Archive for November, 2015

How Gov’t Betrays Kartong Youths

How Gov’t Betrays Kartong Youths

The Gambia government’s refusal to address the concerns of the Kartong youths as evidenced in this reply from the National Environment Agency. The agency officials have demonstrated hypocrisy when they failed to refer the concerned youths to the government institution or department. Instead the youths[Read More…]

by November 26, 2015 2 comments Society
Jammeh Faces Growing Backlash Over Anti-Senegal Remarks

Jammeh Faces Growing Backlash Over Anti-Senegal Remarks

Opposition leaders in The Gambia have dissociated themselves from President Yahya Jammeh’s latest rant against Senegalese President Macky Sall and his predecessors. “It is one of the most unfortunate incidents that can happen from a leader who is supposed to cement cordial relationships between the[Read More…]

by November 26, 2015 19 comments News
Tanzania’s New President Showing The Leadership Africa Needs…

Tanzania’s New President Showing The Leadership Africa Needs…

Last weekend they were opening parliament and there was a state dinner planned for all guests that was going to cost about 300m. President John Magufuli cut the budget to 25m and ordered that the rest be taken to buy hospital beds for Muhimbili they[Read More…]

by November 26, 2015 1 comment Politics
The Writings On The World Mean It’s Time To Step Aside

The Writings On The World Mean It’s Time To Step Aside

By Ousman Jarra The fear of the unknown is the results of the foot-dragging, but the records are not your favor and your persistent to stay, President Jammeh will be inflicting more pain on the Gambian People. Moreover, your self-loving behavior and mental health have[Read More…]

by November 25, 2015 0 comments Politics
Consciencism Revisited; Traditional Africa, Islam, Christianity

Consciencism Revisited; Traditional Africa, Islam, Christianity

By Sainey Faye In his book ‘Consciencism-Philosophy And ideology For decolonization’ Kwame Nkrumah notes:- “With true independence regained, however, a new harmony needs to be forged, a harmony that will allow the combined presence of traditional Africa,Islamic Africa, and Euro-Christian Africa, so that this presence[Read More…]

by November 25, 2015 0 comments Sports
Court Denies Kartong 33 Bail

Court Denies Kartong 33 Bail

After hours of heated arguments, Principal Magistrate Hillary Abeke of Brikama this evening denied the 33 protesting Kartong youths bail. The court sat until 19:35 PM before the Nigerian Magistrate delivered the ruling. Below is the charge sheet about the case.

by November 24, 2015 3 comments News