I don’t have anything personal...

I don’t have anything personal against Jammeh but …, says President-elect

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Monday, December 05, 2016
Gambia’s president-elect Adama Barrow has said he has no personal grievance against or bone to pick with anyone, not even outgoing President Yahya...
UN Special Rep calls on Gambia...

UN Special Rep calls on Gambians to eschew spirit of vengeance and witch-hunt

Picture: Dr Mohamed Ibn Chambas
Monday, December 05, 2016
Dr Mohamed Ibn Chambas, Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General for West Africa and the Sahel, on Saturday called on Gambians...
Macky Sall congratulates Presi...

Macky Sall congratulates President-elect Adama Barrow

Picture: President Macky Sall
Monday, December 05, 2016
Macky Sall, the president of the Republic of Senegal, in a phone conversation on Friday, congratulated President-elect Adama Barrow. According to...
Mamma Kandeh: GDC is here to s...

Mamma Kandeh: GDC is here to stay

Picture: Mamma Kandeh
Monday, December 05, 2016
The leader of Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), Mamma Kandeh, has said his party is in The Gambia to stay, adding that the party was registered not...
Jammeh congratulates President...

Jammeh congratulates President-elect Barrow

Picture: President Jammeh
Monday, December 05, 2016
Outgoing President Yahya Jammeh, in a televised telephone call heard on state TV, congratulated president-elect Adama Barrow for his victory. Both...
Court orders state to produce ...

Court orders state to produce Sabally’s former case file

Monday, December 05, 2016
Justice E.O. Dada of the High Court in Banjul has ordered the state prosecution unit to provide the court with the former case file of Momodou...
Gambians react to Barrow’s vic...

Gambians react to Barrow’s victory

Monday, December 05, 2016
Hundreds if not thousands of Gambians in Banjul and Kanifing Municipality Friday took to the streets to celebrate the election of Adama Barrow...
Who is Adama Barrow?

Who is Adama Barrow?

Monday, December 05, 2016
Adama Barrow was born on Friday 11 February 1965 at Mankama Kunda in the Jimara constituency in the Upper River Region, URR. His mother Haddy...
Gambians go to polls tomorrow

Gambians go to polls tomorrow

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
The 14-day official campaign period ended yesterday, and tomorrow, Thursday 1 December 2016, Gambians will go to polls to elect a president that will...
Sabally refuses to take plea

Sabally refuses to take plea

Picture: Momodou Sabally
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Momodou Sabally, the erstwhile Director General of The Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS), yesterday refused to take a plea before Justice...
Tomorrow polls: Avoid loiterin...

Tomorrow polls: Avoid loitering around polling stations, police warn

Picture: IGP Sonko
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
The Office of the Inspector General of Police wishes to advise the general public to proceed on their legal businesses upon casting their votes, and...
Former Justice Minister Jobart...

Former Justice Minister Jobarteh in court

Picture: Former Justice Lamin A.M.S. Jobarteh
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Lamin A.M.S. Jobarteh, former Attorney General and Minister of Justice, yesterday appeared before Justice E.O.Dada at the High Court in Banjul. ...
The Gambia, UNICEF launch Chil...

The Gambia, UNICEF launch Child Protection Strategy 2016-2020

Picture: UNICEF Country Rep
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
The Islamic Republic of The Gambia recently launched the National Child Protection Strategy 2016-2020, developed with technical and financial support...
BTS Foundation formed to promo...

BTS Foundation formed to promote high quality education, says founder Yahya Sillah

Picture: Yahya Sillah
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
The chairman and founder of Back to School Foundation (BTSF), Yahya Sillah, has disclosed that the rationale behind the formation of the foundation...
Gambians today live better and...

Gambians today live better and quality lives - says President Jammeh

Picture: President Yahya Jammeh
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
President Yahya Jammeh has stated that Gambians today live a better and quality life, thanks to his impeccable development road map with numerous...
Use your votes to make a chang...

Use your votes to make a change, says Barrow

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Coalition standard bearer Adama Barrow has called on Gambians across the country to use their votes to redeem themselves and The Gambia from...
GDC belongs to the whole count...

