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Singhatey’s day of reckoning nears

By Lamin Cham One of the most talked about and adversely mentioned persons at the Truth Commission, Edward Singhatey is expected to testify later this...

Mai Fatty: ‘I will be the next President’

By Omar Bah The leader of the Gambia Moral Congress, Mai Ahmad Fatty has said he will remain relevant in Gambian politics and that he...

BB Dabo elected leader of new party

Former vice president Bakary Bunja Dabo, has been elected as the leader of the newly-formed Gambia For All party. Accepting his election at the party’s...

US congressmen visit Gambia

A congressional delegation from the United States arrived in The Gambia on Sunday for a two-day visit. The U.S. legislators, traveling with the House Democracy...

Gambia to host internal forum to localise UN’s Agenda 2030

Press release The Gambia will host an international forum on the theme localizing the UN Agenda 2030, from October 28 to the 29. The meeting is...

President Barrow receives 3 giant fire engines, other equipment

State House, Banjul, 10th October 2019 - President Adama Barrow on Wednesday, 9th October 2019 received three giant fire fighting trucks and a set...

16 aspirants begin training on filmmaking

By Mahzouba Maya Faal In a bid to promote filmmaking and self-employment, , the University of The Gambia's School of Journalism and Digital Media, in...

Turkey-Gambia business delegation meets President Barrow

State House, Banjul, 10th October 2019 - Members of the Turkey- Gambia Business Council on Wednesday, October 09, 2019 paid a courtesy call on...

EU recommends for abolition of nominated NAMs

By Momodou Torp The European Union election observer mission has recommended that The Gambia should review the power of the president to appoint some members...

Murder suspect freed after 4-year trial

By Bruce Asemota Ebrima Saidykhan, a native of Sinchu Wurry village near Gunjur, Kombo South, regained his freedom on Tuesday after a four-year incarceration for...

Chairman urges Barrow to ‘reconcile with UDP before it’s too late’

By Omar Bah The UDP chairman for the Kanifing municipality, Falang Sonko has called on President Barrow to apologise to Ousainu Darboe and reconcile with...

TRRC set to hear sexual and gender-based violence

Press release The 9th session of the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparation Commission (TRRC) hearings which will hold from 14th to 31st October 2019 will address...

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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...