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Gambia Ready For Deadly Ebola

Gambia Ready For Deadly Ebola

The World Health Organization (WHO) has prepared the Gambia to contain a possible outbreak of the deadly Ebola outbreak. This is made possible through the provision of assortment of medical and other supplies to the West African nation on Tuesday. The provisions include 4,000 sets[Read More…]

by June 12, 2014 0 comments Health, Society
Blood Crimes: Are We Getting Closer To making Jammeh Pay Up

Blood Crimes: Are We Getting Closer To making Jammeh Pay Up

Since coming to power through the trumped up bloodless coup slogan, many sons and daughters of the Gambia have suffered horrific violences and the crimes all remain unmitigated, unsolved and an open case against the Gambian blood thirsty President. The international tribunals only get involved[Read More…]

by June 12, 2014 0 comments Editorial
ECOWAS Court Shames Gambia

ECOWAS Court Shames Gambia

The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes today’s ruling by a West African regional court, which found that the Gambian government failed to conduct a meaningful investigation into the murder of journalist Deyda Hydara. The ruling is the first ECOWAS case relating to the murder of[Read More…]

by June 11, 2014 0 comments News
Gambian Minister Bribed For Prisoner Release

Gambian Minister Bribed For Prisoner Release

The Gambia’s Interior Minister, Ousman Sonko, has been incriminated in a bribery scandal involving the release of a Senegalese inmate at Mile II Central Prisons in 2012. The granting of amnesty to Dr. Amadou Scattred Janneh, former Minister of Information and Tamsir Jasseh, the former[Read More…]

by June 10, 2014 0 comments Politics
Drums Can Speak: Jaliba’s Legendary Drummer Explains

Drums Can Speak: Jaliba’s Legendary Drummer Explains

Kairo Radio is filled with rich cultural performances all day today. We are featuring the legendary drummer for Jaliba Kuyateh with his own drumming variations from the Manden repertoire. Omar Camara alias ‘General’ is from a family of drummers, and he carried the profession with[Read More…]

by June 10, 2014 1 comment Culture, Society
Jammeh Is Africa’s Worst Dictator

Jammeh Is Africa’s Worst Dictator

  By An Insider The President of the Gambia Yahya Jammeh is the Africa’s Worst Dictator in the 21st Century. When he took over the mantle of affairs of the Republic of the Gambia on July 22nd 1994, he started with a Slogan; “Accountability, Transparency[Read More…]

by June 9, 2014 3 comments Editorial