Archive for October, 2019

‘Mai’s Comments Are Misleading’

‘Mai’s Comments Are Misleading’

RE: STATEMENT ON MAI FATTY’S ALARMING COMMENTS My attention has been drawn to a newspaper article on the Tuesday, 29th October 2019 edition of the Standard Newspaper, which quoted Ahmed Mai Fatty as saying that “we [referring to the people of The Gambia] are yet[Read More…]

by October 31, 2019 0 comments Politics
Destruction, Desolation Prevail In Kanifing Industrial Estate

Destruction, Desolation Prevail In Kanifing Industrial Estate

As President Barrow Tours The Area By Abdoulie John Following the devastating explosion at Touba Gas processing plant, Gambia’s President Adama Barrow on Monday found an atmosphere of destruction and desolation in Kanifing Industrial Estate. The disaster has left dilapidated buildings, destruction of properties including[Read More…]

by October 30, 2019 0 comments Society
Gambia Scolded Over Public Order Act

Gambia Scolded Over Public Order Act

By Abdoulie John The Legal Officer of the Banjul-based Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA), Oludayo Faghemi, Friday scolded The Gambia government over the Public Order Act, which has often been used to restrict citizens rights to peaceful assembly. “Public Order laws[Read More…]

by October 27, 2019 0 comments News
Russia-Africa Summit: President Barrow lays out Gambia investment potentials   

Russia-Africa Summit: President Barrow lays out Gambia investment potentials  

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow on Thursday addressed the first plenary session of the Russia-Africa Summit and laid out a detailed presentation of the investment opportunities that exist in The Gambia.   “In The Gambia, we have investment opportunities that bode well for this forum.[Read More…]

by October 27, 2019 0 comments Society
Edward Singhatey and His Missed Opportunity

Edward Singhatey and His Missed Opportunity

When news got out that Edu was sighted in town for a possible appearance at the TRRC, the whole country was drowning in euphoria. This elation was borne out of our collective expectation of finally closing that chapter on not the WHO or HOW questions[Read More…]

by October 25, 2019 0 comments Politics
Koro’s Sister Says “Forgiveness Is Not For The Villain”

Koro’s Sister Says “Forgiveness Is Not For The Villain”

By Abdoulie John The sister of the late Ousman Koro Ceesay says the path to forgiveness does not lead to those who obliterate the dark truth of the crime they have committed. Mr. Ceesay, the former Finance Minister of the Gambia, was murdered and had[Read More…]

by October 24, 2019 0 comments News