06-Dec-2019 to 09:25

Gambians mourn ocean tragedy victims

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambians are mourning victims of a migrant boat disaster off the Atlantic coast of Mauritania in which at least 63 people perished earlier this week, APA can report Friday.

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25-Nov-2019 to 09:07

Africa’s agribusiness revolution: Women in the driving seat

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — In Africa, women are the movers and shakers of the agribusiness industry as primary processors, as traders with bustling market stalls, as owners of fast food restaurants and with increasing frequency as manufacturers of packaged ready-to-eat food products, write Mariam Yinusa and Edward Mabaya of the Agribusiness Development Division of the African Development Bank.

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23-Nov-2019 to 10:56

From jeering to cheering Gambia’s Scorpions

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambian football fans have gone from jeering to cheering their national team, the Scorpions after a string of surprising results in qualifiers for the 2021 African Cup of Nations, a tournament to which they have never qualified.

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18-Nov-2019 to 09:40

Gambia's Barrow to form own party in January

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambian president Adama Barrow will launch his own political party early next year, according to an official of a movement named after him.

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15-Nov-2019 to 14:50

Eight Gambian MPs expelled from UDP

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — One of The Gambia's biggest political grouping, the United Democratic Party, Friday confirmed that eight of its MPs have been expelled from the organisation due to recalcitrant behaviour.

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14-Nov-2019 to 10:48

Opinion: Can Africa be the first to eliminate Hepatitis C?

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — We have a rare chance as a continent to send a message to the whole world: Africa is the first to eliminate Hepatitis C, writes Dr Sherine Helmy.

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13-Nov-2019 to 22:03

AfCON qualifier: Gambia stun Angola 3-1 in Luanda

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia's Scorpions have pulled off a shock 3 -1 win away to Angola in Wednesday's opening Group D qualifier for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.

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