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Jammeh Pardons 85 Prisoners

Jammeh Pardons 85 Prisoners

Gambian President has granted amnesty to 85 prisoners. Among those who enjoyed presidential amnesty was a death row inmate whose sentence was later commuted to life in prison. Modou Gaye, a former deputy Inspector General of Police, was among eight people condemned to death after[Read More…]

by July 4, 2015 1 comment News
More On Gambia-Bound Cargo Saga

More On Gambia-Bound Cargo Saga

More details are slowly emerging about The Gambia-bound container ship seized in Guinea-Conakry. It has been brought to our attention that the seizure of ASTOR has affected shippers from the United States as well. “Your story excluded shippers from USA and I am a victim[Read More…]

by July 3, 2015 1 comment News
Desperate Love: Suicide Out Of Love

Desperate Love: Suicide Out Of Love

A young life was wasted due to needless artificial barriers and restrictions. I call on our rural/Banjul people to let the young people break the barriers of class or caste system and base their values judgements on human dignity and upright characters. I reject class[Read More…]

by July 3, 2015 7 comments News
PDOIS’ Contribution On Parliamentary Debate On Election Amendment Bill

PDOIS’ Contribution On Parliamentary Debate On Election Amendment Bill

Halifa Sallah   FOR THE CENTRAL COMMITTEE How Seasoned Parliamentarians Would Handle The Debate Introduction The Legislative power of the Gambia is exercised by the National Assembly members by passing Bills which become law when assented to by the President and published in the Gazette.[Read More…]

by July 3, 2015 0 comments News
Gambia’s Controversial Bill Still Hanging

Gambia’s Controversial Bill Still Hanging

Gambian Parliament has again postponed without a reason a vote on a controversial bill that aims to increase fees for registration of political parties and presidential candidates. The National Assembly Speaker told this reporter the House was adjourned until the next sitting day as caucuses[Read More…]

by July 2, 2015 0 comments News

Evidence Of Brikama Football Coup

This 17-second video is an evidence of how Brikama Youth and Sports Association congress was hijacked by the so-called Normalisation Committee, local government and sports officials. The video clearly shows how desperate club representatives have been barred from attending the congress by the police. They[Read More…]

by July 2, 2015 0 comments News, Sports