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Gambia Gov’t Reacts To U.S. Ban On Jammeh

Gambia Gov’t Reacts To U.S. Ban On Jammeh

December 11, 2018 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The Ministry of Justice says it has learnt with great appreciation the news from the State Department of the United States that the former President Yahya Jammeh and his family have been banned from entering the United States as a result of the latter`s involvement in significantRead More

President Barrow Bags Honorary Doctorate

President Barrow Bags Honorary Doctorate

December 10, 2018 at 10:36 am 0 comments

By Bekai Njie His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has been awarded a honorary doctorate degree last week for distinguishing himself as an excellent statesman who has demonstrated a strong ‘’commitment to democracy, rule of law, social justice and respect for human rights, among others’’. Regional Maritime University, the leading regionalRead More

Ousainou Darboe Re-elected As UDP Leader

Ousainou Darboe Re-elected As UDP Leader

December 9, 2018 at 11:12 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie Congress delegates at the UDP rally have unanimously reelected Ousainou Darboe as Secretary General and party leader at a well-attended congress held at a local hotel in Kololi earlier today. ​Rohey M. Lowe, the mayoress of Banjul and Saikou Marong, the lawmaker for Latrikunda who both attempted toRead More

Gambia Named Biggest Global Advancer On Freedom Of Expression

December 7, 2018 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

ARTICLE 19 has published its annual report 2017/18 on the state of freedom of expression tracks; global trends across key areas of freedom of expression and information, and how they are experienced in various countries. According to XpA data, The Gambia is thebiggest global advancer on freedom of expression andRead More

TRRC To Commence Hearing On January 7

TRRC To Commence Hearing On January 7

December 7, 2018 at 11:02 pm 0 comments

The TRRC will hold its first public hearing on Monday January 7, 2019. The decision was finalized at a meeting of the commissioners and senior staff of the Secretariat at Dunes Resort on Wednesday, December 5. We are confident that all necessary logistics will be in place and tested beforeRead More