Archive for December, 2015

It’s Now President Jammeh’s Turn!

It’s Now President Jammeh’s Turn!

President Alpha Conde´ of Guinea has put words into action when he extended presidential amnesty to 171 convicts. Among the pardoned was a leading opposition figure, Mamadou Oury Bah, who was accused of plotting to assassinate the newly elected leader. The magnanimity comes barely a[Read More…]

by December 27, 2015 6 comments Editorial
The Donald Trump of Africa

The Donald Trump of Africa

By Baba Galleh Jallow The Donald Trump of Africa, chief executive officer and managing director of Fankele Fanfadi Kunda Enterprises was a famous guy in our little town. He was so famous because he held himself to be the ultimate guru of profound practical wisdom[Read More…]

by December 26, 2015 2 comments Society
Why This Woman Returns To Africa

Why This Woman Returns To Africa

We hope this story of this very resourceful African-American woman will be compelling to many people. At a time Africa is experiencing exodus of its resources, the Imahus Okofu, who had 15 years of human resource management, decided to move to the land of her ancestors.[Read More…]

by December 26, 2015 2 comments News
Detention Without Trial: Fired Minister’s Family Cries Foul

Detention Without Trial: Fired Minister’s Family Cries Foul

The family of Ousman Jammeh is crying foul over the continued illegal detention of the former deputy Minister of Agriculture. Mr. Jammeh remains in detention since his dismissal in mid-October. Jammeh, who is yet to be charged or appeared in court, clocks 72 days in[Read More…]

by December 26, 2015 0 comments Politics
Why We Are Proud Of Kenya Muslims

Why We Are Proud Of Kenya Muslims

We are definitely proud of the brave Kenyan Muslims who risked their lives to help save the precious lives of their Christian brothers from the wrath of Al-Shabaab terrorists earlier on Monday. These Muslims did the heroic act of shielding Christians from the bloodthirsty militants[Read More…]

by December 25, 2015 0 comments Editorial
UDP Leader’s Christmas Message

UDP Leader’s Christmas Message

Christmas Message by ANM OusainuDarboe Secretary General and Party Leader-UDP Fellow Gambians, as the year comes to an end, we all look forward to celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ. His birth represents peace and harmony to mankind. His message was and still is one[Read More…]

by December 25, 2015 2 comments Religion, Society