Land reforms can prevent conflict between farmers and pastoralist in West Africa

By Essa BahLand reforms are an important element in the process of sustainable development. It allows policy makers to directly observe how land is utilised to determine...

President Barrow launches the National Security Council

 Fajara, 21 August 2017President Adama Barrow today launched a 7 member National Security Council (NSC) at a ceremony held at his office.President Barrow urged the Council members...

Defending Journalist Kebba Jeffang Jnr!

By Madi Jobarteh - The reports emerging that Foroyaa journalist Kebba Jeffang was attacked by individuals at the press conference organized by the UDP, NRP and GMC...

Gambia’s former ruling APRC party dominated Assembly convenes last sitting

Gambia’s National Assembly Tuesday adjourned sine-dine, ending the five years term of the sitting members ahead of the forthcoming parliamentary elections in April.The Assembly dominated by the...

45 Gambians Deported

By Omar WallyThe Fatu Network has been reliably informed that forty five Gambians have been deported from United States of America. The deportees include men and women...

Open Letter To HE. Ousainou Dabo, Vice President Of The Gambia.

It gives me great pleasure to extend my warmest congratulations to you on your promotion as the Vice President of the Republic of The Gambia I trust...

Did The Sports Ministry Spend D800, 000 on 10 Air Tickets to Togo?

by Alieu CeesayInvestigations has revealed that the Ministry of Youth Sports has 'spent over D800, 000’ to secure 10 air tickets from Satguru Travel Agency. The said...

President Barrow: The Striking Teachers are Testing the Waters

President Barrow says his government will negotiate with The Gambia Teachers Union to reach a conclusion on the ongoing strike by a ‘section' of Gambian teachers, dubbed,...

Corendon Lands In Banjul with 134 Tourists As Season Begins in Earnest

By Yunus S SaliuIn a conducive and relaxation atmosphere, the Gambia Tourism Board under the aegis of Ministry of Tourism and Culture received the first flight marking...

PRESS RELEASE: U.S. Announces $50,000 to Assist Gambian Flood Victims

Ambassador of the United States of America to The Gambia Patricia Alsup visited  Jarra Jasong (Lower River Region) today to view progress on a $50,000 (GMD 2.3M)...

EU signs Sustainable Fishing Partnership Agreement with The Republic of The Gambia

Last Friday, the EU and The Republic of The Gambia signed a new Sustainable Fishing Partnership Agreement (SFPA) protocol, 22 years after the previous protocol expired. Both...

Gambia Celebrates Jammeh’s Downfall

By Omar WallyTens of thousands of Gambians on Saturday, December 2, 2017, celebrated the downfall of former President Yahya Jammeh, who ruled the country for over 22...

SCORPIONS RETURN HOME AFTER NATIONS CUP QUALIFIER SLUMP

 By Lamin DrammehThe Gambia's scorpions are returning to Banjul from Benin where they made an unsuccessful attempt to beat their African counterparts in their opening group D...

President Barrow Off To UK And US

Media Advisory State House, Banjul, 16th April 2018- Office of the President informs the general public that His Excellency, Mr Adama Barrow President of the Republic of...

Police open official investigation into alleged assault on EyeAfrica journalist

The Professional Standard Unit of the Gambia Police Force on Wednesday opened an investigation into the case of Eye Africa online TV cameraman who was alleged assaulted...

Welcoming the National Human Rights Commission

Finally, the Gambia has joined the group of nations that have realised the importance of human rights and the value of their citizens by creating a National...

NSC, GFF Saga: FIFA Reaffirms Position on third party Interference as Sacrosanct

Following the National Sports Council’s decision to suspend the President and three members of the Executive Committee of The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) and the subsequent rescinding...

Mayor Elect Talib Ahmed Bensouda’s Ramadan Message

RAMADAN MUBARAK Fellow residents of the Kanifing Municipality.As the holy month of Ramadan starts, I wish you 4 weeks of blessing and enlightenment.As you fast and offer prayers...

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...

Drug Squad, ‘Area Boys’ clash in Bakau

 There was pandemonium on Garba Jahumpa Road in Bakau yesterday afternoon as agents of Drug Squad found themselves in a tug-of-war with a group of boys when...