GDC belongs to the whole country, Mamma Kandeh tells supporters

Picture: Mamma Kandeh - GDC
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
The leader of the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), Mamma Kandeh, has told the people of Madina Kaiaf that “GDC does not belong to him, but to the...
IEC briefs election observers ...

IEC briefs election observers on December polls

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) yesterday welcomed and briefed local and international election observers in respect of the upcoming...
International Day for the Elim...

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Picture: Picture of the EU High Representative/Vice-President, Ms Federica Mogherini
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Message by European Union High Representative Vice-President, Federica Mogherini, on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of...

UDP 11 appeal case proceeds

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
The criminal appeal case involving 11 jailed supporters of the United Democratic Party (UDP) against the state proceeded yesterday, before The Gambia...

Trial of UDP 14 adjourned

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
The criminal trial involving 14 alleged supporters of the United Democratic Party (UDP) before Justice O. Ottaba at the Special Criminal Court was...

Defence challenges witness testimony in GNPC officials’ case

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
The defence counsel E. Sanneh, representing the 2nd accused, Momodou O.S. Badjie, yesterday challenged the evidence-in-chief of detective Sergeant...
Maintain peace and stability, ...

Maintain peace and stability, says Jammeh

Picture: President Yahya Jammeh
Monday, November 28, 2016
President Jammeh addressing thousands of his supporters in Brikama has urged Gambians to maintain peace, stability, to be calm, exercise restraint...
Vote for Coalition for new and...

Vote for Coalition for new and better Gambia

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Monday, November 28, 2016
The coalition has declared to the people of the Jarras and Kiangs and to the Gambian nation that this year December 1, they “will unseat the...
Peace brings development, says...

Peace brings development, says Mamma Kandeh

Picture: Mamma Kandeh –GDC
Monday, November 28, 2016
The leader of the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), Mamma Kandeh, has told the people of Fatoto and Kulari that it is peace that prepares the ground...
PIU officer cross-examined in ...

PIU officer cross-examined in UDP 14 trial

Picture: High Court
Monday, November 28, 2016
Lamin Cham, a PIU officer and the 4th prosecution witness in the ongoing criminal trial involving the state against 14 UDP supporters, continued his...
Ebrima Jawara testifies in Agr...

Ebrima Jawara testifies in Agric 3 trial

Picture: Ebrima Jawara
Monday, November 28, 2016
Ebrima Jawara testified as the fifth prosecution witness in the ongoing criminal trial involving the state against three former Ministry of...
Gambia signs US$18M financing ...

Gambia signs US$18M financing agreement with Kuwait Fund

Picture: Finance Minister Abdou Kolley
Monday, November 28, 2016
On the sidelines of the “4th Africa-Arab Summit”, held in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) signed two...

FEATURE: December 1st calls for peace

Monday, November 28, 2016
The Gambia head to the polls on December 1st 2016 and if there is anything I have learned about elections is that sometimes even the most favorite...
Jammeh receives rousing welcom...

Jammeh receives rousing welcome to Banjul

Picture: President Jammeh
Friday, November 25, 2016
President Yahya Jammeh returned to the capital city Banjul on Wednesday with jubilant fans chanting and dancing. Thousands took the opportunity to...
Coalition holds mass rallies i...

Coalition holds mass rallies in Jarra, Kiang

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Friday, November 25, 2016
The independent flag-bearer of the coalition on Wednesday held mass meetings in Jarra and Kiang. Speaking in Jarra Barrow Kunda village, the...
Gambia’s diplomatic ties with ...

Gambia’s diplomatic ties with other countries very poor, says GDC leader

Picture: Mamma Kandeh - GDC
Friday, November 25, 2016
Mamma Kandeh, leader of The Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), has said the diplomatic ties between The Gambia and other countries have been very...
Kombo East MP Alasana Bojang p...

Kombo East MP Alasana Bojang passes away

Friday, November 25, 2016
The National Assembly Member for Kombo East constituency, Hon. Alasana Bojang, passed away on Wednesday at Brikama district hospital, after a long...

