Sunday, July 21, 2024

Swiss Trial of Ousman Sonko Marks Milestone in Pursuit of Justice for Jammeh-Era Crimes...

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(Geneva) – The opening of a Swiss trial on January 8, 2024, for serious crimes committed in The Gambia represents a significant advance for justice for the...

Nigeria: Gunmen Abduct University Students, Demanding Ransom

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By: Seringe ST Touray In northwestern Nigeria's Katsina state, gunmen recently abducted five female students from a university, marking the second such incident in the region in the...

How Do You Think ECOWAS Should Address the Situation in Niger?

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The ongoing situation in Niger, following the coup in July, remains a matter of concern. However, the trajectory of Niger's future doesn't solely rest on the actions...

After A Tense Political Tug-of-War, France Will Finally Withdraw From Niger

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By: Seringe ST Touray French President Emmanuel Macron announced on Sunday the imminent end of France's military presence in Niger and the recall of its ambassador from the...

‘Gambian of the Year’ Darboe crowned Heroes Award Person of the Year

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By Hadram Hydram Yankuba Darboe, the Commissioner General of The Gambia Revenue Authority, fresh from winning The Standard Newspaper's Gambian of the Year Award, has also won the...

Meet The Pressure Group Determined to Shut Golden Lead

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Yesterday was the first meeting of The Gambia Environmental Movement. It was held at Commit House in Kotu. The renown activist and politician, Amadou Scattred Janneh chaired...

Kenya Supreme Court criticizes election board in verdict on polls

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NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan police tear-gassed opposition supporters demonstrating near the Supreme Court on Wednesday as judges began to deliver a detailed ruling that criticized the election...

Sierra Leone: Key Highlights of Former President Ernest Koroma’s Treason Case

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By: Amara Thoronka On Wednesday, January 3, 2024, at a magistrate court in the capital Freetown, before Magistrate Santigie Bangura, Sierra Leone’s former president, Ernest Bai Koroma, was...

Landmark Trial Against Former Gambian Minister of Interior for Crimes Against Humanity to Start...

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(Geneva, 4 January 2024) The trial of Ousman Sonko, former Gambian Minister of Interior, will open before the Swiss Federal Criminal Court on 8 January 2024 and...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT… The Police Anti-Corruption Drive…

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Recently, billboards aimed at combatting corruption have been seen in various places in the country. This is said to be a culmination of efforts between the Community...

Gambia’s Dalasi is Africa’s Best-Performing Currency

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By: The Fatu Network Editorial The Gambia's dalasi is currently the strongest currency in Africa, appreciating by 0.9% against the U.S. dollar this year. This performance surpasses 23...

The Doctors’ Strike: A failure of leadership

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It is about a month since the resident doctors embarked on a strike, following allegations of theft by their minister. There has been a series of meetings,...

South Africa student fights to keep thesis in robbery

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Video from security cameras in a suburb of the South African city Johannesburg shows the moment a student was attacked by armed robbers. Noxolo Ntusi, a medical scientist...

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

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

Breaking: Jammeh Family Nanny Intercepted At Banjul International Airport

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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...

Gambian Foreign Minister Meets UK High Commissioner, EU Ambassador

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The High Commissioner of the United Kingdom, Her Excellency Sharon Wardle and the European Union Ambassador to The Gambia, His Excellency, Attila Lajos, Tuesday April 10, 2018 held discussions...

Tragic Gas Tanker Explosion in Totota, Liberia: 40 Lives Lost, 30 Injured in Crash...

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By: Seringe ST Touray A gas tanker crash in Totota, Liberia, resulted in a tragic explosion, claiming the lives of at least 40 people, with an additional 30...

‘Military intervention to unseat Gambia’s Jammeh should be the last resort’

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Senegalese President Macky Sall has stated that a military intervention to unseat Gambia’s outgoing President Yahya Jammeh will be a last resort. He said during an interview broadcast...

Rwanda Declares Open Travel Without Visa Requirements for All African Citizens

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By: Seringe ST Touray Rwanda has joined the trend of African nations promoting visa-free travel within the continent to enhance free movement and trade, similar to Europe's Schengen...

Senegal’s Electoral Battle: Sonko Faces More Challenges In Fight for Reinstatement

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By: Seringe ST Touray A Senegalese interior ministry branch rejected the electoral commission's request to reinstate Ousmane Sonko on the voter list and provide essential candidacy documents for...