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Madi Jorbateh Rights activist

With Alagie Manneh Madi Jobarteh is arguably the most vocal resident critic of The Gambia's political leadership. From journalism to activism, Madi has consistently fronted...

Lamin Keita, PhD student

By Omar Bah Lamin Keita is a Gambian PhD student at the Northwestern University in the US. Prior to that he studied at CUNY Manhatta,...

Lamin Waa Juwara Firebrand politician

With Omar Wally Lamin Waa Juwara was born in 1943 in Niamina Dankunku. He did pupilage at Dankunku and Kaur primary schools before proceeding to...

As you sow so shall you reap

With Aicha The origin of this phrase is from the Bible, and it means that your deeds, good or bad, will repay you in kind....

I have a dream

With Aicha How many times have we heard the phrase by Martin Luther King Jr from his famous 1963 speech at the Lincoln Memorial in...

Mambanyick Njie Spokesperson GDC

With Alagie Manneh In this edition of Bantaba, Mambanyick Njie, the spokesman of the Gambia Democratic Congress, talks to anchor Alagie Manneh about his work...

Andrew Winter US ambassador to The Gambia at the time of the 1994 coup

By Charles Stuart Kennedy (Foreign Affairs Oral History Project) Complicity in the 1994 coup that toppled Jawara's government in 1994 has dogged the US Embassy...

Andrew Winter US ambassador to The Gambia at the time of the 1994 coup

By Charles Stuart Kennedy (Foreign Affairs Oral History Project) Complicity in the coup that toppled Jawara's government in 1994 has dogged the US Embassy in...

Sheriff Bojang Jnr Editor-in-Chief, The Chronicle

With Alagie Manneh This Sunday, The Gambia media fraternity will welcome yet another outfit The Chronicle. It will be headed by journalist Sheriff Bojang Jnr...

Momodou Sabally Ex-SG and Minister, Writer, Motivational Speaker

With Alagie Manneh Momodou Sabally is a son of Baddibu, born in Banjul and bred in Lamin. He was the first valedictorian of the University...

Reed Brody The ‘Dictator Hunter’

By Thierry Cruvellier, Justiceinfo.Net Twenty years ago, Chilean former dictator Augusto Pinochet was arrested in London for crimes committed under his rule. For international justice...

Essa Bokar Sey Former dissident Head of OIC PR office

<! influence on President Barrow. As far as I know he is independent, I'm very serious about that. How did you become appointed at OIC? I...

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Poverty kills a lot of talents

With Aicha Some years ago, I lived in the Casamance for some months. I worked at a small hotel, and I was called “Boss Lady”, a...

Miss Glam beauty and scholarship pageant is Saturday

Maimuna Sey-Jawo The Miss Glam beauty and scholarship pageant, initiated by one Fatou Sey, with support from the Gambia National Centre for Arts and Culture...

Queen of Companies marks 7th edition

By Olimatou Coker The seventh edition of the Queen of companies' annual pageant displaying beauty and elegance of business organisations was staged last Friday, at...

T Smallz on European tour

By Bakary Ceesay One of the country's finest singer-songwriters has started his European tour of Germany, Italy, Sweden and Austria. The tour is being organised by...

‘3 Years Jotna Rival Group Emerges

By Omar Bah A group calling itself 'Barrow for 5 years' campaign has emerged to rival the 3 years Jotna, a rapidly growing activist group...