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Green Wall to restore degraded landscape

Foroyaa 15 Jul 2024
The Minister of Environment, Climate Change, and Natural Resources has said the government of The Gambia has committed USD 7,850,000.00 from its GEF STAR allocation for the development of the child project titled.

Minister explains US$30M metric tons of petroleum products landed in Gambia

The Point 15 Jul 2024
The petroleum products landed on 21 August 2023. The cargo was reportedly brought to The Gambia by CREED ENERGY and APOGEE, with different bank accounts ranging from Dalasi, Euro and Dollar were opened at Ecobank and Access Bank.

Steering Committee Meeting of Great Green Wall Initiative Underway in Banjul

Foroyaa 11 Jul 2024
She maintained that they will be putting 36,000 hectares of landscapes under improved practices; underscoring the project’s aim to promote sustainable land management across The Gambia’s rural farming landscapes.

Gov’t urges Alkalolu and Sefolu to cease levy on land transactions

The Point 10 Jul 2024
However, it has come to the attention of the Lands Ministry that some Alkalolu and Chiefs have been charging fees for land transactions.This practice has no legal basis ... The Gambia Government Spokesperson& Presidential Diaspora Adviser ....

Parliament passes National Service Authority Bill, 2024

Business Ghana 10 Jul 2024
The committee observed that the scheme was facing challenges under the existing Act, notable among them were lack of corporate status, land encroachment and Strategic partnerships ... Encroachment of land .

UN, ECOWAS warn Gambia to take care of lands for future

The Point 09 Jul 2024
He acknowledged that The Gambia has series of land disputes and therefore, the ministry deems it necessary to institute committees that would investigate the illegal encroachments within the Tambi ...

Jah Oil to get 25-year approval to till Bayaba Rice Field - Lands Minister

The Point 05 Jul 2024
According to Lands Minister Hamat ... By extension, the lands minister also commended President Adama Barrow for creating an environment conducive for the private sector to operate smoothly in The Gambia.

Government Launches 2 Taskforces to Investigate Encroachment in Reserved Lands

Foroyaa 05 Jul 2024
... with land in the Gambia are numerous ... Thank God we are safe for the time being, but according to surveys by the United Nations and the AU, the imminent crises in the Gambia will be on land crises.

Over 600 returnees in 2023, 9000 Gambians arrive in Europe

The Point 04 Jul 2024
In order to proceed with these readmissions, there is indeed a good practice agreed to set up a technical framework of the operations (identifying the persons, providing them with identity documents, ...

Police Inspector Testifies in� British Lady

Foroyaa 03 Jul 2024
By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx). Inspector Landing Danso of the Gambia Police Force (GPF) on Monday, 1 July testified in the murder trial of Augustine Bangura, who is accused of killing a British lady ... He said he led the investigators to the crime scene ... ....

Trust Bank reaffirms support to Jah Oil initiatives

The Point 02 Jul 2024
... of the Gambia ... “Therefore, Gambians need to cherish and support the CEO’s development initiatives by going back to the land to alleviate poverty and cut down the importation of rice into the Gambia.

Nation helping solve puzzle of global modernization

People Daily 01 Jul 2024
Fatou Jobe, senior assistant secretary at Gambia's Ministry of Lands and Regional Governance, said traveling through villages in China she saw that China's development is not a "miracle", but instead ...

35,000 Metric Tons of Cement Arrived in Gambia – Jah Oil MD

Foroyaa 25 Jun 2024
He said the company has bought two Eco Hoppers to be able to anchor the 50,000 metric tons vessel at the Gambia Ports ... “We are also the first company that has landed such a vessel in the Gambia.

GPF generates over D100M in first half of 2024

The Point 19 Jun 2024
“To ensure the vitality of our vision to make Gambia a safe haven for ... He vowed to address land disputes, hate speech, insults to leaders and elders, drug abuse, and indiscipline in The Gambia.

WATRA Commences Working Group Meeting in Banjul

Foroyaa 11 Jun 2024
... the Gambia with other countries and people regionally and globally, “however with the effort of our government, we invested in bringing the ACE Submarine Cable Landing on our soils in 2012”.

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