Archive for May, 2014

‘A National Democracy Vision’ – A Cause Worthy Of Our Fight

‘A National Democracy Vision’ – A Cause Worthy Of Our Fight

You may have heard of the “Singaporean Dream” of Sir Dawda Jawara and his PPP. It wasn’t a plan to develop our nation but a telling of whom Jawara truly is – the lust for glittering towers. Surely you must have heard Yahya’s Vision 2020.[Read More…]

by May 3, 2014 0 comments Society
UDP Criticised Over Amadou Sanneh’s Case

UDP Criticised Over Amadou Sanneh’s Case

By Sam Phatey It has been 5 months since Mr. Amadou Sanneh, UDP Treasurer has been sentenced in December to 5 years in prison after being indicted in October 2013 by the Government of the Gambia, who had a mercenary judge, Justice Emmanuel Nkea to[Read More…]

by May 2, 2014 29 comments News
Saul Ndow's Family Utters Pain

Saul Ndow's Family Utters Pain

The family of an abducted Gambian has sounded its frustration over the Gambia government’s continued silence on Saul Ndow’s whereabouts. Saul Ndow and Mahawa Cham were abducted in Senegal on April 28 last year. Below is a statement written by Saul Ndow’s children. Saul Ndow[Read More…]

by May 2, 2014 0 comments Editorial
‘CORDEG Reduced To Celebrity Organization’

‘CORDEG Reduced To Celebrity Organization’

A disaporan Gambian journalist has written an open letter to the Chairman of the Committee for the Restoration of Democracy in the Gambia (CORDEG) Professor Abdoulaye Saine. Yero Jallow, whose letter is published verbatim below, believes “that CORDEG has been reduced to a celebrity organization.”[Read More…]

by May 1, 2014 3 comments Politics
Why Jammeh Killed His Brother & Sister

Why Jammeh Killed His Brother & Sister

Details have emerged about why Gambian President Yahya Jammeh had murdered his brother and sister. Most Gambians could not understand why Mr. Haruna Jammeh and Mrs. Marcie (Masireh) Jammeh disappeared without trace since their arrest on July 14th, 2005. Families of the two have not[Read More…]

by May 1, 2014 0 comments Society
‘The Wrong Way To Meet The People’

‘The Wrong Way To Meet The People’

Lawyer Darboe disproves the way President Jammeh meets Gambians. In a detailed interview with the Point Newspaper, UDP leader talks on several issues. Below is the full text. The opposition leader, Ousainou Darboe, has said President Yahya Jammeh’s ongoing tour of the country is required[Read More…]

by May 1, 2014 10 comments News