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Wednesday, 05-27-15, 16:45Senegal Reaps Lots of Benefits From King Mohammed VI's One-Week Visit[The Point] After an extended one-week visit by King Mohammed VI of Morocco, Senegal stands to reap quite a lot of benefits from Moroccan goodwill in the form of various economic projects and bilateral cooperation. read more...
Wednesday, 05-27-15, 12:56JPCSSS Graduates 103[Daily Observer] At least 103 students last Saturday graduated from John Pickering Comprehensive Senior Secondary School, following successful completion of their three-year intensive academic stint at the school. read more...
Wednesday, 05-27-15, 9:09Dozens 'Disappeared' After Coup Bid, Says Rights Group[HRW] Dakar -Gambian authorities have detained incommunicado, depriving them of all contact with the outside world, dozens of friends and relatives of people accused of involvement in a coup attempt since January 2015, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International said today. Those detained include women, elderly people, and a child, and many are believed to be in ill-health. read more...
Wednesday, 05-27-15, 9:09Dozens 'Disappeared' After Coup Attempt[HRW] Dakar -Gambian authorities have detained incommunicado, depriving them of all contact with the outside world, dozens of friends and relatives of people accused of involvement in a coup attempt since January 2015, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International said today. Those detained include women, elderly people, and a child, and many are believed to be in ill-health. read more...
Tuesday, 05-26-15, 15:10Hon. Mbye Describes President Jammeh's Agriculture Tour a Success[Daily Observer] The APRC Desk officer for Central River Region (CRR) and National Assembly member for Upper Saloum, Hon. Sainey Mbye described President Jammeh's agricultural tour as the most successful tour ever conducted by the President in the history of The Gambia. read more...
Tuesday, 05-26-15, 10:40Feni Ends First Round Outside Relegation Zone[Daily Observer] The strong foundation built by Gambian Coach Omar Sise is starting to pay dividend for Feni Soccer Club after the team finished the first round of the Bangladeshi premier league season three places outside the relegation zone. read more...
Tuesday, 05-26-15, 10:39Gambian Youths Committed to Embrace GCAV Project[Daily Observer] The young people of The Gambia and regional authorities have expressed their commitment to embrace the Commercial Agriculture and Value chain management project (GCAV) promising that they are willing to participate in the successful implementation of the project. read more...
Friday, 05-22-15, 14:31African Liberation Day[Daily Observer] The Gambia on Monday will join the rest of the African continent to commemorate another African Liberation Day. The day initially emerged on April 15, 1958, in Accra in Ghana, when African leaders and political activists gathered at the first Conference of Independent African States. It was later changed to May 25th after leaders of 32 independent African States met on that date, in 1963, to form the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. read more...
Thursday, 05-21-15, 16:08President Macky Sall Is New ECOWAS Chairman[The Point] Senegalese President Macky Sall was on Tuesday elected as the new chairman of the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) at the end of the 47th ordinary summit of heads of state of the sub-regional bloc held in Accra, Ghana. read more...
Thursday, 05-21-15, 15:54More for Gambian Women[Daily Observer] It is common to hear people talk about women empowerment and the liberation of women from poverty and domestic oppression and exploitation as pre-requisites for national development. Yet very few people walk the talk. But President Jammeh is one of the few who not only talk about women empowerment but marches words with action. read more...

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