Archive for April, 2014

History Of Sait Matty Bah

History Of Sait Matty Bah

By Sainey Faye Lafia, you touched on Sait Matty Bah and here is little clarification on him  after his father Maba Jahu Bah died. Sait Matty Bah, was only 12 years old when his father (Eliaman Maba Jahu Bah ) by the (Wollof) and (Ama[Read More…]

by April 21, 2014 2 comments Editorial
What Does OJ Mean?

What Does OJ Mean?

  By Suntou Touray Dida Halake Asks, “was OJ Jallow not playing by the rule in Gambian opposition Unity efforts 20 years down the line?”  The former Agriculture Minister of the deposed PPP government made a rallying cry for Gambian opposition to unite in a[Read More…]

by April 21, 2014 35 comments Politics
‘MFDC Gun Killed Deyda Hydara’

‘MFDC Gun Killed Deyda Hydara’

Our State House revealer has once again spilled the bean, revealing that the late Deyda Hydara was shot to death by a gun supplied by the Casamance separatist rebels. Deyda Hydara, the Editor and co-proprietor of The Point newspaper, was gunned by unknown assailants in[Read More…]

by April 21, 2014 4 comments News
Gambia Kicked Out Of CAF U-20

Gambia Kicked Out Of CAF U-20

Gambians woke up to the shocking news of their country’s soccer team being thrown out of the CAF U-20 championship. The decision to throw out the country’s U-20 team is published on the CAF website, cafonline.com.  According to the site, the Gambia was disqualified by[Read More…]

by April 21, 2014 3 comments News

Opposition Activist's Family Cries Foul

The family of an opposition activist of the United Democratic Party has cried foul about the arrest and subsequent detention of Kasim Fadera. Mr. Fadera, a petty trader in Jarra Soma in Lower River Region, was picked up by agents of the National Intelligence Agency[Read More…]

by April 21, 2014 11 comments Politics
Rude State House Staff Warned

Rude State House Staff Warned

The person endowed with the knowledge of the Gambia’s State House has cautioned rude staff, particularly security officers, to comport themselves within the confines of respect at all times. The source, name withheld for security reasons, said he has been following developments at State House[Read More…]

by April 19, 2014 11 comments Politics