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IEC set for Niamina West by-election in April

The Independent Electoral Commission has on Thursday 16, April 2020 announced the date of the Niamina West Consistency by-election. A press release issued by the...

BB Dabo Launches GFA, Promises to Change Gambia’s Political Situation

By Momodou Jarju and Nelson Manneh Bakary B. Darboe GFA Party Leader and Secretary-General Party Secretary and Leader of ‘Gambia For All’ (GFA) Bakary Bunja...

We Believe in Genuine Democracy’ APP Leader

By: Kebba AF Touray Gumbo Ali Touray, the Leader of the newly registered All Peoples’ Party (APP) said they believe in genuine democracy, rule of...

We Believe In Genuine Democracy- APP Party Leader

By: Kebba AF Touray Mr. Gumbo Ali Touray, the Party Leader of the All Peoples’ Party, said his party believes in genuine democracy, rule of...

Simon reacts to Halifa’s letter to Darboe

This column is open to all political leaders to address issues directed to them. It is important for public figures to be accountable to...

Shrinking from ambiguity into irrelevance and triviality

Chapter 5 The Gambian people went to the polls on 1st December 2016 and brought about a change through the ballot box for the first...

Gambia For All not a fracture of the PPP – Bakary...

By Nelson Manneh Mr. Bakary Bunja Dabo the Party Leader and the Secretary-General of Gambia For All (GFA) has said their party is not a...

Covering Unpleasant Facts With Curtain Of Ambiguity

Chapter 4 Since Mr Taal has dissociated himself from what would now be considered as an authorless article, I still have the duty to continue...

Moving From Wishful Thinking To The Absurd

The next chapter reflects a departure from an exercise in fiction writing and plunging into the mud of absurdity and superfluity. THE AUTHOR WROTE: I am...

IEC Registers New Political Party

By Nelson Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) Monday confirmed the registration of All Peoples Party (APP) headed by Alhagie Gumbo Ali Touray as the...

Gambia Leaders Don’t Believe in the People -GAP Standard Bearer

By Nelson Manneh Lamin Bojang the standard-bearer and the party leader of the Gambia Action Party (GAP) said on Friday 3rd January, 2020 that the...

Almami Alleges, Halifa Responds: Second Chapter in Fiction Writing

Taal turns into believer in fairy tale Quoting Standard which has already displayed capacity to distort what I said by adding words to my speech...

Almami Alleges, Halifa Responds

Part one                                            Almami Taal UDP Spokesperson While reading the adjournment debate of the National Assembly from the standard newspaper of the 24th December, I was surprised...

Gambia Former VP Registers His Political Party

By Makutu Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has on December 2, 2020 confirmed the registration of ‘Gambia for All’ as a new political party...

GMC Party holds National Delegates’ Congress in Nyakoi Wulli West

BY Lamin Fatty The Gambia Moral Congress on Saturday 28th December 2019 held their third National delegates’ congress in Madina Koto Wulli West. Speaking at the...

President Barrow Register His Political Party

By Makutu Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission has on Tuesday announced the registration of a new political party headed by President Adama Barrow barely weeks...

Gambia Police reverse decision on GDC permit application

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Police Force (GPF) has finally issued the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) a permit to hold their planned rallies in the...

UDP National President Resigns

By Momodou Jarju Dembo Bojang, commonly known as Dembo by-force, has resigned as the National President of the United Democratic Party (UDP). He tendered his resignation...

Did The IGP Put An Embargo On Meetings By Political Parties?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Registered political parties are not ordinary institutions. They are recognised by law as political associations with members who are empowered to...

Police Refuse GDC’s Request for Permit

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Police Force (GPF) have refused to grant permit to The Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) to hold meetings. GDC wrote to the...