Articles by: Kairo News

Discontinue Inter-party Talks Until…

Discontinue Inter-party Talks Until…

Discontinue Inter-Party Talks Till These 6 Conditions are Met! According to the privately owned Gambian daily, The Point, all the seven registered opposition parties have been locked in talks with the ruling APRC just three weeks after the coldblooded murder of Solo Sandeng, a UDP[Read More…]

by May 5, 2016 20 comments Editorial
I’m Not Blaming OJ Jallow But…

I’m Not Blaming OJ Jallow But…

By Pata PJ (Senegal) I got the chance to listen to #OJ Jallow’s interview on Gainako. Here is my take: GAAARRBBBAAAGGGEEE! GARBAGE. And here is why: Nobody is forcing OJ to take to the streets. HE promised it. OJ was single-handedly the only opposition party[Read More…]

by May 4, 2016 6 comments Politics
An Open Letter To All Gambians

An Open Letter To All Gambians

My fellow compatriots, what is going on in the Gambia is not a laughing matter, it is a matter of life and death, a matter of democracy and dictatorship, a matter of impunity and rule of law. Those who can find room to laugh, those[Read More…]

by May 4, 2016 2 comments Politics
Gambia Protest Trial: Banjul Gridlock

Gambia Protest Trial: Banjul Gridlock

“Students and civil servants walking on foot to Banjul as traffic jam is causing hours of delay. People getting out of cars and walking since that is more faster. Police asking for ID cards, with Police Intervention Unit officers mounting more checkpoints,” said a passenger[Read More…]

by May 4, 2016 0 comments Editorial
Darboe, Our Mandela

Darboe, Our Mandela

By Sheriff Kora There is no tragedy greater than the citizens of a nation resigning their citizenship due to the lack of faith in their own abilities to change their political condition. This is the unfortunate reality in The Gambia — a country clutched in the hands[Read More…]

by May 2, 2016 0 comments News
Killing And Oppression Of Our People Got To Stop; Jammeh Must Go!

Killing And Oppression Of Our People Got To Stop; Jammeh Must Go!

  By Mai Kanyi The cliquish regime of Yahya Jammeh and the APRC became the object of contempt in the Gambia for its illegitimacy and record of misrule coupled with harsh survival tactics. The regime became dependent on ferocious repression, executive lawlessness and impunity to enforce[Read More…]

by May 2, 2016 0 comments Politics