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Former Director General of NIA Describes Yahya Jammeh as a Sadist
By Nelson Manneh A former Director General of the National Intelligence Agency Harry Sambou has (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
14-Year-Old Girl Seeks Support for Overseas Medical Treatment
By Nelson Manneh Ellen Badjie, a fourteen-year-old girl residing in Abuko is seeking support to (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
MAN ACCUSED OF IMPORTING 3 TONS OF COCAINE HAD A PHOTO OP WITH PRESIDENT BARROW AT STATE HOUSE!
The opposition has leaked a picture suggesting that The Gambian President Adama Barrow had a (...)[Freedom Newspaper] 25/01/2021
Court Sentences Man Convicted of Murder to Life Imprisonment
By Yankuba Jallow & Mariama Marong A trial judge in Banjul on Monday, 25th January (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
Sierra Leone: President’s Wife Spent Le7.89 Billion of Public Funds on Shopping and Foreign (...)
Published Date: January 25, 2021 Leave a Comment on Sierra Leone: President’s Wife Spent Le7.89 (...)[Freedom Newspaper] 25/01/2021
Judge in NIA Trial Issues Warning to the Public as Sheikh Omar Jeng says Someone Threatened to Kill (...)
By Mariama Marong & Yankuba Jallow A judge of the Banjul High Court, who is presiding over (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
CIVIL SERVANTS MUST NOT BE INVOLVED IN THE POLITICS OF THE COUNTRY-TRRC LEAD COUNSEL TELLS EX NIA DG HARRY (...)
The TRRC Lead Counsel Essa Faal has made it emphatically clear that Civil Servants should not (...)[Freedom Newspaper] 25/01/2021
NAWEC Gives Sanitary Items worth D7 Million Dalasi to MoBSE, AMANA
By Ndey Sowe The National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) on Monday donated sanitary (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
Transmission Network completed for US$22M NAWEC Replacement of Water Pipes
By Lamin Cham The HDPE transmission network for the US$22M National Water and Electricity (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
Living in Fear: Kiang Residents Seek Help as Annual Bush fires Continue to Claim Lives
By Mustapha Jallow Following the death of a 36-year-old man, who was killed by inferno in Kiang (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
TRRC: NIA Victim Narrates His 2009 Arrest, Detention, and Court Trial
By Nelson Manneh Babucarr Cham, a businessman and victim of the National Intelligence Agency (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
The Old And New Trends In Gambian Politics
The political stage in the Gambia is changing very rapidly. The old wave and the new wave are (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
Should A Magistrate Or Judge Pass Judgment Without Giving A Defendant Or Accused Person An Opportunity To Be (...)
QUESTION OF THE DAY Section 24 subsection (1) states : “Any court or other adjudicating (...)[Foroyaa Newspaper] 25/01/2021
POLITICAL LEADERS ADVISED TO AVOID PERSONAL ATTACKS
By Omar Bah In the wake of the recent attacks and counter-attacks among some members of the (...)[The Standard] 25/01/2021
Cabinet approves plans to give good internet to 75% Gambian homes
By Omar Bah The cabinet on Thursday approved to an ambitious policy that seeks to ensure 75% of (...)[The Standard] 25/01/2021
Governor says CBG may seek stronger legislations to regulate commercial banks
By Tabora Bojang The Governor of Central Bank of the Gambia, Buah Saidy has declared an (...)[The Standard] 25/01/2021
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Gambia: IMF Approves Us$28.8m for Gambia
[The Point] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board on Friday approved an immediate disbursement of about...
Africa: Musu Bakoto Sawo Emerges 2020 Daily Trust African of the Year
[Daily Trust] Musu Bakoto Sawo, a Gambian changemaker and tireless women rights advocate, has emerged winner of the 2020...
How Gambia is grappling with gruesome past under Yahya Jammeh
Gambia's truth commission has revealed tales of murder and torture that jar with Gambians' self image.
[The Africa news] 17/01/2021
Switzerland and The Gambia sign cooperation agreements on migration and civil aviation
Switzerland and The Gambia sign cooperation agreements on migration and civil aviation Africanews English
[The Africa news] 15/01/2021
Uganda, the 15th country in Africa to restrict social media due to elections- report
"Over five years, Burundi, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Togo, Tanzania, Benin, DRC, Malawi, Mali,...
Africa: Elections and Instability As Africa Enters 2021
[ISS] No fewer than 10 presidential elections are planned for 2021 - in Benin, Cape Verde, Chad, The Gambia, São Tomé...
Gambia: The Spy Chief Who Knew Too Much or Not Enough
[JusticeInfo.net] Banjul -- Ousman Sowe is the current director of the once feared National Intelligence Agency (NIA) in...
Essa Darboe elected Gambia Supreme Islamic Council president - The Point
Essa Darboe elected Gambia Supreme Islamic Council president The Point
[The Africa news] 11/01/2021
The Gambia discovers 3 tonnes of cocaine in salt shipment
Law enforcement officers in The Gambia have discovered nearly three tonnes of cocaine in a salt shipment from Ecuador,...
The Gambia discovers 3 tonnes of cocaine in salt shipment
Nearly three tonnes of cocaine was discovered in The Gambia.The drugs were found in a shipping container and labelled as...
[The Africa news] 09/01/2021
Gambia: Gambian Women's Lives Matter Tasks Govt
[The Point] The recent surge in maternal death in The Gambia is a cause for concern. The scenario has forced a group of...
Gambia: Pipeline Community Raises Concern Over Laying of Stones At Dleag Office
[The Point] Community of Morro Faal Street of Pipeline in the Kanifing Municipality has expressed utmost concern with...
Gambia: Covid-19 - Gambia Registers 21 New Cases, Senegal Imposes Curfew
[The Point] The Gambia has registered 21 new positive coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases...
Gambia: Mai Challenges Barrow to Expose, Prosecute Opposition Leaders Working With Criminals
[The Point] Mai Ahmed Fatty, the leader of the opposition Gambia Moral Congress (GMC) has challenged President Adama...
Gambia: Women Vendors Call for Bailout to Restart Their Businesses
[Foroyaa] Women vendors at the provincial Lumos (weekly markets) have called for a bailout from the Government and...
Gambia: Barrow Rescinds Appointment of Deputy Election Chair Amid Outcry
[Foroyaa] The government issued a press release stating that President Barrow changed his decision to appoint Mr. Oremi...
Gambia: Group Hints Putting Gambia On Global Agro-Processing Map
[Foroyaa] The Country Director of the Aspuna Group in The Gambia, Amadou Jah, has recently informed Foroyaa that their...
Gambia: TRRC - Former Director General of Immigration Recounts His Torture At Mile II Prison
[Foroyaa] Tamsir Jasseh, former Director General of Immigration and Victim of Ndurr Cham 2006 foiled Coup, has on Monday...
Gambia: Soldiers Chase Hippos Away After Fight
[Foroyaa] Soldiers at LaminKoto Military Camp have chased away three "wild" hippopotamus at the Janjanbureh ferry...