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GPU to train 20 journalists on investigative reporting

The Gambia Press Union with funding from the United Nations Democracy Fund will on Monday, 19th August 2019 begin a ten-day training on investigative...

Introducing of waste-to-energy plant in The Gambia

Every civilisation produces waste and the more advance a civilisation is sadly the more waste is being produced. This and other prevailing factors lead to...

TUJERENG SAYS JUNGLER MALICK JATTA IS WELCOME BACK

By Mafugi Ceesay Shortly after the release of members of former president Jammeh's hit squad, The Standard sought opinions from their communities of origin on...

Upper Niumi Chief accused of politicking for BYM

By Omar Bah in Niumi The Chief of Upper Niumi District, Chatty Cham has denied working with elements of the Barrow Youth Movement who were...

Stability of the country rests on political leaders – Musa Suso

By Mafugi Ceesay Musa Suso, the deputy governor for West Coast Region has called on political leaders to protect and safeguard the peace in the...

SIS DG visits Gambian pilgrims in Mina

Press Release Alhagi Ousman Sowe, Director General SIS, on August 10, 2019, paid a visit to Gambian mm in Minna Saudi Arabia, where he met...

Court frees murder suspect

By Bruce Asemota Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the High Court in Banjul has acquitted and discharged one Francis Saine after the prosecution failed to prove...

Gambiann Ambassador to Mali presents letter of credence

(Banjul, August 13th, 2019)The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad of the Republic of The Gambia wishes to inform the general...

Waa Juwara condemns junglers’ release

By Amadou Jadama Veteran politician Lamin Waa Juwara, has said there should not have been any reason valid enough to release the notorious killers of...

Janneh Commission clears Prince Ebrahim

Gambian businessman Prince Ebrahim Sanyang, the proprietor of Royal Africa Holdings among several others, all of which were frozen in the wake of the...

Man escapes life imprisonment for rape

By Bruce Asemota The Supreme Court of the Gambia has set aside the sentences of life imprisonment for rape and robbery with violence imposed on...

Journalists briefed on upcoming national CEO conference

By Isatou Jaiteh A presser on the first ever National CEO confab was last Wednesday organised at the Management Development Institute, MDI in Kanifing. It will...

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IEC to decide divided NCP’S fate soon

By Omar Bah The Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission, Alieu Momarr Njai has confirmed to The Standard that the commission will very soon decide...

Seedy Njie claims 70% of Gambians support Barrow

By Omar Bah Seedy Njie, one-time information minister and spokesperson of the opposition APRC, who has since switched loyalty to the political agenda of President...

Africell signs ST as brand ambassador

By Lamin Cham Africell last week signed rising Gambian rapper ST Brikama Boyo as its brand ambassador. At a unique ceremony that took the form of...

Police deny freeing a Mauritanian ‘paedophile’

Poliso magazine Reference to a post by online Newspaper What's On-Gambia dated Saturday 10th August with headline '' Cheikh is worse than America's R Kelly!''...

Omar Jammeh wins 2019 youth excellence award

Omar Jammeh has been named winner of The Stone Circle's Youth Excellence Award (YEA) 2019. The award is given in commemoration of the International Youth...