Archive for December, 2015

Independence Revisited – Part One

Independence Revisited – Part One

By Baba Galleh Jallow It is sometimes difficult to resist the temptation to entertain a controversial question – was Africa ready for independence when it happened? Was the independence Africans envisaged and anticipated the independence they lived? The evidence is troubling. Africans have certainly not[Read More…]

by December 1, 2015 3 comments Politics
Reasons For Freeing Kartong Youths

Reasons For Freeing Kartong Youths

Kartong youths freed but their demands still stand The chronicles leading to the sudden Presidential intervention in the Kartong youths saga unfold. Kartong villagers are said to have snubbed dictator Jammeh’s Gunjur meeting, prompting him to come to the realization that, Kartong people mean business.[Read More…]

by December 1, 2015 3 comments News