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$2 Million Gambia-Senegal Spying Deal Exposed

$2 Million Gambia-Senegal Spying Deal Exposed

Senegal’s former Interior Minister has been accused of not only representing President Yahya Jammeh’s interest in Senegal but also abused his power to take down any Gambian who poses threat to the Gambian leader. General Pathe Seck, a former Senegalese Gendarmerie Commander, is believed to[Read More…]

by May 25, 2014 8 comments Society
Malawian President 'Annuls Election'

Malawian President 'Annuls Election'

Malawi’s President Joyce Banda says she is annulling this week’s general election – in which she was a candidate – because of voting “irregularities.” She said a new vote should be held within 90 days but she would not stand again in any new poll.[Read More…]

by May 24, 2014 0 comments Society
Malawian President ‘Annuls Election’

Malawian President ‘Annuls Election’

Malawi’s President Joyce Banda says she is annulling this week’s general election – in which she was a candidate – because of voting “irregularities.” She said a new vote should be held within 90 days but she would not stand again in any new poll.[Read More…]

by May 24, 2014 0 comments Society
‘Don’t See Only Tribal Loyalty’

‘Don’t See Only Tribal Loyalty’

Gambians have been guided to remain loyal to their country and avoid seeing only their tribe and political affiliations. Mr. Ebraima Manneh, the former Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health and long serving UDP Administrative Secretary, said being loyal to one’s tribe and political[Read More…]

by May 23, 2014 0 comments Society
'Sir Dawda's Modesty Is Exemplary'

'Sir Dawda's Modesty Is Exemplary'

The leader of the main opposition United Democratic Party has extended his party’s felicitations to the ousted Gambian President Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara who turned 90 years on May 16th. Lawyer Ousainou Darboe wishes Sir Dawda good health and long life. “On behalf of my[Read More…]

by May 17, 2014 2 comments Society
OJ Says "I'm Ready For Protest"

OJ Says "I'm Ready For Protest"

An opposition political leader has reiterated his readiness to launch peaceful protest in the Gambia, stressing it’s about time that he exercised his constitutional rights. Over the years, Gambian police have repeatedly denied opposition their constitutional right to hold peaceful demonstration in the country. But[Read More…]

by May 12, 2014 3 comments Society