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Detailed History Of Niani

Detailed History Of Niani

By Sainey Faye Suntou, this is an article on the history of Niani as narrated by the late Bana Kanuteh.The resistance of Kemeteng Camara is also a historical lesson. Ndungu-Siin, now in Senegal was known to be the old capital of Niani; and was founded[Read More…]

by May 4, 2014 1 comment Society
‘A National Democracy Vision’ – A Cause Worthy Of Our Fight

‘A National Democracy Vision’ – A Cause Worthy Of Our Fight

You may have heard of the “Singaporean Dream” of Sir Dawda Jawara and his PPP. It wasn’t a plan to develop our nation but a telling of whom Jawara truly is – the lust for glittering towers. Surely you must have heard Yahya’s Vision 2020.[Read More…]

by May 3, 2014 0 comments Society
Why Jammeh Killed His Brother & Sister

Why Jammeh Killed His Brother & Sister

Details have emerged about why Gambian President Yahya Jammeh had murdered his brother and sister. Most Gambians could not understand why Mr. Haruna Jammeh and Mrs. Marcie (Masireh) Jammeh disappeared without trace since their arrest on July 14th, 2005. Families of the two have not[Read More…]

by May 1, 2014 0 comments Society
History of Niani: Oral Account By Jali Banna Kanuteh

History of Niani: Oral Account By Jali Banna Kanuteh

Tune in to the illustrious history of Niani by the late Jali Banna Kanuteh on Tuesday. The griot master of Balafon player will narrate the founding story of Janjan Bureh, McCarthy Island or George Town. Jali Banna took us through a journey explaining how the[Read More…]

by April 28, 2014 3 comments Culture, Society
Breaking News: Jammeh’s Entourage Kills Young Boy

Breaking News: Jammeh’s Entourage Kills Young Boy

A native of Sandu Misera village on Thursday became the latest casualty of President Yahya Jammeh’s meet the people’s tour. Lamin Sanneh, believed to be aged below 10 years, was hit and killed by a double cabin pickup at Kanube village in Fulladu East district,[Read More…]

by April 27, 2014 27 comments Society
‘PPP Will Not Contest 2016 Presidency’

‘PPP Will Not Contest 2016 Presidency’

The ousted People’s Progressive Party (PPP) will neither contest in the presidential election nor look for leadership positions in the country, the party’s Coordinator disclosed. Omar Amadou Jallow made the expose shortly after he returned to the Gambia. Mr. Jallow was on a two month[Read More…]

by April 26, 2014 15 comments Society