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Lawyer Darboe’s Wife Speaks

Lawyer Darboe’s Wife Speaks

The senior wife of the Gambia’s convicted leader of the opposition United Democratic Party has spoken volumes about her husband, revealing his untold story. Maimuna Ndure-Darboe, a former educationist, remains loyal and thankful to “a husband who had never made us cry.” Mrs Darboe who[Read More…]

by July 25, 2016 0 comments Society
Uproar Over Gambia’s Opposition Jailing

Uproar Over Gambia’s Opposition Jailing

By Absolute John The conviction and sentencing of the United Democratic Party (UDP) leadership, including party leader Ousainou Darboe and supporters has caused uproar in the Gambia, with many people venting anger on Nigerian lawyers and judges on technical aid to the West African nation.[Read More…]

by July 24, 2016 0 comments News
The Die Is Cast; What Next?

The Die Is Cast; What Next?

The conviction and subsequent sentencing of the opposition United Democratic Party leadership, supporters and opposition activists has again reminded us about the Jammeh regime’s callousness, cruelty and disrespect for human rights and the rule of law. The regime’s heartlessness have over and over gone over[Read More…]

by July 24, 2016 0 comments Editorial
Tribute Letter To Ousainou Darboe

Tribute Letter To Ousainou Darboe

“I will not go to court and argue in favour of a position that I do not believe in”. By Madi Jobarteh Dear Hon. Ousainou Darboe, If I were a better Gambian, I should be standing in front of Mile 2 Prisons to demand your[Read More…]

by July 24, 2016 0 comments News
The Political Martyrdom of Ousainou Darbo

The Political Martyrdom of Ousainou Darbo

The Political Martyrdom of Ousainou Darbo By Saul saidykhan When I was writing my last opinion some days ago, I was unaware that lawyer Ousainou Darbo, leader of the United Democratic Party (UDP) and his entire executive, some other associates, and relatives that were arrested[Read More…]

by July 24, 2016 2 comments Society
Gambia: A Testing Ground For Nigerian Judges

Gambia: A Testing Ground For Nigerian Judges

By Gambian Outsider!  The last few days we have all expressed anger and frustration over the hustler Nigerian judges and lawyers in the Gambia on the handling of the case of Mr. Darboe and Co. Letters have been written to various entities complaining about these[Read More…]

by July 24, 2016 0 comments News