. The reopening of the mosque is said to be the decision of President Ad
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impasse. The reopening of the mosque is said to be the decision of President Adama Barrow. The move was welcomed by Banjulians and the Mauritanian Community residing in the city. The Mauritanian community were the original occupants of the... Read more
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State Prosecutes 3 People On 7 Criminal CountsEnsa Jesus Jatta, the former Inspector General of Police. The matter is before
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Ensa Jesus Jatta, the former Inspector General of Police. The matter is before Principal Magistrate, Isatou Janneh-Njie of Banjul Magistrates Court and the state prosecutor is L. Jarju whilst the defendants' counsel is lawyer Pa harry Jammeh. The... Read more
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APRC Supporters' Solidarity March Following Arrest of Party LeaderIt was exactly 1pm yesterday, when APRC militants held a solidarity march in Ba
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It was exactly 1pm yesterday, when APRC militants held a solidarity march in Banjul, following the arrest of their party leader, Fabakary Tombong Jatta. The militants had banners bearing the words: 'FTJ. You will never walk alone.' The militants... Read more
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44 Police Officers ElevatedSuperintendent of Police ((SP, ASP). The colorful ceremony took place at the m
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Superintendent of Police ((SP, ASP). The colorful ceremony took place at the main Police Headquarters conference hall in Banjul, where four of the officers were promoted to the rank of SP and the other forty to ASP. Among the promoted officers... Read more
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GCVHRV Give Financial Support to Families of Human Rights Violationsare addressed. According to him, there are victims that require medical suppor
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are addressed. According to him, there are victims that require medical support and last April, the Turkish Embassy in Banjul offered 9 free medical programs to some of the victims but unfortunately one passed away. He added that government... Read more
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Justice Ministry Receive Materials From Turkish EmbassyThe Turkish Embassy in Banjul on Tuesday, 3 October 2017, donated 10 computers,
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The Turkish Embassy in Banjul on Tuesday, 3 October 2017, donated 10 computers, printers and sets of power backups to the Ministry of Justice. The equipment was received by the Justice Minister, Aboubacarr Tambadou, on behalf of his ministry. The... Read more
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Liberia/Gambia: Liscr FC Coach Certificated in GambiaFriendship Hostel in Bakau, Gambia. According to Gambian sports journalist Lam
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Friendship Hostel in Bakau, Gambia. According to Gambian sports journalist Lamin Del Fadera of Afri radio (107.6 FM) in Banjul, the president of the Gambia Football Coaches Association, Pa Suwareh Faye, said the association is proud of coach... Read more
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EU Election Observation Mission Report Part 1initially sworn in to office at the Gambian Embassy in Dakar, Senegal, on 19 Ja
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initially sworn in to office at the Gambian Embassy in Dakar, Senegal, on 19 January and was inaugurated a month later in Banjul. A government was then formed integrating representatives of the Coalition 2016. The National Assembly is comprised... Read more
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Gambian Charitable Foundation Donates Surgical Equipment to Brikama District Hospitala former Community Health Nurse now based in Alaska, United States. Brikama li
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a former Community Health Nurse now based in Alaska, United States. Brikama lies some 35 km south of The Gambia's capital Banjul, serving the entire West Coast Region, apparently the biggest region in the country with a population of 699, 704... Read more
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Yahya Jammeh Sold Kairaba Hotel to Ma Kharafi, Coordinator Tells Commissionwas Captain Sulayman Jammeh, who testified and told the commission that he is s
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was Captain Sulayman Jammeh, who testified and told the commission that he is still serving the Gambia Armed Forces in Banjul. According to him, he was at some point stationed at Basse and has served for 18 years in the army. But Jammeh said... Read more
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Woman Celebrates 100th BirthdayAlice was born in Buckle Street in a Bungalow during the colonial era in the la
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Alice was born in Buckle Street in a Bungalow during the colonial era in the late nineteen hundreds, where Trust Bank in Banjul is now located. She was brought up by her grandmother because her parents died early during the influenza epidemic of... Read more
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Maiden Press Briefing By Ministry of AgricultureMinistry of Agriculture on Tuesday 26th September 2017, held it's first press b
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Ministry of Agriculture on Tuesday 26th September 2017, held it's first press briefing at the Ministry's conference hall in Banjul. During the press briefing, the Minister of Agriculture Omar Amadou Jallow, told the Agricultural Project Director... Read more
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IHRDA ExposesIntelligence Officers On Human Rights Conceptshuman rights and shun exercising excesses," he advised officers. The training
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human rights and shun exercising excesses," he advised officers. The training project is funded by the British Embassy in Banjul with the view of building the capacity of the SIS officers in a professional way with maximum respect for human rights... Read more
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League Professionalization Can Put to Check Back Way Syndrome - Ebou Fayemigrants some of them footballers in Europe, according to a recent Internationa
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migrants some of them footballers in Europe, according to a recent International Organisation for Migration's study. But Banjul United's manager Ebou Faye believes the syndrome of footballers resorting to the perilous journey by boat could be put... Read more
