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Gambia volleyball federation “GVBF” launched this week the African Dream Project “Dr. Ary Graca Volleyball Development Program for Africa”

The Programme aims at having a common project mainly focusing on volleyball at school. 386 more words



You may ask yourself, “Just where in the world is Banjul, Gambia?” Banjul is the capital of Gambia which is a country in West Africa. The city is located at the mouth of Gambia River, where the Atlantic Ocean and the river meet. 711 more words

Air Travel

The Arrest and Continued Detention of Alieu Badara Lowe Sickens Me

The Alieu I taught and the Alieu I know is not a danger to anyone; nothing in this world will make me think for a moment that his continued detention can be justified under the circumstance. 631 more words

Human Rights

ALERT: Daily Observer Editor Sacked, Passport Seized

Cropped photo shows journalist Fadera who was appointed deputy editor-in-chief of the Daily Observer last year. (Photo Credit: Fadera/Facebook) 193 more words
Human Rights

Pres. Jammeh appoints another journalist as minister

The Gambia’s president Yahya Jammeh Monday announced the appointment of journalist Sheriff Bojang as Minister Information and Communication Infrastructure.

Mr. Bojang, a former managing director of the pro-government Daily Observer newspaper, is the proprietor of The Standard, an independent daily newspaper based in Bakau, seven kilometers outside the capital, Banjul. 226 more words

Breaking News

Dozens Are Arrested in Gambia After the Thwarting of a Suspected Coup

An alleged coup attempt in the small west African nation of Gambia prompted the arrests of several dozen civilian and military personnel, an intelligence source said Thursday. 140 more words