Court Grants Bail to Suspects Accused of Publishing Obscenity

[The Point] Magistrate Omar Jabang of the Brusubi Magistrates’ Court on 30 August 2017 granted bail to Momodou Basiru Saidykhan, Sarjo Sighateh and Alagie Kujabi of three hundred thousand dalasis each with three Gambian sureties each who must swear to …

[The Point] Magistrate Omar Jabang of the Brusubi Magistrates' Court on 30 August 2017 granted bail to Momodou Basiru Saidykhan, Sarjo Sighateh and Alagie Kujabi of three hundred thousand dalasis each with three Gambian sureties each who must swear to an affidavit of means.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Forestry Department, Chinese Embassy Conduct Tree Planting Exercise

[The Point] The Department of Forestry in collaboration with the Chinese Embassy and the Chinese community in The Gambia and NACCO recently conducted a tree planting exercise in Tumani Tenda village in the Kombo East district of the West Coast Region.

[The Point] The Department of Forestry in collaboration with the Chinese Embassy and the Chinese community in The Gambia and NACCO recently conducted a tree planting exercise in Tumani Tenda village in the Kombo East district of the West Coast Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia Leave for Accra Prior to Wafu Cup of Nations Opener Against Ghana

[The Point] The Gambia WAFU Squad yesterday left Banjul for Accra, Ghana, prior to their 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations opening game against the host Ghana on Saturday 9 September 2017 in Cape Coast.

[The Point] The Gambia WAFU Squad yesterday left Banjul for Accra, Ghana, prior to their 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations opening game against the host Ghana on Saturday 9 September 2017 in Cape Coast.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Halifax Town Clinch Lamin King Colley Junior Tourney Title

[The Point] FC Halifax Town on Friday defeated Njie’s FC 4-2 on penalties, after their goalless draw in the regulation time in the final play at the Comium Park opposite Gunjur Car Park to claim the 2017 Lamin King Colley junior football tournament title.

[The Point] FC Halifax Town on Friday defeated Njie's FC 4-2 on penalties, after their goalless draw in the regulation time in the final play at the Comium Park opposite Gunjur Car Park to claim the 2017 Lamin King Colley junior football tournament title.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Senegambia Private-Public Sector Forum Due in Dakar

[The Point] The Senegalo-Gambia Permanent Secretariat, in collaboration with the Senegalese-Gambian Association for Integration and Socio-economic Development, is set to stage a two-day networking forum for both the public and private sector institutio…

[The Point] The Senegalo-Gambia Permanent Secretariat, in collaboration with the Senegalese-Gambian Association for Integration and Socio-economic Development, is set to stage a two-day networking forum for both the public and private sector institutions in Senegal from the 5 to 6 October 2017 at the King Fahad Palace hotel in Dakar, Senegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Bank Officials Testify At Commission

[The Point] Two senior bank officials of Guaranty Trust Bank and Trust Bank (Gambia) Limited yesterday testified at the Janneh Commission looking into the assets and financial transactions of former President Yahya Jammeh.

[The Point] Two senior bank officials of Guaranty Trust Bank and Trust Bank (Gambia) Limited yesterday testified at the Janneh Commission looking into the assets and financial transactions of former President Yahya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

More Money in Circulation, Says Central Bank

[The Point] The amount of money in circulation in The Gambia has increased by more than 20 per cent, the highest amount in more than 10 years, data from the Central Bank have indicated.

[The Point] The amount of money in circulation in The Gambia has increased by more than 20 per cent, the highest amount in more than 10 years, data from the Central Bank have indicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Banjul Sports Committee Congress Set for Saturday

[The Point] The Banjul Sports Committee has announced that its congress will take place on Saturday 9 September 2016 at Muslim High School where delegates will have the opportunity to usher in officials of the executive committee.

[The Point] The Banjul Sports Committee has announced that its congress will take place on Saturday 9 September 2016 at Muslim High School where delegates will have the opportunity to usher in officials of the executive committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

For the Records – Ecomansa Research Trip to Mauritania ‘Successful’

[The Point] The research trip undertaken by the University of The Gambia Economic and Management Students’ Association (ECOMANSA) to Mauritania was a resounding success, the students said.

[The Point] The research trip undertaken by the University of The Gambia Economic and Management Students' Association (ECOMANSA) to Mauritania was a resounding success, the students said.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania