By Lamin NjieTraders at Basse Market scrambled to save what's left of their goods late Monday following a fire outbreak.The Fatu Network has gathered...

Thousands of Serahule men and women in West Africa gather to...

By Adama MakasubaThousands of Serahuleh men and women across the West African sub-region have gathered at Paradise Suites Hotel to proffered practical solution to...

‘He doesn’t know me, I will not take nonsense’: Imam Fatty...

By Lamin NjieTop imam Abdoulie Fatty has vowed he will beat fellow imam Bakawsu Fofona wherever they meet.Imam Fatty stated this on Kerr Fatou,...

Three Years leaders put Mile 2 life behind them as court...

By Omar Wally and Adama MakasubaThe high court in Banjul on Monday granted the beleaguered leaders of Operation Three Years Jotna bail after an...

Madi responds in kind: Top activist brands Abubakar Darbo an embecile...

By Lamin NjieMadi Jobarteh has responded to Abubakar Darbo...

Gambians in UK to take to the streets over holding in...

Gambians in UK will take to the streets on...

They finally have their man: Buba Drammeh who allegedly murdered Buba...

By Lamin NjiePolice have arrested Buba Drammeh, the man...

TFN Heroes Awards: Awards Committee officials face reporters days after a...

By Lamin NjieThe vice chairperson of the Awards Committee...

Sabally harps on positive use of technology

Former Presidential Affairs Minister and International Speaker, Momodou Sabally,...

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‘He doesn’t know me, I will not take nonsense’:...

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Three Years leaders put Mile 2 life behind them...

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Gambians in UK will take to the streets on 27 February to show their...

They finally have their man: Buba Drammeh who allegedly...

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TFN Heroes Awards: Awards Committee officials face reporters days...

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Sabally harps on positive use of technology

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And he’s 80 years old! Lesotho Prime Minister goes...

The 80-year-old Prime Minister of the tiny African country of Lesotho failed to appear...

Rambo dismisses claims Jammeh ordered his 2006 arrest

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Head of leading US Muslim organisation meets Dawda Fadera...

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Opinions

MC Cham JNR – OPINION: Permit refusal for the ‘3 Years Jotna’

The Government of the Gambia will never stop the “short cut” despite Leadership goes with responsibility . The Movement’s denial to follow up march...

MADI JOBARTEH – OPINION: Police has no authority to stop 3 Years Jotna from holding a fundraiser

The long title of the Public Order Act says the Act is a law that prohibits private individuals from raising a military and to...

KEBBA NANKO – OPINION: President Barrow should sue Three Years Jotna movement to court

I want to congratulate the 3yrs Jotna movement for organizing a protest that was well coordinated and peaceful. The government and the security acted...

OPINION: ALHASSAN DARBOE: Barrow can be deposed in a mass uprising

When Adama Barrow was declared the winner of 2016 elections, I was beside myself with joy. I called friends and neighbors from far and...

Has our National Assembly failed to meet basic expectations?

By Zakaria Kemo Konteh'Rubber Stamp' National Assembly was among the most common phrases used by activists to describe Members of the National Assembly during...

Cries of Gambian youth must not be ignored

By Basidia M DrammehThe demonstrations that swept the country’s two largest cities last Wednesday underpin a deep-seated crisis and mounting problems that continue to...

LAMIN NJIE: President Barrow can go ahead and do five years but there will be a cane swinging over his head

President Barrow should by rights step aside in December. He has in the past 24 months proven to be not good enough for what...

Analysis

The imam and the journalist: The story of Baa-Kawsu and Taranga FM

Following his appearance at the ongoing Truth Reconciliation and Reparation Commission on Thursday, popular preacher and Islamic Scholar, Imam Baa-Kawsu Fofana became an instant...

On Tribe and Tribalism: Letter to my Friend

Dear Sheriff,Greetings this early Thursday morning, February 6, 2020 from my little corner in the cool groves of Kerr Serign.In accordance with our pact...

Brexit : what does it mean for the European...

Joint Op-EdHRVP Josep Borrell & Head of UK Task Force, Michel BarnierOn 31 January 2020, the United Kingdom left the European Union. We lost...

MR. President: CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE IS THE LIFE BLOOD OF A DEMOCRACY

The first point of civility must point to truth - otherwise all its roads to formulate a civil and a vibrant democracy will lead...

Ousainou Darboe and The Tax Commission and My Take

I have seen on social media and many people also approached me asking why I did not comment on the Supreme Court ruling on...

The Honourable Ya Kumba Jaiteh and the imperative of executive adherence to legality

With mounting interest I follow the debate on whether there is authorisation under the 1997 Constitution of the Republic of The Gambia (“the Constitution”)...

Drop the bogus charges against 3YJ protesters!

