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School children launch anti-plastic campaign

School children launch anti-plastic campaign

Alarmed by the increasing environmental threat owing to the plastic menace, the children of Swallow Centre for Emancipating Education in Manjai Kunda have launched an anti-plastic campaign.

They want to encourage Gambians to give up plastic bags and explore alternative packaging.

The principal of Swallow Centre for Emancipating Education, which

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Gambian soldier who died in Darfur was a father of five

Gambian soldier who died in Darfur was a father of five

The Gambian soldier who suddenly died in Darfur, Sudan while serving on a UN peacekeeping mission was a father of five.

Arrangements are being made for Bakary Danso’s body to be sent to the country for burial.

A family friend told What’s On-Gambia that his death was sudden and unexpected.

However,

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Banjul-Barra Bridge will cost 750m Dollars

Banjul-Barra Bridge will cost 750m Dollars

President Adama Barrow’s Banjul -Barra Bridge would be a massive undertaking.

A reliable insider at the Ministry of Works, Construction and Infrastructure disclosed to What’s On-Gambia that the 10km bridge will cost 750m Dollars.

“The Chinese have done their feasibility study, but they made it clear to the government that it

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Barrow’s Nationwide Tour: 50 villages and towns, 10 days

Barrow’s Nationwide Tour: 50 villages and towns, 10 days

President Adama Barrow has departed the State House on Monday on his second Nationwide Tour as president.

In a press release, his office revealed: "In fulfilment of section 222 (15) of the 1997 Constitution of the Republic of The Gambia, His Excellency, President Adama Barrow will embark on a nationwide

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Reims' D100m deal for Gambia's Yusupha Njie cancelled

Reims' D100m deal for Gambia's Yusupha Njie cancelled

Was it the work of marabouts?

This was the question on everyone's lips when news emerged that legendary footballer Biri Biri’s son, Yusupha Njie will not be joining French Ligue 1 team, Stade de Reims after negotiations fell apart with his Portuguese team, Boavista.

The 24-year-old, one of Gambia's most

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Designer Mass Mizzle not bothered about gay rumours

Designer Mass Mizzle not bothered about gay rumours

Mass Mizzle has said rumours about his sexual orientation do not bother him.  The young fashion designer said he will not prove his sexuality to anyone.

In an interview with Fatu Networkon Saturday, he disclosed: “I am not bothered by what others are thinking of me. I have no

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Darboe becomes first male VP since Saihou Sabally

Darboe becomes first male VP since Saihou Sabally

The Gambia’s new vice president was officially sworn-in on Monday at the State House in Banjul. A famous lawyer-turned-politician, Ousainou Darboe is the first male to hold the office since Saihou Sabally in 1994.

After swearing an oath of office on a Quran, Darboe thanked President Barrow for appointing him

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