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Driver charged with causing 6 deaths

By Amadou Jadama The police prosecutors yesterday pressed charges against Musa Gibba, a driver, at the Brikama Magistrates Court, accusing him of causing the death...

SBEC bilingual school visits Standard

By Tabora Bojang Pupils of SBEC Bilingual School Wednesday visited The Standard newspaper on an educational trip and excursion. The pupils made the visit accompanied by...

Minister recounts poor state of ministry as ‘shocking’

Aisha Tamba The minister for works and infrastructure has labeled as “shocking” the condition of his ministry following his appointment in February 2017. The minister said...

Training on Muslim-friendly tourism standards kicked-off

By Tabora Bojang A four-day capacity building programme on Muslim-friendly tourism standards opened at the Paradise Suites Hotel Monday. The training is targeting accommodation providers in...

9 Chiefs removed under Barrow

9 CHIEFS REMOVED UNDER BARROW By Tabora Bojang The minister of lands, regional government and religious affairs Musa Drammeh has informed the national assembly that nine...

‘AFPRC Commissioner Bojang terrorised opposition in CRR’

By Mafugi Ceesay Amadou Sanneh, treasurer of the United Democratic Party, has told the TRRC that the AFPRC junta had not allowed any conducive climate...

‘Talib is doing very well in KMC’

By Amadou Jadama The spokesperson of activist One Gambia Association, Sulayman Dampha who also speaks for the Serekunda market committee has said mayor Talib Bensouda...

World Bank grants $30M to Gambia’s poor

By Olimatou Coker World Bank on Tuesday signed a $30 million social safety net project with Finance Ministry at the Quadrangle in Banjul. Speaking at the...

CDS tells soldiers to be loyal to Gambia

By Omar Bah The Chief of Defense Staff of the Gambia Armed Forces, Masanneh Kinteh has called on the men and women of GAF to...

Casa-Gambia, others donate SSVI Telescope to Brufut school

Casa-Gambia, a group of youth and friends abroad committed to the development of the Gambian people, in collaboration with Aries Production and Stars Shine...

BAC Chairman tells Gambians: Pay your taxes

By Amadou Jadama in Basse The Chairman of Basse Area Council, BAC, Foday Danjo, has called on Gambians to be law abiding and pay their...

Transport organisations ink MoU to ‘guarantee effective operational systems’

By Olimatou Coker & Zainab Sessay Members of transport organisations in the country yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, which seeks to revitalise the...

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FAN CLUB CHAIRMAN: REVOKE DARBOE & CO’S BAIL

By Omar Bah Lamin Jatta, the regional chairman of President Barrow Fan Club in Brikama, has called for the revocation of bail granted to UDP...

Political oppression will never be allowed again – Darboe

By Amadou Jadama The leader of the United Democratic Party, Ousainu Darboe has said no government or force will ever subject Gambians to political brutality...

Gambian Opposition have failed – Hamat Bah

By Omar Bah The leader of the National Reconciliation Party, Hamat Bah has accused the country's opposition parties of having an obsession with the president...

Student charged with stealing school funds to buy car

By Amadou Jadama Alagie Sanneh, a student of Bottrop Senior Secondary School is standing trial at the Magistrates court in Brikama for allegedly breaking into...

Ex-GDC PRO surfaces at Barrow’s Brikama rally

By Omar Bah Mambanyick Njie, the former Gambia Democratic Congress public relations officer, who resigned from the party in April was spotted at the President...