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Detained Caliph Freed On Bail

Detained Caliph Freed On Bail

The detained Caliph General of the Sheriff caliphate in Dasilameh Sangajor in Foni Kansala in Western Region has been released on bail Friday afternoon. A huge entourage of talibes, family membets and well-wishers escorted the God-fearing Cleric home. Sheriff Muhidein Hydara, who succeeded his elder[Read More…]

by August 1, 2014 2 comments Society
President Obama Answers Questions from Young Africans 

President Obama Answers Questions from Young Africans 

President Obama answers questions from young African leaders during the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. Q.  Mr. President.  I’m from South Africa.  Previously Nelson Mandela had inspired the foundation of the South Africa Fund for Enterprises.  It has run for two decades, and it[Read More…]

by August 1, 2014 0 comments Politics
A Call For Positive Action

A Call For Positive Action

We are calling on Gambians and friends of The Gambia to observe August 4th – 6th as a time for Positive Action. We urge all of you in the United States of America to call the White House, and offices of your two U.S. Senators[Read More…]

by August 1, 2014 0 comments Society
Islam Council Takes Blame For Eid Prayer Arrest

Islam Council Takes Blame For Eid Prayer Arrest

The Caliph General of the Sheriff Caliphate in Dasilameh Sangajor, who has been illegally detained since Tuesday, was on Thursday morning ferried to Banjul for a meeting with members of the Supreme Islamic Council (SIC). The Council members reportedly told the Caliph General that his arrest[Read More…]

by August 1, 2014 8 comments News
Twenty Years After…

Twenty Years After…

Understanding and Fighting the Dictator and Dictatorship in the Gambia Introduction A cursory study of dictators and dictatorships around the world shows that whether in the past or the present, they survive on one common thing, and that is the obedience of the people. As[Read More…]

by July 31, 2014 2 comments Editorial
Compared To His Predecessors, Obama Has Done Little For Africa

Compared To His Predecessors, Obama Has Done Little For Africa

By Alagi Yorro Jallow There is a palpable thrill in Africa at the prospects of a second term for President Obama, even though in his foreign policy, Africa has not been a priority. Apart from visits to Egypt and Ghana, he has done little about[Read More…]

by July 31, 2014 0 comments Society