Gambia’s Ex-Vice President Saihou Sabally returns home after 22 years in exile

Alhagie Saihou Sabally, the former Vice President of the Gambia during the first Republic under former President Sir Dawda Jawara, has finally returned home in The Gambia...

Interior & Justice ministers unexpectedly visit Mile II Prison

Gambia’s ministers of Interior and Attorney General and Minister of Justice in the new government of President Adama Barrow on Monday unexpectedly visited the notorious Mile II...

‘300 journalists expected at Barrow inauguration’- Committee

The Media Coordinator of the Inauguration Committee has said up to 300 local and international journalists are expected to cover President Barrow's inauguration and independence celebrations at...

Remaining ministers to be named & sworn-in Saturday

The Office of the President has announced that it will name the remaining ministers for the new Cabinet tomorrow, Saturday, January 11th, 2017, at the Kairaba Beach...

Gun Found on Gambia National Army Soldier at the Friday Prayer Being Attended by...

 Baboucarr Njie, a soldier with The Gambia Armed Forces from Medina Seringe Mass was caught with a pistol at King Fahad mosque where President Barrow was performing...

ECOMIG forces to be scaled down to 500

The 7, 000 forces of the ECOWAS Military Intervention to the Gambia (ECOMIG) will be scaled down to 500 later this month, the Gambia government has confirmed.The...

Gambia’s Deputy Ambassador to the United Nations, & Protocol/welfare Officer at the DC Embassy...

 Gambia's deputy Ambassador to the United Nations, Samsudeen Sarr and protocol/welfare officer at the DC embassy, Pierre Minteh have both received their marching orders according to credible...

GRTS Director General Malick Jones Axed

 Malick Jones, the director general of The Gambia Radio and Televison Services (GRTS) has been removed according to sources close to the institution.The veteran broadcaster, was deputy...

Sallah: Information & Education ministers to be appointed soon

By Alagie MannehThe spokesperson of the Gambia’s coalition government has revealed that they are at conclusion stages of revealing names of qualified persons set to fill in...

Article 19 chief hails ‘new democracy’ in Gambia

By Alagie MannehArticle 19 has hailed the change of power in The Gambia, saying it is finally bringing ‘democracy and human rights’ that has eluded Gambians under...

‘My role as adviser has not changed’ – Halifa Sallah

Halifa Sallah, spokesperson of Gambia’s new coalition government said he is still the adviser to President Adama Barrow."My role has not change as an adviser from the...

EU opens new chapter with Gambia, inks €75M immediate support package

The European Union (EU) on Thursday inked a €75 million immediate support package to the Gambia government at a landmark signing ceremony presided over by President Adama Barrow at...

Gambia: Driver released after six days ‘unlawful’ police detention despite new gov’t pledge

Although Gambia has booted out a dictatorial regime known for arbitrary arrests, detention without charge or killings and ushered a new government but it still seems law...

Interior Minister Fatty promises to reform Gambia Police Force

The Minister of Interior, Mai Ahmed Fatty, has promised to reform and address the challenges facing the Gambia Police Force.Minister Fatty made these statements at the opening...

President Barrow appeals for patience over slow pace in ministerial picks

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow has called on citizens to exercise patience as he tirelessly works with his team to fill the remaining ministerial positions in the new...

Senegal Army Chief visits ECOMIG troops, meets President Barrow

Brigadier General Cheikh Dieye, the Senegal Chief of Defense Staff Tuesday evening met Gambia's President Adama Barrow at his based at the Kairaba Beach Hotel.Brigadier General Dieye...

As AU leaders adopt strategy to quit ICC, Gambia’s Barrow insists on staying

Gambia’s President Adama Barow insists his country will remain a signatory to the Rome Statue that established the International Criminal Court. He also announced that The Gambia...

Youth Minister Gomez visits hospitalized youth involved in Kitty accident

Gambia’s Youth & Sports minister Henry Gomez Monday visits the youth hospitalized at Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul after their involvement in a car...

‘More unlawfully detained prisoners still languish behind bars’ – Police

Gambia’s police have confirmed that a good number of people unlawfully imprisoned by the former regime are still languishing behind the prison walls waiting to be release...

Swiss confirms probing Ex-Interior Minister Sonko for possible crimes against humanity

The Office of the Attorney General in Switzerland has confirmed it is investigating The former Gambian Interior Minister Ousman Sonko for possible crimes against humanity, the BBC...