Gambia’s food insecurity increases by 100%

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By: Ousman Saidykhan The Gambia continues to wallow in food insecurity as figures rise from 13.4 in 2021 to 26.5 in 2022, according to the October 2022...

Headline inflation rises to 13.3%: Govt blames Russia-Ukraine war for hikes in commodity prices

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By: Modou Touray The Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Mr Seedy Keita has said that the Russia-Ukraine war adversely affected the country's growth prospects resulting in rising...

Jawara-Sabally case: Judge warns supporters to stay out of his court if…

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By: Ousman Saidykhan A Banjul High Court judge has warned supporters to avoid his court if they have no business in the civil lawsuit involving renowned businessman...

Over 1.2 Billion Dalasis Kiang West Road Project on Course

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By Lamin Njie (Ministry of Transport) Apart from the ongoing OIC project, the Ministry of Transport, Works and Infrastructure is currently implementing another important road network project in...

From grade 9 dropout to a successful electrician: Manbureh says success is not confined...

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By: Modou Touray Ousman Manbureh disagrees with the common notion that school dropouts are failures, justifying that he is a successful electrician. Ousman decided to learn electrical...

Determined to make Gambia proud: Faye Njie calls for help to better participate in...

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By: Dawda Baldeh 28-year-old Gambian judoka Faye Njie, who made history as the first Gambian athlete to ever win a silver medal at the Commonwealth a few months...

‘Journalism is noble’: MAJaC graduates 40 students

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By: Dawda Baldeh The Media Academy for Journalism and Communication (MAJaC) has graduated about 40 students who completed their academic requirements from the advanced diploma level in its...

Family loses entire life savings in fire outbreak

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By: Modou Touray Fatou Fatty, the wife of Bakary Bojang whose house was recently devastated by a fire outbreak has told The Fatu Network that his husband doesn't...

Gambia gets poorer: Poverty rate surges to 53.4 per cent

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By: Hadram Hydara The World Bank has reported, according to statistics from The Gambia Poverty and Gender Assessment 2022 report, a 53.4 per cent climb in the poverty...

Coalition Of Progressive Gambians Cancels Planned November 11 Protest

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By: Ousman Saidykhan A pressure group dubbed 'Coalition of Progressive Gambians' has on Wednesday 9th October 2022 cancelled their scheduled November 11 protest; instead, they will now embark...

‘Don’t put our sponsorship letters in the Bin’, Husain Dada tells companies to value...

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By: Muhammed Lamin Drammeh Amid limited resources and financial challenges hampering the growth of artists in the Gam-music industry, talented songwriter and rapper, Hussain Dada, has said that...

GRA staff trained to better collect tax for national development  

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By: Dawda Baldeh Staff of Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) have undergone training on transfer pricing in revenue collection. The training was conducted by GRA in partnership with West...

November 11 protesters give ultimatum to gov’t over planned Friday protest

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By: Muhammed Lamin Drammeh The Coalition for Progressive Gambians Chairman Seedy Cham and Secretary General Modou Jane have said that the government of The Gambia has only today,...

UDP’s Dembo Kambi says he forsook UK naturalization for BAC chairmanship, national interest

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By: Modou Touray The outspoken former chairperson of the National Youth Council, Dembo Kambi, has disclosed that he has forsaken the chance to be naturalised as a United...

US Elections 2022: What Gambian-Americans Think

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By: Sarjo Brito, FPC International Reporting Tour Participant, Raleigh, North Carolina It is barely 24 hours to what analysts say might be one of the most consequential midterms...

Malick Jones urges GFF to address youths’ challenges in football

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By: Dawda Baldeh Veteran Gambian broadcaster and football commentator Malick Jones who is currently in Qatar for a World Cup Assignment has urged the Gambia Football Federation (GFF)...

Trump Shadows Midterm Elections Amid Growing Fear of Election Denialism

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By Sarjo Brito, FPC International Reporting Tour Participant, Phoenix, Arizona Former US President Donald J. Trump might not be on the ballot, but he is continuing to shadow...

To avoid post-harvest spoiling of goods: Watermelon farmers call for market space

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By: Modou Touray Watermelon farmers, who transport their produce to the greater Banjul areas to sell, have called for a market space to be built for them as...

President Barrow commends chiefs for strengthening diplomacy

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President Adama Barrow on Thursday November 3rd 2022, received Chiefs from across the regions in the country. The Chiefs were at the Presidency to report on their...

Funding shortage delays completion of Basori market

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By: Modou Touray The completion of Kombo Basori market is still challenging. The market is expected to provide space for at least 45 vendors but the lack...