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Gambian Tragedy: Husband Kills Wife, Sets House On Fire

Gambian Tragedy: Husband Kills Wife, Sets House On Fire

By Suntou Touray Confirmed Reports Indicate that at least five Gambian couples killed each other in the West in recent times. Three cases were reported in the United Kingdom, one in Sweden and one in the United States.  The figure could be higher if depression[Read More…]

by October 12, 2014 9 comments News
Cameroon Pays Boko Haram $400,000

Cameroon Pays Boko Haram $400,000

Sahara Reporters has learned that the Cameroonian authorities paid Boko Haram insurgents at least $400,000 in ransom in order to secure the release of Francoise Agnes Moukouri, wife of Vice Prime Minister Amadou Ali. Boko Haram insurgents had abducted Mrs. Ali in July from the[Read More…]

by October 12, 2014 1 comment Politics
Kairo News Hit A Million

Kairo News Hit A Million

We’re Grateful To You All It is time for us to thank our highly committed community of readers and listeners who made a million hits a reality last Sunday. You are simply awesome bunch of esteemed patriots. We’re grateful to you all! When Kairo News[Read More…]

by October 11, 2014 22 comments Editorial

Africa: The Search For Identity

The great African writer, Ngugi wa Thiong’o in his book, Decolonising the Mind, asserts the importance of language, the mother tongue, in a statement which I think is still valid today. And I quote: “How did we, as African writers, come to be so feeble[Read More…]

by October 10, 2014 1 comment Culture
Jammeh Recycles Retired General

Jammeh Recycles Retired General

Gambian leader has reinstated a retired Brigadier General of the Gambian National Army. Brigadier General Alhagie Martin, otherwise known as Ochucks or Lagos, was a former deputy Ambassador to Taiwan who headed the State Guards unit until his removal, retirement and redeployment to the Civil[Read More…]

by October 9, 2014 1 comment News
An Open Letter on Momodou Sabally’s Detention

An Open Letter on Momodou Sabally’s Detention

Momodou Sabally Honoured You, Mrs. Fatou Bensouda An Open Letter on Momodou Sabally’s Detention From Dida Jallow-Halake in London, UK. Dear Chief ICC Prosecutor, I write to bring to your attention the matter of Gambia’s ex-Secretary General and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Momodou Sabally, because[Read More…]

by October 9, 2014 15 comments Politics