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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...

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...

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Echoes From The Senegambia Run

The Mayor of popular Senegalese tourist resort Saly has said the town will send a team to the next edition of the Senegambia Run,...

States are amoral. All of them

Dr Sulayman Njie With the change of administration in The Gambia – there has been a plethora of conversations regarding the state and the demos,...

‘Coalition Parties Must Resign From Gov’t Or Seen To Be NPP’

By Omar Bah Haji Suwareh, the spokesperson of Operation 3 Years Jotna, has urged the political parties in the Coalition government to declare their departure...

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Momodou Camara (Acca) The annual G20 summit often seems like a talking shop for the world's most powerful governments. The leaders of 19 of the...

Gov’t must be clear about Jammeh’s assets – FTJ

By Omar Bah The interim leader of Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction has called on the Barrow administration to tell Gambians how they sold...