NEW YEAR MESSAGE BY ANM OUSAINU DARBOE, SECRETARY GENERAL AND PARTY LEADER, UNITED DEMOCRATIC...

Fellow Gambians, and friends living in and outside The Gambia; As we usher in the year 2016, it gives me great pleasure to extend to you on my own behalf and on...

“Punish The Gambia Government and ensure that impunity and violations of the ECOWAS Protocol...

 Dakar, 5 June 2016- A West African grouping of faith based, rights, academic, women and youth organisations have urged the ECOWAS heads of state and government to...

ECOMIG is a stabilising force in The Gambia-Foreign Minister Tangara

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad of the Republic of The Gambia on Monday July 29, 2019 said Ecomig forces are serving...

GYU calls for calm and the release of Kartong’s youth

Gambia Youth for Unity is deeply concerned and condemns the arrest of over forty youths from Kartong, West Coast Region including women and children. “We condemn unethical...

Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) Extends Frontiers in the Diaspora

 GDC Press StatementGambians, friends of the Gambia, and the International Community: The Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), a newly formed Gambian political party led by Hon. Mamma Kandeh, here...

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...

Coalition Media, Returnees Taskforce Committees present reports to President Barrow

The Coalition Media Committee responsible for media matters and the Returnees Task force Committee that was responsible for the Returnees who fled the country during the political...

Botswana takes African lead to declare ‘no longer recognises Jammeh’

PRESS RELEASE: 19th January 2017: Following Mr. Yahya Jammeh’s refusal to hand over power to the President-elect Adama Barrow, in accordance with the expressed will of the...

United States Concerned by the Death of Gambian Opposition Member Ibrima Solo Krummah

 Press Statement Mark C. Toner Deputy Department Spokesperson Washington, DC August 22, 2016  The United States is deeply concerned by the death of Gambian opposition member Ibrima Solo Krummah, who reportedly died...

PRESS STATEMENT BY UDP LEADER LAWYER OUSAINOU DARBOE ON YAHYA JAMMEH’s ATTACKS ON SENEGALESE...

The United Democratic Party (UDP) is shocked and deeply concerned by the recent statements made by President Yahya Jammeh in Farafeni during his “dialogue the people tour” in...

UN experts urge The Gambia to address past rights violations to avoid recurrence

 PRESS RELEASE BANJUL / GENEVA (19 June 2017) – The Gambia is witnessing encouraging signs in moves to shed light on past human rights violations, including enforced disappearances,...

Gambian criminal laws challenged at regional court

The Federation of African Journalists and three exiled Gambian reporters have filed a legal claim before the Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African...

Missing Person Appeal – Ebrima Ceesay of Kanifing South ($1,000 Reward) By Yusef Taylor

The family of Ebrima Ceesay are appealing to the general public for information to help trace their loved one who has been missing since 28th November 2015. The...

Gambia Civil Society Organizations Urge Party Unity in 2016 Presidential Elections

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United States Condemns The Gambia’s Response to Peaceful Protests

The United States condemns the Government of The Gambia’s severe response to recent peaceful protests. We call for an immediate end to violence and urge all Gambians...

PPP Condemns Harsh Sentences Meted Out To Opposition Leader Ousainou Darboe And CO

PPP Press Statement, July 23, 2016 The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) statement on July 20 and 21 sentencing of innocent civilians.Press Release!  What happened in the Gambia on July...

Breaking: UDP claims that there are Possible Attempt To Poison its Leadership In Prison

Below is a press statement from the UDP claiming that there are possible attempts to poison its leadership in prison:   We have established that The Gambia government through...

IGP Issues No Permit To APRC To Celebrate July 22nd 1994 Coup

 PRESS RELEASE The government of The Gambia wishes to inform the general public that a front page story on the Standard newspaper of Thursday July 13thquoting Honourable Musa Amul Nyassi, Member...

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,...