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CRC maintains controversial non-inclusion of secularism in final draft

By Omar Bah The Constitutional Review Commission has maintained its initial decision not to include 'secularism' in the final draft constitution. The provision on sovereignty in...

CRC spends D116M on new constitution

By Omar Bah The Constitutional Review Commission has spent over D116 million in drafting a new constitution that lasted nearly two years. “We have expended as...

Gov’t bids to extend state of emergency tomorrow

Press release Following the Presidential proclamation declaring a State of Public Emergency in accordance with section 34 of the 1997 Constitution on Friday 27th March,...

BCC launchesBanjul Relief Initiative

Following the declaration of a state of public emergency state of emergency declared by the President Adama Barrow, the Mayor of Banjul Rohey Malick...

Star FM goes nationwide

Star FM radio, one of the most popular stations in town has expanded its coverage across the country. Established in 2012, Star FM is a...

NAATIP holds awareness forum on trafficking in persons at Nemasu

The National Agency Against Trafficking in Persons (NAATIP) on Monday 16th March 2020 conducted sensitisation on trafficking in persons at Nemasu Senior Secondary School...

Mai Asks Barrow To Declare State Of Emergency

By Omar Bah Former special adviser to President Adama Barrow has called on the Gambian leader to declare a state of emergency because without it,...

47 Covid-19 test results pending

By Omar Bah The Ministry of Health has said that some 47 test results are pending in the current national efforts to contain the spread...

Melville Roberts charged with rape

By Alagie Manneh A former Ministry of Foreign Affairs director of America Division, Melville Roberts, who has been accused by many women of rape and...

Gambian students in Wuhan speak

By Lamin Cham Gambian students in Wuhan, Hubei province in China, the origin of the coronavirus, have called on the Gambian authorities to learn from...

NAM urges Gov’t to act on shooting of Gambian by Senegalese security

By Mafugi Ceesay The National Assembly Member for Kantora has complained that the Minister of Defense and other authorities have ignored his letter requesting for...

Bundung Marakass mosque still operational

By Amadou Jadama The Bundung Marakass mosque, where the Gambia's second and only dead coronavirus patient was based, is still in operation despite reports that...

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A friend in need is a friend indeed

With Aisha Jallow Once again this saying has showed to be true. In these times of the Coronavirus hanging over us like a dark cloud,...

Senegambian lives amid Covid-19 lockdown in Italy; importance of remittances for Senegambian households

ByAlagie Jinkang According to the World Bank 2018 Migration and Development Brief, remittances make up to 10 per cent of the GDP of both Senegal...

Covid-20: For Gambia, just what the doctor ordered

By Baba G. Jallow If Covid-19 has dealt the world a near-mortal blow, if it has locked down cities and sent powerful countries reeling, if...

Tour de farce: Of words, bats and crowns

By Sheriff Bojang I am not an insufferable grammar policeman like Fodeh Baldeh who I believe thinks he was born to come cauterise the Gambian...

Dou Sanno Says Kandeh Has Personal Grudge Against Barrow

By Lamin Cham Presidential political adviser Dou Sanno yesterday hit back at the leader of opposition Gambia Democratic Congress leader, Mamma Kandeh describing him as...