Articles by: Kairo News

‘We Provide Checks And Scrutiny’

‘We Provide Checks And Scrutiny’

The Speaker of Gambian Parliament  says the Public Accounts and Enterprises Committee is not on a witch-hunt exercise. Abdoulie Bojang says the parliamentary committee is not created to go after any particular individual or institution. Bojang says the committee aims to ensure there is transparency,[Read More…]

by November 2, 2015 1 comment News
Int’l Civil Society Forum On Gambia

Int’l Civil Society Forum On Gambia

FRAMEWORK FOR ADDRESSING ELECTORAL REFORMS IN THE GAMBIA We, representatives of Civil Society Organizations met in New York, on the margins of the 70th session of the UN General Assembly on October 1-2, 2015 to deliberate on the state of affairs in The Gambia. Asserting[Read More…]

by November 1, 2015 0 comments Admin
Touba Serign Anoints Imam Ceesay

Touba Serign Anoints Imam Ceesay

The son of the late Caliph [Serign Salieu Mbacke] of Mouride Brotherhood in Touba, Senegal, has anointed the Imam of Detroit Islamic Center for his great efforts in rallying so many people around Islam. Serigne Mam Mamour Mbacke is so excited that he has invited[Read More…]

by November 1, 2015 7 comments Religion, Society
My Special Message To Gambian Youths

My Special Message To Gambian Youths

By Deyda Hydara In any country around the world, it is the Youths that persistently demand for JUSTICE, EQUALITY and DEMOCRACY. The Gambia is no exception to this rule. Gambian youths should now worry about their future, life and dignity. Sure enough, the elderly parents[Read More…]

by October 31, 2015 0 comments Politics
Youths As Agents Of Change In Gambia

Youths As Agents Of Change In Gambia

The battle line is drawn, and the urgency is upon all of us. Gambian youths should now demand the political space to be open and fair to all players. Youths of The Gambia have been the missing link in the entire 20 years of political[Read More…]

by October 30, 2015 3 comments Politics
The Backway

The Backway

Here, desolate, I stand earnest in thought By these shores of the Mediterranean Where this Blue monster, in deceptive calm, lies heaving sighs in its roiling, uneasy sleep Then  like a horde of a thousand ghosts, Awakened, the blue swells surge Flowing like the tears[Read More…]

by October 29, 2015 1 comment Society