Articles by: Kairo News

Yahya Jammeh Must Cease Violence Against Women Activists

Yahya Jammeh Must Cease Violence Against Women Activists

By Siray Touray (women’s activist in U.K.) As a young woman, I am outraged and saddened about the news that three Gambian women are part of the opposition UDP supporters detained and tortured by security forces. These defenceless women are bearing violent wounds. Gambian security forces[Read More…]

by April 21, 2016 1 comment Society
Sanctity Of Human Life: An Islamic Perspective

Sanctity Of Human Life: An Islamic Perspective

By: Dr Alhagi Manta Drammeh The Qur’an categorically states that God has honoured the children of Adam. This honouring of the children of Adam is fundamental to the Qur’anic discourses. Nobody has the right to violate this divine right that people have. In this light[Read More…]

by April 21, 2016 1 comment Religion
Lawyer Ousainou Darboe Iconic Image Of Lady justice

Lawyer Ousainou Darboe Iconic Image Of Lady justice

    Alagi Yorro Jallow I know Ousainou Darboe. I like lawyer Darboe. I don’t want to seem like a sycophant, but I’d be lying if I didn’t admit that I admired him. I disagreed with much of what he said, sure, but I recognized[Read More…]

by April 20, 2016 2 comments Politics
Socialist International:Free Darboe and all Protesters

Socialist International:Free Darboe and all Protesters

SI denounces criminal crackdown of demonstrators and arrest of SI member party leader in Gambia | 16 APRIL 2016   The Socialist International denounces in the strongest terms, the violent repression in recent days by government security forces of demonstrators demanding electoral reform and the[Read More…]

by April 17, 2016 0 comments News
Finally civil disobedience must be the order

Finally civil disobedience must be the order

In any revolution, there are stages that it must go through. First are the complaints, then, the national and international exposure, then, peaceful protest and marches and finally civil disobedience must be the order of the day to end the revolution. ‘one catapult, stones, and[Read More…]

by April 17, 2016 1 comment News
UDP Worried About International Silence On Jammeh’s Brutality

UDP Worried About International Silence On Jammeh’s Brutality

PRESS RELEASE ON THE ARREST OF THE EXECUTIVE OF THE UNITED DEMOCRATIC PARTY (UDP) The leadership of the United Democratic Party (UDP) wishes to inform the international community about the continuing brutal crackdown of its entire executive members and other peace loving Gambians who were[Read More…]

by April 16, 2016 2 comments News