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So much to say Abdou, so little space

By Alieu Bah (Immortal X) We all return to the fullness of the earth forever to tarry in the eternal loneliness of one's beginnings. Today...

In honor of Mr Carr, may his soul be blessed

By Baba Galleh Jallow To God we belong and to Him we return. And so we are asked to take the passing of loved ones...

Tribute to Ambassador Imam Pa Momodou Njie

By Abdoulie Baax Touray Death struck Imam Pa Momodou Njie of the Pipeline Mosque on March 2 and tens of thousands of people mourned an...

Salieu Ebun H. John Gambian artist, art teacher, author 1944-2019

By Hassoum Ceesay The demise in Banjul on 13 November 2019 of Salieu Ebun Haruna John has robbed our country of its pioneer arts and...

For the love of Soninkara: Tribute to Sise Sawaneh

By Momodou Sabally The sudden demise of Sise Jaha Sawaneh hit me like a thunderbolt. The news is completely devastating and I know for sure that...

Tribute to a bosom friend: Dr Peter Da Costa

By Omar Ousman Jobe Fifi and I started together in Gambia High School. I was coming from Campama Primary School and he from Methodist Prep. We...

Hon. Edrissa Samba Sallah

Momodou Camara (Acca) I have the honour and privilege to write this small tribute to my father-in-law who was the Hon Edrissa Samba Sallah of...

Would Yahya Jammeh have given Sir Dawda Jawara a befitting state funeral?

By Dr. Alieu Faal Under President Adama Barrow, Sir Dawda Jawara was given full state burial befitting his status as the founding father of our...

Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara; 1924 to 2019

By Muhammad I.S Gassama The father of the nation, the founder of the sovereign state of the Gambia and the veritable architect of our national...

Re: Salute Sir Dawda-the unifier and beacon of tribal harmony

By: Momodou Camara Allow me to quote from Marc Antony in his speech at the Burial of Julius Caesar and its relevance to Gambians and...

Alhaji Ambassador Ebou M. Taal, (1937-2019),Gambian pioneer diplomat, international civil servant and historian

By Hassoum Ceesay Alhaji Ebou Taal who died at 82, weekend, was a pioneer Gambian diplomat, international civil servant and a historian of the socio-political...

The half century tenure of Alkalo Meta Jassey of Bakoteh

By Omar Joof The face of modern Bakoteh is no more. Alkali Meta Jassey recently joined his ancestors after a tenure of almost fifty years. He...

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