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Tribalism, Migration and Politics in the Gambian Context

Tribalism, Migration and Politics in the Gambian Context

By Alieu SK Manjang A close onlooker of the Western politics would apprehend the ubiquitous presence of native and migrant dichotomy in the political discourses of these countries. With the rise of populism in many developed democracies, this has come to inform many social policies,[Read More…]

by October 22, 2020 0 comments Society
West Africa Rights Coalition Blames Nigeria

West Africa Rights Coalition Blames Nigeria

A Coalition of Human Rights Organisations in West Africa condemns the Killing of Protesting Youth in Nigeria. The under-listed organisations in West Africa condemn the killings of the youth protesting against police brutality under the #ENDSARS movement in Nigeria. It was reported that the incident[Read More…]

by October 22, 2020 0 comments Politics
AI Scolds Nigeria Over Military Killing

AI Scolds Nigeria Over Military Killing

At least 12 people killed at Alausa and Lekki Toll Gate Lagos Hundreds severely injured CCTV dismantled to cover murder An on-the-ground investigation by Amnesty International has confirmed that the Nigerian army and police killed at least 12 peaceful protesters yesterday at two locations in[Read More…]

by October 22, 2020 0 comments News

Gambia Makes Moderate Advancement In Combating Child Labor

The Gambia made advancement in combatting child labor.  The news is contained in the United States Department of Labor’s 2019 edition of its Annual Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor Report (TDA Report). Read below the press release issued by the Embassy of[Read More…]

by October 20, 2020 0 comments News
President Barrow Reshuffles Cabinet

President Barrow Reshuffles Cabinet

President Adama Barrow on Wednesday effected a minor cabinet reshuffle. In the process, President Barrow relieved Ministers of Youth and Sports and Trade, Hadrammeh Sidibeh and Lamin Jobe, respectively. In a press release published below, President Barrow announced the appointment of Bakary Y. Badjie as[Read More…]

by September 30, 2020 0 comments Politics
Three Gambian Journalists Selected for 2020 U.S. Election Coverage

Three Gambian Journalists Selected for 2020 U.S. Election Coverage

Selection of Three Gambian Journalists for 2020 U.S. Election Coverage Banjul, The Gambia – The United States Embassy in The Gambia congratulates three Gambian journalists selected to participate in the 2020 “Foreign Press Centers Program for Elections 2020: A Virtual Tour of the United States[Read More…]

by September 29, 2020 0 comments News