Archive for December, 2014

UN Issues Statement On Gambia

UN Issues Statement On Gambia

  New York, 31 December 2014 The Secretary-General is following closely developments in The Gambia. He reiterates the United Nations principled condemnation of all attempts to seize power through unconstitutional means. Referring to reports that indicate that the situation in Banjul is calm, he calls for all parties[Read More…]

by December 31, 2014 3 comments News
Of Checkpoints And Heartless Soldiers

Of Checkpoints And Heartless Soldiers

Amidst the confusion and ecstatic elations amongst Gambians all over the world that, the dictatorial regime of President Yahya Jammeh is about to fall, one prepares himself for some nasty surprises. Gambian soldiers have proven to be the most unreliable elements in the whole Gambian[Read More…]

by December 31, 2014 3 comments Editorial
Jammeh Has Lost Political Battle

Jammeh Has Lost Political Battle

President Yahya Jammeh Has Lost the Political/ Moral Battle and Must Step Down Now! The foiled December 29, 2014 coup effort in The Gambia is yet another blow to an already embattled regime and its head, Yahya Jammeh. As it were, the foiled coup followed[Read More…]

by December 31, 2014 0 comments Politics
Jammeh Just Landed Home, Left In Disguised Motorcade

Jammeh Just Landed Home, Left In Disguised Motorcade

Kairo News sources at the Banjul International Airport have just reported the arrival of Gambian President Yahya Jammeh in Banjul. “President Jammeh has just landed at the Banjul International Airport,” our source said. “He has just boarded a vehicle to State House.” President Jammeh, who[Read More…]

by December 31, 2014 5 comments News
Latest On Coup In Gambia

Latest On Coup In Gambia

Latest news from the Gambia alleged that President Yahya Jammeh’s loyalists are not in control as they have earlier claimed. Rather, we are told the coup is alive as we write this piece. President Jammeh is said to have avoided going back to the Gambia,[Read More…]

by December 30, 2014 2 comments News
Jammeh’s Forces 100% In Control?

Jammeh’s Forces 100% In Control?

Forces loyal to President Yahya Jammeh claimed to be 100% certainty in full control of the situation in Banjul where a reported coup was purported to have been repelled. Senior military officials also confirmed that former Col. Lamin S. Sanneh and three attackers are feared dead. One[Read More…]

by December 30, 2014 4 comments Politics