By Fatu Network reporterGambians are split over the arrest by police of Killa Ace on suspicion of being part of last month’s mass protests.Rapper-activist...

GPA says Mankamang Kunda police station ‘did not ensue’ from directives...

By Lamin NjieThe Gambia Ports Authority has rejected claims its decision to fund the construction of a police station in Mankamang Kunda stemmed from...

‘Back Way’: Charity ship says migrants’ safety at risk as Italy...

A charity that operates a rescue ship carrying more than a hundred migrants off the coast of Italy said on Saturday that it could...

Police arrest at least 10 people including rapper-activist Killa Ace

By Lamin NjiePolice in The Gambia have arrested at least a dozen people on suspicion of being part of last month’s mass protests.Mass protests...

Presidency’s Sanna Camara hits back at critics after PR team incompetence...

By Lamin NjieA communication officer at the office of...

Fury after leaked GPA letter shows institution asking bank to pay...

By Lamin NjieThere was ample fury on Friday after...

Family of two boys who were last heard from in 2016...

By Lamin NjieThe family of two boys who were...

Top cleric Bakawsu warns Barrow against insisting on staying in office...

By Lamin NjieTop Islamic scholar Bakawsu Fofana has warned...

Man, 41, ‘chokes to death’ in the middle of eating contest

A man in California died shortly after competing in...

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Killa Ace’s arrest divides opinion

By Fatu Network reporterGambians are split over the arrest by police of Killa Ace...

GPA says Mankamang Kunda police station ‘did not ensue’...

By Lamin NjieThe Gambia Ports Authority has rejected claims its decision to fund the...

‘Back Way’: Charity ship says migrants’ safety at risk...

A charity that operates a rescue ship carrying more than a hundred migrants off...

Police arrest at least 10 people including rapper-activist Killa...

By Lamin NjiePolice in The Gambia have arrested at least a dozen people on...

Presidency’s Sanna Camara hits back at critics after PR...

By Lamin NjieA communication officer at the office of the president Sanna Camara has...

Fury after leaked GPA letter shows institution asking bank...

By Lamin NjieThere was ample fury on Friday after Gambia Ports Authority appeared to...

Family of two boys who were last heard from...

By Lamin NjieThe family of two boys who were last heard from in 2016...

Top cleric Bakawsu warns Barrow against insisting on staying...

By Lamin NjieTop Islamic scholar Bakawsu Fofana has warned President Adama Barrow against insisting...

Man, 41, ‘chokes to death’ in the middle of...

A man in California died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a...

GPU to train 20 journalists on investigative reporting

By GPUThe Gambia Press Union with funding from the United Nations Endowment Fund will...

Has our National Assembly failed to meet basic expectations?

By Zakaria Kemo Konteh'Rubber Stamp' National Assembly was among the most common phrases used...

Sabally, Mahoney, others pin Barrow’s plummeting popularity on ‘incompetent’...

By Lamin NjieFormer secretary general and head of civil service Momodou Sabally has faulted...

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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

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

Court-martial is governed by military law and meant to prosecute military personnel if they are found to have committed an offense contrary to military...

On the Consequences of Fiscal Profligacy: Drama at the...

What happened in the chambers of our National Assembly last week was worthy of the box office. Our finance Minister appeared on set for...

Reaction to the Recommendation to Release the ‘Junglers’ Killers...

In the Attorney General’s attempt to rationalize the recommendation to release confessed killers to the society, he gave the victims and Gambians a false...

My Take on AG Tambadou’s Decision to Release the Jungulars

After carefully considering all the facts, I agree with the AG. Going against the grain, and finding yourself on the opposite end with the people...

With Pain, I Agree with Minister Tambadou To Release Junglers

Let me go straight to the point: TRRC was set up simply because we endured an autocratic rule which was notorious for massive violations...

Sidia Jatta’s resistance against bad legislation under Jammeh: the Indemnity Act

By Kemeseng Sanneh and Sulayman Bokar BahOne would expect that central to the role of a National Assembly in this 21st century is to...

Reaction to the Recommendation to Release the ‘Junglers’ Killers

I encourage the Victims Centre that was invoked by the Attorney General in order to take cover for this unpopular and wrongheaded decision to...

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...

‘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...

Mane: I will stop taking penalties for Senegal

Senegalese superstar Sadio Mane has opted to stop taking penalties for the Teranga Lions after missing two at the Nations Cup.Mane missed a penalty...

Premier League: Man City begin title defence at West Ham, Man Utd to face Chelsea

Champions Manchester City begin the defence of their Premier League title away at West Ham, while Manchester United will host Chelsea in a blockbuster...
By Ba S JabbiAlhagi Soriba Jabbi was born in 1942 to Soriba Jabbi and Oumie Jabbi in Jarra Sutukung village, Jarra East District. He...

Oumy Sall Ndiaye, the Legendary Woman behind JIFAD

After a long and rich professional experience in France, Europe and Africa where she dedicated a great part of her time coordinating the strategy...

TRIBUTE: The Man, Ebrima Solo Sandeng

By Lamin Njie, Editor in chief of The Fatu NetworkI will not disagree with anyone who says Solo Sandeng was a patriot. The first...

Profile of New United States Ambassador to Gambia Richard Carlton Paschall...

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

Facts about Sharia Law around the World

Brunei on Wednesday introduced harsh new sharia laws — including death by stoning for adultery and gay sex — despite a storm of global...

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

By Lamin NjieWhen news first emerged on social media that Marina International School has expelled a student over driving offences, many greeted it with...
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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...

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...

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 #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...

Muslim Elders Again…

The Gambia is slowly drifting from what it used to be – the exemplary state that respects and protects the religious and cultural rights...