“Violence between political rivals is unacceptable and a threat to the fragile security in...

We watched with great concern the recent political violence between rival political factions in Busumbala.   Violence between political rivals is unacceptable, undemocratic and a threat to the...

FTJ: Attack on APRC borne out of frustration and jealousy

APRC interim leader, Fabakary Tombong Jatta, has said the recent attacks directed at his party members during the ongoing tour of the country was borne out of...

POLITICS IS NOT THE SOLUTION BUT UNITY IS

Since the so called “new Gambia” came into existence, we as Gambians have now allowed politics to swallow our humanity and togetherness. Lately, we have become so...

Gambia: Police Investigating political tension In Mankamang Kunda & Busumbala

By Alieu Ceesay Following political tension between supporters of the former ruling party, APRC and supporters of the UDP in Busumbala on Wednesday and Thursday, Gambian police have...

Managing the Frustration – The Busumbala Chaos…

We, as a people, have gone through something that could be said to be unique in every respect. We perceive ourselves as having been repressed, persecuted, tortured,...

“Africell is causing us sleepless nights,” Wellingara Nema resident

A concerned Wellingara Nema resident has expressed utmost dissatisfaction and discomfort with Africell, one of the country's GSM operators. Fatou Camara (not Fatu Camara of The Fatu Network)...

The Right to Political Participation Must be Protected

While we await the report of the investigation into the violence in Mankamang Kunda involving APRC supporters and villagers, it is important that we speak to all...

APRC is APRC! Always Remember That!!

The biggest beneficiary of democracy in The Gambia is APRC! As a party that mismanaged our resources for a generation during which they also maimed and killed...

The Colour of Politics

Man, Karl Max says, is a selfish animal. This statement is given a whole new meaning when it comes to politics, particularly Gambian politics. It was barely...

UDP Issues Press Statement On Upcoming Local Gov’t Elections

PRESS RELEASE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS Following the IEC announcement for 12th March 2018 and 12th April 2018 as dates for the Nominations and Council Elections (for Mayors...

President Barrow To Receive Honorary Doctorate From The UTG

Credible sources close to the Presidency have confirmed to The Fatu Network that Gambia’s President, Adama Barrow is to be presented with an honorary doctorate for Human...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT…

People Take The Hue of Their Leader.... Growing up in urban Gambia, we blamed every act of cruelty or barbarism on foreigners. Whenever there was an incident of...

‘APRC pulls bigger crowd than when Jammeh was around’

APRC spokesman Seedy Njie has said that the party’s welcome crowd at the Upper River Region outnumbered even any welcome given to former president Jammeh in the...

‘Jammeh hated Jaliba the most’

As the Gambia Kora King launched two albums amid pomp and pageantry Saturday night, it has emerged that Jaliba Kuyateh was former President Jammeh’s most hated figure. This...

Woman, 20, died after abortion, nurse arrested

One Ousman Bah, a midwife nurse working at the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital in Banjul has been arrested by police in the North Bank Region (NBR)...

‘Jammeh must comeback’

The national mobiliser of the APRC has said that former President Jammeh must return to The Gambia “by all means”. Mayor Yankuba Colley said this at the Barra...

JUNGLERS EXPLAIN HOW 2 GAMBIAN-AMERICANS WERE KILLED

On 21 June 2013, two Gambian-Americans, Alhagie Ceesay 39, and his friend Ebou Jobe 41, disappeared during a visit to The Gambia. They have not been seen...

‘God Found Me Worthy to become Bishop’

By Omar Wally Rev. Gabriel Mendy, the first Gambian to be appointed Catholic bishop by Rome, has said that he knows he really doesn’t deserve the appointment but...

“This Government Stands To Be Challenged,”–Vice President FJT

The Vice President of the republic of The Gambia, Her Excellency Madame Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajang has said that the coalition government stands to be challenged by the...

DUGA Launched On Gambian Soil

Gambian-US based civil society group, The Democratic Union of Gambian Activists DUGA was launched for the first time in Gambian after fighting several years to dislodge the...

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