Building The New Gambia: ECOWAS Is On Track! No Change

By Madi Jobarteh: First of all, it is important for all Gambians to realize that the aim of ECOWAS is not to wage war on the Gambia....

Building The New Gambia: What Mama Kandeh Did Not Say…

I welcome Mama Kandeh for reiterating that his party continues to stand by the election result and GDC position would not change. He recognized the fact that...

Jammeh wants it his way, we must not let him

By Jaw Manneh: Weeks preceding January 19 will be defining for The Gambia on many fronts. The string of familiar abuses of power this week is...

People’s power is the answer to Jammeh’s arrogance

By Alagi Yorro Jallow: The Gambia is going through a reawakening. The country has ushered in a new political agenda free from fear. At last, Gambians have...

Dictators’ Lessons and Intellectual Prostitution: ‘Kakatar Syndrome and Human billboards’

By Alagi Yorro Jallow: Without prejudice—What I find fascinating about being in and then out of Africa is that the contrast gives you a filter that allows...

The ‘Yahya Jammeh’s people’, be warned, the end is here!

By Ali Jaye: As any sincere Gambian home or abroad feels, I must also express the bitter pain and frustration of the nation’s innocents but of course...

‘Yirri baa boita’ and new beacon of hope for The Gambia

Democracy is up to the people: A successful democracy does not rely on a single personality or an elected leader. All people need to partake in political...

National Assembly: Time to act! #GambiaHasDecided

As we draw closer to the end of term of the tenure of the outgoing president, yet he remains recalcitrant in accepting the verdict of the people,...

Building the new Gambia: The IGP must be seen to expand and protect human...

The unconstitutional announcement by the Inspector General of Police on December 26 for individuals to obtain a permit before embarking on a ‘convoy’ is utterly unfortunate, unhelpful...

Please Don’t Die for Jammeh (by Baba Galleh Jallow)

Dear CDS Badjie and members of the Gambia Armed Forces, Just over a week ago on December 14, 2016 we wrote an open letter asking you to find...

‘You Divided Us, Gambians Do Not Love You Anymore’ Bishop Hannah Faal Heim To...

The exact words of Bishop Hannah Caroline Faal-Heim transcribed by Bakary Badjie By Bakary Badjie “I want to ask your permission to speak truthfully and plainly to you because...

An open letter to Gambian voters!

For 22 years, Gambians were forced into a nightmarish marathon. Along the way many were tortured, maimed, killed and disappeared. Many made sacrifices that stripped them of...

Why is Parliament silent on the Political Crisis gripping the nation?

I write with a deep sense of regret as to the attitude of the National Assembly in Banjul. For the record – The legislative branch is tasked...

Breaking the impasse

President-Elect Barrow and his team should continue to be on alert and make their paramount mission the preservation of their hard-fought and historic victory against the Jammeh...

The Impact of Gambia’s predicament on our general well-being

The 22 years of Jammeh’s repressive rule, characterized by arbitrary arrests and detention, enforced disappearances, mass incarceration, torture, maim and killing of innocent citizens, came with serious...

Defiant President Yahya Jammeh got it all wrong in his address to the nation

In his address to the nation before a panel of African Lawyers, President Yahya Jammeh appeared erratic, broken, angry, defiant, betrayed and defensive about his decision to...

Building The New Gambia: Carry your flag!

After successfully staying at Home on December 20, now we go to next step. Carry Your Gambia Flag from tomorrow December 22. Every day. Whether it is...

Dangerous stalemate in Gambia’s crisis

The London newspaper this morning, The Guardian, brings news of the dangerous situation developing in The Gambia. Presidents Macky Sall of Senegal and Francois Hollande of France...

How Yahya Jammeh lost the elections

It is quite obvious that outgoing President Yahya Jammeh was very much surprised by his defeat at the polls which he had never anticipated despite all the...

Samsudeen Sarr got it all wrong

The Gambian Deputy Ambassador to the United Nations (UN), Retired Colonel Samsudeen Sarr got it all wrong when he expressed support for President Jammeh’s attempt to annul...

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