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“There’s No Compulsion In Religion,” Witness Tells Caliph’s Trial

“There’s No Compulsion In Religion,” Witness Tells Caliph’s Trial

By Basirou Conteh The trial of the Caliph General of Dasilameh caliphate continued at Brikama Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, with the third  prosecution witness returning to the witness box. A police constable posted at Bwiam Police Station, Seedy Saidykhan, had earlier testified in the case[Read More…]

by November 24, 2014 1 comment Editorial
Dr. Janneh Remains Unshaken By Arrest Warrant

Dr. Janneh Remains Unshaken By Arrest Warrant

By Abdoulie John The Coordinator of the Coalition for Change – The Gambia remains unshaken by the international warrant of arrest issued by Gambia government. “The arrest warrant is purely a diversionary measure being used by the Gambian dictatorship to shift our attention from the insurmountable[Read More…]

by November 23, 2014 5 comments News
Hamat Scolds Gambia Government

Hamat Scolds Gambia Government

The leader of the opposition National Reconciliation Party (NRP) has scolded the Gambia government for its refusal to allow United Nations special investigators full access to the country’s prisons. The UN Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Christof Heyns, and the Special Rapporteur[Read More…]

by November 23, 2014 2 comments Politics
Obama TKOs the Republican Rednecks

Obama TKOs the Republican Rednecks

“My fellow Americans, tonight, I’d like to talk with you about immigration. For more than 200 years, our tradition of welcoming immigrants from around the world has given us a tremendous advantage over other nations. It’s kept us youthful, dynamic, and entrepreneurial. It has shaped[Read More…]

by November 22, 2014 4 comments Politics
Right Groups Blast Gambia’s Enacted Homophobic Law

Right Groups Blast Gambia’s Enacted Homophobic Law

21 November 2014  Gambia: “Aggravated Homosexuality’’ Offence Carries Life Sentence Gambia’s recent passage of a homophobic law puts the already persecuted lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) community at even greater risk of abuse, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said today. The new[Read More…]

by November 22, 2014 0 comments News
Redefining Africa

Redefining Africa

What people need to know about the African condition By Baba G. Jallow When Creighton University’s African Students Association (AFSA) approached me to give a guest lecture at their annual banquet on the topic “Redefining Africa”, I knew exactly where they were coming from. However,[Read More…]

by November 21, 2014 0 comments Politics

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