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Let’s address the elephant in the room

By Musa Bah Over the past one or two years, there has been a lot of tribal talk in the country. People have been castigated...

Life is sacred

By Musa Bah Reports have it that yesterday, Monday 18 2018, two people were shot dead in Faraba Banta Village due to a scuffle between...

The gunjur six

Democracy is participatory. This simply means that everyone in the country has a role to play in the development process of the country. For...

On roads

Observing the congestion on our roads daily, one cannot but wonder how and when we will have adequate roads. A comprehensive road network is...

The arrest of GDC Councilor

It has been reported recently that the newly elected councilor of Julangel Ward was arrested along with a few other supporters of the Gambia...

The police Anti-Corruption drive

Recently, billboards aimed at combatting corruption have been seen in various places in the country. This is said to be a culmination of efforts...

The Senegalo-Gambia corporation

By Musa Bah The Wolofs have a saying that 'Wakhtaan Wakha Degga Chala' that is, (telling each other the truth is part of a conversation)....

The Senegalo-Gambia corporation

By Musa Bah The Wolofs have a saying that 'Wakhtaan Wakha Degga Chala' that is, (telling each other the truth is part of a conversation)....

Re: Five years is not enough

By Musa Bah The daily newspapers yesterday quoted you as saying that five years is not enough for you to complete your reform agenda. While...

Democracy also includes putting food on the table

Regardless of how advanced our democracy becomes, or how free citizens are to express themselves, if ordinary folk cannot afford to put food on...

Is being a woman in the gambia suicidal?

Of late, incident after incident of rape, murder, attack, sexual harassment of women have been reported in the media. Women are being attacked in...

The security situation needs attention

The current security situation in the country needs urgent attention. There have been a series of incidents which have portrayed your government as one...

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