GAMBIE | GAMBIA

01-Jul-2019 to 11:14

Gambia: A sexual harassment tinderbox

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Sarifatou Jallow was unsure how her account of sexual harassment by a senior official at Gambia’s External Affairs ministry was going to be received by the public.

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27-Jun-2019 to 14:26

Barrow intervenes in Gambia energy woes

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambia’s president Adama Barrow is directly intervening to help restore sanity to his country’s perennial energy deficit, which has deteriorated in recent weeks, APA can report on Thursday.

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26-Jun-2019 to 15:18

Jammeh junta ally defies Gambia truth commission

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — There was unprecedented drama at The Gambia's Truth Reconciliation and Reparations Commissions on Wednesday when former military junta member Yankuba Touray doggedly refused to testify despite making an appearance before it.

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13-Jun-2019 to 09:13

Gambia goes after Jammeh’s luxury US home

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia has confirmed it was approaching Washington with a request to impound former president Yahya Jammeh’s luxury estate in the United States.

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04-Jun-2019 to 00:07

Gambia celebrates Eid Tuesday, Wednesday

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — A majority of Muslims in The Gambia join the rest of the Islamic world to observe Eid-ul-Fitr on Tuesday, marking an end to the holy month of Ramadan.

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03-Jun-2019 to 16:24

Football: Gambia extends national coach’s contract

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia Youth and Sport ministry has extended the contract of Scorpions football coach Tom Saintfiet to 2021 after he took the team within a whisker of qualifying for its first African Nations Cup tournament.

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02-Jun-2019 to 22:05

Africa region gets new W/Bank Country Director

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Mr. Nathan Belete has been appointed as Country Director for Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Cabo Verde and Mauritania in the Africa Region of the World Bank.

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