By Lamin NjieA 50-year-old man has been hospitalised after he was savagely beaten by an angry mob in Busumbala.Yahya Jagana was returning to his...

Mob beats alleged child kidnapper and sets his car on fire

By Lamin NjieA man suspected of kidnapping children and travelling with them in a car suffered injuries after he was intercepted and savagely beaten...

UDP UK CHAPTER’S CONGRESS / FUNDRAISING, HELD IN MANCHESTER ON THE...

In pursuit of advancing the agenda of United Democratic Party (UDP), UDP UK Chapter organised it’s second congress and fundraising event in UK’s third...

GDC all smiles as police change their mind and grant party...

GDC has been granted a permit to hold its planned rallies in the Upper River Region.Police on Tuesday came under fire after turning down...

The Gambia’s president said he’d step down after three years. Will...

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GDC all smiles as police change their mind and grant party...

GDC has been granted a permit to hold its...

Breaking news: UDP national president Dembo Bojang resigns from party

By Lamin NjieDembo By-force Bojang has resigned from his...

UN brands Barra ‘back way’ disaster ‘worst’ migrant tragedy of West...

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of...

UDP press release threatens The Fatu Network over bad press for...

The United Democratic Party has threatened it wouldn’t take...

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Opinions

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...

Gigantic Cost of Gambia’s political wars

By Sainey DarboeThat the founder of the United Democratic Party and Vice President,Ousainou Darboe, doesn’t enjoy the best of relations with incumbent president Adama...

On the Rise of PPP: A Challenge Renewed

By Gibril SaineOnce Upon a Time - The nomenclature ''P.P.P'' stood more or less synonymous with country-tag 'The Gambia'. It came to signal a...

LAMIN NJIE: Darboe’s comments border on bravado, it’s now up to Barrow to do what he must

Until this congress, the wonder has been why Ousainou Darboe has not waded into the growing uncertainty within the United Democratic Party. The wonder...

The Gambia: towards a one-stop media regulator

The Point was not on point. Two girls, raped and sexually molested, were in the pages of the newspaper. This breach was gross -...

Analysis

On the UDP and Its Inexorable Rise to Supra-National Dominance: Can’t Cage Us

A lot has happened since the planets-moving homecoming of the Secretary General and Party Leader of the United Democratic Party from his unprecedented, game-changing...

The Gambia’s president said he’d step down after three...

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GDC must reject the IGP’s Letter! IGP is not...

By Madi JobartehOnce again, the past is visited upon us as the IGP decided to deny a legally registered political party, the Gambia Democratic...

International Human Rights Day 2019: Where Do the Gambia Youth Stand?

The Theme for this year’s International Human Rights Day is: Youth Standing Up for Human Rights. In its statement the United Nations provided a justification...

Open letter to the CRC and Gambians – Exclusion of “Secular” in our Constitution

I want to sincerely commend you all for your wisdom in withdrawing the word “secular” from the draft constitution. I couldn’t agree more with...

On ST and the Evocative Power of his Music: Baba La Lettero

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Misconceptions and misinformation about secularity

By Madi JobartehSince the release of the draft constitution two weeks ago a growing struggle over the soul of the nation has been brewing...

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

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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...

Adieu, Sise

Sise Sawaneh. So soon. A neighbour. A friend. A colleague. Oh dear! Why you? Why now? Those killers. This world. This God. That car....

For the Love of Soninkara: Tribute to Sise Sawaneh

The sudden demise of Sise Jaha Sawaneh hit me like a thunderbolt. The news is completely devastating and I know for sure that most...

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Gigantic Cost of Gambia’s political wars

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On the Rise of PPP: A Challenge Renewed

By Gibril SaineOnce Upon a Time - The nomenclature ''P.P.P'' stood more or less synonymous with country-tag 'The Gambia'. It came to signal a...

LAMIN NJIE: Darboe’s comments border on bravado, it’s now up to...

Until this congress, the wonder has been why Ousainou Darboe has not waded into the growing uncertainty within the United Democratic Party. The wonder...
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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...