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The misguided GAF Rice Project: The need for a thorough project preparation and analysis part 3

Suruwa B. Wawa Jaiteh Your Excellency President Barrow, the recent signing of an agreement/contract with AGCO (America-based agricultural equipment manufacturer) for The Gambia Armed Forces...

Brikama rally’s political message

By Basidia M Drammeh Though the organizers of the much-vaunted Brikama rally have not disclosed the agenda of the rally, the overriding motive is unmistakable. Championed...

Ending rice importation in three years: GAF overstepping the diving board

Suruwa B. Wawa Jaiteh It is with much dismay that Gambians and non-Gambians, have read the disturbing announcement by the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) that...

Justice Minister Tambadou , repeal the Colonial Official Secret Act!

By Alagi Yorro Jallow The Ghanaian Parliament finally passed the Right to Information Bill into law, striking a momentous goal for democracy, transparency, media freedom...

The Honourable Ya Kumba Jaiteh and the imperative of executive adherence to legality

By Lamin J Darboe With mounting interest I follow the debate on whether there is authorisation under the 1997 Constitution of the Republic of The...

Attempted removal of Nominated NAM is constitutionally wrong – both legally and politically

By Lawyer Abdoulie Fatty By all accounts, Yayha Jammeh was a dictator. He did not have respect for democracy. He seriously undermined important state institutions....

A response to CRC Chair’s read on the country

By Foday Samateh Speaking at a news conference on the Constitutional Review Commission's countrywide listening tour, the Commission Chairman Cherno Jallow was reported to have...

Bakau, the most interesting political constituency, controversial and competitive

By Dawda Faye Sir Dawda Jawara, former president of The Gambia, was very popular in Bakau Constituency, especially Bakau Dinkokono, where most of his supporters...

Human capital damage and time cost of one-man rule in Gambia 1994 to 2016 Money and material loss quickly comes to mind whenever...

An autopsy By Sarjo Bayang Freezing Human Capital Stock In all fairness with regards to capacity building of Gambians, more people have gained employable skills and...

Samsudeen Sarr: ‘Taste of madness’ Part 4

By Samsudeen Sarr In the final segment of this series, I first wish to express with utmost sympathy my heartfelt condolence to the family of...

What is limiting the economic status of Gambian women?

By Muhammed Ceesay More often than not, when a person writes, speaks about or advocates for the welfare of women, he or she is construed...

On government’s cluelessness and irresponsibility: The GACH arms saga Only a clueless and irresponsible government can come out of a dictatorial regime...

By Omar Janneh To me at least, the Barrow government does not have the imagination, intuitive capacity and agility to lead The Gambia. I have...

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US say Gambia not fiscally transparent

By Alagie Manneh The U.S. has classified the Gambia government among those that are not fiscally transparent. The classification, contained in a report released Thursday by...

Interior minister calls for dialogue over “3 years jotna”

By Amadou Jadama The Minister of Interior, Ebrima Mballow has called on leaders of the Coalition to speak to their supporters so that they can...

GPA explains police station at president’s village

By Omar Bah The Gambia Ports Authority was forced to explain why it has ordered for a bank transfer of over D700, 000 to a...

Killa Ace arrested, denied bail

By Omar Bah Gambian rapper and activist, Ali Cham commonly known as Killa Ace, has been arrested and denied bail. The rapper was arrested by police...

Barrow must go ex-APRC UK secretary

By Foday Chorr Foday Chorr, a former secretary general of the APRC UK branch has said President Barrow must go. In a lenghy writeup shared with...