Lawyer Darboe’s Version of Events Following Post-election Disturbances in Tallinding

Lawyer Oussainou Darboe, the party leader of the UDP, speaking at his residence, gave his account of events after the post-election violence that ensued between his supporters...

Bodies Of Two Gambian Migrants Recovered In Italy

The bodies of two Gambian migrants from Niumi Kanuma, have been recovered from the sea of Catanzaro Lido in Italy.According to Alladin Fatty, a Gambian migrant in...

President Barrow Rejects Justice Minister Tambadou’s Resignation

 Gambia's President, Adama Barrow has this morning posted on his official Facebook page that Justice Minister Ba Tambadou has tendered his resignation and that he has rejected...

Italy gives Gambia 40 pickup trucks to manage migration

 Italy today donated 40 pickup trucks to The Gambia – as the two nations ponder fresh endeavors to stem the problem of irregular migration.The Italian government is...

VOTE FOR MR. EL HADJI NDAO AND COALITION AND SAXAL LIGGEEY!

 There are a few people in our lives that we come across who are truly remarkable people, who are motivating to be around in their actions and...

Fundamental beliefs of the Ahmadiyyah or Qadianiyyah

 Following the recent infamous incident at the Talinding cemetery which has unfortunately galvanised a lot of ignorant and uninformed utterances from many pseudo religious authorities on the...

My Objection to the Constitutional Amendments!

 Why did the Barrow Administration change only two provisions in our Constitution when they had identified in their 2016 Manifesto numerous provisions that they would amend when...

Kassa Jatta demands government compensation

 Doudou Kassa Jatta, a prominent Bakau politician who alleged he was arrested 27 times by the Jammeh regime has demanded justice from the new government for alleged...

The woman they call to prosecute the world’s worst criminals

As the current holder of one of the top legal positions in the world, Fatou Bensouda is a definite role model.She is a symbol for girls across...

Interior Minister Mai Fatty Clarifies Issues Surrounding The $48 Million Forensic Lab

 The Minister of Interior, Mai Ahmed Fatty has clarified concerns raised over a $48 Million project to establish a Forensic Lab in the Gambia.Minister Fatty made these...

Mother narrates daughter’s death on ‘back-way’

  By Omar Bah, Standard Newspaper A 20-year-old girl, who left home in Bakoteh to visit her sister at London Corner and later surfaced in Niger on the ‘back-way’...

KMC Mayoral Aspirants Reveal Plans for The Disabled (Video)

By Omar WalyCandidates vying for the KMC Mayoral seat, Monday outlined their plans for disabled at a debate organized by The Independent Electoral Commission in collaboration with...

“Training is an essential ingredient in our drive to re-professionalize the Armed Forces” Lt....

 Members of the Gambia Armed Forces have embarked on a training session to broaden the intellectual competence of army officers on contemporary security, social, political and economic...

MAN STABBED TO DEATH IN BRIKAMA…suspect on the run

 A horrific stabbing incident in Brikama ended in the death of a man early yesterday morning, police sources toldThe Standard.According to PRO Foday Conta, the incident happened...

PRESIDENTIAL AGE-LIMIT REMOVED

 Members of the National Assembly yesterday passed and amended Section 62 of the 1997 Constitution to revise the compulsory retirement age of a judge of a superior...

Mambury Njie new GNPC MD

 Mambury Njie has been appointed new managing director of the Gambia National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) with immediate effect, according to official sources.Mr Njie served in the former...

Fisheries Ministry Expects $30 Million Dollars Investment

 The Ministry of Fisheries, Water Resources and National Assembly Matters is expected to receive a US$30 Million Dollars investment from the West Africa Regional Fisheries Programme (WARFP)...

“Foni is part of The Gambia” – President Barrow

 Fajara, 31 July 2017 President Adama Barrow has called on the people of Foni to work together to turn the country around positively. The President made the call today...

‘Suicide bomber’ claims to be missing Nigeria schoolgirl

Authorities in Cameroon and Nigeria are investigating a claim from a would-be suicide bomber that she was one of a group of schoolgirls abducted in 2014.The Nigerian...

IGP KINTEH EMBARKED ON A NATIONWIDE FAMILIARIZATION TOUR

 The new Inspector General of Police on Tuesday 27th July, 2017 started a nationwide familiarization tour. The tour is aimed at visiting officers and offices under his...