Petrogas Company Limited Appraises Status

[The Point] Barely seven months after taking over from Galp, the management and staff of PetroGas Company Limited Saturday converged on Paradise Suites Hotel to assess the current status of the company. PetroGas, the newest dealer in fuel and lubricant…

[The Point] Barely seven months after taking over from Galp, the management and staff of PetroGas Company Limited Saturday converged on Paradise Suites Hotel to assess the current status of the company. PetroGas, the newest dealer in fuel and lubricants in the country, took over from Galp in January 2017. The company has a staff of over 72 and is currently operating 11 filling stations at strategic locations within Greater Banjul Area with intention to go nationwide with additional 6 stations.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Geology Department Official Testifies At Commission

[The Point] Alieu Jawo, assistant director at the department of geology, Monday 21 August 2017 testified at the commission looking into the assets and financial transaction of former President Yahya Jammeh.

[The Point] Alieu Jawo, assistant director at the department of geology, Monday 21 August 2017 testified at the commission looking into the assets and financial transaction of former President Yahya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Fishmongers’ Restitution Session Wraps Up in Banjul

[The Point] Fishmongers within the Greater Banjul Area on Tuesday concluded a two-day restitution session for module 4 management of organization, equipment and infrastructure, communication and advocacy at the fishery department in Banjul.

[The Point] Fishmongers within the Greater Banjul Area on Tuesday concluded a two-day restitution session for module 4 management of organization, equipment and infrastructure, communication and advocacy at the fishery department in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Lotto Gaming Supports Summer Camp for 60 Youths

[The Point] Lotto Gaming Gambia Company on Monday donated a cheque for D16,500 towards a summer camp for 60 young people between the ages of 10 and 18 from within the Greater Banjul Area.

[The Point] Lotto Gaming Gambia Company on Monday donated a cheque for D16,500 towards a summer camp for 60 young people between the ages of 10 and 18 from within the Greater Banjul Area.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Child Protection Specialist Calls for Stiffer Punishment for Child Abusers

[The Point] Anta Fall, Child Protection Specialist for Save the Children International, Senegal, has called on the government of The Gambia to impose stiffer punishment for child abusers.

[The Point] Anta Fall, Child Protection Specialist for Save the Children International, Senegal, has called on the government of The Gambia to impose stiffer punishment for child abusers.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Democracy, Responsible Citizenship Sensitisation Reaches Foni

[The Point] The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE), Saturday commenced the second phase of its community sensitisation meetings on democracy and responsible citizenship with 20 communities in Foni, West Coast Region.

[The Point] The National Council for Civic Education (NCCE), Saturday commenced the second phase of its community sensitisation meetings on democracy and responsible citizenship with 20 communities in Foni, West Coast Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Man Gets 10 Years for Defiling 14-Year-Old Girl

[The Point] Magistrate Omar Jabang of the Brusubi Magistrates’ Court recently convicted and sentenced one Malang Tending to 10 years in prison with hard labour after he was found guilty of defiling a 14-year-old girl.

[The Point] Magistrate Omar Jabang of the Brusubi Magistrates' Court recently convicted and sentenced one Malang Tending to 10 years in prison with hard labour after he was found guilty of defiling a 14-year-old girl.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

SIS, Police Demand Whistleblower Badjie Hand Over Office Keys

[The Point] Baboucarr A.M.O. Badjie, the embattled legal adviser of the State Intelligence Services (SIS), was yesterday summoned at the police headquarters where instruction was issued for him to hand over keys to his office.

[The Point] Baboucarr A.M.O. Badjie, the embattled legal adviser of the State Intelligence Services (SIS), was yesterday summoned at the police headquarters where instruction was issued for him to hand over keys to his office.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia