‘SOME SOLDIERS WERE RECRUITED JUST FOR KILLING’

The Chief of Defence Staff of the Gambia Armed Forces has said that some military officers under the former regime of Yahya Jammeh were hired to commit...

O.J. says he cannot work with PS Jammeh

Reports emanating from the Ministry of Agriculture have it that Minister O.J. Jallow has rejected the appointment of PS Ousman Jammeh on the grounds of continuity of...

Jammeh Foundation for Peace Hospital Received Monthly Subvention From Former Government -GTBank Boss

By Fatou Sowe Mr. Ayodele Bolaji, Managing Director of Guaranty Trust Bank has revealed to the Janneh Commission that the former government was depositing a monthly subvention of...

Saikou Omar Jeng Asked Me To Take Solo Sandeng, 4 others to NIA ...

By Fatou Sowe Baba Danso an officer of the former national intelligence agency (NIA) now SIS Monday told the high court in Banjul presided over by Justice Kumba...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….On The Spotlight

According to the Monday, 11th December, 2017 issue of The Standard Newspaper, the former Interior minister, Mr Mai Ahmad Fatty has denied knowing the reason for his...

“Gambia’s Relation With China Should Not Be Exploitative”–Hon Lamin J Sanneh

Honourable Lamin J Sanneh, National Assembly Member for Brikama South, has said that the relationship between The Gambia and China should not be exploitative. Honourable Sanneh was speaking...

Jammeh’s Monthly Salary Was D170, 000 Says GTBank MD

By Fatou Sowe Mr Bolaji Ayodele the managing director of Guaranty Trust Bank has told the Janneh Commission that former President Yahya Jammeh had his salary at GTBank...

Why is UDP Silent About the Public Order Act Judgment?

It was the UDP that took the matter of the Public Order Act to challenge its constitutionality in May 2016. A heavyweight team of lawyers, namely Antouman...

Sedia Bayo stands trial following arrest

Sheikh Sedia Bayo, a renowned social media political activist and leader of the self-style interim government in exile during former President Jammeh’s regime, has been dragged before...

MAI BREAKS SILENCE

Exactly a month today of his sacking, The Gambia’s former Interior minister has broken his silence by granting an exclusive interview to The Standard. In a marathon interview...

Yusupha Sanneh’s legal trouble came from an unlikely source!

Former Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh’s Orderly, Yusupha Sanneh was on December 4 arrested at his New York City apartment by U.S security officials.  No one at that...

Brig Gen Momodou Alieu Bah Former Interior Minister

After graduating from St Peter’s High School, Momodou Alieu Bah started as a math teacher at St Edward’s Junior Technical School in Bwiam. He quit to join...

After Jammeh’s Gambia will Conde’s Guinea Become the New Hell for Journalism in West...

Sulemana Braimah, Executive Director of the MFWA, highlights the deteriorating state of Press Freedom in Guinea. Until January 2017, The Gambia was the most notorious country for...

Scandalous Attestation Letters For Professional Players Noticed

By Alieu Ceesay The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) said it is aware that some unscrupulous people are issuing fake recommendation and attestation letters to some Gambian foreign based...

“There Is No Room For Excuses”–Security Adviser Badjie

President Barrow’s Security Adviser, Retired Military Officer Momodou Badjie has said that the new administration is very serious with security sector reforms. Badjie made these remarks during the...

“Do Not Be Partisan” Press Union President To Journalists

By Omar Wally   The President of The Gambia Press Union, Emily Touray, has said that it is the duty of journalists to build a society that respects social...

“Why Should The Office Of The First Lady Exist “ Honorable Halifa Sallah Asked.

“How many presidents are women and why aren't their husbands 'First Husbands," he added. Honorable Sallah said the problem has gone beyond the African continent to other...

Halifa: To us 17 Oct. is Coalition 2016 anniversary

The secretary general of PDOIS has said that his party recognises 17 October as the anniversary of the Coalition 2016 and not December 2 as was celebrated...

PRESS RELEASE: U.S. Announces $50,000 to Assist Gambian Flood Victims

Ambassador of the United States of America to The Gambia Patricia Alsup visited  Jarra Jasong (Lower River Region) today to view progress on a $50,000 (GMD 2.3M)...

PS Petroleum Dismissed

Information reaching The Fatu Network has confirmed the dismissal of Mr. Momodou Njie, Permanent Secretary at The Ministry of  Petroleum. Mr. Njie was dismissed Wednesday, December 6, while...

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