GDC detainees granted bail, urged to report on Monday

Officials of the GDC who were detained at the Basse Police Station have been granted bail last night.Hon. Alhagie Sowe, National Assembly Member for Jimara, Julangel Ward...

Gambia’s Corrupt And Discredited Judiciary On The Spotlight Again As Our Legal Expert Explains...

For the next couple of weeks, the Fatu Network is running a series on Gambia's rotten judiciary where the state in a deliberate attempt to pervert the...

An Open Letter To President Adama Barrow

 Dear H.E. President Adama Barrow:I want to take this opportunity to congratulate you on your new position in the Gambia and was so proud of the outcome...

Gambian Students Association in Cyprus condemns Jammeh’s actions

PRESS RELEASE – DEC. 20th: Without any pressure or force after conceding defeat and congratulating the President elect, and also confirm that the Gambia election is...

Former National Assembly Member Charged

The former National Assembly Member (NAM) for Banjul Central, Abdoulie Saine was Monday, September 10, charged before Magistrate C. W Davies of the Banjul Magistrates Court.The former...

“Radio Gambia Should Have Nationwide Coverage” Dr Babagalleh Jallow

Dr Baba Jallow, Executive Secretary of the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparation Commission (TRRC) has said that the state owned radio which is one of the oldest should...

Secretary General Fadera To Face Commission Of Inquiry

The Secretary General, Head of Civil Service and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Dawda Fadera is expected to appear before the commission of inquiry set up to look...

CAN THE GAMBIA BECOME A SUPER-POWER?

 MY ANSWER IS A CATEGORICAL YES, IN 20 YEARS MAXIMUM. AND IN 10 YEARS, SHE SURELY ESCAPES POVERTY. AND HERE IS HOW JUST A FEW IDEAS JOTTED DOWN...

Court Vacation Delays NIA 9 Case

 The criminal trial involving the former Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) and eight other officers will not proceed until after the vacation of the...

Panic at Banjul terminal as Kanilai ferry couldn’t anchor 

Passengers ferrying from Barra to Banjul terminal were yesterday stricken with fear and panic after the 'Kanilai' ferry failed to anchor at Banjul terminal, spending several hours...

President elect Barrow OKs ECOWAS decision on Gambia’s political impasse

Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow has welcomed and approved the sub-regional bloc – The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) decision calling on outgoing President Yahya Jammeh...

Foreign Minister Tangara received newly appointed WFP Country Director

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, on August 9th, 2018 received the new World Food Programme (WFP) Representative and...

Major U.K Newspapers’ alleged blunder brings distress to a Gambian Family!!!

 Describing his feeling as “shock and stress” when he received a call from a friend in the UK telling him that they saw his wife on the...

Halifa Calls For Scrutiny Of National Assembly Committee Selection

 By Lamin Sanyang Honourable Halifa Sallah, National Assembly Member for Serrekunda has called on parliamentarians to properly scrutinize the committee selection of the National Assembly.Sallah's intervention came shortly...

The First Lady Bah-Barrow visits women entrepreneurs

 Fajara, 21 August 2017The First Lady, Madam Fatoumatta Bah-Barrow expressed interest to support and interact with Gambian women in their pursuit to enhance their livelihood. In pursuit...

Managing The Frustration….

 There is no doubt that there is a lot of anger and frustration among the youth of this country. What with the long reign of terror unleashed...

Former NIA Clinic Demolished Following The Solo Sandeng Murder Trial

The Clinic facility of the former 'notorious' National Intelligence Agency (NIA) has been demolished in the wake of Solo Sandeng's murder trial, a political activist who was...

‘Energy sector disappointing but bright future ahead’

The Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs has said that the performance of the energy sector has been disappointing, adding that with the generation capacity below the...

Land reforms can prevent conflict between farmers and pastoralist in West Africa

By Essa BahLand reforms are an important element in the process of sustainable development. It allows policy makers to directly observe how land is utilised to determine...

Towards an Understanding of Diplomacy

 In the midst of heightened tensions as diplomats assemble to negotiate the Iranian nuclear deal, the world stood breathless watching the clock tick towards midnight deadline with no...