Honourable Speaker, we have finally gathered here to give solemn expression to the constitutional provision which asserts that sovereignty resides in the people. And, when governments derive their authority from the people, they must utilise it only, to promote their general welfare and prosperity. We are here to promote theContinue Reading

REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA PRIVATE Office of The President State House Banjul THE GAMBIA _____________________________________________________________________________ 21 August, 2017 PR/C/214/(ABS) President Barrow launches the National Security Council Fajara, 21 August 2017-President Adama Barrow today launched a 7 member National Security Council (NSC) at a ceremony held at his office. President BarrowContinue Reading

REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA PRIVATE Office of The President State House Banjul THE GAMBIA _____________________________________________________________________________ 17th August , 2017 PR/C/213/(ABS) President Barrow swears in two new Judicial Service commissioners Fajara 17 August 2017- President Adama Barrow has sworn in two new members of The Gambia’s Judicial Service Commission. Former NationalContinue Reading

The doyen in Gambian politics Halifa Sallah has landed safely at Oslo’s main international airport Gardermoen late yesternight and was warmly welcomed. Mr. Sallah who is the national assembly member for Serekunda constituency and adviser to president Barrow is on an Europe tour to meet Gambians and well-wishers in the diaspora. In NorwayContinue Reading

In the Wolof Language they say, ‘xoddeeku balaa ngai laka le’, a crude translation of this will be ‘prevention is better than cure’. Every year, when the heavens open up, many Gambians are affected by floods or storms and their houses are destroyed. They lose a lot of their valuableContinue Reading