By Lamin NjieMajority of Gambians trust the Gambia Armed Forces and believe the military protects citizens from external and internal security threats, a new...

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Barrow appoints ex-Gambia ambassador to US as new defence minister

By Lamin NjiePresident Adama Barrow has appointed Sheikh Omar Faye as the new defense minister of The Gambia.President Barrow on Thursday engaged in a...

Barrow appoints ex-Gambia ambassador to US as new defence minister

By Lamin NjiePresident Adama Barrow has appointed Sheikh Omar...

Barrow sacks Interior Minister Ebrima Mballow

By Lamin NjiePresident Adama Barrow on Thursday sacked his...

Lawmaker says Three Years Jotna have ‘all the rights’ to protest

By Lamin NjieMembers of Operation Three Years Jotna Movement...

Barrow deceived Gambians, says Ceesay

By Lamin NjieThe national assembly member for Serrekunda West...

Nine women among 150 presidential guard soldiers taking part in Senegal...

By Lamin NjieOne hundred and fifty soldiers on Wednesday...

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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

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Analysis

‘Disappointing appointments:’ Basidia M Drammeh’s take on Barrow’s Thursday hiring and firing

President Adama Barrow’s decision and timing to effect a minor Cabinet reshuffle, which saw the appointment of Sheikh Omar Faye as Defense minister and...

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Facebook has a weird way of waking up sleeping dogs; and I found one moment this morning. After a few days of critiquing the...

LAMIN NJIE: African leaders are champions in pressing the...

December is three months away and already the polity is heating up. I honestly do not know how it will all pan out.I still...

GPA and The Gambia Police Force Should be Investigated

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Baa Tambadou And The Junglers – Court-Martial vs. Civilian Trial

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Sports

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...

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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

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

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Mane: I will stop taking penalties for Senegal

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TRIBUTE: The Man, Ebrima Solo Sandeng

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Richard “Carl” Paschall, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service with the rank of Minister Counselor, is Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the...

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Marina: How an entire nation let a harmless 13-year-old student down

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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...

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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...

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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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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...

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