The Gambia


Thu, 22 Apr 2021 06:21:17 GMT
Govt Eliminates Trachoma, a Leading Cause of Blindness Worldwide
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Addis Ababa -- Small West African nation follows Ghana in successfully eradicating the painful eye disease, which still affects people in more than 40 countries

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 08:14:59 GMT
19,634 People Vaccinated Against Covid-19 in the Gambia
[Foroyaa] Health authorities have on Wednesday 21st April 2021 informed this medium that nineteen thousand six hundred and thirty-four (19,634) people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 as of 18th April 2021.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 08:14:58 GMT
National Assembly Joint Committee Engages IEC On Election Bill
[Foroyaa] The national assembly joint committee on Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) and Human Rights and Constitutional Matters has engaged the country's election body (IEC) on the Election Bill 2021.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 08:14:55 GMT
65 Suspects Face Charges of Drug Related Offences
[Foroyaa] Sixty-five (65) individuals who were arrested and handed over to Drug Law Enforcement Agency The Gambia (DLEAG) by "Operation Zero Crime" Unit have been charged with drug related offences.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 08:14:54 GMT
Gambia Records One New Covid-19 Related Death, 4 New Cases
[Foroyaa] The Gambia has on Wednesday 21st April 2021 registered one new COVID-19 related death, bringing the total number of deaths since March 2020 to one hundred and seventy-one.