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Gambia’S Criminal Justice System Liquidates Amadou Sanneh

Gambia’S Criminal Justice System Liquidates Amadou Sanneh

  “Amadou Sanneh was Jailed by the criminal justice system to prevent him becoming potential UDP leader.” Lawyer Darboe Leader of the opposition United Democratic Party (UDP), Ousainou Darboe, has said that his party will proffer a new candidate for 2016 presidential elections who will[Read More…]

by April 4, 2014 8 comments Politics
EU Pledges Major Cash Support To Africa

EU Pledges Major Cash Support To Africa

The European Union will offer Africa 28 billion Euros (about $30 trillion) over six years to fund a range of projects, officials announced here at the end of the fourth EU-Africa summit. According to a joint communiqué issued after the meeting of 40 African leaders and[Read More…]

by April 4, 2014 1 comment Politics
Amnesty Gives Gambia Red Card

Amnesty Gives Gambia Red Card

The UK-based human rights group has issued a red card to the Gambia government for its failure “to improve on its human rights situation.” Amnesty International (AI) says the West African country’s human rights situation has deteriorated since the Gambia’s first Universal Periodic Review (UPR)[Read More…]

by April 2, 2014 0 comments Politics
Jammeh: Media Is Not Your Enemy

Jammeh: Media Is Not Your Enemy

By Lamin Saddam Sanyang in The Netherlands The freedom of the media in the Gambia was seized on the 22nd of July 1994, when our democratic government was forcefully overthrown by President Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh and his bunch of criminals. From that day to date,[Read More…]

by April 1, 2014 0 comments Politics, Society
GCC's Flexibility Is Undoubted

GCC's Flexibility Is Undoubted

By Kebba Abdoulie Sanneh In the muddy waters of the asymmetrical Gambian politics on the ground and the current appearance of different diaspora organisations with their platforms outlining their goals, strategy and calculative measures of the highest Machiavellian theories of undermining, destablising and ultimately bringing[Read More…]

by April 1, 2014 2 comments Politics
In Defence of Baba Galleh Jallow

In Defence of Baba Galleh Jallow

When the New African magazine gave an exclusive interview to President Yahya Jammeh of the Gambia who sought to mislead the world about the Gambia and himself, it was quite appropriate that Prof. Baba Galleh Jallow, a Gambian based in United States submitted a rejoinder[Read More…]

by April 1, 2014 1 comment Politics