Sunday, June 23, 2024

President Barrow Must Judiciously Execute His Powers

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    By: BambaLaye Jallow   Leaders can stay in power by focusing on serving the people they lead rather than thinking of themselves as heroes, William George, a professor of...

The Devil is Narcissistic And A Liar

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By Momodou Ndow Too many witnesses spoke about the devil, and too many witnesses said the devil did it. Edward Singhateh’s name was called a million times and...

TANGO Meets Gambia Association of Resident Doctors

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Thursday, 22 March 2018 - The Chairperson of TANGO John Charles Njie held a meeting with members of the Gambia Association of Resident Doctors led by their...

GOOD MORNING PRESIDENT BARROW

  Kanilai. What is it with these anti-establishment wannabes? Surfing around the Gambian social media to divine the reactions to the unprecedented Kanilai Riot against the presence of...

“We Will Not Succumb To Trial By Surprise”–NIA9 Case

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Lawyer Chime, the defense counsel of former NIA Director General Yankuba Badjie has said his client will not succumb to trial by surprise. Chime made objection to the...

WILL PAST INJUSTICE BE DEALT WITH THROUGH THE NORMAL COURTS OR THROUGH TRUTH AND...

  The government has indicated that it is looking into the truth and reconciliation mechanism as a means of handling past injustices. Parallel to this charges are already...

Takama takama is here again as Ramadan beckons

  By Famara Fofana   With a tinge of guilt, I pen this piece not because of any failure on my part to fulfill my religious obligation of keeping fast...

GAMBIA – THE NEED FOR SERIOUS LEGAL REFORM

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Now that politics is over and a new executive and a National Assembly are installed, I wish to prevail on our country's new leaders to take up...

A SWEDISH DRAMA TEACHER URGES GAMBIANS TO BURY TRIBALISM

  Dear All, I know once again some of you would be asking the obvious question: ‘What on earth has any toubab to do with our social problems?’ My answer...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

  Is Nepotism Seeping in...? Although we have been continuously talking about Constitutional Reform since you took office, the idea was to have a total overhaul of the Constitution...

The First Task for the ‘Barrow-Government’ – Release Political Prisoners My Suggestion

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By Abdou Karim Jallow We are looking forward to our brothers and sisters being released from illegal and unconstitutional and arbitrary arrest and detention without trial. Currently there...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

  What Are The Targets....?   Your speech to the nation through the National Assembly was long overdue. In fact, we have repeatedly called for it and it is good...

More Transparency Is Required On NAWEC And The Electricity Supply From Senegal

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The calamitous supply of electricity in the Gambia has been a perennial issue since the establishment of NAWEC which was originally called GUC and then MSG yet...

HASSOUM CEESAY – MY UNASSUMING HERO

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Someone once said that a nation needs leaders to thrive. Here, leader is not only referring to political office, but to the wider application of people who...

In Memoriam – ‘Abdou-Rahman Touray’

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Dear Editor, I was deeply saddened to read on your paper on the passing of ‘Draman Touray’. I feel a real loss and pain in my heart losing...

Gambia Clubs Face tough opponents in CAF club competitions

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By Alieu Ceesay 2017 Gambia domestic football League champions Gambia Armed Forces will play Zambian side Zanaco in the preliminaries of the CAF champions league, while Football Federation...

HERE THEY SPIN AGAIN:

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Presidential aides, senior govt. officials we have advised again and again that these spins are not necessary and are disingenuous. They hurt the President more as they...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT….

  Criminals Let Loose.... About ten days ago, I read in the newspapers that a man had been arrested, accused of raping an-eight-year-old girl. I was gobsmacked. What type...

The State House Press Conference is in the Right Direction

  Kudos to the Director of Press Amie Bojang Sissoho for hosting her first press conference. With this press conference she has set the stage for the Government...

President Bio Paid courtesy call on former President Sir Dawda Jawara of The Gambia

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Banjul, Gambia, Friday 22 February, 2019 His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has paid a courtesy call on Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara, former President of the Republic of...