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Barrow Urges Religious Co-existence

Barrow Urges Religious Co-existence

Gambian President Adama wants the peaceful co-existence between Muslims  and Christians in the country. Barrow made the statement at State House where he welcomed the Archbishop Benjamin Ndiaye of Dakar on Wednesday. Read below the press release that contains President Barrow’s statement. President Barrow has[Read More…]

by August 17, 2017 0 comments Religion
Opposition GDC Cries Foul

Opposition GDC Cries Foul

By Abdoulie John Officials of the opposition Gambia Democractic Congress (GDC) have got an axe to grind with the police for questioning their leader and denying them permit to hold a rally in Brikama on August 12. “We are resolved not to bow down to[Read More…]

by August 15, 2017 0 comments Politics
Sankanu’s Film Projects Empower Over 180 Gambia Youths

Sankanu’s Film Projects Empower Over 180 Gambia Youths

Prominent Gambian filmmaker, Prince Bubacarr Aminata Sankanu, has provided entry skills for over 187 Gambian youths aspiring for careers in film and related cultural/creative industries. The youths who got exposed to the value chain of international standard film making were absorbed into the five major[Read More…]

by August 15, 2017 0 comments Society
Let’s Pursue Punitive Justice Instead

Let’s Pursue Punitive Justice Instead

Kemo Kinteh, I 100 percent agree with the content of your brilliant piece. The Gambia does not need Truth, Reconciliation and Reparation Commission (TRRC); instead our situation calls for punitive justice. Before we pursue the road to reconciliation, we need to seek justice for the[Read More…]

by August 14, 2017 1 comment Politics
‘I Find Solution In Islamic Finance’

‘I Find Solution In Islamic Finance’

Gambian financial guru sees Islamic finance as the panacea to economic  problems. “While everyone searched for solutions for the global financial meltdown resulting from credit crunch in 2008, I had found salvation in Islamic Finance,” Kemo Barrow told a class of graduating students in Detroit. At[Read More…]

by August 14, 2017 4 comments Religion, Society
Gambia Pushes For Open Access To Information

Gambia Pushes For Open Access To Information

By Abdoulie John The ousting of a dictator has left Gambians with the arduous task of cleaning the mess as well as normalising the terrain. But the country’s new leadership is laying the foundation for a Gambia where citizens will reap the benefits  of access[Read More…]

by August 13, 2017 0 comments News