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Finance minister faces NAMs

On the 24th June, 2020, The Honourable Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Mamburry Njie, was invited to the National Assembly to clarify issues...

ICESCO, others support MoBSE with television equipment worth over D1.4M

By Olimatou Coker Islamic World Educational Scientific and Culture Organisation (ICESCO) in partnership with Mohammed Bin Salman Foundation (MiSK Foundation) together with United Nations Educational...

NCAC disburses donated Covid-19 funds to Gambian artists

By Momodou Torp The National Council for Arts and Culture has recently given out D 50,000 to Gambian artists as part of funds donated by...

ECOMIG SOLDIERS TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

Two out of the 6 new Covid-19 cases registered yesterday are Senegalese members of the Ecomig contingent. The two soldiers, ages 47 and 46 respectively,...

Citizens’ Alliance calls on IGP to drop charges against Madi

By Tabora Bojang A leader of the Citizens' Alliance party, Dr Ismaila Ceesay, has called on the inspector general of the police to immediately drop...

Appeal Court dismisses Ansumana Jammeh’s application for stay of execution

By Bruce Asemota The Gambia Court of Appeal presided over by Justices Awa Bah, Omar Njie and Basirou Mahoney yesterday dismissed the application filed by...

Lawyer Mboge discontinues Supreme Court case against Ya Kumba

By Bruce Asemota Barrister Lamin Mboge has asked the Supreme Court of The Gambia to discontinue the case involving lawyer Ibrahim Jallow and himself against...

Teenager stabs man to death

By Mafugi Ceesay A teenager identified as Omar Touray, was stabbed to death in Sukuta Wednesday evening. According to an eyewitness, Samba Sey, believed to be...

Ex-SIC president Banding Drammeh passes away

Former president of the Gambia Supreme Islamic Council, Alhaji Banding Drammeh of Brikama has passed away last evening. Sheikh Banding Drammeh was one of the...

Grandmother in trouble over FGM

By Alagie Manneh A two-year-old girl from Somita village in Foni Brefet was recently subjected to female circumcision despite a 2015 law banning the practice. According...

Escaped prisoner slammed with more charges

By Amadou Jadama Police prosecutors have filed a fresh charge against a convicted prisoner who escaped from custody while serving a five-year jail term at...

Baa Tambadou appointed registrar at UN

Press release - United Nations - New York Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Abubacarr Marie Tambadou of The Gambia as the...

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BBC’s Jenny Horrocks retires

Listeners to the BBC Africa service over the last three decades must be familiar with the regular, popular name and voice of Jenny Horrocks...

BOY, 15, STABBED TO DEATH IN BAKOTEH

By Omar Bah One Ebrima Ceesay, a teenager, was last night stabbed to death in Bakoteh, just weeks after another man stabbed both his parents...

David Colley’s orderly implicated him in Baba Jobe’s murder

By Tabora Bojang Former prisons boss David Colley has been accused of involvement in the death of former APRC kingpin Baba Jobe, who was allegedly...

NCP reconciles to avoid deregistration

By Omar Bah The rival factions of the National Convention Party have reconciled nearly two years after each held separate congresses claiming legitimacy. The Independent...

GAP warns Gambians against ‘looming dictatorship’

By Omar Bah The Gambia Action Party has condemned the arrest of human rights activist Madi Jobarteh and warned Gambians that President Barrow could return...