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University convocation underlines need for more investment

On Saturday, the 8th of February 2020, the University of The Gambia held its 12th Convocation Ceremony at QCity, Bijilo, in which over eight...

The state of our roads

Commuters traveling to and from work in this country mostly find it extremely difficult to reach their destination due to heavy traffic congestions which...

On Trump’s impeachment trial: the perils of outrageous immunity

The line that best sums up last week's Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump probably comes from the lips of Omar Little, the stickup...

Will the calls fall on deaf ears?

It's been one week since the protest turned riot occurred and as a result close to one hundred and forty people were arrested and...

The Corona Virus

For the past two weeks or so, the main talk in the area of health has been about the corona virus which first appeared...

Separation of powers

The concept of separation of powers is a very important aspect of democracy. In effect, in a democracy, there are three arms: the Executive,...

Democracy is a messy business

As the saying goes, democracy is a messy business. Gambians chose democracy in place of dictatorship and as a result the nation has to...

Urging caution and care

The past seven days had been one heck of a week in The Gambia. It was marked by a lot of political grandstanding and gamesmanship....

The evil of paedophilia

It has become common to hear of incidents of paedophilia in the country nowadays. Some of the cases of child molestations are so bad...

Pushing the limits of democracy

Calls have been made for the Government of the Gambia to ban the Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction (APRC) as a political party...

Catch me if you can

There seems to be a game of 'catch me if you can' going on in the Gambia between the Government on the one hand...

Amidst the hullabaloo of calls for the return of Jammeh

Mid last week, thousands of supporters of the former ruling party, the Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction (APRC) descended on the streets to...

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Gallo Saidy Award-winning Gambian civil engineer

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GACH Global Sued For 1.6 Million Dalasis

By Bruce Asemota Gambia-Angola-China (GACH) Global Trading Company Limited is in the high court defending a civil suit filed by one Samba Mara who owns...

Ex-Malian president attends Serahule int’l festival

By Tabora Bojang President Adama Barrow yesterday launched the weeklong biennial international Soninke festival,Fiso, which has attracted thousands of guests from across the region in...

Sheriff Caliph’s son denies Imam Touray’s TRRC claims

By Omar Bah Abass Hydara, the son of Sheikh Sheriff Muhideen Hydara has refuted Imam Momodou Touray's claims that his late father was embroiled in...

GRTS demands QTV to withdraw ‘unfounded allegations’

By Lamin Cham A war of words has flared up between the national broadcaster GRTS and private channel QTV over last Tuesday's Independence anniversary celebrations...