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Battling Bensouda’s Collapsing Cases

Battling Bensouda’s Collapsing Cases

Is Dida Halaki getting soft? Former Top Editor shed tears for Madam Bensouda. Having condemned the cases against President Uhuru Kenyatta and Vice President William Ruto from the outset, and the cases having collapsed and/or being on the verge of collapse as I had predicted[Read More…]

by July 6, 2015 2 comments News
UTG Is On Fire Right Now

UTG Is On Fire Right Now

Dear Editor, I am on a tight schedule but I nonetheless find it an obligation to inform the general public about the happenings at the only university of the Gambia i.e UTG. Right now the place is on fire due to the reinstating of Dr[Read More…]

by July 5, 2015 2 comments Politics
‘I Blame Zeinab For Jammeh’s Brutality’

‘I Blame Zeinab For Jammeh’s Brutality’

A former close aide of President Yahya Jammeh has blamed the First Lady for what he called “her husband’s never-ending brutality.” The aide said Gambians would have long since “enjoyed peace and stability had Madam Zeinab Zuma Jammeh done the right thing.” “So I blame[Read More…]

by July 5, 2015 19 comments Editorial
Jammeh Pardons 85 Prisoners

Jammeh Pardons 85 Prisoners

Gambian President has granted amnesty to 85 prisoners. Among those who enjoyed presidential amnesty was a death row inmate whose sentence was later commuted to life in prison. Modou Gaye, a former deputy Inspector General of Police, was among eight people condemned to death after[Read More…]

by July 4, 2015 1 comment News
More On Gambia-Bound Cargo Saga

More On Gambia-Bound Cargo Saga

More details are slowly emerging about The Gambia-bound container ship seized in Guinea-Conakry. It has been brought to our attention that the seizure of ASTOR has affected shippers from the United States as well. “Your story excluded shippers from USA and I am a victim[Read More…]

by July 3, 2015 1 comment News
Tortured Gambian Journalist Demands Justice from ECOWAS

Tortured Gambian Journalist Demands Justice from ECOWAS

In 2006, Gambian security forces subjected journalist Musa Saidykhan to one of the cruellest, most inhuman and degrading forms of treatment simply for exercising his right to freedom of expression. But Musa refused to let his torture break his spirit and, assisted by the Media[Read More…]

by July 3, 2015 1 comment Politics