Archive for August, 2019

‘Sir Dawda Was A Unifying Figure’

‘Sir Dawda Was A Unifying Figure’

By Abdoulie John Gambian President Adama Barrow reechoed Thursday the strong leadership qualities of former President Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara who was able to unite the country for a common cause. “Importantly for The Gambia, President Jawara was a unifying figure who brought the diverse[Read More…]

by August 31, 2019 0 comments News
Barrow Eulogises Former President

Barrow Eulogises Former President

EULOGY DELIVERED BY  HIS EXCELLENCY ADAMA BARROW PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA  EVENT: THE STATE FUNERAL OF FORMER PRESIDENT,  SIR DAWDA KAIRABA JAWARA DATE: THURSDAY 29TH AUGUST, 2019  VENUE: THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, BANJUL My Lord, the Chief Justice Honourable Speaker of the National[Read More…]

by August 30, 2019 1 comment Politics
To Honour and Celebrate Dawda Kairaba Jawara is to Uphold and Live by his Principles in Practice!

To Honour and Celebrate Dawda Kairaba Jawara is to Uphold and Live by his Principles in Practice!

“It is only when people are at peace with themselves that they can share it with their neighbours. One can certainly not give what one doesn’t have. One has to have peace to be able to give peace. One has to have a democratic spirit[Read More…]

by August 30, 2019 0 comments Society
‘PIU Is Not Militarised’

‘PIU Is Not Militarised’

By Abdoulie John An Adviser to Gambian President has debunked the government’s critics accusations that it is gradually militarising the Police Intervention Unit (PIU) in order to crush possible protests. Critics expressed the need for better civilian handling tools. “We must do away with AK-47.[Read More…]

by August 30, 2019 0 comments Politics
Kairaba Yeh La

Kairaba Yeh La

My mom said she will not cry over your passing DK. She is choosing to relish her fun memories of you even if you have never interacted directly with her. Such was your impact Kairaba. You see, my father was a dead NCP supporter and[Read More…]

by August 29, 2019 0 comments Society
Barrow Wants To Bequeath A Better Gambia

Barrow Wants To Bequeath A Better Gambia

      His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has expressed his desire to bequeath a better Gambia that is imbued with a vibrant economy, a constitution that can serve the country for 50 to 100 years; build strong institutions and a responsive security sector that[Read More…]

by August 28, 2019 0 comments Society