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Gambia Gov’t Put To Task Again

Gambia Gov’t Put To Task Again

The Gambia government has been asked to improve on its decaying human rights situation. This newest call, which followed similar numerous calls, was part of the recommendations by Gambia Human Rights Network (GHRN). The network submitted the report to the United Nations Working Group for[Read More…]

by April 9, 2014 0 comments Editorial
Abolish Tribes And Tribalism: A Challenge Of Our History

Abolish Tribes And Tribalism: A Challenge Of Our History

“Goam bunyudul lal du werr muk” – An untreated wound will never heal! By Ousainou Mbenga In my humble view, the treatment must begin from a historical analysis of how this wound was inflicted on us in order to establish the appropriate treatment and save[Read More…]

by April 9, 2014 11 comments Society
Jammeh’s English Threat Is Utopic

Jammeh’s English Threat Is Utopic

Dear Editor, May I response to the comical and the illusionary statement of President Jammeh, that, “I am going to ban English in public schools”, and his further description of Queen Victoria as the bloodiest person ever to live on the face of the earth?[Read More…]

by April 9, 2014 0 comments Editorial
GCC Launches Website

GCC Launches Website

The Gambia Consultative Council (GCC), recognizing the growing need for action, is pleased to present Gambians a platform for communicating and exchanging of ideas. The imperativeness of using all avenues of communications, in a fast changing media and communication landscape, cannot be overestimated. The GCC[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 0 comments Editorial
APRC Lacks Case Against UDP 14

APRC Lacks Case Against UDP 14

Magistrate Dayo of Brikama has fined the prosecution representing the ruling Alliance for Patriotic, Re-orientation and Construction party of President Yahya Jammeh for wasting the court’s time. The D700 fine was imposed after the prosecution’s slowed down the trial of the 14 United Democratic Party[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 0 comments News
8 Years Of Disappearance Without Trace

8 Years Of Disappearance Without Trace

By Fabakary B. Ceesay They were comrades in politics and very good friends at all levels. April 4th, 2014, marks exactly eight years since their abduction and disappearance without trace. Little did the families and loved ones of Momodou Lamin Nyassi, Buba Sanyang and Ndongo[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 0 comments Society