Archive for March, 2018

Dr. Janneh Freed After Questioning

Dr. Janneh Freed After Questioning

By Abdoulie John Gambian activist was let go after the police questioned him over the removal of a waste pipe belonging to Golden Lead, a Chinese fishing company. Located in Gunjur, about 35 km away from Banjul, the fish meal processing factory has been under fire[Read More…]

by March 31, 2018 0 comments News
My Take On Doctors’ Strike

My Take On Doctors’ Strike

As a liberal democratic thinker, I believe in collective bargaining to resolve differences. Our sit down striking doctors threatening the health and the well being of patients because of what Hon. Minister Lowe had said is act of abandonment, terror and disloyalty and should have[Read More…]

by March 30, 2018 0 comments Society
The Broken Gavel – Halifa Sallah v Madam Denton (A Rejoinder)

The Broken Gavel – Halifa Sallah v Madam Denton (A Rejoinder)

By Musa Camara Final part The speaker runs that legislative body in the most lackadaisical way I have ever witnessed in our history. She comes to the work every day unprepared without any mastery of the Standing Orders or basic understanding of the business or[Read More…]

by March 30, 2018 0 comments Politics
GAMBIANS: LET’S BE CAREFUL OF WHAT WE WISH FOR!

GAMBIANS: LET’S BE CAREFUL OF WHAT WE WISH FOR!

Part 2 Our new found democracy comes with a lot of freedom but this new-found freedom must not be abused or misused. With all the inherent weaknesses of democracy, the benefits it brings in terms of freedom of speech, freedom of association, equal access to[Read More…]

by March 30, 2018 0 comments Sports
Who’s Amy Jacques Garvey?

Who’s Amy Jacques Garvey?

By Sainey Faye March …….AFRICAN WOMEN’S MONTH 2018 !!!!      FAREWELL TO OUR HEROINES !!! WHO WAS AMY JACQUES GARVEY ? (1896-1973) “The doll-baby type of woman is a thing of the past, and the wide-awake woman is forging ahead prepared for all emergencies, and[Read More…]

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GRTS, Please Start A Program On Democracy

GRTS, Please Start A Program On Democracy

By Saul Saidykhan The largest Gambian Age brackets are those Under 30 years old. Over 70% of Gambians fall in these categories (going by the latest CIA figures.) The Median age in Gambia is 21 years old. The Gambia was ruled by a brutal and[Read More…]

by March 30, 2018 1 comment Society