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

Nigeria, France forge strong alliance to combat illegal migration

In a concerted effort to combat illegal migration and enhance border security, Nigeria and France have solidified their partnership through the deployment of advanced technology and collaborative strategies. The Ministry … Read More

OIC Summit condemns Israeli occupation, advocates for Palestinian rights

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) concluded its 15th Islamic Summit Conference in Banjul, Republic of The Gambia, with a resolute condemnation of the Israeli occupation and a fervent advocacy … Read More

Air Senegal SA, Azalaï Hotels Group partner to elevate customer experienced

In an exciting development for travelers and hospitality enthusiasts, Air Senegal SA and Azalaï Hotels Group have officially inked a strategic partnership aimed at enhancing customer experience and loyalty within … Read More

OIC urges dialogue, mediation for stability in troubled regions

In a significant address to the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Hissein Brahim Taha, the Secretary-General, underscored the urgent need for dialogue and reconciliation to address the pressing challenges faced … Read More

Gambia advances digital transformation with $180,000 ECOWAS grant

The Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy (MoCDE) has inked a pivotal $180,000 grant agreement with the ECOWAS Commission, aimed at catalyzing the modernization of government operations and bolstering online … Read More

Mayor Eric Adams’ Community OpEd: Fiscal Year 2025 Executive Budget — Getting Stuff Done for Working-Class New Yorkers

For over two years, cities across the country have struggled to respond to the aftereffects of the COVID-19 pandemic. In New York City, slowing tax revenue growth combined with low … Read More

President Tinubu secures $600m investment from Maersk for Nigerian seaport infrastructure expansion

President Bola Tinubu has facilitated a transformative investment of $600 million from A.P Moller-Maersk, a prominent Danish shipping and logistics conglomerate, aimed at bolstering and modernizing Nigeria’s seaport infrastructure. The … Read More

Nigeria police chief engages INTERPOL to combat transnational crime across West Africa

In a pivotal move to strengthen international cooperation against transnational crime, the Inspector General of Police (IGP) of Nigeria, Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun, has engaged with senior officials from INTERPOL at … Read More

Nigeria-Netherlands Business Forum: President Tinubu advocates transformative partnerships for citizens gains

President Bola Tinubu of Nigeria emphasized the necessity of transformative and mutually beneficial partnerships during his address at the Nigeria-Netherlands Business and Investment Forum held in The Hague on Thursday. … Read More