GDC Says Philosophy Attracted UDP, NRP, APRC Defectors

The Gambia Democratic Congress has given reasons why hundreds of people recently moved to the party from at least three other parties.Opposition GDC announced on Monday that...

GRTS Director General Malick Jones Axed

 Malick Jones, the director general of The Gambia Radio and Televison Services (GRTS) has been removed according to sources close to the institution.The veteran broadcaster, was deputy...

Barrow Graces Macky Sall’s Investiture

By Lamin Njie, in DakarPresident Adama Barrow has graced President Macky Sall’s investiture as a candidate in the upcoming presidential election in Senegal.President Sall was chosen Saturday...

President Barrow says Ex-President Jammeh embezzled €85M domestically

Gambia’s new President Adama Barrow has estimated that his predecessor, former President Yahya Jammeh, had looted 4 billion Gambian dalasi (approximately 85 million euros) domestically during his...

Saad M Raslan Bolstering Gambian Economy – Darboe

By Mammy SaidykhanOusainou Darboe has said that Saad M Raslan International Trading has invested not less that 500 million dalasis into economy of The Gambia.The Vice President...

Barrow Presides over 1st Cabinet Session in 2019

By State House MediaHis Excellency, President Adama Barrow on Thursday 10th January, 2019, presided over the 18th Cabinet session of his government - the first in 2019...

UDP Postpones WCR Congress amid Reports of ‘Division’

By Lamin NjieThe United Democratic Party has postponed its regional congress for West Coast Region amid reports of infighting.Some internal party issues have been brought to the...

‘NO COUNTRY WISHES TO HAVE ILLEGAL MIGRANTS:’ Top EU Official Says Talks Exist for...

By Lamin NjieThe Gambia government and the European Union are engaged in talks that include a plan to deport thousands of Gambians who are living in EU...

Mama Kandeh disappointed with President Barrow’s post election statement

The leader of the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) party has expressed total disappointment with the post Parliamentary election statement by President Adama Barrow saying he has indicated...

BREAKING: FARABA BANTA: Barrow Orders End to Murder Case of 5 PIU Officers

President Adama Barrow has ordered for the immediate withdrawal of murder charges against five police officers who were incriminated in the death of three people in Faraba...

President Barrow to launch National Think-Tank tomorrow

President Adama Barrow will officially launch the National Think-Tank tomorrow, Thursday, June 29th, the State House has confirmed. The grand launching will take place at the Grand Tent,...

Justice Ministry to create Special Adviser position on judicial reforms

Gambia’s Ministry of Justice is on the verge of creating the post of a Special Adviser to the Attorney General.The Special Adviser’s responsibility will be to provide...

Measuring President Barrow’s first 100 days

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

Kandeh Greets Christians, Calls for Unity

By Lamin NjieLeader of the Gambia Democratic Congress Mamma Kandeh has sent his warm felicitations to the Christian faithful on the occasion of...

State to call first witness today in ex-NIA 9 murder trial

The State will today, Monday May 8th, 2017 open its case in the ongoing murder case involving the Ex-President Jammeh former spy chief and eight others at...

Barrow Taps Anti-FGM Champion for New Ministry

President Adama Barrow on Tuesday named Fatou Kinteh, United Nations Population Fund FGM/GBV coordinator, as minister for women affairs."The general public is hereby informed that His Excellency,...

Barrow Slams his Critics as Idiots

By Lamin NjiePresident Adama Barrow has said that it is only an idiot who will kill a lion and offer it to vultures.The President stated this while...

April 10 and 11 Massacre and the year 2000 Report That Never Got Released

It has been eighteen years since Gambian students were massacred by the paramilitary. This incident is still fresh in the minds of many. Most people have forgotten...

Gambian UN diplomat expelled from Tanzania

Tanzania has expelled the head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the country, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.Awa Dabo, a Gambian national, is...

‘I THOUGH IT WAS A HOAX’: Faraba Inquiry Chairman Slams Barrow’s Proclamation

By Lamin NjieThe chairman of the Faraba Banta Inquiry has said that he thought the press release issued by the Office of President with regard to the...