August 29

  • Gambia: Campaign Against Illegal Migration Reaches Rural Gambia

    Daily Observer

    The campaign against the mass exodus of Gambian youth trying to reach Europe through deserts and high seas has been intensified with the latest targeting rural youth, majority of... Read more »

  • Gambia: Demba Savage Winner Sends HJK Into Europe

    Daily Observer

    Gambian forward Demba Savage scored the all-important goal as HJK Helsinki moved into the group stages of the UEFA Europa League with a 5-4 aggregate defeat of Rapid Vienna in the... Read more »

  • Gambia: Tribute Song for Late MJ Released [opinion]

    Daily Observer

    He has gone but his image and good deeds will forever linger in the minds and hearts of his close friends and relatives. He is one youngster who virtually worked with majority of... Read more »

  • Gambia: GIEPA, EIF Train Farmers on Cashew Apple Processing

    Daily Observer

    The Gambia Investment and Promotion Agency (GIEPA), in partnership with the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) project of the Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and... Read more »

  • Gambia: Beauty in Business - Senegambia Actress Picks Lanfa Award

    Daily Observer

    If there is any formidable cum phenomenal actress in her own rights in Senegambia in 2014, certainly it will be Binta Gouiaby. The Senegambia born Hollywood actress has indeed made... Read more »

  • Gambia: CRR Regional Health Team on Ebola Updates

    Daily Observer

    The Regional Health Team of Central River Region (CRR) recently held a daylong sensitisation forum for stakeholders and the Regional Rapid Response Team on the updates of Ebola at... Read more »

  • Gambia: Kerr Gi Family Drops New Single

    Daily Observer

    Gambia's upcoming stars Kerr Gi has released a new single on August 24th 2014, entitled 'Teranga' as part of their promotions songs for their upcoming mixtape' Natalu'. Teranga is... Read more »

  • Gambia: Premier Games Boosts Five Nawettan Teams

    Daily Observer

    Premier Games, an entertainment and sports betting company in The Gambia on Wednesday donated football equipment, among them sets of jerseys, footballs, boots and other materials... Read more »

  • Gambia: 12 Gambians to Undergo Turkey Medical Training

    Daily Observer

    Four Gambian doctors and eight nurses will undergo a three-week medical training programme in Turkey, starting from September 8, the trans-continental nation's Embassy in Banjul... Read more »

  • Gambia: Defence Continues Cross-Examination in Waa Juwara, Co Trial

    Daily Observer

    Lawyer A. Sissoho, the defence lawyer of the second accused, Hamildou Jallow in the criminal trial involving the state against him, and two others namely; Lamin Waa Juwara, the... Read more »

  • Gambia: LRR, CRR Volunteers Ready for Jammeh's Farms

    Daily Observer

    Scores of volunteers from the Lower and Central River Regions are this weekend expected to descend on the farms belonging to the head of state and number one farmer, His Excellency... Read more »

  • Gambia: American National Convicted for Economic Crime

    Daily Observer

    Magistrate Lamin Mbaye Snr of the Banjul Magistrates' Court on Wednesday convicted and sentenced George Epps, an American national to pay a fine of D150, 312 plus D66, 115 in... Read more »

  • Gambia: Dramatic Finale as Pakfood Pegged Back From 3-0 Lead

    Daily Observer

    It was a dramatic final to a game briefly disrupted by heavy rains and windstorm of Wednesday when Brusubi Pakfood was pegged back from 3-0 up in the second half to draw 3-3 with... Read more »

  • Gambia: U.S.-Based Rapper Drops New Single

    Daily Observer

    Gambian US based rap star -Ooz has dropped a new single-'Ma Last'. The single, according to the Gambian star, is from his upcoming EP, Short Days Long Nights II set to be released... Read more »

  • Gambia: Normalisation Committee Clears the Air

    The Point

    The Normalisation Committee (NC) of the Gambia Football Federation late Wednesday evening issued a press release that seeks to clarify an earlier release published in the local... Read more »



August 28

  • Gambia: The Gambia's Democratic Space 'Constricted, Restricted and Shrinking' Ahead of 2016 Polls [analysis]

    IPS

    With the approach of the Gambia's 2016 presidential elections, which will see President Yahya Jammeh seek re-election for a fifth, five-year tenure, more than a dozen opposition... Read more »

  • Gambia: The Hajj to Mecca [editorial]

    Daily Observer

    Hajj or the journey to the Holy Land of Mecca is one of the most revered among the Islamic pillars. Tens of millions of Muslims, both within and outside the Arab world, dream of... Read more »

  • Gambia: We Welcome the New Rent Tribunal Bill [editorial]

    The Point

    We understand that the new Rent Tribunal Bill passed by the National Assembly meeting in Banjul this week was "designed to introduce a new legal regime for the regulation of rent... Read more »

  • Gambia: Senegalese Navy Vessel Visits Banjul Seaport

    The Point

    A Senegalese Navy vessel docked at Banjul port is on a mission to strengthen the bilateral relationship, through reinforcing military cooperation. The vessel was built in France,... Read more »

  • Gambia: Tostan Gambia, Senegal Vow to Curb FGC

    Daily Observer

    As the struggle to end Female Genital Cutting (FGC) gains momentum, Tostan Gambia and Senegal, an international NGO operating within the two countries have committed themselves... Read more »

  • Gambia: Assembly Adjourns Sine Die

    Daily Observer

    Lawmakers on Tuesday adjourned Sine Die the National Assembly session with a long debate that touched on various issues of national development. Read more »

  • Gambia: Former Gambian Diplomat to Vie for GFF Presidency

    Daily Observer

    Career Gambian diplomat and former minister, Lamin Kaba Bajo is one of the candidates proposed for next month's Gambia Football Federation presidential elections as nomination for... Read more »

  • Gambia: Veep Heads Gambian Delegation to Turkey Prexy's Inauguration

    Daily Observer

    The vice president and Women's Affairs minister has headed a strong delegation dispatched by the Gambian leader, His Excellency Sheikh Prof. Alh. Dr. Alhaji Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh... Read more »

  • Gambia: Farmers Trained On Field Crop Production, Others

    Daily Observer

    The Regional Agricultural Directorate in the Central River Region (CRR) north recently held an innovation training platform on field crop production and group management, in order... Read more »

  • Gambia: 'Gambian Economy Doing Well Despite Global Challenges'

    Daily Observer

    The Finance and Economic Affairs minister has asserted that the Gambian economy is doing well despite global challenges, saying it is resilient to adapt and to respond to any... Read more »

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