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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...

GDC Reacts to Resignation of Their Councilor

National Youth President of Gambia Democratic Congress has confirmed the resignation of Alpha Khan from their party. Modou MC Cham Jnr, confirmed the resignation letter...

Kerr Jarrga Councillor Resigns From His Position

By Mustapha Jallow Alpha M. Khan who was elected on a ticket of the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), has resigned as Councillor of Kerr Jarrga-Ward...

PDOIS Holds Rally in Wuli Barrow Kunda

By Yankuba Jallow The people of Wuli Barrow Kunda have on Saturday organised a political rally for the People’s Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism. Sambang...

IEC Issues Nomination Forms For Niamina West By-Election

The independent electoral commission has started issuing nomination forms for interested candidates for the Niamina West by-election. A statement issued by the commission indicated that,...

Mai Fatty discontent with police issuing permit to political parties

By Yankuba Jallow Ex-Minister of Interior and the National Chairman of the Gambia Moral Congress, Mai Fatty has told Foroyaa that IEC should be responsible...

Ministry of Justice Organises Consultative Workshop on Electoral Reform

By Yankuba Jallow The Ministry of Justice in partnership with the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has organised a two-day consultative workshop on electoral reform. The workshop...

IEC Emphasizes Need for Reform of Electoral Laws Ahead of Elections

The Chairperson of the National Independent Electoral Commission has on Wednesday said the next cycle of electoral activities cannot be efficiently conducted without the...