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Friday, 08-28-15, 15:02Fair Enough but ...[The Point] The Independent Electoral Commission's re-demarcation of big electoral constituencies is fair enough, as proper demarcation of the electoral constituencies not only guarantees fair elections, but would also ensure proper representation of the people. read more...
Friday, 08-28-15, 15:02Gambia's Former Chief Justice Passes Away[The Point] Gambia's former Chief Justice Abdou Karim Savage has passed away. read more...
Friday, 08-28-15, 12:35Man Arrested for Sharing Picture of Prophet Mohammed On Facebook[MFWA] Alhagie Mam Seye, a Gambian citizen, has been charged with "uttering words with intent to wound religious feelings" after he shared a picture of Prophet Mohammed on Facebook. read more...
Thursday, 08-27-15, 17:30Taranga FM Boss Denies Chargesby Fatou Sowe[Daily Observer] Abdoulie Ceesay, the embattled managing director of Teranga FM radio has pleaded not guilty to the 7-count charges of sedition and publication of false news preferred against him before the High Court in Banjul, presided over by Justice Simeon Ateh Abi. read more...
Thursday, 08-27-15, 17:30Pretty Much[Daily Observer] For a young mother to bury her child alive, a story we broke some months ago is awfully distressing, for it has with it a disappointingly disgraceful image. We however take solace in the fact that justice has finally taken its course. read more...
Thursday, 08-27-15, 6:27Adama Jammeh Gets Another Chance At AAG After IAAF Flop[Daily Observer] Sprinter Adama Jammeh will get another chance to secure an automatic Olympics qualification spot when he participates at the All Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville next month. read more...
Wednesday, 08-26-15, 14:57Savoy to Name Squad Tomorrow[The Point] As Gambia's AFCON qualifiers clash against Cameroon draws near read more...
Tuesday, 08-25-15, 15:56The Youth and the Nation[Daily Observer] Statistics indicate that the Gambia's population is dominated by the youth between the ages of 0 and 24, which makes it a country poised for two possibilities; to take advantage of its youthfulness and develop, or to relax and lose the advantages that comes along with youthfulness. read more...
Tuesday, 08-25-15, 15:39Is the Freedom of the Pardoned Prisoners Restrictive?[Foroyaa] On 22 July 2015, while commemorating the 21st anniversary of the July 22 take over, President Jammeh announced that he was going to release certain categories of prisoners. Hundreds of prisoners were released.The question arises: Do these pardoned prisoners enjoy the same fundamental freedom as any other citizens as enshrined in the Constitution, such as freedom of expression, freedom of association, freedom of movement? read more...
Tuesday, 08-25-15, 15:39IEC Urges Political Parties to 'Regularise' Their Status[Foroyaa] The Independent Electoral Commission in a press release has urged all existing political parties to regularise their status to meet the requirements of the recent amendment of the Elections Act 2009, especially the amendments made to section 105. read more...

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