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Pope Ends US Tour With Hope

Pope Ends US Tour With Hope

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Pope Francis urged hundreds of thousands of the faithful gathered Sunday for the biggest event of his U.S. visit to be open to “miracles of love,” closing out his joyful six-day trip with a message of hope for families, consolation for victims of[Read More…]

by September 28, 2015 0 comments Society
Saudi Mufti Says Stampede Deaths ‘Beyond Human Control’

Saudi Mufti Says Stampede Deaths ‘Beyond Human Control’

Saudi Arabia’s most senior cleric, the grand mufti, has said the stampede at the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca on Thursday was beyond human control. He told the interior minister, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, that he was not to blame for the tragedy. Iran[Read More…]

by September 26, 2015 4 comments News
Tobaski Day Reflection: Will Gambians Rise Up Against Jammeh?

Tobaski Day Reflection: Will Gambians Rise Up Against Jammeh?

By Deyday Haidara “It is taking the Gambia 7560 days for a population of 1.8 million and no one still dares march to State House to chase Jammeh OUT.” I am nobody, am an ordinary Gambian citizen tired of fear rule and hopelessness. For the[Read More…]

by September 25, 2015 3 comments News
HRW Report Is All Tribalist Conspirasy; Jammeh Is A Democrat

HRW Report Is All Tribalist Conspirasy; Jammeh Is A Democrat

This is what Sam Sarr, the new dictator Jammeh’s mouthpiece said about the Human Rights Watch findings. With all the people tortured, killed, exiled, wounded, disabled, Sam Sarr is hanging onto tribalism as the main reason people reject Yahya Jammeh. What a buffoon, self-serving fool![Read More…]

by September 21, 2015 22 comments News
Gambian Gender Activists:  Abortion Rights Ignore?

Gambian Gender Activists: Abortion Rights Ignore?

By Boto Sanneh Editor’s note: ‘A field trip narrative, very insightful and revealing’ “Individuals have argued that the anti-FGM position in the Gambia is not thoroughly researched, not well-thought out and formulated and somehow, too Eurocentric and foreign donor-driven.” Last month while on a brief[Read More…]

by September 21, 2015 2 comments Editorial
Interior Minister Ousman Sonko – The Silent Serpent – Part 1

Interior Minister Ousman Sonko – The Silent Serpent – Part 1

Ousman Sonko is the worst of all the rotten poisonous elements of the Gambian predicament! By Patriotic Gambian Having followed the subject of Jammeh Enablers in this medium over time, I am convinced that the authors and most commentators do not have inside knowledge of the Jammeh[Read More…]

by September 20, 2015 1 comment Society