Justice Minister Welcomes Brother’s Withdrawal From NIA 9 Case

  Abubakar Tambadou, the Attorney General and Minister of Justice has welcomed the withdrawal of his brother Sheriff Tambadou from the prosecution team at a press briefing held...

First Lady Bio Creates Safe Space To Discuss/Report Sexual Offences In Sierra Leone

By Lusine Kallon (Deputy Minister of Youth Affairs) H. E Fatima Maada Bio, first lady of our Republic considers sexual violence a culture that every human being should...

I Salute Gambian Women!

  After the Eid-ul-Fitr feast, I wrote using this and other media to express the hope and potentials we have in our society. Our culture of being one...

The lasting scars of Gambia cannot be sugarcoated with some people’s silence

  Since the birth of our nation, Gambia was once held up as a beacon of hope that serves as second home for the most of the surrounding...

Old People Occupying Public Offices Will Undermine Agenda 2063 & The African Youth Charter!

Readers could recall that in July 2006, the Summit of Heads of State and Government adopted the African Youth Charter at their Summit in Banjul, The Gambia....

Removal of Mayor Yankuba Kolley as per the Local Government Act

  I wish to hereby submit to the Councilors of the Kanifing Municipal Council to act on Section 20 of the Local Government Act to start the process...

Tombong decries Jammeh-Habré comparison

  Interim opposition APRC leader, Fabakary Tombong Jatta has hit back at comments likening former Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh to Hissène Habré.   Victims including officials of the Centre for...

Minister of justice did not mislead the concept of protest: Let’s keep the conversation...

Bravo to the office of AG, IGP and GRTS for a wonderful civic engagement program called status of our law and security way forward. The program is...

Mama Kandeh and Adama Barrow: TELL US THE TRUTH!

  In a democracy, politicians do not necessarily say or do the rights things when there is no risk or benefit to what they say or do. In...

We cannot let our hopes die of old age nor swallow the unpleasant medicine...

  Gambians are determined to separate satire from reality come December 1st. The battle to reclaim Gambia’s political soul has just began from fatally flawed characters who have...

Where are muckraking journalists today?

By Alagi Yorro Jallow While our democracy may not yet be strong enough and our institutions will constrain whatever abuses of power President Adama Barrow’s administration might commit...

US Embassy Banjul Clears Some Misunderstandings Surrounding The Deportation Issue

Ambassador C. Patricia Alsup Op-Ed on Gambian Deportees from the United States   Over the past several days, I have read with concern some of the stories about Gambian...

Kanilai Awaits Autopsy Results on Haruna Jatta

  The people of Kanilai Monday, June 5 gathered at The Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul demanding the body of Haruna Jammeh for burial at...

“It is easier to criticize than take responsibility”, Barrow tells Sallah

The Gambian leader Adama Barrow has reacted to a comment by his coalition ally, Halifa Sallah, who reportedly told his London meeting that the country is yet...

Minister Tangara, as the Special Envoy of the President, meets with President Obiang

Minister Tangara, as the Special Envoy of the President, meets with President Obiang The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad of the Republic of The Gambia,...

President Barrow reveals Banjul-Barra Construction plan 2019, As He Unravels Vision For New Gambia

The President of the Republic Mr. Adama Barrow has told the people of Niumi that his government has developed specific projects that will deliver to the Gambian...

Giant super-rat found on London estate ‘came all the way from GAMBIA and is...

THE giant super-rat found on a London housing estate could have come here from GAMBIA and would have been highly intelligent.     Boffins from the University of Liverpool believe...

IEC Working on Introducing Ballot Papers

by Alieu Ceesay The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) of The Gambia is working on doing away with the long time marbles by introducing ballot papers, The Fatu Network...

No third term for any Gambian president

  President Adama Barrow has said that because of the challenges and hardship Gambians endured in the past 22 years of dictatorship under former president Jammeh, no Gambian...

President-elect Barrow says he will be inaugurated in late Jan 2017

by Alhagie Jobe   President-elect Adama Barrow has confirmed that his inauguration as the President of the Republic should take Place in the third week of January 2017.   Barrow made...