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Four political parties to contest for Kerr Jarga Ward by-Election

By Makutu Manneh The National Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has approved four (4) candidates from different political parties to contest for the position of Councillor...

Two Candidates nominated for Niamina West Constituency Bye Election

By Makutu Manneh The National Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has approved the nomination of Yerro Jallow of Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) and Birom JS Sowe...

NUP Leader Ousman Jammeh Vows to Combat Corruption

By Ndey Sowe The newest political party in The Gambia, dubbed National Unity Party (NUP), has vowed to “aggressively” fight against corruption, nepotism, and economic...

Citizens Alliance’ National Congress 2020

Call for Nominations of Candidates for Election to the National Executive Council. The Citizens’ Alliance is pleased to inform the general public and registered members...

IEC Registers New Political Party

By Ndey Sowe The independent Electoral Commission (IEC) Monday confirmed the registration of National Unity Party’ (NUP) headed by Ousman Jammeh as the newest party...

PPP Appoints New Interim Leader

By Nelson Manneh      Kebba Jallow, a former Mayor of the Kanifing Municipal Council (KMC), has been appointed interim leader of the People’s Progressive Party...

APRC Leader says Draft Constitution was a Useless Document

By Yankuba Jallow & Nelson Manneh Honourable Fabakar Tombong Jatta, the interim leader of APRC said on Wednesday the end product of the Constitutional Review...

PPP Calls for Amendment of 1997 Constitution

The public relations officer of the People’s Progressive Party has issued a press release on behalf of their party urging the National Assembly to...

Citizen’s Alliance Expresses Dismay on the Rejection of the Constitutional Promulgation...

Citizen’s Alliance Friday expressed its dissatisfaction and dismay over the rejection of Constitutional Promulgation Bill 2020 by Parliamentarians. See below the press release issued by...

Mai Fatty Says 1997 Constitution Has no Provision for Its Repeal

By Yankuba Jallow Lawyer Mai Ahmed Fatty, the leader of the Gambia Moral Congress (GMC) said Thursday, 24th September, the 1997 Constitution does not have...

Darboe Calls on UDP Supporters to refrain from the politics of...

Ousainou Darboe Secretary General of the United Democratic Party has on Sunday called on members of his party to refrain at all cost from...

STATEMENT DELIVERED BY LAWYER OUSAINU DARBOE ON 23RD AUGUST 2020 ON...

Today marks the 24th  anniversary of the founding of our great party  - The United Democratic Party (UDP) . Unlike previous years when we...

IEC to Advise Gov’t on Diaspora’s Voting in 2021 Elections

By Momodou Jarju The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) will advise the Gambia Government on the universal suffrage of the diaspora Gambians in the forthcoming presidential...

NCP Reunites, IEC Lifts Suspension against It

The Independent Electoral Commission has on 9th July 2020 lifted the suspension it placed on the National Convention Party after the party broke into...

Two opposing groups of National Convention Party reunite

By Makutu Manneh The two opposing groups of the National Convention Party (NCP) have reunited on Tuesday 7th July 2020 as a sole party. On the...

When will the by Elections be held?

Question of the Day The IEC should give an update on what it is doing regarding the two By elections that are due. By Elections...

Essence Of Opposition In Politics

We have seen how democracy has been able to provide the breathing space for the existence, growth and survival of multiparty systems, a level...

UDP Expels BAC Chairman, Others

The United Democratic Party on Tuesday expelled the Chairman of the Brikama Area Council Sherrifo Sonko and two other councilors from the party barely...

IEC to Conduct By-Election in Kerr Jarga Ward

By Nelson Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission will conduct a by-election in Kerr Jarga Ward to fill a vacant seat in the Kerewan Area Council....

How many by-elections are to be held before the next presidential,...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The resignation of the councillor for Kerr Jarga Ward in Jokadu will lead to a by-election. The transition provided a different...