gambia gambia  /ˈɡæm bi ə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a narrow republic surrounded by Senegal in West Africa

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News

  • Envisat And Sentinel-2 To Provide Gambia Help From Above

    ESA Press Release Satellites are being used to promote agriculture in one of the world’s poorest countries. Named after the river that traverses the country from east to west, The Gambia is the smallest nation on mainland Africa. The majority of the population depends on agriculture for its livelihood, but the country’s land is constantly subject to soil erosion, degradation and sea-water ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: redOrbit

Quotes

  1. "After 45 years of independence today, we have more than 600 graduates here in the Gambia," Jammeh said, vaunting the number of domestically trained doctors in the nation of 1.5 million. "Today we are accused of bad governance. Let nobody...
    on Feb 19, 2010 By: Yahya Jammeh Source: AFP

  2. "Nations such as Iran, Brazil, Venezuela, Gambia and Senegal have the ability to restore a new world order," Ahmadinejad said before leaving Tehran.
    on Nov 21, 2009 By: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Source: AFP

  3. "The people are treated worse than livestock," Ferguson quotes FDR as saying. "Their cattle live longer. For every dollar that the British:have put into the Gambia, they have taken out ten. It's just plain exploitation."
    on Oct 27, 2008 By: Niall Ferguson Source: Faxts - Life

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