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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...

Lasana ‘Dino’ Hydara The sheriff speaking ‘truth to power’

<! once told us, his children, that no one among us should ever pray for or help Jammeh in anything about his rule because...

Dou Sannoh Deputy political adviser to the president

<! is a father and a son. Can't you amalgamate the Barrow Youth for National Development and the UDP youth wing to solve the...

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Judge Expresses Concern Over Increasing Rape Of Children

By Bruce Asemota Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the Banjul High Court has expressed concern over the increasing number of rape cases, especially those involving minors. The...

NCP splinter group urges IEC to act now

By Amadou Jadama The leader of the National Convention Party splinter group led by Yaya Sanyang, has called on the country's electoral body to conduct...

Lawyer hits at Barrow gov’t

By Mafugi Ceesay Ibrahim Jallow, a private legal practitioner, has told The Standard that the Barrow government “has totally failed to focus on priorities” for...

Singhatey admits ‘responsibility’ for murders, apologises

By Mafugi Ceesay & Omar Bah Former AFPRC junta member, Edward Singhatey has said he accepted “responsibility” for the murders of Lieutenants Basiru Barrow, Dot...

Ex-Janneh Commission staff demand unpaid salary

By Omar Bah Dawda Fatty, a former orderly to one of the commissioners at the commission of inquiry that looked into the financial dealings of...