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‘Don’t Succumb To GMO Fears’

‘Don’t Succumb To GMO Fears’

By Abdoulie John A visiting Professor has urged Gambians not to succumb to fear surrounding the use of agriculture biotechnology. The Federal University of Petmambuco (UFPE) lecturer,  Dr. Paulo Pages de Andrade, said some campaigners are spreading fear of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) without providing[Read More…]

by July 20, 2018 1 comment Society
SSR Will Tackle Low Salary Issue

SSR Will Tackle Low Salary Issue

By Abdoulie John As the Security Sector Reform (SSR) is gradually taking shape, the National Security Adviser Momodou Badgie has said that low salaries is fueling corruption, and recommendations have been made in the assessment report to address this issue. President Adama Barrow’s National Security[Read More…]

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‘Not Even Ministers Are Above The Law’

‘Not Even Ministers Are Above The Law’

Numuyel, Upper River Region, 20, July, 2018 – President Adama Barrow has said that no one is above the law and that the police are constitutionally mandated to enforce it to the letter. “From Ministers to Permanent secretaries and the common man…. No one is[Read More…]

by July 19, 2018 0 comments News
Why Jammeh’s Robbers Will Be Free

Why Jammeh’s Robbers Will Be Free

Alhagi Touray’s article on telling truth dilemma in The Gambia is a great piece, but we have debated this for many years on-line including on Gambia-L and Maafanta newspaper. The Gambia is essentailly a “RELATIVE” country – which is good when it comes to people[Read More…]

by July 19, 2018 0 comments Society
Why UDP Remains Solid Despite..

Why UDP Remains Solid Despite..

The unfortunate events of the last three weeks have undoubtedly affected the hard working grassroot members of the UDP [United Democratic Party] at home and around the world. The UDP party and the innocent members have been all been accused of many unfounded allegations. As[Read More…]

by July 19, 2018 0 comments Politics
Agric Minister Outlines Plans To Transform Agriculture

Agric Minister Outlines Plans To Transform Agriculture

Ngain Sanjal, North Bank Region, 18 July 2018 – The Barrow administration has told farmers that measures are being instituted to do a comprehensive transformation of the country’s agriculture in the context of the National Development plan (NDP 2018-2021). Speaking at various meeting centers across[Read More…]

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