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Wednesday, 08-27-14, 12:55Globalization and Culture[Daily Observer]Ramifications of globalisation in all aspects of human life across the world are visible, especially on our rich traditional and cultural norms and values. Our lives and ways of living are no longer what they used to be centuries ago, when people hardly travel beyond their immediate surroundings or settlements, contrary to the current trend as exhibited in mass migration both internal and external. read more...
Tuesday, 08-26-14, 17:18Libya Boosts Vision 2016 Initiative With Tractors[The Point]The Libyan government through it embassy in Banjul Monday handed over 13 tractors to the Gambia government. read more...
Tuesday, 08-26-14, 17:17Jammeh Appoints New Justice, Foreign Minister[The Point]President Yahya Jammeh on Monday appointed Justice Basirou Mahoney as Attorney General and Minister of Justice to replace Justice Mama Fatima Singhateh, who held the post since 28th August 2013. read more...
Tuesday, 08-26-14, 9:51Set Up Quarantine Centres At All the Main Border Posts[Foroyaa]The posting of health personnel in the border areas to monitor those who come in from places where those afflicted with Ebola have been detected to prevent any spread of the disease into The Gambia is a step in the right direction. read more...
Tuesday, 08-26-14, 9:47Barra Fish Vendors Highlight Challenges[Foroyaa]Fish vendors in the coastal settlement of Barra on the North bank of the Gambia highlighted numerous challenges they grapple with in their retail fish trade. read more...
Monday, 08-25-14, 11:09Tanji Green Youths Mobiliser Testifies in Journalists' Trial[The Point]Malang Jassey, the mobiliser of the Green Youths Tanji branch, Monday testified as the fifth prosecution witness (PW5) of Sainey MK Marenah, a freelance journalist, and Musa S. Sheriff, editor-in-chief of The Voice newspaper. read more...
Monday, 08-25-14, 8:36Vision 2016 Ambitious, but Achievable - Ifad President[The Point]The visiting IFAD President has said at a meeting with Gambian ministers that Vision 2016 to end the importation of rice in this country "is an ambitious one, but is achievable". read more...
Monday, 08-25-14, 8:05'War Crime Screening' for British Citizenship Applicants[The Point]Human rights lawyers and activists are rejoicing following the UK government's decision to have 'war crime screening' of certain people who wish to apply for British citizenship. read more...
Friday, 08-22-14, 14:08Justice Ministry Validates Strategic Plan[The Point]The Ministry of Justice yesterday validated its five-year strategic plan at a validation workshop held at the Kairaba Beach Hotel. read more...
Friday, 08-22-14, 14:08Regional Contingence Development Plans Forum Wraps Up[The Point]A five-day regional contingency development plan workshop recently ended at Sanyang Nature Camp in Kombo South district of the West Coast Region. read more...

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