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Respect Opposition, SI Tells Gambia

Respect Opposition, SI Tells Gambia

Socialist International (SI) has vigorously protested against last week blockade of a touring United Democratic Party (UDP). The group blamed the Gambia government for restricting the public activity and outreach of the opposition leader. It urged the Jammeh regime to respect the opposition. Find below[Read More…]

by April 25, 2015 1 comment News
The Gambia Boko Haram Connection

The Gambia Boko Haram Connection

  Gambian security few weeks ago rounded up several youths who were believed to have links to the Nigerian terror group. Boko Haram, a terror group that hides behind Islam, has been wreaking havoc in Nigeria since its creation in 2009 killing more than 10,000 people.[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 2 comments News
S. Madi, Others Charged With Drug Trafficking

S. Madi, Others Charged With Drug Trafficking

  The Gambia’s business tycoon, Shyben A. Madi & Sons Limited, George S. Madi Fatara, Charles Victor Shyben Madi Fatara, George Madi Junior Fatara, Carmen Madi Fatara, Biran Najeen Marong, Peter Aziz and Elias Dib, are facing charges of trafficking hard drugs, according to a[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 2 comments News
‘Xenophobic Attacks Not Our Culture’

‘Xenophobic Attacks Not Our Culture’

The former South African president’s foundation has issued a statement, condemning a spate of fatal attacks on Africans in the country. So far, 10 people have been killed by South Africans after they accused Africans from elsewhere of taking their “jobs and invading their country[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments News
Press Release From Socialist International

Press Release From Socialist International

  The unacceptable tragedy in the Mediterranean Sea needs to be halted ———————————————————— ** | 22 APRIL 2015 The massive number of migrants and refugees that continue to lose their lives in the Mediterranean Sea is shocking and highlights the deadly consequences of the lack[Read More…]

by April 23, 2015 0 comments News
Update On UDP’s Caravan Tour

Update On UDP’s Caravan Tour

The United Democratic Party (UDP) Caravan tour is now in Niani, with the convoy currently in Bakadagi visiting elders as tradition demands. This will be followed by a meeting in the area. In all the visited places, the party has been belabouring on the need to[Read More…]

by April 22, 2015 2 comments News