The Love Life of Former President Jawara. Part 1

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Many things have been said of former President Jawara. However, the fact that he was a hopeless romantic is known to few. He did not even attempt...

APRC militants urged to avoid using foul words during election period

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Majority leader and NAM for Serrekunda East has reminded his fellow APRC party members of respecting the electoral laws and avoid insulting or using any foul word...

Victims of ex-Gambian president’s ‘miracle’ herbal HIV cure want to put exiled dictator in...

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For a president who claimed to have supernatural powers, it was just another example of his benign magical touch. But when Gambia's witchcraft-practising dictator, Yahya Jammeh, declared to...

Scorpions Goalkeeper Modou Jobe Doubtful for Benin Clash

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  By Lamin Drammeh Scorpions goalkeeper Modou Jobe is a doubt for Benin clash after picking up a muscle injury in their 2-1 loss to Ghana on Wednesday. The impressive...

Gambia ‘working closely with neighbours’ to decipher security threat

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  The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) and other relevant authorities in The Gambia are working with the neighbouring countries about the purported threat of military invasion in The...

FOREIGN MINISTER TANGARA MEETS KAZAKHSTAN FOREIGN MINISTER

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Press release The 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...

Beware of Fair-weather Loyalists….

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  'Man is a selfish animal.' (Karl Max) This statement of Karl Max perfectly sums up our collective society's outlook of life, in the distant past, the recent...

United States Condemns The Gambia’s Response to Peaceful Protests

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The United States condemns the Government of The Gambia’s severe response to recent peaceful protests. We call for an immediate end to violence and urge all Gambians...

Dictator Jammeh at his gimmicks again as he withdraws security protection at The US...

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The Fatu Network has got information that The Gambia's deranged dictator, Yahya Jammeh has  withdrawn security protection to The US Embassy in Banjul. The news of the...

The Gambia National U-17 Team Lands In Senegal For Wafu Zone A Tourney

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The baby Scorpions have on Monday 3rd September 2018 landed in the Senegalese capital, Dakar for the WAFU Zone A U-17 Tournament which will commence on September 8,...

GDC urge government to start issuing ID cards

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  The Gambia Democratic Congress, GDC, in a statement sent to The Standard has called on the Gambia government to expeditiously start issuing ID cards. The party alleged that...

Interview With IEC Chairman On Level Of Preparedness Ahead Of Thursday’s Elections (Video)

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How prepared is IEC ahead of the most contested elections in new Gambia? In the video below, The Fatu Network’s Omar Wally had an exclusive interview with The...

Gambia complains against Senegal’s border closure to Ecowas

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Gambia has filed a complaint against Senegal to the regional bloc court over the closure of its land border month ago.     A leading Senegalese daily Le Quotidien on...

Presidential Spelling bee contest: Current Education curriculum not much bang for our children

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  By Habib Many people couldn’t stomach what they saw the other day from the Presidential tour. The recent videos from the president’s tour revealed a very serious issue...

UN Chief tells Gambian security forces to vacate electoral commission offices

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UN Chief Ban ki-moon has expressed total ‘dismay’ at the takeover of the Gambia’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) premises by the military and called on them to...

Scuffle in court between families of late Solo Sandeng & ex-NIA alleged killers

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A heavy confrontation occurred today at the High Court between the families of late Solo Sandeng and the sympathizers and families of detained Ex-NIA officers, who are...

Detained photographer Alhagie Manka released

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By Alhagie Jobe   Alhagie Manka, a freelance journalist, documentary producer and CEO of State of Mic Multimedia has been released from state custody on Wednesday after a week's...

Dr. Ismaila Ceesay to Spend the Night in Detention

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The only reason The Gambia Police arrested Dr. Ismaila Ceesay is because of this sentence in a report of his interview with the Voice Newspaper. “Top Political scientist...

Truth and Irreconcilables – Part II

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    Recent pronouncements from President Barrow and the Coalition leaders should be encouraging to people seeking justice and accountability for the April 10 and 11, 2000 Massacre. Although the new...

MY TAKE ON OUSAINOU MBENGA’S INSINCERE TANTRUM

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Comrade Ousainou Mbenga, I'd read your piece 'From Jammeh to Barrow: Opposite Poles of The Same Deception' and my deduction is that it isn't anywhere near a...