‘Judiciary was virtually arm of the Executive during Jammeh’s gov’t – AG Tambadou

Abubakar Tambadou, the Attorney General and Minister of Justice has said during the former government, the judiciary was virtually an arm of the executive. He was responding to...

POLICE EXHUMED ‘BODIES’ OF LAMIN SANNEH & CO.

Bodies suspected of being those of former State Guard Commander Lamin Sanneh and other alleged attackers on State House on 30th December, 2014 were exhumed by police...

Police deny arresting Former MP Netty Baldeh

By Omar Wally The spokesperson for The Gambia Police Force, Inspector Foday Conta, has denied the arrest of former National Assembly Member for Tumana, Netty Baldeh. It was rumored...

Defense Counsel says first state witness should be accused of killing Solo Sandeng

Moses BJ Ritchards, Defence Counsel for Sheikh Omar Jeng, 3rd accused person in the ex-NIA 9 ongoing murder trial has said if anyone is to be accused...

“No Invasion Forces Coming To The Gambia”–Interior Minister Fatty

  The Minister of Interior, honorable Mai Ahmed Fatty has dismissed reports of former President Jammeh loyalists allegedly planning to invade The Gambia. The Interior Minister made these statements...

STATES ARE AMORAL. ALL OF THEM

  With the change of administration in The Gambia – there has been a plethora of conversations regarding the state and the demos, the state’s trajectory, power, competing...

Former NIA Director General & Others Slammed With Fresh Charges

The nine former national intelligence officers who are standing murder trial including Yankuba Badjie, former Director General, Louis Gomez, former Deputy Director General, Sheikh Omar Jeng alias...

French President Holland says Gambia’s President-elect Barrow should be sworn-in immediately

French President François Holland has called for the immediate installation of Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow considering the results of the election are indisputable. At a news...

If Gambians are tired of Jammeh, They are equally tired of the Opposition

  Now that the socialist democratic opposition, People’s Democratic Organization for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS) and the ruling Alliance for Patriotic Re-Orientation and Construction (APRC) have both selected...

Prison Sources Say “Solitary Confinement May Have Caused Louis Gomez’s Death”

Information reaching The Fatu Network has it that the former NIA Deputy Director General, Louis Gomez may have died as a result of the solitary confinement he...

FOCAC Summit: First Lady Barrow, Others Call for ”Urgent Response” to HIV/AIDS in Africa

Beijing, China, 4thSeptember 2018 On the margins of the forum on China-Africa Corporation, the First Lady of the Republic, Her Excellency participated in the joint initiative of...

A Classical case of forgiveness and Healing a Nation from the Past

  Alagi Yorro Jallow Forgiveness is one of the most beautiful acts that humans are capable of. In South Africa, just after apartheid had been dismantled and Nelson Mandela...

The Palaver on Adama’s Second Term Bid:

Alagi Yorro Jallow After many months of waiting for the other shoe to drop, Gambians finally heard President Barrow announce his readiness to fight for re-election. Silent majority...

‘My arrest is a wakeup call for Gambians’

A lecturer at the University of The Gambia, who was Wednesday evening questioned and detained by the police, has said that his experience is a wakeup call...

IEC chief urges journalists to report fairly during parliamentary elections campaign

  By Alhagie Jobe   The chief of the Gambia's electoral body - the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has urged journalists to report fairly on all candidates during elections campaign...

US Visa Ban On Gambia Gov’t Officials Still Stands

  By Lamin Sanyang   The US Government has still maintained its travel ban on senior Gov't officials after the country has democratically elected a new administration. The travel ban was...

The SM Dibba – The Jawara Letters

  Fellow Gambians – It took large portions of the night twisting and turning caught up in deep reflection reminiscing on the meaning contained in the below correspondence,...

IF JAMMEH CAN ORDER MURDER AND RAPE, WHY IS HIS FAMILY SAFE?

The best among you are not those who do not miss their five daily prayers or frequent churches every week BUT watch innocent, defenseless people get oppressed...

Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed

By Alagi Yorro Jallow These are not normal times. These are extraordinary times. And extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures. The vitality of democracy is civic participation. And...

MY TAKE ON DR. CEESAY VERSUS SENIOR MANAGEMENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF THE GAMBIA

  Bubacarr Drammeh UTG Alumni   The university of The Gambia is created by an Act of parliament (see Cap 49:03 Vol 7 Revised Laws of The Gambia 2009). Section 3...