Latest News for: Gambia money


Ending Stigma and Discrimination: A Migrant Returnee’s Perspective

Foroyaa 12 Oct 2021
Migration in The Gambia has existed for centuries ... If one comes back to The Gambia without money or without entering Europe, many face a lot of stress, stigma and discrimination, on top of all the trauma they faced on the journey ... This story was written by Mamina Jallow, Migrants as Messengers (MaM) Volunteer in The Gambia.

Kandeh blasts Barrow as being subordinate to Macky Sall

The Point 11 Oct 2021
We are here to make tremendous changes ranging from the security, the livelihood of the people, hospitals, agriculture, education as well as The Gambia College whose students are paying a lot of money today when that was never the case during the Second Republic,” he further assured.

Book entitled The Gambia Saga launched

The Point 29 Sep 2021
” The book launched by the Nova Scotia Gambia Association (NSGA) for the use of the general public ... So, because it was Canadian money and they wanted a Canadian man to lead the project that was how Burris came to The Gambia in 1981 - The opening chapter of the book describes his (the author’s) journey to the country.

‘CBG secure $535M on remittances’

The Point 17 Sep 2021
Qmoney is the Gambia’s leading mobile money platform and for the first time in the country, Qcell users can receive international money transfers directly into their Qmoney wallet safely and at their convenience with no charges ... top three multi transfer companies in The Gambia.

Gambia Launches $5.6 Million GEF -6 Land/Seascape Planning, Ecosystem Restoration Project

Foroyaa 14 Sep 2021
The Gambia government together with the National Environment Agency (NEA) and Parks and Wildlife of The Gambia last Thursday launched a project totaling US $5m. The money is allocated by the Global Environment Fund to The Gambia for land/seascape planning and ecosystem restoration.

How QNet E-Marketing Leaves Man Stranded following Deceitful Business

Foroyaa 11 Sep 2021
QNet, an e-marketing network platform, a company that has come under fire by several customers, is accused by a family of collecting money from them in a deceitful way. The e-marketing company has several independent representatives in the Gambia that set-up offices countrywide ... I refused and asked to be refunded my money,” he said.

Agent: $210 of $5.9M cash deposited in court clerk accounts

The Columbus Telegram 26 Aug 2021
Much of the money is still unaccounted for, Hyde said ... “The money primarily went to Africa, and Cameroon specifically," Furtak testified. She said it went to 40 people in countries including Nigeria, Senegal, Gabon, Gambia, Ecuador and Canada. Furtek said Demps wired money so often ...

Poverty on the rise as 33% rural households get one meal per day

The Point 24 Aug 2021
He called on The Gambia government to help them with boreholes for gardening in order to generate income ... “We will make sure the money serves its purpose as expected ... I always use my business money to provide food for the family but at some point, I use my farm money to restart my business,” the Gambia-based Nigerian stated.

A Contest Of Citizens Or Contest Of Billionaires

Foroyaa 23 Aug 2021
Before 2016 Many Billionaires in the Gambia had to rely on the state protection.

Two foreign nationals arrested in Udaipur for hacking ATM

The Times of India 27 Jul 2021
The women are from Uganda and Gambia, respectively, who had earlier hacked an ATM and siphoned off Rs 32 lakh from a bank ... After taking the money the women identified as Nantango Alkexenders, a native of Uganda and Luara Kaith of Gambia had gone to Udaipur.

Inside QNet Pyramid Scam Scheme

Foroyaa 12 Jul 2021
The setting is in the smallest country in mainland Africa- The Gambia, home to little over two million people, many of whom struggle daily to make ends meet ... After making the payment, QNet will refuse to refund any, hiding under the pretext that once money is wired outside the country, it cannot be sent back to the Gambia.

Fast Pace Transfer starts remittance services in the country

Graphic 12 Jul 2021
The company is expected to enable Ghanaians and other Africans in the Diaspora to meet their monetary commitments in their home countries by sending money from the United Kingdom (UK) and Canada to Ghana, The Gambia and other African countries with ease adding that the funds are ...

Fast Pace Transfer begins operations

B & FT Online 05 Jul 2021
Fast Pace Transfer Limited (Fast Pace), an international money remittance company, has been officially introduced onto the Ghanaian market ... It also makes it possible to receive remittances in Gambia and Nigeria through its partners. Funds are either received directly onto a mobile money wallet, a bank account or as a cash pickup at partner locations.

UTG Student Journalists educated on illegal/legal Migrations

Foroyaa 25 Jun 2021
Governments, especially government of The Gambia must be an honest broker, he added ... Jerreh Manneh, Senior Project Assistant Communication for Development said Gambia is part of the highest receiving remittances, where migrants in Europe are sending money daily in order to support their families.