APRC Crimes: The Enforced Disappearance of Chief Ebrima Manneh

 By Madi Jobarteh  Soon after the Gambia hosted the AU Summit in July 2006 thugs from the NIA arrested Daily Observer reporter Chief Ebrima Manneh. Since then the...

Corruption or Dangerous Driving

 Dear Editor, Can we please take a moment to reflect on the tragic accidents that occur in the past months? #Brikama Nyambai forest: A truck collided with a...

All Jammeh-era crimes will be investigated — Mai Fatty

 People who are accused of committing crimes under President Yahya Jammeh will be held accountable, Interior minister Mai Ahmed Fatty assured the families of victims of the...

Family Members Of Man Who Dies In Police Custody Demand Postmortem Report

 Family members of Lamin Krubally, a man who was found dead in a police cell in Nema-Kunku Police Station are demanding for postmortem report to know the...

Minister Of Women Affairs Says Truth Is A Bitter Pill To Swallow

 The Minister of Women Affairs and Overseer of the Office of the Vice President, Madame Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajang has said that truth is a bitter pill that...

Free trade between Gambia, China

 Chinese products now have an unhindered access to the Gambian market with the free trade agreement signed by the governments in Banjul and Beijing.“I am proud to...

Mosque gunman alleges torture

 Barrister Sheriff K Jobe, counsel for Babucarr Njie yesterday addressed the lower court in Banjul after his client wrapped up his evidence in voire dire and...

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...

Mother narrates daughter’s death on ‘back-way’

  By Omar Bah, Standard Newspaper A 20-year-old girl, who left home in Bakoteh to visit her sister at London Corner and later surfaced in Niger on the ‘back-way’...

BARROW GOVERNMENT MUST PUT AN END TO THE GROWING RELIGIOUS INTOLERANCE

 The Gambia is a circular state, meaning the state is or purports to be officially NEUTRAL in matters of religion, supporting neither religion nor irreligion. A secular...

On Gambia’s Think Tank: hard-headed thinking needed to help everyday working Gambians

 In his widely-acclaimed book entitled “ Magic and Mayhem: The Delusions of American Foreign Policy, the redoubtable US scholar Derek Leebaert warned against public officials he described...

Ecowas adopt 8-year regional plan to end statelessness

 A regional action plan to end statelessness in West Africa was yesterday adopted by ministers from the region at a meeting organised by the regional body in...

Daily Observer MD Dodged Angry Staff

 Mr. Pa Modou Mbowe, the Managing Director of the Daily Observer Newspaper who was petitioned by his staff to resign together with his management Monday dodged from...

ZINEB, NOT IN DAKAR AMADOU, SAMUEL NOT ARRESTED

 Unimpeachable sources close to Senegalese intelligence and the Interpol office in Dakar have refuted statements on the social media that former first lady Zineb Jammeh was in...

Full Statement Delivered By Justice Minister Tambadou At His Press Briefing

 PRESS BRIEFING JULY 2017 Welcome to another press briefing of the Ministry of Justice following the last one in May. As usual, the primary purpose of our press...

PRESIDENTIAL AGE-LIMIT REMOVED

 Members of the National Assembly yesterday passed and amended Section 62 of the 1997 Constitution to revise the compulsory retirement age of a judge of a superior...

VOTE FOR MR. EL HADJI NDAO AND COALITION AND SAXAL LIGGEEY!

 There are a few people in our lives that we come across who are truly remarkable people, who are motivating to be around in their actions and...

European Union launches an Election Observation Mission to The Gambia

 Press Release Banjul, 20 March 2017The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) for the forthcoming parliamentary elections in The Gambia has started its deployment, following an invitation...

Cocktail Party Held In Honor Of Exiled Journalists

 By Lamin Sanyang The Government of The Gambia in collaboration with the Gambia Press Union Thursday evening, February 16, organized a cocktail party at The Gaya Art Gaye,...

President Barrow Addresses National Assembly

 Gambia’s President Adama Barrow has made a marathon statement on the policy document of his government to the National Assembly in Banjul.“Together, we have ushered the New...