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2019 Is The Turning Point For Gambia  

2019 Is The Turning Point For Gambia  

By Abdoulie John President Adama Barrow announced on Saturday that the year 2019 will be a turning point for the country as he launched the Banjul Sewage, Drainage and Road Rehabilitation Project. “This event marks another milestone towards the realisation of my government development plan”[Read More…]

by February 17, 2019 0 comments News
Gambia Army Turned into Killer Machine and Torture Chambers

Gambia Army Turned into Killer Machine and Torture Chambers

The Author: Sarjo Bayang Hoping that the national army stands to protect life and property, that is not Gambia. Over 22 years of junta rule left the country in tatters. Fear reigns in no lesser way than what a subdued helpless population endured during the[Read More…]

by February 17, 2019 0 comments Society
Thousands To Gather In Salikenni For Annual ‘Gaamo’

Thousands To Gather In Salikenni For Annual ‘Gaamo’

Thousands of Muslims from across The Gambia and beyond are Saturday 2nd March, 2019 expected to pack in the community of Salikenni in Central Baddibou, North Bank Region to observe its annual Gaamo. It will be held under the auspices of venerable Sheikh Alhaji Omar[Read More…]

by February 17, 2019 0 comments News
Congratulations from the people of Israel to The Gambia!

Congratulations from the people of Israel to The Gambia!

Gambian-Israeli partnership started years before The Gambia’s independence. The two countries’ relations were boosted dramatically by the meeting of Gambian President, H. E. Adama Barrow with Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu, in Monrovia in June 2017. Ministers and high level officials visited Israel recently,[Read More…]

by February 16, 2019 0 comments News
TRRC: Justice Before Reconciliation

TRRC: Justice Before Reconciliation

By Dr Alhagi Manta Drammeh (Fellow Higher Education Academy (FHE) and Fellow Royal society of Arts (FRSA) UK) I have been following keenly the sittings of the Gambia truth, Reconciliation and Reparation Commission since its start in January 2019. In fact, I had written an[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Politics
Welcoming the National Human Rights Commission

Welcoming the National Human Rights Commission

Finally, the Gambia has joined the group of nations that have realised the importance of human rights and the value of their citizens by creating a National Human Rights Commission. The effort to create this Commission began way back in 2012 even though the APRC[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Society