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Mr. President, Are You Not Ashame Of Stealing Roots?

Mr. President, Are You Not Ashame Of Stealing Roots?

By Lamin Saddam Sanyang, The Netherlands Tracing his ancestry through six generations – slave and freedmen, farmers and blacksmiths, lawyers and architects – back to Africa, he discovered a sixteen year-old youth, Kunta Kinteh. It was this young man, who had been torn from his[Read More…]

by July 16, 2014 2 comments Politics
Gambia’s Inspiring Emergence As A Highly Educated Country

Gambia’s Inspiring Emergence As A Highly Educated Country

Lamin Sabally- Minneapolis, Minnesota As an unassuming ordinary Gambian, who is by self-confession, a very paltry figure in the political, economic and social landscape of a small, but highly prominent country internationally, it has always been increasingly pleasing to observe that Gambians are making exceedingly[Read More…]

by July 16, 2014 2 comments Society
‘I’m Not Qualified To Lecture On Religion’

‘I’m Not Qualified To Lecture On Religion’

“Secularism is good in so many ways because we don’t have a monolithic religion in the Gambia, and even within the same faith groups, people tend to have some variations in the way they conduct their religious affairs,” the former Wuli West Member of Parliament[Read More…]

by July 15, 2014 18 comments News
What Do You Think Of Yourself?

What Do You Think Of Yourself?

By Sada Njie Mr President, what do you think of yourself? Do you think Gambia belongs to you or do you think you’re untouchable? You are nothing in the eyes of Allah (SWT). Remember we are all created by Allah and we shall all return[Read More…]

by July 14, 2014 0 comments Editorial
Baldeh Family Appreciates Support

Baldeh Family Appreciates Support

On behalf of my family, the Basse Mansajang Kunda community, Upper River Region and The Gambia at large, I would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank you all for your relentless supports during these hard times. Your kind words and the wonderful memories[Read More…]

by July 13, 2014 3 comments News
Tribute To The Late Buba Sidiki Michael Baldeh

Tribute To The Late Buba Sidiki Michael Baldeh

By Tuku Jallow-Kane TRIBUTE TO MY BROTHER AND COLLEAGUE HONORABLE ALHAGI BUBA SIDIKI MICHAEL BALDEH OF THE GADHR CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATION (DAKAR) It is time for the FULLAs to write a petition to his father Alhaji Benteng Jallow-Jammeh or Zainab Suma Jammeh about their son[Read More…]

by July 13, 2014 0 comments Society