President Adama Barrow Supports Call for Reform at his First AU Summit

 PRESS RELEASE Fajara, 6 July 2017 - His Excellency Adama Barrow attended his maiden African Union (AU) Summit this week. President Barrow was one of many African leaders who...

WAEC 2017 examiners still not paid, cry out loud ahead of Tobaski

The dozens of examiners contracted by the West African Examination Council (WAEC) to mark the 2017 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) are crying loud, calling...

Amnesty: Soldiers arbitrarily detained as political crisis deepens

President Yahya Jammeh’s declared state of emergency in Gambia provides no justification for a crackdown on peaceful dissent around the January 19, 2017 deadline for the new...

“DECEPTION IS NO LONGER POSSIBLE” – Says Halifa Sallah

  By Rohey Jadama, Foroyaa Newspaper  The Secretary General of People’s Democratic for independence and Socialism (PDOIS) has said that deception will no longer be possible, that they have...

‘I will not allow selective justice in Gambia’ – OJ

Agriculture Minister OJ Jallow has renewed his stance that he will never allow selective justice to prevail in the Gambia especially in the post Jammeh era quest...

Fear and Terror In Foni As Gambia’s Chief Witch President Yahya Jammeh Embarks On...

There is unease in much of Foni, in the Western Region of the Gambia, where the President Yahya Jammeh originates from. Once again, local residents in the...

First Lady Leads a Fact-finding Team of Medical Consultants to EFSTH

State House, Banjul, 12thSeptember2018The First Lady of the Republic, Her Excellency, Fatoumatta Barrow on Monday joined a group of medical personnel and educationists from Delaware, U.S.at...

Scorpions Leave for WAFU Tournament Tonight

by Alieu CeesayThe Gambia Football Team will leave for Ghana tonight where they will participate in the West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations.The Gambia will...

Accountant General Appears Before Commission Of Inquiry

 Gambia's Accountant General, Mr. Momodou Lamin Bah has Monday, August 14, appeared before the Commission of Inquiry on the financial activities of the former President Yahya and...

New Presidential Guard Personnel To Receive Training In Senegal

The first batch of the New Presidential Guards of 150 personnel which includes 21 female soldiers on Tuesday, May 1,2018 left Banjul for the Senegalese capital, Dakar...

A Rapturous Welcome Expected for President Barrow

As the nation expects the return of President Barrow, from his Roundtable Donor Conference, streets are being lined, with chanting supporters, and enthusiastic fans. The pavements are...

Barrow’s office rectifies Jammeh over Constitution misquotations in Tuesday mid-night message

The Office of the President-elect Adama Barrow has put the records straights following incumbent Yahya Jammeh’s Tuesday’s late night national address in which he misquoted the constitution...

Buba Sangnia, Longest Serving Immigration Officer Back As DG

 Buba Sanyang known to many as Zil was first appointed as acting director general of Immigration Department in November 2009 after he took over from Sakou Drammeh...

‘Don’t blame APRC for alleged Jammeh crimes’

 The former Majority Leader and current chairman of the opposition Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation Construction, Fabakary Tombong Jatta, yesterday said that it is unfair to generally associate...

PERCEPTION IN POLITICS – WHAT THE PEOPLE SAY

By Musa BahWe have had three successive governments since independence. In all three, corruption has been the bane that kept us from achieving our developmental goals. Corruption...

GDC says NO to Parliamentary election results, discredits Int’l observers’ reports

Opposition Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) party leader says ‘no’ to results from many constituencies where he said irregularities happened during the recent parliamentary elections, adding they will...

Darboe denies causing Coalition split

 The leader of the United Democratic Party, Ousainou Darboe, has dismissed allegations that he and his party’s insistence on party line contest in the April election split...

Halifa Sallah on why PDOIS did not take Cabinet position

Halifa Sallah, the Secretary General of Peoples’ Democratic Organization, Independence and Socialism (PDOIS) and spokesperson of the Coalition government has finally spoken on why the PDOIS did...

Ousainou Darboe & Co freed

By Alhagie JobeGambia’s opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) leader Ousainou Darboe and eighteen other party members including the entire executive who were jailed for three years have...

MODOU JOBE RECOVERS FROM ANKLE INJURY IN TIME FOR GUEDIAWAYE CLASH

 By Lamin DrammehASC Linguere goalkeeper Modou Jobe has recovered from a troubling ankle injury that kept him out of action for a week.The Gambian international is expected...