Gambia

SGBV: NGO Blames Incidence on Citizens' Poor Knowl

Thursday, September 1, 2022
High rate of gender based violence in Ebonyi State has been blamed on citizens 39; low awareness about the availability and content of the Ebonyi Violence Against Persons Prohibition, (VAPP) law. A Nongovernmental organisation, Women Rights and Health Project, WRAHP, made the observation on Tues ...

Cpj Urges Gambia Authorities To Prioritize Legal Reforms, Accountability For Cri

Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Abuja, June 29, 2022 ndash; Gambian authorities should adopt the reforms recommended by the country rsquo;s Truth, Reconciliation, and Reparations Commission (TRRC) mdash;including ensuring journalists are not prosecuted for sedition mdash;work to swiftly hold former President Yahya Jammeh and memb ...

Post-Election Seminar With The National Assembly Of The Gambia

Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Following parliamentary elections on April 9, 2022, The Gambia elected new parliamentary assembly to legislate the second term of President Adama Barrow 39;s tenure. The Commonwealth parliamentary Association based in the United Kingdom with their partners, the Westminster Foundation for Democracy ...

President Adama Barrow Appoints Dr. Mrs. Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay As Gambian Am

Saturday, June 4, 2022
President Adama Barrow of The Gambia has continued in his drive to get the best hands available to serve in his second term in office as he settles down. The recent appointment of the Former Speaker of the Gambia National Assembly, Dr. Mrs. Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay as Gambia rsquo;s New Ambassador t ...

Dr. Shaikha Fatimah Tagwai Aji Endorses "The Gambia Voice Business Summit & Awar

Saturday, April 16, 2022
Dr. Shaikha Fatimah Tagwai Aji is a medical professional of high reputation. She has over the years galvanized economic support to advance the course of Africa through her businesses and organizations. From her base in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, she has thrown her weight behind the upcoming event ...

The Gambia Adopts Ecowas Approved Minimum Energy Performance Standards And Train

Tuesday, March 22, 2022
ECREEE Banjul, The Gambia 18TH March 2022 The National Electrotechnical Committee (NEC) of the Gambia - a body established to promote Quality Assurance has reviewed and adopted the ECOWAS Approved Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) on Energy Effi ...

President Muhammadu Buhari Departs To Gambia Today For The Inauguration Of Presi

Wednesday, January 19, 2022
President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja today for Banjul, Republic of The Gambia, to attend the inauguration of Gambian President, Adama Barrow, following his re-election for a second term. On the invitation of his host, President Buhari will be Special Guest of Honour at the ceremonies to b ...

Gambian Presidential Election “transparent” As Marbles Make Democracy Count, Say

Monday, December 6, 2021
The unique but customary way Gambians cast their votes in the 2021 presidential election did not hinder transparency, according to Commonwealth observers. Issuing the Group rsquo;s interim statement in Banjul, Chairperson former President of Nigeria, HE Olusegun Obasanjo said: ldquo;The Gambia r ...

Former President Of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo To Head Commonwealth Observation O

Friday, November 19, 2021
Former President of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo will lead a Commonwealth team tasked with observing The Gambia rsquo;s Presidential Election scheduled for 4 December 2021. Following an invitation from the Independent Electoral Commission of The Gambia, and the visit of a pre-election assessment tea ...

Together We Can Fight Covid-19 — Mamina Bojang, Deputy Matron, The Gambia

Sunday, July 5, 2020
Tell us a bit about yourself? My name is Mamina Bojang and I am the Deputy Matron at the Medical Research Council at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the Gambia. I was born in Foni Bondali district in the west coast region 49 years ago. My occupation is nursing, and m ...
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