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PPP tackles Sana Jawara over local gov’t amendment bill

By Omar Bah The former ruling People's Progressive Party's coordinator USA Chapter has categorically denied claims made by Sana Jawara that the Jawara administration was...

UDP Kiang-Baddibu Association threatens court action against alkalolu, chiefs who meddle in politics

By Amadou Jadama The Kiang Baddibu-UDP Association has said they would take legal actions against any chief, alkalolu or governor who is camping for any...

Jammeh’s ex-driver says continuous presence of foreign troops not helping

By Tabora Bojang Lamin Jarju, a former driver of the exiled former president Jammeh has warned against the continuous military presence of the regional forces...

Court rejects production of Singhatey’s TRRC transcript

By Bruce Asemota Justice Ebrima Ba Jaiteh of the High Court in Banjul has ordered the Judicial Secretary to produce a file docket of the...

Young people from Canada and Africa including The Gambia discuss the impact of COVID-19 on international student mobility

Toronto, July 11, 2020 —BT Global Access, a Canadian-based global marketing and international student recruitment agency organized an online conference on the impact of...

MoBSE meet partners to discuss reopening of schools

By Olimatou Coker Last Friday, the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (MoBSE) held a bantaba on the impact of reopening schools for the grade...

WFP gives 2 vehicles to NDMA

By Aisha Tamba World Food Programme last week equipped the National Disaster Management Agency with two vehicles to support its efforts in responding to Covid-19...

APRC CONFIRMS COALITION TALKS WITH NPP

By Omar Bah & Mafugi Ceesay The deputy spokesperson of the Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction has confirmed that President Barrow's National People's Party...

GMC accuses NPP of violating Covid-19 regulations

By Omar Bah The Gambia Moral Congress has accused President Barrow's National People's Party of disregarding Covid-19 emergency regulations by engaging in relentless political gatherings...

Madi speaks after police dropped charges

By Tabora Bojang In his first reaction after police dropped criminal charges against him, pro-democracy campaigner Madi Jobarteh has said the battle to end abuse...

Gambia’s plan to shut down missions in Malaysia, Algeria delayed

By Momodou Darboe The Gambia government's plan to shut down two diplomatic missions in Asia and Africa has suffered yet another setback. The government has been...

Mali opposition rejects President Keïta’s concessions amid unrest

Opposition leaders in Mali have called for President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta to resign, after they rejected concessions intended to quell growing unrest. At least four...

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Standard editor reacts to Rambo

The editor of The Standard, Lamin Cham has said his paper stands by its story captioned: APRC CONFIRMS COALITION TALKS WITH NPP as the...

Halifa disagrees Local Gov’t bill is out to settle scores

By Momodou Darboe & Mafugi Ceesay PDOIS' Halifa Sallah has brushed aside assertions that the Local Government Amendment Bill 2020 has been thought-out to settle...

Mai Fatty says Barrow’s interest in APRC might have caused his dismissal

By Omar Bah Former Minister of Interior has opined that President Adama Barrow's alleged interest to woo the support of the former ruling APRC could...

US okays Gambia’s progress on fiscal transparency

The United States Department of State has hailed Gambia's significant progress in its efforts on government fiscal reform. In its report 2020 on Fiscal Transparency,...