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