Former GRTS DG Momodou Sabally appears in court

Friday, November 25, 2016
Momodou Sabally, the erstwhile Director General of The Gambia Radio and Television services (GRTS), was yesterday arraigned before Justice E.O. Dada...
Sarjo Barrow not arrested

Sarjo Barrow not arrested

Picture: Sarjo Barrow
Friday, November 25, 2016
It was reported on Wednesday by the social media that veteran broadcaster Sarjo Barrow of GRTS and Star FM was arrested. When contacted by this...

Second prosecution witness cross-examined in GNPC trial

Friday, November 25, 2016
Detective Sgt 5241 Alhagie K. Manneh was yesterday cross-examined by defence counsel for both the 1st accused, Sira Wally Ndow-Njai, and the 2nd...
ADAMA BARROW address to the na...

ADAMA BARROW address to the nation

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Friday, November 25, 2016
My Fellow Gambians, I wish to convey to you on this historic day that my Candidature is a symbol of National Unity and I intend to work, hand in...
FAO boosts oyster harvesters w...

FAO boosts oyster harvesters with fishing materials

Friday, November 25, 2016
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) in collaboration with the Gambia government, under the FAO Tele-Food Programme, yesterday donated fishing...
Vote for Jammeh for more devel...

Vote for Jammeh for more development, says Bala Garba Jahumpa

Picture: Hon. Bala Garba Jahumpa
Thursday, November 24, 2016
APRC campaign manager Balla Garba Jahumpa, who is also the secretary general of the party, has called on Gambians to massively vote for President...
Coalition promises to improve ...

Coalition promises to improve Gambian currency, reduce prices of goods

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Thursday, November 24, 2016
The Coalition of parties has promised to improve the value of The Gambia’s currency, as well as reduce the price of goods and services in the...
If elected I am going to reduc...

If elected I am going to reduce taxes, says Mamma Kandeh

Picture: Mamma Kandeh –GDC
Thursday, November 24, 2016
The GDC leader Mamma Kandeh, who has been touring CRR and URR, said at his Gambisara meeting that if elected he would lower taxes on all businesses,...
Court to rule in former petrol...

Court to rule in former petroleum minister and 2 others bail application

Picture: Sira Wally Ndow-Njai
Thursday, November 24, 2016
The presiding judge, Justice O. Ottaba of the High Court in Banjul, yesterday adjourned action on the bail application filed by the former minister...
UN High Commissioner for Human...

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights expresses concern over detentions in The Gambia

Picture: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Rupert Colville
Thursday, November 24, 2016
We are concerned that two weeks after their detention, two Gambian journalists continue to be held incommunicado, with no access to family members or...
UNICEF observes 70th Anniversa...

UNICEF observes 70th Anniversary

Picture: UNICEF Resident Representative Mrs Sara Beysolow Nyanti
Thursday, November 24, 2016
UNICEF Gambia Office Friday 18th November 2016 observed its 70th anniversary at a partnership banquet and theatre evening held at the Kairaba Beach...
Absence of prosecution witness...

Absence of prosecution witness delays Tina Faal trial

Picture: Tina Faal
Thursday, November 24, 2016
The case involving Tina Faal could not proceed yesterday before Magistrate Kebba Baldeh at the Banjul Magistrates’ Court. When the case was...

Second prosecution witness testifies in GNPC 10 trial

Thursday, November 24, 2016
Detective Sgt 5241 Alhagie K. Manneh yesterday testified as the 2nd prosecution witness, in the ongoing trial involving the state against the former...
Jammeh to implement more proje...

Jammeh to implement more projects in West Coast Region

Picture: President Yahya Jammeh
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Speaking at a mass rally in Kalagi to thousands of cheering supporters welcoming him, and assuring him of their unwavering support, President Jammeh...
‘Gambia in need of a new leade...

‘Gambia in need of a new leader’

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Hon. Muhammed Magassy the National Assembly Member for Basse has said The Gambia is like a divorced woman who is looking for a new husband that can...
‘I want the seat from Presiden...

