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President Adama Barrow of the Gambia has used his televised New Year’s address to appeal to Gambians to renew their commitment to working as a nation for accelerated development, using vigorous...

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The Africa Cup of Nations tournament which starts in Cameroon on January 9th, 2022 may be the biggest football showpiece the continent has to offer but there is a raging debate over why the media outside...

The president of Guinea-Bissau has negotiated an oil deal with his counterpart from Senegal — without parliamentary approval. Umaro Sissoco Embalo is now facing a ministerial uprising supported by civil...

President Adama Barrow of the Gambia Friday pardoned 21 prisoners in exercise of his powers of prerogative of mercy vested upon him by the constitution. The pardon was made following the recommendations...

A heavy defeat at the polls should send the United Democratic Party (UDP) back to the drawing board. After asking itself what went wrong, it should then start looking for a leader with a broad appeal. ******** Failing...

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Malawi’s Lands and Urban Development Minister Kezzie Msukwa was arrested on Thursday on abuse-of-office allegations involving some land shady deals with a businessman. The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB)...

Air Senegal has taken delivery of its first Airbus A220-300 jet. The new aircraft, registered as 6V-AOA, arrived in Dakar on Thursday evening after completing the delivery flight from Montreal (IATA-Code:...

President Adama Barrow of the Gambia was Thursday named Gambian of the Year by the independent newspaper, The Standard. Lamin Cham, editor-in-chief of The Standard said the award was given to the president...

Mention the name of any Gambian and someone somewhere will think they are good, professional, kind, humble or what have you. Yet, mention that same person in a different setting and someone else will...

The Gambia’s Health Services, described by one presidential candidate as a “death trap,” is frequently making unfavorable news headlines, often relating to tragic incidents of maternal mortality,...