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Lawyer Darboe and his supporters being led away in handcuffs

(JollofNews) –  May it please the honourable court, I am 67 years old.  At the age of 19, I started the pursuit of knowledge in earnest. I focused on attaining qualification...

Jammeh guard of honour

(JollofNews) – President Yahya Jammeh of the Gambia has used the anniversary of his 22 years in power to renew his commitment to bring more prosperity and development to the door...

Ocean Bay Hotel, where the Nichol family stayed during their time in The Gambia

(JollofNews) – As we shivered in the drab weather, the question in the Nichol house was: ‘Where do we go for some guaranteed sunshine without crossing half the planet?’ A...

Gambia's Yahya Jammeh

(JollofNews) – The US embassy in Banjul was closed for all but essential services today after Gambian authorities removed its police protection. It was not immediately clear...

Army officials on parade

(JollofNews) – Guinea Bissau’s prime minister Baciro Dja has quelled rumours of discontent in the army after a new chief was named to head the country’s military. On Thursday,...

Bakery Jatta began life as a professional footballer on Wednesday as he trained with his Hamburg team-mates

(JollofNews) – Gambian refugee Bakary Jatta got his first taste of life as a professional footballer on Wednesday as he trained with Hamburg. The 18-year-old striker was put...

Momodou Musa Touray

(JollofNews) – The last time I raise my head above the parapet of Gambian politics was eons ago. Circa 2003. A year the press gagging Media Commission Bill was championed by...

Yahya

(JollofNews) – The announcement on July 5, the eve of Koriteh (Eid-il-Fitr) by the Office of the President that 27 senior, middle and junior level government officials have been...

Lawyer Darboe and his supporters being led away in handcuffs

(JollofNews) –  May it please the honourable court, I am 67 years old.  At the age of 19, I started the pursuit of knowledge in earnest. I focused on attaining qualification...

Mr Darboe's supporters protesting against his arrest

(JollofNews) – A prominent Gambian opposition activist who was arrested for protesting against the arrest and detention of the leadership of the opposition United Democratic...

A cartoon of President Yahya Jammeh holding a human skull. Photo: RNW/Damien Glez

(JollofNews) – Exactly 22 years today, President Yahya Jammeh became leader of our small but blessed country when he and his fellow soldiers overthrew the government of Sir Dawda...

sky

(JollofNews) – The Gambian community in the United Kingdom will Saturday hold the funeral prayers of four Gambian men and a Senegalese national who were killed on 7th July after...