Sports Minister Satisfied With Work At Goal Project

[Daily Observer] The Minister of Youth and Sports, Henry Gomez is said to be satisfied with the work so far with the renovation work at the FIFA-funded Goal Project in Yundum, while congratulating the GFF for a job well done.

[Daily Observer] The Minister of Youth and Sports, Henry Gomez is said to be satisfied with the work so far with the renovation work at the FIFA-funded Goal Project in Yundum, while congratulating the GFF for a job well done.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Agric Supervisor Predicts Successful Farming Season

[Daily Observer] The Agricultural Extension supervisor for Njaba Kunda District Extension Centre under the Regional Agricultural Directorate in Kerewan North Bank Region has predicted that the 2017/18 farming season would be a successful one thanks to …

[Daily Observer] The Agricultural Extension supervisor for Njaba Kunda District Extension Centre under the Regional Agricultural Directorate in Kerewan North Bank Region has predicted that the 2017/18 farming season would be a successful one thanks to the intervention of the government and FAO in providing farm inputs.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Lawmakers Approve USD25 Million Grant On Health, Reforms

[Daily Observer] Lawmakers yesterday at the second ordinary session of the National Assembly approved a grant of USDM25.200, 000 for Health, state enterprises and fiscal efficiency. They also endorsed USDM30.800, 000 loan for the same said purposes.

[Daily Observer] Lawmakers yesterday at the second ordinary session of the National Assembly approved a grant of USDM25.200, 000 for Health, state enterprises and fiscal efficiency. They also endorsed USDM30.800, 000 loan for the same said purposes.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Beach Volleyball Final Preview – GAF and Interior Face ‘Moment of Truth’

[Daily Observer] Referring to the Beach Volleyball National Championship final as the “moment of truth for GAF and Interior” is a gross understatement. The game is so much bigger than what happens on the beach at Palma Rima on Sunday, and the outcome w…

[Daily Observer] Referring to the Beach Volleyball National Championship final as the "moment of truth for GAF and Interior" is a gross understatement. The game is so much bigger than what happens on the beach at Palma Rima on Sunday, and the outcome will ring into history.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Only the Embassy Can Issue Visa to Me’

[Daily Observer] A complainant, one Mr. Jawara in an alleged criminal trial involving Lamin Jallow has told a Bundung Magistrates’ Court that he is fully aware that no individual can issue a visa to him other than an embassy.

[Daily Observer] A complainant, one Mr. Jawara in an alleged criminal trial involving Lamin Jallow has told a Bundung Magistrates' Court that he is fully aware that no individual can issue a visa to him other than an embassy.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

IRS Campaign Begins in Urr

[Daily Observer] The National Malaria Control Programme at the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare in collaboration with Global Fund recently began a two-week Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS) exercise in the Upper River Region.

[Daily Observer] The National Malaria Control Programme at the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare in collaboration with Global Fund recently began a two-week Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS) exercise in the Upper River Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

CPA On Legal Reform to Prohibit Physical, Humiliating Punishment

[Daily Observer] In its continued efforts to promote the rights of children, the Child Protection Alliance (CPA) recently concluded a two-day Legal Reform workshop on Physical and Humiliating Punishment vis-à-vis positive discipline in all settings in The Gambia.

[Daily Observer] In its continued efforts to promote the rights of children, the Child Protection Alliance (CPA) recently concluded a two-day Legal Reform workshop on Physical and Humiliating Punishment vis-à-vis positive discipline in all settings in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Senegalese CDS Visits GAF

[Daily Observer] The Senegalese Chief of Defense Staff (CDS), Lt. General Sheikh Gueye Tuesday afternoon paid a courtesy call on his counterpart Lt. General Masaneh Kinteh.

[Daily Observer] The Senegalese Chief of Defense Staff (CDS), Lt. General Sheikh Gueye Tuesday afternoon paid a courtesy call on his counterpart Lt. General Masaneh Kinteh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Good-Bye Age Limit for Presidency

[Daily Observer] Removal and amendment of Section 62 of the 1997 Constitution of The Gambia has been long overdue and welcoming for most Gambians and none alike. It’s not only viewed and variously described as unconstitutional and out of touch with wha…

[Daily Observer] Removal and amendment of Section 62 of the 1997 Constitution of The Gambia has been long overdue and welcoming for most Gambians and none alike. It's not only viewed and variously described as unconstitutional and out of touch with what is tenable at the global level, but also unjust, unfair and blanket discrimination against elderly and experienced members of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia