News from AllAfrica on GAMBIA

tips on searching



Visit AfricaFocus Bookshop US | UK

News from AllAfrica
   More: Gambia Press Releases from APO | Gambia background links

2016-09-28 Super Nawettan Draw Held
[The Point] The draw for the 2016 Super Nawettan was held yesterday at the Gambia Football Federation Secretariat in Kanifing Layout.

2016-09-28 Seaview Upset Brusubi Takaful to Reach Sukuta Knockout Semis
[The Point] Seaview on Monday beat Brusubi Takaful 1-0 in the quarterfinal game played at the Dembadou Mini Stadium to progress to the semifinal of the 2016 Sukuta Knockout competition.

2016-09-28 Gambia Standards Bureau Validates National Quality Policy
[The Point] The Gambia Standards Bureau on Tuesday organised a daylong seminar to validate the National Quality Policy and its Action Matrix and Action Plan.

2016-09-28 Russia Music Centre Signs Up to Expose Gambian Artistes to Russian Market
[The Point] A popular Russia music aggregator Music Services Centre has signed a contract with the Honorary Consul Lamin Manga, in Moscow, Tuesday, evening to give Gambian artistes exposure to the Russian market.

2016-09-28 Luneburg Eye Double in Bakau Nawettan
[The Point] Reigning league champions Luneburg are eyeing for a double in Bakau Nawettan after qualifying for the league and knockout finals set for this weekend at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

2016-09-28 Deputy Agriculture Minister Presides Over National Restitution Seminar
[The Point] The deputy minister of Agriculture, Sherrifo Bojang, on Tuesday presided over the official opening of a three-day National Restitution Seminar.

2016-09-28 Gambia Warriors Host ASC Saloum for International Handball Friendly
[The Point] Upon returning from the IHF Challenge Zone Two Handball Championships Guinea Conakry 2016, Warriors, the oldest handball club in the country, hosted its Senegalese counterparts ASC Saloum Handball Club de Kaolack for a series international friendly which wrapped up at the weekend.

2016-09-28 IEC Announces Deadline for Voter Cards Replacement
[The Point] The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has revived the call for replacement of voting cards from people who have problems with their voter cards.

2016-09-28 Urbanisation Has Negative Influence On Farming and Agric Development - FAO
[The Point] FAO Country Representative Dr Perpetua Katepa-Kalala has said the phenomenon of urbanisation has negative influence on farming and agricultural development.

2016-09-28 Media, CSO Personnel Trained On Electoral Laws
[The Point] The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) Monday conducted a training session for media personnel and members of civil society organisations (CSOs) on electoral laws, at the NaNA conference hall, Bertil Harding Highway.

2016-09-27 Tanzania, Banjul to Host Year of Human Rights Celebrations
[Daily News] Arusha -Arusha City and the Gambian capital, Banjul, will jointly host the climax of the 2016 African Year of Human Rights celebrations next November.

2016-09-27 Fatou Lamin Faye in Charge of National Assembly Matters
[The Point] President Yahya Jammeh has reassigned to Ms Fatou Lamin Faye, Minister of Basic and Secondary Education, the portfolio of National Assembly Matters with effect 20th September 2016.

2016-09-27 Niani Nam Expelled From Being Assembly Member
[The Point] The National Assembly Members yesterday moved a motion without notice to solicit the approval of the National Assembly to expel Hon. Demba B.T. Sambou, National Assembly Member for Niani Constituency.

2016-09-27 Only Two Flag Bearers Show Up for Opposition Meeting
[The Point] With more than eight opposition standard-bearers for the December Presidential poll, who are planning to discuss issues of the election, only two turned up yesterday for such a discourse at the Kairaba Beach Hotel.

2016-09-27 Their Voice Must Be Heard Challenges Youths to Involve in Community Development
[The Point] Their Voice Must Be Heard, a youth organisation based in Kartong, in the Kombo South District of the West Coast Region, have challenged youths to be actively involved in community development.

2016-09-27 Buckingham, Dortmund Steer to Late Modou Janneh Intermediate Knockout Semis
[The Point] Buckingham and Dortmund are both through to the semifinal in the ongoing late Modou Janneh Memorial intermediate knockout competition.

2016-09-27 15 Gambians Return From Fellowship in America
[The Point] Fifteen young Gambians, between the ages of 25 and 35, recently returned from America, after "successfully" completing a six-week intensive leadership programme in the United States.

2016-09-27 Gunjur Start Training for Super Nawettan
[The Point] Gunjur zonal team yesterday started intensive training for the 2016 Super Nawettan zonal football championship set for 8 October 2016.

2016-09-27 GCAA to Clash With Daily Observer in Nisa Final Saturday
[The Point] The Gambia Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) will play Daily Observer in the final of the 2016 National inter-Departmental football tournament on Saturday 1 October 2016, at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium at 5pm.

2016-09-27 Sub-Regional Artisanal Fisheries Seminar Underway in Banjul
[The Point] A five-day sub-regional training seminar on artisanal fisheries, hosted by the Department of Fisheries of The Gambia, commenced on Monday at the NaNA conference hall.

Search Books:

Search Music: