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Thursday, 07-31-14, 18:33Ecowas Seeks Mainstreaming of Talibe Schools[The Point]The 7th annual review meeting on the Implementation of the ECOWAS plan of action on combating trafficking in persons (TIP) has called on member states to mainstream Talibe schools (known as Daras in Senegal and The Gambia) into the educational system. read more...
Thursday, 07-31-14, 14:05Unity in Religion[Daily Observer]A basic principle of any religion is the promotion of peace, unity and harmony among people. This is provided for in the way and manner of worshiping the Almighty Allah. And there is no doubt that religion commands a strong force among the people of this increasingly wary world. Therefore, religious leaders around the world command an undisputable authority. read more...
Wednesday, 07-30-14, 15:55APC Gambia Branch Conducts Capacity-Building Workshop[The Point]The Gambia branch of the All People's Congress (APC), the ruling party in Sierra Leone, is working on series of initiatives that will make its members independent and self-reliant. read more...
Wednesday, 07-30-14, 15:54President Jammeh Condemns Israel's 'Extraordinary Brutality'[The Point]President Yahya Jammeh has strongly condemned the "extraordinary brutality" being shown by the Israelis in Gaza, and pointed out that even though "nobody is condemning them, Allah would condemn them". read more...
Wednesday, 07-30-14, 9:45Gambian Leader Prays for Normalcy in Conflict Nations[Daily Observer]The Gambian leader, His Excellency Sheikh Prof. Alhaji Dr. Yahya Jammeh has used his Eid message to, among others, pray for the return of normalcy in conflict nations. In his 2014 Eid-Ul-Fitr, message, President Jammeh, a staunch advocate of peace, urged that as Muslims rejoice and celebrate the glorious day of Eid -Ul-Fitr, they should reflect on the plight of the less privileged, the poor and those who continue to live in fear and deprivation caused by unnecessary wars and other afflictions. "At this mom read more...
Wednesday, 07-30-14, 9:45End of Ramadan Does Not Mean End of Good Behaviour[Daily Observer]Praise be to Allah who has guided us through this Holy Month of Ramadan; who has favoured the month of Ramadan over all other months and made it a great opportunity to attain rewards by committing good deeds. Believers have been competing in doing acts of obedience and spending in the cause of Allah during this Holy month; righteous deeds have been doubled, mistakes remitted, ranks of men are raised and supplications are answered by Allah. It is indeed a month of benevolence and blessings. As we observed a read more...
Friday, 07-25-14, 15:23Elite Fitness Gym Organizes Children's Celebrations Day After Koriteh[The Point]It has been a Month of fasting for Muslims in The Gambia and many things have been restricted during this special Holy Month! read more...
Friday, 07-25-14, 13:25Illegal Logging[Daily Observer]The essence of trees towards making this planet a safe and better place fit for human survival has been hinted over and over in this paper and numerous other publications at both local and international level, especially those dealing with environment and conservation, protection and development. read more...
Friday, 07-25-14, 13:08A Call to Support Reporters Without Borders's Campaign[The Point]We associate ourselves with and expressed our strong support for the ongoing campaign byReporters Without Borders, which is asking you to "get involved" and sign its petition online entitled: "Mr. Sisi, free the Al-Jazeera journalists held in Egypt!" read more...
Thursday, 07-24-14, 15:59We Condemn Israel for Shooting At Al Jazeera's Gaza Bureau[The Point]Al Jazeera's press office has reported that "Al Jazeera's bureau in Gaza has come under fire". read more...

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