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GCC Offers Solidarity

GCC Offers Solidarity

The Gambia Consultative Council (GCC) welcomes the formation of Committee For the Restoration of Democracy in The Gambia (CORDEG). Below is the press release issued by GCC: The GCC takes this opportunity to welcome the formation of CORDEG’s executive and to extend a gesture of goodwill[Read More…]

by February 19, 2014 0 comments Uncategorised
‘Our Institutions Are Killing One Another’

‘Our Institutions Are Killing One Another’

The opposition leader of parliament has complained about what he described as “institutions killing one another.” Hon. Samba Jallow, the member for Niamina Dankunku said this is a non-starter. “This is not the proper way of management. If institutions are going like this, I don’t[Read More…]

by February 19, 2014 0 comments News
NAWEC Faces Bankruptcy

NAWEC Faces Bankruptcy

The Gambia’s National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) is sitting on the edge of bankruptcy. The company has been faced with a legacy of arrears for many years amounting to over D200 million Dalasis. Local governments shoulder the largest debt of D159 millions. Also indebted[Read More…]

by February 19, 2014 0 comments News
Kairo Joins Online Media Market

Kairo Joins Online Media Market

The general public is hereby informed about the establishment of Kairo News. With offices in the United States, United Kingdom and Sweden, Kairo News publishes and broadcasts Radio Kairo on www. www.kaironews.com. Kairo News is formed by a group of Gambians committed to inform, educate[Read More…]

by February 17, 2014 2 comments News, Press Freedom
GDAG Damns Opposition Arrest

GDAG Damns Opposition Arrest

The Gambia Democratic Action Group has issued a strongly worded press release damning the arrest of more than a dozen members of the United Democratic Party. The group, headed by Mr. Alkali Conteh in North Carolina, delves into the Jammeh regime’s reckless behaviour to marginalize[Read More…]

by February 17, 2014 0 comments Uncategorised
Deyda Jr: I Want My Security Back

Deyda Jr: I Want My Security Back

The son of the Gambia’s assassinated senior journalist is claiming to get back his security. Deyda Hydara Jr., an engineer in London, told the Abuja-based Economic Community of West African States Court to pile pressure on the Gambia government to allow him back in the[Read More…]

by February 17, 2014 0 comments News