President Barrow promises to u...

President Barrow promises to unite Gambians, bring more development

Monday, January 23, 2017
President Adama Barrow has promised to reunite the country and place it on a path to good governance and democracy. While addressing journalists...
Jammeh goes into exile in Equa...

Jammeh goes into exile in Equatorial Guinea

Picture: Jammeh waving to the crowd
Monday, January 23, 2017
Former president Yahya Jammeh Saturday evening left the country for Equatorial Guinea, with a stop over in Guinea, after he stepped down following...
‘There was no deal between Jam...

‘There was no deal between Jammeh and Barrow’

Picture: Mai Fatty
Monday, January 23, 2017
Mai Fatty, a leading member of the Coalition, has said there was no purported “terms and conditions of agreement” made with former President Yahya...
Army Chief pledges allegiance ...

Army Chief pledges allegiance to President Barrow

Monday, January 23, 2017
The Chief of Defence Staff General Ousman Badjie and his immediate assistants, at a press briefing held on Saturday at the Armed Forces Headquarters...
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Jammeh leaves with 50 people, top security aides

Monday, January 23, 2017
According to sources close to security services and at Yundum International Airport, as many as fifty (50) people accompanied former president Yahya...
Mourning at airport as Jammeh ...

Mourning at airport as Jammeh leaves Gambia on Guinean flight

Monday, January 23, 2017
As Yahya Jammeh, together with his wife and son, boarded the Guinean national aircraft for Equatorial Guinea via Conakry, the mood at the airport...
President Adama Barrow’s Inaug...

President Adama Barrow’s Inaugural Speech

Picture: President Adama Barrow
Monday, January 23, 2017
As President of the Republic of The Gambia Fellow Gambians and Friends of The Gambia, I am humbled to stand before you to address the whole...
Five other ministers resign

Five other ministers resign

Picture: L-R: Neneh MacDouall-Gaye, Benjamin Roberts & Abdou Jobe
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Jammeh declares state of emerg...

Jammeh declares state of emergency, civil liberties to be respected

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Concerned Gambians react to January 19

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Full text of the Declaration of State of Public Emergency in Gambia President Jammeh

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Office of President-elect rele...

Office of President-elect releases statement on ECOWAS Mediation Mission

Picture: President-elect Adama Barrow
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Gambia Christian Council issues Press Release

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Finance Minister resigns, Banj...

Finance Minister resigns, Banjul Mayor abandons post

Picture: Abdou Kolley and Mayor Abdoulie Bah
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
According to reliable sources, Abdou Kolley, the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, has resigned and is currently in Dakar, Senegal. He has...
APRC attempt to block Barrow’s...

APRC attempt to block Barrow’s inauguration fails

Picture: Chief Justice Fagbenle
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
The Chief Justice of The Gambia, Emmanuel Fagbenle, has recused himself from hearing the application filed by the APRC for an interlocutory...
President-elect Barrow’s son d...

President-elect Barrow’s son dies from dog bite

Picture: Habib Barrow
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Habib Barrow, 8-year-old son of President-elect Adama Barrow, reportedly passed away after being bitten by a dog on Sunday 15 January. He was...
Lawmakers commend ECOWAS peace...

Lawmakers commend ECOWAS peaceful mediation process

Picture: Speaker Abdoulie Bojang
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Gambian lawmakers on Monday convened an extraordinary session, and commended and expressed appreciation of the “good efforts” of the Authority of...
Chief Justice orders substitut...

Chief Justice orders substituted service on Barrow & Co via media

Picture: Chief Justice Fagbenle
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
The Chief Justice of The Gambia, Emmanuel Fagbenle, has ordered lawyer Edward A. Gomez, the counsel for the APRC, President Jammeh, Yankuba Colley,...

One of Gambia’s ‘finest scientists’ passes away

Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Dr Musa Sowe, dean of the Faculty of Education at the University of The Gambia, was laid to rest Sunday evening at his residence in Salagi along the...

Three family members sentenced

Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Magistrate Abeke of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court on 12 January 2017 sentenced three family members namely, Sheriff Keita, Lamin Keita and...
Ex-Ambassador Touray turns dow...

