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2111, 2017

FAR eyes 1.1 billion barrels in The Gambia

By | November 21st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

West Africa focused explorer FAR says it has identified 1.1 billion barrels of resources in its two blocks offshore The Gambia. The blocks A2 and A5 contain combined estimated prospective resources of 1.1 billion barrels [...]

2110, 2017

Gambia: Campaign to bring former president Yahya Jammeh to Justice Victims, activists to pursue case against exiled leader

By | October 21st, 2017|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

(Banjul, The Gambia, October 21, 2017) - Victims of the former Gambian government of Yahya Jammeh and Gambian and international activists today announced the formation of a campaign to bring Jammeh and his leading [...]

310, 2017

Gambia: Yahya Jammeh sold Kairaba Hotel to MA Kharafi, coordinator tells commission

By | October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

Momodou Lamin Sonko, a coordinator at MA Kharafi Company, yesterday told the commission that looks into the assets and financial transactions of the former President Yahya Jammeh that the former president has sold Kairaba [...]

2006, 2017

Gambia: Gov’t inherits 6 million euros problem at NAWEC

By | June 20th, 2017|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

The Minister of Tourism Hamat Bah said the coalition government has inherited a chronic mechanical problem at the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) which requires over 6 million euros to fix. “A mechanical problem [...]

2006, 2017

Gambia: UN experts urge Gambia gov’t to address past rights violations

By | June 20th, 2017|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

The Gambia is witnessing encouraging signs in moves to shed light on past human rights violations, including enforced disappearances, but must involve families fully in the process, a delegation of the United Nations Working Group [...]