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The Founder of the Pan-African Bank Ecobank

The Founder of the Pan-African Bank Ecobank

Ludwig Williams MBA MSA2nd Corporate Staff Accountant at NAACP Gervais Koffi Djondo is the founding father of the pan-African bank Ecobank and the airline Asky. Do you know its history? In the 1970s, Koffi Djondo held several positions in the administration of his country, Togo.[Read More…]

by June 20, 2022 0 comments Society
Gambia Mission Extends ‘Community Diplomacy’

Gambia Mission Extends ‘Community Diplomacy’

The Gambia High Commission completed the second phase of its community outreach program dubbed Community Diplomacy on the 18th June 2022. The Mission had earlier interacted with the Gambia Islamic and Cultural Associations and a prominent community leader. The High Commission’s delegation meet the Gambia[Read More…]

by June 20, 2022 0 comments News
Gambia UK Mission Awards Bikers

Gambia UK Mission Awards Bikers

The Gambia High Commission in London today awarded a Certificate of Recognition to Mr Ebra Taal and Assan Saine for representing the Gambia at the biggest charity bike ride in the U.K covering over 150 miles, comprising 250,000 participants last week. Mr Taal and Mr[Read More…]

by June 9, 2022 0 comments Society
Gambia should take concrete steps for Jammeh and his accomplices to face justice

Gambia should take concrete steps for Jammeh and his accomplices to face justice

( The “Jammeh2Justice” campaign, made up of victims of the former regime and Gambian and international activists, calls on the government of The Gambia to take concrete steps to bring former president Yahya Jammeh and his alleged accomplices to justice. The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations[Read More…]

by June 9, 2022 0 comments News

African governments urged to stamp out witchcraft accusations against children

Six countries – Benin , Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Madagascar and Niger –reported instances of ritual infanticide. Eleven countries – Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Ghana, Liberia, Madagascar, Rwanda and Zimbabwe – reported ritual attacks against children with disabilities. Five countries – Burundi, Democratic[Read More…]

by June 9, 2022 0 comments News
Of the TRRC Final Report, its Recommendations, the Government White Paper, Implementation, and Crimes Against Humanity

Of the TRRC Final Report, its Recommendations, the Government White Paper, Implementation, and Crimes Against Humanity

  It was dramatic and captivating, and in hindsight, a development as profound as any in the public affairs of The Gambia. More than a quarter century later, a nation negotiates the fallout of 22 July 1994. That it took the trajectory it did was[Read More…]

by June 4, 2022 0 comments Politics