Ex-Ambassador Touray turns down offer

Picture: Kebba S. Touray
Monday, January 16, 2017
According to official sources, Kebba S. Touray, former ambassador of The Gambia to Morocco, has turned down an offer of appointment by outgoing...
Senegal accommodates Adama Bar...

Senegal accommodates Adama Barrow

Picture: President -elect Adama Barrow
Monday, January 16, 2017
Senegalese President Macky Sall agreed Saturday in Bamako to welcome Gambia’s newly-elected President, Adama Barrow, to stay in Dakar until his...
Barrow’s inauguration will tak...

Barrow’s inauguration will take place on 19 Jan, says Mai Fatty

Picture: Mai Ahmed Fatty, Coalition member
Monday, January 16, 2017
A leading member of the Coalition, Mai Ahmed Fatty, has said nothing would stop the inauguration of President-elect Adama Barrow on Thursday 19...
Gambia hosts Mboka conference

Gambia hosts Mboka conference

Monday, January 16, 2017
International and local researchers on Friday gathered in Banjul to attend a two-day international conference on research. Held at Manduar...
Political impasse: Dim prospec...

Political impasse: Dim prospects for diplomatic solution

Picture: Nigeria Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama
Monday, January 16, 2017
With barely four days to the inauguration, and with the failure of the last diplomatic efforts of the West African regional bloc to broker an...
Ecowas leaders due in Banjul t...

Ecowas leaders due in Banjul today

Friday, January 13, 2017
A delegation of ECOWAS leaders is due in The Gambia today, in respect of the initial planned visit on Wednesday 11 January. The decision was taken...
Adama Barrow reacts to Jammeh’...

Adama Barrow reacts to Jammeh’s statement

Picture: President-elect Adama Barrow
Friday, January 13, 2017
President-elect Adama Barrow has reacted to President Yahya Jammeh’s televised statement delivered on state-owned TV on January 10, 2017. Barrow...
Winner prepares for inaugurati...

Winner prepares for inauguration while loser prepares for court, says Halifa Sallah

Picture: Coalition spokesperson Halifa Sallah
Friday, January 13, 2017
The Coalition spokesperson, Halifa Sallah, has said the winner should prepare for inauguration, while the loser prepares for the court. He made...
APRC seeks court order to bloc...

APRC seeks court order to block Barrow’s inauguration

Picture: Lawyer Edward Gomez
Friday, January 13, 2017
The Alliance for Patriotic, Re-orientation and Construction (APRC) party has filed for an injunction at the Supreme Court of The Gambia yesterday...

GPU issues press release on closure of radio stations

Friday, January 13, 2017
The Gambia Press Union (GPU) is deeply concerned by the current climate of fear in the Gambian media, as the state continues to crackdown on...
Kairo Survivor Led Crisis Soci...

Kairo Survivor Led Crisis Society’s president urges Gambians to renew confidence in peace and stability

Picture: Society’s President Ebrima. M Jawneh
Friday, January 13, 2017
Ebrima M. Jawaneh, president of Kairo Survivor Led Crisis Society, has on behalf of his organization, entreated all Gambians and non-Gambians living...
Jammeh will not step down, say...

Jammeh will not step down, says Information Minister

Picture: New Info Minister Seedy Njie
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Seedy Njie, Minister of Information, in an interview with Radio Gambia yesterday, said “the president will not step down”. “He has not said he...
ECOWAS stands for peaceful med...

ECOWAS stands for peaceful mediation, says Halifa Sallah

Picture: Coalition spokesperson Halifa Sallah
Thursday, January 12, 2017
The Coalition spokesperson, Halifa Sallah, has said that ECOWAS stands for peaceful mediation and nothing else. He made this remark yesterday at a...
Jammeh sets ball rolling for p...

Jammeh sets ball rolling for peace mediation

Picture: President Jammeh
Thursday, January 12, 2017
President Yahya Jammeh has opened a new page for peace talks and internal dialogue among all parties and people in The Gambia. The President, in a...
George Nursery School launches...

George Nursery School launches breakfast programme

Thursday, January 12, 2017
PL George Nursery School in Bakau Newtown on Wednesday launched a breakfast programme for the school children. The programme is geared towards...
4H Norway concludes two-week e...

4H Norway concludes two-week exchange visit to project sites

Thursday, January 12, 2017
The officials of 4H Norway are currently in The Gambia for a two-week exchange visit to 4H Gambia youth clubs. The team visited the communities of...
Jammeh appoints new SG, remove...

