Articles by: Kairo News

IS Fighter Publicly Executes His Mother

IS Fighter Publicly Executes His Mother

An Islamic State militant last week publicly executed his mother in Syria’s city of Raqqa. Lena al-Qasem, 45, was executed for asking Ali Saqr to leave the group, activist groups said. The terrorist group has occupied large swathe of land in Syria and Iraq. The[Read More…]

by January 9, 2016 1 comment Society
Cheikh Ahmadou Bamba ‘Kadimou Rasul’

Cheikh Ahmadou Bamba ‘Kadimou Rasul’

“A cleric who seeks the favours and reward of a King/Ruler is like a fly that feeds on excrements” Serign Amadou Bamba Kairo Radio today starts a two week series on ‘Mouridiyaa’, a study of the followers of Cheikh Ahmadou Bamba. In that the anchor Mohammed[Read More…]

by January 6, 2016 1 comment Religion, Society
Neocolonialism And The Lasting Impact On The African/Gambian Problem

Neocolonialism And The Lasting Impact On The African/Gambian Problem

A topic for discussion Neocolonialism and dialectical materialism is blamed for the continued prevalence of autocrats and tyrants in Africa even after more than half a century of independence. The African elite is excused for the fundamental fault lines in not being able to uplift[Read More…]

by January 2, 2016 33 comments Politics
The President Of New Africa – Part 1 of 4

The President Of New Africa – Part 1 of 4

Sulayman Saul Saidykhan I was never really into the night club thing. But in my early years in college here in the Washington DC metro area where I still live, I would occasionally go along with friends to an African club called Kilimanjaro in the[Read More…]

by December 30, 2015 5 comments Politics
Battle For Political Life; Dictator Jammeh Visits Guinean Marabout

Battle For Political Life; Dictator Jammeh Visits Guinean Marabout

The Gambia’s dictator president is currently sojourning in Guinea where he is consulting a renowned marabout on the fate of his political life. President Yahya Jammeh’s insiders reveal to Kairo News that the power hungry leader does not want to leave power. However, under the[Read More…]

by December 21, 2015 25 comments News
Gambia Becoming Islamic State is Highly Improbable

Gambia Becoming Islamic State is Highly Improbable

By Sarjo Bayang,   Policy Advocate UK   Recent announcement at a political rally that he declares Gambia Islamic state comes as most unreasonable and misleading statement from current occupier of the presidency. There are many reasons why transforming Gambia into an Islamic state is not[Read More…]

by December 18, 2015 2 comments News