Articles by: Suntou Touray

No Theocracy in Islam

No Theocracy in Islam

By: Dr Alhagi Manta Drammeh The extensive interest in Islam recently in the world, has occasionally caused confusion as a result of ignorance and misinformation. Distortions of the teachings of Islam  through myopic lenses  have resulted from negative passions. Therefore, the task of understanding Islam[Read More…]

by July 22, 2016 1 comment Politics
Letter to Yahya Jammeh, No. 3

Letter to Yahya Jammeh, No. 3

  By Foday Samateh In the wake of the mesmerizing heroics of Lawyer Darboe and his fellow freedom fighters, you couldn’t leave us alone. Like a mad fool terrified of being relegated to a mere afterthought, albeit an appalling one, you had to stomp upon the[Read More…]

by June 13, 2016 5 comments News
Another Hero in Africa’s Tragic Hall of Fame

Another Hero in Africa’s Tragic Hall of Fame

By Dida Halake In Dying Like Biko, Solo Sandeng Frees a Nation Let the day be etched in the minds of Gambians and Friends of The Gambia everywhere. Thursday 14th April 2016: The day Solo Sandeng led some forty colleagues in a peaceful demonstration carrying[Read More…]

by April 16, 2016 5 comments Politics
U.K Immigration Law Made Simple

U.K Immigration Law Made Simple

By Lamin Darboe (Gambian legal Expert Explain) UDERSTANDING OUR RIGHTS AND DUTIES UNDER UK IMMIGRATION LAWS (The speech was delivered at the Gambia Association Coventry annual Independent celebration Lecture) The Immigration Act 2014   The Immigration Act has a profound impact on the lives of[Read More…]

by March 17, 2016 1 comment Society
Gambian Entertainers/Singers And Dictatorship

Gambian Entertainers/Singers And Dictatorship

Close association versus fear and material gains. There have been lots of noise of late on the problem of Gambian singers. Prominent amongst them is Jaliba Kuyateh and other younger singers who praise Jammeh now and then. Although Jaliba Kuyateh is largely sidelined by President[Read More…]

by March 3, 2016 1 comment Editorial
Happy 51 Gambian Independence

Happy 51 Gambian Independence

  Music and Musicians were curial in uplifting Gambians and generating a sense of national pride Loving your country is part of solid faith! Why are Gambians not passionately Gambian? It is true our country is small It is true we don’t have natural resources[Read More…]

by February 18, 2016 3 comments Society