Lt Colonel Solo Bojang detained following court acquittal

Lt Colonel Bojang being decorated by Vice President Isatou Njie Saidy. A former Commander of the Kanilai garrison  Lt. Colonel Solo Bojang is in detention at the National Intelligence More...

Bakebba Camara: Young Gambians need to own the struggle against Jammeh’s tyranny

Bakebba Camara: “Please get up, stand up for your rights.” Young Gambians need to embrace and own the struggle against the tyranny of Yahya Jammeh, said Bakebba Camera, More...

Gambia: Yahya Jammeh’s ‘eccentric behaviour discredit’ the Commonwealth

President Yahya Jammeh’s “eccentric behaviour…brought discredit” to the Commonwealth of Nations, said the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI). It More...

Commonwealth withdrawal: Gambia slides into isolation

Yahya Jammeh runs one of Africa’s most brutal and murderous dictatorship. His speech at the UN was a sort of revenge to the West for criticising his tyranny. Photo: UN The More...

Gambia’s unjustified withdrawal from the Commonwealth

While most ordinary Gambians were no doubt quite surprised by the decision of the government of President Yahya Jammeh to withdraw from the Commonwealth, describing it as a “neo-colonial More...

Africell Gambia says it has over a million users

Africell survives on an aggressive marketing campaign.  Photo Africell/Facebook Mobile phone network provider, Africell, said More...

Seven forex dealers charged with economic crime as Jammeh crushes businesses

Desperate: President Jammeh’s unworkable economic policies are crushing Gambian businesses. President Yahya More...

Ethiopia: Jailing journalists and ‘invoking Orwellian reality of official deception’

  As we celebrate World Press Freedom Day today under the theme ‘Reaching New Goals: Free...

Macky Sall: Africa no longer a turmoil zone but a pole of opportunities and investments

Africa is no longer a zone of turmoil and humanitarian emergencies but it has now become...

Who is fooling who? How Jammeh lied on ‘pardoning’ of Senegalese prisoners

While most people no doubt appreciate President Jammeh’s gesture to “pardon” some prisoners as part of...

Bakebba Camara: Young Gambians need to own the struggle against Jammeh’s tyranny

Bakebba Camara: “Please get up, stand up for your rights.” Young Gambians need to embrace and own More...

UK and US funding dissident media, tribal politicians, says Gambian government

The Gambian government said the United Kingdom and the United States are funding Gambian online media outlets and the “Mandingo tribal..

Mai Fatty: UPD’s alleged asylum deal ‘a raging indictment against’ Jammeh’s regime

The alleged “faked asylum deal” involving four members of the United Democratic Party (UDP) “is a raging indictment against the regime” of..

Gambia: Wold Bank grants 5 million Dollars for information management, energy strategy

  Vera Songwe World Bank for The Gambia. Photo: World Bank The World Bank has approved a five million Dollars More...

Jammeh’s exchange rate disruption may damage Gambia’s competitiveness, says IMF

The International Monetary Fund has warned that President Yahya Jammeh’s disruption of The Gambia’s exchange rate market would risk damaging the..

BB Dabo: Gambia’s indebtedness and falling Dalasi are caused by Jammeh’s incompetence

The Gambia’s indebtedness and the poorly performing Dalasi are caused by President Yahya Jammeh’s “incompetence or recklessness” said the former Gambian..

Macky Sall: Africa no longer a turmoil zone but a pole of opportunities and investments

Africa is no longer a zone of turmoil and humanitarian emergencies but it has now become a pole of opportunities and..

Gambia introduces licenses for internet cafes

The Gambia’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) has introduced an authorisation license  for internet cafe owners which can be suspended or..

Ethiopia: Jailing journalists and ‘invoking Orwellian reality of official deception’

  As we celebrate World Press Freedom Day today under the theme ‘Reaching New Goals: Free Media Fortifies the post-2015 Development..