No Government Will Allow Unsafe Food Or Sick Animals Into Its Territory

Aurelien Simplice Kongbelet Zingas from Central Africa Republic who deputized for the Vice-President of the Pan-African Parliament has disclosed that no government would allow unsafe food or sick animals into its territory due to the public health threats they present. He made this disclosure when delivering his opening statement on African Union Inter-Africa Bureau for […]

50 PAP Members Debate Revised AU Protocols & Human Rights Instruments

Fifty (50) Pan-African Parliament Members over the weekend concluded their deliberations on the ratification and domestication of Pan-African Parliament (PAP) revised Protocol and other African Union (AU) Human Rights Instruments. The five-day back-to-back continental consultative and capacity building forum took place at a local Hotel in Kololi. During the opening ceremony the Speaker of the […]

No Country Can Solve Its Challenges ‘In Isolation,’ Gambia President Tells UN Assembly

“Our salvation, as human beings, lies in strengthening our multilateral institutions and fostering greater international cooperation to collectively address global challenges,” he said, noting that the UN “uniquely provides the opportunity to achieve this goal.” He observed that during this time of multiple global challenges, the UN’s work is being undermined through inadequate funding. “Those […]

Banjul NAM Suggests The Decentralization Of Gambian Library Services

The National Assembly Member (NAM) for Banjul Central has suggested before the deputies at the National Assembly that the Library services be decentralized instead of relocating the Gambia National Library Services Authority (GNLSA) outside the Banjul. Hon. Muhammed Ndow made this comment during the continuation debate on President Adama Barrow’s State of the Nation address […]

Economic Protectionism: Indigenous vs. Foreign Businesses

“If we are to be a developed country. We must produce Gambian, buy Gambian and most importantly consume Gambian”. Dabakh Getting the economy back on track, creating employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for the citizenry SHOULD have been the utmost priority for the government within its first year. For any country to developed, its economy to […]

Banjul Central NAM Stated ‘Banjul Was Totally Neglected By Jammeh Regime’

The National Assembly Member (NAM) for Banjul Central informed fellow deputies that the City of Banjul is becoming a ghost town and has been neglected by the former President Jammeh’s 22-years old regime adding that the City does not belong to Banjulians alone, but to the entire nation. Hon. Muhammed Ndow made this comment last […]

Lions Club International Governor Visit Gambia

The Lions Club International District 403A Governor, Fodiḗ Amadou Diagana, Mauritanian national and two of his Cabinet members namely: District Regional Chairperson Yasser Ainabhani and Zone President Anna Niang on Wednesday ended a two-day visit to The Gambia. They were received at the foot of the ferry from Senegal by the President of the Lions […]