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Families of April 10th Victims Still Waiting For Justice

By D. A. Jawo Today (April 10) is the 14th anniversary of the student demonstration in April 2000 when the security forces brutally ...

Families of April 10th Victims Still Waiting For Justice

By D. A. Jawo Today (April 10) is the 14th anniversary of the student demonstration in April 2000 when the security forces brutally ...

Gambia Democracy Restoration Committee Publishes Blueprint

Compatriots, Colleagues and Friends-   On behalf of CORDEG's Steering and Executive Committees, please find attached its vision/ mission document.    CORDEG is the newly founded umbrella organization that ... Full story

Gambia Democracy Chair strongly reacts to Document leakage

PRESS RELEASE February 27, 2014 The recent leak to the press of CORDEG's foundation document(s) is a gross breach of trust. As CORDEG strives to build a ... Full story

Zetes takes over Gambian Passports, fees rise from 1000 to 3000 Dalasis

By Ebrima G. Sankareh, Editor-in-Chief What began as a rumor that The Government of The Gambia was to increase passport fees from 1000 to 3000 Gambian ... Full story

After Lengthy NIA Detention, Energy PS, M O Njie, Collapses; Director Kemo Ceesay In Similar State

By Ebrima G. Sankareh, Editor-in-Chief Following the arrest and prolonged detention of Messrs Momodou Omar Njie and Kemo Ceesay, Energy Permanent Secretary and Director respectively, The ... Full story

In 20 years journalism career gig, Sankanu offers 10,000 Gambian dalasi quiz prize

By Prince Bubacarr Aminata SANKANU The year 2013 marked 20 years of my journalism practice. From a humble beginning in 1993 under the mentorship of Ebrima ... Full story

As Gambia Convicts 3 Tortured Opposition Elements of Sedition, Amnesty Cries Foul

MNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE 18 December 2013 The Gambia must immediately release three opposition members convicted of sedition The sedition convictions against three opposition party members in Gambia must ... Full story

Deyda Hydara: Nine Years of Impunity

By D. A. Jawo, Banjul, The Gambia This Monday (16th December) is yet another anniversary of the assassination of prominent Gambian journalist, Deyda Hydara, the ninth ... Full story

PDOIS’ Halifa Sallah Delivers ECOWAS Seminal Paper on Senegambia Conflict

PRESS CONFERENCE CONVENED BY SECRETARY GENERAL PDOIS, HALIFA SALLAH, ON EXPERTS MEETING ON SENE-GAMBIA CONFLICT ZONE AND RELEVANT NATIONAL ISSUES 9TH December 2013 Having been invited to ... Full story

Nelson Mandela, revered statesman and anti-apartheid leader, dies at 95

Former South African President Nelson Mandela has died at age 95 of complications from a recurring lung infection. The anti-apartheid leader and Nobel laureate was a ... Full story

Echo Profile: Gambian-American Developer, Cherno M. Njie, Makes Headlines

By Ebrima G Sankareh, Editor-in-Chief In Literature writes the legendary English poet, playwright and dramatist, William Shakespeare, thus: “Be not afraid of greatness: some are born ... Full story

The Gambia Consultative Council (GCC) Presents Gambia Agenda

Motto: Semper pro patria Three months after its official launching, two months after registering as a corporation and one month after opening its Bank Account, the ... Full story

President Jammeh Axes Information Minister, Nana Grey Johnson

By Ebrima G. Sankareh, Editor-in-Chief Acting on the powers vested in him by Section 71 (4) B of the Gambian Constitution, President Yaya Jammeh has sacked ... Full story

Foroyaa Newspaper's Bai Mass Kah Languishes at NIA Jail

For your information, Bai Mass Kah,  is a messenger employed by Foroyaa Newspaper. He was arrested at his home on Thursday 2013. When the information ... Full story

Gambia Diaspora Launches Democracy Restoration Committee, Readies for Massive Opposition Support

The Steering Committee having formally adapted it's structures on Saturday November 16, 2013, wishes to notify the general public that it is now officially called ... Full story

PDOIS Code of Conduct urges members: Be Civil, Avoid Profanities

PDOIS STATEMENT ON THE CODE OF CONDUCT For Party Members As We Prepare For A New Leap Forward ISSUED BY HALIFA SALLAH  SECRETARY GENERAL Nov. 17, 2013 No party can ... Full story

PDOIS Publishes Strategy Paper on Opposition Unity for Election 2016

PDOIS’ STRATEGY FOR FOSTERING UNITY AMONG THE GAMBIAN OPPOSITION FOR 2016 CLEARING DISTORTIONS EMANATING FROM GMC LEADER’S INTERVIEW The attention of the PDOIS Central Committee was drawn ... Full story

Gambia-Failed Promises, Excesses, Seismic Corruption and Greed

By Sidi M. Sanneh, Fairfax, Virginia Gambians seem to have had enough of the excesses and unreasonable demands of their president, and including but not limited ... Full story

Amnesty International Interviews 3 Gambian Dissidents

Interview by Katharine Derderian, EU Foreign Policy Officer at Amnesty International's European Institutions Office Dr. Amadou Scattred Janneh is the founder and Coordinator of the ‘Coalition ... Full story

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By Prince Bubacarr Aminata SANKANU The year 2013 marked 20 years of my journalism practice. From a humble beginning in 1993 under the mentorship of Ebrima ... Full story
MNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE 18 December 2013 The Gambia must immediately release three opposition members convicted of sedition The sedition convictions against three opposition party members in Gambia must ... Full story
By D. A. Jawo, Banjul, The Gambia This Monday (16th December) is yet another anniversary of the assassination of prominent Gambian journalist, Deyda Hydara, the ninth ... Full story
What do you say about a man who has given everything for nothing? As my brother says, what is the point in writing; and what have ... Full story
Coalition for Change - The Gambia (CCG), Civil Society Associations Gambia (CSAG), Democratic Union of Gambian Activists (DUGA), and other partners will be launching a ... Full story
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