‘He’s a good man’: Former lieutenant colonel Lamin Gano swears Saul Badjie is a...

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By Lamin Njie Sulayman Badjie is a good man who was trying very hard to be good by doing good, according to former army lieutenant colonel Lamin Gano. Sulayman...

Serrekunda youth attack sex workers that litter street nearby town’s park – report

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By Lamin Njie Sex workers found at night on the street nearby Serrekunda West park were attacked by some youth in the neighbourhood that perceived the new-found trade...

UN warns coronavirus could slow human development for the first time for 30 years

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Global human development – which can be measured as a combination of the world’s education, health and living standards – could decline this year for the first...

Breaking: President Barrow appoints Red Cross chief Alasan Senghore as country’s coronavirus response programme...

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President Adama Barrow has appointed Alasan Senghore as the national coordinator for the government's COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Programme. Senghore is the secretary general of Gambia Red Cross...

Christians frown at draft constitution as they insist it has plunged Gambia into greater...

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The draft constitution has plunged The Gambia into even greater chaos as regards religious tolerance and it is having the effect of polarising rather than unifying us...

The 2020 Draft Constitution—My take

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Introduction and Scope of my Review In March 2020, CRC submitted its final draft of the 2020 constitution to President Barrow. Politicians, legal scholars, students, and ordinary citizens...

Police issue strong warning against gatherings as Koriteh looms

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Police said late Thursday they will continue to firmly enforce all the provisions of the Emergency Powers Regulations in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus. President...

Draft constitution wins civil society backing amid claims document is plagiarised

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By Lamin Njie The country's civil society groups on Thursday urged all stakeholders to ensure the draft constitution is adopted to replace the 1997. In a significant boost for...

Former cabinet secretary Isatou Auber clinches top OACP job

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By Lamin Njie Former cabinet secretary Isatou Auber Faal has been appointed assistance secretary-general in charge of Finance, Administration, and Human Resources at the Organization of African, Caribbean...

You will get your money! Finance ministry asks frustrated COVID-19 food transporters to be...

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By Lamin Njie The ministry of finance on Thursday called for patience on the side of truckers transporting government COVID-19 rice and sugar. The truckers have been grumbling that...

Fafa Sanyang reveals coronavirus has caused collapse in demand for electricity

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By Mudiwa Ngum Petroleum and Energy Minister Fafa Sanyang has revealed major electricity consumers have been 'severely' affected by the coronavirus pandemic which has led to a significant...

‘We will not vote for him’: Sukuta’s Landing Jarju vows Sanimentering WILL NOT vote...

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A native of Sukuta Landing Jarju has told The Fatu Network the people of Sanimentering constituency will not vote for President Adama Barrow if he did not...

Farafenni commander sends troops to Jarra – as Senegalese troops enter Gambia

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By Lamin Njie Gambian troops have been activated after Senegalese troops illegally entered The Gambia through the Jarra border. Videos showing Senegalese troops clashing with Gambian civilians in the...

Reminiscing on Fanon and how I ounce became a Radical

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By Capt. Ebou Jallo 19 May 2020 Frantz Fanon was the radicalizing catalyst in my life during my teenage years in Banjul. This black revolutionary bequeathed a lasting legacy...

Members of public react as video shows troubled Gen Badjie knocking back at allegations

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By Lamin Njie Members of the public online have reacted after former commander of Republican National Guards Saul Badjie is seen in a video seeking forgiveness. In the video,...

PRESS RELEASE ON RECENT DEVELOPMENTS ON COVID-19: WHAT NEXT- A NATION IN CRISIS?

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We come back to express our very deep concern over the way and manner that a major national crisis continues to be handled without the seriousness of...

On the Realities of our Current Situation: Letter to my President (Part 10)

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Good evening Mr President, With utmost respect Sir, I salute you thou Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of the Republic of The Gambia. Surely your feet...

European Union donates equipment towards The Gambia’s fight against COVID-19

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Today, the European Union handed over 10,000 face masks, 500 protective suits and 100 face shields to the Ministry of Health. The donation is part of a...

Karpowership gives 5 ventilators worth about D6M to Gambia

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Karpowership energy company on Wednesday presented five ventilators worth about D6 million to the Government of The Gambia. Receiving the medical equipment at State House, Vice President Isatou...

European Union donates equipment to Gambia to aid in fight against COVID-19

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The European Union has handed over 10,000 face masks, 500 protective suits and 100 face shields to the Ministry of Health. The donation on Wednesday is part of...