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Pres. Barrow to Nana Akufo-Addo: ‘THANK YOU FOR HELPING GAMBIA’

Gambian President, Adama Barrow, has thanked President Akufo-Addo for his support in restoring democracy in The Gambia. Mr. Barrow was in Ghana for a day’s...

AFRICA: Tanzania expels UNDP head Awa Dabo

Tanzania has expelled the head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the country, the foreign ministry has said in a statement. It blamed...

GAMBIA: President Barrow off to Nigeria and three ECOWAS countries on...

Gambian leader Adama Barrow is expected to leave the shores of Banjul today to destinations in West Africa. The President will visit Nigeria, Sierra...

Senegal fishing boat accident kills 17 near the northern border with...

Seventeen people drowned on Tuesday in Senegal when a boat carrying them capsized in the Saloum River, near the northern border with The Gambia,...

SENEGAL: Atleast 22 people are reported dead in a deadly fire...

At least 22 people were burnt to ashes in a serious fire outbreak in Madina Gounass in the Tambacounda Region, Senegal. According to media...

Gambia’s women Affairs Minister Fatoumatta Tambajan wins African Woman of the...

Gambia’s Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajan, Minister of Women Affairs and Overseer - Vice President's Office, is the New African Woman of Year. The fearless Gambian human...

3 Gambian women nominated into the 2017 African Woman Awards

Following weeks of public nominations from across the continent and Diaspora, three Gambians have been finally nominated for the much-anticipated New African Woman Awards...

Gambia’s Ousted Dictator Is Living the Good Life in a Palace...

BY COLIN FREEMAN : foreignpolicy.com For a town of 7,000 in the middle of Africa’s densest jungle, Mongomo boasts an impressive list of attractions....

Nigerian Pilot Completes Historic Expedition But Why Is This Not On...

“Finally, global media takes notice of an African Success story!” I wish! I wish this is the report I was writing about but unfortunately it...

EGYPT: The Morsi Syndrome And The Gambia Comparative Parallels

By: Malik Kah: When the revolution dawned in Egypt all Egyptians closed ranks and forged a fraternity of camaraderie , the left, the liberals,...

BREAKING: Serigne Cheikh Ahmed Tidiane Sy passes away

The Khalif General of the Tijanniya brotherhood in Tivaoune, Senegal has passed away Wednesday, according to Senegalese media reports. Serigne Cheikh Ahmed Tidiane Sy commonly...

Breaking News: Yahya Jammeh discloses plans of going into agriculture

Gambia's exiled former leader Yahya Jammeh has reportedly disclosed plans to take up farming "full time". Quoting the Jeune Afrique newspaper, a BBC report...

ECOMIG gets new mandate as some troops withdraw

The Economic Community of West African States' Mission in The Gambia (ECOMIG) is withdrawing some troops as it implements a new mandate that began...

Morocco officially requests to join ECOWAS as a full member

Morocco has officially requested to join the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) as a full member. According to APA, the country’s Ministry of...

Dead migrants wash up on Libyan beach from boat with no...

By Aidan Lewis TUNIS (Reuters) - The bodies of at least 74 migrants have been found washed up on the shore in western Libya after...

Senegal: Urgent Action Needed on Forced Child Begging; This has to...

Senegal has made inadequate progress in protecting thousands of young boys in Quranic boarding schools from exploitation and often extreme physical abuse at the...

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