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Jammeh’s Brother Jumps From Lance Corporal To Lieutenant

Jammeh’s Brother Jumps From Lance Corporal To Lieutenant

The top brass of the Gambia National Army have become mired in shock and disbelief upon receiving a directive ordering the immediate promotion of a defence clerk to an officer position without merits or justifications. Lance Corporal Sulayman Jammeh, a cousin brother to Gambian President Yahya[Read More...]

by July 25, 2014 4 comments News
‘Coup Celebration Is Illegal’

‘Coup Celebration Is Illegal’

The Youth Coordinator of the United Democratic Party (UDP) in the West Coast Region has described “any undemocratic change of government as illegal.” Foday Gassama questioned the rationale of celebrating the 1994 military takeover in the Gambia. “The July 22 revolution should not be celebrated,[Read More...]

by July 24, 2014 0 comments News
‘July 22 Is Worth Celebrating’

‘July 22 Is Worth Celebrating’

A nominated National Assembly Member has justified the celebration of the July 1994 military coup d’etat that ousted former Gambian President Sir Dawda Jawara from power. Hon. Babou Gaye Sonko, a nominated Member of Parliament, vigorously argued that July 22 is worth celebrating. The Gambia’s[Read More...]

by July 24, 2014 0 comments News
Gambia Celebrates Two Decades Of Murder

Gambia Celebrates Two Decades Of Murder

The Gambia Consultative Council (GCC), an organization designed to raise awareness about the tyranny in The Gambia, unequivocally condemns the celebration of twenty years of senseless and merciless murder, executions, incarcerations, exile and forced disappearances of fellow citizens and non-citizens alike over the past two[Read More...]

by July 23, 2014 0 comments News
Gambia Opposition Leader Decries Coup Celebration

Gambia Opposition Leader Decries Coup Celebration

Gambian opposition leader Omar Jallow of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has decried the celebrations marking the 20th anniversary of the military takeover that brought to power Yahya Jammeh, describing the move as ‘illegal’. “You cannot glorify illegality. Everybody knows that a coup d’état is[Read More...]

by July 23, 2014 4 comments News
Fisherman Testifies In Journalists’ Trial

Fisherman Testifies In Journalists’ Trial

The trial of two journalists on Monday proceeded with the testimony of a fisherman who described himself as the ‘Chairman of APRC Tanji Youth Wing.’ Lamin Conteh said the story published on the Voice Newspaper that some of his youths have defected to United Democratic[Read More...]

by July 22, 2014 0 comments News

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