Barrow Fires Faraba Banta Alkalo, Others

By Lamin Njie President Adama Barrow has sacked the Alkalo of Faraba Banta as part of measures aimed at addressing ‘the longstanding acrimonious’ relationship between different parties in...

Gambia Gov’t Arresting Disabled Gambians over Begging – GOVI Chairperson

By Lamin Njie The chairperson of the Gambia Organisation for the Visually Impaired has said that the President Adama Barrow government is arresting disabled Gambians over begging. “For me...

Measuring President Barrow’s first 100 days

Written by Gibril Saine, LONDON Today marks one 100 days since the coalition government took over the reign of power in Banjul. In assessing the significance of that,...

Gambia’s new Foreign Minister meets foreign diplomats to strengthen ties

Ousainou NM Darboe, Gambia’s new Minister of Foreign Affairs, Int'l Cooperation & Gambians Abroad Thursday met with foreign diplomats accredited to The Gambia. This is Mr Darboe’s first...

First Lady Bio To Launch Her ‘Hands Off Our Girls’ Campaign On Dec 14-15

By Ranger First Lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone Fatima Bio has categorically stated that she will do all in her power as Lady to ensure that...

First Lady Zineb Jammeh Abandoned By Her Security Detail

First Lady Zineb Yahya Jammeh will be heading home from Washington on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 without two of her closest guards. Lamin Bojang known as ‘Obama’...

1994 COUP: Gassama Says Ex-Justice Minister Hassan Jallow Didn’t Come with Ex-President Jawara to...

Former president Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara's longtime aide-de-camp on Thursday said the former president returned to the country from London a day before the 1994 coup but...

Barrow’s Faraba Banta Volte-Face Prompts Pushback

By Lamin Njie Gambians have taken to social media to react to a decision by President Adama Barrow to scrap a murder case involving five police officers. President Barrow...

MENINGITIS: Over 400, 000 Gambian Children to be Immunised

The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare has said that it will next month embark on a meningitis immunization campaign. The Ministry of Health said it plans to...

Mama Kandeh says he has temporal solution to electricity crisis, urges Barrow to invite...

The leader of the Gambia Democratic Congress Party has called on the government of Adama Barrow to take him and his offer to help salvage the Gambian...

Ex-NIA chief & Co deny killing Solo Sandeng; finally took pleas in court

The former head of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) Yankuba Badjie and eight others, standing trial for the murder of late Solo Sandeng, on Tuesday, finally took...

New Interior Minister warns criminals, says national security will not be compromised

Written by Alagie Manneh The Gambia’s new Interior Minister has issued a strong warning to criminals and people who violate the laws to understand that such business as...

Gambians Have Lost Faith in their Gov’t – Jallow

By Jaka Ceesay Jaiteh The chairman of the Constitutional Review Commission Cherno Jallow on Wednesday said that Gambians generally have lost faith in their government. Mr Jallow speaking at...

EU-Gambia sign MoU to facilitate observers in Parliamentary elections

The government of The Gambia and the European Union on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate an EU Election Observer Mission to the Gambia for...

Gambia Gov’t Reacts to Killing of Saudi Journalist

By Lamin Njie The Gambia government has reacted to the killing of a Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi national, went missing after entering Saudi Arabia’s consulate...

Barrow Must Step Down by Jan 2020 – Jobarteh

By Lamin Njie Madi Jobarteh has said that President Adama Barrow must step down come January 19, 2020. Jobarteh stated this on Tuesday while reacting to a fiat issued...

‘Magnificent’ D3.5Bn Senegambia Bridge Opened

By Lamin Njie President Adama Barrow on Monday officiated the opening of the Senegambia Bridge following three years of construction. The landmark structure built across the River Gambia Yelli-Tenda-Bamba...

Barrow Youth Movement is for Personal Agenda – GBA

By Lamin Njie The Gambia Bar Association has said that President Barrow Youth for National Development was set up based on personal agenda. PBYND was set up in 2018...

NEW YEAR: First Lady Delivers Cash, Care Items to Gambia First Babies

By Mammy Saidykhan First Lady Fatoumatta Bah Barrow on Tuesday visited the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital in Banjul where she doled out money...

The Gambia Returnees Association Up in Arms Against President Barrow

Following President's Barrow's interview at Chatham House, in which he cited his return and eventual success as a result of not overstaying in UK, The Gambia Returnees...