September 09

  • Gambia: Sifoe Pound Tanji to Rule Kombo South

    The Point

    Sifoe on Saturday beat Tanji 1-0 in a tightly contested final played at Jambanjelly football field to retain Kombo South District's biggest prestigious football competition title... Read more »

  • Gambia: Draft National Sports Bill Validated

    The Point

    The Minister of Youth and Sports, Alieu K. Jammeh, yesterday presided over the validation of the Draft National Sports Bill at the Friendship Hotel at the Independence Stadium in... Read more »

  • Gambia: Gambian Delegation Returns From Youth Games

    Daily Observer

    Two Gambian youth athletes in the persons of Alieu Joof and Fanta Mbye have returned from the second Youth Olympics Summer Games in China. Read more »

  • Gambia: Violence Breaks in Manjai After Nawettan Game

    Daily Observer

    The conclusion of a Nawettan game in Manjai Kunda turned ugly on Sunday when violence broke out at the end of Kololi Central's 3-0 thumping of Atletico Manjai at the Father Gough... Read more »

  • Gambia: Kunkujang Beat Banjulinding to Rule Kombo North

    Daily Observer

    Kunkujang United defeated Banjulinding United 2-1 in the finals of the Kombo North District Sports Committee football competition played on Sunday at the Sanna Jatta memorial field... Read more »

  • Gambia: K.S Trading Wins, Milan Fc Held

    Daily Observer

    K.S Trading, formerly called BB Rovers Saturday defeated Culture FC 1-0 in the Serekunda East Nawettan competition as the group stage enters the second installment of matches at... Read more »

  • Gambia: Rlg FC Fined for Violating Rules, Player Banned for Season

    Daily Observer

    The executive committee of Serekunda West Sports Organisation (SWESO) has fined Rlg Football Club an amount of D750 for what the committee described as a gross violation of the... Read more »

  • Gambia: MJ Finance, Others Dominate in Beach Volleyball Championship

    Daily Observer

    The MJ Finance volleyball team continuous to impress at the ongoing beach volleyball championship at the Pocoloco Beach with yet another victory as the competition enters its... Read more »

  • Gambia: Transparency, Accountability Tops Draft Sports Bill

    Daily Observer

    The Youth and Sports minister, Hon. Alieu Kebba Jammeh has said that the issues of governance, transparency, and accountability will be key in the new National Sports draft bill,... Read more »

  • Gambia: Cricket Association Organises Level Two Coaching Course

    Daily Observer

    The Gambia Cricket Association (GCA) recently organised a three-day Level 2 coaching course in the country in which nine coaches who had earlier attained the Level 1 certificate... Read more »

  • Gambia: Lang Conteh's Theft Case Suffers Set Back

    Daily Observer

    Police prosecutor, A. Faye, on Monday applied, in pursuance to Section 226 of the criminal procedure code for an adjournment in the ongoing criminal trial involving the state... Read more »

  • Gambia: Youna Alkalo Acquitted, Discharged

    Daily Observer

    The Banjul Magistrates' Court, presided by Magistrate Muhammed Krubally, on Monday acquitted and discharged one Alhagie Juldeh Bah, the alkalo of Youna village, in the Kombo North... Read more »

  • Gambia: Cadi Panel Emphasises Document Proofs in Court Cases

    Daily Observer

    Three-member panel of Cadi at the Kanifing Magistrates' Court, presided over by Alhaji Tijan Kah, has placed emphasis on the need for litigants to be always ready and be mindful in... Read more »

  • Gambia: Defence Continues Cross-Examination in CFAO Fraudsters' Case

    Daily Observer

    Lawyer Moses Johnson Richards, the defence counsel for the first accused person, Bintou Jallow, former treasurer of CFAO company, on Monday continued the cross-examination of ASP... Read more »

  • Gambia: President on Kanilai Farms' Role in National Development

    Daily Observer

    The president of the Republic and commander-in-chief of the Gambia Armed Forces, H.E. Sheikh Prof. Alh. Dr Yahya Jammeh Nasirul Deen Babili Mansa, has highlighted the significant... Read more »

  • Gambia: Prosecution Changes Application in Mambanyick Njie's Trial

    Daily Observer

    Police prosecutor 1st Class Alieu Faye, on Monday applied to rely on the prosecution's evidence before the Banjul Magistrates' Court, presided over by Magistrate Lamin Mbaye Snr,... Read more »

  • Gambia: KNF, KEYCDA Commemorate International Youth Day

    Daily Observer

    Kaira Nyining Federation (KNF), a ChildFund-affiliated federation, in collaboration with Kombo East Youth and Children Development Alliance (KEYCDA) on Saturday commemorated the... Read more »

  • Gambia: PCYCDA Summer Classes Wrap Up

    Daily Observer

    The Penyem Clusters Youth and Children Development Association (PCYCDA) under Samasang, Childfund-affiliated federation, over the weekend concluded its 2014 month long summer... Read more »

  • Gambia: Midfielder Ernest Chika Leaves Red Scorpions

    Daily Observer

    The Gambia national first division women champions Red Scorpions are parting ways with one of their long serving servant, Ernest Chika, who is set to return to her home land this... Read more »



September 08

  • Gambia: A Show of Solidarity [editorial]

    Daily Observer

    The massive response to President Jammeh's clarion call for people to go back to the land has indeed been heeded to. It is quite evident in the large number of volunteers who storm... Read more »

  • Gambia: APC Party Gambia Branch Elects Basse Chairman

    The Point

    The Gambia branch of the All People's Congress (APC), the ruling party in Sierra Leone, has elected a young and vibrant chairman for its Basse wing of the party. Read more »

  • Gambia: Community of Jakoi Sibirik Embarks On Tree Planting Exercise in WCR

    The Point

    The Community of Jakoi Sibirik in Foni Bintang Karanai, in collaboration with the department of forestry, over the weekend planted over 2,000 varieties of trees in their community... Read more »

  • Gambia: WCR TAC Members Sensitised Ahead of Forthcoming Polio Campaign

    The Point

    The Health Education Unit, under the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Friday held a day's sensitization forum on the forthcoming polio campaign for Technical Advisory... Read more »

  • Africa: ITC Increases Livestock Productivity in West Africa, Says Agric Minister

    The Point

    Agriculture minister Solomon Owens has hailed the International Trypanotolerance Centre (ITC) for its contribution to increasing livestock productivity in the sub-region. Read more »

  • Gambia: Thousands More Throng Jammeh's Farms

    Daily Observer

    Thousands of Gambians continue to respond positively to the broad appeal launched by the head of state, H.E. Sheikh Prof. Alh. Dr. Yahya Jammeh Nasirul Deen Babili Mansa for more... Read more »

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