Breaking: US Bans Jammeh, Wife, Children from Entering Country

By Lamin Njie The United States on Monday slapped travel restrictions on former president Yahya Jammeh, his wife and two children. The US State Department in a statement on...

Breaking: Africa Cup of Nations hosts to be decided on January 9

The new hosts of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations will be chosen on January 9, the president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmad Ahmad...

EU to Give Gambia D302M in 6 Yrs

By Mammy Saidykhan The European Union ambassador to The Gambia on Monday 10th December organized a breakfast press briefing with the media at the EU headquarters in Faraja. The...

UDP Elects New Executive, Picks Darboe as Leader

The United Democratic Party has concluded its elective congress at the Paradise Suites Hotel in Kololi. The congress which was held over three days started on Friday, attracting...

UDP CONGRESS: Supporter of Barrow’s Disgraced Adviser Attacks Journalist

By Lamin Njie There was a mild drama at the United Democratic Party Congress on Sunday when a supporter of an adviser to President Adama Barrow attacked a...

UDP CONGRESS: Darboe Picked as Party Leader, Again

By Lamin Njie The Gambia’s biggest political party United Democratic Party has picked Ousainou Darboe as its leader. Mr Darboe, also the country’s vice president, was the only name...

UDP CONGRESS: Barrow’s Gitteh Slams Darboe, Says UDP Leader not Ready to be Challenged

By Lamin Njie Ahmad Gitteh has accused UDP leader Ousainou Darboe of not being ready to be challenged when it comes to being leader of the party. “I am...

Mandinkas are the People Insulting Barrow, Darboe, Others – Bojang

By Lamin Njie The national president of the United Democratic Party Dembo ‘By Force’ Bojang has said that those insulting President Adama Barrow, Ousainou Darboe and others on...

UDP CONGRESS: Darboe Gets Emotional During Tribute to ‘Patriots’

By Lamin Njie Ousainou Darboe’s voice quivered Friday as he acknowledged the sacrifice made by some members of the United Democratic Party during the 22 years rule of...

TAKE NOTE, FOLKS! Darboe Vows to Fight Anyone Who Attempts to Divide UDP

By Lamin Njie The secretary general of the United Democratic Party has vowed to contend with anyone who attempts to divide the party. “I am not desperate to be...

95% of Jammeh’s Deeds are Good – Ex-APRC Top Official

The former senior administrative secretary of opposition APRC Bakary Jaiteh has said that 95 percent of former President Yahya Jammeh’s actions are good because ‘he was a...

APRC Hardliner Accuses Barrow of Seizing his Vehicle

The former senior administrative secretary of APRC has accused President Adama Barrow and his government of seizing his vehicle. “My vehicle since Jammeh left was seized from me...

Barrow Bags 2nd Doctorate Degree

President Adama Barrow has been awarded an honorary doctorate degree for distinguishing himself as an excellent statesman who has demonstrated a strong commitment to democracy, rule of...

Gambians Spared of Airport Burden as Barrow Travels to Egypt

Members of the general public have been spared of the burden of going to the airport to see off President Adama Barrow as he travels to Egypt...

Presidency Abandons Religious Affairs Role

The Office of the President of The Gambia will no longer be saddled with religion-related issues, a statement from the presidency has said. A terse statement signed by...

TAF Rolls Out D1.7M Initiative to Support Young Gambian Entrepreneurs

By Mammy Saidykhan TAF Africa Global has introduced its startups competition 2018 initiative to engage young entrepreneurs in a bid help develop their capacities. Speaking at the recent press...

Barrow Rebuked for Comparing himself to Jammeh

By Lamin Njie Gambians online have called on President Adama Barrow to change his tone after he compared himself to former President Yahya Jammeh. Mr Barrow was quoted Sunday...

FONI: Barrow Says He Won’t Marginalise any Region

President Adama Barrow has assured that no part or region of the country will be marginalized so long he is president. The President stated this at the weekend...

Gambia Army Confirms Firing of Top Officer

The Gambian army on Monday confirmed the sacking of Colonel Kawsu Sanyang the former head of the Gambia Armed Forces Training School. Sanyang’s sack comes amid reports of...

First Lady Bio To Launch Her ‘Hands Off Our Girls’ Campaign On Dec 14-15

By Ranger First Lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone Fatima Bio has categorically stated that she will do all in her power as Lady to ensure that...

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