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Supreme Court Dismisses UDP Election Petition

Supreme Court Dismisses UDP Election Petition

The Supreme Court of The Gambia, has today dismissed the UDP election petition against Adama Barrow for not adhering to rule (11) of the Election Petition Rule (notice and security) and subsequently ordered a sum of D100, 000 as a cost to Adama Barrow. The[Read More…]

by December 28, 2021 0 comments Politics
NUP Leader’s Historic Gracious Act

NUP Leader’s Historic Gracious Act

Abdoulie Ebrima Jammeh is a new comer in politics who will be remembered in history for his gracious act of conceeding election defeat and congratulating President-elect Adama Barrow for his resounding win. Unlike some veteran politicians who do not want to swallow their pride, the[Read More…]

by December 9, 2021 0 comments Politics
After The Landslide Victory For Barrow; What Next?

After The Landslide Victory For Barrow; What Next?

By D. A. Jawo The Gambia has just come out of the most hotly contested as well as contentious elections that this country had ever had for a very long time. The outcome was however a surprise to many people, even to President-elect Adama Barrow’s[Read More…]

by December 8, 2021 0 comments Politics
Silent Majority Decides Gambia’s Election

Silent Majority Decides Gambia’s Election

Here I repost my Opinion article here. Indeed the “Silent Majority” has decided. Adama Barrow got reelected into office largely by the Silent Majority- research if you don’t belief it. The political system is changing in The Gambia. Forget about the crowd that follow the[Read More…]

by December 8, 2021 0 comments Politics
Barrow’s Victory Is A Triumph of Gambian Democracy

Barrow’s Victory Is A Triumph of Gambian Democracy

The leader of the opposition Gambia Moral Congress has described President Adama Barrow’s election victory as “a triumph of Gambian democracy. All the candidates demonstrated spirited attempt during the process.” Mai Ahmad Fatty’s message is contained in a congratulatory write up posted on his Facebook[Read More…]

by December 5, 2021 0 comments Politics
TRRC Report Must Lead To Justice

TRRC Report Must Lead To Justice

As the Gambian Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) today submits its final report to President Adama Barrow, Amnesty International’s West Africa Researcher Michèle Eken said: “The Commission’s report must give way to an unequivocal commitment from the Gambian authorities that justice and reparations will[Read More…]

by November 27, 2021 0 comments Politics