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The Gambia’s Image In Tatters

The Gambia’s Image In Tatters

Brand Gambia has been tarnished for a long time since the day unruly soldiers landed on the Executive seat of power. The Gambia’s high office is blemished and ransacked with vigour and unprofessionalism by the ruling APRC. The brand that the world came to accept[Read More…]

by December 16, 2014 0 comments News
Open Letter To Yahya Jammeh

Open Letter To Yahya Jammeh

  Reporters Without Borders 15 December 2014   GAMBIA   Ten years have passed since Reporters Without Borders and Agence France-Presse correspondent Deyda Hydara was shot dead in Banjul on his way home from The Point, the newspaper he helped to found – ten years[Read More…]

by December 16, 2014 0 comments News
A Requiem For Deyda Hydara

A Requiem For Deyda Hydara

By Foday Samateh Even as I write these words, a part of me is still in denial. Ten years on, the wishful in me still clings to a chimera. I do so because the ghoulish reality of December 16, 2004, sends me in bouts of disillusionment[Read More…]

by December 16, 2014 7 comments News, Press Freedom
Remanded Minister Secures Bail

Remanded Minister Secures Bail

The Gambia’s remanded former Minister of Works at last secured the right to bail. Justice Simone Abi of the High Court in Banjul last week granted bail to Ousman Badjie. Mr. Badjie’s bail bond includes two Gambian sureties each owning a landed property worth D5[Read More…]

by December 14, 2014 0 comments News
Falai Let Down Activist Colleagues

Falai Let Down Activist Colleagues

Activist colleagues of Mr. Falai Baldeh have expressed disappointment over his defection to the ruling Alliance for Patriotic, Re-orientation and Construction of President Yahya Jammeh. The fierce critic of the Gambia government’s policies reportedly jumped ship during a meeting involving officials of the government and APRC[Read More…]

by December 14, 2014 11 comments Politics
We Must Have Unity Of Action

We Must Have Unity Of Action

After all is said and done, we are all in the same fight, and the same team. But one thing that must be present, kicking and alive is UNITY of Action. Some might take the route of “reconciliation”, others “force”, others “rebellion” or “whatever”, but[Read More…]

by December 14, 2014 0 comments Diaspora

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