Gambia: NGO Engages 60 Adolescent On Teenage Pregnancy, Reproductive Health Issues
[The Point] Artists in Alliance for Arts and Culture in partnership the Kafuta Community Library on Sunday embarked on a community sensitisation for 60 adolescent girls on teenage pregnancy, HIV Aids, reproductive health and gender related issues. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - December 23, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Gambia: Gambians Prefer J & j Covid-19 Vaccines to Others
[Foroyaa] Gambians who are vaccinated against COVID-19 and those anticipating to be vaccinated against the deadly diseases said they prefer to be vaccinated with the Johnson and Johnson vaccine. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 22, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Health Foundation Offers Free Dental Care, Services to Lamin Village
[Foroyaa] Oral Health Gambia Foundation in collaboration with Lamin Health Center (NGO) has provided free toothbrushes and toothpaste to students of Babylon Lower Basic School and some adults at Lamin village in the Kombo North District of the West Coast Region. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 22, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: The Rise in Online Gambling Amid Covid-19 Pandemic!
[The Point] As most people were literally left to their own devices during COVID-19 related lockdowns, many began engaging with technology in different new ways. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 17, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Gambia On Threshold of Registering 10,000 Covid-19 Cases
[Foroyaa] The Gambia has registered six new cases of the corona virus, bringing the total registered cases of Covid-19 to nine thousand, nine hundred and ninety-eight. This was disclosed by health officials during the 404th national situation report on Covid-19 in the country, during the weekend, since the confirmation of the first case of the coronavirus disease in the Gambia on the 16 March, 2020. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: WACOMP - Gambia Trains Lab Technicians On ISO/IEC
[The Point] The Gambia component of the West Africa Competitiveness Programme (WACOMP-GM) recently held a 2-day virtual awareness raising training on ISO/IEC 17025:2017. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Health Ministry Gives Update On Entrance Into the Country
[The Point] The Ministry of Health has announced it has updated entry health requirements into The Gambia amid the Covid-19 pandemic (Omicron variant). Although the variant is not yet identified in The Gambia, however, the ministry has shared the following information for public. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 15, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: MHSCCU Disburses Over D91m to Members in 2020
[The Point] The chairman of the Medical and Health Services Co-operative Credit Union, Mr. Malang .N. Fofana, on Saturday during the Union's AGM has disclosed that the Credit Union in 2020, has disbursed Ninety One Million, Nine Hundred and Eighty Seven Thousand, Four Hundred and Sixty Five Dalasis and Twenty Two Bututs (91, 987, 465.22) to 3,364 members. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 15, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia elections: Adama Barrow declared presidential election winner
The electoral commission names Adama Barrow the winner despite his opponents questioning the vote. #gambia #adamabarrow (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambian opposition parties reject preliminary election results
Incumbent president Adama Barrow leading with twice votes of nearest rival in test of democratic stability after decades of Yahya Jammeh’s rule #gambian #incumbent #adamabarrow #oppositionparties #ruleincumbentpresident #yahyajammeh (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambian President Barrow on course for resounding election win
Gambia's incumbent president, Adama Barrow, was on course for a resounding election win on Sunday, partial results indicated, that could help to draw a line under recent political turmoil. #gambian #barrow (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambians vote with marbles in key test for stability
Polls opened in Gambia on Saturday with voters using a unique voting system, marbles dropped in each candidate's ballot drum, in a tightly fought presidential election that will test stability and... #gambians (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Gambia to vote for first time since Jammeh forced into exile
Poll takes place as human rights groups express fears over record of successor Adama Barrow #jammeh #successor #adamabarrow #gambia #humanrightsgroups (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambians vote in first presidential election since Jammeh era
Saturday’s vote will be closely watched as a test of the democratic transition in The Gambia. #jammeh (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambia: Trust Bank Ltd. Donates Medical Items to EFSTH Dialysis Unit
[The Point] As part of their corporate social responsibility, Trust Bank Limited, a private commercial bank in The Gambia has on Thursday 23 November, 2021 donated medical items worth D250,000 to the Dialysis Unit of the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 25, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news