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Kandeh Warns Muslim Leaders Against Meddling In Politics

By Omar Bah & Ebrima Jallow The leader of the Gambia Democratic Congress, Mamma Kandeh has warned that religious leaders who meddle in politics, could...

EU explains state of funding to Gambia

By Momodou Torp The European Union ambassador, Attila Lajos has clarified that the EU did not promise the Gambia government a donation of 1.45 billion...

‘Binta Nyabally’s TRRC testimony was politically motivated’

Essa Dampha, a political aide of President Barrow has branded as politically motivated and totally misleading Binta Nyabally's testimony at the TRRC, who claimed...

PPP explains stance on extension of Barrow’s term

Press release “The People's Progressive Party (PPP), established by ordinary Gambians, pledges to protect and advance the interests and welfare of The Gambia and its...

Gambia For All elects executive

Press release The Constitutive Congress of the Gambia For All (GFA) Party which took place at Djembe Hotel was attended by forty nine delegates out...

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...

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...

‘Darboe could have stopped my sacking’

By Omar Bah Gambia's former vice president, Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajang, has claimed that her successor Ousainu Darboe could have stopped her sacking if he had...

Yankuba Touray’s trial starts

By Bruce Asemota The trial of Yankuba Touray, former Junta member has commenced yesterday, before Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the High Court in Banjul. Yankuba Touray...

JSA celebrates founding of School of Journalism

By Momodou Torp Journalism Students' Association of the University of The Gambia's School of Journalism and Digital Media recently staged an event to observe Founders'...

Naatip meets taskforce members to discuss combating human trafficking

By Aisha Tamba The National Agency against Trafficking in Persons (Naatip) last week met members of its taskforce to discuss ways and means of fighting...

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Judge Expresses Concern Over Increasing Rape Of Children

By Bruce Asemota Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the Banjul High Court has expressed concern over the increasing number of rape cases, especially those involving minors. The...

NCP splinter group urges IEC to act now

By Amadou Jadama The leader of the National Convention Party splinter group led by Yaya Sanyang, has called on the country's electoral body to conduct...

Lawyer hits at Barrow gov’t

By Mafugi Ceesay Ibrahim Jallow, a private legal practitioner, has told The Standard that the Barrow government “has totally failed to focus on priorities” for...

Singhatey admits ‘responsibility’ for murders, apologises

By Mafugi Ceesay & Omar Bah Former AFPRC junta member, Edward Singhatey has said he accepted “responsibility” for the murders of Lieutenants Basiru Barrow, Dot...

Ex-Janneh Commission staff demand unpaid salary

By Omar Bah Dawda Fatty, a former orderly to one of the commissioners at the commission of inquiry that looked into the financial dealings of...