Obituary: Fatu Camara’s Dad Passed Away Last Night

OBITUARY ANNOUNCEMENT:The Camara, Darboe, Singhateh and Mbai families regret to announce the death of Alhagi Momodou Lamin Camara, known as Daddy Camara or ML Camara. The...

Gambia: Three Journalists Arrested as Campaign Begins

 By Human Rights Watch (Nairobi) – Gambian authorities arbitrarily detained three journalists just days before the November 16 start of the two-week presidential election campaign, Human Rights Watch...

In letter to Governor Richardson, Gambia’s UN diplomat says he is acting on behalf...

by Alhagie Jobe Samsudeen Sarr, Gambia’s deputy permanent representative to the United Nations has finally confirmed that he is indeed acting in the name of the Gambia’s Mission...

President Koroma: My visit will strengthen Ties Between Banjul And Freetown

By Omar WallyThe president of Sierra Leone Ernest Bai Koroma, has Thursday, November 30 arrived in The Gambia for a two day visit. President Koroma is the...

Former NIA 9 application challenging Deputy DPP competence dismissed

Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara, presiding judge in the murder case involving the former National Intelligence Agency (NIA) officers, Tuesday dismissed their application challenging the competence of the Deputy...

Debate continues – tax avoidance & tax evasion

 Mr Jallow, you have raised very interesting points in your reply to my rejoinder. It appears to me that we have both agreed on the point that tax...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

 We Are Not Sheep....Mr President, I cannot help but applaud your government through your minister of Foreign Affairs, Lawyer Ousainou Darboe for the Gambia's stance on the...

Baba not Jammeh owns Observer – documents

 Observer Company, the publisher of one of the country’s leading newspapers, Daily Observer, has been confronting problems galore since the beginning of the second quarter of this...

EU chief election observer to Gambia arrives ahead of Parliamentary elections

The European Union Election Observation Mission chief to The Gambia arrived in the country on Monday, March 20th, ahead of the upcoming Parliamentary elections slated for April...

Jammeh killed more Jolas than any other tribe – Imam Baba Leigh 

Imam Baba Leigh, the Imam of Kanifing East Central Mosque has insisted that exiled former President Yahya Jammeh killed more Jolas than any other tribe during his...

Public Officers Should Declare Their Assets Publicly

 Alagi Yorro Jallow President Adama Barrow and his government must be ready to push the boundaries of transparency and accountability, even and especially with ourselves. We must be...

Former Lawmaker Endorses Dr. Isatou Touray For President

Former nominated national assembly member Ramzia Diab, states her reasons for endorsing Independent Presidential Candidate, Dr. Isatou Touray. MY REASONS FOR ENDORSING HER. To be more precise I am...

Writer Urges Barrow Administration To Close Down Bakoteh Dumpsite

 Dear Editor, Please help extend this message to President Adama Barrow and his government;  The residents of Bakoteh and it's surrounding are suffering too much from the Bakoteh DUMP...

Getting Gambia’s education system under stress back on track

 Governing a country requires more than a slogan and so does educating our children requires more than rhetoric of free education. The education department and the regime...

In Support of the GTU Sit-down Strike

With the announcement of the Gambia Teachers Union that if the Government of The Gambia does not fulfil its promise of meeting the demands of teachers which...

‘Sukutarians’ Want Health Center Upgraded To Major

By AdamaThe people of Sukuta have called on the government to help upgrade their health centre from minor to major.They made the request recently during a handing...

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,...

“We Will Have 24Hrs Electricity Within The Entire Country By End Of Year” MD...

Baba Fatajo, Managing Director of the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) said during a press conference on Thursday that the country’s embattled electricity problem would be...

President Barrow Village Association receives 200 bags of fertilizers, other items

 The home village association of Gambian leader President Adama Barrow called (Jimara Constituency Association for Development), in the Upper River Region at the weekend received a donation...

Time to Talk to Our Security Forces

 By Lamin GanoSince I wrote my first blog post on 26 Feb 2016, a lot of people have questioned my intent and reason for blogging on Gambian...