214 Million Women in Developing Countries Lack Safe Family Planning Methods

[Daily Observer] The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has contributed to a near doubling of modern contraceptive use worldwide, from 36 percent in 1970 to 64 percent in 2016, Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA acting executive director said in her 2017 Wor…

[Daily Observer] The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has contributed to a near doubling of modern contraceptive use worldwide, from 36 percent in 1970 to 64 percent in 2016, Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA acting executive director said in her 2017 World Population Day statement.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘I Paid D60, 000 to First Accused’s Account’

[Daily Observer] Ishiaka Camara, a brother in-law to an irregular migrant who once travelled to Libya, on Monday informed the Banjul Magistrates’ Court that D60, 000 was paid into the bank account of Mariama Jatta; a girlfriend to one Sankung Janneh, a…

[Daily Observer] Ishiaka Camara, a brother in-law to an irregular migrant who once travelled to Libya, on Monday informed the Banjul Magistrates' Court that D60, 000 was paid into the bank account of Mariama Jatta; a girlfriend to one Sankung Janneh, an agent in Libya on behalf of his brother in-law.

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“I Don’t Know the Meaning of Particulars of Offence”

[Daily Observer] Sheikhna Trawally, first defense witness in a false pretence trial involving Momodou Touray has told a Bundung Magistrate Court during cross-examination that he does not know the meaning of particulars of offence in a case.

[Daily Observer] Sheikhna Trawally, first defense witness in a false pretence trial involving Momodou Touray has told a Bundung Magistrate Court during cross-examination that he does not know the meaning of particulars of offence in a case.

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Narcotics Officer Testifies in 1kg Suspected Cannabis Trial

[Daily Observer] Sarjo Dambelly, a narcotics officer, last Wednesday testified in a 1kg suspected cannabis trial involving Nuha Ceesay before Magistrate Adama Sillah at the Brikama Magistrates’ Court.

[Daily Observer] Sarjo Dambelly, a narcotics officer, last Wednesday testified in a 1kg suspected cannabis trial involving Nuha Ceesay before Magistrate Adama Sillah at the Brikama Magistrates' Court.

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Opinion – Is George F. Gomez Aware of Sports Minister’s Plan Dissolution of GFF?

[Daily Observer] The National Sports Council was created by an act of Parliament, is the only legal body that can dissolve or disband any national association. The Minister has no legal authority do dissolve any national association including the GFF.

[Daily Observer] The National Sports Council was created by an act of Parliament, is the only legal body that can dissolve or disband any national association. The Minister has no legal authority do dissolve any national association including the GFF.

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Armitage SSS Celebrates 90 Years of Existence

[Daily Observer] The fundamental role played by Armitage Senior Secondary School in transforming the country’s educational landscape was the topic of discussions, as the school clocks 90.

[Daily Observer] The fundamental role played by Armitage Senior Secondary School in transforming the country's educational landscape was the topic of discussions, as the school clocks 90.

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Fajara South Crowned Champions in Late Alh. Kebba Manneh Memorial Tourney

[Daily Observer] Fajara South was on Sunday crowned champions of the late Alh Kebba Manneh Memorial Football Tournament sponsored by MM Trading, Sand Beach Holiday Resort Hotel and Galaxy Entertainment Park.

[Daily Observer] Fajara South was on Sunday crowned champions of the late Alh Kebba Manneh Memorial Football Tournament sponsored by MM Trading, Sand Beach Holiday Resort Hotel and Galaxy Entertainment Park.

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Induction Training for National Assembly Members Underway

[Daily Observer] The National Assembly on Monday commenced a four-day Induction Training for National Assembly members and staff of the National Assembly Service for the 5th Legislature in the 2017 Legislative Year.

[Daily Observer] The National Assembly on Monday commenced a four-day Induction Training for National Assembly members and staff of the National Assembly Service for the 5th Legislature in the 2017 Legislative Year.

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The Importance of Energy

[Daily Observer] Power supply otherwise called electricity, constitute an important element towards achieving sustainable development for developed and third world countries such as the Gambia.

[Daily Observer] Power supply otherwise called electricity, constitute an important element towards achieving sustainable development for developed and third world countries such as the Gambia.

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