Archive for June, 2014

Jammeh Disrespects Gambian Women

Jammeh Disrespects Gambian Women

By Lamin Saddam Sanyang, The Netherlands According to President Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh, he cares about Gambian women and that he  is ready to help them by all means. He also expressed his readiness to ready to die in protecting Gambian women. Well my fellow countrymen[Read More…]

by June 29, 2014 0 comments Politics
Dearth Of Academic Freedom At Gambia University

Dearth Of Academic Freedom At Gambia University

  By Seedy Fofanah Universities cannot achieve their potential nor fully contribute to the emerging knowledge-based society without academic freedom. Academic freedom is far from secure. Even colleges and universities in western democracies face subtle but significant challenges from privatisation and commercialisation of research and[Read More…]

by June 28, 2014 3 comments Society
Gambia Mumbles High Security Alert

Gambia Mumbles High Security Alert

The Gambia government has reportedly mumbled an emergency security alert across the country, Kairo News has learned. The declaration followed President Yahya Jammeh’s departure to the 23rd African Union Summit held in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, on Wednesday. The Summit, whose theme is Agriculture and Food[Read More…]

by June 28, 2014 2 comments News
Fifa ‘Tried To Stop’ Ghana Row

Fifa ‘Tried To Stop’ Ghana Row

Fifa has revealed it was ready to pay Ghana’s players their World Cup bonuses directly and deduct it from the Ghana Football Association’s prize money. After Ghana’s players boycotted training in protest at not receiving their money, the country’s government flew $3m (£1.8m) in cash[Read More…]

by June 28, 2014 2 comments Society
'Don't Abandon Your Family'

'Don't Abandon Your Family'

Gambian Muslim Cleric sees no reason why Muslims should not take good care of their families. “Any one who wants to reap Allah’s bounty in this world and the Hereafter must not hesitate to take good care of his/her family,” the Chief Imam of Detroit Islamic[Read More…]

by June 28, 2014 0 comments Editorial
Zeinab – A Thorn In Jammeh's Flesh

Zeinab – A Thorn In Jammeh's Flesh

The First Lady Madam Zenab Soumah Jammeh has proven to be a thorn in president Jammeh’s flesh. “You see what Allah does. The whole country, including soldiers with bazukas fear Jammeh who in turn fears his slim wife. He fears only his wife more than[Read More…]

by June 27, 2014 2 comments News