UDP Urges Sweden To Not Grant Asylum To Ousman Sonko, Gambia’s Former Interior Minister

  The United Democratic Party (UDP) is following with keen interest, reports that former Gambian Interior Minister Ousman Sonko has fled the country and reportedly seeking asylum in...

STATEMENT BY THE UNITED DEMOCRATIC PARTY ON THE PROCLAMATION OF AN ISLAMIC STATE BY...

At the end of his political campaign, under the guise of complying with one of the codes of conduct prescribed by Section 222 of the Gambia Constitution,...

UTG’s Pact of Inluential Lecturers express disgust over blatant subversion of the popular will...

By Dr. Ismaila Ceesay   Dante Alighieri once claimed that 'the hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in a period of moral crisis maintain their neutrality'....

THE ATLANTA COMMUNITY LAUNCHED A FUNDRAISING FOR BANKA MANNEH

Friends of Banka Manneh in Atlanta have launched a fundraising to help him as he faces a legal battle that threatens the very stability of his family....

Gambia: Progress in first 100 days of Barrow government requires major reform to break...

    Amnesty International, Press Statement   • 100 days into President Barrow’s rule, Amnesty International presents a human rights agenda for the country • Commitment to International Criminal Court and release...

URGENT ACTION: DETAINED RADIO DIRECTOR STANDS TRIAL IN GAMBIA

Gambian radio director Alagie Abdoulie Ceesay has been detained since August 2015 charged with sedition and the publication of false news. He has been in detention at...

Hajj Commission briefs President on readiness for 2017 Hajj

  PRESS RELEASE   Fajara, 28 June 2017–The Barrow administration is to develop a policy to guide the liberalization of Hajj travel arrangements by 2018. This emerged from a meeting...

GCC rejects amnesty as ridiculous; calls for release of all prisoners and more

On July 23rd, 2015, Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh began releasing prisoners from some of the worst prisons in Africa. On the same day, President Barack Obama left Washington,...

GYU Bids Omar Bah Farewell

The Gambia Youth for Unity (GYU) wishes to inform the general public that Chairperson, Mr Omar Bah, has resigned from his position as Chairman and member of...

POLICE PRO, REACTS TO THE FALSE INFORMATION ON 1st CLASS CONSTABLE FATOUMATA JALLOW’S DISCHARGE...

  PRESS RELEASE POLICE HEADQUARTERS, BANJUL   It has come to the notice of the Office of the Inspector General of Police that some people are posting information in the social...

Scandinavian Investors Call on Gambian President, H.E. Adama Barrow

  Press Release, Office of The President   A delegation of Gambians living in Norway and their Norwegian and Bulgarian partners interested in investing in the Gambia, called on His Excellency...

CPJ: Gambia orders three radio stations to cease broadcasting

Press release: January 5, 2017- The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on Gambian authorities to allow three independent radio stations to resume full broadcasting. Taranga FM,...

DUGA’s MOBILIZATION AND HOMECOMING

After 21 years of activism, advocacy and sensitization from the diaspora. DUGA is calling on Gambians, all over the world to put all hands on deck, as...

Gambia: Justice for Jammeh-Era Abuses Crucial

  New Government Should Develop Roadmap for Prosecutions (Nairobi) – Gambia’s government should act to prosecute those responsible for grave crimes committed during the 22-year rule of Yahya Jammeh....

Outgoing President Yahya Jammeh’s rejection of December 1st election results is illegal

PRESS RELEASE: COALITION DIASPORA CONSULTATIVE COUNCIL   The Coalition Diaspora Consultative Council (CDCC) notes with utter astonishment and deep concern that the Outgoing President Yahya Jammeh on December...

Gambia: Free ailing journalist arbitrarily detained

9 March 2016, 14:10 UTC Gambia should free an ailing journalist who has been arbitrarily detained since July 2015 and drop all charges against him, Amnesty International, Human...

“The Gambia under President Jammeh has developed a plaid history of disappearing detainees to...

The United Democratic Party (UDP) has confirmed from multiple sources that an unspecified number of remand political prisoners who were arrested on April 14 2016 with Solo...

Gambia: Release peaceful protesters and community members arbitrarily detained

Gambian authorities must release peaceful protesters and community members, including a man in his 70s, who were arbitrarily arrested and detained last week, said Amnesty International today....

Rejoinder to the caption: “The next change must be a system change” – Halifa’s...

PRESS RELEASE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT The richness of leadership is the ability to accommodate, listen and provide advice and guidance to the people who entrust you with the...

Government Issues Press Release On GAMCEL Billing Issues

PRESS RELEASE The general public could recall that the MGI contract for the exclusive management of the International Gateway was terminated on 7th July 2017 after a decision...

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