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...

GOOD MORNING PRESIDENT BARROW

 The political campaign has now been buried with the declaration of results. Time for work began ticking. I must admit the inauguration of the NAM radiated soothing...

GOOD MORNING PRESIDENT BARROW

 Well, some of you might take it with a teensy weensy pinch of salt, but, President Barrow is subtle yet bold and committed to drive development targets....

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

 The Accidents Are Getting Out of Hand....Mr President, every now and again, we read in the newspapers about some fatal accident or the other. In the past...

GOOD MORNING PRESIDENT BARROW

 Wait a minute. Who is doing you a favour here, Mr President? The unwitting fixers or the genuine sceptics? In all honesty, you are seemingly a consummate...

GOOD MORNING PRESIDENT BARROW

 Change is here at last. Actually, what has really changed? The most noticeable is the freedom of speech and assembly. Goloh is also replaced by Barrow. So...

GOOD MORNING PRESIDENT BARROW

 Albeit today is a bank holiday, I cannot afford not to register my association with the many Gambians who cherished the convening of your first cabinet. What...

THE MOST IMPORTANT ELECTIONS?

 On December 1st, 2016, Gambians went to the polls and democratically removed a 22 year autocratic, repressive and entrenched dictator through the ballot box. Despite months of...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

 The Budget....In the past few days, the National Assembly Members have been scrutinizing the 2017 Budget Estimates. Although I've not seen and perused the whole budget estimate,...

“Stop The Political Intolerance & Vilification” Writer Says

 By Lamin Darboe The political intolerance and vilification being displayed in our politics in the past couple of days is shameful and needs to stop immediately. As civilized...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

 Where Are My Taxes....?This week I spent fifty dalasis on waste disposal. I used to pay D10 for a bag of waste to be transported by donkey...

Hangover from Jammeh’s Mismanagement

 Free Baboucarr Nani Sey; Go After the Big FishThe arrest, rearrest, charging and arraignment of sports journalist Baboucarr Nani Sey beats comprehension. Baboucarr and his fellow youths...

Follow The National Assembly! Stand up for Democracy!!

 Here are the 12 Select Committees of the National Assembly including the National Assembly Authority which is composed of the Speaker, Deputy Speaker, Majority and Minority leaders. 1....

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

 Culture....Mr President, there is no gainsaying that we, as a people, are losing our identity, both individually and collectively. A people who do not know their identity...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

 The Right Attitude....A mountain, it is said, is made up of small stones. When one considers how far we have fallen from democratic principles and the consequences...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

 Put Your House in Order....I read somewhere that the Minister for Information, Mr Demba Ali Jawo said that he has no idea where the vehicles given to...

This is Not My Africa. I want a New Africa!

 By Madi Jobarteh Yet again May 25 has come this year marking the 54th anniversary of African Liberation Day without the continental unity that was envisaged as a...

GTB is Abusing Workers’ Rights. Stop GTB!

 About 100 staffs of the Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) are facing severe exploitation and unfair treatment from the company in total disregard of our labour laws and...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

 Look at France's President Macron....About two or three weeks ago, President Macron of France combined both the lower and upper houses of the French Parliaments to address...

VP Tambajang to Meet Victims & Victims’ Advocates

The Gambian Vice President, Her Excellency Madam Fatoumata Jallow Tambajang, is scheduled to meet with victims of human rights violations at the Victims' Center on Wednesday, November...