Coronavirus: Ports scales down work of non-essential staff …authority also sets down new rule...

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By Lamin Njie and Sarjo BritoAll vessels calling at the port in Banjul are now required to be quarantined by Gambia Ports Authority health officials before being...

Coronavirus: Army comes up with 48-second video explaining what one could do to prevent...

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The Gambia Armed Forces has made a new video featuring its officers on how one could avoid catching coronavirus.The video is part of efforts aimed at raising...

‘We’re very disappointed’: Transport union chief says drivers can’t run at loss as government...

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By Lamin NjieThe head of the Gambia Transport Union on Wednesday expressed disappointment over the reduction by the Gambia government of the price of a litre of...

‘It’s a false allegation, I never refused’: Momodou Bojang says UDP never delivered letter...

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By Lamin NjieCouncillor of Sanyang ward Momodou Bojang has pushed back at claims he refused to receive his sacking letter.United Democratic Party announced on Tuesday it has...

The Final Draft Constitution: My Vote is YES in the Referendum!

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Let me first of all express my heartfelt congratulations to the CRC for producing a robust, positive and forward looking final draft constitution within the timeframe provided...

‘I’m one of those who spent the night here’: Barrow’s coronavirus decree on cars...

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By Fatou CamaraSome travellers across the country are having their trips heavily delayed due to transport shortages.President Adama Barrow on Friday announced that all commercial vehicles would...

Coronavirus coming after journalists too: CNN reporter Chris Cuomo has coronavirus

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By AFPCNN anchor Chris Cuomo, whose brother Andrew is the high-profile governor of New York state, said Tuesday that he has contracted coronavirus -- and will keep...

‘You’re fired, all the same’! UDP says Momodou Bojang REFUSED to receive his sacking...

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By Lamin NjieUnited Democratic Party has said a councillor of Brikama Area Council who was sacked alongside the chairman of the council has refused to receive his...

National Assembly resumes with Justice Minister set to bid for extension of state of...

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The National Assembly will resume sittings on Thursday two weeks after suspending business over coronavirus."This Office of the Clerk wishes to inform the general public that following...

UDP sacks Sheriffo Sonko – as party also dismisses two straying councillors

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By Lamin NjieUnited Democratic Party has sacked the chairman of Brikama Area Council Sheriffo Sonko as member of the party.Mr Sonko was sacked on 27 March alongside...

CRC spent 116 million dalasis in its nearly two years work

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By Lamin NjieThe Constitutional Review Commission spent over 116 million dalasis during a new constitution cobbling exercise that lasted nearly two years, the chairman of the commission...

Sabally donates sanitary gear and accessories in support of the disabled

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Former Presidential Affairs Minister and President of the Sabally Leadership Academy (SLA), Momodou Sabally, has donated hand-washing buckets and detergents to the Gambia Association of the Deaf...

Mayor Bensouda has his coronavirus fears banished as he tests negative for killer disease

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By Lamin NjieMayor of Kanifing Municipality Talib Ahmed Bensouda has tested negative for the novel coronavirus.The mayor revealed on Monday he on Sunday felt 'some symptoms' described...

GRA delays tax filing and payment deadline by two months

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Gambia Revenue Authority has announced it has pushed filing and payment of personal income taxes to 31 March.The move is a result of the coronavirus crisis.The authority...

Gambia’s battle against deadly coronavirus records huge boost as Chinese billionaire gives country thousands...

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By Adama MakasubaThe Gambia has received thousands of test kits, protective gear including face masks, clothes, and safety goggles from two Chinese foundations of Ma and Alibaba...

New constitution chief reveals his commission came under attack after it failed to use...

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By Lamin NjieThe chairman of the Constitutional Review Commission Justice Cherno Sulayman Jallow has said his commission wasn't spared after it failed to use the word 'secular'...

Justice Minister Ba Tambadou warns not everyone will be ‘satisfied’ with everything in new...

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By Lamin NjieJustice Minister Abubacarr Tambadou has warned not everyone 'can or will' be satisfied with everything in the new draft constitution.Mr Tambadou gave the warning today...

Palm Beach staff get all bragging rights as hotel’s management back-pedals on salary cut...

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By Adama MakasubaThe management of Palm Beach Hotel has abandoned its plan to slash the pay of its employees.The management caved as angry staff staged a protest...

200 people on verge of going jobless as Banjul breweries plans to shut down

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By Adama MakasubaAt least 200 staff of Banjul breweries are on the brink of being jobless as the company is perfecting plans shut down.The company’s decision comes...

Kairaba Shopping Centre owner in hot water as police charge him over price gouging

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By Lamin NjieThe owner of Kairaba Shoppping Centre arrested on allegations of price gouging has been charged.Undercover officers busted the Lebanese national for price gouging on Sunday....