Court Strikes Out Ex-Nala Official, Co Case

[Daily Observer] Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie of the Banjul Magistrates’ Court, yesterday struck out the the charges against Kevin Aghedo, a former programme coordinator of the National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA), and Joseph Furu Gomez, a b…

[Daily Observer] Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie of the Banjul Magistrates' Court, yesterday struck out the the charges against Kevin Aghedo, a former programme coordinator of the National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA), and Joseph Furu Gomez, a businessman in Basse, who were jointly and severally charged with conspiracy to defraud, stealing, fraud and breach of trust by persons employed in the public service, and making a false document.

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Military Officer Testifies in Soldier Njie Pistol Trial

[Daily Observer] Captain Bubacarr Bah, a military officer attached at the special guard battalion at Fajara barracks, yesterday testified as fourth prosecution witness in the pistol trial involving Sergeant Baboucarr Njie, an officer of The Gambia Arme…

[Daily Observer] Captain Bubacarr Bah, a military officer attached at the special guard battalion at Fajara barracks, yesterday testified as fourth prosecution witness in the pistol trial involving Sergeant Baboucarr Njie, an officer of The Gambia Armed Forces who was allegedly arrested by ECOMIG soldiers at the King Fahad Mosque in Banjul.

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BAC Fails to Clean Brikama Car Park

[Daily Observer] After bitter complains were lodged by various people on the negligence of duty by Brikama Area Council to clean the Brikama main Car Park, BAC has failed to act on the demand of the public.

[Daily Observer] After bitter complains were lodged by various people on the negligence of duty by Brikama Area Council to clean the Brikama main Car Park, BAC has failed to act on the demand of the public.

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Dissolved Former Bysa Exco Write to Sports Minister Gomez

[Daily Observer] The dissolved former executive committee of the Brikama Youth and Sports Association (BYSA) led by Basiru Barjoe has written to the Minister of Youth and Sports, Henry Gomez, requesting for his attention and intervention on a very impo…

[Daily Observer] The dissolved former executive committee of the Brikama Youth and Sports Association (BYSA) led by Basiru Barjoe has written to the Minister of Youth and Sports, Henry Gomez, requesting for his attention and intervention on a very important and relevant issue facing Brikama Sports Committee. The former executive committe believe in much the same way as the sports community in Brikama, that the current issues engulfing the sports in Brikama has had a devastating effect on not only Brikama Town, but the enti

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FIOHTG Sensitises Communities On Role of Women, Youths in Politics

[Daily Observer] At least 70 stakeholders drawn from 8 communities in Jarra West and Central Districts of the Lower River Region recently attended a day’s sensitization forum on the role of women and youths in the political transformation in New Gambia.

[Daily Observer] At least 70 stakeholders drawn from 8 communities in Jarra West and Central Districts of the Lower River Region recently attended a day's sensitization forum on the role of women and youths in the political transformation in New Gambia.

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Kambie Bolong Youths Making a Difference Embarks On Local Soap Making

[Daily Observer] In its quest to make a difference and spur more youth participation in self help initiatives, Kambie Bolong Youths of Gunjur recently embarked on new initiative making local soap out of “moringa seeds”.

[Daily Observer] In its quest to make a difference and spur more youth participation in self help initiatives, Kambie Bolong Youths of Gunjur recently embarked on new initiative making local soap out of "moringa seeds".

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Bravo CRS

[Daily Observer] The management and staff of CRS, in collaboration with ministry of Health and Social Welfare deserve commendation for the ongoing distribution of over one million treated bed nets across the country, especially communities prone to mal…

[Daily Observer] The management and staff of CRS, in collaboration with ministry of Health and Social Welfare deserve commendation for the ongoing distribution of over one million treated bed nets across the country, especially communities prone to malaria related diseases.

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Training Gambian Security Forces On Freedom of Expression, Safety of Journalists Ends

[Daily Observer] A three-day training sessions for Gambian Security Forces on freedom of expression and the safety of journalists organised by Article 19 West Africa with the support of UNESCO and the European Union came to a closed on Saturday.

[Daily Observer] A three-day training sessions for Gambian Security Forces on freedom of expression and the safety of journalists organised by Article 19 West Africa with the support of UNESCO and the European Union came to a closed on Saturday.

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UK Charity Supports Local Communities

[Daily Observer] Wonders Sharing UK, a charity based in the United Kingdom in collaboration with its partners recently reached out to the less privilege in the country.

[Daily Observer] Wonders Sharing UK, a charity based in the United Kingdom in collaboration with its partners recently reached out to the less privilege in the country.

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