‘I want the seat from President Jammeh’, says GDC leader

Picture: Mamma Kandeh –GDC
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Mamma Kandeh, leader of Gambia Democratic Congress, has told a large crowd of people in Ngain Sanjal in the North Bank Region that he is fully...
Ebrima Jawara and Co ordered t...

Ebrima Jawara and Co ordered to appear in court

Ebrima Jawara
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Justice E.O. Dada of the High Court in Banjul yesterday ordered Ebrima Jawara and Sulayman Manneh to appear in court today, to testify as witnesses...
UDP 14 trial progresses

UDP 14 trial progresses

Picture: High Court
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
The criminal trial involving the state against 14 United Democratic Party supporters resumed on Monday, before Justice O. Ottaba of the High Court in...

WANEP trains 120 domestic election observers

Wednesday, November 23, 2016
The West African Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP) has conducted a two-day training course for about 120 domestic election observers, ahead of the...
Jammeh hails people of LRR for...

Jammeh hails people of LRR for unwavering support

Picture: President Yahya Jammeh
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
President Yahya Jammeh has hailed the people of Lower River Region for their unflinching support to his leadership and the APRC. He vowed to...
Mamma Kandeh promises to posit...

Mamma Kandeh promises to positively reconnect Gambia with Int’l Community

Picture: Mamma Kandeh – GDC
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Mamma Kandeh, leader of the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), who has been touring Ngain Sanjal, Kaur, Njau and Balangar, has said if elected...
‘Coalition is Noah’s Ark to sa...

‘Coalition is Noah’s Ark to save Gambians’, says Barrow

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Flag-bearer of the coalition of parties, Adama Barrow, has told the people of Panchang in Central River Region that the coalition is out to save...
Darboe and 19 others at court ...

Darboe and 19 others at court of appeal

Picture: Lawyer Ousainou Darboe
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
The criminal appeal case involving the jailed United Democratic Party leader, Lawyer Ousainou Darboe, and nineteen others versus the state resumed...

Gov’t officials plead ‘not guilty’ to amended charges

Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Twenty-four government officials, charged with neglect of official duties and abuse of office, yesterday pleaded ‘not guilty’ to the amended charges,...

Prosecution witness discharged in GNPC officials trial

Tuesday, November 22, 2016
The presiding judge, Justice O. Ottaba of the High Court in Banjul, yesterday discharged Bakary Darboe, a security officer and the first prosecution...
Jammeh: Judge between ‘empty p...

Jammeh: Judge between ‘empty promises’ and ‘documented development’

Picture: President Yahya Jammeh
Monday, November 21, 2016
The incumbent, President Yahya Jammeh, has urged the electorates to make “sound judgments between empty promises of the opposition and the gains...
Coalition to ‘restore democrac...

Coalition to ‘restore democracy’ in Gambia

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Monday, November 21, 2016
The leader of the opposition coalition has told his supports that, if elected, his government would restore Gambia’s fledgling democracy and good...
Kandeh: My gov’t would bring q...

Kandeh: My gov’t would bring quality education, not schools without teachers

Picture: Mamma Kandeh –GDC
Monday, November 21, 2016
Mamma Kandeh, leader of the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), has said if elected president in the 1st December polls, his government would bring...
Turkey to expand support in Ga...

Turkey to expand support in Gambia

Picture: TIKA Vice President Ali Maskan
Monday, November 21, 2016
Turkey’s Government through the Turkish International Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) has done a lot to support growth and development in...
STATEMENT BY THE HONOURABLE MI...

STATEMENT BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND ECONOMIC AFFAIRS ON THE CELEBRATION OF THE AFRICAN STATISTICS DAY, 18TH NOVEMBER 2016

Picture: ABDOU KOLLEY Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs
Monday, November 21, 2016
Fellow Gambians; Today is African Statistics Day; it is celebrated every year on the 18th of November. This event was initiated in 1990 by the...
Differentiate between progress...

Differentiate between progress and retrogression, Jammeh says

Friday, November 18, 2016
The incumbent president, Yahya Jammeh, has said Gambians should distinguish between progress and retrogression, saying “the unprecedented...
Barrow promises secured job fo...

