Archive for November, 2018

CRC Raises Some Eyebrows

CRC Raises Some Eyebrows

The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) has raised eyebrows over preemptive moves by persons in authority. In a statement reacting to a statement by the Government’s Spokesman concerning the death penalty abolition, the Commission advised government officials “to refrain from making definitive statements (not in the[Read More…]

by November 21, 2018 1 comment News
GMC Debunks Mai’s Appointment

GMC Debunks Mai’s Appointment

On Sunday November 18, 20018, reports emerged on social media that the secretary general of Gambia Moral Congress and our party leader Mai Ahmad Fatty has been appointed as the Minister of Defence of The Gambia. The reports unconfirmed as they were spread so quickly[Read More…]

by November 21, 2018 0 comments News
Launch of Project Strenghten Human Rights Standards

Launch of Project Strenghten Human Rights Standards

For immediate release Official Launch of the Project ‘Strengthening human rights standards, support to Parliamentary Sub Committee on Human Rights, Gambian Federation of People with Disability and Association of Victims of Torture during the transition.’ The project is implemented by ARTICLE 19 West Africa in[Read More…]

by November 20, 2018 0 comments News
Prosecutions in The Gambia: nothing is impossible provided there is political will! 

Prosecutions in The Gambia: nothing is impossible provided there is political will! 

On October 9th, 2018 the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Aboubacarr Tambadou, said during a news conference held at his office located in the capital city Banjul that The Gambia is not yet ready to hold trials involving the “Junglers” – a hit squad[Read More…]

by November 18, 2018 0 comments Society
Gambia Scores Big In Latest World Bank, Freedom House, Others, Ranking

Gambia Scores Big In Latest World Bank, Freedom House, Others, Ranking

The government of The Gambia has been favorably rated in almost all aspects of political and economic governance in studies supported by fourteen renowned global political and financial institutions, including the IMF, World Bank, and Freedom House. The scorecard shows that The Gambia, under the[Read More…]

by November 17, 2018 0 comments Politics
Manjang Tells Staff No One Wins

Manjang Tells Staff No One Wins

The Managing Director of Social Security and Housing Finance Corporation (SSHFC) Muhammed Manjang who returned to work after going through administrative leave has told staff that there were no winners and losers of the squabble. Read below Mr. Manjang’s address in full courtesy of Pa[Read More…]

by November 15, 2018 0 comments News