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News Gambia » Places: Gambia: No matter what position you hold in my government, or…

News channel or source: https://freedomnewspaper.com/2018/02/18/gambia-no-matter-position-hold-government-profession-practice-opinion-shaper-politician-together-success-country-president-bar/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

My fellow Gambians, In shaping the New Gambia, my government has begun the task of steadily reforming the government machinery. The reforms will put in place the instruments for best practices we formulate in governance through the policies and practices ...

News Gambia » Places: Gambia rejoins Commonwealth after democratic election

News channel or source: http://punchng.com/gambia-rejoins-commonwealth-after-democratic-election/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

To mark The Gambia’s readmittance, a flag-raising ceremony was to take place at 1100 GMT in the gardens of Marlborough House, the Commonwealth Secretariat’s headquarters in central London. “When The Gambia left in 2013, the heads of government ...

News Gambia » Places: RCS Africa head welcomes Gambia back to Commonwealth

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/RCS-Africa-head-welcomes-Gambia-back-to-Commonwealth-625161
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Gambia under its former leader Yahya Jammeh pulled out of the Commonwealth in 2013, describing it as a neo-colonial institution. With a new leader, Adama Barrow in place, the West African country is seeking to rebuild stronger ties with the international ...

News Gambia » Places: Gambia: One year on, Barrow's transition in doubt

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/news/198953/gambia-one-year-on-barrows-transition-in-doubt
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Personally, I think that the priorities are misplaced,” he added. “It appears that they value or place a higher premium on development projects than institutional and legal reforms, which are necessary prerequisites for attracting foreign investments.”

News Gambia » Places: Gambia putting efforts to establish NPMC

News channel or source: http://thepoint.gm/africa/gambia/article/gambia-putting-efforts-to-establish-npmc
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

He pointed out that strategies have to be put in place to maintain crop production by using all ... He finally thanked Sahelian Pesticides Committee for coming to the Gambia in helping establish this important committee. He also urged all to be active ...

News Gambia » Places: The Gambia rejoins Commonwealth

News channel or source: http://www.voice-online.co.uk/article/gambia-rejoins-commonwealth
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

THE GAMBIA has rejoined the Commonwealth today (Feb 8), almost five years after leaving it. A flag-raising ceremony, at Marlborough House, the London headquarters of the Commonwealth Secretariat, took place to mark its return. Commonwealth Secretary ...

News Gambia » Places: Gambia: Regional court rules draconian media laws violate human rights

News channel or source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/press-releases/2018/02/gambia-regional-court-rules-draconian-media-laws-violate-human-rights/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The journalists argued that their rights, including their rights to freedom of expression, had been violated by Gambia through the enforcement ... these restrictive laws are still in place. The ruling will set an important precedent as many countries ...

News Gambia » Places: AI hails ECOWAS Court ruling against Gambia’s media laws

News channel or source: http://www.panapress.com/Ai-hails-ECOWAS-Court-ruling-against-Gambia-s-media-laws---3-630539916-0-lang2-index.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Banjul, Gambia (PANA) – Amnesty International (AI ... these restrictive laws are still in place. According to AI, the ruling will set an important precedent as many countries within West Africa continue to use similar repressive laws to silence freedom ...