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

Eidul Fitr Message – Tolerance, Mercy and Unity–a Quality of Righteousness

[The Point] All praise belongs to Allah Almighty Who has blessed us with the Holy Month of Ramadan and has enabled us to come to the end of this year’s Ramadan. He has prescribed the fasting that we may attain Taqwa (protection from sin), exalt Him for…

[The Point] All praise belongs to Allah Almighty Who has blessed us with the Holy Month of Ramadan and has enabled us to come to the end of this year's Ramadan. He has prescribed the fasting that we may attain Taqwa (protection from sin), exalt Him for guiding us and that we may also be grateful to Him. We also invoke His boundless blessings and mercy upon the best of creation, the Seal of the Prophets, Muhammad Mustafa (saw) whose heart was the kingdom of Taqwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

ASC Linguere Relegates to Second Tier

[The Point] ASC Linguere will not be playing top flight football next season. The Senegalese giants are relegated to the second tier of the league after a 3-0 defeat to Diambarr, ending any hope of relegation survival.

[The Point] ASC Linguere will not be playing top flight football next season. The Senegalese giants are relegated to the second tier of the league after a 3-0 defeat to Diambarr, ending any hope of relegation survival.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Nigerian Ecomig Contingent Gives Food Items to Efsth

[The Point] The Nigerian contingent in The Gambia under the ECOMIG peace keeping mission recently presented food items to the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul.

[The Point] The Nigerian contingent in The Gambia under the ECOMIG peace keeping mission recently presented food items to the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Armitage School 90th Anniversary to Be Celebrated in Grand Style

[The Point] Armitage Senior Secondary School, the oldest high school in The Gambia, will clock 90 years next month and the school administration, in collaboration with the ex-students association, has outlined series of events to mark the day.

[The Point] Armitage Senior Secondary School, the oldest high school in The Gambia, will clock 90 years next month and the school administration, in collaboration with the ex-students association, has outlined series of events to mark the day.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Woman Mysteriously Died During Quarrel

[The Point] Mbaye Sankareh, a 30-year-old native of Sabi village in Upper River Region, had collapsed and died after “a serious quarrel” with Amie Koroma, a 25 year-old native of the same village, the police said.

[The Point] Mbaye Sankareh, a 30-year-old native of Sabi village in Upper River Region, had collapsed and died after "a serious quarrel" with Amie Koroma, a 25 year-old native of the same village, the police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia