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Potential TRRC Witnesses Pass Away

By Momodou Jarju Two 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 DAY Mr 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 Jobe Former 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. BAH One 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 Minteh Seedia 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 Sall On 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 Drammeh In 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 JALLOW Information 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. BAH The 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 Bah Veteran 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. BAH The 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. BAH The 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 Jallow The widow of late Haruna Jatta, 40-year-old Rohey Jatta, in grief and sadness, expressed dissatisfaction with the way and manner the government...

Gone But Not Forgotten

 (17TH SEPTEMBER 1951 – 3RD JUNE 2016) Two years, you’ve been gone but not forgotten Today and until the end of time you are not alone...

Prayers and thanksgiving to remember Haruna Jatta

By Mustapha Jallow Family members will on Sunday 3rd June conduct prayers and thanksgiving in remembrance of Haruna Jatta who died of bullet wounds on...

Former ADC To Former VP Shot Dead In US

By Kebba Jeffang Sheriff Jallow, who served as Aide-de-Camp (ADC), to former Vice President, Dr Isatou Njie Saidy, was shot dead in the United States...

Body Of Late Ebrima Singhateh Laid to Rest

By: Kebba AF Touray Ebrima Singhateh, a native of Wuli Foday Kunda whose untimely death came as a result of an alleged assault from his...

Serrekunda United Mourns Demise Of Headcoach

By Yankuba Jallow The Serrekunda United Football Club is mourning the demise of their head coach – Modou Njie who is said to have passed...

LAMIN MARONG’S DEMISE CLOCKS ONE YEAR

By Yankuba Jallow The family of the late Lamin Marong of the United Democratic Party (UDP), as well as party members and well-wishers, are commemorating...