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...

WHY THE GAMBIA BAR ASSOCIATION CHOSE TO BOYCOTT CERTAIN COURTS

  PRESS RELEASE   The Gambia Bar Association has among its primary aims and objectives the following key purposes:   To maintain the standards, integrity, honour and independence of the Bar,...

Amnesty: Gambia: Arrests, media closures as deadline nears

PRESS RELEASE: 05 January, 2017: The government of President Yahya Jammeh, defeated in Gambia’s December presidential election, has arbitrarily arrested opposition sympathizers and closed three independent radio...

STATEMENT BY UDP LEADER, LAWYER OUSAINOU DARBOE, ON THE EXPULSION OF THE EU REPRESENTATIVE...

For almost two weeks now, The Gambia has been on international spotlight for all the wrong reasons. First was the President’s repulsive statement to slit the throat...

UK Foreign Secretary to visit The Gambia and Ghana

  Press Statement   Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will meet with President Barrow and President Akufo-Addo on a two-day trip to West Africa. The Foreign Secretary will visit The Gambia and...

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...

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...

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...

NO ELECTIONS WITH JAMMEH; NO ELECTIONS WITHOUT CONCRETE REFORMS– NRMG POSITION ON THE POLITICAL...

The recently concluded stand-off  between the Jammeh administration and the opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) is if anything, a harbiger  for more confrontation in the very near...

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...

Pan African Lawyers Union disassociates itself from African Bar Associations’ actions on Gambia

The Pan African Lawyers Union (PALU) has issued a strong statement vehemently disassociating itself from the statements and actions taken by the African Bar Association (AfBA) on...

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...

The Foreign Exchange Rate Crisis and the Impact on Gambians at Home and Diaspora.

Once again, Gambians are greeted with dumbfounded news that major currency values will be pegged and depreciated against the Dalasi through a directive from the Office of...

Gambian Diaspora Leader Welcomes Alleged Coup Attempt

Source : VOA - http://bit.ly/1lFXptF The Gambian government has denied reports of an alleged attempted coup against President Yahya Jammeh. Gunfire erupted early Tuesday in the capital,...

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...