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Love on the beach

By Talib Gibran Getting back together has always looked smooth for people. That's not exactly true for me. I've always believed whatever ended your relationship with...

One last time

By Talib Gibran This generation is love-struck. We fall in love so easily and so many times that it becomes just temporary sensual experiences accumulated...

The forgotten souls

In December 2016, I was one of those who were recording history. Brothers became sworn enemies with minds prepared to put a dagger in each...

Dark clouds and silver linings

By Musa Bah Given the spectacle-turned-fiasco performance of the Gambia Press Union (GPU) in their awards night which has been severely criticized for 'being biased'...

The journalism awards conundrum

There are no favours. And boy, Baa Tambadou isn't perfect. He's a sinner that refuses to repent for his sins against divine right of freedom...

On the quest for a digital nation: Letter to my friend

By Momodou Sabally Sheriff my good friend, or should I address you as Honourable Sheriff in deference to your erstwhile portfolio of Minister in charge...

Ya Allah

By Sheriff Baba Bojang Hear me Mighty heavens Hear me Sand grains of the earth Hear me Waters of the great oceans Winged spirits of the high above Created with a...

Don’t bite the hand that feeds you

With Aicha This following explanation is taken from a website called: Writingexplained.org Definition: Don't criticise or hurt those you depend on; don't turn against a benefactor. This...

You are the sunshine of my life

With Aicha Stewie Wonder, the great African-American singer/songwriter was born 1950 in Michigan, USA. He has meant a lot for pop, soul and funk music. Stevie...

You can’t give or recieve with a closed fist

With Aicha What are your needs? Oh, you could give me a long list of your needs, from money so you can pay your kids'...

A road map

Some days ago the whole school was working with the same theme: our values. The motto for our school is: Safety, Responsibility, Respect. Strong...

Remembering Koro Ceesay

By Sheriff Bojang If he had been born a son of Kombo like my native Brikama, they would have been called Jung. Jung indeed, although...

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