Ex-NIA 9 trial adjourned as Attorney General seeks more time to reorganize house

The ongoing trial of the nine former officers of the National Intelligence Agency on Wednesday suffered a setback and adjourned as requested by the Attorney General to...

Defense Counsel complains Star FM’s Sarjo Barrow misreports facts in ex-NIA 9 case

The Lawyer for Yankuba Badjie, the first accused person in the ongoing trial of the nine ex-NIA officers facing murder charges at the High Court have complained...

‘Solo Sandeng fainted in front of Yankuba Badjie’ – 2nd witness tells court

Omar Bojang, a native of Old Yundum and NIA Director for West Coast Region who is the second prosecution witness in the ongoing murder trial involving the...

Defense Counsel says first state witness should be accused of killing Solo Sandeng

Moses BJ Ritchards, Defence Counsel for Sheikh Omar Jeng, 3rd accused person in the ex-NIA 9 ongoing murder trial has said if anyone is to be accused...

‘Solo Sandeng was buried with bed sheet & mattress he was lying on’ –...

Dawda Ndure, a native of Tujereng village and civil servant working with the then National Intelligence Agency (NIA) now State Intelligence Services (sis) has informed the High...

State to call first witness today in ex-NIA 9 murder trial

The State will today, Monday May 8th, 2017 open its case in the ongoing murder case involving the Ex-President Jammeh former spy chief and eight others at...

Police resolves Ahmadis & Tallinding youth conflict over burial rite in town’s cemetery

Police in the Kanifing Municipality on Saturday, May 6th, resolved a situation which it called ‘was to be a serious confrontation’ between the Muslims and Ahmadis of...

Police rubbishes reports of plastic rice presence in Gambian market

Police in The Gambia have denied reports that the alleged ‘Plastic Rice’ is sold in Gambian markets. A statement from the Office of the Inspector General of Police...

Assembly for Youth Development Association launching is May 13

The launching of a new youth association named Assembly for Youth Development Association (AYDA) is slated for May 13th, 2017 at the Law Faculty Auditorium along MDI...

17 state witnesses to testify in ex-NIA 9 murder case

A total of 17 state witnesses are said to be testifying in the murder trial involving the former NIA Chief Yankuba Badjie and 8 others at the...

Ex-NIA chief & Co deny killing Solo Sandeng; finally took pleas in court

The former head of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) Yankuba Badjie and eight others, standing trial for the murder of late Solo Sandeng, on Tuesday, finally took...

Judge orders Prison Service to stop handcuffing ex-NIA 9 to and from court

Justice Kumba Sillah Camara, presiding judge in the murder trial of the nine former National Intelligence Agency (NIA) on Tuesday ordered the Gambia Prison Service to stop...

Former NIA 9 application challenging Deputy DPP competence dismissed

Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara, presiding judge in the murder case involving the former National Intelligence Agency (NIA) officers, Tuesday dismissed their application challenging the competence of the Deputy...

On Workers’ Day, ECOWAS Youth Council urges govt’s to review wages

As the world celebrates International Workers Day also called Labour Day in some countries, the West Africa’s sub-regional bloc youth body, ECOWAS Youth Council has use the...

Measuring President Barrow’s first 100 days

Written by Gibril Saine, LONDON Today marks one 100 days since the coalition government took over the reign of power in Banjul. In assessing the significance of that,...

100 days into Barrow’s rule, Amnesty presents human rights agenda report for Gambia

Exactly 100 days into President Adama Barrow’s rule, the human rights organization, Amnesty International on Thursday April 27th, released a human rights agenda report for The Gambia. In...

Information Minister Jawo receives GPU executive

Gambia’s Minister for Information and Communication Infrastructure, Demba Ali Jawo, and Permanent Secretary, Lamin Camara, on Friday April 21 - received members of the Executive Board of...

Gambian UN diplomat expelled from Tanzania

Tanzania has expelled the head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the country, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement. Awa Dabo, a Gambian national, is...

Interior Minister says Kanilai incident was accidental discharge caused by delayed communication

Gambia’s Interior Minister has described the shooting incident between the ECOMIG forces and Gambia’s Army that occurred on Thursday in Kanilai, home village of former President Jammeh,...

NAWEC owed over D400M– MD Fatajo

The Managing Director of the Gambia’s national electricity supplier, the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) has said the company is owed over D400M by Parastatal and...

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