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How Could We Succeed In Combatting Covid 19?

QUESTION OF THE DAY A declaration of a state of emergency is simply a way of alerting the whole nation that COVID 19 is a...

Patrol Troops Deployed Upon Senegalese Soldiers Entering Gambian Territory

By Mustapha Jallow Gambian troops have been deployed to the village border of Sare Omar after villagers confronted Senegalese soldiers for wrongly entering their territory...

Mayor Bensouda solicits more support from Government to councils

By Yankuba Jallow Talib Ahmed Bensouda, the Mayor of Kanifing Municipality has called on the central government to support councils by divulging some of its...

Kanifing Municipal Council Launches 50,000 Face Mask Initiatives

By Yankuba Jallow Talib Ahmed Bensouda, the mayor of Kanifing Municipality on Thursday, 21st May 2020 presided over the launching ceremony of fifty thousand (50,000)...

CSOs want IEC to conduct voter registration before referendum

By Yankuba Jallow Civil society organizations (CSOs) in The Gambia have called on the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to honor its mandate by conducting voter...

Salagi Demolition Clash: 11 Men, 2 Women Charged With Obstruction

By Mustapha Jallow The Gambia Police Force have charged eleven men and two women for obstructing a Police Officer during a clash with law enforcement...

Detention without Trial Still Exists

By Mustapha Jallow Five soldiers and one civilian have been detained by Gambian authorities without their appearance before any Court of Law for trial. This...

What is the land Commission Doing?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Land has led to killing in Kombo South. It has led to destruction of property in many other areas. Demolitions are...

CDS Drammeh Calls on GRA Commissioner General

By: Kebba AF Touray The Chief of Defence Staff of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) Major Yakuba Drammeh, has called on the Commissioner General of...

Human Appeal International provides food Aid to vulnerable Institutions

By: Kebba AF Touray Human Appeal International, charity organization based in Ireland, on Wednesday embarked on a distribution of food aid to three institutions within...

Police clash with Residents of Sukuta Over Demolition Exercise

By Mustapha Jallow Dozens of houses and fences have been demolished in Sukuta-Salagi as the police clashed with the residents over land dispute. At least 15...

Kanifing East COVID-19 Taskforce Sensitize Market Vendors on Social Distancing

By Nelson Manneh Kanifing East COVID-19 taskforce comprising the security forces embarked on a sensitization exercise to all markets within the Kanifing Municipality and engage...

Lawmakers Refer Motion on Appointment to Armed Forces Council to Appointment...

By: Kebba AF Touray The National Assembly has deferred a motion for the Appointments of Retired Colonel Momodou Ndow Njie and Mr. Yusupha Dibba as...

Did The National Assembly Attain The Objective For Which The Extraordinary...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The answer to this question is simple.The extraordinary session was convened to meet the request of the executive for consideration of...

Writers’ Association Appoint Honorary Ambassadors for Africa, US, UK

By Momodou Jarju The Writers Association of The Gambia (WAG) has appointed three honorary WAG Literary Ambassadors for the Africa Region, United States of America...

Health Ministry Responds to GMC Leader’s Allegations on Conditions at Quarantine...

By Nelson Manneh The Ministry of Health has yesterday the 19th of May 2020 responded to the Gambia Moral Congress (GMC) Leader Mr. Mai Ahmed...

National Assembly Confirms Appointment of Ombudsman

By: Kebba AF Touray In line with Section 164 (1) of the 1997 Constitution, the National Assembly yesterday confirmed the appointment of Mr. Bakary Sanyang...

President declares a state of emergency again

The President has again declared a state of public emergency by proclamation. This follows the lapse of the previous one which was declared on...

Why Did The National Assembly Adjourn Monday 18 MAY ...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Nation would recall that COVID- 19 has compelled the National Assembly to adjourn its regular Session pending advice to restore...

Residents of Border Villages in URR Express Fear over Spread of...

By Lamin Fatty Residents living around the border villages within Upper River Region North have express fears over the spread of the corona virus in...