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'Jammeh Breaks  Bodyguard's Ribs'

'Jammeh Breaks Bodyguard's Ribs'

  President Yahya Jammeh is accused of physically striking his personal aides to the extent of breaking the ribs of one of them. “He would physically strike his orderlies with his hand or cane,” State House source said. The source said two of the Gambian[Read More…]

by April 24, 2014 0 comments Editorial
Lingua Franca In The Gambia

Lingua Franca In The Gambia

Language As A Culture Of Civilization   By Seedy Fofanah A lingua franca is any language which a country adopts as its official language, and which has different language chosen group country like The Gambia, Nigeria, India, Indonesia and many other countries alike though. A[Read More…]

by April 24, 2014 3 comments Society
Chief Fired For Not Welcoming Jammeh

Chief Fired For Not Welcoming Jammeh

President Yahya Jammeh’s dialogue with the people’s tour has proven to be a moment that instills fear and apprehension among district chiefs, alkalolu and senior government officials who have become victims of either arrest, detention or sacking. Some have been charged with giving false information[Read More…]

by April 23, 2014 0 comments Politics
Gambia Detains Scores For Supplying Info

Gambia Detains Scores For Supplying Info

The reported arrest and detention of scores of people accused of supplying information overseas has renewed the Gambia government’s paranoia and adamancy to trample on freedom of expression. Kairo News has been reliably informed about the arrest of Mankamang Kanagie and others in Bakau after[Read More…]

by April 23, 2014 0 comments Editorial
Bala Garba Jahumpa Evacuated For Treatment

Bala Garba Jahumpa Evacuated For Treatment

Confirmed sources informed Kairo Newsthat the Gambia’s Minister of Transport, Works and Infrastructure  who was involved in a car accident on Sunday, April 20, was hurriedly flown out of the country on Monday night. Bala Garba Jahumpa was involved in the accident in Upper River[Read More…]

by April 23, 2014 28 comments News
Obstacles To Gambia’s Struggle

Obstacles To Gambia’s Struggle

A senior political activist has pinpointed what can be seen as the greatest obstacles to the struggle to liberate the Gambia from the clutches of tyranny. “The political persecution of targeted opposition/UDP activists or supporters must stop,” Mr. Alkali Conteh writes, in reaction to the[Read More…]

by April 22, 2014 3 comments Politics