Category: Opinion

Rebuilding  our nation!

Now that the country’s political crisis is resolved it’s time for us all as Gambians at home and abroad to come together and rebuild our nation. People in the country throughout the past couple of weeks have been experiencing all forms of hardship forcing many to flee the country. Now that the political impasse has…

Ongoing scrutiny of the questionable Gambian  Election results of December 1, 2016

I may sound like a broken record to many of my readers especially to those who because of my persistence on scrutinizing the details of the flawed election results think that I should just die and go to hell. Unfortunately for these folks resorting to all forms of unimaginable intimidation, harassment, threats and shameless-low-life activities…

Pulses are important food crops for addressing hunger, food security, malnutrition, environmental challenges and human health – says Dr. Perpetua Katepa-Kalala, FAO Representative in The Gambia

AUTHOR: BAJ Running under the slogan “nutritious seeds for a sustainable future”, the UN General Assembly declared 2016 the International Year of Pulses (IYP) to raise awareness of the many benefits of pulses, boost their production and trade, and encourage new and smarter uses throughout the food chain. In a symbolic gesture, FAO Director-General José…