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World Press Freedom Day: Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure issues statement

World Press Freedom Day: Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure issues statement

EYEAFRICA TV: Banjul, THE GAMBIA:- As The Gambia joins the rest of the world in commemorating World Press Freedom Day, the country’s Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Ebrima Sillah issued statement, and it reads: As The Gambia joins the rest of the world in commemorating World Press Freedom Day, the Government under the leadership […]

Three months later: Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo declared over

Three months later: Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo declared over

EYEAFRICA TV: Brazzaville, CONGO:- The 12th Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) was declared officially over on Monday, just three months after the first case was reported in North Kivu, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday. The achievement marks the end of the country’s fourth outbreak of the deadly disease […]

World Press Freedom Day: GPU says Gambia’s media landscape still a ‘problematic situation’

World Press Freedom Day: GPU says Gambia’s media landscape still a ‘problematic situation’

EYEAFRICA TV: Fajara, THE GAMBIA:- The Gambia Press Union has said that the country’s media landscape is still a ‘problematic situation’ as The Gambia joins the rest of the world to mark World Press Freedom Day. World Press Freedom Day is observed on 3rd May every year to raise awareness of the importance of freedom of […]

The long wait is over: NPP finally launches interim executive

The long wait is over: NPP finally launches interim executive

EYEAFRICA TV: Banjul, THE GAMBIA:- Barely three months after launching, the National People’s Party (NPP) has finally put together its interim executive. A list seen by Eye Africa TV appeared to show at least 23 people as part of the inaugural executive headed by President Adam Barrow as party leader. However, there appears to be […]

NPP admonishes supporters, well-wishers to be civil in their social media discourse

NPP admonishes supporters, well-wishers to be civil in their social media discourse

EYEAFRICA TV: Banjul, THE GAMBIA:- The National People’s Party (NPP) has admonished its supporters and well wishers to be civil in their social media discourse, the party has said. “The leadership of the National People’s Party (NPP) has learned with utter disappointment and dismay that some people who claim to be supporters of our great […]

Over 50 former parliamentarians, governors meet President Barrow to express loyalty ahead of December polls

Over 50 former parliamentarians, governors meet President Barrow to express loyalty ahead of December polls

EYEAFRICA TV: Banjul, THE GAMBIA:- Over fifty former National Assembly Members and Governors have on Saturday met President Adama Barrow at State House to express their loyalty and support ahead of December 2021 presidential elections. The delegation, led by Hon. Abdoulie Suku Singhateh, were at the presidency to express their resolve to mount a formidable team […]

Police rescue seven kidnapped victims in northwestern Nigeria

Police rescue seven kidnapped victims in northwestern Nigeria

EYEAFRICA TV: Kaduna State, NIGERIA:- Nigerian police said on Friday it had rescued seven kidnapped victims in the northwestern state of Kaduna in recent separate operations. Mohammed Jalige, a police spokesperson in Kaduna, said in a statement that unidentified gunmen attacked the residence of a pastor at Kudenda of Chikun local government area on Tuesday, […]

President Barrow decorated with the Order of Grand Commander of Sierra Leone

President Barrow decorated with the Order of Grand Commander of Sierra Leone

EYEAFRICA TV: Banjul, THE GAMBIA:- President Adama Barrow has been awarded the Order of Grand Commander of the Republic of Sierra Leone (GCRS), the presidency said in a statement Wednesday. President Barrow is in Freetown at the invitation of the Sierra Leonean President, Julius Maada Bio to celebrate country’s 60th independence anniversary. “As part of […]

Sankareh: Civil service allowances and salaries under review, to be completed soon

Sankareh: Civil service allowances and salaries under review, to be completed soon

EYEAFRICA TV: Banjul, THE GAMBIA:- The Gambia government is comprehensively reviewing the salary and allowance structure for civil servants across the board, government spokesperson, Ebrima Sankareh said in a statement on Monday. Sankareh said conscious of the impact of low salaries and allowances of civil servants especially under the COVID-19 pandemic, government is determined to […]

Government says Gambia performs significantly well in Global Press Freedom Ranking 2021

Government says Gambia performs significantly well in Global Press Freedom Ranking 2021

EYEAFRICA TV: Banjul, THE GAMBIA:- The Gambia has recorded significant gains in advancing media freedoms in the 2021 Press Freedom Index of Reporters Without Borders, the government said Saturday. “Of some 180 countries surveyed in 2021, The Gambia is ranked 85, which is a two-point improvement from 87 in 2020,” government spokesperson, Ebrima G. Sankareh […]

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