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Gambian migrant seized in Italy on suspicion of planning attack

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Italian police have arrested an immigrant from Gambia suspected of planning an attack on behalf of the Islamic State (IS) militant group,...

Gambia puts moratorium on death penalty

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Gambian President Adama Barrow announced a moratorium on the death penalty as the West African country rebuilds following the removal last year...

Gambia back in the Commonwealth

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Gambia rejoined the Commonwealth, the tiny West African former British colony's foreign ministry said, five years after its now exiled former authoritarian...

Elderly Gambians seek justice over fake AIDS cure

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The president found a cure for AIDS. That news reached Ousman Sowe, the head of a Gambian AIDS support network, in 2007....

Gambia arrests top Jammeh generals

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Military authorities in Gambia arrested two of ex-strongman Yahya Jammeh's generals when unexpectedly returned from exile over the weekend, the army said...

Gambia turns to private sector for maritime protection patrols

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Gambia is negotiating deals with three private companies to crack down on rampant illegal fishing in its territorial waters, a senior official...

African Petroleum to take Gambian dispute to court

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African Petroleum Corp plans to go to court to resolve its dispute with Gambia, the Norwegian-listed company said after government stripped it...

Killed and dumped in wells: the horrors of Gambia’s ex-regime

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When 52 West African migrants sneaked into Gambia from Senegal on July 21, 2005, they expected to meet a boat to ferry...

Ex-Gambian Minister to remain in Swiss jail

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Former Gambian interior minister Ousman Sonko will remain in a Swiss jail for three more months after the country's attorney general broadened...

ECOWAS extends Gambia military mission

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

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Misleading SANDF post removed after defenceWeb intervention

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One imagines at least a handful of the more than seven thousand followers of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) LinkedIn social media account...