Archive for October, 2016

Adama Barrow Wins Opposition Convention

Adama Barrow Wins Opposition Convention

The chosen candidate of the main opposition United Democratic Party has emerged the winner of the Gambia’s opposition convention held at Kairaba Beach Hotel. Adama Barrow polled 308 votes, more than necessary to evade a second round. Mr. Barrow is followed by Hamat Bah of[Read More…]

by October 30, 2016 13 comments News
Letter to M. Sajo Jallow (in custody)

Letter to M. Sajo Jallow (in custody)

Letter to M. Sajo Jallow (in custody)”Be sure we shall test you with something of fear and hunger, some loss of wealth or lives or the fruits (of your toil), but give glad tidings to those who are patient in adversity” Qur’an: Surah Al Baqarah (The[Read More…]

by October 30, 2016 0 comments Society
Big Dreams Supports More Gambian Students

Big Dreams Supports More Gambian Students

Big Dreams Incorporated, a charitable organisation founded in Georgia, USA, in 2011, Monday donated over 300 bags, books, pens, pencils, electronic gadgets among other materials to schools in Upper Niumi District, North Bank Region. The donation made to students in Albreda Upper and Senior Secondary[Read More…]

by October 30, 2016 0 comments Admin
Challenging Dr Touray On Her Proposal For Opposition Convention

Challenging Dr Touray On Her Proposal For Opposition Convention

Setting Dr Touray Straight on her ‘ Proposals for Opposition Convention Submitted to GOFER’’  By Pa Modou Jack Though Dr. Touray and her surrogates, grouped both in her campaign and other supporting political parties and organizations, signed the Draft Agreement on Friday 14th October, they were quick[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 4 comments Politics
Africa’s Smallest State Getting Ready for Crucial Polls

Africa’s Smallest State Getting Ready for Crucial Polls

Africa’s Smallest State Getting Ready for Crucial Polls                         A Political Report by a Ex-Refugee Part Three of Three Traumatized by the ravages of war in our respective countries and having sought heaven in Gambia of the 1980s and 1990s, we from Liberia and Sierra Leone,[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 0 comments Editorial
Dr. Touray Condemns Gambia’s ICC Withdrawal

Dr. Touray Condemns Gambia’s ICC Withdrawal

Dr. Isatou Touray Condemns the Gambia Government’s Withdrawal from the ICC Fellow Gambians, I have learned with disappointment that the Government of the Gambia has announced its withdrawal from the Rome Statute establishing the International Criminal Court on 25 October 2016. After 51 years of[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 1 comment Society