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What's Behind Jammeh's Serious Weight Loss

What's Behind Jammeh's Serious Weight Loss

Gambian President last week returned home after a trip to Turkey. President Yahya Jammeh looked frail and skinny, sending signals that his physical health is fast dwindling. The photos that go along with our story speak for themselves. “Can you see his look from the[Read More…]

by February 16, 2014 5 comments News
Mistrial Declared In Black Teen’s Trial

Mistrial Declared In Black Teen’s Trial

Jurors on Saturday found a white Florida man guilty of three counts of attempted murder and one other charge for the fatal shooting of a black teenager over loud music, but a mistrial was declared on the most-serious charge against the defendant — first-degree murder.[Read More…]

by February 16, 2014 0 comments News
Lies Gambians Were Told 10 Years Ago

Lies Gambians Were Told 10 Years Ago

By Prince Obrien-Coker Ten years ago, to date, the hopes of Gambians were raised only to be dashed last month. It is a common practice of our President to keep the people hanging on hope and on him. The notion of Vision 2020 is a[Read More…]

by February 15, 2014 2 comments News
Love Was Created in 'Larayce'

Love Was Created in 'Larayce'

By Suntou Touray The legendary late kora genius put it rightly that “love was created in Heaven.” Every human being agrees with Lalo Kebba Drammeh of blessed memory. In one of his songs, Jaliba Kuyateh sings about the mightiness of love. Whether you Valentine or[Read More…]

by February 15, 2014 0 comments News

Spirit Love

By Baba Galleh Jallow Like a river she flows In the valley of his soul Like a rainbow he smiles on the crest of her dreams Like a wave she plays on the sea of his chest Like the breeze he whispers in the silence[Read More…]

by February 14, 2014 0 comments News
The Man Who Understands Africa

The Man Who Understands Africa

We have been compelled to dig into the background of Dr. Manthia Diawara whose masterpiece lecture we reproduced on Wednesday caught the attention of many people. The high number of phone calls, emails and skype messages have been overwhelming. Caller after caller asked “who is[Read More…]

by February 13, 2014 0 comments News