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NPP VOWS TO TRASH OPPOSITION IN DECEMBER

By Omar Bah A key National People's Party surrogate has told The Standard that his party is convinced that Gambians will return President Adama Barrow to State House in December despite all the noise by the opposition about the lack of reforms and other 'failures'. When asked how this can be possible with the seemingly widespread voices...

NPP VOWS TO TRASH OPPOSITION IN DECEMBER

By Omar Bah A key National People's Party surrogate has told The Standard that his party is convinced that Gambians will return President Adama Barrow...

Policeman tells court how 3YJ members were rearrested

By Alagie Manneh The second prosecution witness in the sedition trial of political activist, Yankuba Darboe, has revealed that the riot police that re-arrested members of the Three Years Jotna leadership were instructed. Cadet officer Demba...
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GACH boss dishes out D1.8M Ramadan gifts

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BAC conducts ‘trash free Brikama’ cleansing exercise

By Bruce Asemota Brikama Area Council last Saturday conducted its second 'trash free Brikama' cleansing exercise within the major roads in Brikama. The concept 'trash free...

OPPOSITION DEMAND INVESTIGATION INTO STREET VOTERS’ CARDS

By Omar Bah At least three opposition parties have demanded an independent investigation into the rampant discovery in the streets of designed blank Gambian voters'...

Kandeh appeals to banks, others to assist security forces with vehicles

By Saidou Baldeh The opposition Gambia Democratic Congress leader has pleaded with banks and philanthropists to assist the country's security forces with vehicles in order...

Africell expands operations to Angola

By Lamin Cham Pan-African mobile company Africell Group continues to spread its wings in Africa with a new network license, this time in Southern Africa. The...

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By Alagie Manneh The second prosecution witness in the sedition trial of political activist, Yankuba...

8 Gunjur border post ‘attackers’ arraigned

By Amadou Jadama Two Gambians and six Guineans were yesterday arraigned before Principal Magistrate Isatou...

8 Sanyang youths discharged, 14 bailed

By Bruce Asemota Justice Ebrima Baa Jaiteh of the High Court yesterday discharged 8 of...

NHRC still pursuing Senegalese diplomat’s sex crime

By Alagie Manneh The National Human Rights Commission has pledged to employ “different mechanisms and...

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