CDS Kinteh urges GAMCOY 20 to ensure integrity, respect & professionalism

Gambia’s Army chief has reminded the Gambia’s 20th contingent heading for the Sudanese troubled region of Darfur, to always remember the principles of integrity, respect for diversity...

My Response to Imam Ebrahima Mbowe on Predestination in Islam

There are six pillars of faith in Islam. These are the believe in the Oneness of Allah, the Revealed Books, the Prophets of Islam, the Day of...

Breaking: Jammeh Family Nanny Intercepted At Banjul International Airport

Isatou Jammeh, nanny for the Jammeh Family was intercepted at The Banjul International Airport early Sunday morning. Isatou who traveled on board Royal Air Maroc, was intercepted immediately...

Ugandan police arrest at least 8 journalists covering opposition MP Bobi Wine

Nairobi, September 20, 2018--Police in Uganda detained at least eight journalists covering the return of opposition MP Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine, from the U.S,...

Creating Dynamic Brands: Trailblazing Gambian Women

By MakalliMatta Consulting Chop Shop — adding a new flair to Gambian fast-food  From an early age, Aminatou Jallow was breaking moulds and traditions imposed upon her as a woman...

US to re-establish military relations with Gambia

State House, Banjul, 25 July, 2018 H.E. Ambassador Alexander Laskaris, deputy to the Commander for Civil-Military Engagement, United States Africa Command (AfriComm) has announced that the US...

WARRANT OFFICER PA SANNEH ARRESTED

  Warrant Officer Class 1 (WOC1) who goes by the name Pa Sanneh, a native of Kartong, was arrested and detained at Yundum Barracks weeks ago, a military...

BB DABO: I NEVER BETRAYED SIR DAWDA

    By Sainey Darboe, Standard Newspaper     Former Vice President and Finance Minister, Bakary B Dabo, has dismissed as “mischaracterization” allegations that he betrayed Jawara by serving as Finance Minister...

Gambian coach reacts to WAFU DRAW

By Omar Jarju The head coach of the first division side Marimmoo FC Momodou Jallow has said that The Gambia will relish the prospect of going toe to...

The Lawyer Ousainou Darboe You Do Not Know

By Sheriff Kora   Any Gambian mindful of the political developments in the country is aware of how a few half-baked, unsophisticated politicians with less regard for good governance...

OJ Hails Halifa Sallah At The Inter-Party Committee Meeting

Omar A Jallow alias OJ, Secretary General of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) and Minister of Agriculture has hailed the role Halifa Sallah played at the inter-party...

‘The Gambia: A Hopeless Case’.

Does the Barrow Administration echoes the attitude of Musolini: “The crowd doesn’t have to know, all they have to do is believe and submit to being shaped"? We...

Welcoming Vice President Ousainou Darboe

I wish to congratulate Ousainou Darboe for his appointment as the Vice President of the Republic, becoming the second person to hold that position since our newfound...

ITF challenges Gambian president over death in custody

  Global union federation the ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) has demanded justice following the death in custody this week of Gambian trade union leader Sheriff Diba.   The ITF...

Two PIU Officers In Custody After The Shooting Of Two Citizens In Faraba

  ASP Musa Fatty a young PIU officer and another officer are currently detained at the Serious Crime Unit of The Gambia Police Force for allegedly shooting at...

The Gambia situation – ‘Dilemma’ or ‘Defiance?’

In the section, 'Letters to the Editor', of the Standard Newspaper in Banjul published Monday, i read with a measure of anxiety comments by one, Aisha Tambia,...

Memorandum and Proposal to the Constitutional Review Commission:

Part 6:  Our Presidential System Is A Perversity:  This presidential system will kill us:  Alagi Yorro Jallow The Gambia is a country of bestriding giants and cowering ants. That poverty...

UN says Gambia’s withdrawal from ICC will take effect November 10, 2017

By Alhagie Jobe The United Nations has confirmed it has received the official notification from The Gambia of its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC).   UN spokesman Farhan...

Our Republic and Its Press Will Rise or Fall Together

  By Madi Jobarteh   Wednesday, May 3 was World Press Freedom Day. This Day was delivered to the world by African journalists when they met in Windhoek, Namibia from...

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...

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