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Dr. Jallow Becomes TRRC Executive

Dr. Jallow Becomes TRRC Executive

President Adama Barrow has appointed Dr. Baba Galleh Jallow as the Executive Secretary of the Truth Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC). The appointment resulted after a consultation with the Minister of Justice and the Public Services Commission. Dr Baba Galleh, the former Editor in Chief[Read More…]

by February 2, 2018 10 comments News
Gambia Government Re-assures Freedom Of  Expression Rights

Gambia Government Re-assures Freedom Of Expression Rights

The Gambia’s Information and Communication Ministry has re-assured Gambian and non-Gambians that their freedom of expression rights are still guaranteed. In a statement, the government  “acknowledges that Dr. Ismaila Ceesay, a political science lecturer at the University of The Gambia was invited by the police[Read More…]

by February 1, 2018 2 comments News
Dictator Obiang Cannot “Protect” Yahya Jammeh From Justice

Dictator Obiang Cannot “Protect” Yahya Jammeh From Justice

Equatorial Guinea Legally Bound to “Prosecute or Extradite” Exiled Gambian Dictator (Banjul, The Gambia, January 29, 2018) – Victims of the former Gambian government of Yahya Jammeh and their supporters reacted with indignation to a declaration by the president of Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang Nguema[Read More…]

by January 29, 2018 0 comments News
‘Jammeh Will Not Be Extradited’

‘Jammeh Will Not Be Extradited’

Yahya Jammeh fled to Equatorial Guinea after being forced out of power last year Equatorial Guinea’s President Teodoro Obiang Nguema has said he will not agree to any extradition order for former Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh, who has been living in exile in the central[Read More…]

by January 28, 2018 1 comment News
ECOWAS Is Watching Gambia Events

ECOWAS Is Watching Gambia Events

The regional economic grouping ECOWAS will continue to monitor the political enviroment in the Gambia. The body’s areas of monitoring includes conducts of political parties, citizenry and the government’s reaction to events. “We are concerned with recent happenings and we have been consulting with the[Read More…]

by January 26, 2018 0 comments News
The president who made people take his bogus HIV cure

The president who made people take his bogus HIV cure

Image copyrightEPA The Gambia’s former leader, Yahya Jammeh, who left the country a year ago after two decades in power, has been accused of many crimes. But one of the strangest was forcing thousands of people with HIV to undergo treatment with a concoction of[Read More…]

by January 22, 2018 0 comments News