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Meeting President Barrow

By Cherno Baba Jallow Almost two years ago this month, I became an unexpected guest of the Gambian President Adama Barrow during his first trip...

SCORPIONS READY TO STING ANGOLA TOMORROW

The country is expected to be at standstill tomorrow evening with everyone trooping to the Stadium or glued to TV screens to watch the...

GNOC boss cries as Gina Bass presents medals

The President of Gambia National Olympic Committee Alagie Dodou Capi Joof could not hold his tears on Monday as he received African 200m champion...

GINA BASS, OTHERS TO MEET PRESIDENT BARROW TODAY

President Adama Barrow will this morning receive Gambian athletics sensation Gina Bass and the rest of the Gambian team to the just ended African...

Gambian wins 200M African title

Gambian track queen Gina Bass, has become the fastest woman in Africa in the 200m sprint. The Gambian beat African champion Marie Josée Ta Lou...

Scorpions named for Angola clash on Sep 6

Scorpions Coach Tom Saintfiet has named a squad of 23 players ahead of the upcoming FIFA WC 2022 qualifiers double-header against Angola. The Gambia will...

Ex-Norway Player Pa Modou Drops Tips for Gambia Football Development

By Buba Jallow Former Norway international and assistant coach at FC Cincinnati, Pa Modou Kah, who played professional football for two decades has said it...

Feature: The story of the Gambian Amputee Football Team

There's not much that will get many people up at 7.30 on a Sunday morning. Yet for members of the Gambian Amputee Football Team (GAFT)...

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...

Gambia reaches beach ball semis at African games

By ML Saidykhan in Rabat Rabat, Morocco, - The Gambia's men beach volleyball team has reached the semi finals after beating African champions Mozambique 2-0...

Why are national youth team selection urban bias?

By Famara Badjie When we say national teams, everyone expects an all inclusive selection of good players. But sadly enough, the manner in which national teams...

More suitors for Musa Barrow

By Buba Jallow Gambian international Musa Barrow has been linked with a move away from Atalanta Bergamo. The Gambian international is reported to be a transfer...

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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...