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A Response To CRC Chair’s Read On The Country

A Response To CRC Chair’s Read On The Country

By Foday Samateh Speaking at a news conference on the Constitutional Review Commission’s countrywide listening tour, the Commission Chairman Cherno Jallow was reported to have remarked that: “The sum of the most pertinent issues raised by the Gambian community at large relates to concerns about[Read More…]

by February 13, 2019 1 comment Society
Gambia’s First Lady  Leads Campaign Against Pollution In Africa

Gambia’s First Lady Leads Campaign Against Pollution In Africa

Her Excellency, First Lady Fatoumata Bah-Barrow has been selected by the AU Commission as the Regional Chair for West Africa to lead the continent-wide efforts of ensuring a pollution-free Africa. The choosing of the First Lady took place during the High Level Working Session on[Read More…]

by February 11, 2019 0 comments Society
Imam Ceesay Defines Gambia Mission

Imam Ceesay Defines Gambia Mission

The Resident Imam of Detroit’s Muslim Center mosque last Friday led prayers at the Kanifing South Mosque. Imam Momodou Ceesay, who is on a trip in The Gambia, used the sermon to explain his mission. Below is Imam Ceesay’s sermon verbatim: My today’s sermon is[Read More…]

by February 8, 2019 0 comments Society
Slippery Little Mistakes We All Make On Usage of Language

Slippery Little Mistakes We All Make On Usage of Language

By Sarjo Bayang What Is Language? By exploration of meaning and purpose, language can be understood as structured system of arbitrary symbols used to convey potentiality. Exactly what is that tells about language in the universal context? Just before we proceed, it may be most[Read More…]

by February 7, 2019 0 comments Society
Gambian Duo Wins Bronze At Qatar Senior Beach Volleyball Cup

Gambian Duo Wins Bronze At Qatar Senior Beach Volleyball Cup

Gambian internationals Sainey Jawo and Babucarr Jarra had added their names in the history books after winning bronze at the just concluded Qatar senior beach volleyball series played last weekend at Katara beach in Doha Qatar. The duo who plies their trade with Alsaad Sport[Read More…]

by February 5, 2019 0 comments Society, Sports
“Gambian publications deserve int’l platforms’

“Gambian publications deserve int’l platforms’

President Adama Barrow said he is in agreement with a UK-based Gambian author and publisher that Gambian intellectual and other creative works deserve international platforms and market. Yaya Sillah was at the State House on Friday to introduce his new publishing company in The Gambia[Read More…]

by February 2, 2019 0 comments Society