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Killa Ace released on bail

By Omar Bah Gambian rapper and activist, Ali Cham commonly known as Killa Ace, has been released on bail alongside the eleven others he was...

State-of-the-art insurance cover help draught-struck communities in Gambia, elsewhere

Philanthropic offices are setting up imaginative atmosphere chance protection arrangements to secure up to 1.3 million individuals in West Africa from the calamitous dry...

Locked-out Gambian asylum seeker allowed to return to Home Office lodgings

A Home Office contractor has smashed a door to asylum seeker accommodation to allow an asylum seeker with an active case back into her...

Fulbe Africa stages conference on peacebuilding

By Olimatou Coker Fulbe Africa Association recently organised its second conference on peace building, culture and language. The event brought together various participants under the theme...

US say Gambia not fiscally transparent

By Alagie Manneh The U.S. has classified the Gambia government among those that are not fiscally transparent. The classification, contained in a report released Thursday by...

Interior minister calls for dialogue over “3 years jotna”

By Amadou Jadama The Minister of Interior, Ebrima Mballow has called on leaders of the Coalition to speak to their supporters so that they can...

GPA explains police station at president’s village

By Omar Bah The Gambia Ports Authority was forced to explain why it has ordered for a bank transfer of over D700, 000 to a...

Killa Ace arrested, denied bail

By Omar Bah Gambian rapper and activist, Ali Cham commonly known as Killa Ace, has been arrested and denied bail. The rapper was arrested by police...

Barrow must go ex-APRC UK secretary

By Foday Chorr Foday Chorr, a former secretary general of the APRC UK branch has said President Barrow must go. In a lenghy writeup shared with...

CITES urged to clamp down on illegal timber trafficking in Gambia, elsewhere

Alagie Manneh Transparency International said a current convergence on international trade in endangered species should seize the political momentum and use all available tools to...

Sammy Lai Mboge

By Nyang Njie Sammy Lai Mboge was to Gambian Tourism what Richard Branson is to Low Budget Airline by way of Virgin Atlantic. Sammy hailed...

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...

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Champion at last …Gambia wins gold in African Men’s beach ball

The Gambia has secured a rare international sporting achievement. The country's Men's beach volley ball team beat host Morocco in the final to become champion...

From money-laundering to sanctions busting: the real value of cryptocurrency may soon be clear

Momodou Camara The ability to trace and stop transactions linked to crime, terrorism, and corruption is one of the tools a country has at its...

#Fresh Cold#Seasonal cold and flu diseases in The Gambia

By Dr Azadeh During the rainy season in The Gambia in particular in the month of September and October with extremely high temperatures and increasing...

Our democracy stands to gain if we can see beyond the five-year factor

By Kawsu Ceesay Mr. Adama Barrow was clearly the democratic choice of the majority of Gambian voters in the December 2016 Presidential election. The electorate chose...

Wassce results twice better than last year

By Aisha Tamba The permanent secretary at the Ministry of Basic Secondary Education Ebrima Sisawo has revealed that the West African Senior Secondary School Certificate...