Latest News for: Gambia money


Over Hundred Senegalese Secretly Leave Batokunku for Sanyang

Foroyaa 06 Apr 2021
The officer alleged that an amount of D2 million was disposed to the displaced persons few weeks ago by the Senegalese Fisheries Minister, who was on a mission to Gambia. The officer explained that when the displaced persons shared the money among themselves, they started leaving Batokunku for their homes in Sanyang.

Profiting from COVID-19: Test results for sale in The Gambia

Ghana Business News 02 Apr 2021
Lamin Sanneh collects money after handing over negative COVID-19 result. The Gambia, like all other countries of the world, has been hit by the global coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic ... “If it is Westerners, I charge a lot of money ... Even if you ask the person, he will tell you I did not charge him money, between me and Allah.

Smart Business Group CEO Challenges Gov’t to prioritize Local Contractors

Foroyaa 12 Mar 2021
Omar Njie, has called on the Government of The Gambia to consider giving priorities to local contractors. Speaking recently in an interview with journalists at his office along Kairaba Avenue, Njie said giving contracts to international contractors makes the country to lose a lot of money.

Gambia torpedoing deportations of its nationals from Germany

Free West Media 27 Feb 2021
Gambia is torpedoing Germany's repatriation efforts at various levels ... Gambia is particularly dependent on the money sent by emigrants as these transactions represent around 15 percent of annual economic output. For Gambia specialist Yorck Wurms, these payments are one of the main reasons the country is so reluctant to take back its nationals.

Giaba Round of Mutual Evaluation Training Starts

All Africa 18 Feb 2021
The Inter-Governmental Action against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA) on Monday began a five-day forum for Gambia's 2nd Round of Mutual Pre-Assessment at a local hotel in Senegambia ....

Gambia: Stakeholders On AML/CFT Regime Undergoing Training On Assessment Process

All Africa 17 Feb 2021
Stakeholders on The Gambia's Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorism Financing (AML/CFT) regime are undergoing training on assessment process ....

China is doubling down on non-green energy

Albuquerque Journal 11 Jan 2021
Aside from larger developing countries such as Brazil and India, Chinese money has also reached poorer countries such as Chad, Bangladesh and Gambia ... With 10,088MW of power projects made possible with Chinese money, the United Kingdom is the sixth largest recipient ... the money back.

How Covid-19 is reshaping African governance

Mail Guardian South Africa 09 Jan 2021
As the sun set on 2020, a year primarily defined by the Covid-19 pandemic, all segments of society in Africa have been affected ... Civil society must fight back ... One example is The Gambia, where civil society groups are “following the money” by issuing reports on the allocation of government resources, with media partners publishing related articles.

Pa Salieu: “I’ve been cut from the system, but I will rise up like a phoenix”

NME 08 Jan 2021
“My parents came from The Gambia,” he says ... He was sent back to The Gambia, a small country on the coast of West Africa, when he was two to live with his grandparents for five years ... I had the money for it, trust me ... Pa Salieu is saving money from his music career to invest in The Gambia, but his ambition doesn’t stop at the country of his roots.

Gambia: Money and Government

All Africa 16 Nov 2020
It offers a potted history of economic thought, with particular emphases on the roles played by money ...

Comment on $34 million West African project supports rice farming in Bonthe and Kambia districts ...

Sierra Leone Telegraph 28 Oct 2020
... ten years in this trial countries – Gambia, Guinea, Niger, Senegal and Sierra leone ... As far as implementing this programmes, Gambia and Senegal that have a well integrated and productive agricultural sector are the only ones that will give our farmers a run for their money.

Batchilly's Trial Progresses, As Defence Challenges Witness

All Africa 16 Sep 2020
The criminal case involving Musa Yalli Batchilly, the ...

He almost died migrating to Europe. Now he is warning other Gambians about it

CNN 26 Aug 2020
Sallah grew up in Serekunda, southwest of The Gambia's capital city, Banjul ... "But there was no Taiwan embassy in Gambia, so I had to go to the closest one in Abuja, Nigeria," he explained. After borrowing money from his sister to travel to Nigeria, he said he spent three months there before his visa application was denied.

Musa Yalle Batchilly's Trial Commences

All Africa 30 Jul 2020
The case involving Musa Yalle Batchilly, an executive ...