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Competing To Promote National Values

The values of tolerance of religious and ethnic diversity and peaceful coexistence of faiths and language groupings are worth promoting if peaceful coexistence of...

Competing To Promote National Values

The values of tolerance of religious and ethnic diversity...

Detained for 26 Months, State House Protocol...

By Yankuba JallowDetained for 26 months in Mile 2...

Will the Diaspora vote?

QUESTION OF THE DAYIt will be a monumental disgrace...

IEC Emphasizes Need for Reform of Electoral Laws Ahead...

The Chairperson of the National Independent Electoral Commission has...

Swiss reggae artist to release an international EP recorded...

By Makutu MannehElijah Solomon a Swiss reggae and dancehall...

Latest News

Has the Barrow Administration realised the futility of closing media houses?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe media is just an instrument through which voices are amplified....

Wuli West NAM Urges Colleagues Not to Be Taken For a...

By Momodou JarjuSidia Jatta, the Wuli West Lawmaker has called on his colleague Members...

Captain Danso: ‘We Came for the Trophy’

By Kebba AF TouraySorreba Danso captain for Murreh Kunda FC reveals his team has...

Saudi Fund Provides $12M to Upgrade Banjul Int. Airport

State House, Banjul, February 24, 2020 – President Adama Barrow on Satuday February 22nd...

WULI: Gunjur’s Gaffer Rues Missed Chances, Red Card

By Kebba AF TourayMuhammadou Saho head coach of Gunjur has rued his side’s profligacy...

GPU President welcomes Reopening of Radio Stations With Mixed Feelings

By Yankuba JallowSherriff Bojang Jnr, the President of the Gambia Press Union has told...

OPHA, IPYG Hold Seminar on Youth and Peace Building

By Nelson MannehOn Thursday February 20th 2020, the Organization for Peace and Humanitarian Assistance...

Minister Sheikh Omar Faye Visits Saudi Arabia

At the invitation of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al...

‘We Have to Win our Next Game to Avert Early Exit,’...

By Kebba AF TourayChungan Saho captain of Gunjur FC says his team has to...

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IEC Emphasizes Need for Reform of Electoral Laws Ahead of Elections

The Chairperson of the National Independent Electoral Commission has...

Swiss reggae artist to release an international EP recorded in Gambia

By Makutu MannehElijah Solomon a Swiss reggae and dancehall...

Turbo Charger For Karpower G1 Arrives In Gambia

By Kebba SeckaAccording to NAWEC's Facebook page, the Karpower...

Steps Outlined To Resolve The Amdalai/ Karang Border Crisis

A communiqué issued by the Ministry of Transport, Works...

What is the road to normal political contest in the Gambia?

The Coalition agreement aimed to eliminate the power of...
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After 54 Days out in the Cold, Gambia’s Lamin Jallow Plays for the First Time This Year

By Sulayman BahIt was a sigh of relief for Lamin Jallow yesterday after being frozen out of Salernitana’s line up by his coach for close to two months.The Gambian was shoved back to the...

Burning Issues

Will the Diaspora vote?

QUESTION OF THE DAYIt will be a monumental disgrace if the Constitution and electoral laws of a third Republic fail to accord more rights...

Steps Outlined To Resolve The Amdalai/ Karang Border Crisis

A communiqué issued by the Ministry of Transport, Works...

Has the Barrow Administration realised the futility of closing media houses?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe media is just an instrument...

GPU President welcomes Reopening of Radio Stations With Mixed Feelings

By Yankuba JallowSherriff Bojang Jnr, the President of the...

Fire ravages Basse Market

By Lamin FattyThe Monday evening fire incident in Basse...

What Type of agriculture should be dominant in the Gambia?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThere was a big debate in...

FSQA Management Sacks 7 Others

By Ndey SoweThe Management of Food Safety and Quality...

Basse Market Catches Fire

By Lamin Fatty reporting from BasseThe Basse Market in...

Mediation On Gambia/Senegal Borders Still Ongoing

By Mustpaha JallowMod K. Ceesay, the Permanent Secretary at...

What should be the best decision of a presider of a...

QUESTION OF THE DAYAdjudicating and oversight bodies are supposed...

Press Releases

Saudi Fund Provides $12M to Upgrade Banjul Int. Airport

State House, Banjul, February 24, 2020 – President Adama...

