Liberia: Armed Robbers Attack Worshippers, Leaving Dozens Killed In A Stampede

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Dozens of people have been killed in a stampede at a religious event in the suburbs of Liberia’s capital, according to officials. Local media reported on Thursday that...

Explosion In Ghana Town Kills 17, Destroys Hundreds Of Buildings

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Yesterday, Aljazeera reported that a vehicle carrying explosives used in mining collided with a motorcycle and blew up in a town in western Ghana, leaving at least...

Combating Road Traffic Accidents: Gambia’s Transport Ministry Gifts Police With Speed Radars and Breathalyzers

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The country’s Ministry of Transport, Works and Infrastructure has as part of its agenda to combat road traffic accidents provided The Gambia Police Force with road traffic...

Three ‘Marabouts’ In Court For Fraud And Obtaining Money By False Pretense

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Three Marabouts: Basiru Bah, Sulayman Bah and Alkali Sallah appeared in court today 20 January before Magistrate E. J. C. Colley of the Kanifing Magistrate Courts. Marabouts are...

Interim Cabinet: President Barrow Appoints Ex-Ministers As ‘Caretakers’

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A day after his second inauguration as President of The Gambia, president Adama Barrow has constituted a caretaker cabinet which will administer the affairs of the country...

New York Fire: Gambia’s Foreign Affairs Ministry Confirms Arrival Of Remains

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Gambia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has confirmed the arrival of the remains of Gambians who died in the New York fire incident on Sunday...

“My Government Targets To Construct 1,200 Kilometers Of Quality Roads” – President Barrow

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By Amara Thoronka President Adama Barrow has committed in his inaugural speech that his government is poised to construct 1,200 kilometers of roads across the country. “As promised our...

“I Will Be A President For All Gambians And Enhance Sustainable Development” – President...

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By Amara Thoronka  In his inaugural speech at the Independence Stadium, President Adama Barrow has pledged that he will be a President for all Gambians and will enhance...

Sierra Leone: President Sacks Attorney General

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By: Christian Conteh Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has sacked Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Anthony Yeihwoe Brewah and replace him with Mohamed Lamin Tarawalley, who until...

“Holiday On Wednesday January 19 Is Only For Schools In Region One” – Government...

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The Gambian government has in a press release, signed by government spokesman Ebrima G Sankareh, confirmed that due to heavy traffic in the country’s capital and the...

“Keep Off The Tintiba Shooting Range On Thursday January 20” – GAF Cautions

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The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) has in a press release cautioned residents of Tintiba, Burok, Kanfenda, Kanilai, Sanghajorr, Bwiam and their environs to keep off its shooting...

Alieu Darboe Dragged To Court Over ‘Visa Scam’

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One Alieu Darboe from Serekunda Londo Corner has been dragged to court by one Karamo Jawara at the kanifing Magistrate Courts before magistrate Tamara Chaw. The particulars of...

First In History: All-Female Squad To Officiate A Match At Afcon

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An all-women team are set to make history at the Africa Cup of Nations when they officiate in the Group B game between Zimbabwe and Guinea. Rwanda's Salima...

Steve Trawally Explains Reason For Leaving The National Team At Afcon 2021

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By Dawda Baldeh The Gambian forward Babacarr Steve Trawally has explained reasons for leaving the national team (Scorpions) at the ongoing African Cup of Nations in Cameroon. The player...

Gambia’s Bubacarr Trawally Leaves The Scorpions’ Squad For His Club

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By Dawda Baldeh Babucarr Steve Trawally has left the Scorpions training camp this morning and return to his club Ajman Sports in the United Arabs Emirate. Steve was among...

‘Blatant Abuse of Authority’- UDP Accuses Local Government Minister

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By: Christian Conteh Gambia's main opposition the United Democratic Party (UDP) has accused the Minister of Local Government and Lands of blatant abuse of authority. This is in...

Ethiopia On Edge of Humanitarian Disaster, UN Agency Says

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The World Food Program warns Ethiopia is on the edge of a humanitarian disaster as escalating fighting in the north is preventing the delivery of needed food...

Beijing 2022 Olympics: Tickets Won’t Be Sold to Public Due to COVID-19

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No public tickets will be sold to next month's Beijing Olympics due to COVID-19, the Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee said. Instead, groups of spectators will be invited to...

Black Diamond, Largest Ever Cut, Goes On Show in Dubai

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The world's largest known cut diamond went on public display for the first time Monday ahead of its sale, when it is expected to reach five million...

2021: 24 Journalists Killed, 293 Imprisoned Globally

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By: Christian Conteh The number of journalists worldwide who are behind bars reached a global high in 2021, according to a new report from the non-profit Committee to...