President Museveni reviews progress on Inspire Africa Coffee Factory project

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni inspected the Inspire Africa Coffee Factory project, noting significant progress in its construction. Initiated in October 2023, the project is now 60 percent complete and is … Read More

Nigeria: IGP Egbetokun applauds successful rescue of kidnapped minors in Zamfara

In a significant victory against kidnapping and violent crimes, the Inspector General of Police, IGP Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun, has commended the successful rescue of two minors who were abducted in … Read More

President Barrow inaugurates S State-of-the-art health facility in Salikenni

In a significant boost to local healthcare infrastructure, His Excellency President Adama Barrow has inaugurated a multi-million Dalasi health facility in Salikenni, Central Badibu. This newly established center, the first … Read More

Dominican Republic president Abinader declares self winner of presidential election

President Luis Abinader declared victory in the Dominican Republic’s presidential election, a contest heavily influenced by concerns over crime and safety. Though official results have yet to be announced, Abinader’s … Read More

Xi, Putin vow to strengthen strategic partnership in Beijing talks

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin have committed to deepening their strategic ties, marking a significant development in the relationship between the two nations. During a meeting … Read More

Senegalese PM Sonko calls for expulsion of French troops, regional Alliance

Senegalese Prime Minister Ousmane Sonko has stirred significant political discourse by advocating for the removal of French military bases from Senegalese territory, citing concerns over national sovereignty and strategic autonomy. … Read More

HWPL urges international action for peace amid Israel-Iran escalation

Amid escalating tensions and violent conflict between Israel and Iran, Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL), a United Nations-affiliated organization, has issued a fervent call for peace. This … Read More

“Our membership in IRE will open numerous doors for development projects in Banjul” — Mayor Lowe

In a significant stride for international cooperation and gender equality, Mayor Malick Lowe of Banjul has announced the city’s new membership in The Institute of the Regions of Europe (IRE). … Read More

“We must partner to make our people the focus of our democratic commitment” — Tinubu tells Senegalese President Faye

President Bola Tinubu on Thursday received President Bassirou Diomaye Faye of Senegal and called for an alignment of purpose and structure in West Africa to effectively address the challenges confronting … Read More

Artist campaigns against racism with pins and threads artwork of footballer Vinicius Jr

Redha Salim, an Iraqi dentist and artist, sent a powerful message by creating the world’s largest pin and thread art with multiple threads. Measuring at 13.3 m² (142 ft² 20149.96 … Read More

Dubai police forum explores future challenges for search, rescue teams

In a strategic initiative to enhance emergency response capabilities, His Excellency Major General Abdullah Ali Al Ghaithi, Assistant Commandant for Operations Affairs at Dubai Police, inaugurated the “Search and Rescue … Read More

Gambia garners widespread support for groundbreaking resolution on human rights 

In a resounding success for The Gambia’s diplomatic efforts, the Permanent Mission of the Republic of The Gambia in Geneva, Switzerland, proudly presented and garnered widespread support for its groundbreaking … Read More

Banjul: Mayor Lowe launches project for expansion of Taiawun Arabic School

In a significant step towards enhancing educational opportunities in Banjul, Mayor Malick Lowe marked a pivotal moment with the laying of the foundation stone for the expansion project of Taiawun … Read More

Banjul: President Barrow admires the Mayor Lowe’s heartwarming encounter with schoolchildren

Mayor Malick Lowe of Banjul has engaged with young ambassadors from The Marina International School, igniting a moment of innocent admiration for President Adama Barrow. The occasion, orchestrated by school … Read More

Gambia: President Barrow leads 15th cabinet session, addresses key national agenda

His Excellency President Adama Barrow convened the 15th Cabinet meeting at the State House in Banjul, steering discussions on critical issues pivotal to The Gambia’s development trajectory. The agenda boasted … Read More

ECOWAS holds key meeting in Abuja, sets stage for reduced mobile costs across West Africa

The 14th Focal Point Meeting of National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs) gathered in Abuja, Nigeria, yesterday to accelerate progress on the implementation of the ECOWAS Regulation on Roaming, a pivotal step … Read More

Nigeria Police Force partners UNODC, organizes legal workshop to boost human rights policing

In a concerted effort to enhance professionalism and service delivery within the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), the Legal Department has organized a two-day workshop aimed at fortifying effective, efficient, and … Read More

Senegal: President Faye sets new tone, shuns airport ceremonies for efficiency

President Bassirou Diomaye Faye of Senegal has taken a bold step in streamlining official protocol by announcing his decision to forego traditional airport ceremonies during his official trips. This unexpected … Read More

President Barrow elevates GAF officers, emphasizes innovation in national defence

In a significant ceremony underscoring his commitment to the nation’s security, President Adama Barrow, in his capacity as Commander in Chief of The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), elevated ten senior … Read More