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  1. Gambia: About IFAD President's Visit to BanjulRead the original story

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    We note that the press release issued by IFAD announcing the visit to The Gambia, stated that "the focus of discussions will be on strengthening partnerships and furthering work to transform rural areas into economically vibrant places".

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  2. 3 more world leaders write to Gambian presidentRead the original story

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    Three more world leaders have written to the president of the Republic, His Excellency Sheikh Prof.

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  3. G/Bissau Speaker makes historic N/Assembly address in GambiaRead the original story

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    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.

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  4. Normalisation Committee to tour regionsRead the original story

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    Normalisation Committee of the Gambia Football Federation yesterday began a four-day tour of the administrative regions in provincial Gambia, a media release from Football House announced.

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  5. Catholics celebrate centenary of CathedralRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | In-depth Africa

    In a grand style, the Gambian Catholic family last Friday celebrated the centenary of the Cathedral of Our Lady of Assumption, situated at Daniel Goddard street, formerly Hagan Street in Banjul.

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  6. Gambia: IFAD President to Visit the GambiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | AllAfrica.com

    The President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development, IFAD, Kanayo F. Nwanze, is expected in The Gambia on Wednesday 20 August for a two-day official visit, during which he will meet with President Yahya Jammeh and other senior government officials."

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  7. Gambia seals US$31.9M for Airport Improvement ProjectRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | In-depth Africa

    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.

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  8. History-making Banjul United revel in FA Cup successRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | In-depth Africa

    Banjul United have written their name in Gambia's football folklore after winning their first ever FA Cup title with a narrow 1-0 defeat of Hawks, in their maiden appearance in the finals of the competition.

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  9. Sports Minister thumbs up successful FA Cup finalRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | In-depth Africa

    The minister of Youth and Sports has 'thumbed up' the Normalisation Committee of the Gambia Football Federation for what he described as the successful organisation of the domestic FA Cup at the weekend.

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  10. Gambia: 'Road Accidents Account for Almost 100 Deaths in Gambia Annually'Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | AllAfrica.com

    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.

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  11. 'Road accidents account for almost 100 deaths in Gambia annually'Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | In-depth Africa

    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.

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  12. Gambia, Venezuela to start air services- As lawmakers ratify AgreementRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | In-depth Africa

    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.

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  13. Africa: IFAD President to Meet Head of State and Ministers to Discuss ...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | AllAfrica.com

    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.

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  14. FGI-CRPC award contributorsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | In-depth Africa

    The Foundation of The Gambia Incorporation and Consumer Rights and Protection Chapter during their third annual congress awarded several institutions and individuals that have closely contributed to consumer right protection at a ceremony held at the Girl's Guide Hall in Kanifing.

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  15. Advertorial: How the role of the photojournalist is changingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Journalism.co.uk

    Self-shooting, listicles, Instagram and news footage from smart phones - current technology has put reporting on the ground like never before.

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  16. Automobile accident kills 3Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | In-depth Africa

    A fatal car accident that occurred on Monday between the villages of Sanyang and Tanji in Kombo South has claimed the lives of three people and left three others seriously injured.

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  17. Sisi praises Jammeh for support to Egypt's roadmapRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | In-depth Africa

    The president of the Arab Republic of Egypt, H.E Abdel Fattah Al Sisi has written to his Gambian counterpart, H.E Sheikh Prof.

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  18. 'Ebola, threat to human survival'Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | In-depth Africa

    A Gambian lawmaker has described as "threat to human survival" the deadly Ebola virus that has been plaguing some West African nations since February 2014.

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  19. Pa Dembo Touray seeks new club in SwedenRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | In-depth Africa

    Former Gambia national football team skipper, Pa Dembo Touray is hoping to secure a new club in Sweden before the end of the summer transfer window on September 1. The former Real de Banjul goalkeeper left premier league side Djurgarden IF after more than a decade with the Stockholm outfit to join South African club Engen Santos three years ago, ... (more)

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  20. Gambia - recycling for women's wealth and independenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Ecologist

    Plastic waste, often burning, is a constant companion in Gambia, a poor country where few enjoy formal rubbish collection, writes Louise Hunt.

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