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State Burial for Former President Jawara scheduled for Thursday

By Makutu MannehState burial for the former President Dawda Jawara will take place on Thursday 29th August 2019, President Adama Barrow confirmed to Journalists.Dawda Jawara...

Gambian Sports Journalist Passes Away

By Sulayman BahSerrekunda, 14th August 2019 - Alagie Cham a respected sports journalist has departed earth after a brief illness.Cham, one of few journalists...

Gone but Not Forgotten –Bonu’s Transition to Gambia’s Best Local Coach

By Sulayman Bah Talk of a genius in the trade of football coaching. One of few to have taken a very sluggish Gambian football to...

Harriet Ndow, Educationist Passes Away At 93

By Ndey SoweRenowned educationist, Mrs. Harriet Ndow fondly called ‘Aunty Aru', the Proprietress of Ndow’s Comprehensive School died on the 18th June 2019 at...

Two Years On, Death of Haruna Jatta still unkown

By Mustapha JallowAbbas Jatta, brother of the late Haruna Jatta of Kanilai, has said that their family are yet to receive any information from...

Veteran Kora Player Dies

With MUHAMMED S. BAHWelcome to another Edition of Arts & Music, the Column that seeks to promote Arts, Music and Culture in the country....

Potential TRRC Witnesses Pass Away

By Momodou JarjuTwo potential witnesses of the Truth Commission (TRRC) have passed away and have since been buried. This sad news was announced at...

Who Are The Gambians Who Died In An Accident In Itlay?

QUESTION OF THE DAYMr Mbaye Ndiaye of Senegal brought the bodies of Alassana Darboe, Musa Touray and Alhaji Ceesay for burial as a sign...

Former Paramount Chief Demba Sanyang Dies

By Louise JobeFormer Paramount Chief and Chief of Kombo North District of the West Coast Region Alhagie Demba Sanyang, passed away at his home...

Former UN Secretary General Kofi ...

By MUHAMMED S. BAHOne of the world’s most influential diplomats and charismatic champion of peace, Kofi Annan, has died on Saturday morning August 18th...

70 Year Old Islamic Scholar Passes Away

By: Morro ML MintehSeedia Ceesay, a 70 year old principal of Tallinding Islamic School passed away after a brief illness on Wednesday 15 August...

Africa has lost a giant: Professor Samir Amin

By Dr Ebrima SallOn Sunday, 12 August 2018, shortly after 4pm (local) Professor Samir Amin passed away in a hospital in Paris, where he...

The Story Of Senemie Taylor PART TWO

By: Oko DrammehIn the last edition of The Legends, we started focusing on Senemie, a living legend, a poet, composer, a music arranger, a...

Kunon Jarjutay, The Musical Genius

Francis Taylor was known to many as Senemie. He was a Gambian musician, a living legend, founding member of the Super Eagles band and...

Ex-President’s Mother died in Exile

By MUHAMMED S. BAH and MUSTAPHA JALLOWInformation has reached this medium that Ex-President’s Mother Aja Assombi Bojang passed away in Equatorial Guinea after a...

Gambia Music Legendary laid to Rest

By MUHAMMED S. BAHThe late Gambian Music legendary Sename Taylor fondly called ‘Kunon Diedhioute’ was finally laid to rest on Friday 27 July 2018...

Ex-GFA SG Kebba Yerro Manneh Passes Away

By Sulayman BahVeteran social commentator and erstwhile Gambia Football Association Secretary General Kebba Yerro Manneh has passed away.Born in Kesser Kunda, Manneh whose sobriquet...

Slain Protestors Finally Laid To Rest

By MUHAMMED S. BAHThe corpses of the three Faraba Banta protestors who were killed last Monday, June 18th 2018, have been finally laid to...

Former Banjul Mayor Passes Away

By MUHAMMED S. BAHThe former Mayor of Banjul Abdoulie Bah, fondly called ‘Lie Bah’, has died during the early hours of Saturday morning, June...

Haruna Jatta’s Widow Faults The State May sue if Investigation Fails

By Mustapha JallowThe widow of late Haruna Jatta, 40-year-old Rohey Jatta, in grief and sadness, expressed dissatisfaction with the way and manner the government...