The Gambia

Dozens dead as migrant boat sinks off Mauritania coast: UN

At least 58 people, including women and children, were killed after a boat carrying dozens of migrants capsized in the Atlantic Ocean off the West African nation of Mauritania, the UN's migration agency said. The perilous sea passage from West Africa to Europe was...

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 12:55pm

The Gambia swears in new vice-president, 8 ministers

The President of The Gambia Adama Barrow presided on Monday over the swearing ceremony of new Vice-President Ousainou Darboe along with eight ministers at State House in Banjul. The new ministers include Ebrima Sillah as the Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Mambury Njie,...

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 9:16am

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