Health Minister Vows Not to Compromise Her Oath

[Daily Observer] The minister of Health and Social Welfare has expressed dissatisfaction on the manner the Serekunda General Hospital treats patients and vowed that she would not compromise her three oaths of office, secrecy and allegiance as minister …

[Daily Observer] The minister of Health and Social Welfare has expressed dissatisfaction on the manner the Serekunda General Hospital treats patients and vowed that she would not compromise her three oaths of office, secrecy and allegiance as minister of Health of the Republic of The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt, Senegalese Laboratory Company Ink Over U.S.$48 Million Project

[Daily Observer] The government of The Gambia on Wednesday signed a project agreement amounting to the tune of $48 million with a Senegalese laboratory company called Diagnostic and Research Centre for Molecular Medicine (CDRMM) based in Dakar.

[Daily Observer] The government of The Gambia on Wednesday signed a project agreement amounting to the tune of $48 million with a Senegalese laboratory company called Diagnostic and Research Centre for Molecular Medicine (CDRMM) based in Dakar.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GAF Condemns Alleged Act By Some Disgruntled Elements

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Armed Forces has condemned in the strongest term the alleged act by some disgruntled elements of The Gambia Armed Forces, who are being investigated for being part of a WhatsApp chat group that has audio recordings that appa…

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Armed Forces has condemned in the strongest term the alleged act by some disgruntled elements of The Gambia Armed Forces, who are being investigated for being part of a WhatsApp chat group that has audio recordings that apparently engaged in alleged mutinous, defamatory, scandalous and unethical acts.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Plaintiff’s Defence Argues There Was No Evidence of Abuse of Process in Civil Suit

[Daily Observer] Defence counsel of Tijan Ceesay, a plaintiff in a civil suit has argued before Magistrate George at the Bundung Magistrates’ Court that there was no evidence of abuse of process made before the court in a D40, 000 civil suit that Mr. C…

[Daily Observer] Defence counsel of Tijan Ceesay, a plaintiff in a civil suit has argued before Magistrate George at the Bundung Magistrates' Court that there was no evidence of abuse of process made before the court in a D40, 000 civil suit that Mr. Ceesay filed against six defendants of Badala Nusery School as cost for legal fee for their refusal to vacate his school after several demands.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Legal Ethics

[Daily Observer] Observance of a strong ethical code of conduct is the same for all major professional disciplines the world over, and this is specifically true for the legal profession, which is assigned with the responsibility of protecting and promo…

[Daily Observer] Observance of a strong ethical code of conduct is the same for all major professional disciplines the world over, and this is specifically true for the legal profession, which is assigned with the responsibility of protecting and promoting the fundamental rights of people regardless of their status.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Media Practitioners Should Eschew Hate Speech That Undermines Reconciliation… Special Adviser to Minister of Justice

[Daily Observer] The Special Adviser to the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, has underscored the role of journalists in fostering national reconciliation, saying media practitioners should eschew hate speech that has the tendency to undermine …

[Daily Observer] The Special Adviser to the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, has underscored the role of journalists in fostering national reconciliation, saying media practitioners should eschew hate speech that has the tendency to undermine the peace and reconciliation process.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Drug Suspect – Captain of the Boat Escaped At the Camp

[Daily Observer] Yusupha Njie, the first accused person in a more than 100kg suspected cannabis trial alongside Wally Faye, Tuesday told the Banjul Magistrates’ Court that the captain of the boat that was carrying the alleged cannabis had escaped at th…

[Daily Observer] Yusupha Njie, the first accused person in a more than 100kg suspected cannabis trial alongside Wally Faye, Tuesday told the Banjul Magistrates' Court that the captain of the boat that was carrying the alleged cannabis had escaped at the camp.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

On the Need for a Responsive Sports Ministry

[Daily Observer] It is the responsibility of the government through its Sports Ministry to finance the participation of any national team in all sporting disciplines for any competition, but that seems not to be the case in the tiny West African Nation…

[Daily Observer] It is the responsibility of the government through its Sports Ministry to finance the participation of any national team in all sporting disciplines for any competition, but that seems not to be the case in the tiny West African Nation, The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia