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Clockwork of the cosmos

By Talib Gibran I must admit writing this piece was almost as difficult as my first essay which was written having realised, naively of course,...

Dark angel

By Talibeh Gibran You probably haven't but I watched a movie premiered nearly two decades ago about a genetically enhanced superhuman prototype who took upon...

Playing with beads

Author: Talib Gibran I used to like GRTS a lot. No, the only time I actually liked GRTS was when I was on news...

The real me

I am Talib. Named after Talib Khiyarr, Jalisul Mustapha. I was born in Kiang. Yes, Kiang, where all the big bellies come from. Except...

This and That

By Talib Gibran Yes, Sheriff once wrote 'This and That'. Ebrima Baldeh had a column named 'This and That' but only wrote a few articles...

Touba: A Pilgrim’s Progress

The Maagal If you intend to go to a grand gaamo, where grand men of Ayatollah looks, wearing ten-metre embroidered basagne riz grand boubou congregate,...

Letter to Lena

By Sulayman Jammeh Well I have never imagined that I really got a love philosopher as a student in my class. While I was marking...

Touba: A Pilgrim’s Progress

In 1678, a half-literate Englishman wrote a Christian allegory about one man's spiritual journey. He called it Pilgrim's Progress and it became a well-loved...

Daily garbage

By Sapientia Seeker TUESDAY — this is one of the days that I get really stuck in the dark, hollow abyss of writers' block. Deep...

On positive energy: Keys to a resilient life

Muhammed my Son, I salute you once again with enthusiasm and buoyant joy! This is yet another epistle among the many penned to you so...

aFrican wAhala

My second favourite Nigerian used to be Honorable Patrick Obahiagbon, Edo State's eloquent politician and chief of staff to the Governor. When Nigeria turned...

Natu Ya’Allah

By Latirr Carr Once upon a time, I wrote an essay hailing the efforts of the Kairaba Police Station and their professionalism in dealing with...

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Lamin Darbo—right, Madi Jobarteh—wrong, President Barrow’s term cannot start in 2017

I invite reference to an eye-catching frontpage article published by my learned junior Barrister Lamin J Darbo, in the Monday 18TH May 2020, publication...

Letters: Apparent lack of preparedness in the opposition camp

  Dear editor, When governments are mired in indecisiveness, ineffectiveness and ambiguity and saddled with rampant corruption, people naturally look up to opposition group for alternative...