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Conflicts of interests in The Gambia’s TRRC: Is anyone listening?

By Dr Omar Janneh (PhD) It will be difficult to address the issue of (alleged or perceived) conflict of interest if the conflicted individual(s) claim...

Are Gambian Journalists Scrofulous…?

A lot has been said in the past few days about the accusations Pres. Adama Barrow levelled against some 'unknown' journalists. He claimed that...

Return to the past

By Ebrima Baldeh July is usually not a sacred month, however, from 1995 to 2015, a revolution hatched by former leader Yahya Jammeh and his...

Meaning of the Gambian National Anthem

For The Gambia Our Homeland…. Yes, regardless of how far we have travelled or the number of years we have been away, Gambia is and...

Visionary leadership in the 21st century

By Gibril Saine, London Meanwhile, the single most recurrent theme on various discussant platforms amounts to a question of leadership. In my own life, at...

The impact of sand mining on the environment and social cohesion in western Gambia

By Abdoukarim Sanneh, London, United Kingdom The Atlantic Coast Line of the Gambia along with the River Gambia and its tributaries, the Mangrove habitats and...

Blood on their hands: We need paradigm shift in governing Gambia

By Burama FL Jamm The full force of our laws should come down hard. Some presidential proclamation is not enough. Nor are bogus investigation an...

Reform the faulty Standard 0perating Procedure (sop) to finally stop the killing

By Samsudeen Sarr The regrettable or rather unfortunate Faraba Banta incident on Monday the 18th of June 2018 where three young Gambians lost their lives...

Who will police the Gambia Police Force?

By Abdoukarim Sanneh, London, United Kingdom Many African Countries are democratising their police and security services through reforms so that the public can have a...

Trans-Gambia bridge project and remaining political ecology issues of Gambia River Basin development

By Abdoukarim Sanneh, London, United Kingdom Adaptation to Climate Change in the Gambia River Basin-Socio-Economic Analysis was the theme of my postgraduate research at University...

Children’s views and opinions on the TRRC and transitional justice

By Baba Galleh Jallow Over the past several months, the Ministry of Justice, in collaboration with UNICEF, the Victims' Center, the National Youth Council, the...

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Dembo ‘By Force’ Resigns From UDP

The National President of the United Democratic Party, Dembo 'By Force' Bojang, has yesterday parted ways with the party. A terse resignation letter shared with...

Farmers to get D18,000 per ton

The Secco price for a ton of groundnut is D18,000 this season. A press release from the Gambia Food, Processing and Marketing Corporation, the government...

Suu Kyi criticised in court over ‘silence’ on Myanmar rape claims

Aung San Suu Kyi has been told that her silence over allegations of sexual violence and rape carried out against Rohingya people in Myanmar...

CRC urged to omit clause that bars convicts from contesting

By Omar Bah The Constitutional Review Commission has been urged to omit subsection (2) (b) of the draft constitution that bars convicted persons from contesting...

TRRC sends Nogoi, 3 others for overseas treatment

By Mafugi Ceesay The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission and its partners have arranged overseas treatment for four victims of the Jammeh regime. Abdoukarim Jammeh, Yusupha...