‘Young People Are an Untapped Reservoir of Talent’

[The Point] Bakary Saibo Sanneh, chairman of Brikama Area Council (BAC), has said that young people are an untapped reservoir of talent and it is essential to give them the right tools to express their opinions and unlock their potentials.

[The Point] Bakary Saibo Sanneh, chairman of Brikama Area Council (BAC), has said that young people are an untapped reservoir of talent and it is essential to give them the right tools to express their opinions and unlock their potentials.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Stakeholders Discuss Skills Development, Youth Employability

[The Point] The Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (MoHERST), in collaboration with the World Bank, has conducted a study on youth employability in The Gambia.

[The Point] The Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (MoHERST), in collaboration with the World Bank, has conducted a study on youth employability in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GTBank Budgeted D3.5 Million for 2017 Principals Cup

[The Point] Bolaji Ayodele, Managing Director of Guaranty Trust Bank Gambia Limited has said that the bank has budgeted D3.5 million for the 2017 Guaranty Trust Bank sponsored Principals cup inter-schools football tournament compared to D2.4 million fo…

[The Point] Bolaji Ayodele, Managing Director of Guaranty Trust Bank Gambia Limited has said that the bank has budgeted D3.5 million for the 2017 Guaranty Trust Bank sponsored Principals cup inter-schools football tournament compared to D2.4 million for the 2016 edition.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Bar Association Sent to Supreme Court

[The Point] The case of the Gambia Bar Association against the Judicial Service Commission and the Attorney General over the appointment of four Nigerian judges has been referred to the Supreme Court for determination.

[The Point] The case of the Gambia Bar Association against the Judicial Service Commission and the Attorney General over the appointment of four Nigerian judges has been referred to the Supreme Court for determination.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ministry of Agriculture to Reclaim YBK Camp From PIU

[The Point] The Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Omar Jallow, has said that his ministry would ensure that the Department of Livestock Services regains YBK camp, located at the outskirts of Janjanbureh in Central River Region.

[The Point] The Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Omar Jallow, has said that his ministry would ensure that the Department of Livestock Services regains YBK camp, located at the outskirts of Janjanbureh in Central River Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia Foreign-Based Players Begin to Arrive for Afcon Qualifiers Against Benin

[The Point] The Gambia’s foreign-based players have started arriving for the country’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers away to Benin on 11 June 2017, in Porto-Novo.

[The Point] The Gambia's foreign-based players have started arriving for the country's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers away to Benin on 11 June 2017, in Porto-Novo.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Commercial Agriculture – Tips

[The Point] The importance of agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa cannot be underestimated. Over 70% of the arable land is under smallholder agriculture. The sector employs more than 70% of the workforce, and is the primary source of income for rural pop…

[The Point] The importance of agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa cannot be underestimated. Over 70% of the arable land is under smallholder agriculture. The sector employs more than 70% of the workforce, and is the primary source of income for rural populations. It contributes significantly to foreign exchange earnings and accounts for more than 35% of national gross domestic product.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Principals Cup Draw Held

[The Point] The draw for the 2017 Guaranty Trust Bank-sponsored Principals cup inter-schools football tournament was held yesterday at the Bank’s head office on Kairaba Avenue.

[The Point] The draw for the 2017 Guaranty Trust Bank-sponsored Principals cup inter-schools football tournament was held yesterday at the Bank's head office on Kairaba Avenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GFF FF Cup Final Set for Today

[The Point] The 2016-2017 Gambia Football Federation FF Cup Final is slated for today, Friday 2 June 2017, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau at 9.30pm.

[The Point] The 2016-2017 Gambia Football Federation FF Cup Final is slated for today, Friday 2 June 2017, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau at 9.30pm.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia