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‘GDC Members Are Not Criminals’

‘GDC Members Are Not Criminals’

The leader of the opposition Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) wondered why the police would subject his party members to screening before issuing them a permit. “The problem I have is calling GDC party militants and members to go to the police station for screening before[Read More…]

by September 5, 2017 1 comment News
Sierra Leone Leader Appreciates Gambia’s Goodwill

Sierra Leone Leader Appreciates Gambia’s Goodwill

PRESS RELEASE Special Delegation Visits Sierra Leone A two-man delegation, comprising the Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure, Honourable Demba Ali Jawo and the Director General of the State Intelligence Service (SIS), Mr. Ousman Sowe, has just returned from a two-day visit to Sierra Leone[Read More…]

by September 5, 2017 0 comments Society
The Young Lion That Roars No More

The Young Lion That Roars No More

Tribute to the former Secretary General of the African National Congress Youth League By Rhulani Thembi Siweya, ANCYL NEC Memeber Last night as I was about to retire to bed, I received the sad news of the passing away of our former ANC YL Secretary[Read More…]

by September 5, 2017 0 comments Politics
Why Barrow Wears Only White

Why Barrow Wears Only White

I want to know why the Gambia’s new interim leader [President Adama Barrow] chooses to wear white clothes (outfit). Is it meant to copy his predecessor Yahya Jammeh? Or does a President in the Gambia have to wear only white outfit while in office? I[Read More…]

by September 3, 2017 1 comment Politics
Open Letter to Pastor Forbes

Open Letter to Pastor Forbes

Pastor, I have been a keen follower of your weekly TV talk show, Discovering Truth, and let me use this opportunity to recognize and appreciate the invaluable knowledge and wise counsel you impart to the viewers, through this program, on various issues bordering not only[Read More…]

by August 31, 2017 9 comments Society
Interview With The Lawyer Who Is Now Pursuing ex-Gambian Dictator

Interview With The Lawyer Who Is Now Pursuing ex-Gambian Dictator

Human rights lawyer Reed Brody became known for working with the victims of General Augusto Pinochet of Chile and Haitian ex-dictator Jean-Claude (“Baby Doc”) Duvalier. More recently, Brody was counsel for victims of former Chadian dictator, Hissène Habré, who, after an interminable struggle, was sentenced[Read More…]

by August 31, 2017 0 comments Politics