UTG Ordered To Pay Entitlements, Damages Caused To Former Finance Director

by Alieu CeesayA court in Kanifing has on Monday, October 2 upheld it’s ruling and ordered the University of The Gambia (UTG) to pay entitlements and...

OUSMAN SONKO: YOU MUST GIVE BACK

 My Dear Ex-Minister and Brother, First of all, I would like to sincerely commend you for your decision to desert the government of President Jammeh and to also...

Foreign Minister Tangara meets Moroccan Foreign Minister

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, recently met the Moroccan Foreign Affairs Minister, His Excellency Nasser Bourita, in his...

“Whistleblowers Should Be Encouraged And Protected” Signia

 I also believe that whistleblowers should be encouraged and protected, not arrested and detained; and certainly not under any law like the colonial-era Official Secrets Act. I...

IFJ raises concern about safety of journalist in Gambia ahead of election

By Alhagie Jobe The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) have expressed concerns about the threats, arrests and detention faced by journalists in The Gambia ahead of the general...

Gambia’s security forces must put human rights above loyalty to Yahya Jammeh

The army has backed Yahya Jammeh, but now they must support a democratic transition.Gambia’s political crisis has entered a dangerous phase. After publicly conceding defeat in the...

Press Release: Proposals for Opposition Convention Submitted to GOFER by Dr. Isatou Touray as...

 Introduction Dr. Isatou Touray welcomes and is highly committed to the process for the building up of the opposition coalition for the purpose of ending 22 years of...

GOOD MORNING PRESIDENT BARROW

  By Sulayman Jeng, Birmingham Here is the beginning of another week Your Excellency. Its aura of expectant bliss is peppered by the heartening speeches delivered by your visiting...

FOREIGN MINISTER TANGARA MEETS KAZAKHSTAN FOREIGN MINISTER

Press releaseThe Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad of the Republic of The Gambia, Dr Mamadou Tangara Wednesday 19thSeptember 2018, paid an official...

Gambia’s Tax Cuts Fail To Impact Market Prices

The skyrocketing prices of basic commodities is still a major concern amongst most Gambians even though the government has decided to cut taxes on imported goods such...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

 Criminals Let Loose....About ten days ago, I read in the newspapers that a man had been arrested, accused of raping an-eight-year-old girl. I was gobsmacked. What type...

President Barrow launches the National Security Council

 Fajara, 21 August 2017President Adama Barrow today launched a 7 member National Security Council (NSC) at a ceremony held at his office.President Barrow urged the Council members...

Celebrating a septuagenarian

Alagi Yorro JallowSidia Jatta: Happy birth day to you, today, we salute you at 70 years. Che Guevara teaches us: 'for the revolution, passion and audacity are...

APRC Semantics: Is Yaya Jammeh wining the information war inside the Gambia

 At the outset of his presidency, Yaya Jammeh enjoyed a brief flurry of enthusiasm among Gambians but it suddenly began to decline precipitously when the citizens learned...

The Chichidodo Bird: Machiavellian Deadly Political Animal:

Alagi Yorro JallowChichidodo is a bird found in some parts of Ghana, the unique thing with this bird is that it hates human excrement with all its...

PILGRIMS OF PAIN (GAMBIA! NO PROBLEM )

 _(inspired by a dinner with the Gambian delegation who came to study the post war transitional Justice system in Sierra Leone)__“In what tense do we_ _conjugate healing...

Halifa: To us 17 Oct. is Coalition 2016 anniversary

The secretary general of PDOIS has said that his party recognises 17 October as the anniversary of the Coalition 2016 and not December 2 as was celebrated...

Chaos at KMC; people protest over uncollected waste, dump rubbish at Mayor’s office in...

Tension is escalating at Kanifing Municipal Council grounds as hundreds of residents saturday, July 8 angrily mobilized and carried rubbish and dumped it in front of the...

Coughing Yahya Jammeh at Brikama meeting says ‘I am not sick’

Yahya Jammeh has said he is ‘not sick’ but very fine following an embarrassing coughing attack during his campaign meetings him recently.Mr Jammeh made the remarks on...

Yankuba Colley says Yaya Jammeh Deserves SOME Respect!

  Indeed one cannot find a nonentity as Yankuba Colley, who together with Yaya Jammeh constitute the scum of the Gambian Nation. These are individuals who have no...