Archive for April, 2014

'PPP Will Not Contest 2016 Presidency'

'PPP Will Not Contest 2016 Presidency'

The ousted People’s Progressive Party (PPP) will neither contest in the presidential election nor look for leadership positions in the country, the party’s Coordinator disclosed. Omar Amadou Jallow made the expose shortly after he returned to the Gambia. Mr. Jallow was on a two month[Read More…]

by April 26, 2014 15 comments Society
‘PPP Will Not Contest 2016 Presidency’

‘PPP Will Not Contest 2016 Presidency’

The ousted People’s Progressive Party (PPP) will neither contest in the presidential election nor look for leadership positions in the country, the party’s Coordinator disclosed. Omar Amadou Jallow made the expose shortly after he returned to the Gambia. Mr. Jallow was on a two month[Read More…]

by April 26, 2014 15 comments Society
How Musa Jammeh Rose to Prominence

How Musa Jammeh Rose to Prominence

Our State House revealer is back again with what he called “another dirty secret Gambians are not privy to.” This is about how the late Col. Musa Jammeh and Capt. Tumbul Tamba came to prominence. The revealer said it all happened after the late Lt.[Read More…]

by April 25, 2014 0 comments News
'Jammeh Breaks  Bodyguard's Ribs'

'Jammeh Breaks Bodyguard's Ribs'

  President Yahya Jammeh is accused of physically striking his personal aides to the extent of breaking the ribs of one of them. “He would physically strike his orderlies with his hand or cane,” State House source said. The source said two of the Gambian[Read More…]

by April 24, 2014 0 comments Editorial
Lingua Franca In The Gambia

Lingua Franca In The Gambia

Language As A Culture Of Civilization   By Seedy Fofanah A lingua franca is any language which a country adopts as its official language, and which has different language chosen group country like The Gambia, Nigeria, India, Indonesia and many other countries alike though. A[Read More…]

by April 24, 2014 3 comments Society
Chief Fired For Not Welcoming Jammeh

Chief Fired For Not Welcoming Jammeh

President Yahya Jammeh’s dialogue with the people’s tour has proven to be a moment that instills fear and apprehension among district chiefs, alkalolu and senior government officials who have become victims of either arrest, detention or sacking. Some have been charged with giving false information[Read More…]

by April 23, 2014 0 comments Politics