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Gambians to vote in local government elections, a year after fall of strongman Jammeh

By Moses Mendy

Gambians will go to the polls Saturday to elect Mayors, Mayoresses and Chairmen to serve in the regional governments locally known as area or municipal councils. 245 more words

April 16, 2018 - Banjul, Gambia

This morning we arrived in Banjul, Gambia. This tiny little country is surrounded on three sides by Senegal and the ocean on the fourth. Our arrival was delayed an hour as the ship needed to sail in at the highest point in the tides or we would run aground. 891 more words

London (UK) to Banjul (Gambia) £ 245.98 Return Ticket

London – UK (GTW) to Banjul – Gambia (BJL) Return Ticket

Price: £ 245.98
Average Fare:  £ 510.00

Savings: £ 264.02

Airline: Thomas Cook
Date: 08.02.2019 to 15.02.2019… 204 more words


Coming home to The Gambia

The last time I visited The Gambia was in 2006 and since then a lot has changed, both nationally and within my familial sphere. And so naturally, such changed stirred a mixture of excitement and apprehension in me. 111 more words


BREAKING! 'Unrest in Gambia after clashes between Barrow and Jammeh supporters'

The Gambia has suspended permission for rallies and other public political events after clashes allegedly between supporters of President Adama Barrow and those of the former regime of Yahya Jammeh. 321 more words


#ThrowbackSaturday: 30th December, 2014 - attempted coup, The Gambia, West Africa

In 2014, Jason Florio and I were living in the small West African country of The Gambia, when we were woken by an early morning phone call, on 30th December, from a Gambian friend who advised us to… 190 more words


Jainaba Jobarteh: New Opportunities for Nutrition

Jainaba Jobarteh says that there has never been a better time to be health-conscious about one’s food. Jainaba Jobarteh set up a co-op in Madrid… 132 more words

Jainaba Jobarteh