Category: Letters

ARRIVAL OF DAWN

By Tha Scribbler I woke up from a nightmare As if I was riding a wild mare To a sparing game that’s unfair The facts of the matter laid bare Even tho they the truth wig wear Pretending they for the truth to care They actually want to d money share In doing so, they…

Human Rights Day celebration

The YALI Network provides virtual resources and vibrant physical spaces to equip young African leaders with the skills and connections they need to foster change in their communities and their countries. Established by the President Barack Obama in December 2013, the Network already includes over 200,000 members and the registered YALI network members in the…

4 African presidents write Jammeh

President Jammeh continues to receive congratulatory messages from leaders around the world. The latest came from four Africa leaders on the occasion of the Muslim feast of Eid Al Adha, locally known as Tobaski and the Muslim New Year. The messages are reproduced below: Your Excellency, Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr. Yahya A J J Jammeh…

Proposals for Opposition Convention Submitted to GOFER by Dr. Isatou Touray  as a follow up on the draft agreement, October 17, 2016

Introduction Dr. Isatou Touray welcomes and is highly committed to the process for the building up of the opposition coalition for the purpose of ending 22 years of tyranny and restoring democracy to the Gambia on December 1. While Dr. Touray has signed the draft agreement on Friday October 14, the campaign is of the…

Anomalies in the public transport

Dear editor, Anomalies in the public transport has caused me to send this letter of concern. Just this week alone, I have been involved in two near accident misses in yellow taxi cabs, plying the route of Serrekunda and the greater Banjul area and also observed the improper use of seat belts by drivers and…

Environmental Regeneration key to forest cover

Dear editor, Allow me space to express my opinion on the importance of preserving the forest from degrading and other environmental hazards that are inimical to the forest preservation and protection. As a citizen of the country I am much concern of preserving and preventing our forest from illegal logging and other environmental hazards that…

Dear editor I would be very glad if you allow me space in your reputable paper to share with my fellows on the varieties of foods that help people to lose weight. I’m all about creating recipes that have BIG portion sizes with SMALL calorie counts. By the time you get to the bottom of…