Economy

Economy

14m counterfeit cash seized in Senegal

14m counterfeit cash seized in Senegal

Africa-Press - Gambia. The defendants were referred to the prosecution of the Tambacounda Tribunal de Grande Instance. According to the newspaper, the two alleged forgers,...
Minister decries lack of access to sports levy

Minister decries lack of access to sports levy

Africa-Press - Gambia. By Tabora Bojang The Minister of Youth and Sports yesterday explained that his ministry has little access to funds generated under the...
MAI FATTY TELLS NAMS TO REJECT 2021 BUDGET Says budget tailor-made for political reasons

MAI FATTY TELLS NAMS TO REJECT 2021 BUDGET Says budget tailor-made for political reasons

Africa-Press - Gambia. By Omar Bah The leader of the Gambia Moral Congress (GMC) has urged lawmakers to reject the 2021 budget estimates, which he...

Robbers strike in Farafenni, escape with over D600,000

Robbers on Saturday attacked the Islamic Bank in Farafenni in the North Bank Region (NBR) and went away with more than six hundred thousand...

Ghana welcomes the new ECO currency

The government of the Republic of Ghana on 28 December, 2019, issued a release welcoming the ECO currency championed by West African Economic and...

2019 state enterprises periscope

As the year ends, it is time to reflect on how State Enterprises function and the general expectations of The Gambian populace about their...

Nda Mariam Jagne Foundation hands over solar borehole to Kandonku

Nda Mariam Jagne family foundation, Friday handed over a newly constructed Solar Borehole to the community of Kandonku village in Foni Brefet District. The borehole...

Rural farmers benefit huge farming equipment supply to boost agricultural production, productivity

The Department of Agriculture, last Tuesday handed over seventy shines hoes and one hundred sickles of farm implement to regional Agricultural directors for onward...

Government Encourages Farmers to buy Groundnut at seccos at D18000

The Ministry of Agriculture has issued a press release pointing out that there is enough cash available at all burying points across the country. Farmers...

Groundnut Trade Season confronted with challenges

One week has gone into the groundnut trade season in the Gambia and some ‘Seccos’ in Sami and other Districts in the Central River...