QTV NEWS IN ENGLISH 12.06.2020

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Friday the 12th of June is The World Day Against Child Labour. We will take a look at how the covid-19 pandemic has contributed to the global child labour crisis.

A 37-year-old Gambian prisoner serving a life sentence on Thursday told the TRRC that the state central prison used to be filled to capacity, causing some inmates to have to sleep in the toilets.

The Chief of Defence Staff on Thursday paid a courtesy call on the Lord Mayor of the Kanifing Municipal Council.

Despite the global lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Managing Director of the Gambia Ports Authority has told QTV that business at the Sea Port of Banjul is going on as usual.

IN BUSINESS NEWS
Cashew farmers, local buyers or government and trade officials in West Africa have told Reuters that the COVID-19 crisis had disrupted the market, causing a sharp fall in prices.

AND, IN SPORTS
A Former Gambian midfielder with the Scorpions has signed a one year coaching contract with UAE second tier side Al Taawon Club.

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