Archive for July, 2019

Indian President Arrives In Banjul

Indian President Arrives In Banjul

By Abdoulie John The Head of State of India on Tuesday arrived in The Gambia for a two-day official visit. The Banjul stop is part of a West African tour that President Shri Ram Nath Novind started on July 28 in Benin. The Indian President[Read More…]

by July 31, 2019 0 comments News
Police Expert’s Take On Recent Incidents

Police Expert’s Take On Recent Incidents

 By Abdoulie John  Gambia’s Police expert is convinced that the successive deaths of a university student Kebba Secka and mobile phone repair service provider Ousman Darboe don’t augur well for the country’s Security Security Reform (SSR). “I know these cases are all under investigation but[Read More…]

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Appreciate And Respect The Police But Hold Them Accountable

Appreciate And Respect The Police But Hold Them Accountable

Let me repeat, the vast majority of the citizens of the Gambia appreciate and respect the men and women of the Gambia Police Force. I am sure this is a fact that many police officers would attest in their daily interactions with citizens. The police[Read More…]

by July 31, 2019 0 comments Politics
SSR Is Not On The Right Track

SSR Is Not On The Right Track

By Abdoulie John  The spokesperson of the collective Team Gom Sa Boppa, Yusuf Taylor, said Monday that the ongoing Security Sector Reform (SSR) is not on the right track, casting doubt on a gov’t initiative geared towards revamping the country’s security apparatus. “From what we[Read More…]

by July 31, 2019 0 comments Politics
Qatar Based Gold Winning Superstars Call For National Duty

Qatar Based Gold Winning Superstars Call For National Duty

Sainey Jawo and Mbye Babou Jarra of Al Saad Sports Club in Qatar have been selected as the beach volleyball senior national team players for the 12th African Games that will be serve off in Morocco in August 2019. The duo will represent Gambia in[Read More…]

by July 31, 2019 0 comments Sports

Consortium Members met to Evaluate and Review PANAF Civil Society Project

The African Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies (ACDHRS) hosted a two-day meeting of PANAF Steering Committee in the Gambia from 25-26 July 2019, at Senegambia Beach Hotel. The project consortium comprises the International Commission of Jurists – European Institutions (ICJ-EI), ICJ – Kenya Section,[Read More…]

by July 30, 2019 0 comments News