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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...

The dilemma of our transitional justice

By Capt. Ebou Jallow During the AFPRC transitional government, The Gambia was in a state of exception, a juridical condition without a constitutional foundation and...

Hear me, Ousman Koro Ceesay

Toney F Mendy, UTG Even as you rest, likely, with the imaginary simile of yours that many and myself today painted to console our hearts...

Solo Sandeng: Hailing a political colossus

By Alagi Yorro Jallow In comrade Solo Sandeng, the Gambia have lost yet another giant and icon of the second liberation struggle. It is a...

Dr Ibrahim Lowe: Educator, estimable and eclectic eminence

Hope was how I felt anticipating to attend his class, which was a trace too far from the uncouth cousin of hope: optimism. Yes,...

Tribute of a UTG graduate

By Baboucarr Camara There is no better feeling than putting on that gown with your name loudly called through the PA system and asked to...

Papa Serign Muhammadou Kabir Kah 1926 – 2018 Khalifa General of Mam Mass Kah, Medina Serign Mass, North Bank Region, The Gambia

By Prof Muhammadou MO Kah Inna lilahi wa inna elaihi raaji houn. May Allah SWT grant Papa Serign Muhammadou Kabir Kah Jannatul Fridaus. We convey our...

To the late Aja Fatou Asombie Bojang: Adieu – ‘Emitei Chaami’

By Momodou Sabally A wonderful mother, the late Aja Fatou Asombie Bojang, was the very embodiment of love, magnanimity and compassion. News of her passing...

Tribute to the late Rev. Bankole William Coker.

By:-DR. Henry D. R. Carrol (M.R.G.) Solicitor General Emeritus Of The Gambia & Senior Oxford-Trained Lawyer. Let me start my tribute, by playing on my mouth...

Jawara turns 94, a birthday tribute

By Tijan Massaneh Ceesay Once he asked me during a Guard of Honor inspection where did I get my information from when I uttered that...

Epitaph: Solo Sandeng: ‘Hailing A Political Colossus’

Alagi Yorro Jallow Comrade Solo Sandeng Immortalizes Liberation Struggle of Conscience Versus State Power: “My blood will nourish the tree that will bear the fruits...

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Scorpion’s team manager apologises

Gambia national team manager Ousman Drammeh has conveyed the apologies of the Scorpions to the general public for narrowly missing out on the group...

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...

Jammeh gets life ban, faces criminal trial

By Omar Bah The Gambia government has published its white paper on the Janneh Commission report which looked into the financial activities of former president...

Justice Minister explains diplomatic passport request

By Omar Bah The Minister of Justice Abubacarr Tambadou has officially reacted to criticisms over his decision to request diplomatic passports for five members of...

Gov’t concern over leakage of state documents

By Omar Bah The Gambia government has expressed concern over the continued leakage of secrets government documents before they are due for public consumption. Specifically referring...