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Gambia weeds out ghost workers from payroll
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Gambia weeds out ghost workers from payroll

Gambian authorities have uncovered thousands of ghost workers in its payroll, who do not exist or are no longer in the civil service. An audit by the personnel management department of the civil service has been carried out, according to Permanent Secretary Pateh Jah, who is waiting for analysis of […]

Gambia ends ban on gambling
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Gambia ends ban on gambling

The Barrow administration has lifted a ban on gambling, imposed by former President Yahya Jammeh that has seen casinos, lottery groups, and slot machine operators kicked out of business. Jammeh’s government banned gambling two years ago after the autocratic ruler accused gaming companies of exploiting citizens and says it is […]