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SALIF SADIO SAYS HE HAS NO CHILD, ADVISES GAMBIA GOV’T

Salif Sadio, the leader of the separatist fighters in the Casamance has said he never sired any child from a marriage or outside wedlock....

Subpoena Yankuba Sonko and Jesus – 2005 massacre survivor tells TRRC

By Omar Bah The lone survivor of the 44 Ghanaians massacred in The Gambia in 2005 yesterday asked TRRC to subpoena Interior Minister Yankuba Sonko,...

Sheriffo Sonko vs IEC case sent back to HC

By Bruce Asemota The Supreme Court of The Gambia yesterday referred the case Sheriffo Sonko, chairman of the Brikama Area Council and the Independent Electoral...

Man arrested for attacking NAM in parliament

By Tabora Bojang Drama unfolded in parliament yesterday morning when a man allegedly entered and assaulted the National Assembly Member for Brikama North Alhagie S...

Justice Minister says gov’t committed to implement SSR

By Omar Bah, Aisha Tamba & Awa Macalo The Minister of Justice and chair of the SSR, Dawda Jallow has said government is committed more...

GMC LOSES 3 SENIOR MEMBERS TO NPP, APRC Mai downplays exit as insignificant

By Omar Bah At least three senior members of the Gambia Moral Congress have cross-carpeted to tNPP and APRC over the weekend. The GMC deputy women's...

Darboe weeps at Dibba’s funeral

By Omar Bah United Democratic Party leader shed tears as he addressed a funeral crowd in Salikenni, which gathered to bury his long-term political ally,...

Gov’t introduces national health insurance bill

By Tabora Bojang The minister of health, Dr Ahmadou Lamin Samateh yesterday introduced the National Health Insurance bill 2020 in the National Assembly for consideration...

Boy, 5, reportedly killed by Tourism minister’s convoy

By Saidou S Baldeh A little boy aged 5 was reportedly knocked down by a vehicle eye witnesses said was part of Tourism Minister  Hamat...

NPP appoints diaspora chairmen

By Omar Bah The National People's Party has appointed Lamin F Demba, based in the United Kingdom, as overall diaspora chairman while Alhaji Safiong Touray...

Kafuta ‘concerned citizens’ seek removal of VDC

By Alagie Manneh A group calling itself concerned citizens of Kafuta, opposed to the current VDC, announced Monday it will file a legal action against...

Kunta Kinteh’s home embarrassing – Tourism minister

By Momodou Darboe The Minister of Tourism, Hamat Bah, has described as embarrassing the state of disrepair the family home of Kunta Kinteh is in,...

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PRO-BARROW NAMS BOYCOTT VOTE TO SLASH PRESIDENT’S BUDGET

By Tabora Bojang A number of lawmakers seen as sympathetic to President Barrow yesterday boycotted a parliamentary vote called to slash funds in the 2021...

Ex-minister, magistrate dies

By Amadou Jadama Members of the Gambian bench and bar yesterday mourned the death of Magistrate Malafi Jarju of the Kanifing Magistrates' Court. He died...

VP tells ‘back way’ boys Gambia is better for them

By Alagie Manneh  Young people who have a desire to embark on the perilous 'back-way' journey to Europe should realise their “best option” is to...

Auditor General intervenes in IEC election materials saga

By Omar Bah The Auditor General has convened a meeting between the Gambia Public Procurement Authority (GPPA) and the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to discuss...

Ex-NIA boss says Solo Bojang wanted to kill him

By Mafugi Ceesay Former NIA boss, Lamin Bo Badjie, told the TRRC that former army major and Jungler Solo Bojang once took him out from...