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Of the TRRC Final Report, its Recommendations, the Government White Paper, Implementation, and Crimes Against Humanity

Of the TRRC Final Report, its Recommendations, the Government White Paper, Implementation, and Crimes Against Humanity

  It was dramatic and captivating, and in hindsight, a development as profound as any in the public affairs of The Gambia. More than a quarter century later, a nation negotiates the fallout of 22 July 1994. That it took the trajectory it did was[Read More…]

by June 4, 2022 0 comments Politics
VP’s Speech That Moves A Nation

VP’s Speech That Moves A Nation

by May 11, 2022 0 comments Politics
Don’t Mix Apples And Oranges

Don’t Mix Apples And Oranges

Barrow Hasn’t Threatened Anyone Those reacting negatively to President Adama Barrow’s Monday speech are nothing but paranoid attention-seeking fear mongerers. The content of President Barrow’s address to Banjul Muslim elders was being ‘tongue twisted.’ Mr. Barrow spoke against those bent on hiding behind activism to[Read More…]

by May 3, 2022 0 comments Politics
Halifa – An Iconic Pillar In Our Politics

Halifa – An Iconic Pillar In Our Politics

Hon Halifa Sallah – Thank you “…true knowledge is fundamentally non-political and that conversely, political knowledge is not true knowledge.” It is widely believed that politics is a terrain that divides and polarises in many instances. I was among the toughest critics of Hon Halifa[Read More…]

by April 18, 2022 0 comments Politics
Epitaph Ambassador Dawda Fadera

Epitaph Ambassador Dawda Fadera

By Alagi Yorro Jallow Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un Immortals never die. As Tagore wrote, “Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.” Ambassador Dawda Fadera’s work shines on. I extend my profound condolences[Read More…]

by February 22, 2022 0 comments Politics
Tell Them It All Began In Africa

Tell Them It All Began In Africa

By Aniekpeno Ekong Tell them it all began in Egypt (advanced civilization, science, math, philosophy, religion, architecture). Tell them the first Egyptians were black, nothing to do with Hollywood movies. Tell them Christopher Columbus did not discover the Americas, that Mansa Musa, the Malian, was[Read More…]

by February 20, 2022 0 comments Politics