President Barrow’s image maker mute on NPP’s family feud

National People´s Party (NPP) executive member Seedy Njie was unreceptive when contacted by The Progress Newspaper to shed light on reports the party’s executives were finding it tough to meet President Adama... Read more »

Sports Minister announces a possible double bonus for Scorpion for their game against Mali

January 17, 2022 Honourable Bakary Y. Badjie, Minister of Youth and Sports earlier today visited the team, in Buea in Cameroon where he had a lunch with them and witnessed their match... Read more »

5 Things about Halifa Sallah you might not know

January 17, 2022 Halifa Sallah, since returning to The Gambia from the United States in 1977, only has a bank account in 2017 after winning a parliamentary election for Serrekunda Central Constituency.... Read more »

Editorial The Gambia is not a failed nation but…

January 17, 2022 The Gambia is not a failed state. Far from it. But can it be said that the country will soon be tethering towards this direction if measures are not... Read more »

Seedy Njie clocks 5 years as 10-day Information minister

By Bubacarr Komma January 11, 2022 Infamous Information minister during what was regarded by many as the last kicks of dictator Jammeh’s dying regime has clocked five years since he made history... Read more »

A top GRTS official despoiled a wannabe newscaster’s dream

By Bubacarr Komma January 10, 2022 It seems the Me Too movement sweeping across the world has had a huge positive influence on several young ladies in Africa. Perceived as taboo in... Read more »

Remittance from Gambians in the diaspora contradicts President Barrow´s demeaning attack

By Bubacarr Komma January 10, 2022 President Adama Barrow’s few months ago attempted to diminish the pivotal role Gambians in the diaspora play in the nation’s economy. However, in a twist of... Read more »

GPA attributes “30 million Euros ferry maintenance” hype to media error

By Bubacarr Komma January 10, 2022 In what was generally construed as wasteful spending following its publication, the management of the Gambia Ports Authority recently decided to distance itself from the story... Read more »

Fatoumatta Touma Njai NAM for Banjul South to table private members´ bill to increase women´s participation in parliament

By Bubacarr Komma January 7, 2022 Touma Njie, the National Assembly Memebrs for Banjul south has told Progress newspaper in an interview that she is working on a private member’s bill to... Read more »

Fatoumatta Touma Njai NAM for Banjul South optimistic to keep her seat without PPP

By Bubacarr Komma January 6, 2022 “Of course, I am ready to defend my seat in the forthcoming April parliamentary election. I have very positive and cordial relation with my people. My... Read more »