Articles by: Kairo News

‘Pay To Play’ Disqualifies Pa Njie

‘Pay To Play’ Disqualifies Pa Njie

Once again I cannot be silent without participation in the mayoral election debate in Kanifing Municipal Council (KMC), a constituency that plays the most important role in business and political life of The Gambia. I also felt that it is injustice if I don’t condemn[Read More…]

by February 20, 2018 0 comments Politics
Barrow Expresses Gratitude To Jawara

Barrow Expresses Gratitude To Jawara

President Adama Barrow has expressed gratitude to former President, Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara and Lady Chilel Jawara for honouring his invitation to attend the Gambia’s 53rd Independence anniversary celebration. Despite his old age, the man who led the Gambia to independence on February 18 joined[Read More…]

by February 20, 2018 0 comments News
Mayor Aspirant Raises Hopes

Mayor Aspirant Raises Hopes

Seeing the likes of young, energetic, educated and able-bodied youths at the forefront of our politics is more than inspiring. The selection of 31-year-old Talib Ahmed Bensouda as the Kanifing Municipal Council mayoral candidate of the United Democractic Party at the weekend in a free[Read More…]

by February 19, 2018 1 comment Editorial
Land Reforms Can Prevent Conflict Between Farmers And Pastoralists In West Africa

Land Reforms Can Prevent Conflict Between Farmers And Pastoralists In West Africa

Land reforms are an important element in the process of sustainable development. It allows policy makers to directly observe how land is utilised to determine priority development areas and to avoid future land conflicts. Each region must find what works best for them despite the[Read More…]

by February 19, 2018 0 comments Society
We Remove Management By Fear

We Remove Management By Fear

President Adama Barrow has said that one year into his presidency has removed one of the major hurdles, Management by Fear by “creating an enabling environment that encourages critical thinking, collaboration, positive engagement, guided by a clear vision in our quest to build the New[Read More…]

by February 18, 2018 0 comments Politics
Give Us Bones Mr. President!

Give Us Bones Mr. President!

Whatever President Adama Barrow does or says will be interpreted differently – positively or negatively. His silence becomes another talking point of its own on the social media. Complaints of his failure to address national issues of concern pollute the air. Born Again Activist warriors[Read More…]

by February 17, 2018 1 comment Editorial