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President Barrow Nailed It

President Barrow Nailed It

I am delighted to see President Adama Barrow highlighted the hypocrisy and lack of concern of many Gambian intellectuals and so called human rights defenders who have been silenced during 22 years of military dictatorship. In his speech in Turkey, President Barrow not only talked[Read More…]

by February 14, 2018 0 comments Politics
President Barrow Drops Bomb

President Barrow Drops Bomb

President Adama Barrow is sick and tired of people who want to steal credits for removing Dictator Yahya Jammeh from office. The President thought time is now ripe to tell the plain truth – the truth that most Gambians are not privy to. Mr. Barrow[Read More…]

by February 14, 2018 14 comments News
Re: What Separates UDP And PDOIS

Re: What Separates UDP And PDOIS

Let me agree with Mathew Jallow when he said that UDP and PDOIS are fundamentally different in style but I want to add that they are different in every other way. According to Prof. PLO Lumumba, “parties that rely on the support of an ethnic[Read More…]

by February 14, 2018 2 comments Politics
ANC Recalls President Zuma

ANC Recalls President Zuma

President Jacob Zuma has become the second President to be recalled by his party in post-apartheid South Africa. The National Executive Committee (NEC) recall Mr. Zuma after efforts to have him resigned has failed. Through a similar recall in September 2008, former President Thabo Mbeki[Read More…]

by February 13, 2018 0 comments News
What Separates UDP And PDOIS

What Separates UDP And PDOIS

There is a fundamental, albeit a significant, difference between UDP [United Democratic Party] and PDOIS [People’s Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism], and between Ousainou Darboe and Halifa Sallah. PDOIS is a doctrinaire party; the types that revolve around a single individual, not unlike a[Read More…]

by February 13, 2018 6 comments Politics
Jammeh Is Shamed Again

Jammeh Is Shamed Again

President Adama Barrow is not only right to reverse any controversial or selfish decisions of his predecessor but he has also succeeded in shaming Yahya Jammeh, the man who unilaterally withdrew the Gambia from the Commonwealth of Nations. The admission of the Gambia into the[Read More…]

by February 10, 2018 7 comments Editorial