Archive for December, 2018

March Against Gender-based Violence

March Against Gender-based Violence

#HearMeToo PRESS RELEASE ON WOMEN’s March The general public is hereby invited to Women’s’ March scheduled on Monday the 10 December 2018. The March is part of events marking the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence and Human Rights Day Theme: “Gender-based violence[Read More…]

by December 10, 2018 0 comments Society
TRRC Update: Hearings Start January 7

TRRC Update: Hearings Start January 7

By Baba Galleh Jallow Finally we have a date: The TRRC will hold its first public hearing on Monday January 7, 2019. The decision was finalized at a meeting of the commissioners and senior staff of the Secretariat at Dunes Resort on Wednesday, December 5.[Read More…]

by December 10, 2018 0 comments Politics
Top UDP Brass Want Militants To Stay United

Top UDP Brass Want Militants To Stay United

By Abdoulie John  The top brass of the United Democratic Party (UDP) has called on delegates to remain united as the country’s largest political organisation on Friday kicked off its 2018 Biannual Congress at Pencha Bi Hall, Paradise Suites Hotel, Kololi. The three-day event provides[Read More…]

by December 8, 2018 0 comments News
Gambia 2018: Personal Experience And Observations – Part2

Gambia 2018: Personal Experience And Observations – Part2

By Saul Saidykhan www.mantankara.com An hour into my first visit in January, I got a taste of the new normal in Gambia though I didn’t realize it at the time. One of my sisters’ in-law had arranged for an informal Currency Exchanger to convert some[Read More…]

by December 8, 2018 0 comments Society
“I’m Not Desperate To Be President But…”

“I’m Not Desperate To Be President But…”

The leader of the United Democratic Party has put on gloves ready to take on whoever that wants to divide his party. Lawyer Ousainou Darboe, also the Vice President of The Gambia, made the tough statement as he opened the UDP’s three-day Congress at Paradise[Read More…]

by December 7, 2018 0 comments Politics
Dembo Bojang Sounded The Bell

Dembo Bojang Sounded The Bell

The National President of the United Democratic Party (UDP) has delivered a very remorseful speech at the opening ceremony of his UDP’s congress held at Paradise Suites Hotel in Kololi on Friday. Nicknamed Dembo By Force by his Bakau constituents, Dembo Bojang, also a Religious[Read More…]

by December 7, 2018 0 comments News