Archive for September, 2014

Darboe: ‘We’ve A Cause To Celebrate’

Darboe: ‘We’ve A Cause To Celebrate’

  The leader of the United Democratic Party (UDP) believes that his party has  cause to celebrate. Lawyer Ousainou Darboe, who was addressing his party’s 18th anniversary rally at Serekunda, said the UDP members sacrificed everything, including their lives, resources and jobs in their drive[Read More…]

by September 30, 2014 18 comments News
'Being Opposition In Gambia Is Hell'

'Being Opposition In Gambia Is Hell'

The leader of the opposition National Reconciliation Party (NRP) has said that “being in the opposition under the current Gambian regime is hell.” Mr. Hamat NK Bah made the statement at a mass rally organised by the main opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) at Serekunda[Read More…]

by September 29, 2014 1 comment Politics
President Jammeh Was Sent Packing

President Jammeh Was Sent Packing

Gambian protesters on Friday sent their President home earlier than scheduled. President Yahya Jammeh was scheduled to fly home on Sunday, which according to New York protesters, clearly meant their disturbances at Ritz Carlton Hotel have paid off. President Yahya Jammeh delivered his 69th United[Read More…]

by September 29, 2014 0 comments Editorial
Serious Crisis Engulfs Gambia

Serious Crisis Engulfs Gambia

Now little over 20 years since the “Military with a Difference” took over the reigns of power in the Gambia. Too many promises were made and people were so excited that at last meaningful changes were coming to a country living by hope. Today the[Read More…]

by September 29, 2014 0 comments Politics
Jaliba Crowned Goodwill Ambassador

Jaliba Crowned Goodwill Ambassador

The Gambia’s King of Kora has been crowned the Goodwill Ambassador in the United States. At a colourful ceremony in Seattle, Washington State on Saturday, Brikama Seattle Association awarded a trophy and certificate of adoption as Goodwill Ambassador of the Brikama Hospital project to Jaliba[Read More…]

by September 29, 2014 0 comments News
Sam Sarr: “Fu Nekh Rek” Soldier

Sam Sarr: “Fu Nekh Rek” Soldier

By Janko The saying goes: “show me your friends and I tell you who you are”, I would like to humbly add this: “read Samsudeen Sarr’s book – Coup D’etat by The Gambia National Army – and you know who he really is”. For those[Read More…]

by September 28, 2014 9 comments Society