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Nullifying a Constitutional provision: why the Court of Appeal is wrong in Kharafi

Nullifying a Constitutional provision: why the Court of Appeal is wrong in Kharafi

If it can dance, M. A. Kharafi & Sons Limited (the Applicant) may be raucously performing the Rumba at the shockingly erroneous ruling of the Gambia Court of Appeal (GCA) in its case against the Attorney General, the formal custodian of cases against the State.[Read More…]

by June 19, 2020 0 comments Politics
An Uncomfortable Conversation

An Uncomfortable Conversation

By Ebrima Conteh  It is important for people to understand and frame the current unrest in the United States as a struggle by moral people. This long historic struggle for justice for the descendants of people who endured slavery for 250 years, who then endured[Read More…]

by June 9, 2020 0 comments Politics
5th Reaction to the Draft Constitution from Dabanani Law  

5th Reaction to the Draft Constitution from Dabanani Law  

  The Draft Constitution, Retroactivity, and the Rule of Law At the Paradise TV televised national discussion, and in its aftermath, the issue of the commencement of the Presidential term has dominated the public conversation headlines. By section 100 (2) (c) of the 1997 Constitution[Read More…]

by May 19, 2020 0 comments Politics
4th Reaction to the Draft Constitution from Dabanani Law       

4th Reaction to the Draft Constitution from Dabanani Law      

4th Reaction to the Draft Constitution from Dabanani Law Some Observations on the Draft Constitution on this Paradise TV Conversation Day As we enter the Paradise TV day on the Draft Constitution (the Draft), further observations on the document are in order. From non-constitutional material[Read More…]

by May 17, 2020 0 comments Politics
The National Assembly and National Destiny  

The National Assembly and National Destiny  

If anyone understands the nature of a Democratic Republic one will not be in any doubt to realize that the destiny of the Republic lies primarily in the hands of the National Assembly. This is why the Constitution provides all the necessary powers and tools[Read More…]

by May 17, 2020 0 comments Politics
Defend the Draft Constitution. No Gambian Should Serve for More 10 Years as President

Defend the Draft Constitution. No Gambian Should Serve for More 10 Years as President

It is indeed quite concerning that the Cabinet has expressed objection to the draft constitution on the issue of presidential term limit that it discriminates and targets Pres. Adama Barrow. That statement by the Cabinet is utterly false, irresponsible and a threat to peace. The[Read More…]

by May 17, 2020 0 comments Politics