Sierra Leone At The Crossroads: Deja Vu

Anyone familiar with elections in Africa knows that it's trying times. It was with such caution of background that we welcomed the elections in Sierra Leone. The...

Golden League Vs The People of Gunjur Intensifies. Gambia’s Sovereignty Questioned

As anger mounts in Gunjur, concerning the alleged environmental abuse by the Chinese Company Golden League, the youths of the town have vowed to intensify their pressure...

Banjul Nominates 9 Mayoral candidates

At least nine mayoral candidates have secured nominations in Banjul after having fulfilled their nomination requirements ahead of the Mayoral election of May 12, 2018.The nine nominated...

Trumped-up Anger – The Making of a Monster (with tiny hands)

 When I decided to write this piece, my initial thesis was to write why I think Americans should vote for Donald Trump in the Republican Primaries. Yes,...

Lawyer Darboe’s Version of Events Following Post-election Disturbances in Tallinding

Lawyer Oussainou Darboe, the party leader of the UDP, speaking at his residence, gave his account of events after the post-election violence that ensued between his supporters...

A Presidency That Baits and Lures Young girls Into Sex Traps

It started almost a decade ago but only a few closed associates and female relatives of the President were aware of a rather reprehensible moral behaviour involving...

A Rapturous Welcome Expected for President Barrow

As the nation expects the return of President Barrow, from his Roundtable Donor Conference, streets are being lined, with chanting supporters, and enthusiastic fans. The pavements are...

Catastrophe Unfolds in The Gambia’s Medical Services Delivery System as 18 Children Die Due...

For several weeks, Lamin Ceesay had trouble getting out of bed. He came down with an unexplained illness after coming back from a trip that took him...

Child beggars’ issue in Senegal worries African CSOs

The issue of child beggars in Senegal, locally called “Almud’ or ‘Talibeh’, has become a worrying subject for African civil society organisations as it is said to...

As We Mourn Winnie Mandela, We Celebrate a Heroine You Probably Never Heard Of

Africa has always had its female heroes, some were celebrated, others less so, but the tenacity of the African woman is as old as the hills. Today,...

Insult Upon Injury – How President Yahya Jammeh sexually abused Alagie Ceesay’s Girlfriend, Then...

Two young girls have recently absconded from The Gambia to a West African country (place withheld for their security). As it turns out, one of them had...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT… The Fight Against Corruption…

Any nation that aspires to develop must have a very strong policy against corruption. Corruption is like a cancer that eats up everything good in a country....

Uganda: Lawyers, Supporters Protest Over Besigye’s Case Delays

By Frederic Musisi Kasangati — Lawyers representing Dr Kizza Besigye yesterday expressed frustration at the way the Judiciary is 'dragging its feet' on case(s) of their client protesting...

Musa Savage Haunted By Col. Lamin Sanneh’s Ghost? His Days Numbered As Jammeh Plots...

"Hi fatu Dictator Jammeh will soon arrest muss savage.do you know he has been moved to kanilai now as kanilai camp commander.the reason the Dictator did this...

How The NIA Framed Alagie Ceesay Using His Own Telephone Number!

The ongoing trial of Taranga FM radio station Manager, Alagie Ceesay has been roundly condemned by the International Community and Gambian political activists as a sham. If...

As Tajudeen Winds Up Business Activity In The Gambia, Families Fear For Desperate Times...

It is now official. The Tajudeen Business Empire in the Gambia is finally winding up for an eventual close-down after Gambia’s dictator Yahya Jammeh unceremoniously expelled the business tycoon from...

HELLO MR PRESIDENT… On Roads…

Observing the congestion on our roads daily, one cannot but wonder how and when we will have adequate roads. A comprehensive road network is vital for the...

A MESSAGE TO THE GAMBIAN SOLDIER; “SECRET SERVICE” AND POLICE.

I hope this message finds you in the highest spirit of readiness to be on the side of the Gambian masses as the tyrannical Jammeh regime is...

POLICE REACT TO FOROYAA NEWSPAPER’S ALLEGATION OF POLICE FAILURE TO CONDUCT CORONER’S INQUEST TO...

 With reference to the August 1st, 2017 edition of the Editorial of Foroyaa Newspaper, which states “WILL THERE BE AN INQUEST THIS TIME ON ANOTHER DEATH IN...

The Military Establishment in Sub-Saharan Africa: Are Citizens Guarding Their Guardians?

In the past decade alone military establishments or units of military establishments in West Africa have either destabilize or threatened the state in many aspects. These units...