Gambia to Celebrate Olympic Day On Saturday

[The Point] The Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC) will join the Olympic Movement worldwide to commemorate the founding of the Modern Olympic with a Road Race on Saturday July 1st 2017 from 09.00am to 13.00pm.

[The Point] The Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC) will join the Olympic Movement worldwide to commemorate the founding of the Modern Olympic with a Road Race on Saturday July 1st 2017 from 09.00am to 13.00pm.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Judge Orders Witness to Appear in Murder-Suspect Trial

[The Point] Justice Zainab Jawara Alami of the High Court in Banjul yesterday ordered one Dauda Jallow, a carpenter and resident of Fajikunda, to appear before the court for cross-examination in the murder trial of one Lamarana Bah.

[The Point] Justice Zainab Jawara Alami of the High Court in Banjul yesterday ordered one Dauda Jallow, a carpenter and resident of Fajikunda, to appear before the court for cross-examination in the murder trial of one Lamarana Bah.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Home-Based Scorpions Draw Foreign-Based Players in Warm Up Clash

[The Point] The home-based Scorpions have shared spoils with The Gambia foreign-based players after their 1-1 draw in a friendly game played at the FIFA Goal Project in Old Yundum.

[The Point] The home-based Scorpions have shared spoils with The Gambia foreign-based players after their 1-1 draw in a friendly game played at the FIFA Goal Project in Old Yundum.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Hamat Bah Talks Low On Women

[The Point] “Marry as many wives as possible” in a recent statement by the minister of the second most important economic office of The Gambia is politically discomforting and an oppressive language a modern political figure will ever use on women. But…

[The Point] "Marry as many wives as possible" in a recent statement by the minister of the second most important economic office of The Gambia is politically discomforting and an oppressive language a modern political figure will ever use on women. But such miscalculated religious and traditional fundamentalism has no space in our political landscape and must be discouraged by all citizens. Such speeches are masqueraded with personal and religious moralities which cannot have any dominant space in our way to democracy

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Rainy Season Is Here

[The Point] Finally, the Greater Banjul Area and the Kanifing Municipality also have had their first drop of this year’s rainy season. After the last heat waves that hit the country the last couple of weeks, we were all praying for rain and eventually …

[The Point] Finally, the Greater Banjul Area and the Kanifing Municipality also have had their first drop of this year's rainy season. After the last heat waves that hit the country the last couple of weeks, we were all praying for rain and eventually god answered our prayers as the first rainfall has touched the ground.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GTRC Reassures Better Transport Service

[The Point] The marketing officer at the Gambia Transport Service Company, Jainaba Bah, has reaffirmed her institution’s continued commitments towards customer satisfaction in all aspects of transportation.

[The Point] The marketing officer at the Gambia Transport Service Company, Jainaba Bah, has reaffirmed her institution's continued commitments towards customer satisfaction in all aspects of transportation.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambian Bags Appointment At Continental Bank

[The Point] The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced the appointment of Ms Oley Lucretia Clara Dibba-Wadda as Director of Human Capital, Youth and Skills Development with effect from July 1, 2017.

[The Point] The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced the appointment of Ms Oley Lucretia Clara Dibba-Wadda as Director of Human Capital, Youth and Skills Development with effect from July 1, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia