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Congratulations To Fatou Bensouda

Congratulations To Fatou Bensouda

I wish to use your widely followed media, to register my appreciation and congratulations to Mrs Fatou Bom Bensouda, on the successful completion of her tenure as Chief Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (ICC). Mrs Bensouda’s appointment as the first woman to such a[Read More…]

by July 14, 2021 0 comments Politics
Let us Reject and Shun the Ugly Head of Tribalism 

Let us Reject and Shun the Ugly Head of Tribalism 

By: Dr Alhagi Manta Drammeh (PGCerTHE, FHEA, FRSA, UK) Professor, Al-Maktoum College of Higher Education, UK  I started writing this piece on Monday as I reflected on my country from the outside. I was distracted and could not complete it. I am compelled to compete[Read More…]

by July 5, 2021 0 comments Politics
My Election Message to Gambians

My Election Message to Gambians

Fellow Gambians, As our nation gears towards the December 2021 presidential elections, I wish to remind all Gambians, especially our voters about the importance of this election. Democratic elections provide civil opportunities for a people to collectively decide on the leadership of their affairs. In[Read More…]

by June 26, 2021 0 comments Politics
The Gambia From Mob Justice to Criminal Justice System

The Gambia From Mob Justice to Criminal Justice System

By: Dr Alhagi Manta Drammeh (Fellow Higher Education Academy (FHE) and Fellow Royal society of Arts (FRSA) UK) I am no lawyer, but I think the recent incidents of banditry, criminality and the perceptions ordinary people may have about our criminal justice system warrant one[Read More…]

by June 3, 2021 0 comments Politics
Dissecting Ideology And Political Allegiance

Dissecting Ideology And Political Allegiance

By Suntou Touray, in Political Sabbatical The assumption that people are involved in politics mainly because of advancing a singular ambition for an individual to be Head of State, and the total and complete worldview of everyone to be a follower who doesn’t have the[Read More…]

by May 18, 2021 0 comments Politics
Nigeria Trip – Did Darbo & Co. Know Independent, Democracy & Republic? 

Nigeria Trip – Did Darbo & Co. Know Independent, Democracy & Republic? 

The Gambia   A Republican Constitution for The Gambia   Abuja/Nigeria Trip – Did O/Darbo & Co. Know Independent, Democracy & Republic?    The election victory of December 2016 and The Prior Agreements of The Coalition 2016 offered Gambia golden opportunities of ‘a people-centered political[Read More…]

by March 5, 2021 0 comments Politics