Jimara NAM Accuses Gambia, Senegal Soldiers of Campaigning for Barrow

National Assembly Member for Jimara constituency Alhagie Sowe has said that he has learnt with ‘great shock’ the political campaign currently embarked upon in some villages in...

Barrow Replies Darboe, Others over his Youth Group

By Lamin Njie President Adama Barrow has vowed to engage a controversial socio-political group that has been set up in his name. President Barrow Youths for National Development was...

Bojang Calls on Justice Minister Tambadou to Refuse to be Used by Politicians

By Lamin Njie The president of the Gambia Press Union has called on Minister of Justice Abubacarr Tambadou to refuse being used by politicians. “Interests are there but your...

BREAKING: APRC Declares Jammeh ‘Chairman, Supreme Leader’

By Lamin Njie Former president Yahya Jammeh has been named chairman and supreme leader of opposition Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction, APRC. It comes as hundreds of delegates...

COALITION MOU: Jatta Tackles Barrow, Darboe, Others over 3 Yrs Agreement

By Lamin Njie, in Bwiam Fabakary Tombong Jatta has said that the APRC doesn’t want Gambians to be misled with regard to the coalition’s memorandum of understanding. In 2016,...

APRC Demands Jammeh’s Return

By Lamin Njie, in Bwiam The interim leader of the opposition APRC Fabakary Tombong Jatta has called on the government of President Adama Barrow to let former president...

2018/2019 FISCAL YEAR: Finance Minister Tables D25Bn Budget

By Lamin Njie Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Mamburay Njie on Friday said the Gambia government remains committed to prudent macro-economic policy management. Mr Njie stated this as...

Barrow Leaves for Basse

President Adama Barrow has departed departed Banjul for Basse to lay the foundation stone for a 50KM road and four bridges in the Upper River Region. The road...

GPU to Remember Murdered Journalist

Press Release The Gambia Press Union and the family of Deyda Hydara are pleased to announce that all is set for the commemoration of the 14th anniversary of...

First Lady Bah-Barrow Meets Gambians Living in Sierra Leone

By Lamin Njie First Lady Fatoumatta Bah Barrow has called on Gambians living in Sierra Leone to continue exhibiting the exemplary behavior that Gambians are known for wherever...

Gambia Police Block #OccupyNA from Entering National Assembly

Police in The Gambia on Thursday blocked a group calling themselves #OccupyNA from entering the National Assembly to demand for the rejection of the government’s controversial supplementary...

Lawmakers Reject Gov’t’s D1.2Bn 2018 Supplementary Appropriation Estimates

By Lamin Njie Members of the National Assembly on Thursday overwhelming rejected the government’s controversial supplementary appropriation estimates. The Gambia government through Finance Minister on Tuesday asked the country’s...

‘I DON’T BELONG TO ANY PARTY’: Barrow Downplays Darboe’s Threats

By Lamin Njie President Adama Barrow on Wednesday said he doesn’t belong to any political party, as he dismissed claims of mistrust between him and his vice president...

Peace Corps Swears-In 39 New Volunteers

Press Release On Wednesday, December 5th, Peace Corps - The Gambia swore in 39 new Agriculture and Health Volunteers.  The ceremony, which was attended by Minister of Environment...

Renowned Historian-Musician Alagie Mbye Dies

By Lamin Njie A foremost Mandinka historian-musician Jali Alagie Mbye has died, family sources have told The Fatu Network. He was 53. The Tallinding based legendary Jali (Griot) died...

Gambia Gov’t Applauds US for Blocking Jammeh, Family

The Gambia government on Tuesday said it learnt with appreciation the news from the State Department of the United states that the former President Yahya Jammeh and...

COALITION 2016 FUNDS: EX-VP Tambajang Threatens to Write Darboe over D4.2M Diaspora Money

By Lamin Njie The co-chair of Coalition 2016 Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajang has vowed to ‘clear her integrity’ over millions of dalasis remitted by the Gambian diaspora during the...

Barrow Insisted that I Become Vice President – FJT

By Lamin Njie Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajang has said that President Adama Barrow insisted that she become vice president of The Gambia even when her age did not allow...

Ex-VP Tambajang Says She Rejected Barrow’s UN Job because it was a ‘Demotion’

By Lamin Njie Former vice president Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajang has said that she refused to accept a job with the United Nations because it was a ‘demotion’. The country’s...

Gambians Celebrate Jammeh’s Latest Woe

By Lamin Njie Celebrations have erupted in The Gambia after the United States said on Monday that it has publicly designated former President Yahya Jammeh and his family...

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