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DEYDA HYDARA FAMILY FOREGOES TRRC PAYMENTS

By Baba Sheriff Bojang The Standard has learnt that the family of the late Deyda Hydara, has informed the Truth, Reconciliation & Reparations Commission that it will not take any money in the form of reparations from the commission for the death of Mr Hydara. Mr Hydara, co-owner and primary editor of The Point, one of the...

DEYDA HYDARA FAMILY FOREGOES TRRC PAYMENTS

By Baba Sheriff Bojang The Standard has learnt that the family of the late Deyda Hydara, has informed the Truth, Reconciliation & Reparations Commission that...

Jammeh: Will he, won’t he?

Hordes of APRC militants opposed to the party's alliance with NPP are expected to converge at former president Jammeh's home village of Kanilai today, Friday, in expectation of a rare public address from him. Jammeh...

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Ministry warns unruly students

Press release, MoBSE, Banjul - The Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (MoBSE) has observed with grave concern that students from different schools, most...

Mandela Washington Fellows meet Veep Touray

Press release: US Embassy, Banjul – The charge d'affaires (CDA) at the US Embassy in Banjul, Marissa Scott, presented members of the Mandela Washington...

JAMMEH VICTIMS ASK BARROW TO RESIGN OVER KANILAI VISIT

By Omar Bah The Gambia Centre for Victims of Human Rights Violations has asked President Adama Barrow to resign over his 'insensitive' visit to former...

PAP leader to go independent after party fails to register

By Alagie Manneh Following months of unsuccessful attempts to get registered by the IEC, the People's Alliance Party (PAP), led by Ebrima Tabora Manneh, son...

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