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Hygiene

Given the many contagious diseases around nowadays, it has become necessary to amplify the voices promoting cleanliness. It is important that people maintain an...

How far are we going with our preventive measures?

Countries around the world are taking drastic actions in a bid to prevent the registering and/or spreading of the deadly coronavirus which has gripped...

Politics of tribalism or regionalism

One of the banes that has plagued the African continent even before independence is the issue of tribal and/or regional politics. The colonialists saw...

The Gambia needs many think-tanks!

New Gambia is a major turning point in the political history of the Gambia. It opens up a fresh new page for the growth of...

Will Gambians in the diaspora exercise their franchise in 2021?

For many years, questions have been asked about the rights of the Gambians in the diaspora to have the ability to exercise their franchise...

Rules of engagement

Almost all beneficial life ventures have rules of engagement or due process. In a democracy as well, there are rules especially when it comes...

Coronavirus at our doorstep

As the world battles the Coronavirus which appeared in Wuhan, China a few weeks ago, fear is spreading as it continues to be reported...

The power of positivity

“The only thing that stands between you and what you want from life, is simply the will to pursue it and the faith to believe that it...

Coronavirus preparedness!

Reports have indicated last week that the first case of coronavirus in sub-Saharan Africa has been registered in Nigeria. Populous as Nigeria is, the...

How to prevent preventable disasters

On Monday, a fire outbreak ravaged the Basse central market leaving a trail of destruction. Some people estimate that millions of dalasis worth of...

Underlining the need for tolerance

We are picking from where we left yesterday on the theme of preaching tolerance. If we are to write a hundred editorials on this...

On climate anxiety: we live in frightening times

“It makes sense” is the first thing to say about the phenomenon being described by psychologists as climate anxiety. Wherever in the world you...

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Mai Asks Barrow To Declare State Of Emergency

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47 Covid-19 test results pending

By Omar Bah The Ministry of Health has said that some 47 test results are pending in the current national efforts to contain the spread...

Melville Roberts charged with rape

By Alagie Manneh A former Ministry of Foreign Affairs director of America Division, Melville Roberts, who has been accused by many women of rape and...

Gambian students in Wuhan speak

By Lamin Cham Gambian students in Wuhan, Hubei province in China, the origin of the coronavirus, have called on the Gambian authorities to learn from...

NAM urges Gov’t to act on shooting of Gambian by Senegalese security

By Mafugi Ceesay The National Assembly Member for Kantora has complained that the Minister of Defense and other authorities have ignored his letter requesting for...