GAMBIA: FORMER STATE HOUSE DRIVER NAMED IN A RAPE ALLEGATIONS AGAINST DICTATOR JAMMEH DEBUNKS FATOU JALLOW’S CLAIMS!

Hits: 2691The former State House driver Landing Sanyang, who was named by an alleged Gambian rape victim Fatou Jallow, AKA Toufah Jallow, as the driver, who picked her up from her family home to drop her off to her alleged rapist dictator Yahya Jammeh, has debunked Ms. Jallow’s rape allegations against Yahya Jammeh. Sanyang told Freedom Radio Gambia that to the best of his recollection, there was no point in time that the former beauty pageant was picked up from her home without the company of her peers, who were…

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GAMBIA’S INFORMATION MINISTER SAYS ” THE FATU NETWORK” HAD PUBLISHED A FALSE STORY ON THE ALLEGED SACKING OF HAMAT BAH; SANKAREH AND AMIE BOJANG SISSOHO!

Hits: 2755Issued: 3rd June 2019 Press Release: Neither Tourism Minister nor Government Spokesperson & Director of Press and Public Relations at the Office of the President sacked The Ministry of Information and Communications Infrastructure (MOICI), wishes to inform the public that contrary to social media reports, the President of the Republic, H.E. Adama Barrow, has not sacked any serving Minister or senior public officials from the government. The report was first published by The Fatu Network over the weekend that the Minister of Tourism, Hon Hamat Bah, Government Spokesperson, Mr.…

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Gambia: Information minister apologises to private media

Hits: 2536The minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Ebrima Sillah, during the commemoration of World Press Freedom Day on Friday publicly apologised for the comments he made recently while addressing President Adama Barrow’s supporters at State House. According to Mr. Sillah, his message was misunderstood after urging citizens to be following the state broadcaster for any factual news about government. His comments did not go down well with the public especially the private media and was heavily criticised for his comments. Sillah who claimed his comments may have been taken…

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FIRE OUTBREAK AT THE CENTRAL BANK OF THE GAMBIA; BANK COMPUTERS AND PRINTERS DESTROYED; ENTRAPPED STAFFERS RESCUED WITH A LADDER!

Hits: 2474A fire outbreak has been reported at the Central Bank of The Gambia, this medium can reveal. The inferno occurred on Wednesday. Bank computers and printers were destroyed as a result of the fire incident. Details are sketchy about the actual cause of the blaze. The bank’s electric door was inaccessible. It ceased to operate because of the incident. A ladder was used to help rescue the entrapped staffers. Bank staffers could be seen climbing on the ladder to get out of the building. Electricity wasn’t stable at the…

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BREAKING NEWS: EX NIA DEPUTY DIRECTOR LOUIS GOMEZ, WHO IS ACCUSED OF MURDERING SOLO SANDENG DIES IN PRISON TODAY!

Hits: 2431A former Deputy Director of the infamous National Intelligence Agency (NIA) Louis Gomez, has died, the Freedom Newspaper can reveal. Mr. Gomez died in prison today. He was among the nine former NIA officers accused of killing the late Solo Sandeng. He has been in prison for over a year. Mr. Gomez is a former teacher. He later enlisted into the National Intelligence Agency (NIA). He rose to different positions at the Agency, before he was appointed Deputy Director by the exiled Gambian dictator Yahya Jammeh. The circumstances surrounding…

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Gambia: YEP presents D26 million agro processing machines to 14 enterprises

Hits: 2394Youth Empowerment Project, YEP, on Monday delivered an agro-processing equipment valued at D26,000,000 to 14 beneficiary companies to enhance productivity and value addition, particularly at farm-gate. Funded by the European Union Emergency Trust Fund for Africa and implemented by the International Trade Centre, YEP addresses the economic root causes of irregular migration by supporting youth employment and entrepreneurship. The equipment includes groundnut paste making machines, groundnut powder making machines, groundnut roasting machines, candy rolling machines tables (candy made from groundnut and cashew), flour milling machines, rice grader and destoners,…

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GAMBIA: VP DARBOE WANTS TO RESIGN FROM BARROW’S GOV’T; AS DARBOE SHED TEARS WHILE DISCUSSING WITH AIDES ABOUT BARROW’S RECENT COMMENTS!

Hits: 2560In what his close aides described as “furious, confused and disappointed Ousainou Darboe” Gambia’s Vice President and the leader of the United Democratic Party (UDP) is contemplating resigning from the Barrow Government, amid Barrow’s recent remarks ruling out the possibility of him (Barrow) being replaced by the UDP as a Presidential aspirant in any future elections, the Freedom Newspaper can authoritatively report. Barrow’s statement was not well received by Mr. Darboe, who was billed to attend a conference organized by Gambians in Norway this past week. Mr. Darboe has…

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PRESIDENT BARROW FIRES HIS VICE PRESIDENT; OJ; DA JAWO; AND SAFFIE LOWE FIRED

Hits: 2487President Adama Barrow today effected a major cabinet reshuffle. Among those replaced in his cabinet includes Gambia’s Vice President Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajang, and Agriculture Minister Omar Amadou Jallow. He has appointed Ousainou Darboe, Gambia’s Foreign Minister and leader of the United Democratic Party to serve as his Vice President. A press release from the presidency said the former VP Tambajang has been redeployed to the Foreign Service. Barrow has also fired his Information Minister Demba Ali Jawo, and agriculture Minister Omar Amadou Jallow. His Health Minister Saffie Lowe Ceesay…

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Breaking News: Ten Men Armed With AK 47 Rifles Robbed The GNPC Gas Station In Farafenni Last Night!

Hits: 2384Ten men armed with AK 47 rifles attacked the Gambia National Petroleum Company (GNPC) gas station, and forcefully subdued the watchmen on duty, before fleeing with over one hundred and twenty thousand dalasis (D120,000) found in two different cash safe boxes, the Freedom Newspaper can authoritatively report. The robbery incident happened last in the heart of Farafenni town, where the GNPC is operating a gas station. GNPC is a Gambia Government owned petroleum company. But the company was monopolized by dictator Yahya Jammeh during his twenty two years rule.…

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Pristine Lawyer Puts Gambia Gov’t On Notice; Says Pristine Will File For Punitive Damages Against The Barrow Gov’t At The International Center For Settlement Of Investment Disputes

Hits: 2401“ We understand there have been attempts to resolve our client’s claim, but no resolution has been achieved. We make it clear that our client remains open to reasonable settlement terms. As you will be aware however, Article 14.2 of the Master agreement says as follows: All disputes arising out of or in connection with this agreement shall be finally settled under the laws of the International Chamber of Commerce. In the event that settlement is not reached, our client will have no choice but to request arbitration through…

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