Archive for January, 2018

What Hasn’t Happen A Year Into Barrow Presidency

What Hasn’t Happen A Year Into Barrow Presidency

Mr. Editor, Allow me space to make a very quick summary of what has and hasn’t occurred during this one year of President Adama Barrow’s rule. With intention I would first begin with what has not occurred in the new Gambia during the one year[Read More…]

by January 31, 2018 0 comments Politics
Facing A ‘Broke’ Country, Liberia’s Weah Cuts His Own Salary

Facing A ‘Broke’ Country, Liberia’s Weah Cuts His Own Salary

By James Giahuye Liberia’s newly sworn-in President George Weah pledged to cut his own salary by a quarter on Monday, in a nationwide address in which he warned of tough times ahead for a “broke” country. “The state of the economy that my administration inherited[Read More…]

by January 30, 2018 0 comments Politics
Dictator Obiang Cannot “Protect” Yahya Jammeh From Justice

Dictator Obiang Cannot “Protect” Yahya Jammeh From Justice

Equatorial Guinea Legally Bound to “Prosecute or Extradite” Exiled Gambian Dictator (Banjul, The Gambia, January 29, 2018) – Victims of the former Gambian government of Yahya Jammeh and their supporters reacted with indignation to a declaration by the president of Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang Nguema[Read More…]

by January 29, 2018 0 comments News
‘Jammeh Will Not Be Extradited’

‘Jammeh Will Not Be Extradited’

Yahya Jammeh fled to Equatorial Guinea after being forced out of power last year Equatorial Guinea’s President Teodoro Obiang Nguema has said he will not agree to any extradition order for former Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh, who has been living in exile in the central[Read More…]

by January 28, 2018 1 comment News
How Jammeh Regime Twisted Truth

How Jammeh Regime Twisted Truth

One of the legacies of the ousted Jammeh regime is twisting truth with a bid to misinforming citizens or stifling justice. The more we usher into the post-Jammeh era the more we come across bunch of distorted stories. One example of a distorted story was[Read More…]

by January 27, 2018 0 comments Editorial
President Barrow’s Heart Is In A Good Place

President Barrow’s Heart Is In A Good Place

In our assessment of the Barrow Presidency thus far, some of us have claimed a lack of foresight, clear vision, determination, or strength in leadership due to the seeming chaotic nature of how things are. Some yet, still appalled at the retention of some “enablers”[Read More…]

by January 26, 2018 2 comments Politics