Yahya Jammeh has forced Gambia and much of the world into unwanted debate

This isn’t simply a meaty topic to shrug under the carpet because it’s symbolic of the bind that we are in. The situation Gambia is in today...

Building The New Gambia: Why We Must Save The Gambia!

Beyond life and property, there is another value of a human being or society that must be protected because without it, the potential for the human being...

Yahya Jammeh’s obsession with power is stretching beyond reason

Let's jump into it straight without cutting corners. Why would Yaya Jammeh degrade Gambia by humiliating the high level delegation of ECOWAS-UN, consisting of respectful African heads...

Open letter to Outgoing President Jammeh and his henchmen

Dear Mr. President! When you conceded to Adama Barrow last week, the entire world celebrated your gesture as appropriate and honorable. A week later, you rescind your...

Yahya Jammeh needs to absorb elections message; grapple with the fact that he lost...

Yahya Jammeh having acknowledged he lost the elections on December 2nd ,what virtually all Gambians and  rational observers already knew, and  then promised to take specific steps to...

Gambians’ democracy oscillating between graciousness and defiant: A Wake up call for the Coalition

By Solo Demba   The President’s concession statement was applauded by many because it was seen as a gracious act by an incumbent to accept defeat without casting doubt...

National crisis: A call to Gambian diplomats

As tensions continue to mount in the Gambian amidst uncertainty concerning the outcome of the just concluded elections; we wish to converse with the county's diplomatic missions...

“Go!” – Jammeh said to Ghadafi “GO!” – World says to Jammeh!

By Dida Halake   In February 2011 Yahya Jammeh turned his back on the man responsible for his regime’s survival from 1994-2000, Col Mumouarr Ghadafi of Libya. Ghadafi then...

Jammeh: Chronicle of a death foretold

By Sainey Darboe   Despite the pleasant surprise that greeted Yahya Jammeh's concession of December 2 elections, the more trained eyes and minds on Jammeh regime nurtured immense...

Building the New Gambia: Role of the Young People

Young people of the Gambia, now is your time. The time has come for you to fulfill your responsibilities to your people and to yourselves. I am...

Jammeh must immediately be arrested for breach of the peace and stability

By Lamin Keita I am calling on all patriotic Gambian military officers to defect immediately so that your sons and daughters and mine can be proud of your...

The UN Security Council warning on Jammeh to hand over Power as pressure mounts

by Gibril Saine in London   The 15-member United Nations Security Council has unanimously delivered a stern statement warning Yahya Jammeh to step down, and respect the will of...

Building the new Gambia: Let us remain focused and steadfast

By Madi Jobarteh   Never before have we been challenged to prove our patriotism and independence than on the 9 December 2016 when Outgoing Pres. Yahya Jammeh faced our...

Advice to CDS Badgie, IGP Sonko

By Dida Halake   A mere five days ago, on the 5th of December 2016, you were both on the front-page of the Daily Observer newspaper pledging your loyalty...

Jammeh’s Election “Annulment” & UNSC

By Dida Halake   This was not unexpected and commentators had suggested that is exactly what would happen. Jammeh had declared that he would “rule for a billion years”...

UTG’s Pact of Inluential Lecturers express disgust over blatant subversion of the popular will...

By Dr. Ismaila Ceesay   Dante Alighieri once claimed that 'the hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in a period of moral crisis maintain their neutrality'....

Road Map for Justice and Reconciliation in the Gambia after 22 years

By Lamin Gagigo   Friday the 2nd of December 2016, was a remarkable day in the history of The Gambia, it was a day of joy and happiness...

Message to Gambians to unite

By Solo Demba (LLM, LLB.RMA, RN) Fellow Gambians, I take the opportunity to express my solidarity with you in exercise of your democratic and constitutional rights.The graceful collapse...

The transition must take place immediately

By Lamin J. Darbo   As argued elsewhere, Gambia’s 01 December 2016 presidential election was a referendum on governance, governance as goes to liberty and dignity of the...

Gambia: Post victory

By Bakary B Sanneh The outcome of the just concluded elections has made me very proud of Gambians. Today I can lift my head up with pride and majestically...

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