Sulayman Makalo on 09th Dec

While advocates have celebrated Gambia’s recent ban on female genital mutilation as a necessary first step, they aren’t...

Sulayman Makalo on 08th Dec

The 2013 national Demographic Health Survey indicates that cases of HIV/AIDS in The Gambia, are high among divorced,...

Sulayman Makalo on 01st Dec

The Gambia will hold a presidential election in December 2016, the Independent Electoral Commission chairman Alhagie...

Yahya Jammeh
Sulayman Makalo on 20th Nov

Gambia’s main opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) has strongly condemned the country’s obtuse dictator’s...

Sulayman Makalo on 12th Nov

Just like other young men in the Gambian village of Saaba, Ebrima Touray dreams one day of getting married. First, though,...

Sulayman Makalo on 22nd Sep

Gambia’s economy faces serious risks from a worsening budget, rising inflation and tight interest rates, the International...

Sulayman Makalo on 18th Sep

A new policy document on mental health under review by the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare has revealed that 91,...

Sulayman Makalo on 07th Sep

The son of the former President of The Gambia Sir Dawda Jawara, has been arrested and charged with economic crime. Ebrima...

Sulayman Makalo on 01st Sep

Unlike some of its West African neighbors, The Gambia has enjoyed relative stability, portrayed in tourist brochures...

Hamat Bah leader of Gambia's opposition party, the National Reconciliation Party (NRP).
Sulayman Makalo on 07th Aug

The opposition National Reconciliation Party (NRP) has won by a landslide the Lower Saloum by-election conducted yesterday...