Jammeh appoints new SG, removes Sports minister

Picture: Youth and Sports minister Alieu K. Jammeh removed
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
President Yahya Jammeh has appointed Mr Mousa Jallow as Secretary General and Head of the Civil Service and Minister of Presidential Affairs. He...
Supreme Court cannot determine...

Supreme Court cannot determine election petition until May

Picture: Chief Justice Emmanuel Fagbenle
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
The Chief Justice of The Gambia, Justice Emmanuel Fagbenle, has said that the Supreme Court of the Gambia cannot determine the election petitions...
Diverse groups continue to rec...

Diverse groups continue to recognise President-elect Barrow

Picture: Barrow, President in waiting
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Diverse groups of people yesterday called on President-elect Adama Barrow, at the Kairaba Beach Hotel. Speaking on the visit, Ebrima Jagne, the...
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STATEMENT FROM THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT-ELECT AS UPDATE ON THE CURRENT POLITICAL SITUATION

Picture: President-elect Barrow
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
The office of President Elect Barrow wishes to convey the assurance of its highest esteem to Ex–President John Dramani Mahama for demonstrating the...
APRC lawyer says inauguration ...

APRC lawyer says inauguration waits for petition outcome

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Halifa Sallah says that is not law or common sense The lawyer representing the ruling APRC party in the election petition filed at the Supreme Court...
APRC militants show solidarity...

APRC militants show solidarity with Jammeh

Picture: APRC supporters outside Supreme Court in Banjul
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Hundreds of APRC supporters, ranging from youths to old women and men, showed up at the Supreme Court premises in Banjul yesterday to show loyalty...
Seedy Njie is new Information ...

Seedy Njie is new Information Minister

Picture: Hon. Seedy K. Njie
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
President Yahya Jammeh has decided to relieve Sheriff Bojang, Minister of Information, “who has absconded”, of his cabinet appointment as from today...
Paradise FM closed

Paradise FM closed

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Paradise FM radio station has shut down transmission, after being closed following orders given to the station’s proprietor. Proprietor Harouna...

Supreme Court judges not yet here

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
The five Supreme Court judges, expected from Nigeria and one from Sierra Leone, have reportedly not yet arrived in the country. They were expected...
Momodou Sabally granted bail

Momodou Sabally granted bail

Picture: Momodou Sabally
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Momodou Sabally, former Director General of the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS), was yesterday granted bail of one million dalasis...
High Courts reopen

High Courts reopen

Picture: The High Courts
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Superior courts throughout the country reopened for business yesterday, 9 January 2017, after they proceeded on a three-week vacation. It would be...

Trial of Gov’t officials suffers setback

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
The case involving twenty-four government officials could not proceed on 5 January 2017, at the Banjul Magistrates’ Court. Magistrate Kebba...
12 Gambian Ambassadors Recalle...

12 Gambian Ambassadors Recalled

Picture: Amb Tangara, Amb Njie and Amb Axi Gai
Monday, January 09, 2017
Diplomatic sources have informed this paper that 12 Gambian ambassadors, who have recognised President-elect Adama Barrow, have been recalled and...
GDC will never challenge Dec 1...

GDC will never challenge Dec 1 election results, says Mamma Kandeh

Picture: Mamma Kandeh
Monday, January 09, 2017
Mamma Kandeh, leader of the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), has said the GDC would never challenge the December 1 Presidential election results. ...
W/Africa leaders to continue G...

W/Africa leaders to continue Gambia mediation - Liberia president

Picture: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Monday, January 09, 2017
West African leaders are still pursuing mediation to ensure a peaceful transfer of power in The Gambia, where President Yahya Jammeh refused to...
People continue to flee Banjul

People continue to flee Banjul

Monday, January 09, 2017
For the past two weeks, people are leaving the Kombos for the provinces and out of The Gambia by every modern means of transport available in the...
Dutch-Gambia business groups c...