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How the Back-Way Depleted Teams of Playerssingle game in the country's lower division after all its player made the exodu
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single game in the country's lower division after all its player made the exodus. The worst to be pinched by this has been Banjul United, who lost practically an entire 25-man squad. The club's production line suffered leading to a can of dismal... Read more
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GPA MD Disclosed Numerous Debts Owed Them (GNPC, YDE & KFF Main Debtorshe said was the sum of D383, 365.00 owned by the companies of the former presid
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he said was the sum of D383, 365.00 owned by the companies of the former president for the crossing services at the Barra - Banjul terminal. Commission Counsel Amie Bensouda, applied to tender all the documents indicating debts owed to the GPA... Read more
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Gambia Quest Formula for Afcon Debut Qualificationfixtures in June 2017, in Cotonou. The Gambia needs to beat Algeria in their s
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fixtures in June 2017, in Cotonou. The Gambia needs to beat Algeria in their second group fixtures in March 2018 in Banjul, after the Squirrels' loss in their opening qualifier encounter to search for a formula for their qualification to the... Read more
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GFF Mourns Scorpions' No 1 Fanon Monday September 25 and immediately spread across all spheres of people's li
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
on Monday September 25 and immediately spread across all spheres of people's lives from the main referral hospital in Banjul, where his untimely death had been announced. In a swift reaction to this sad news, GFF's President LaminKabba Bajo,... Read more
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Rights Activist Gathers Evidences Against Jammehand Human Rights Watch facilitated what he called "a very positive meeting" bet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
and Human Rights Watch facilitated what he called "a very positive meeting" between the victims of Habra and Jammeh in Banjul. It was inspiring for Gambian victims to hear how the Chadian victims overcame obstacles they encountered in bringing... Read more
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State Intelligence Officers Trained On Human Rightsshould be noted that this human rights capacity building program for the SIS is
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should be noted that this human rights capacity building program for the SIS is funded by the British Embassy in Banjul. It will include a second training workshop for another set of officers and will facilitate the participation of two... Read more
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'The National Assembly Does Not Work in Isolation' - Speakera press briefing on the 2017-2018 session of the National Assembly Oversight Co
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a press briefing on the 2017-2018 session of the National Assembly Oversight Committee, at the National Assembly complex in Banjul. The purpose of the press briefing is to inform all and sundry that the national assembly through various standing... Read more
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GFF to Conduct Summer Camp for High School StudentsSang Ndong, the national and some regional coaches. The campers are drawn from
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Sang Ndong, the national and some regional coaches. The campers are drawn from senior secondary schools in the Greater Banjul Area, (Banjul, Kanifing Municipal Council and West Coast Region). According to Matarr Mboge the under U-17 coach,... Read more
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Truck Drivers Decry Poor Garage Conditionssaid the union has collected a lot of money from them though duty payment and t
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said the union has collected a lot of money from them though duty payment and they also give tips if trucks are loaded from Banjul; that this tip is sometimes paid in CFA by foreign vehicles. Mr. Mbake said a lot of money is put in the coffers of... Read more
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Former President's Brother Transferred Second Time As His Unlawful Detention Continuessources confirmed to Foroyaa. Sources indicated that Capt. Jammeh who was unde
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sources confirmed to Foroyaa. Sources indicated that Capt. Jammeh who was under detention at the Navy Headquarters in Banjul for nearly two months, was picked up and then led into a military vehicle and driven to Yundum Barracks to continue... Read more
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Real De Banjul's President Rubbishes 'Malicious and False Claims'"Real De Banjul Football Club would like to categorically refute the MALICIOUS
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"Real De Banjul Football Club would like to categorically refute the MALICIOUS and FALSE claim by some Football Stakeholders on Sunday 17th September 2017, saying the Gambia Football Federation spent D1,000,000.00 on Real de Banjul's CAF Champions... Read more
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We Are Going By Calendar, Says GFF Prexygoverning body is going by its calendar. Bajo made these remarks during an int
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
governing body is going by its calendar. Bajo made these remarks during an interview with reporters during the 2017 Banjul nawetan league final between Lancaster United FC and Makan Bi FC, played at the Banjul KG5 Mini Stadium on... Read more
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UK Parliamentarians to Induct Gambian MPsUK Members of Parliament (MPs) and other officials will be inducting the new pa
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UK Members of Parliament (MPs) and other officials will be inducting the new parliament of The Gambia in Banjul this week. The induction is necessitated by the fact that 90 per cent of the National Assembly Members (NAMs) are newly elected. The... Read more
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Ministers, Governors Appear At Janneh CommissionMr. Ceesay. She said the money was given to them when one of the governors sugg
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Mr. Ceesay. She said the money was given to them when one of the governors suggested for other regions to benefit from what Banjul and Kanifing Municipality were enjoying, i.e. selling of meat at a cheaper rate during the holy month of... Read more
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