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'I Have No Blood On My Hands'

'I Have No Blood On My Hands'

A former high ranking military officer has confidently stated that his hands are clean. Lt. Colonel Pa Modou Ann’s name has never been linked to any atrocity or brutality in the Gambia. The former military administrator has been admired for his high level of professionalism,[Read More…]

by March 4, 2014 6 comments News
The Legacy Of Great Dobo Kemo

The Legacy Of Great Dobo Kemo

By Suntou Bolonba Touray Na Tariko program anchor today had an interesting and educative chat with Alhagie Ebrima Darboe, the great grandson of Grand Marabout of Niani Dobo. The elder brother of the Gambia’s veteran opposition leader, Lawyer Ousainou Darboe, narrated the history of Dobo[Read More…]

by March 4, 2014 3 comments News
Media Leaks Anger CORDEG

Media Leaks Anger CORDEG

The newly elected Executive of the Committee for the Restoration of Democratic to the Gambia (CORDEG) has angrily reacted to the leakage of its foundation document(s), describing it as “a gross breach of trust.” In a press dispatch, CORDEG fell short of naming any online[Read More…]

by March 1, 2014 0 comments News
Lumumba, Mandela and Africa’s Next Strategy

Lumumba, Mandela and Africa’s Next Strategy

January 2014 marked the 50th commemoration of the assassination of Patrice Emery Lumumba. Lumumba was one of the greatest forces behind the wrestling of Independence from the unwilling hands of Belgian colonizers of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Africa’s most celebrated freedom fighter, Nelson Mandela[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments News
Crisis Engulfs St. Augustine’s

Crisis Engulfs St. Augustine’s

One of the Gambia’s oldest and best performing senior secondary schools has found itself mired in financial crisis to the extent of not paying staff salaries. The school’s teachers are planning a sit-down strike if their demands have not been met. For so many years,[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments News

'Intellectuals Disrespect Our Cultures'

By Saiks Samateh If any, it is the African intellectuals who have many a times disrespected African values and intellectualism, not knowing your history can at that same time render useless in the face of time.To argue that Gay and Lesbian acceptance is western values[Read More…]

by February 27, 2014 0 comments News