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NPP Conquers Gambia By-elections

NPP Conquers Gambia By-elections

The National People’s Party (NPP) of Gambian President Adama Barrow has recorded sweeping victories in by-elections in Niamina West and Nuimi Jokadu. President Barrow registered his party with the Independent Electoral in Commission in January this year after he had fallen out with the United[Read More…]

by November 8, 2020 0 comments Society
Harris Election ‘Enormously Significant Moment’

Harris Election ‘Enormously Significant Moment’

As we’ve mentioned in previous posts, Kamala Harris has made history today in several ways.   She is the first female US vice-president-elect, and is set to be the first black person and the first Asian American to serve in the VP role.   The[Read More…]

by November 8, 2020 0 comments Politics
Biden Defeats President Trump

Biden Defeats President Trump

The former Vice President Joseph Biden Jr. has become the 46th President of the United States. Mr. Biden, a Democratic Party candidate, has defeated President Donald Trump. News of the victory sparks an array of American flag swinging on the streets, with people jubilating the[Read More…]

by November 8, 2020 0 comments News
Gambians Mourn Deputy Governor

Gambians Mourn Deputy Governor

Gambian President Adama Barrow has joined thousands of Gambians home and abroad to mourn the sudden and untimely death of the deputy Governor of Central River Region (CRR). Lamin R. Darboe succumbed to minor illness last night in the CRR administrative capital of Jan Jan[Read More…]

by November 4, 2020 0 comments Society
Keita Appointed Trade Minister   

Keita Appointed Trade Minister  

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow in exercise of the powers conferred upon him under Sections 71(1) and 71(3) of the Constitution of the Republic of The Gambia, has appointed Mr. Seedy K. M. Keita as Minister for Trade, Industry, Regional Integration, and Employment with effect[Read More…]

by November 3, 2020 0 comments News
Tribalism, Migration and Politics in the Gambian Context

Tribalism, Migration and Politics in the Gambian Context

By Alieu SK Manjang A close onlooker of the Western politics would apprehend the ubiquitous presence of native and migrant dichotomy in the political discourses of these countries. With the rise of populism in many developed democracies, this has come to inform many social policies,[Read More…]

by October 22, 2020 1 comment Society