By Lamin Njie Sarjo Barrow said Saturday he might have erred in claiming former information minister Sheriff Bojang picked him from his house to go...

Pope compares abortion to ‘hiring a HITMAN’

By DailyMail Pope Francis has compared abortion to 'hiring a hitman' during a Vatican-sponsored anti-abortion conference. He said abortion can never be condoned, even when the...

M5 Jallow says ‘irregularities’ prodded him to quit GDC

By Lamin Njie Former spokesperson of Gambia Democratic Congress has said that his decision to leave the party was as a result of some ‘irregularities.’ Muhamadou...

Ba-Kawsu explains how a group of compromised Imams sowed seeds of...

By Momodou Justice Darboe Sheikh Ba-Kawsu Fofana has revealed in startling fashion how his ambition to become SIC President over a decade ago had been...

Sheriff Bojang responds to Sarjo Barrow

By Lamin Njie Sheriff Bojang has responded to Sarjo Barrow’s...

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By Lamin Njie A Yundum Barracks court martial on Friday...

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Ex-president Jammeh’s top generals to know their fate on Monday

By Lamin Njie The general court martial at Yundum Barracks...

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Femi Falana, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), says...

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LAMIN NJIE: President Barrow can go ahead and do five years but there will be a cane swinging over his head

President Barrow should by rights step aside in December. He has in the past 24 months proven to be not good enough for what...

Gigantic Cost of Gambia’s political wars

By Sainey Darboe That the founder of the United Democratic Party and Vice President,Ousainou Darboe, doesn’t enjoy the best of relations with incumbent president Adama...

On the Rise of PPP: A Challenge Renewed

By Gibril Saine Once Upon a Time - The nomenclature ''P.P.P'' stood more or less synonymous with country-tag 'The Gambia'. It came to signal a...

LAMIN NJIE: Darboe’s comments border on bravado, it’s now up to Barrow to do what he must

Until this congress, the wonder has been why Ousainou Darboe has not waded into the growing uncertainty within the United Democratic Party. The wonder...

The Gambia: towards a one-stop media regulator

The Point was not on point. Two girls, raped and sexually molested, were in the pages of the newspaper. This breach was gross -...

LAMIN NJIE: If self-belief is what drives a leader, President Barrow has a bag that’s almost full with it

Self-belief. Self-belief. SELF-BELIEF. That’s the answer I got when I asked one political analyst friend about the one thing that makes a leader successful....

Journalists Cannot Assume All the Blame for Failing to Report Government

By Alagi Yorro Jallow Part 1 I despair of the way in which commentators, especially (with a few exceptions) our resident economists, are not prepared to...

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Petition over the Arrest and Criminal Charge of 15 Citizens for Unlawful Assembly

Inspector General of Police The Gambia Police Force Police Headquarters Banjul   Dear Sir,                                                                                                          20 May 2019   Petition over the Arrest and Criminal Charge of 15 Citizens for Unlawful Assembly   It...

The Minister of Interior and the IGP Must be...

At the outset I demand that the Minister of Interior, the Inspector General of Police and the responsible officers at Kanilai checkpoint to resign...

Development Politics – The Bensouda Model, my take

Yes, you might not agree with me on this, but it worth the time and energy to mirror on. It was in the late...

On the Consequences of Fiscal Profligacy: Letter to the Finance Minister

Honourbale Minister and my dear brother, I greet you with the salutation of Peace “Salam” in this holy month of Ramadan. I penned my first missive...

Keeping them Honest and Accountable: 20 Key Promises of Coalition Manifesto 2016

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The OIC Debacle

By Basidia M Drammeh Former President Yahya Jammeh has staunchly lobbied for the Gambia to host the 2019 OIC summit and eventually succeeded in his...

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Real Madrid ‘to officially announce £86m signing of Eden Hazard’

By DailyMail Eden Hazard will be officially unveiled as a Real Madrid player after Chelsea play their Europa League final against Arsenal on May 29,...

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GFF to Get D250M from FIFA over 4 years

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Gambia Clubs Face tough opponents in CAF club competitions

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Sadio Mane: Liverpool to appeal against length of ban after red card

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South Africa vs. Senegal World Cup qualifier to be replayed in November

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TRIBUTE: The Man, Ebrima Solo Sandeng

By Lamin Njie, Editor in chief of The Fatu Network I will not disagree with anyone who says Solo Sandeng was a patriot. The first...

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Richard “Carl” Paschall, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service with the rank of Minister Counselor, is Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the...

Facts about Sharia Law around the World

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By Lamin Njie When news first emerged on social media that Marina International School has expelled a student over driving offences, many greeted it with...
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Gigantic Cost of Gambia’s political wars

By Sainey Darboe That the founder of the United Democratic Party and Vice President,Ousainou Darboe, doesn’t enjoy the best of relations with incumbent president Adama...

On the Rise of PPP: A Challenge Renewed

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LAMIN NJIE: Darboe’s comments border on bravado, it’s now up to...

Until this congress, the wonder has been why Ousainou Darboe has not waded into the growing uncertainty within the United Democratic Party. The wonder...

The Gambia: towards a one-stop media regulator

The Point was not on point. Two girls, raped and sexually molested, were in the pages of the newspaper. This breach was gross -...

LAMIN NJIE: If self-belief is what drives a leader, President Barrow...

Self-belief. Self-belief. SELF-BELIEF. That’s the answer I got when I asked one political analyst friend about the one thing that makes a leader successful....
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Islam Is In the Books and Muslims Are In the Grave #1 Lack of knowledge in basic history is making a lot of people doubt...

Rise of The Gambian Atheist

Until recently, it could be said that there’s no Gambian atheist. If there was, he certainly held his unsavoury beliefs close to his chest....

Opinion: The Strange Case Of Imam Fatty And An Audio Gone...

The internet almost came down, with the release of an audio by Imam Fatty, speaking openly on matters of the bedroom. The Imam was...

Gambia’s Immigration chief OKs proposal for ECOWAS Migration Training Academy establishment

Gambia's Immigration Chief Buba Sagnia recently joined colleague Immigration chiefs from ECOWAS countries in endorsing the establishment of a Migration Training Academy in the...

Muslim Elders Again…

The Gambia is slowly drifting from what it used to be – the exemplary state that respects and protects the religious and cultural rights...