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ECOWAS Court Rules Against Gambia’s  Draconian Media Laws

ECOWAS Court Rules Against Gambia’s Draconian Media Laws

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Regional Court today ruled that the Gambia’s draconian media laws on sedition, false news and criminal defamation violate the right to freedom of expression. In December 2015, Federation of African Journalists along with four exiled Gambian journalists[Read More…]

by February 14, 2018 1 comment News, Press Freedom
President Zuma Risks Vote Out

President Zuma Risks Vote Out

South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has been given a day to resign or face vote of no confidence. This development follows a recall by the National Executive Committee of the governing African National Congress. President Zuma today concludes a 50-minute interview South African Broadcasting[Read More…]

by February 14, 2018 0 comments News
President Barrow Drops Bomb

President Barrow Drops Bomb

President Adama Barrow is sick and tired of people who want to steal credits for removing Dictator Yahya Jammeh from office. The President thought time is now ripe to tell the plain truth – the truth that most Gambians are not privy to. Mr. Barrow[Read More…]

by February 14, 2018 14 comments News
ANC Recalls President Zuma

ANC Recalls President Zuma

President Jacob Zuma has become the second President to be recalled by his party in post-apartheid South Africa. The National Executive Committee (NEC) recall Mr. Zuma after efforts to have him resigned has failed. Through a similar recall in September 2008, former President Thabo Mbeki[Read More…]

by February 13, 2018 0 comments News
Samateh, Jaiteh Join PSC

Samateh, Jaiteh Join PSC

President Barrow swore-in the Chairman of the Public Service Commission, Mr. Lamin Samateh and Lamin Sam Jaiteh, a member during a Cabinet meeting held on Thursday, 8th February 2018. The duo swore to the prescribed oaths of office, allegiance and secrecy to the Republic of[Read More…]

by February 10, 2018 0 comments News
President Touts ‘We Can Make If…’

President Touts ‘We Can Make If…’

President Adama Barrow is optimistic that “we can make it happen. With commitments and exercise of professionalisms in the way we manage government affairs, the developmental outcomes of this plan will be realized as outlined.” In a speech marking the launch the Gambia National Development Plan[Read More…]

by February 7, 2018 0 comments News