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President Barrow’s UN Debate Statement

President Barrow’s UN Debate Statement

STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY MR. ADAMA BARROW PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA AT THE GENERAL DEBATE OF THE 75TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY NEW YORK On behalf of my delegation, I bring you warm greetings from the people of The[Read More…]

by September 26, 2020 0 comments Politics
Battle Lines Drawn After National Assembly Debate

Battle Lines Drawn After National Assembly Debate

By D. A. Jawo The battle lines have now been clearly drawn between supporters of President Adama Barrow and the rest of the members of the National Assembly, and indeed the whole country, after the Draft 2020 Constitution Bill was defeated on Tuesday by 31[Read More…]

by September 25, 2020 0 comments Politics
NAMs Should Recognize, Accept and Nurture Democracy!

NAMs Should Recognize, Accept and Nurture Democracy!

Let us be clear! Citizens of the Gambia have a right and the duty to call their elected and appointed public officials to express their opinion or concern to them about national issues. Citizens have a right and a duty to call public officials to[Read More…]

by September 25, 2020 0 comments Politics
‘Our Sub-region Still Faces Threats’

‘Our Sub-region Still Faces Threats’

President Adama Barrow told regional heads of state TV that “amid the COVID-19 pandemic, our sub-region still faces political and security threats, including electoral issues and their negative impact on efforts to sustain an enabling environment for development.  This calls for urgent attention and engagement[Read More…]

by September 10, 2020 0 comments Politics
NA Urged To Combat COVID-19

NA Urged To Combat COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Gambia: Citizens escalate matters to National Assembly Members- to reconvene and show urgent action and leadership in combating COVID-19   Gambia citizens and home and abroad escalate request to National Assembly representatives, after a deadline by President Barrow to appear in[Read More…]

by August 13, 2020 0 comments Politics
US Moves To Seize Jammeh’s Potomac House

US Moves To Seize Jammeh’s Potomac House

Department of Justice Seeks Recovery of Approximately $3.5 Million in Corruption Proceeds Linked to Ex-President of The Gambia The Department of Justice filed a civil forfeiture complaint seeking the forfeiture of a Maryland property acquired with approximately $3,500,000 in corruption proceeds by the ex-president of[Read More…]

by July 16, 2020 0 comments Politics