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ECOWAS extends military mission in The Gambia by 1 year

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in Gambia, World | 0 comments

West African troops have extended their military mission in Gambia by one year after entering the country in January to force out longtime...

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West African troops extend Gambia mission for a year

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Uganda | 0 comments

New president Barrow will continue to be protected by ECOWAS Monrovia, Liberia | AFP |  The Economic Community of West African States...

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West African troops extend Gambia mission for a year

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, News, World | 0 comments

Liberia's President and ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States) Chairperson Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (L) looks on as ECOWAS...

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One dead after Gambian protesters clash with ECOWAS troops

Posted by on Jun 4, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Uganda | 0 comments

FILE PHOTO: Ecowas troops Banjul, Gambia | AFP |  A Gambian protester died of gunshot wounds Saturday, the day after being shot as...

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Gambia tackles sleazy image to diversify tourism

Posted by on May 24, 2017 in Crime, Gambia, Uganda | 0 comments

The Gambia has built a reputation as a haven for tourists willing to pay for sun, sand, sea… and sex. But its tourism board has ambitious...

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Gambia seizes ex-dictator Jammeh’s bank accounts

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Breaking news, Gambia, News | 0 comments

  Gambian authorities have seized assets including 86 bank accounts and 131 properties linked to former president Yahya Jammeh, an...

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Gambia’s Jammeh ‘stole $50m’, assets frozen

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Yahya Jammeh stole at least $50-million Banjul, Gambia | AFP |  The Gambia’s longtime former ruler Yahya Jammeh stole at least...

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Gambia issues arrest warrants for suspected killers of journalist

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

Two former soldiers are wanted in connection with the 2004 killing. The post Gambia issues arrest warrants for suspected killers of...

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Gambia issues arrest warrants for suspected killers of journalist

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in Gambia, World | 0 comments

A Gambian court on Friday issued international arrest warrants for two ex-soldiers suspected of murdering a journalist during the rule of...

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AU to help Gambia establish commission to probe past atrocities

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

The African Union is ready to help the The Gambia prepare a Truth and Reconciliation Commission to look into atrocities committed in the...

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Gambia swears in several homegrown judges

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

New president Barrow has got support of the EU in his efforts to rebuild the country’s institutions Banjul, Gambia | AFP |  The...

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Gambia swears in several homegrown judges

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Gambia, News, Politics | 0 comments

The Gambia’s president swore in six new judges to top courts Monday, with Gambians dominating the list in a country that long relied...

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Gambian president, Barrow, fires officials loyal to Jammeh

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in Gambia | 0 comments

by Omoleye Omoruyi Gambian President, Adama Barrow on Wednesday fired Gambia’s Central Bank Governor and three other bank officials...

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Gambian president fires central bank chief, 3 deputies

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in Gambia, World | 0 comments

President Adama Barrow on Wednesday fired Gambia’s central bank governor and three other bank officials considered loyal to former...

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Swiss authorities extend detention for ex-Gambia interior minister in Switzerland

Posted by on May 3, 2017 in Gambia, News, World | 0 comments

Ousman Sonko served under ousted Gambian leader, Yahya Jammeh. Have you read Trendiee Today? Click here to read The post Swiss authorities...

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Nigeria’s Amina J. Mohammed wins the New African Woman in Politics and Public Office award

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Africa, Gambia | 0 comments

The fearless Gambian human rights activist won New African Woman magazine’s Woman of the Year Award at their Award ceremony that took...

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Gambia gets female parliament speaker

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Lawyer Denton is new Gambia Speaker Banjul, Gambia | AFP | The Gambia’s first female barrister was sworn in Tuesday as National...

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Gambia actress, Princess Shyngle flaunts her hot curves in new photos

Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in Africa, Entertainment, Gambia, Music | 0 comments

Princess Shyngle is a Gambian actress based in Ghana who is considered to be one of the most curvaceous ladies in the industry. Over time,...

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Barrow’s party wins Gambia parliamentary election

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

Gambian President Adama Barrow’s United Democratic Party (UDP) has won Thursday’s parliamentary election, taking 31 seats in the 53-member...

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Gambia elects MPs for post-Jammeh era

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

President Barrow Banjul, Gambia | AFP | Polls closed on Thursday evening in The Gambia with voters expected to usher in a new generation...

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