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Che Guevara in the Congo Part 2

By David Seddon The idea of Guevara as a latter-day Don Quixote, setting out on his adventures to undo wrongs and bring justice to the...

Che Guevara in the Congo

By David Seddon The idea of Guevara as a latter-day Don Quixote, setting out on his adventures to undo wrongs and bring justice to the...

Pap Touray The master singer from The Gambia

By Oko Drammeh One of the most recognisable vocalists to come out of Banjul was Pap Touray. Like high premium chocolate, Pap who was the...

Pap Touray The master singer from The Gambia

By Oko Drammeh One of the most recognisable vocalists to come out of Banjul was Pap Touray. Like high premium chocolate, Pap who was the...

Samori Touré: African resistance leader

One of the great kings and fighters of African freedom was Samori Touré. Over 100 years ago, Samori Touré was captured by the French...

Samori Touré: African resistance leader

One of the great kings and fighters of African freedom was Samori Touré. Over 100 years ago, Samori Touré was captured by the French...

Ndey Fatou Jabang, Elektra Da Jolaqueen

Ndey Fatou Jabang who goes by the stage name Elektra Da Jolaqueen is 28 and works as an administrator and a radio presenter. She...

Sonia Mahoi: Contestant, Miss Africa Tri State 2017, USA

My name is Sonia Mahoi. I'm 23 years old. I have great love for children and I have always wanted an opportunity to bring...

Nyakim Gatwech:‘Queen of the Dark’

Meet Nyakim Gatwech, the South Sudanese model who's teaching people not to be afraid of the dark. With her deeply pigmented skin and fierce...

Prudence Monica Davies

The story of Prudence Monica Davies is yet another confirmation that Gambia's film industry has enough talents and beauty to blossom. From a humble...

Mariah Idrissi:The first hijab-wearing supermodel

Mariah Idrissi recently became the world's first Muslim model in hijab for a major designer, H&M, earning her worldwide attention. She has appeared on CNN,...

Nafissatou Dia Diouf

Nafissatou Dia Diouf is a Senegalese author who has received recognition both in her home country and internationally since she began publishing in the...

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What Next, After Djibouti?

By Lamin Cham A potentially disruptive and even chaotic chapter in our football was averted Sunday when we made it to the Afcon group stages....

Ex-NIA Director Counters Junglers On Ndure Cham’s Killing

By Mafugi Ceesay Yankuba Badjie, a former director of National Intelligence Agency, has in a communication with The Standard responded to comments made at the...

Barrow ran to hide in Darboe’s house – witness

TRRC witness Bintou Nyabally has told the TRRC that President Adama Barrow and his long term colleague and friend Lamin Cham have both run...

Operation peace spring: Turkey is determined to fight all sorts of terrorism along its Syrian border

The conflict in Syria since 2011 has wrecked havoc on the Syrian people as well as has created a power vacuum in the country....

Tangara hits back at Tambajang

Press release “Since the removal of Madam Fatoumata Jallow-Tambajang from office as Vice President, she made numerous unguarded and unfounded allegations against me and other...