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GYU Endorses Coalition Candidate

GYU Endorses Coalition Candidate

GYU Press Release in regards to the Opposition Convention. The Gambia Youth for Unity (GYU), officially endorses the Unity candidate, Mr Adama Barrow of the UDP, who was elected by members of the Gambian opposition through the successful consensus convention held at Kairaba Beach Hotel[Read More…]

by November 1, 2016 0 comments News
African Commission Should Support Rights In Gambia

African Commission Should Support Rights In Gambia

By Jim Wormington, Human Rights Watch and Sabrina Mahtani, Amnesty International Opposition Activists Jailed Ahead of Presidential Election “We want you to help us.” This was the message a Gambian human rights activist delivered to the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights at a[Read More…]

by November 1, 2016 0 comments Society
The Victory Journey Has Began

The Victory Journey Has Began

Congratulations to Hon. Adama Barrow, the coalition flag bearer and entire opposition coalition. This is democracy at work. I must congratulate all leaders who were present at the convention, especially Hon. Sallah, Hon OJ Jallow, Hon Hamat Bah and Dr. Lamin Bolonding Bonjang for their[Read More…]

by November 1, 2016 0 comments Politics
Adama Barrow Wins Opposition Convention

Adama Barrow Wins Opposition Convention

The chosen candidate of the main opposition United Democratic Party has emerged the winner of the Gambia’s opposition convention held at Kairaba Beach Hotel. Adama Barrow polled 308 votes, more than necessary to evade a second round. Mr. Barrow is followed by Hamat Bah of[Read More…]

by October 30, 2016 13 comments News
Letter to M. Sajo Jallow (in custody)

Letter to M. Sajo Jallow (in custody)

Letter to M. Sajo Jallow (in custody)”Be sure we shall test you with something of fear and hunger, some loss of wealth or lives or the fruits (of your toil), but give glad tidings to those who are patient in adversity” Qur’an: Surah Al Baqarah (The[Read More…]

by October 30, 2016 0 comments Society
Big Dreams Supports More Gambian Students

Big Dreams Supports More Gambian Students

Big Dreams Incorporated, a charitable organisation founded in Georgia, USA, in 2011, Monday donated over 300 bags, books, pens, pencils, electronic gadgets among other materials to schools in Upper Niumi District, North Bank Region. The donation made to students in Albreda Upper and Senior Secondary[Read More…]

by October 30, 2016 0 comments Admin