Category: Essays

Not too young to run

The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has set April 6 as the date for Parliamentary elections. Once more, one can feel the gush of political hype permeating around the country. Political parties are already gearing up in readiness to contest for most if not all seats in a bid to make the majority in parliament. APRC…

Has the new Gambia government dug her own grave with her seeming or purported tolerance to homosexuality in The Gambia? As an open extention to the LGBTQ community of the country the right live and express their lives without hinderance has the potential of antagonizing the religion and culture sentimentalists and of the potential risk…

Pitted against dictatorship in every country are a small number of that country’s citizens. It is not only that this small number is opposed to all that dictatorship represents in a country, especially its blatant political injustices. Rather, it is that this small number of citizens whom we may call “the critical minority” loudly and…