Dutch-Gambia business groups call on President-elect Barrow

Picture: Dutch-Gambia Business Groups with President-elect Barrow
Monday, January 09, 2017
The Dutch-Gambia Business Link (DGBL) led by Marc Van Maldegem, General Manager of Kombo Beach Hotel, over the weekend, paid a courtesy call on...
SG Sulayman Samba relieved

SG Sulayman Samba relieved

Picture: Sulayman Samba
Friday, January 06, 2017
According to official sources, Sulayman Samba Secretary General and Head of the Civil Service, has been relieved of his duties by the President. ...

Six judges expected in Gambia at weekend for Supreme Court cases

Friday, January 06, 2017
Judicial sources have confirmed that five judges from Nigeria and one from Sierra Leone, who were appointed in September 2016, are expected in Banjul...
GTSC to launch new Int’l servi...

GTSC to launch new Int’l service

Picture: General Manager Habib Drammeh
Friday, January 06, 2017
The Gambia Transport Service Company (GTSC) has put in place a new International Express Service from Banjul to Koundara in Guinea Conakry. The...

Gov’t Denies Airport closure

Friday, January 06, 2017
It has come to the attention of the Government of the Gambia that a fake news concocted by a Gambian opposition news site in the United States...
Nigeria pledges to ensure Jamm...

Nigeria pledges to ensure Jammeh hands over peacefully

Picture: Nigerian President Buhari and Gambian President Jammeh
Friday, January 06, 2017
Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, says his country will do everything possible to help The Gambia have a peaceful resolution to...
APRC national mobiliser files ...

APRC national mobiliser files election petition against IEC, 3 others

Picture: Mayor Yankuba Colley
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Yankuba Colley, the national mobiliser of the ruling Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC) party, has filed an election...
Sene-Gambia-Guinea Bissau Wome...

Sene-Gambia-Guinea Bissau Women Forum calls on Jammeh to respect choice of the people

Picture: Senegal-Gambia-Guinea Bissau Women
Thursday, January 05, 2017
The Senegal-Gambia-Guinea Bissau Women’s Forum yesterday called on President Yahya Jammeh to respect the choice of the sovereign people of The...
President-elect Barrow raises ...

President-elect Barrow raises concern over media freedom

Thursday, January 05, 2017
President-elect Adama Barrow has expressed concern about the recent closure of two radio stations by state security agents, saying the suppression of...
Chief Justice Fagbenle stays p...

Chief Justice Fagbenle stays put

Picture: Justice Emmanuel Fagbenle
Thursday, January 05, 2017
The past couple of days have been rife with rumours and speculation that Justice Emmanuel O. Fagbenle, the Chief Justice of The Gambia, had left the...
Leaders must dialogue to solve...

Leaders must dialogue to solve political impasse, Prince Ebrahim

Picture: Prince Ebrahim Sanyang
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Prince Ebrahim Sanyang has called on all political leaders to engage in an urgent dialogue to resolve the current political impasse, so as to free...
Lawmakers call for peaceful re...

Lawmakers call for peaceful resolution of current political impasse

Picture: Speaker Abdoulie Bojang
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Members of the National Assembly have called for a peaceful settlement of the current political crisis in the country, and for allowing the rule of...
Tina Faal trial fails to proce...

Tina Faal trial fails to proceed

Picture: Tina Faal
Thursday, January 05, 2017
The trial involving Tina Faal could not proceed on 22 December 2016, before Magistrate Kebba Baldeh of the Banjul Magistrates’ Court, due to the...
IEC chairman out of Gambia

IEC chairman out of Gambia

Picture: IEC Chair Alieu Momar Njai
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Alieu Momar Njai, chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), is currently out of The Gambia, sources informed this paper. Mr Njie...
EFSTH receives medical items w...

EFSTH receives medical items worth nearly D900,000

Picture: The medical items being donated to the EFSTH
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
The Rotary Club of Fajara in partnership with the Rotary Club of Royden Revolve in the UK, last Friday donated medical items worth about £15,000...
Ahmaddiyya New Year Message to...

Ahmaddiyya New Year Message to the Nation

Picture: Amir Baba F. Trawally
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuhu NEW YEAR MESSAGE TO THE NATION: PEACE, JUSTICE, TOLERANCE, FORGIVENESS AND RECONCILIATION. Fellow...

Residents of Brikama and environs pray for peace

Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Some residents of Brikama and the satellite villages last Saturday December 31, 2016 observed prayer sessions, as many expressed concern and fear...

