Gambia gov’t says July 22 will not be celebrated or glorified 

The government of the Gambia has made it clear that July 22nd, the coup day that ushered in the 22 years dictatorial government of exiled former President...

Police says APRC never issued permit to celebrate July 22

Police have confirmed that the political party of exiled former President Yahya Jammeh was never issued a permit to celebrate July 22nd, the day which ushered in...

Commission of Inquiry into Jammeh’s assets & financial activities launched, members sworn-in

The Government of The Gambia on Thursday, July 13 launched a Commission of Inquiry to look into the Assets & Financial Activities of Former President Yahya Jammeh.  The...

Mambanjick Njie is new GDC Propaganda Sec; Salifu Puye is desk officer for KMC

The Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) party on Wednesday elected Mambanyick Njie as its new Propaganda Secretary and Salifu Puye as desk officer for KMC, sources have disclosed. The...

Former Governor Ganyie Touray is GDC desk officer for CRR

Alhagie Ganyie Touray, a former governor of the Central River Region has been elected as the new desk officer in CRR for the Gambia Democratic Congress Party...

Jammeh’s last Health Minister Omar Sey is new GDC Foreign Affairs Sec replacing Batchilly

Omar Sey, former Minister of Health and Social Welfare in former President Yahya Jammeh's government has been elected as the Foreign Affairs Secretary of the Gambia Democratic...

‘Freezing order does not mean confiscation’ – SG Marenah on Jammeh’s frozen assets

The Gambia's Solicitor General has made clarifications on the issue of the freezing of former President Yahya Jammeh's assets. According to Cherno Marenah, freezing order does not mean...

‘Judiciary was virtually arm of the Executive during Jammeh’s gov’t – AG Tambadou

Abubakar Tambadou, the Attorney General and Minister of Justice has said during the former government, the judiciary was virtually an arm of the executive. He was responding to...

‘Hope people opt for ADR as opposed to protracted litigation’ – SG Marenah

Gambia's Solicitor General has said human resource constraints and fully capacitized  Gambian bench and State law office are key reasons for backlog of cases, hoping that people...

‘Gov’t to address root causes of expensive legal system’ – AG Tambadou

Gambia's Justice Minister has announced government's intention to address the root causes of an expensive legal system. According to Abubakar Tambadou, access to justice is a shared responsibility...

World Bank approves US$56M grant for Gambia

The World Bank Tuesday, approved and signed a total grant of $56 Million for the government Gambia at a ceremony held at the Kairaba Beach Hotel. Gambia's Finance...

Gambia’s under-20 Captain Ablie Jallow signs for Metz

The captain of The Gambia's under-20 football team Ablie Jallow has signed a five-year deal with French first division side Metz, the BBC is reporting. He joins from...

Standoff at Bakoteh dump site, 2 people arrested, site reopened

A major standoff is underway between Paramilitary officers and the community of Bakoteh, Manjai and surroundings at the Bakoteh dump site. Two people, Rohey Njie and one Peter...

“I am not going to run for a third term” – KMC Mayor Colley 

Yankuba Colley, the Mayor of Kanifing Municipality has announced that he will not run for a third term. He told a diaspora online radio on Saturday that he...

Chaos at KMC; people protest over uncollected waste, dump rubbish at Mayor’s office in...

Tension is escalating at Kanifing Municipal Council grounds as hundreds of residents saturday, July 8 angrily mobilized and carried rubbish and dumped it in front of the...

Eleven years on today since journalist Chief Manneh disappeared

Gambian journalist Chief Ebrima Manneh disappeared 11 years ago after been arrested by agents of the former government. The motive of his arrest and sudden disappearance is still...

Agric Minister Jallow and delegation attend FAO confab in Rome

The Minister of Agriculture is leading a delegation from the Ministry of Agriculture and The Gambia's permanent representative to IFAD, FAO and WFP to attend the 40th...

Gambia’s Robotics team finally issued US Visas but team mentor is rejected 

The US Embassy in Banjul on Thursday, finally granted visas to members of the Gambian Robotic team due to participate in a global competition in the United...

Gambia’s first President Jawara honored at AU; portrait hanged on H/Quarter’s wall  

The African Union, the umbrella body of the African continent has honored Gambia's first President Alhagie Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara by hanging his portrait image on the...

President Barrow returns from AU Summit 

Gambia's President Adama Barrow returned to the country on Wednesday after attending the 29th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Heads of State and Government of...

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