Latest News for: Gambia money


Passengers tell GFS to stop risking lives

The Point 15 Apr 2024
Sainabou Faye, another frequent traveller, said the amount of money the Gambia Ferry Services makes daily can afford a new ferry every six months ... “The Gambia Ferry Services do not value the lives of travellers.

QGroup Holds Grand Iftar, 4th National Quranic Recitation

Foroyaa 08 Apr 2024
The Q-Group comprises several companies including Q-Cell, a telecommunication company; Quantum Net Institute of Technology (QIT); Arab Gambia Islamic Bank (AGIB); Qodoo Mobile Money; Espace Motors; ...

Gov’t to Pay WAA £20m

Foroyaa 02 Apr 2024
The Gambia Government has been ordered to compensate West African Aquaculture (WAA) more than twenty million British Pounds Sterling (£20 million) ... The Gambia Government at the time accused the company on allegations of money laundering.

Zeepay secures additional US$3 million from Verdant Capital Hybrid Fund

B & FT Online 29 Mar 2024
... the biggest non-telco Mobile Money Operator in Africa by balance sheet and revenue with Mobile Money Licenses in six countries – Ghana, Zambia, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone, Gambia and Barbados.

National Assembly Commits pro-FGM Bill to Committee

Foroyaa 19 Mar 2024
... invalidate our stories and say that we are making it up, saying that we are lying, saying that Gambia doesn’t have female genital mutilation and that we are only doing this because of money.

“I am not Aware of Government’s Contributions towards Upkeep of ECOMIG Forces,” Says Defence Minister Njie

Foroyaa 14 Mar 2024
The Gambia’s ... Honourable Cham asked the Minister to state how much money the Government of the Gambia contributes annually towards the upkeep of the ECOMIG Forces since their coming into the country.

Auditor General’s Findings on Government’s 2020 Account

Foroyaa 29 Jan 2024
He said section 151 subsection 3 of the Constitution states that no money shall be withdrawn from the Consolidated Fund or any other public fund of The Gambia unless it has been approved by the ...

UTG to introduce Pharmacy Curriculum

The Point 25 Jan 2024
Since then, the Ministry of Health in collaboration with the University of The Gambia (UTG) and key stakeholders with funding from World Bank is about to roll out a need-based pharmacy curriculum programme at the University of The Gambia.

Barrow pardons ex-PS Banja, others

The Point 22 Jan 2024
The prosecution of Dr Banja came about after he received money from the proprietors of Golden Lead Company Limited to free their vessels which were engaged in illicit fishing from detention, by which ...

Afcon 2023: Gambia squad ‘could have died’ on aborted flight to Ivory Coast

Foroyaa 12 Jan 2024
The Gambia squad travelling to Ivory Coast for the forthcoming 2023 Africa Cup of Nations “could have died” during a flight that was aborted, coach Tom Saintfiet has claimed ... Tom Saintfiet has been coach of The Gambia since July 2018.

SSHFC gives D2M support for AFCON campaign

The Point 08 Jan 2024
This comes as the senior national team (Scorpions) and the Gambia Football Federation intensify preparations to ensure the country’s successful participation in the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations.


Foroyaa 08 Jan 2024
The Gambia has laws governing the establishment and operation of casinos and betting centres, but the laws are not enforced ... They want to make money and get rich through the casinos ... “You need money to go to the University of the Gambia.

Gambian Drivers Call on Government to Review Cross-Border Trade Agreement with Senegal

Foroyaa 29 Dec 2023
In September 2022, The Gambia signed a trade agreement with Senegal, which focused on trade and transit ... The Gambia Ports Authority ... You have to give money to the police in and outside the Gambia as you drive to Dakar,” he said.

Inside Gambia’s Immigration Racket

Foroyaa 29 Dec 2023
Foroyaa’s eight-month investigation has revealed that some personnel of the Gambia Immigration Department (GID) have been unlawfully taking money from other West African nationals residing in the Gambia ... You don’t need to give anyone money.

MOTC Disburses Over D400,000 to Community Festival Organisers

Foroyaa 28 Dec 2023
Minister Bah disclosed to them that aside from the cash support, the Gambia Tourism Board will in due time disburse money to the NCAC for the first-ever technical workshop for festival organisers ...