Minister Sheikh Omar Faye Visits Saudi Arabia

At the invitation of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed...

Legal Affairs

Detained for 26 Months, State House Protocol Officer Narrates His Ordeal

By Yankuba JallowDetained for 26 months in Mile 2 prisons without trial, Momodou Sowe does not still know why he was arrested and detained...

Ex-deputy minister challenges government to change Gambia’s prison system

By Yankuba JallowOusman Jammeh, an ex-deputy minister of agriculture...

Brikama Police Arrest, Detain Dozens of Youth

By Louise JobeDozens of youth are said to have...

Alagie Kanyi explains his relationship with Edward Singhatey, Yanks

By Yankuba JallowEx-Corporal Alagie Kanyi has on Monday told...

Court grants bail to 3 Years Jotna Leaders

By Nelson MannehThe Banjul High Court has on Monday,...

Magistrate Cham Remands Murder Suspect, Transfers Case to high court

By Louise Jobe & Hatab NyangPrincipal Magistrate Omar Cham...

Reinstated GPA Employee Alleges Torture by NIA

By Yankuba JallowLamin Jobe, an ex-employee of the Gambia...

Residents of Yarambamba demand answers from Sheriff Division

By Louise Jobe & Isatou KanyiResidents of Yarambamba Layout...

Gunjur Murder Suspect Arrested

By Hatab NyangBuba Drammeh commonly called Amanding, who is...

Home Digital FM/ King FM Radio still closed

By Louise JobeHome Digital FM in Brikama and King...

Human Rights

SIC President Testifies before TRRC

By Yankuba JallowMuhammed Lamin Touray, the President of the...

Imam Fatty Says Yahya Jammeh Gave Them Powers To Ban Preachers

By Yankuba JallowImam Abdoulie Fatty, renowned as Imam Fatty...

Sports

Foroyaa’s Sulayman Bah Ranked Second Best Colour Piece Writer in Africa

By Kebba TourayMultiple award-winning Gambian journalist Sulayman Bah was this week ranked as Africa’s second finest colour piece writer.The ranking is done by the...

Captain Danso: ‘We Came for the Trophy’

By Kebba AF TouraySorreba Danso captain for Murreh Kunda...

WULI: Gunjur’s Gaffer Rues Missed Chances, Red Card

By Kebba AF TourayMuhammadou Saho head coach of Gunjur...

‘We Have to Win our Next Game to Avert Early Exit,’...

By Kebba AF TourayChungan Saho captain of Gunjur FC...

Capt: ‘We Need Focus to Maintain our Winning Form’

By Kebba AF TouraySutukoba FC’s captain Mawdo Jatta has...

United Purpose, Others Donate Jerseys to Regional Athletes

By: Lamin B. Darboe/Information Officer, MoBSEUnited Purpose and partners...

Sutukoba FC tops Group B in Wuli Tourney

By Kebba AF Touray  Sutukoba FC are currently on top...

After 54 Days out in the Cold, Gambia’s Lamin Jallow Plays...

By Sulayman BahIt was a sigh of relief for...

Today’s Victory is a Dream realized- Coach Jatta

By Kebba AF TouraySukukoba FC’s gaffer Nfamara Jatta labels...

I Will Do My Utmost to Win the Tourney- Coach Sanneh

By Kebba AF TourayMalamin Sanneh, head Coach of Bantunding...

International

After 54 Days out in the Cold, Gambia’s Lamin Jallow Plays...

By Sulayman BahIt was a sigh of relief for...

Gambia’s Saul Marreh to Play AS Roma Today in Europa League

By Sulayman BahSulayman Marreh will today come against European...

Meanwhile In Trending

Wuli West NAM Urges Colleagues Not to Be Taken For a Ride

By Momodou JarjuSidia Jatta, the Wuli West Lawmaker has called on his colleague Members of the National Assembly not to allow themselves to be...

IEC Emphasizes Need for Reform of Electoral Laws Ahead of Elections

The Chairperson of the National Independent Electoral Commission has on Wednesday said the next cycle of electoral activities cannot be efficiently conducted without the...

Swiss reggae artist to release an international EP recorded in Gambia

By Makutu MannehElijah Solomon a Swiss reggae and dancehall artist is set to release an International EP featuring songs produced and recorded in The...

What is the road to normal political contest in the Gambia?

