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Victim Recalls April Student Massacre

Victim Recalls April Student Massacre

‘Students killing should not be put under carpet’ A victim of the Gambia’s April 10 and 11, 2000 student protest has renewed his call for justice, insisting that the “massacre of students must not be buried under the carpet.” Trigger-happy security officers shot dead 13[Read More…]

by April 16, 2014 4 comments Society
Jammeh Bows Down To EU Pressure

Jammeh Bows Down To EU Pressure

By Buya Jammeh Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has bowed to EU pressure to implement political reforms — including changing the country’s restrictions on the media. This comes barely a year after he rejected a proposal from the European Union to introduce reforms, including repealing draconian[Read More…]

by April 14, 2014 0 comments News
Demba Conta Touts African Unity

Demba Conta Touts African Unity

The Gambia’s celebrated reggae artist believes that the respect for Africa and her people lies with the continent’s unity. Demba Conta was born in Niani Yona in the Central River Region in the 50s. He rose to fame in the mid-80s when he hit the[Read More…]

by April 14, 2014 2 comments Politics
President Jammeh's House On Fire

President Jammeh's House On Fire

Voice of reason opines that “when one wants all, he loses all” such is manifested in President Jammeh. As human beings, we at certain stage of our lives reach moments when we are tempted to caress the notion that we can say and/or do anything[Read More…]

by April 13, 2014 0 comments Politics
Let’s Fight For April 10/10 Heroes

Let’s Fight For April 10/10 Heroes

By Sam Pharty As we remember the heroes of April 10 & 11, let us also remember the injured and let us seize this moment to remember not just their souls but for what they have sacrificed their lives for – justice. So let us[Read More…]

by April 13, 2014 0 comments Society
April Carnage Was Test Ground For Jammeh

April Carnage Was Test Ground For Jammeh

By Papa Kumba Loum April 10 & 11  2000 was the testing Ground for Jammeh to  further Subjugate and Emasculate Gambians Who It appears do not Stand for Anything. April 10 and 11 2000 massacre and maiming by Jammeh of Gambian students who were demonstrating[Read More…]

by April 12, 2014 1 comment News