Latest News for: Gambia land


Impact of covid-19 on widows in KM

The Point 29 Apr 2021
The Gambia’s Ministry of Health confirmed the country’s first case of coronavirus on Tuesday March 17, 2020 ... Gambia’s land borders with Senegal were opened on Tuesday 17 March 2020 ... All flights in and out of The Gambia, apart from medical and air flight operations were suspended on March 23.

National Assembly Invites Political Parties On Election Bill

Foroyaa 29 Apr 2021
... and code of conduct of the party and will discharge my functions honestly and with utmost sincerity to ensure that I contribute my quota to the best of my ability in transforming The Gambia into a land of liberty, dignity and prosperity for all, free from ignorance and poverty;.

Customers Accuse Solid Properties of Swindling Them

Foroyaa 17 Apr 2021
Saiga Sowe purchased a plot of land from the real estate company at their Brikama Estate and was provided with an Alkalo transfer. In the Gambia, Alkalo transfers are not official transfers ... One Ebrima Ceesay paid 142,000 for two plots of land in Jambanjelly. “This is a typical real estate scam happening in The Gambia,” he said.

‘The United Party welcomes your royal highness to The Gambia Saritadau’

The Point 16 Apr 2021
In wake of the Second World War, as the dawn of a new world order and independence set on the shores of Normandy then cascaded to India and the hallow lands of Africa, Prince Philip visited The Gambia as part of his 1956-57 four-month world tour ... To achieve this goal, The Gambia once again needs to become a “country of change and experiment”.

GCCPC Report Reveals How Unscrupulous Real Estate Dealers Swindle Their Customers

Foroyaa 14 Apr 2021
A recent study on the real estate sector by the Gambia Competition and Consumer Protection Commission has revealed that some of the real estate companies are engaged in swindling their customers ... Many people have decried that the companies fail in their duty to allocate plots of land to them even after completing their payments.

Paramount chief calls on Yoruba Community to cherish tradition, culture

The Point 13 Apr 2021
He stressed that kingship is a core tradition and above all, an institution which should be jealously guarded by true sons and daughters in Gambia and Yoruba Communities. No Oba, he added should be recognised in a foreign land, saying an Oba must have a domain within the Oodua ...

Security issue should not be taken for granted: Governor Sanneh

The Point 13 Apr 2021
Immigration is a very important sector when it comes to security in The Gambia, because these are the first point of call when migrants come to the country either by land, sea, or by air.” ... He also advised the two communities to work with the immigration to secure our borders ....

Meet Jacob Wilson-Sey, the first recorded millionaire in the Gold Coast

Ghana Web 10 Apr 2021
According to @GhanaianMuseum on Twitter, his singular act of financing Gold Coast deputation to England to debate the Land Bill of 1897 saved the entire West African coast from their land being ceased as the Property of the British colonial government ... This law helped secure other lands like present-day Nigeria, Sierra Leone and Gambia.

Ballaké Sissoko: picking up the pieces after US customs broke his kora

The Observer 07 Apr 2021
In the Malian language Bamanankan, djourou – the title of Ballaké Sissoko’s forthcoming album – means string. “It’s the string that connects me to others,” he says ... Djelimady and Sidiki Diabaté came from the Gambia to Bamako to play in the ensemble, and so impressed Keita they were given a plot of land to share beneath the presidential palace ... .

Defence Minister Says GAF Subscribes to Constitutional Order of Government

Foroyaa 29 Mar 2021
He said the other attackers were Njaga Jagne, a retired Captain of the United States National Guards; Baboucarr Low, former Warrant Officer Class Two of the Gambia Armed Forces referred to as Bai Low; Ex-Private Momodou Njie and Private Landing Sonko, all of the Gambia Armed Forces, with the latter who was on study leave at the time.

Senegal's economy struggles amid COVID-19 pandemic

Ghana Web 28 Mar 2021
09-03 SENEGAL want the end of corrupt government that preventing the Development of our country ... - Tourism sector hit hard - ... It is surrounded by the Gambia, an English-speaking country with one of the smallest land areas on the continent ... Senegal is known as the land of “teranga”, which is the Senegalese value of hospitality, respect, and community ... .

FDIs, infrastructure development boost Akwa Ibom industrial landscape

Business Day Online 24 Mar 2021
What the governor in his magnanimity has done is to invite investors, give us the enabling environment in terms of providing the land, access road and by doing so, take off the youths from the streets and reduce crime,’’ Adeniyi said ... and also exports to Liberia and The Gambia.

Yankuba Touray Says Fatoumata Jahumpa did not Intervene on his Behalf

Foroyaa 23 Mar 2021
By Yankuba Jallow & Mariama Marong. Counsel Kimbeng T. Tah for the Attorney General has on Monday, 22nd March 2021 continued with his cross-examination of Yankuba Touray, an erstwhile member of the defunct military council that ruled the Gambia between 1994 and 1996. Touray was the minister responsible for Local Government and Lands ... K. Tah ... K. Tah ... K. Tah.

TRRC Chairperson says all Victims of Human Rights Violations will get Justice

Foroyaa 22 Mar 2021
They were given short shrift and mercilessly tortured and slaughtered in The Gambia by Jammeh’s agents ... But alas, like the proverbial prophet, Martin Kyere, the sole survivor from among the migrants, lived and traveled over land and sea, including appearing before this Commission, to tell mankind what happened in The Gambia in late July 2005.

MOH plans to digitalize birth, death registration

The Point 17 Mar 2021
To this end, he said they are closely collaborating with all stakeholders including The Gambia Immigration Department, Judiciary, Population Secretariat, Gambia Bureau of Statistics, Social Protection Secretariat, and Ministry of Lands and Regional Government among a host of others. By Momodou Faal. Information Officer.