GAMBIE | GAMBIA

05-Mar-2019 to 18:24

Gambia: Jobs headline Barrow's talks with Spanish official

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — President Adama Barrow has held talks in the Gambian capital Banjul with the visiting Spanish Foreign Minister, Mr. Josep Borell Fontelles with a view to creating job opportunities for Gambians.

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04-Mar-2019 to 21:27

Gambian leader appoints new nominated MP

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambian President Adama Barrow has named a new nominated member of the National Assembly on Monday, barely a week after firing his predecessor.

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04-Mar-2019 to 15:18

Gambia: Detained ex-junta member charged with witness tampering

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — A former member of the Gambian military junta which seized power in a blodless coup in 1994 has been charged with tampering with a witness who testified at the ongoing Truth Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) last week.

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01-Mar-2019 to 15:10

Gambia’s truth commission warns against witness tampering

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambia’s Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission has warned citizens to desist from tampering with potential witnesses scheduled to appear before it.

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01-Mar-2019 to 12:16

Gambia: TRRC witness in sensational murder confessions

APA-Banjul(The Gambia) By Kaddy Jawo — Alagie Kanyi, a former corporal in The Gambia National Army has sensationally confessed before the ongoing Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission that he participated in the summary execution of soldiers accused of staging a November 1994 abortive coup and clobbering to death a civilian minister in 1996.

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27-Feb-2019 to 17:21

Gambia National Assembly rides storm over dismissal

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambian National Assembly is riding a tempestuous storm of controversy triggered by the sacking earlier this week of a nominated member by President Adama Barrow through the head of the civil service.

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26-Feb-2019 to 17:29

Gambia: UN careerist appointed Women’s Affairs minister

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambian President Adama Barrow has appointed a UN careerist as his new minster for Women’s Affairs, Children and Social Welfare, effectively ending the ministry's designation under the Vice President’s Office.

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