Archive for February, 2018

President Barrow Receives AU Team

President Barrow Receives AU Team

The African Union Deputy Chairperson, Ambassador Thomas Kwesi Quartey said The Gambia is an important member of the AU and has followed developments in the country since the transition. He made these remarks during a courtesy call on President Barrow in his office today. Ambassador[Read More…]

by February 28, 2018 0 comments News
President Barrow Receives Subregional Security Forces

President Barrow Receives Subregional Security Forces

President Adama Barrow held two separate engagements with armed forces from the sub region, today. In his first engagement, he met the Nigerian Ambassador to The Gambia, Oluwasegun Ibidapo-Obe who accompanied over forty members of the Nigerian Armed Forces at State House. Rear Admiral A.[Read More…]

by February 28, 2018 0 comments News
Barrow Manifests Responsible Leadership

Barrow Manifests Responsible Leadership

As a concerned Gambian citizen I was very proud and at ease when I heard president Barrow’s speech in Foni. With this convincing speech the President has become a unifying figure for our polarized nation and the timing cannot be more urgent. The destroyers and[Read More…]

by February 26, 2018 3 comments Society
Why I Disagree With ECOWAS Court?

Why I Disagree With ECOWAS Court?

Where was ECOWAS [Economic Community of West African States] when Yahya Jammeh tortured thousands of Gambians for 22 consecutive years? Where was ECOWAS when Jammeh massacred a dozen or more students in cold blood? For the ECOWAS [Community Court] to rule now that these victims[Read More…]

by February 26, 2018 0 comments Politics
Gambia Gov’t Concerned About Signs Of Media Intolerance

Gambia Gov’t Concerned About Signs Of Media Intolerance

The Gambia government has raised concerns about what it calls “the signs of intolerance in the media, particularly those of a religious nature.” The concern is contained in a press release issued by the Information and Communication Ministry, detailing a recent Cabinet meeting. Read below[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments News
Veteran Broadcaster Awarded Gambian Pride Of 2017

Veteran Broadcaster Awarded Gambian Pride Of 2017

After almost 40 years of voluntary public service to the nation, one of The Gambia’s legendary Broadcaster cum Social Healers, Alhagie Ebrima Bah has been crowned as “The Gambian Pride of the year” 2017 by Gambian Talents Promotion (GTP). Alhagie Ebrima Bah, affectionately called Mamakoto,[Read More…]

by February 22, 2018 2 comments News