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Gambia: Bill Creates New National Oil Company
A new national oil company called the Gambia National Petroleum Corporation, GNPC, which takes over the state-owned Gambia National Petroleum Company Limited has been created by law.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Libya: Libya Boosts Vision 2016 Initiative With Tractors
Solomon Owens, minister of Agriculture, speaking at the handing over ceremony recalled that there is a presidential proclamation that, come 2016, the importation of rice to The Gambia would be zero rated.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Gambia: Vision 2016 Ambitious, but Achievable - Ifad President
The visiting IFAD President has said at a meeting with Gambian ministers that Vision 2016 to end the importation of rice in this country "is an ambitious one, but is achievable".
Thu Aug 21, 2014
G/Bissau Speaker makes historic N/Assembly address in Gambia
The visiting Speaker of the National People's Assembly of the Republic of Guinea Bissau Wednesday made a historic address at the National Assembly of The Gambia, becoming the first foreign parliamentary chief to do so in Banjul.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Gambia seals US$31.9M for Airport Improvement Project
The Gambia Civil Aviation Authority , under the Ministry of Transport, Works and Infrastructure on Saturday signed a US$31M contract with AREZKI, a Gambian based construction company; and Greenline, a Kuwati company, for the implementation of phase II of Airport Improvement Project.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Stop 'back way', you can make it here -Council boss tells youth
The executive director of the National Youth Council , Lamin Darboe, has once again urged the youth folk to stop travelling to Europe through the perilous high seas and deserts; but to rather utilise the opportunities created by the government of The Gambia for their empowerment.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
'Road accidents account for almost 100 deaths in Gambia annually'
The charge d'affaires of the British Embassy has disclosed that road traffic accidents in The Gambia account for 100 deaths annually, and lamented the economic losses it causes to countries.
Gambia, Venezuela to start air services- As lawmakers ratify Agreement
The Republics of The Gambia and Venezuela are expected to start scheduled air services from Caracas to Banjul, following the ratification on Wednesday of the Air Services Agreement during the third sitting of The Gambia's National Assembly in the 2014 Legislative Year.
Africa: IFAD President to Meet Head of State and Ministers to Discuss ...
The President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development , Kanayo F. Nwanze, will arrive in the Republic of The Gambia on 20 August for a two-day official visit to meet with Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh, President of the Republic of The Gambia, and high-level government officials.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Gambia: Imams Pray for Ebola Victims in Sierra Leonean
The Sierra Leonean Embassy in The Gambia, under the leadership of Ambassador Alhagi Soulayman Daramy last Thursday gathered Imams within the Greater Banjul Area and members of staff of the embassy, to offer special prayers for Sierra Leone and her people in the wake of the Ebola outbreak in that part of the world.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
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Free-wheeling charity: Bikes for the needy
Pavel, manager of charity 'Bikes for Africa' collecting old bikes for Gambian people, carries one of many bikes that are intended for repair in Hermanice prison.