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GCC Reveals Strategy Document

GCC Reveals Strategy Document

Below is the word-for-word copy of the Gambia Consultative Council’ strategy document.  The council is headed by Dr. Sidat Jobe, the Gambia’s former Minister of Foreign Affairs. Overview Objective 1. Creation of an up-to thirty-five member National Transitional Council to consist of representatives from each[Read More…]

by March 27, 2014 0 comments News
CORDEG’s Utterly Blurred Vision

CORDEG’s Utterly Blurred Vision

By Lamin J Darbo Its leadership is almost entirely Diaspora-based, with some absent from The Gambia for two, maybe three decades. Under Professor Jammeh’s Constitution, none of those leaders are qualified to contest any public elections slated for 2016/17. Outside the cyber political world, the[Read More…]

by March 27, 2014 25 comments Uncategorised
Jammeh’s Removal is GCC’s Mission

Jammeh’s Removal is GCC’s Mission

Officials of the Gambia Consultative Council (GCC) issued their strategy document, spelling out their singular and overriding mission of removing President Yahya Jammeh and his government from power. “Recognizing the severity of the human rights abuses and the prevailing chaos in government in Gambia, GCC’s[Read More…]

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Jammeh’s Fatal Witchcraft Cleansing

Jammeh’s Fatal Witchcraft Cleansing

By Fabakary B. Ceesay The sudden death of President Yahya Jammeh’s aunt in 2009 prompted the Gambia government to declare what it called “witchcraft cleansing.” The exercise, which occurred between mid-January and March 2009, was ordered by President Yahya Jammeh who blamed his aunt’s sudden[Read More…]

by March 26, 2014 0 comments News
Gloomy Coast Needs Bail Out

Gloomy Coast Needs Bail Out

By Lamin Saddam Sanyang, The Netherlands Since the brutal regime of President Yahya Jammeh took over power by force, our Smiling Coast has become the Gloomy Coast.  From 1994 to date, only Allah (SWT) knows how many Gambians and Africans at large were killed or[Read More…]

by March 26, 2014 1 comment Editorial
In Alasana Jobarteh’s Trial: Is Skype A Radio Station?

In Alasana Jobarteh’s Trial: Is Skype A Radio Station?

By Yaya Dampha The case of the United Democratic Party (UDP) media officer Alasana Jobarteh continues in Bundung Magistrate’s Court, with the state’s key evidence being Freedom Newspaper publication. Mr. Jobarteh’s legal tussle before Principal Magistrate  Ibrahim Kijera continued with the testimony of the second[Read More…]

by March 26, 2014 1 comment News