HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

  Job Creation.... It is heartening to read in the local newspapers and online media that you successfully held your first work retreat with the various ministers in the...

CONSIDERATION OF THE GAMBIA WRITTEN RESPONSE TO THE LIST OF ISSUES ON THE ICCPR...

PRESS RELEASE, Ministry Of Justice The Gambia as a State Party to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) has finally fulfilled its reporting obligation under...

3 Protocol Officers Escape Death

Three protocol officers Friday escaped death, after the car they were traveling with somersaulted before it plunged into Abuko bridge. The protocol officers were part of the advance...

The Democratic Route

While many people in the country are currently embroiled in the debate of ‘the brown envelopes’ from the Presidency, or the issue of succession in the United...

THE EDUCATED ILLITERATE

You said he is an educated-illiterate. But how is that possible? How can one be educated and still be illiterate? “But how could he not understand this simple...

Gambia urges U.S. to extend sanctions to Zineb

The Gambian authorities have called on international partners to sanction former ruler Yahya Jammeh as the country tries to recover funds reportedly looted by the former president. At...

No More Unlawful Arrest, Detention: Barrow Tells Gambians

President Barrow continues his tour with meetings in Baddibu Kerewan, Noo Kunda, Njaba Kunda and Farafenni on Day Two of his ongoing tour. President Barrow informs the...

Takama takama is here again as Ramadan beckons

  By Famara Fofana   With a tinge of guilt, I pen this piece not because of any failure on my part to fulfill my religious obligation of keeping fast...

President Barrow Receives ECOWAS Report on Weapons Assessment in The Gambia

State House, Banjul, 22ndOctober 2018  State House, Banjul, 22nd October 2018 – His Excellency the President of the Republic, Adama Barrow, on Monday, received the ECOWAS report on...

Police Say Abuse On Social Media Platforms Has Potential To Destabilize Peace Among The...

PRESS RELEASE The office of the Inspector General of Police has noted with concern opinions of certain members of society alleging the Gambia Police Force for being...

The Gambia: Amnesty for what; no thank you for overdue political prisoner release


A big part of the miracle of change occurs by the forces of nature; sometimes with human influence, but more often; not. It is dynamic, imperceptible and...

Charity for Daba Marena

  Today, for the first time in 10 years the family of the late Daba Marenah is observing a vigil for their husband, father and grandfather following his...

GOOD MORNING PRESIDENT BARROW

    Another murky and an unpleasant English weather, breezy and cloudy with intermittent drizzles. Mr President, albeit it is English, it depicts all the epitomes of new Gambia’s...

The buzz over Mercenary Judge justice Dada missed moment of clarity

Nigerian Mercenary Judge dada recently gave us an unintended glimpse of her life after her flawed verdict as she opened herself up to legitimate charges of buck...

Mai Fatty to contest for leadership in GMC’s forthcoming congress

Mai Ahmed Fatty has announced he will contest for leadership in the Gambia Moral Congress’s (GMC) forthcoming congress scheduled for Dec. 31, at Friendship Hotel, in Bakau....

Pres. Adama Barrow, Look Towards Pres. John Mugufuli of Tanzania!

  By Madi Jobarteh   In today’s Africa, the only president that is showing the right leadership and compassion for his people is the Chief Servant of Tanzania John Mugufuli....

JAMMEH ADMINISTRATION FIRES BACK AT U.S. SAYING IT “HAS NEVER BENEFITED” FROM AGOA

Following the expulsion of the Gambia from AGOA and other U.S. Trade benefits, The Government of the Republic of The Gambia says it congratulates the Government of...

Alternative To Foreign Aid

Dear Fatou: Recently, our dear mother -land continues to makes headlines throughout the world, particularly when it was announced that The Gambia is to gain at least 1.45...

No Window Dressing! No Patsies!

Having listened to the statements from government so far, and having observed the goings-on at the moment, it seems to me that what your government will be...

Our Republic and its Press will Rise or Fall Together

  By Madi Jobarteh   In 1909, an American journalist called Joseph Pulitzer exposed a fraudulent payment of $40 million by the United States to the French Panama Canal Company....

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