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Gambia Outlawes Child Marriage

Gambia Outlawes Child Marriage

July 7, 2016 at 8:12 pm 0 comments

The president of the republic of the Gambia on Eid al-Fitr day Wednesday July 6 announced a ban on child marriage. In his statement on the national television President Yahya Jammeh said there would be a minimum penalty of twenty years jail term for any man who marries a girlRead More

Five men lost their lives at Birmingham metal recycling site

Five men lost their lives at Birmingham metal recycling site

July 7, 2016 at 7:21 pm 0 comments

By Sarata Jabbi Five men on Thursday July 7th lost their lives at Hawkeswood Metal recycling site in Aston church road, Nechells Birmingham. The four men were believed to be Gambians whist the fifth one was confirmed to be a Senegalese national. The men namely:Almamo Jammeh, Muhammed Jagana, Bangally Tunkara,Read More

Interview With Ousman Jallow

Interview With Ousman Jallow

July 1, 2016 at 6:06 pm 0 comments

By Sarata Jabbi The Global Initiative for the Support of People with Disabilities (GISPD) is a non-governmental charity and civil society organization that was established in November 2013. In an exclusive interview with the founder and coordinator Mr Ousman Jallow, a Gambian national now residing in Manchester, this is whatRead More

Gambians React To Jammeh’s Anti-Mandinka Remarks

Gambians React To Jammeh’s Anti-Mandinka Remarks

June 6, 2016 at 7:50 pm 0 comments

The president of the republic of the Gambia Yahya Jammeh during his meet the people tour in Tallinding June this year, made a hate speech against Mandingos (the largest tribe in the Gambia). He accused them of opposing him despite his achievements, and describing them enemies, foreigners, and threatened toRead More

GMC  Warns Jammeh’s Securities Over The Current Uprising In The Gambia

GMC Warns Jammeh’s Securities Over The Current Uprising In The Gambia

May 18, 2016 at 3:32 am 0 comments

As the standoff continues in the Gambia pressure is mounting on president Jammeh after a series of unprecedented opposition protests demanding an end to his ruling. The opposition Fatty warned people perpetuating President Yahya Jammeh’s grip on power that change is inevitable in the West African state and they wouldRead More