Daily Archives: January 28, 2014

Jammeh wants a very motivated team of civil servants -Veep tells newly sworn-in senior gov’t officials

By: Musa Ndow

The vice president and Women’s Affairs minister has told the nine newly sworn-in senior government officials that the president of the Republic, His Excellency Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr. Yahya Jammeh, is interested …

Minister cautions local gov’t authorities over land allocations

By: Momodou Faal

The Lands and Regional Government minister has cautioned local government authorities to be mindful of land allocations, especially to people who initially seek them for agricultural development purposes, but later use them …

Sanyang Int’l Cultural Festival explores Diversity

By: Yunus S. Saliu

Thousands of people over the weekend converged on the Kombo South coastal settlement of Sanyang for the second edition of the village’s annual International Cultural Festival that explores the cultural diversity …

Disaster coordinator: Fire outbreaks account for 70% of disasters in URR

By: Alieu Ceesay

The regional disaster coordinator in the Upper River Region (URR) has disclosed that fire outbreaks accounted for 70% of the disasters in URR. He said due to frequent fire outbreaks, they are …

NDMA data collection training ends

By: Saffiatou Colley

The National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) Wednesday concluded a two-day data collection training for stakeholders at the National Nutrition Agency (NaNA).

The multi-sectoral platform was based on analysis and utilisation of tools …