UNFPA Hold Gov’t Annual Review Planning Meeting

UNFPA Hold Gov’t Annual Review Planning Meeting

December 28, 2017

By Halimatou Ceesay The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Gambia Government through National Population Commission Secretariat (NPCS) and partners yesterday started an annual review and planning meeting at the Ocean Bay Hotel in Cape Point Bakau, with the aim to critically look at the processes, successes, constraints, opportunities,Read More

Tribute to Deyda Hydara: A Doyen of Gambian Journalism

Tribute to Deyda Hydara: A Doyen of Gambian Journalism

December 15, 2017

  By Alagie Yorro Jallow The highest contempt is to negate the life of a human being and it is the grossest and most repulsive violation of human rights. What right does a government have in separating a husband from his wife, a father from his children, a friend fromRead More

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Building The New Gambia:Parliament must Investigate Government’s Engagement with Semlex and MGI

Building The New Gambia:Parliament must Investigate Government’s Engagement with Semlex and MGI

April 18, 2018 at 1:07 pm 0 comments

By Madi Jobarteh While we are painfully perplexed by the Barrow Government in still engaging Semlex, it is now beyond words that this Government would engage a dubious company like MGI! This is a company that colluded with Yaya Jammeh to defraud our nation through the Gateway Project. It isRead More

Gambia’s Fatou Jagne-Senghor Awarded National Order Of Merit By The President Of France

Gambia’s Fatou Jagne-Senghor Awarded National Order Of Merit By The President Of France

April 17, 2018 at 2:12 pm 0 comments

By Dr. Ebrima Ceesay ARTICLE 19’s Regional Director for West Africa, and Gambian National, Mrs. Fatou Jagne-Senghor was, on Thursday 12th April 2018, awarded the prestigious honor of Knight of the National Order of Merit (Chevalièr dans l’Ordre National du Mérite) by the President of France. The National Order ofRead More

MA Kharafi & Sons’ Gambia Coordinator Cross Examined On Sale Of Kairaba Hotel

MA Kharafi & Sons’ Gambia Coordinator Cross Examined On Sale Of Kairaba Hotel

April 17, 2018 at 1:52 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Following his evidence on the sale of Kairaba Beach Hotel which he claimed that Amadou Samba, a Gambian business tycoon was involved, the country’s coordinator of MA Kharafi and Sons, Momodou Lamin Sonko, was yesterday cross-examined by the lawyer representing Mr. Samba, Sheriff Tambadou before the JannehRead More

When the Elite Hijack Politics and Political Parties……

When the Elite Hijack Politics and Political Parties……

April 17, 2018 at 1:11 pm 0 comments

By Njundu Drammeh The elitist nature of political parties, call it pluralism if you like, is the 419, the indescribable fraudster. It typifies the classic “monkeys sweat and sacrifice and baboons share the booty of the bush amongst themselves”…. The people who sacrifice their all- time, meagre resources, lives, friendship,Read More

VYGA Held Dialogue Session On FGM Advocacy

VYGA Held Dialogue Session On FGM Advocacy

April 16, 2018 at 11:33 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Visionary Youth, the Gambia on Saturday during the weekend, held a one day dialogue session on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and Advocacy with community and social workers at the Regional Education Directorate in West Coast Region. Speaking at the Opening Isatou Bah Project Manager Visionary Youth, TheRead More