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Activists Form Gambia Democracy Challenge

Activists Form Gambia Democracy Challenge

On Thursday September 11, 2014, an initiative called The Gambia Democracy Challenge was launched. Its purpose is to serve as the primary vehicle for mobilizing resources from all Gambians who recognize the fierce urgency we face as a nation. As is the case throughout history,[Read More…]

by September 19, 2014 8 comments Politics
Time Cost and Human Capital Damage of One Man Rule in Gambia

Time Cost and Human Capital Damage of One Man Rule in Gambia

An autopsy by Sarjo Bayang Money and material loss quickly comes to mind whenever people talk about 20 years misrule in Gambia. By good account of time and human capital cost since the advent of military dictatorship, overall loss to Gambia as a nation is[Read More…]

by September 19, 2014 1 comment News
Gambia Needs No Federal Constitutional Arrangement With Senegal

Gambia Needs No Federal Constitutional Arrangement With Senegal

By Lamin J Darbo If he is to be believed, Ebou Jallow (EJ), with an unnamed Ghanaian lawyer, and Edward Singhateh, former AFPRC junta member, and APRC Cabinet Minister, were the three inspirations behind the one-sided executive document called the 1997 Constitution of the Republic[Read More…]

by September 17, 2014 21 comments Politics
‘APRC Kills Our Successful Projects’

‘APRC Kills Our Successful Projects’

Omar Amadou Jallow has released yet another YouTube video message to the public blaming the APRC government for destroying the Gambia’s successful projects. Mr. Jallow, the former Agriculture Minister and Member of Parliament for Serekunda East, recalled how the agriculture projects in the Jawara era[Read More…]

by September 17, 2014 1 comment News
Nigeria Condemns 12 Soldiers To Death

Nigeria Condemns 12 Soldiers To Death

A military court-martial has sentenced 12 Nigerian soldiers to death after they were found guilty of committing mutiny in Maiduguri, Borno State last May. On 14th May 2014, a group of soldiers fired shots at Maj-Gen Ahmadu Mohammed, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the[Read More…]

by September 17, 2014 0 comments Society

TANGO 10th Policy Dialogue Series

Quality Service Delivery in Telephony, GSM and Internet Services Wednesday 17 September 2014 TANGO Conference Hall 9.30am Introduction Telephony services were introduced in The Gambia since the early days of independence and has been for the most part essentially provided by the national telecommunications company,[Read More…]

by September 17, 2014 0 comments News