Editorial

Of Omar Sadio’s Secret Military Career

Of Omar Sadio’s Secret Military Career

The enlistment of the Casamance Separatist rebel leader’s Son in the Gambia national army is a vindication of activists claims that former Gambia President Yahya Jammeh’s lack of trust in Gambian military officers. Until Lance Corporal Omar Sadio, the son of Salif Sadio, had his[Read More…]

by October 15, 2017 1 comment Editorial
Nyang Njie Needs To Explain

Nyang Njie Needs To Explain

The ousting of Yahya Jammeh has created another era of accountability in the Gambia. As the Mandinka parlance have it, a drum cannot be beaten when the drum beater sits on the beating stick. When Jammeh was around, government employees portrayed themselves as Angels and[Read More…]

by October 3, 2017 1 comment Editorial
Jammeh Kills, Barrow Saves Lives

Jammeh Kills, Barrow Saves Lives

President Adama Barrow’s signing of five United Nations treaties at once draws a vast difference between him (Barrow) and the man he had unseated. The whole world begged Yahya Jammeh to spare the lives of 9 death-row inmates in September 2012 but he did not[Read More…]

by September 26, 2017 2 comments Editorial
What Mama Kandeh Must Know

What Mama Kandeh Must Know

When the leader of opposition Gambia Democractic Congress (GDC) was pedaling allegations that ministers of the Coalition government embezzled donor funds he didn’t realise how he had weakened his political career. Mama Kandeh would have been a political darling had he substantiated what turned out[Read More…]

by August 23, 2017 5 comments Editorial
Will Tambadou Follow Dibba’s Legacy?

Will Tambadou Follow Dibba’s Legacy?

The Gambia’s former Vice Present Sheriff Mustapha Dibba did what would remain reverred any time the history of the country is written or spoken. Mr. Dibba tendered his resignation on September 15th 1972 when his brother Kutubo Dibba was involved in butut scandal. As a[Read More…]

by July 17, 2017 1 comment Editorial
Jawara Enters Africa’s Hall of Fame

Jawara Enters Africa’s Hall of Fame

Despite frantic efforts by the Jammeh regime to white wash all his gains, former Gambian President continues to regain his lost glory. At 93, Sir Dawda Jawara is peacefully resting at home. He is not one of those former elderly statesmen soaked in basket full[Read More…]

by July 6, 2017 4 comments Editorial