By Banka MannehWe have made some serious gains the last three years on the human rights front but the government's behavior the past few...

Sports

Samuel Eto : All you need to know about one of Africa’s great as he announces retirement

Cameroon’s four-time African Player of the Year Samuel Eto announced his retirement on Saturday at the age of 38, declaring “I need a rest”.“The...

Gina Bass wins gold at All-Africa Games, defeating woman regarded as fastest in Africa

Gambian female sprinter Gina Bass has breezed past Ivorian favourite Marie Josee Tallou to win 200 m gold at the All-Africa Games in Rabat,...

TMC writes to Barrow, requests his intervention in getting ex-Gambia coach PBJ have state funeral

Retired journalist Tijan Masanneh Ceesay has written to President Adama Barrow calling for the president’s involvement in ensuring Peter Bonu Johnson is given a...

‘Our best ever local coach:’ Tributes as ex-Gambia coach PBJ dies at 56

By Fatu Network reporterFormer Gambia coach Peter Bonu Johnson has died at the age of 56.The top football mind died on Sunday after a...

All Gambian High Schools Alumni Reunion: Schools selection are the big winners at inter-schools sports event

By Tijan Masanneh Ceesay, in AtlantaFollowing Saturday night's white and gold gala dinner and fundraiser on Saturday, Cobb County High School Sports arena outside...

Africa Cup of Nations: Cameroon coach Seedorf sacked

The Cameroon Football Federation sacked coach Clarence Seedorf and assistant Patrick Kluivert on Tuesday, the pair paying the price for the defending champions’ last...

Africa Cup of Nations: Guinea sack coach Paul Put, Gambia’s once-upon-a-time football sweetie

Guinea coach Paul Put was sacked on Tuesday following the team’s last 16 exit at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.Belgian Put, who...
Grrr...Grrrr! A BBC breaking news alert rocked my iPhone on a Sunday evening isolating me from the rest of the world. Just as I...

The Fatu Network’s top 5 events of the year

2019 is a truly memorable year. The year was littered with a lot events and some of these events have already left lasting marks...

On the Lambai Chronicles: Letter to my friend (Part 1)

Sheriff, my brother and good friend,It has been a while since I last penned you an epistle on the happenings in our little town;...

Full text of UDP’s statement on Barrow’s rule

In 2016 the United Democratic Party good faith entered intonegotiations with other parties to form Coalition 2016 toamongst other things select a candidate to...

Comfort Quality Services thanks gov’t over car number plates project

LETTER OF APPRECIATIONReference to the above, Comfort Quality Services would like to wholeheartedly thank the Government of the Gambia for awarding the Aluminium number...

Full text of Mai Fatty’s resignation speech

Two days ago (9th October 2019), I submitted notice of termination of my contract of appointment as the Special Advisor to the President. My...

MADI JOBARTEH – OPINION: Police has no authority to stop 3...

The long title of the Public Order Act says the Act is a law that prohibits private individuals from raising a military and to...

KEBBA NANKO – OPINION: President Barrow should sue Three Years Jotna...

I want to congratulate the 3yrs Jotna movement for organizing a protest that was well coordinated and peaceful. The government and the security acted...

OPINION: ALHASSAN DARBOE: Barrow can be deposed in a mass uprising

When Adama Barrow was declared the winner of 2016 elections, I was beside myself with joy. I called friends and neighbors from far and...

Has our National Assembly failed to meet basic expectations?

By Zakaria Kemo Konteh'Rubber Stamp' National Assembly was among the most common phrases used by activists to describe Members of the National Assembly during...

Cries of Gambian youth must not be ignored

By Basidia M DrammehThe demonstrations that swept the country’s two largest cities last Wednesday underpin a deep-seated crisis and mounting problems that continue to...
It’s not just the cows and chickens that are breeding down on the farm.A new study shows farmers have the most sex out of...

Islam Is In Books And Muslims Are In The Grave #2

When Abubakr (radiallahu anhu) became the Caliph of the Muslims, after the death of The Prophet, (peace be upon him) he set off to...

Islam Is In books And Muslims Are In the Grave #1

Islam Is In the Books and Muslims Are In the Grave #1 Lack of knowledge in basic history is making a lot of people doubt...

Rise of The Gambian Atheist

Until recently, it could be said that there’s no Gambian atheist. If there was, he certainly held his unsavoury beliefs close to his chest....

Opinion: The Strange Case Of Imam Fatty And An Audio Gone...

The internet almost came down, with the release of an audio by Imam Fatty, speaking openly on matters of the bedroom. The Imam was...

Gambia’s Immigration chief OKs proposal for ECOWAS Migration Training Academy establishment

Gambia's Immigration Chief Buba Sagnia recently joined colleague Immigration chiefs from ECOWAS countries in endorsing the establishment of a Migration Training Academy in the...