02-Mar-2021 to 11:36

AFCON U-20 final: Uganda face favourites Ghana

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Surprise packages Uganda have marched to the final of the African Nations Cup under-20 championship after stunning Tunisia 4-1 in Monday's second semifinal in Mauritania on Monday.

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15-Feb-2021 to 12:28

Has Ecomig overstayed its Gambian welcome?

APA-Banuul (The Gambia) — Long before the mandate of the Ecowas Mission in The Gambia (ECOMIG) was extended by West African regional leaders in January 2021, the debate has been on over whether its peacekeepers have overstayed their welcome.

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10-Feb-2021 to 17:38

Gambia internet outage lasts for four hours

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — There was general consternation by internet users in The Gambia earlier this week over a network slowdown and eventual outage which lasted for more than four hours on Tuesday.

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26-Jan-2021 to 16:15

Gambia: Ecomig mission extended to one year

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — An ongoing peacekeeping mission by the regional ECOMIG forces in The Gambia has been extended by a year, local reports suggest, quoting the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on Tuesday.

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18-Jan-2021 to 17:49

Gambia bans live chicken imports from Senegal

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia has announced a ban on all live chickens from neighbouring Senegal following an outbreak of the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Bird Flu in that country, APA learnt on Monday.

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15-Jan-2021 to 09:28

Covid-19: Gambia confirms two cases of UK variant

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Two cases of a new variant of coronavirus detected in the United Kingdom have been confirmed in The Gambia by the country's Health minister, APA can report on Friday.

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12-Jan-2021 to 14:57

Overturned truck prompts Senegambia bridge closure

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Senegambia bridge has been temporarily closed after an overturned truck disrupted traffic on it on Monday and Tuesday, APA can report.

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