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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...

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

When you hope for a bit of positive publicity for the Barrow government, it refuses to come. On 10 January 2019 – three days...

Questions and more about the allegations of conflicts of interests in The Gambia’s TRRC

A study asked some individuals if gifts/kickbacks could sway their attitudes and behaviours and those of their peers. While about 60% answered that gifts...

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Letters :Kudos to Mayor Bensouda

Dear editor, When the then little-known Talib Bensouda was catapulted to the powerful position of KMC Mayor in 2018, following a closely fought mayoral election,...

Beware of quack doctors!

There has been a proliferation of quacks in the country of late. Tune to any radio station in the country, and at whatever time it...

Gambia Pros Round-up Hat trick for Alfusainey Gassama, goals for Mendy and Jarjue

By Buba Jallow Fallaboweh Alfusainey Gassama made his debut in the Malaysia league scoring a hat trick. The former Hawks creative midfielder inspired his club Kelantan...

Country focus: The Gambia Re: the financial, economic & other ramifications of printing new currency & minting new coins

Printing Money The standard way to finance these bailouts is to issue more government bonds. But it means that a private-sector debt crisis can morph...

Young Gambian entrepreneur receives UK business award

By Jonathan Symcox A young Gambian entrepreneur, Mansata Kurang, who quit her flying city job has been recognised as one of the UK's most innovative...