Archive for April, 2016

My Message To Gambia’s Low Thinking Security Forces

My Message To Gambia’s Low Thinking Security Forces

Ever since the National Assembly of The Gambia in year 2000 indemnified the security forces, especially those who took part in the massacre of their own Gambian brothers (armless students) on April 10 and 11through the Indemnity Act, Gambians became so fearful of you, the[Read More…]

by April 26, 2016 1 comment Politics
ICC Urged To Probe Gambia Violations

ICC Urged To Probe Gambia Violations

In the wake of increased repression in Gambia, calls are intensifying for the International Criminal Court (ICC) to send a team of investigators to examine cases of gross human rights abuses mounted by security forces against peaceful protesters. “The ICC has to look into the[Read More…]

by April 25, 2016 0 comments News
Defiant Darboe Returns To Mile II; He Insists “Produce My Supporters Dead Or Alive”

Defiant Darboe Returns To Mile II; He Insists “Produce My Supporters Dead Or Alive”

The Leader of the opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) would not entertain arguments concerning his bail application in court today. Lawyer Ousainou Darboe insisted the state must produce all those arrested on April 14th, including Solo Sandeng. Mr. Darboe and 36 other co-accused persons have[Read More…]

by April 25, 2016 11 comments News
Let’s Heal Our Financial Wounds

Let’s Heal Our Financial Wounds

Smart Money Week Offers Unique Opportunities By Kemo Barrow Financial Empowerment Center is honoured and humbled to bring you week three financial tips or message of the week April 23 – 30th. Join us as we seek knowledge and wisdom to better our selves, families[Read More…]

by April 25, 2016 0 comments Society
Disappeared’ Gambian Journalist Sparks Concerns Over His Fate

Disappeared’ Gambian Journalist Sparks Concerns Over His Fate

Abdoulie John The ‘disappearance’ of ailing radio journalist Alagie Abdoulie Ceesay has sparked concerns and set off fears over a deadly fate. “It is confusing as well as hard to believe that he escaped from hisvhospital bed. The government needs to come up with a[Read More…]

by April 25, 2016 3 comments Society
Rights Groups Drum Up Gambia Sanctions

Rights Groups Drum Up Gambia Sanctions

At least 15 national, regional and international human and civil rights groups have issued a statement, drumming up support for ‘targeted sanctions against President Yahya Jammeh, his government and his family.” In a joint statement issued in the Senegalese capital Dakar, the groups that include[Read More…]

by April 25, 2016 2 comments News