Monday, September 30, 2019

Gambia fears economic crisis after Thomas Cook collapse


Efforts to revive an economy “completely destroyed” by Gambia’s former president, Yahya Jammeh, have been dealt a severe blow by Thomas Cook’s collapse (Photo: Modou S. Joof | TNBES | May 2019).

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Jammeh’s ‘HIV/AIDS treatment was a lie’


Survivors call for the withdrawal of medical licences of two doctors
 
Yahya Jammeh prays while administering his alleged herbal HIV cure to a patient at the State House in Banjul. Photo | AP | 2007

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Gambia training to build capacities of financial institutions on money laundering risks

Director of Gambia's financial intelligence unit, Alagie Darboe, said it was important to "identify, assess, and mitigate" risks associated with money laundering and terrorist financing (Photo Credit: @JoofMS/TNBES).

Monday, June 10, 2019

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Gambia Scraps Jammeh’s Portrait Off Currency Notes

The move has been welcomed by some Gambians on social media as new regime in Banjul gradually takes a decisive break with the country’s brutal past (PHOTO CREDIT: MSJoof / TNBES / May 2019

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Gambia is 120th Happiest Country Globally - Report

Rights groups protest against impunity, perceived corruption in government and  environmental damage in Gambia in June 2018 (Photo taken from Freedom Newspaper)

Friday, January 18, 2019

Gambia: Truth Commission’s ‘Never Again’ Objective Should Be Collective Enterprise


President Yahya Jammeh, who ruled the tiny West African country for 22 years, was forced to step-down in 2017 by ECOWAS forces after he refused to cede power following an election defeat to current president, Adama Barrow. (Photo: EPA)