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The Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA) has organised a three-day human rights training workshop for the Prison Service of The Gambia. The workshop brough together 35 officers...

President Adama Barrow of the Gambia has reiterated his government’s commitment to promote democracy, stability  and strong institutions for sustainable national development. Addressing a team of...

Introduction ‘The Gambia We Want’ is a nationwide campaign that TANGO has launched as a self-conscious realization that unless citizens take ownership and leadership in the affairs of the nation,...

He threw up his hands in the air, and in exasperation and utter disappointment with my human rights this, human rights that pontification, he threw his salvos of questions: “We do not eat human...

President Adama Barrow took over the presidency of the Gambia on January 19, 2017, in an emotional ceremony in Senegal that marked the passing of the torch from President Yahya Jammeh. He assumed office...

(JollofNews)- As the campaign “The Gambia We Want” is gaining momentum, the Association of Non-Governmental Organisations (TANGO) is mobilising its activist base to make their voice heard. The...

(JollofNews) – As part of efforts to tackle the uncontrolled spread of settlements in the country, Gambia government has expressed its resolve to put a halt to poorly planned urban development. Settlements along...

Dear Mr. President, Happy Independence Day to you and all of us. At the stroke of the midnight on 18th February 1965, we hoisted the Red, White, Blue, White, Green striped national flag and became an...

There are many hitherto unknown persons, some of them nondescript and a few familiar faces who have expressed interest in running for Mayoral and Local government offices. Several candidates in total...

President Adama Barrow of the Gambia has expressed his gratitude to former president Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara and Lady Chilel Jawara for honouring his invitation to attend the country’s 53rd independence...