Archive for December, 2017

Why They’re Going After Alkali

Why They’re Going After Alkali

Let me respond to an article titled “I Lost My Cousin To Alkali Conteh’s Beastly Brutality” written by so-called journalist Ebou Sohna, published by Freedom newspaper on December 23, 2017. I found Mr Sohna’s article not only troubling and lacking credibility but it was also[Read More…]

by December 31, 2017 1 comment Politics
Weah Wins Liberia’s Presidency

Weah Wins Liberia’s Presidency

MONROVIA, Liberia — George Weah, the former soccer player known around the football-watching world as the scorer of one of the greatest goals of all time, has won the Liberian presidency, provisional results show. It was his third effort to lead this nation founded two[Read More…]

by December 28, 2017 0 comments News
The Gambia Regains AGOA Eligibility

The Gambia Regains AGOA Eligibility

The Gambia has regained its eligibility under the United States African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). The Gambia had lost its eligibility in 2015 due to human rights abuses and the deterioration of the rule of law. The U.S. Trade Representative’s Office announced on Friday[Read More…]

by December 28, 2017 0 comments Society
China-Gambia Sign Bridge Constructions

China-Gambia Sign Bridge Constructions

State House, Banjul, 27 December 2017 – President Adama Barrow has concluded a six day state visit to the Peoples Republic of China which further strengthen bilateral relations between The Gambia and China. The two countries have signed bilateral cooperation to support The Gambia in[Read More…]

by December 28, 2017 1 comment News
Barrow: China Is Very Serious With Our Relationship

Barrow: China Is Very Serious With Our Relationship

Gambian President Adama Barrow has praised the Chinese government for being very serious with his country’s relationship. He says this evidence is demonstrated by signing of cooperation in many areas of development. In an exclusive interview with CCTN TV shortly before concluding a week-long China[Read More…]

by December 27, 2017 0 comments News
What I Hate In New Gambia!

What I Hate In New Gambia!

Irrespective of our differences in ideology, culture, religion or ethnicity, Gambians on December 1st 2016 weathered the storm by defeating the man who hanged yoke of brutality on our necks. Defeating Yahya Jammeh – the man who singlehandedly decided who survived, tortured, disappeared and lived,[Read More…]

by December 26, 2017 1 comment Politics