Deputy Prime Minister of Ethiopia Pays a two-day State Visit to Sierra Leone

State House, Freetown, Saturday, 13 January 2019 – The Deputy Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Demeke Mekonnen Hassen, together with his entourage has met His Excellency President Julius...

GACH Security Sheds Light On Importation Of Guns, Says They Are Cooperating Fully with...

PRESS STATEMENT BY GACH SECURITY ON THE IMPORTATION OF GUNS INTO THE GAMBIA. Our attention has been drawn to reports doing media rounds of the interception by The...

Questions and more about the allegations of conflicts of interests in The Gambia’s TRRC

Dr. Omar JannehA studyasked some individuals if gifts/kickbacks could sway their attitudes and behaviours and those of their peers. While about 60% answered that gifts did not...

Official Launch of the 50 Million Women Speak Country Team, Sierra Leone

The Vice-President of ECOWAS, H.E. Mrs Finda KOROMA visits Sierra Leone for the Official Opening ceremony and Launch of the 50 Million Women’s Speak Platform Project. (50MAWS).. The...

President Julius Maada Bio Launches Textbooks, Teaching And Learning Materials Worth Le 221 Billion

President Julius Maada Bio Launches Textbooks, Teaching and Learning Materials worth Le 221 Billion to Support Free Quality Education in Sierra LeoneState House, Freetown, Wednesday 9 January...

Is the Presidency Consulting the AG?

By Simon SaballyThe principal mandate of the Attorney General and Minister of Justice Baa Tambadou is to provide legal advice to the president who is vested with...

How dare the TRRC blame GRTS?

GRTS Press ReleaseThe Truth, Reconciliation and Reparation Commission in response to the public outcry over contracting a for-profit media company QTV over the national broadcaster did proof,...

Should the New Constitution of The Gambia Allow Dual Citizens to Serve in High...

By Assan Jallow, a Gambian Citizen Residing in the United StatesSection 62, subsection (2) of the Constitution of The Republic of The Gambia (1997; Reprinted 2002) states...

The PPP 2018 Congress: when will the dust settle on the once dominant party...

Dr. Omar Janneh After some 19 years of hiatus, the National Executive of the PPPconvened its first congress on December 28 to 30, 2018. On 30thDecember 2018, the...

Dr Tangara receives Chinese Foreign Minister

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr Mamadou Tangara on Saturday 5thJanuary 2019, received the State Councillor and Foreign Minister of the...

How And Why TRRC Contracted QTV

Over the past several days the TRRC has had to manage a lot of controversy surrounding the award of a contract to QTV. One of the rumors...

CHINESE STATE COUNCILLOR AND FOREIGN MINISTER H.E WANG YI VISITS GAMBIA SATURDAY

Media AdvisoryThe Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad of the Republic of The Gambia wishes to inform the public that His Excellency Mr Wang...

On the Appointment of International Debt Advisors for the Government of The Gambia. The...

By Dr Assan JallowThe center of gravity in our distress public debt seems to have shifted in favor of international advisors. The appointment of International Advisors by the...

On Breaking Barriers: Letter to my President (Part 1)

I Hail you thou Prince of Mankamang Kunda! Yes, I just called you Prince Mr. President, and please do not cringe at this appellation, for it is not a title you chose for yourself....

Don’t Break Our Hearts Mr. President

By Sheriff KoraLeading up to The Gambia’s 2016 general elections, the agreement between the coalition parties was that the flag bearer and elected president of the coalition...

José Mourinho sacked by Manchester United after defeat at Liverpool

Manchester United have sacked José Mourinho following Sunday’s defeat at Liverpool, ending a tenure that began in May 2016.A poor start to the Premier League season has...

Nigerian military calls for Amnesty International ban

Nigeria's army has called for the closure of Amnesty International's operations in the country. In a report on Monday, the human rights group said at least 3,641 people...

Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary: Kabila’s choice for DR Congo president

President Joseph Kabila's preferred successor, Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary, has a fearsome reputation in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The question is whether Mr Shadary can convert that into...

HISTORY IS MADE IN SIERRA LEONE, AS FIRST LADIES JOIN PROTEST

The Office Of The First Lady, in collaboration with The Ministry of Gender and social welfare staged a peaceful protest against sexual violence on Sat 15th Dec....

Donors Pledge $14.6 Billion Towards President Sall’s 2035 PSE Blue Print

The work of the Paris Consultative Group that took place in Paris on December 17th 2018 concluded with a sweeping win for Senegal, with donors pledging $14.6...