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Ghana’s Akwasi Frimpong Inspires Gambian Amadou Krubally To Love Winter Sports

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A Gambian has decided to compete at the Winter Olympics. Amadou Krubally who saw Ghana’s Akwasi Frimpong compete at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games for...
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Gambian president calls for international support for poor countries amid COVID-19 pandemic

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Gambian President Adama Barrow on Thursday called for international community to aid the least developed countries undergoing economic stagnation caused by COVID-19. ...
Family members of a person that died of COVID-19 converse with health workers during a burial ceremony, on the outskirts of Mogadishu, Somalia, May 8, 2020. Somali health ministry on Sunday confirmed 57 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing the total infections to 1,054. Fawziya Abikar, health minister said three people succumbed to the deadly respiratory disease, raising the death toll to 51. (Xinhua/Hassan Bashi)

The Gambia reports record 14 daily COVID-19 deaths, with 172 new infections

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The Gambian Health Ministry announced on Wednesday a daily record of 14 COVID-19 related deaths, taking the death toll to 77 since the outbreak...
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Gambian Truth Commission cautioned Over Inconsistent Testimony

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As the Gambia’s Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) began its second session of hearings this week, the Chairman, Dr. Lamin J. Sise, warned...
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Turnout low in Gambian councilorship elections

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Turnout has been low in Gambia's councilorship elections on Thursday, authorities said. "The turnout is very poor," a presiding officer in one of the polling...

Adama Barrow’s Swearing in Ceremony Withnessed by Packed Stadium

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The Gambia has formally sworn in its new elected President, Adama Barrow, in front of a crowd of thousands including African heads of state. It...

Adama Barrow Swears in Amadou Sanneh

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A newly released prisoner has just been made The Gambia’s finance minister. Just 72 hours ago Amadou Sanneh was still in jail for being an...

Adama Barrow Makes Fatoumata Tambajang His Vice President

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Her Excellency, The President of Gambia Adama Barrow has named  Fatoumata Tambajang as his Vice. Tambajang has ever been a good mediator engaging opposition parties...

Ghana’s ex-president to continue Gambian mediation effort

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Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo has requested his predecessor John Mahama, also the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) co-mediator on Gambia, to represent...

Gambian Minister Sheriff Bojang Quits Office

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Gambian information minister Sheriff Bojang has resigned to protest President Yahya Jammeh’s refusal to accept defeat in last month’s presidential election, reports say. Efforts to...

Gambia: Army Chief Supports Defeated Yahya Jammeh

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The head of Gambia’s army has given his full backing to the country’s president, Yahya Jammeh, amid a deepening political crisis. Mr Jammeh suffered a...

Gambian Dictator Runs Out of Options

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The Gambian dictator Yahya Jammeh may have reached the end of the political road in his over two decades of being in power and...

Ghana optimistic of peaceful resolution of Gambia crisis

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Ghana is optimistic that the political crisis in Gambia would be resolved peacefully, Emmanuel Bombande, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday. ...

Gambian wrestler Ali Mbengu dies trying to cross the Mediterranean

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A popular Gambian wrestler has drowned while crossing the Mediterranean trying to reach Europe, his coach says. Ali Mbengu, known to his fans...

Gambian peacekeepers arrive in Banjul after serving 12 months in Sudan

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The contingent named Gamcoy 18 has finished its 12- month term in Sudan, replacing the 17th batch of Gambian soldiers deployed for UN Peace...

Real de Banjul gives out Michael Touray to Inter Allies on loan

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Michael Touray has joined Inter Allies Gambian top-flight side Real de Banjul have confirmed teenage goal-machine Michael Touray has joined Ghanaian side Inter Allies on...

Ousman Manneh Found the Net 4 Times In 15 Minutes for Bremen

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Werder Bremen 18-year-old striker Ousman Manneh scored four goals in 15 minutes in his side?s 7-0 thrashing of SV Wilhelmshaven this week. Manneh, who landed...

Gambian immigrant smashes 4 goals in 15 minutes for Bremen

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Werder Bremen 18-year-old striker Ousman Manneh scored four goals in 15 minutes in his side?s 7-0 thrashing of SV Wilhelmshaven this week. Manneh, who landed...

President Jammeh warns Gay Community

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The president of Gambia has threatened to ?slit the throats? of gay people living in the country, in a speech about the nation?s...

Gambia Opposition Calls On ECOWAS Chair For Support

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Dr Mai Ahmed Satty, Leader of the Gambia Moral Congress (GMC), a Gambian political party, has appealed to President John Dramani Mahama, who is...

Gambia Is In Calm State-Authorities

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The Gambia?s government has denied there has been an attempt to overthrow President Yahya Jammeh while he is abroad. A statement broadcast on state radio...

Gambian referees to officiate Ghana-Togo match

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The Confederation of African Football (CAF), has appointed Gambian officials to handle the Blacks Stars' Africa Cup of Nations qualifier with Togo on Wednesday. According...
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Yahya Jammeh Kicks Out Ghanaian Chief Justice

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Justice Mabel Yamoa Agyemang Gambia?s top judge has been sacked by president Yahya Jammeh after just six months in the job, a judicial official...

Jammeh Calls For Reformation of UN Organisations

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President Goodluck Jonathan and his Gambian counterpart, President Yahya Jammeh Saturday in Banjul re-stated Africa?s demand for the urgent reformation of the United...

Yahya Jammeh warning to homosexuals ?If we catch you, you?ll regret you were born?

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Gambian president, Yahya Jammeh, has warned that any gay or lesbians found in the country will ?regret? being born. During a speech on March 28th...

Gambian Referee Gassama To Handle Kotoko-bejaia Clash

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Referee Bakary Gassama of Gambia to handle this weekend?s CAF Champions League game between Asante Kotoko and JSM Bejaia Gambian Papa Bakary Gassama...

Officials from Gambia named for Kotoko-JSM Bejaia clash

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Gambian referee Bakary Papa Gassama has been named for Sunday?s CAF champions league clash between Asante Kotoko and Algerian side, JSM Bejaia.The 36-year old...

My Concoction Has Cured Several HIV/AIDS Patients.

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Gambian President Yahya Jammeh said that dozens of HIV/AIDS patients in the tiny West African state have been cured using his secret concoction of...

Gambian authorities urged to halt further executions

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Gambian authorities urged to halt further executionsLONDON, United-Kingdom, August 28, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ ? Responding to the official confirmation from the Gambian government...

Gambian journalist imprisoned on contempt of court charges

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Gambian journalist imprisoned on contempt of court chargesNEW YORK, July 12, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ ? A Gambian judge ordered the arrest of a...