UDP Press Statement: Gambian Security Forces Using Firearms On Defenseless Citizens

The United Democratic Party is deeply concerned about the overzealous response of Gambia’s security forces to court goers who have peacefully converged at the High Court in...

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...

UDP Press Statement

The Executive Committee of United Democratic Party (UDP) wishes to inform the general public and the International Community, of its total condemnation on the high handedness of...

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...

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the death of Gambia opposition...

New York, 17 April 2016   The Secretary-General learned with dismay of the death in detention in Gambia of political activist and opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) member Solo...

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...

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...

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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“2016 is a defining year for The Republic of The Gambia”-The Gambia Youth for...

  2016 is a defining year for The Republic of The Gambia   An election year.   The year that could decide the fate of a country; the fate of an entire...

OUR VIEW ON THE DECLARATION OF THE GAMBIA AS AN ISLAMIC STATE

The Knights of Saints Peter and Paul is a society open to all Catholic men. It has a current membership of fifty-three. It was formed in 1989...

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...

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...

“The year 2016 will be a great opportunity to remove The Gambia from being...

My fellow Gambians, my name is Hon. Omar Amadou Jallow. I am the interim Secretary General of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP). On behalf of the PPP,...

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...

CHRISTMAS MESSAGE FROM FATOUMATTA TAMBAJANG JALLOW

Dear All Christian Families And Compatriots! It is my honour and great pleasure to extend my heartfelt compliments to you in honuor of the Holiday Season - Christmas...

Christmas Message by ANM OusainuDarboe, Secretary General and Party Leader-UDP

Fellow Gambians, as the year comes to an end, we all look forward to celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ.  His birth represents peace and harmony to mankind.  His message...

ISLAMIC STATE: THE LAST STRAW TO BREAK OUR BACKS!

On 10th December 2015, Yaya Jammeh, authoritarian ruler of the Republic of The Gambia, declared The Gambia an Islamic State. All the signs leading to this “declaration of...

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,...

IN WAKE OF ISLAMIC STATE PRONOUNCEMENT: GYU AND CIVIL SOCIETY PARTNERS ASK JAMMEH TO...

The Gambia Youth for Unity (GYU) and its civil society coalition partners are deeply concerned over the sudden overtures by President Yahya Jammeh, pronouncing The Gambia an...

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