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Why We’ve To Put On Gloves!

Why We’ve To Put On Gloves!

We need to be real when we say it is time for work. This is all we need as a country to develop. Let there be young Gambians trained in bread making in both local and modern ways. Our civil servants, carpenters, electricians and market[Read More…]

by June 28, 2018 0 comments Society
Purification of the Soul in Ramadan  (Tazkiyyah al-Nafs)

Purification of the Soul in Ramadan (Tazkiyyah al-Nafs)

By: Professor Alhagi Manta Drammeh (PGCerTHE, FHEA, FRSA, UK) “He has succeeded who purifies it” (Qur’an 91:9) and “Just as We have sent among you a messenger from yourselves reciting to you Our verses and purifying you and teaching you the Book and wisdom and[Read More…]

by June 27, 2018 0 comments Society
I’m A Proud Mandinka “Village Boy”

I’m A Proud Mandinka “Village Boy”

I’M A PROUD MANDINKA “VILLAGE BOY”! (WITH ALL DUE RESPECT TO MY FELLOW OTHER TRIBES!) If you are a Mandinka be proud of it. If you are Sarahule, Njako, Serer, Wolf, Fula, Jola, Karoninka, Aku and all other tribes in our belove country be proud[Read More…]

by June 25, 2018 6 comments Society
President Barrow’s Saddest Day

President Barrow’s Saddest Day

President Adama Barrow has described the Faraba incident, which led to the killing of three civilians, as one of the “the saddest days” of his life. “We cannot afford a repetition of what used to obtain [to take place] in the new Gambia. Yesterday was[Read More…]

by June 22, 2018 0 comments Society
Let’s Not Lose Our Minds!

Let’s Not Lose Our Minds!

A national tragedy occured yesterday and there is nothing that can justify the killings of innocent and unarmed civilians. The people of Faraba Banta are within their democratic rights to demonstrate and voice out their concern when their community is being threatened by the large[Read More…]

by June 19, 2018 0 comments Society
Gambia: A Moment In Time

Gambia: A Moment In Time

Late Monday afternoon, I came home to a pile of messages alerting to a fracas unveiling in the university town of Faraba Banta. A developing story, it reads, but the more I peel through correspondences, the scarier it came to be! Fellow Gambians – there[Read More…]

by June 19, 2018 0 comments Society