Articles by: Kairo News

Challenging Dr Touray On Her Proposal For Opposition Convention

Challenging Dr Touray On Her Proposal For Opposition Convention

Setting Dr Touray Straight on her ‘ Proposals for Opposition Convention Submitted to GOFER’’  By Pa Modou Jack Though Dr. Touray and her surrogates, grouped both in her campaign and other supporting political parties and organizations, signed the Draft Agreement on Friday 14th October, they were quick[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 4 comments Politics
Africa’s Smallest State Getting Ready for Crucial Polls

Africa’s Smallest State Getting Ready for Crucial Polls

Africa’s Smallest State Getting Ready for Crucial Polls                         A Political Report by a Ex-Refugee Part Three of Three Traumatized by the ravages of war in our respective countries and having sought heaven in Gambia of the 1980s and 1990s, we from Liberia and Sierra Leone,[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 0 comments Editorial
The Improbable Political Convention

The Improbable Political Convention

 The Improbable Political Convention The long-awaited coalition of the willing is upon us. This coming Sunday 8 political parties (NCP, NRP, PDOIS, UDP, GMC, GDPD, PPP, Independent Party) will contest in a convention for the flagbearership of the united opposition coalition against the cruelest and[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 1 comment Society
CDS Orders Soldiers “To Shoot Tribalists”

CDS Orders Soldiers “To Shoot Tribalists”

The Gambia’s puppet Army Chief of Staff is fanning seeds of discord within the military, authorizing the killing of what he called “all those who brings tribalism into Gambian politics before or after the December 1st presidential election.” Major General Ousman Badjie has been touring[Read More…]

by October 27, 2016 2 comments News

Jammeh Sends Nai Ceesay Packing

President Yahya Jammeh has sent Momodou Nai Ceesay, the Permanent Secretary of Interior Ministry. Ceesay lost his job on Tuesay, October 24th when he was handed his termination letter. It wasn’t confirmed whether Nai has been detained, although rumours have it that he was a[Read More…]

by October 26, 2016 0 comments News
We Expect It; Gambia Will Quit ICC

We Expect It; Gambia Will Quit ICC

Most people knew the Gambia would be the next African country to distance itself from the International Criminal Court in The Hague after South Africa and Burundi pulled out. While South Africa’s claim that the arrest and hand over of a sitting Sudanese President contradicted[Read More…]

by October 26, 2016 23 comments Politics