Another Six Kanilai Rioters Granted Bail

[Daily Observer] Six people who are charged for their alleged involvement in the 2nd June riot at Kanilai have each been granted D500, 000 bail by Magistrate Faal at the Brikama Magistrates’ Court yesterday. They were arraigned before the court on Tues…

[Daily Observer] Six people who are charged for their alleged involvement in the 2nd June riot at Kanilai have each been granted D500, 000 bail by Magistrate Faal at the Brikama Magistrates' Court yesterday. They were arraigned before the court on Tuesday where a first set of thirteen accused persons, also charged for their involvement in the same incident were granted each equal bail sum.

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Interior Female Team Presents Trophies to Top Brass

[Daily Observer] The GFF Women 1st Division League Champions and FF Cup Winners, Interior Female Team recently presented the two trophies to the top brass of The Gambia Police Force at the Police Headquarters in Banjul.

[Daily Observer] The GFF Women 1st Division League Champions and FF Cup Winners, Interior Female Team recently presented the two trophies to the top brass of The Gambia Police Force at the Police Headquarters in Banjul.

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Nawec Resources Inadequate for Constant Electricity Supply

[Daily Observer] The Power Generator director of the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), BabucarrFaal has stated that, NAWEC does not have the adequate resources to supply constant and stable electricity to all its consumers.

[Daily Observer] The Power Generator director of the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), BabucarrFaal has stated that, NAWEC does not have the adequate resources to supply constant and stable electricity to all its consumers.

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Sang Ndong’s ‘Strongest Team’ Beaten By Local Ghanaian Side

[Daily Observer] A team described by Coach Sang Ndong as the ‘strongest and most formidable’ in the last one year, the Scorpions Senior National Team was on Wednesday morning beaten 2-1 by a local Ghanaian Team B side in a test match played at the Accr…

[Daily Observer] A team described by Coach Sang Ndong as the 'strongest and most formidable' in the last one year, the Scorpions Senior National Team was on Wednesday morning beaten 2-1 by a local Ghanaian Team B side in a test match played at the Accra Sports Stadium in the Ghanaian City.

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Prosecution Set to Proceed in Rambo Jatta, Others Case

[Daily Observer] The prosecuting officer representing the Inspector General of Police in the alleged criminal case involving Ousman Jatta alias Rambo and eight other Bakau residence Wednesday told the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court that they are now set t…

[Daily Observer] The prosecuting officer representing the Inspector General of Police in the alleged criminal case involving Ousman Jatta alias Rambo and eight other Bakau residence Wednesday told the Kanifing Magistrates' Court that they are now set to proceed with the case.

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Second Witness Testifies in Alleged 440G Cannabis Case

[Daily Observer] Sheikh N Gaye, last week testified as second prosecution witness in an alleged 440gram of suspected cannabis case involving Mamadi Kurumang, Musa Kurumang and Bubacarr Jallow before Magistrate Pa Modou Njie at the Bundung Magistrates’ …

[Daily Observer] Sheikh N Gaye, last week testified as second prosecution witness in an alleged 440gram of suspected cannabis case involving Mamadi Kurumang, Musa Kurumang and Bubacarr Jallow before Magistrate Pa Modou Njie at the Bundung Magistrates' Court.

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UNFPA Mourns Passing of Executive Director

[Daily Observer] With profound sadness, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), announced that its executive director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his home on 4th June 2017. He was 68 years old.

[Daily Observer] With profound sadness, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), announced that its executive director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his home on 4th June 2017. He was 68 years old.

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2017 Rainy Season Expected to Undergo More Variability Than 2016 – DOWR

[Daily Observer] According to a press release from the Department of Water Resources (DOWR), it has been stated that the 2017 rainfall season is expected to undergo more variability than the 2016 season, with events such as onset, occasional flash floo…

[Daily Observer] According to a press release from the Department of Water Resources (DOWR), it has been stated that the 2017 rainfall season is expected to undergo more variability than the 2016 season, with events such as onset, occasional flash flooding and wet/dry spells.

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