Archive for June, 2017

President Barrow Outlines Hajj Concern

President Barrow Outlines Hajj Concern

President Adama Barrow met officials of the Gambia Hajj Commission at State House in Fajara. As stated in the press statement published below, President Barrow was surprised that the Commission after so many years of existence, it had not sought to sit with the former[Read More…]

by June 30, 2017 0 comments News
How Suntou Manifests Bravery

How Suntou Manifests Bravery

An erudite Gambian political activist based in the United Kingdom is currently in the Gambia. Suntou Touray has manifested bravery by visiting and hearing the horror stories of those Gambian politicians who fearlessly put their lives on the firing line for six months before the[Read More…]

by June 27, 2017 3 comments Society

What President Told Muslim Elders

In honour of the Eid-ul-Fitr feast, Gambian President last night hosted Muslim leaders at State House. Unlike his predecessor who never chose his words, President Adama Barrow’s respectful speech was loaded with parables. He recognised the crucial role religious leaders play especially with regard to[Read More…]

by June 26, 2017 4 comments News
The Epiphany Of New Gambia

The Epiphany Of New Gambia

We can agree that most pundits would say it was one of the greatest week for the Barrow administration. A week that saw the official commissioning of the ferry Kunta Kinteh where President Barrow gave a big, thoughtful speech about serious things juxtaposed with his[Read More…]

by June 26, 2017 0 comments Politics
Why Not Retreat And Re-calibrate!

Why Not Retreat And Re-calibrate!

My fight for the Gambia is purely and solely for the good of the country and her people. In doing so, I have a yardstick that I use to measure my gains, constraints as well as where I go wrong. This is why my first[Read More…]

by June 26, 2017 2 comments Society
Eid Goes Beyond Remembering Allah

Eid Goes Beyond Remembering Allah

Gambian President  has said that Eid-ul-Fitr feast goes beyond remembering Allah. In his Eid message, published below, President Adama Barrow said: “Eid-ul-Fitr is not only about remembering Allah and offering gratitude to him but it is also a day we are reminded of our religious[Read More…]

by June 26, 2017 0 comments News, Religion