The Coalition agreement aimed to eliminate the power of incumbency in Gambian politics and thus create a level ground for multiparty contest in two...

Has the Barrow Administration realised the futility of closing media houses?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe media is just an instrument through which voices are amplified. Whether voices are amplified or not by the established media,...

Arts & Culture

Swiss reggae artist to release an international EP recorded in Gambia

By Makutu MannehElijah Solomon a Swiss reggae and dancehall artist is set to release an International EP featuring songs produced and recorded in The...

London Based Gambian Music Promoter Harps On Gambian Music

Welcome to another Edition of the Arts and Music column.With Makutu MannehLondon based Gambian law practitioner and music admirer Claudius Taylor Sonko in an...

Multilingual Rapper Wants Gambians to Consume His Message through His Music

‘B-Da Sufi’ is a Gambian artist who sings in different languages and wants his fellow countrymen to comprehend his message through his songs which...

V Jay Theatre Productions Tour The Gambia

Mr. Richards, a Caribbean Descendant and British national, Actor, Playwright, Storyteller, Poet Shines and founder of V. Jay Theatre Productions, visited the Gambia from...

Avoid Backway Show To Be Played Today

By Madi S. NjieA One Man Play Show encouraging Africans to stay back home and develop the continent produced by the UK based V...

Women & Development

‘Gender Inequality, Illiteracy Contributes to Vulnerability, Reduced Resilience’ Women’s Minster

By Ndey SoweFatou Kinteh the Minister of Women, Children and Social Welfare has said 47.6% women are illiterate with inequalities at the labor markets...

Minister Fatou Kinteh Harps on Empowerment of Women

By Ndey SoweMinister of Women, Children and Social Welfare Fatou Kinteh has recently emphasized the need for government and its partners to work together...

Villagers Train On Food Processing, Preservation Techniques

By Muhammed Barrow     Villagers of Felengkoto in the Jarra East District of the Lower River Region (LRR), have undergone a five day capacity building...

Women’s Ministry Wants More Stake In New Draft Constitution

By Ndey SoweThe Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare, said the new draft Constitution should cater more for women...

WOJAG President Says Sexual Harassment Policy Not Witch-Hunt Exercise

By Momodou JarjuThe president of Women Journalists Association of The Gambia has revealed that the new sexual harassment policy meant for media workers is...

Health & Science

‘Coronavirus Patients in China Recover’ H.E Ambassador Ma Jianchun

By Nelson MannehThe Ambassador of The People’s Republic of China in the Gambia H.E. Ambassador Ma Jianchun has told journalists in a recent press...

PURA Conducts Health/Safety Training for Tanker Drivers

By Makutu MannehThe Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) on Thursday February 20th February started training Road Tanker drivers and apprentices on health and safety...

Catalan group of Sabadell for The Gambia offers medicament to Fatoto health centre

By Lamin FattyFatoto health centre on Tuesday 18 February 2020 received medicament provided by Catalan Group of Sabadell for The Gambia.This is a group...

China Trying To Prevent Coronavirus From Spreading To Other Countries

By Nelson MannehMa Jianchun's the Ambassador of The People's Republic of China to The Gambia has on Monday the 17th February 2020 informed the...

Gambia, China Committed to Combat Coronavirus

Since the outbreak of the Coronavirus, the Minister of Health Dr. Ahmadou Lamin Samamteh has met with the Chinese Ambassador H.E. Ma Jianchun for...

Education

MoBSE Warns Private Schools to Desist From Illegal Operations

By Nelson MannehThe Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (MoBSE) has warned proprietors, coordinators and operators of private Schools to desist from practices such...

Basic Cycle School in URR Benefit From Furniture, Cash Donation

By Lamin Fatty‘Dingiring’ Basic Cycle School in Tumanna District in URR through their village diaspora Association’s representative, have benefitted from furniture and cash donated...

The Unheard Cries Of Rural Children

By Momodou Baka DemA nation that had broken the colonial ties with its colonial master for over 54 years ago is having its rural...

Trend Of Peaceful Demonstration Broken

For a while it appeared that peaceful demonstration would be a means to express grievances. The most awaited demonstration was the Three Years Jotna’s...

IIHT Graduate Students on Hardware Technology

By Nelson Manneh, Makuto MannehThe Indian Institute of Hardware Technology (IIHT) graduated fifty-three students trained in different hardware technology on Friday January 17th 2020.The...