Gambia Association of Construction Consultants issues statement on result of 1st Dec 2016 presidential election OPEN LETTER TO OUT-GOING PRESIDENT, H. E. YAHYA A.J.J. JAMMEH BABILI MANSA

Wednesday, January 04, 2017
The Gambia and Gambians are renowned and respected all over the world for the three cardinal principles of peace, patience and tolerance, hence the...
Jammeh reiterates call for fre...

Jammeh reiterates call for fresh election, vows to defend Gambia

Picture: President Jammeh
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
President Yahya Jammeh has reiterated his call for a fresh election, while delivering his traditional New Year message to the nation on state TV on...
President-elect Barrow respond...

President-elect Barrow responds to Jammeh’s New Year message

Picture: Presdident-elect Barrow
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
The President-elect, Adama Barrow, has issued a statement responding to President Yahya Jammeh’s New Year Message on some “salient points” of note. ...
FJC SPEAKS ON THE POLITICAL IM...

FJC SPEAKS ON THE POLITICAL IMPASSE IN GAMBIA

Picture: Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay, a former Speaker of the National Assembly under the Government of President Yahya Jammeh, has asked President Jammeh to...

Three radio stations closed

Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Reliable sources have informed this paper that three radio stations in the country have been closed by state security agents. The three radio...
Turo Darboe gives nearly half ...

Turo Darboe gives nearly half a million dalasis to institutions, individuals

Tuesday, January 03, 2017
A Gambian philanthropist, Momodou Turo Darboe, who is also the Chief Executive Officer of Vision Development Foundation (VDF), last Thursday...
Grants to Gambia reduced by ov...

Grants to Gambia reduced by over 50%

Picture: Finance Minister Abdou Kolley
Friday, December 30, 2016
Moneys donated to The Gambia government by multinational organisations and foreign governments have reduced by more than half within one year, the...
Diverse religious leaders meet...

Diverse religious leaders meet President-elect Barrow

Picture: Religious leaders with President-elect Barrow
Friday, December 30, 2016
The diverse religious leaders Thursday paid a courtesy call on President-elect Adama Barrow, at the Kairaba Beach Hotel. Speaking on the visit,...
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Star GSM Company awards Point Newspaper

Picture: The Point Director Pap Saine and reporter Njie Baldeh holding their awards
Friday, December 30, 2016
Star GSM Communication Wednesday awarded the management and staff of The Point Newspaper with a certificate of appreciation, at its 5th year...
Barrow thanks Ebo Town, Says c...

Barrow thanks Ebo Town, Says change has come

Friday, December 30, 2016
President-elect Adama Barrow on Wednesday said true change has finally reached Gambian shores. The President-elect spoke while receiving the...
Foni Jarrol Coalition member c...

Foni Jarrol Coalition member clears the air

Picture: Foni Jarrol Coalition Supporter Sarjo Darboe
Friday, December 30, 2016
The Coalition Member for Foni Jarrol, Sarjo M. Darboe, on behalf of the rest of the Foni Jarrol delegation members who recently paid a courtesy call...
IEC re-opens, after ‘imminent ...

IEC re-opens, after ‘imminent security threat’

Picture: The IEC Head Office
Thursday, December 29, 2016
The reason for the sudden closure and takeover of the headquarters of the Independent Electoral Commission by the military was because of an...
Upper Niumi in solidarity with...

Upper Niumi in solidarity with President-elect Barrow

Picture: People of Upper Niumi with President-elect Barrow
Thursday, December 29, 2016
The people of Upper Niumi yesterday paid a courtesy call on President-elect Adama Barrow, at the Kairaba Beach Hotel. Speaking on the visit,...
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UTG Students’ Union president elected into All-Africa Students’ Union executive

Picture: UTGSU President Ansumana B. Bojang
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Ansumana B. Bojang, president of the student’s union of the University of The Gambia, has been elected into the executive committee of All-Africa...

Accused person’s uncle testifies in rape trial

Thursday, December 29, 2016
One Saikou Janneh, a marabout resident in Farato village in the Kombo North District of the West Coast Region, recently testified in the criminal...
Barrow sets up 7-member commit...

Barrow sets up 7-member committee to steer development strategy

Picture: President-elect Adama Barrow
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
President-elect Adama Barrow has set up a 7-member committee to carve the roadmap, in concert with the nation, for The Gambia’s development path. He...
‘Political impasse has affecte...

