United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

The UDP is certainly very active. It is working towards the 2016 presidential elections, and the 2017 national assembly elections. We hope that by that time, the playing field will be much leveled… in that I mean some of the things that we are now facing will be a thing of the past. Despite the hostile political environment, we are still forging ahead. We know that we will not be broken. More »

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

The UDP is certainly very active. It is working towards the 2016 presidential elections, and the 2017 national assembly elections. We hope that by that time, the playing field will be much leveled… in that I mean some of the things that we are now facing will be a thing of the past. Despite the hostile political environment, we are still forging ahead. We know that we will not be broken. More »

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

The UDP is certainly very active. It is working towards the 2016 presidential elections, and the 2017 national assembly elections. We hope that by that time, the playing field will be much leveled… in that I mean some of the things that we are now facing will be a thing of the past. Despite the hostile political environment, we are still forging ahead. We know that we will not be broken. More »

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

The UDP is certainly very active. It is working towards the 2016 presidential elections, and the 2017 national assembly elections. We hope that by that time, the playing field will be much leveled… in that I mean some of the things that we are now facing will be a thing of the past. Despite the hostile political environment, we are still forging ahead. We know that we will not be broken. More »

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

The UDP is certainly very active. It is working towards the 2016 presidential elections, and the 2017 national assembly elections. We hope that by that time, the playing field will be much leveled… in that I mean some of the things that we are now facing will be a thing of the past. Despite the hostile political environment, we are still forging ahead. We know that we will not be broken. More »

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

The UDP is certainly very active. It is working towards the 2016 presidential elections, and the 2017 national assembly elections. We hope that by that time, the playing field will be much leveled… in that I mean some of the things that we are now facing will be a thing of the past. Despite the hostile political environment, we are still forging ahead. We know that we will not be broken. More »

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

The UDP is certainly very active. It is working towards the 2016 presidential elections, and the 2017 national assembly elections. We hope that by that time, the playing field will be much leveled… in that I mean some of the things that we are now facing will be a thing of the past. Despite the hostile political environment, we are still forging ahead. We know that we will not be broken. More »

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

United Democratic Party Rallies and campaigns for Election 2016

The UDP is certainly very active. It is working towards the 2016 presidential elections, and the 2017 national assembly elections. We hope that by that time, the playing field will be much leveled… in that I mean some of the things that we are now facing will be a thing of the past. Despite the hostile political environment, we are still forging ahead. We know that we will not be broken. More »

 

UDP Gambia – Statement on the Death of Ebrima (SOLO) Krummah

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Statement on the Death of Ebrima (SOLO) Krummah

The United Democratic Party (UDP) – The Gambia wishes to inform the general public and the international community that another UDP detainee, Solo Krummah, arrested since on the 9th May 2016 and currently under trial, has died in state custody at the Edward Francis’s Small Teaching Hospital in Banjul . Solo was admitted on the 8th August 2016 and reportedly underwent an operation on Friday 19th August 2016 and died on the 20th August 2016 at about 7.15 am after the operation. The party and family members up to the issuance of this statement have not been formally notified of the death.

We Will Dedicate Ourselves to Our Mission to Liberate The Gambia.

partyfourThe leader of United Democratic Party – The Gambia delivered a landmark speech at the party congress held in Basse in which he laid out a call to action for the next General Election scheduled for December 1 2016 in The Gambia.  Addressing thousands of delegates and supporters, Mr. Darboe highlighted the Party’s achievements since the last congress in 2010,

A Brief message on The Celebrations Of International Women’s Day

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As we celebrate the International Women’s Day, let me take this opportunity on behalf of the United Democratic Party (UDP) and indeed on my own behalf to felicitate women of all works of life and to recognize their immense contribution in Gambia’s development spheres.

Diaspora Contribution to the Democratic Change

lawyerThe total number of Gambians in diaspora from conventional sources such has the world bank and IMF, is in the region of 135, 000 or 7% of the total population. This does not take into account the number of influx into Europe through the backway. 

An Uneven Political Playing Field

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The Gambia’s Democratic Space ‘Constricted, Restricted and Shrinking’ Ahead of 2016 Polls

Opposition supporters at a rally in the Gambia. Activists and local politicians say that ahead of the 2016 presidential elections there has been little tolerance for the opposition. Credit: Saikou Jammeh/IPS