Archive for March, 2015

Senegal’s Shame: A Candid Discussion On Street Talibes

Senegal’s Shame: A Candid Discussion On Street Talibes

Kairo Radio’s Mohammed Lamin Sillah spoke to a German volunteer with the charity (MDG) based in Senegal on the sorrowful plight of street children otherwise known as Almudos. The charity has been helping to improve the children’s lives by providing them free healthcare. Marion a[Read More…]

by March 31, 2015 4 comments Religion, Society
Buhari Set For Election Victory

Buhari Set For Election Victory

Opposition candidate Muhammadu Buhari is on the verge of a historic victory over Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, with most votes counted. Gen Buhari, a former military ruler, is ahead by almost three million votes, with results still to come from just three states. Click here[Read More…]

by March 31, 2015 0 comments News

Press Release On April 11 Protest

Press Release On April 11, 2015, in Washington, DC and Europe, Gambian civil society organizations will hold a protest to commemorate the 15th anniversary of one of the darkest days in Gambian history, the April the 10th and 11th student massacre. On this day, the[Read More…]

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Should The 50th Anniversary Take A Partisan Character?

Should The 50th Anniversary Take A Partisan Character?

“The PPP has lost state power and could only mobilise less than 400 people to attend its celebration.” Foroyaa The APRC and PPP have both celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. The APRC controls state power and could mobilise tens of thousands of[Read More…]

by March 31, 2015 53 comments Politics
PPP Roared Allies A No-show!

PPP Roared Allies A No-show!

By Pata Saidykhan First things first! CONGRATULATIONS to honorable Omar A. Jallow and the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) for a very successful rally celebrating the country’s 50th Independence Anniversary. It was not only fitting considering it was the Party that led us to independence, but[Read More…]

by March 31, 2015 12 comments Society
UTG Students’ Strike Continues

UTG Students’ Strike Continues

Protesting students of the University of The Gambia on Monday held a meeting to discuss their state of affairs. The session availed the students the opportunity to concretise their stand on the new grading system. The students were told about the outcome of a research[Read More…]

by March 31, 2015 0 comments News