‘Political impasse has affected business’, says Mor Jobe

Picture: Alagie Mor Jobe
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Alagie Mor Mohamadan Jobe alias Mor, representative of Touba Darou Houdose and Gouiy mindi, Managing Director of MJ Finance and a prominent...
Police say  all convoys need p...

Police say all convoys need permit

Picture: IGP Yankuba Sonko
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
The Office of the Inspector General of Police has announced that anyone who wants to move in convoy should obtain a permit from the offices of the...

Magistrates’ Courts still sitting

Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Magistrates’ courts across the length and breadth of the country have been sitting, contrary to speculation that these courts have not been sitting...
Sabiji APRC ward mobilizer cal...

Sabiji APRC ward mobilizer calls on President Jammeh to consider Gambian children

Picture: APRC ward mobiliser Talibo Congira
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Talibo Congira, the APRC ward mobiliser for Latrikunda Sabiji, has said Gambians have acknowledged the massive development brought by President Yahya...
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ALFOB members show solidarity with President-elect Barrow

Picture: President-elect Barrow flanked by ALFOB members
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
The Association of License Forex Bureaus (ALFOB) yesterday paid a courtesy call on President-elect Adama Barrow, at the Kairaba Beach Hotel. In...
GHA ‘ready to work’ with Presi...

GHA ‘ready to work’ with President-elect Barrow

Picture: Gambia Hotel Association & President-elect Barrow
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
The Gambia Hotel Association (GHA) Tuesday paid a courtesy call on President-elect Adama Barrow, at the Kairaba Beach Hotel. Speaking on the...
Sabally case stalls

Sabally case stalls

Picture: Momodou Sabally
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
The criminal trial involving the state against Momodou Sabally, the former Director General of the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS), could...
Banjul Mayor assures President...

Banjul Mayor assures President-elect of his support and solidarity

Picture: President-elect Barrow and Banjul Mayor Abdoulie Bah
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
The Mayor of Banjul, Abdoulie Bah, at the weekend, paid a courtesy call on President-elect Adama Barrow and assured him of his support and...
Market vendors appeal to Jamme...

Market vendors appeal to Jammeh to step down

Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Women vendors around the Greater Banjul Area have appealed to President Yahya Jammeh to step down, as the political impasse is affecting lives and...
GRA creates more awareness on ...

GRA creates more awareness on taxation

Picture: GRA CG Yankuba Darboe
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA), in collaboration with the Gambia Technical Training Institute (GTTI), on Thursday organised a daylong seminar on...
ACP Group issues statement on ...

ACP Group issues statement on Political Situation in The Gambia

Tuesday, December 27, 2016
The African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States continues to monitor closely the unsettling political developments in The Gambia, following...
Justice Amina Saho-Ceesay is C...

Justice Amina Saho-Ceesay is Christmas vacation judge

Picture: Justice Amina Saho-Ceesay
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Justice Amina Saho- Ceesay of the High Court in Banjul has been appointed as the vacation judge for the 2016 Christmas holiday, judicial sources...
Magistrate Bojang cries foul, ...

Magistrate Bojang cries foul, As he claims D500,000 damages

Picture: Magistrate Hilary Abeke is presiding over the case
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Magistrate Bojang of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court recently filed a civil suit at the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court, against three defendants he...
Amadou Samba says ‘wisest acti...

Amadou Samba says ‘wisest action’ for Jammeh is to step down

Friday, December 23, 2016
A supporter and financial contributor to the ruling APRC party, Amadou Samba, has advised incumbent president Yahya Jammeh to step down and handover...
11 Gambian ambassadors endorse...

11 Gambian ambassadors endorse Barrow over Jammeh

Pictures: Ambs Teneng Mba Jaiteh, Dr Mamadou Tangara & Masanneh N. Kinteh
Friday, December 23, 2016
At least eleven Gambian ambassadors in different parts of the world have called on the incumbent president Yahya Jammeh to hand over power to the...
‘Tough’ financial reforms in 2...

‘Tough’ financial reforms in 2017

Picture: Finance Minister Abdou Kolley
Friday, December 23, 2016
The Gambia government is to undergo reforms in 2017 to restore economic stability by making sure government expenditure is not erratic and is as...
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