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Does Gambia Need To Auction Off All Its Potential Oil Blocks?

Does Gambia Need To Auction Off All Its Potential Oil Blocks?

It was just some weeks ago that I read in one of the online newspapers that the Gambia was going on a trade mission to London to pitch the sale of three (remaining) oil blocks to potential investors. Blocks A1 and A4 were already in[Read More…]

by December 14, 2017 6 comments Society
Bill Should Ban Amnesties for Most Serious Crimes

Bill Should Ban Amnesties for Most Serious Crimes

Gambia: Truth Commission to Uncover Jammeh Abuses Bill Should Ban Amnesties for Most Serious Crimes (Banjul, December 12, 2017) – Gambia’s truth commission bill, to be debated on December 13, 2017, is an important opportunity to shed light on human rights violations committed during the[Read More…]

by December 13, 2017 0 comments News
Why It’s Crucial To Remember 12/2

Why It’s Crucial To Remember 12/2

“Selective civic education” is not civic education in the sense of educating an entire society but instead it becomes propaganda and a control mechanism of peoples´ mind. In a society like ours, civil education must be holistic and not selective if people are to be[Read More…]

by December 12, 2017 1 comment Society
Protest Against African Enslavement

Protest Against African Enslavement

PEOPLE SAY THAT SLAVES WERE TAKEN FROM AFRICA. THIS IS NOT TRUE. PEOPLE WERE TAKEN FROM AFRICA AND WERE MADE INTO SLAVES. I want to inform the general public that, there will be a massive demonstration at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hage[Read More…]

by December 12, 2017 0 comments Politics
Gambia Seeks Closer Cooperation With Wider World

Gambia Seeks Closer Cooperation With Wider World

Gambian believes that closer cooperation with the wider world is expected to yield support for the country’s National Development Plan. President Adama Barrow says the above remarks after four female Ambassadors from Namibia, Switzerland, Canada and South Korea presented their letters of credentials at State[Read More…]

by December 12, 2017 0 comments News
Gambia Gov’t Dispels Fake News

Gambia Gov’t Dispels Fake News

The government of the Gambia has dispelled what it referred to as fake news, denying signing a Memorandum of Understanding with Romanov Empire. The government’s reaction, published below verbatim, was exacerbated by a document that filled social media sites. Some Gambians, especially political opponents of[Read More…]

by December 11, 2017 0 comments News