Barrow promises secured job for civil servants

Picture: Coalition flagbearer Adama Barrow
Friday, November 18, 2016
The leader of the opposition coalition has promised to put a stop to the frequent firing of civil servants, and create a civil service where people...
Kandeh:  GDC comes to unify, s...

Kandeh: GDC comes to unify, salvage Gambia

Picture: Mamma Kandeh –GDC
Friday, November 18, 2016
Mamma Kandeh, standard bearer of the opposition Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), has said that the party has come to unify and salvage The Gambia,...
Photojournalist Manka released

Photojournalist Manka released

Friday, November 18, 2016
Family sources have informed this paper that Alhagie Manka, a freelance photographer who was detained on 10 November 2016 during the nomination day...

Transport union laments frustration caused by Ministry of Trade

Friday, November 18, 2016
The Gambia National Transport, Agriculture, Food and Industrial Workers Union has again voiced out its frustration over the way the Ministry of...

Court martial appeal case set for adoption of briefs

Friday, November 18, 2016
The appeal case involving five convicts, sentenced by the court martial on 30 March 2015 at the Fajara Barracks, was yesterday set for adoption of...
ECOWAS Commission calls for gr...

ECOWAS Commission calls for greater effort to overcome Aflatoxin

Picture: Ernest Aubee
Friday, November 18, 2016
The head of the Agriculture Division at the ECOWAS Commission, Ernest Aubee, has said more effort is needed to combat the challenges posed by...
Coalition campaign could not h...

Coalition campaign could not hold

Thursday, November 17, 2016
All the seven rallies of the opposition coalition scheduled for yesterday could not hold due to delay at ferry crossing in Banjul, coalition sources...

State asks for time to prosecute ‘rapist’

Thursday, November 17, 2016
State counsel Abdoulie Colley has urged the court to grant him a short adjournment, to enable him prepare for a criminal case involving the state...

Alleged human trafficking trial stalls

Thursday, November 17, 2016
The criminal trial involving the state against one Lamin Jaiteh failed to proceed yesterday, before Justice O. Ottaba of the High Court in Banjul. ...

GNPC Case: Lawyers challenged circumstances leading to dropping charges against Edi Mass Jobe

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Defence counsel in the criminal trial involving 10 GNPC officials accused of economic crimes, Tuesday challenged the circumstances leading to the...
Campaign starts today

Campaign starts today

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
The 14-day official campaign period approved by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) starts today, Wednesday. From today up to 29 November,...

President Jammeh condemns tribalism

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
The incumbent president, Yahya Jammeh, Monday held a meeting in Essau, Lower Nuimi District. He took to the meeting a message of violence-free...
‘Gambia a friend among friends...

‘Gambia a friend among friends’

Picture: PM Advisor Mehmet Akarca
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister of Turkey, Mehmet Akarca, has hailed The Gambia high among friends of Turkey, saying the land of peace in Africa...

Man allegedly stabbed to death in CRR

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Reliable sources reaching The Point newspaper have indicated that a middle-age man was stabbed to death in Fullabantang village, in the Central River...

Alleged murderers trial continues

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
The criminal trial involving the state against four accused persons charged with the offence of murder, conspiracy to commit felony and robbery...

UDP 14 trial progresses

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
The criminal trial involving 14 supporters of the United Democratic Party (UDP) yesterday progressed before Justice O. Ottaba of the Special Criminal...

‘Prosecutor’s application is premature’, says defence in Gov’t officials trial

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Defence counsel E. Sanneh yesterday told the Banjul Magistrates’ Court that the prosecutor’s application, for a bench warrant to be issued for the...

UDP supporters’ court case stalls

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
The criminal appeal case involving eleven (11) United Democratic Party supporters and the state could not proceed yesterday, before the Gambia Court...
FAO: Aflatoxin poses a signifi...

FAO: Aflatoxin poses a significant threat to food security, undermines poverty

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) country representative, Perpetua Katepa Kalala, has pointed out that Aflatoxin poses a significant threat...

