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Gambia’s 52nd Independence Celebration In Pictures

Gambia’s 52nd Independence Celebration In Pictures

by February 18, 2017 0 comments News
What Sillah Can Bring To GRTS

What Sillah Can Bring To GRTS

The appointment of veteran journalist as the Director General of the Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRTS) has been hailed by many people. Mr. Ebrima Sillah, who replaces Malick Jones, has a wealth of experience in both print. broadcasting and online journalism. Mentored and trained[Read More…]

by February 15, 2017 0 comments News
Fadera Appointed Secretary General

Fadera Appointed Secretary General

PresidentAdama Barrow has appointed Dawda Fadera as the Secretary General and Head of the Civil Service. He replaces Pa Musa Jallow who was appointed by ousted President Yahya Jammeh during the six week political impasse that resulted to the ECOWAS military intervention. Fadera, a  career[Read More…]

by February 14, 2017 0 comments News
CDS Badjie Hiding Jammeh’s Bad Boys

CDS Badjie Hiding Jammeh’s Bad Boys

The Gambia’s Chief of Defense Staff has been accused of protecting some of ousted President Yahya Jammeh’s “bad boys with dirty hands” from facing prosecution. Lt. General Ousman Badjie has decided to approve Jammeh’s killer squad members for United Nations peacekeeping mission in Darfur. “CDS[Read More…]

by February 13, 2017 1 comment News
Gamtel Director Under Fire

Gamtel Director Under Fire

The managing director of the Gambia Telecommunications Limited (Gamtel) is currently shuttling between his office and gateway keeping offices trying to clean up his soiled financial records. Baboucarr Sanyang was appointed to the position to defend the interest of ousted President Yahya Jammeh. “Mr. Sanyang[Read More…]

by February 9, 2017 0 comments News
Halake’s London Letter: Is CDS Now In-Charge Of The Gambia?

Halake’s London Letter: Is CDS Now In-Charge Of The Gambia?

Note: As readers may recall, I applauded President Barrow’s earlier decision to retain Yahya Jammeh’s Chief of Defence Staff Lt. General Ousman Bargie. Many readers were of a different opinion to mine and, sadly, the story below of torture against a young man which the[Read More…]

by February 9, 2017 1 comment News