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Misplaced nationalism

By Alagie Saidy-Barrow With the recent boneheaded excursion of Senegalese forces into Gambian territory, I have seen a lot of outrage against the Senegalese and...

A different experience in the People’s Republic of China

By Muhamed A Badjie Apparently, some people in The Gambia have been spreading falsehood about the People's Republic of China. They have been misleading the...

Recent developments on Covid-19: What next- a Nation in crisis?

We come back to express our very deep concern over the way and manner that a major national crisis continues to be handled without...

Gambia’s 2020 Final Draft Constitution: A critical political-economy perspective

By Prof Abdoulaye Saine Having read the Final Draft Constitution, Report of the Constitutional Review Commission on the Draft Constitution for the Third Republic of...

The Draft Constitution: Curtailment of presidential powers

By Solomon Demba Firstly, I commend the CRC Commissioners for the service they offered to our nation; it is very much appreciated. Here, I do not...

My humble advice to Abdoulie Tambedou, Manjang’s replacement to head the SSHFC

By Morro Gaye Dear Mr. Tambedou, Please allow me to congratulate you on your new appointment as MD of SSHFC, an institution that has just emerged...

Vietnam’s Covid-19 success: Nationalism/low-cost model

Suruwa B. Wawa Jaiteh Vietnam's Covid-19 response model, based, essentially, on nationalism for containing the outbreak has been touted as a successful low-cost model. Whereas...

The rubrics and rudiments of human resources

By Alhaji Abubakar Darbo Often when you listen to government officials or other stakeholders speak at conferences on growth potentials in the Gambia or even...

Gambia urgently needs the D700M paid to Ecomig to fight the coronavirus pandemic

By Samsudeen Sarr That said, I still want to maintain my inflexible position that Gambia cannot do much without Senegal freeing us to manage our...

Gambia urgently needs the D700M paid to Ecomig to fight the coronavirus pandemic

By Samsudeen Sarr I just finished watching another interview given by the Gambia Defense Minister Honorable Sheikh Omar Faye to the Fatu Network where he...

A nation of three or five years!

By Musa Bah As Gambians spend hours and hours arguing about who has the larger crowd between people who cannot agree on the span of...

Can the state be but secular: the word, principles and practice?

By Muhammed Lenn In one of my last classes, a co-learner said “Lenn, I'm confused about secularism. What is it that they are fighting over?”...

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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...