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One year on, taking stock

Twelve months on. It is time to do a self-assessment of our progress so far. We have learned the hard way that once you...

On terror in Egypt: airstrikes will not end the crisis

The devastating attack on the al-Radwa mosque in northern Sinai marks a dramatic escalation in the threat from Islamist radicalism in the peninsula. President...

On terror in Egypt: airstrikes will not end the crisis

The devastating attack on the al-Radwa mosque in northern Sinai marks a dramatic escalation in the threat from Islamist radicalism in the peninsula. President...

Morality

There is a saying, a belief, that morality is relative. This implies that a thing may be deemed immoral by a section of society...

Morality

There is a saying, a belief, that morality is relative. This implies that a thing may be deemed immoral by a section of society...

Gambia: Mugabe’s resignation: the end of an era in Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe's removal from power on Tuesday was greeted as his ascension to it 37 years earlier had been: with jubilation. In Harare there...

The need to involve children in building their future

It is often said that children are the leaders of tomorrow; but, children are leaders of today, before tomorrow. In fact, whatever we do,...

Libya: the new James Island of slavery

The bane going on in Libya is blot on the conscience of the world. Something should - must be - done about it. Many...

Is the Coalition government falling apart?

Around the world, Coalition governments are formed for various reasons. Sometimes this is done because no one party could form a government on its...

Diabetes

All over the world, it is estimated that about three-quarters of a billion people are suffering from diabetes. There is a good number of...

Is the Think-Tank functional?

It is said that failing to plan is planning to fail. Since the new government came to power in January of this year, citizens...

Road accidents

Every now and again, we receive some information about some fatal accidents or the other. The most recent was the one that occurred yesterday...

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ARMY READY TO STEP IN COVID FIGHT

By Omar Bah The Ministry of Defense has said the Gambia Armed Forces are ready to offer assistance to the civilian authorities across regional and...

Govt rolls out $31 million project to provide cash for poor households

By Olimatou Coker The National Enterprise Development Initiative (NEDI) recently wrapped up a 20-day training for 85 women and youth entrepreneurs on agro-entrepreneurship. The training was...

Jawara refutes UDP NAMs played politics with Covid-19

By Tabora Bojang The National Assembly Member for Upper Fulladu has reacted to critics who blamed his colleagues in parliament for orchestrating the obstruction to...

QTV refutes claims it favours only selected Islamic preachers

By Momodou Darboe The managing director of QTV has responded to complaints by some religious preachers that they have not been given access to the...

Police arrest more DJs at music show

By Omar Bah Police in the Central River Region have arrested 11 people at Sami Karantaba Tenda,including 2 DJs from Sare Sambel for staging a...