COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Adama Barrow
Population: 2,092,731 (2018)
Land Size: 11,295 sq km (4,361 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Dubawa Inaugurates Gambian Operations, Commences Fact-Checking Training - AllAfrica News: Gambia
[Premium Times] "Our current engagement in The Gambia is logical, as part of efforts at defining a common solution to a common problem within the ECOWAS sub-region."
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Gina Misses Out On 100 Million Olympics Finals - AllAfrica News: Gambia
[The Point] Gambia's track queen, Gina Bass finished 6th position in her 100 meters semifinal run on Saturday to miss out on the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games finals. She clocked 11.16 seconds in her latest run.
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Yahya Jammeh's Host Retaliates Against the UK As France Upheld Guilty Verdict - AllAfrica News: Gambia
[The Point] Following punitive sanctions by the United Kingdom as well as an extraordinary guilty verdict by a French court against Teodorin Obiang, Equatorial Guinea's vice President, Malabo, has fiercely retaliated against the London by announcing the closure of the country's embassy in the British Capital.
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Elite Utd Finishes 2nd, B.k. Milan, Tallinding Utd Relegated - AllAfrica News: Gambia
[The Point] As the Gambian Premier League 2020-2021 came to close over the weekend, Elite United finished second position in the league beating Hawks FC 1-0, while B.K.
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Steve Biko Triumph Over LK Utd to Keep 1st Division Promotion Play-Off Ambitions - AllAfrica News: Gambia
[The Point] Steve Biko last Thursday triumphed over Latrikunda United 1-0 in their week twenty-eight match played at the Late Ousman Saho Football Field at Yundum to keep their Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Division One League promotion play-off ambitions.