My Take on AG Tambadou’s Decision to Release the Jungulars

After carefully considering all the facts, I agree with the AG. Going against the grain, and finding yourself on the opposite end with the people whose cause you...

With Pain, I Agree with Minister Tambadou To Release Junglers

Let me go straight to the point: TRRC was set up simply because we endured an autocratic rule which was notorious for massive violations of human rights....

Sidia Jatta’s resistance against bad legislation under Jammeh: the Indemnity Act

By Kemeseng Sanneh and Sulayman Bokar BahOne would expect that central to the role of a National Assembly in this 21st century is to make progressive laws...

Reaction to the Recommendation to Release the ‘Junglers’ Killers

I encourage the Victims Centre that was invoked by the Attorney General in order to take cover for this unpopular and wrongheaded decision to seek legal advice...

Why Citizens Should Monitor and Hold the State Accountable

Why do you think there is so much poverty in the Gambia? Why do you think there was a group called Junglers under Yaya Jammeh? Why do...

Do Not Allow Anyone to Hoodwink You! Protest is Not Violence

The Gambia Constitution was approved in a referendum in 1996 and came into force in 1997. In that Constitution it is categorically stated that each and every...

Appreciate and Respect the Police but Hold Them Accountable

Let me repeat, the vast majority of the citizens of the Gambia appreciate and respect the men and women of the Gambia Police Force. I am sure...

On the Demise of a Legend: a Eulogy

And so my first encounter with the man Peter Bonu Johnson, was through the enchanting commentaries of Radio Gambia legends like Bora Mbodge and Malick Jones. On...

Men with Arms in Public without Uniforms threatens National Security

The presence of men armed with AK47 rifles with no uniforms on our streets is indeed a new threat to national security in case the Director General...

On the demise of a legend: a eulogy

And so my first encounter with the man Peter Bonu Johnson, was through the enchanting commentaries of Radio Gambia legends like Bora Mbodge and Malick Jones. On...

The Meaning of #OccupyBAC

It is important that Gambians remind ourselves that after all this country is 49 years old today since we gained Independent in 1970. In 2016 the Gambia...

PRESS RELEASE: United States Welcomes TRRC Revelations on Disappearances of Two American Citizens

This week, testimony in The Gambia’s Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) provided details surrounding the direct involvement of former President Jammeh in the disappearance of American...

The IGP Cannot Stop Occupy Brikama Area Council! #OccupyBAC

The Gambia Police Force must be informed that they have no authority to deny citizens from holding public institutions and public officials accountable. Brikama Area Council is...

Identity Crisis

With Gambia as a former British colony, it was virtually natural for Gambians to emigrate to Britain during the colonial period and after our independence. There was...

The journalism awards conundrum

There are no favours.And boy, Baa Tambadou isn’t perfect. He’s a sinner that refuses to repent for his sins against divine right of freedom of expression. He...

On the Impending GTTI Fiasco: Letter the Minister of Higher Education

Honourable Minister and my dear respected kotor,I salute you with great reverence and with good reasons for that respect: You have always been a great source of...

In Defence of Ndey Tapha Sosseh: Mamadou Tangara must Resign and Apologise for Aiding...

The rebuttal by Mamadou Tangara that he never sought the extradition of Ndey Tapha Sosseh from Mali is laden with loopholes for which Tangara cannot exonerate himself...

Gambia gov’t vs The Fatu Network: Joint statement from President & Vice President of...

As many are aware, on Monday, July 8th, 2019, Radio France International reporter Romain Chanson, and The Fatu Network cameraman Modou Saidy were attacked by APRC militants...

Sabally faults the conversion of GTTI to university of engineering, science and technology

By Alhassan DarboeMomodou Sabally,former secretary General and minister of presidential affairs has faulted the conversion of GTTI to a university of Engineering, Science and Technology. Writing on...

Gambia government’s most shameful behavior towards The Fatu Network

The Fatu Network would like to express full disappointment with regard to the Gambia government’s reaction towards the assault of two journalists at the high court in...