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GDC NAM For Jimara Confirms demise of honourable Demba Sowe

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) has on Saturday confirmed the demise of Demba Sowe, who died on Friday, 24th January 2020 in...

Veteran Journalist Alhagie Sarjo Barrow Laid to Rest

By Nelson Manneh Veteran Journalist Alhagie Sarjo Barrow was on Monday 23rd December 2019 laid to rest at the Wullinkama Cemetery in Kombo North. The late...

GPU Mourns the Demise of Doyen Journalist Sarjo Barrow

23 December, 2019: Fajara: The Gambia Press Union (GPU) is deeply shocked and saddened to hear the news of the death of veteran journalist...

The Virtuous Leadership of Alhaji Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara: An...

Since he was ushered onto The Gambia’s political scene in the tense and waning days of the interregnum between the colonial administration and self-rule...

GRTS Reporter, two others laid to rest

By Nelson Manneh/Muhammed S. Bah A reporter of the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS) Sise Sawaneh, Muhammed Papa Touray and his younger brother, Saikou...

Young Journalists’ Association of The Gambia Mourns The Death of Journalist...

It's absolutely devastating to learn about the demise of one of the brightest young journalists of the country, Sise Sawaneh in a car accident...

Adieu, Sise

Sise Sawaneh. So soon. A neighbour. A friend. A colleague. Oh dear! Why you? Why now? Those killers. This world. This God. That car....

Gambian Sports Journalism thrown into Mourning after GRTS’ Sise’s Fatal Accident

By Sulayman Bah Gambia’s media fraternity was thrown into mourning yesterday following the death of journalist Sise Jaha Sawaneh. A bright and an award-winning reporter, Sise...

GRTS Reporter- Sise Sawaneh dies in Car accident

By Madi S. Njie The sudden death of Ms Sise Sawaneh was announced on the Gambia Press Union (GPU) WhatsApp Forum Wednesday evening, 9th October...

Former NAM for Sami Constituency Edrisa Samba Sallah Passes Away

By Ansumana Touray  The late Honourable Idrisa Samba Sallah died on Saturday 6th September 2019 at his residence in Brusubi. He was laid to rest on...

TRIBUTE TO EX-PRESIDENT JAWARA: Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara, Leader Of Peace

By Roï Rosenblit, Ambassador of Israel to The Gambia “The idea of settling conflicts between peoples by peaceful means applies to all countries, in the...

Jawara Laid to rest at National Assembly

By Awa B. Bah Thousands of mourners and sympathisers on Thursday 29th August 2019, occupied the National Assembly of the Gambia in Banjul to pay their...

State Burial for Former President Jawara scheduled for Thursday

By Makutu Manneh State burial for the former President Dawda Jawara will take place on Thursday 29th August 2019, President Adama Barrow confirmed to Journalists. Dawda Jawara...

Gambian Sports Journalist Passes Away

By Sulayman Bah Serrekunda, 14th August 2019 - Alagie Cham a respected sports journalist has departed earth after a brief illness. Cham, one of few journalists...

Gone but Not Forgotten –Bonu’s Transition to Gambia’s Best Local Coach

By Sulayman Bah Talk of a genius in the trade of football coaching. One of few to have taken a very sluggish Gambian football to...

Harriet Ndow, Educationist Passes Away At 93

By Ndey Sowe Renowned educationist, Mrs. Harriet Ndow fondly called ‘Aunty Aru', the Proprietress of Ndow’s Comprehensive School died on the 18th June 2019 at...

Two Years On, Death of Haruna Jatta still unkown

By Mustapha Jallow Abbas Jatta, brother of the late Haruna Jatta of Kanilai, has said that their family are yet to receive any information from...

Veteran Kora Player Dies

With MUHAMMED S. BAH Welcome to another Edition of Arts & Music, the Column that seeks to promote Arts, Music and Culture in the country....

Potential TRRC Witnesses Pass Away

By Momodou Jarju Two potential witnesses of the Truth Commission (TRRC) have passed away and have since been buried. This sad news was announced at...

Who Are The Gambians Who Died In An Accident In Itlay?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Mr Mbaye Ndiaye of Senegal brought the bodies of Alassana Darboe, Musa Touray and Alhaji Ceesay for burial as a sign...