Rape Must Not Be Tolerated!

[The Point] The crime of forcefully having sex with someone against his or her wishes is getting rampant in The Gambia and it must not tolerated; it must be meted with the ultimate force of the law.

[The Point] The crime of forcefully having sex with someone against his or her wishes is getting rampant in The Gambia and it must not tolerated; it must be meted with the ultimate force of the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

NYC Extends Condolence to UNFPA

[The Point] The National Youth Council (NYC) on behalf of young people of The Gambia, partners and other aligned ministries such as the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and national youth organizations, Friday extended their condolences to UNFPA on the de…

[The Point] The National Youth Council (NYC) on behalf of young people of The Gambia, partners and other aligned ministries such as the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and national youth organizations, Friday extended their condolences to UNFPA on the demise of the late UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambian Wins U-15 Best Player Award in Germany

[The Point] Lamin Touray, Borussia Dortmund´s Gambian born youth player has been celebrated and awarded best German U-15 player in the 2016/17 footballing season, after helping his team win both the U15 league and the supper cup.

[The Point] Lamin Touray, Borussia Dortmund´s Gambian born youth player has been celebrated and awarded best German U-15 player in the 2016/17 footballing season, after helping his team win both the U15 league and the supper cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Hamat Bah Urges Backway Migrants to Return, Marry Women

[The Point] The Minister of Tourism and Culture, Hamat NK Bah, has called on the Gambia’s backway migrants to return home and marry as many wives as they could in order to ease the burden of rising single women on Gambian society.

[The Point] The Minister of Tourism and Culture, Hamat NK Bah, has called on the Gambia's backway migrants to return home and marry as many wives as they could in order to ease the burden of rising single women on Gambian society.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Helping the Poor Is Not Political’

[The Point] Gambia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Ousainou Darboe, has said that helping the poor and the needy, especially in times like the Ramadan, do not in any way represent political campaigns.

[The Point] Gambia's Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Ousainou Darboe, has said that helping the poor and the needy, especially in times like the Ramadan, do not in any way represent political campaigns.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Military Officer Taken to Task

[The Point] Captain Bubacarr Bah, a military officer, and the fourth prosecution witness, was on 15 June 2017, challenged by the defence counsel, Sheriff Kumba Jobe, under cross-examination.

[The Point] Captain Bubacarr Bah, a military officer, and the fourth prosecution witness, was on 15 June 2017, challenged by the defence counsel, Sheriff Kumba Jobe, under cross-examination.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia