Call it Self-Sabotage: How Gambian Journalists are Jeopardising their own Freedom

Call it the absurdity of the year! The Gambia’s press corps has been yearning for freedom of operation for decades and one would only assume that once...

Bold Barrow’s Sacking of Dinosaur Darboe Signal’s Putting Country Before Party

It all had the ring of a soviet coup, political machinations of the Politburo, the death hand of courter comitas and perfect plot of backroom operators. If...

The Masses Are The Most Reliable Protection And Power Behind Our Revolution: Not GNA,...

By: Ousainou Mbenga From the Gambian front of the African revolution, we want to inform President Adama Barrow that his braggadocious claim of being more powerful than Jammeh...

The Recent Supreme Court of the Gambia (SCoTG) Interim Ruling: A Dreadful Judicial Precedent

By Pa Louis Sambou     Sunday, 17thMarch 2019     Since the coining of the phrase ‘New Gambia’ and its widespread use to reference this post Jammeh era, one could be...

Shock as GPU president assaults fellow journalist

By Molefa Touray Thousands of viewers at home and abroad were thrown into a major shock when Sheriff Junior, the president of Gambia Press Union verbally assaulted Lamin...

Beware the Ides of March – Winners and Losers

By Sana Sarr Friday, March 15, will now be a memorable day in the history of Gambian politics. In Caesar’s Rome, it’s the day the soothsayer warned Julius...

Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft BANNED from UK airspace after Ethiopia crash

Boeing 737 aircraft jets have been banned from UK airspace following the Ethiopia crash which killed all 149 people on board. Airlines TUI and Norwegian Air are amongst...

Will Pres. Barrow Salvage Himself or Not? That’s the Question before the President

By: Madi Jobarteh It is not only dangerous for a President but also for a country to have widespread public disillusionment with his government! So far the level...

H. E. Fatima Maada Bio receives Warrior Award in California, USA

First Lady Fatima Maada Bio, was honoured with the Warrior Award at the International Women of Power Luncheon in California, U.S.A. The award was presented to Her...

President Bio Woos academics and students at Harvard Law School, invites investors to Sierra...

Cambridge, Massachusetts, Friday 8th March 2019 - His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has wooed academics and students at Harvard Law School during a forum on Sierra Leone...

TRRC vs Yankuba Touray (and Fatoumatta Jahumpa Ceesay) – Lost in Translation

By Sana Sarr News broke that the Truth, Reparation and Reconciliation Commission (TRRC) ordered the arrest of former junta member, Yankuba Touray. According to the release, “Touray’s arrest follows...

On Shenanigans @ TRRC

Dear Editor   The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC Act 2018) came into being as a means to, 'provide for the establishment of historical record of the nature, causes...

The reality of resurrection in New Gambia is needed beyond doubt

We have all been keenly following the proceedings of the Truth, Reconciliation, Reparation Commission. The hypothesis has been are Gambians that vicious to inflict such heinous crimes...

President Bio Engages Leadership of Political Parties for Inclusive Governance

State House, Freetown, Friday 1st March 2019* – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has engaged the leadership of all political parties in his maiden consultative meeting...

Lawyer Darboe Should Resign!

By Sana Sarr By now, even the most ardent deniers have accepted that all is not well between President Barrow and his self-proclaimed “Political Father” and mentor, Lawyer...

On Due Process and Professional Conduct: Letter to the Bar Association’s President

Learned Counsel, I must commence by reiterating my congratulatory message to you (earlier) delivered through Facebook on your assumption of the important position of President of The Gambia...

Gambia: ‘Bar Association Considers The Executive Decision Purportedly Revoking The Nomination Of Hon.Jaiteh As...

PRESS STATEMENT - THE GAMBIA BAR ASSOCIATION The Gambia Bar Association is seriously concerned by the recent Executive decision purportedly revoking the nomination of Hon. Kumba Jaiteh as...

The President Has the Power to Revoke the Appointment of Nominated Members of The...

By Bubacarr Drammeh As reported by some news organizations at the end of last week, one of the five nominated Members in the National Assembly, Yakumba Jaiteh, was...

High Commissioner Diab preaches democracy to Gambians in Malaysia and Indonesia

Her Excellency Ramzia Diab Ghanim, Gambian High Commissioner to ASEAN countries on Saturday called on every Gambian citizen irrespective of political affiliation and creed to uphold democracy...

President Bio Paid courtesy call on former President Sir Dawda Jawara of The Gambia

Banjul, Gambia, Friday 22 February, 2019 His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has paid a courtesy call on Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara, former President of the Republic of...

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