Suspected rapist in court

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
One Demba Bah was Thursday, 10 November, arraigned before Justice O. Ottaba of the High Court in Banjul, charged with the offence of rape. The...

Agric officials’ trial progresses

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
The criminal trial involving the state and five ministry of Agriculture officials charged with 18 counts of neglect of official duty, conspiracy to...
Gambia delegates at Climate Ch...

Gambia delegates at Climate Change Conference in Morocco

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
The 22nd Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22), serving as the 12th meeting of Parities to the...
AmCham, Empretec brief journal...

AmCham, Empretec brief journalists on Global Entrepreneurship Week

Picture: Members of AmCham, Empretec & Startup Incubator Gambia
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
AmCham in collaboration with Empretec Gambia and the Startup Incubator Gambia yesterday briefed journalists on Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW). ...

Gold dust case resumes

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
The criminal case involving the state against seven accused persons resumed yesterday, before Justice E. Dada of the High Court in Banjul. The...
About 3 million people to be d...

About 3 million people to be deported from America

Picture: President-elect Donald Trump
Monday, November 14, 2016
I will build a border wall and deport millions of people who are in the U.S. illegally, President-elect Donald Trump says, promising to keep his...
Gambia, Sierra Leone relations...

Gambia, Sierra Leone relationship wax stronger

Monday, November 14, 2016
The relationship between The Gambia and Sierra Leone, dating back to colonial days, continues to grow from strength to strength, the Sierra Leonean...
Jammeh starts nationwide tour ...

Jammeh starts nationwide tour today

Picture: President Jammeh
Monday, November 14, 2016
The general public is hereby informed that President Yahya Jammeh will today start a countrywide tour. All those travelling with the president or...
FAO contributions to eradicate...

FAO contributions to eradicate food insecurity, poverty in Gambia extolled

Picture: L-R: FAOR, DPS Manjang (Photo credit: ©FAO/Amadou Bah
Monday, November 14, 2016
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) today signed three letters of Agreement (LoAs) amounting to GMD6,632,374.75 (six...
LRR benefits from civic voter ...

LRR benefits from civic voter education sensitisation

Monday, November 14, 2016
Lower River Region (LRR) was the latest to benefit from the National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) civic voter education sensitization programme...
President Jammeh nominated for...

President Jammeh nominated for Dec 1 poll

Picture:President Yahya Jammeh
Friday, November 11, 2016
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) yesterday endorsed the candidature of the incumbent, President Yahya Jammeh of the ruling APRC party, for...
UN envoy calls for transparent...

UN envoy calls for transparent election in Gambia

Friday, November 11, 2016
The special representative of the UN Secretary General for West Africa and the Sahel, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, has called for a transparent and peaceful...
IEC declares results of presid...

IEC declares results of presidential nomination

Pictures: IEC Chair Alieu Momar Njai
Friday, November 11, 2016
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has given notice that three presidential candidates have been deemed to be duly nominated to contest the...
E-marketing a major tool to pr...

E-marketing a major tool to promote destination, says GTboard’s Njie

Friday, November 11, 2016
Adama Njie, director of Marketing Gambia at Gambia Tourism Board, has said that e-marketing is a major tool for promoting destination Gambia. He...

Court martial appeal case resumes at court of appeal

Friday, November 11, 2016
The criminal appeal case involving six appellants and the state resumed yesterday before the Gambia Court of Appeal, presided over by Justice...

Prosecution recalls witness in GNPC 10 trial

Friday, November 11, 2016
The Director of Public Prosecutions, S.H.Barkum, yesterday recalled the first prosecution witness, Bakary Darboe, to tender documents in the ongoing...
President Jammeh takes nominat...

President Jammeh takes nomination turn at IEC today

Picture: President Jammeh
Thursday, November 10, 2016
The incumbent president, Yahya Jammeh, will today appear at the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) for nomination as a candidate in the 1st...
Sabally fired and arrested, Ma...

Sabally fired and arrested, Manga bounces back

Thursday, November 10, 2016
Lamin Manga has been re-appointed director general of the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRST), following the firing and subsequent arrest of...
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