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The language we were born knowing The tragedy of childhood is the failings of parents…

By Rohey Samba Some kids love to laugh. Loud, boisterous, heartfelt laughter, which rings across like springs of water droplets that descend heavily on top...

Unraveling the burden of truth in the pursuit of reconciliation

By Rohey Samba An intergenerational listening circle for women They all came at their own volition in response to an invitation that took months to confirm....

To work to earn a living or to make a living? A conversation between colleagues at work Part 2

By Rohey Samba Kumba am Ndey (After her major outburst, she regarded her colleague for a while before slowly stating) I have heard all you have...

To work to earn a living or to make a living? A conversation between colleagues at work

By Rohey Samba When someone, anyone, who is not worthy of being a secretary for his/her lack of skills and basic education - by education...

New Gambia: To walk the talk

With Rohey Samba As an oestrogen based life form, unlike my testosterone counterparts, I am expected to suck up quibbles and move on. Not fight...

There is no self-made man!

With Rohey Samba Within reason, I wish not to impose customs or redefine mores. Nor yet do I wish to mind the affairs of the...

I never knew what I’d do if I caught up with her

With Rohey Samba I was born in Farato village in the early eighties, a while after the attempted infamous coup d'etat by Kukoi Samba Sanyang....

When wilt that statue, bend down low? A tribute to my maternal grandma, Fatmata Borogi Wanjanga

With Rohey Samba The cynical old philosopher Hobbles was quoted as saying many years ago that man's life is 'nasty, brutish and short'. This was...

Where is God? About Barrow’s 60 mosques and what Gambia really needs

With Rohey Samba A man took his child along on a visit to an eminent Islamic scholar in a remote part of the country. During...

What France’s world cup win means to us all About racism and why African governments are to blame

With Rohey Samba This Khaled Beydoun's viral tweet on France's world cup win on Sunday right after the conclusion of the game, stirs into an...

In the by-place of nature, we agree to disagree About Kerr Fatou vs Fatou Network, Serekunda Hospital ER, drowning at Palma Beach

With Rohey Samba There was a time in The Gambia, when hating Yahya Jammeh was the thing to do. Everybody claimed to hate him. Even...

Labour is not a commodity (Declaration of Philadelphia) – True or False?

The overwhelming question remains; is labour a commodity - True or False? To answer this question, I will examine the underlying principle of the terms;...

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The Mayor of popular Senegalese tourist resort Saly has said the town will send a team to the next edition of the Senegambia Run,...

States are amoral. All of them

Dr Sulayman Njie With the change of administration in The Gambia – there has been a plethora of conversations regarding the state and the demos,...

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By Omar Bah Haji Suwareh, the spokesperson of Operation 3 Years Jotna, has urged the political parties in the Coalition government to declare their departure...

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Momodou Camara (Acca) The annual G20 summit often seems like a talking shop for the world's most powerful governments. The leaders of 19 of the...

Gov’t must be clear about Jammeh’s assets – FTJ

By Omar Bah The interim leader of Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction has called on the Barrow administration to tell Gambians how they sold...